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The Sacred Isle Pre-Christian Religions in Ireland

By: Dáithí O hOgain; Daithi O'Hogain

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: April 22, 1999

Seller ID: 015998

ISBN: 0851157475

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Boydell Press, 1999. First Edition. 8vo. Collectible Not Price Clipped and NOT a library book. Clean Pages. Photo of Two sided stone pre-Christian Celtic head. This fine Irish scholar and poet does what few achieve. He balances poetic understanding with linguistic knowledge. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books Since 1977 packing with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Irish Wit and Humor Anecdote Biography Of Swift Curran O'Leary And O'Connell Original 1878 Hardcover

By: Dean Swift, John Philpot Curran, Father O'Leary, Daniel O'Connell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, J.A.McGee,: 1878

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011761

Condition: Very Good


New York: J.A.McGee,, 1878. Book. Very Good.Handsome Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Nineteenth Century Hardcover in Very Good condition. Irish nineteenth century collection. A window into an era. Collectible Irish American publisher.This original edition hardcover has a beautiful Gold shamrock design and gilt tiles on the front cover. Except for a bit of shelf fades this wonderful Irish book is in very good clean, tight wonderful shape.Gilt shamrocks on cover. Great frontis b/w Irish folk scene.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Inventing Ireland The Literature of the Modern Nation

By: Declan Kiberd

Price: $26.77

Publisher: U.S.A, Harvard University Press: 1996

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 008400

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Harvard University Press, 1996. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 708pp.Hardcover with dust jacket Excellent overview of Ireland and it's conversion of the outside world to humanism and religion at the same exact time. A little shelf wear on jacket but still. Dust jacket present. View more info

On Irish Themes

By: Dennis Flynn James T. Farrell

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, U. Penn Press: 1982

Seller ID: 016039

ISBN: 0812211324

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback First American Edition Clean inside NOT a library copy. just a little shelf wear. James Joyce and Frank O'Connor and the Irish renaissance. Examples "Jim Larkin" "Joyce and Ibsen" "A Note On Ulysses" "The Works of Frank O'Connor" "A Portrait of James Connolly" that alone...Many more Clean free of markings. First Edition. View more info

Symbolism of the Celtic Cross

By: Derek Bryce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: York Beach, Maine, U.s.a., Red Wheel / Weiser: 1995-11

Seller ID: 66839

ISBN: 087728850X

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Clean 128 pp. B/W Illustrated Study of Celtic Mysticism hidden with the art of the Christian Cross. Pictish symbol stones Irish and Welsh Standing Stones. The World Tree Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 View more info

Scottish Gaelic Studies Vol. XI Part II September 1968 Notes on the Poems ascribed to Mary Macleod in D.C. Macpherson's Duanaire

By: Derick S. Thomson Edited John Bannerman, Derick S. Thomson, Hugh Barron, J.L. Campbell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Scotland, University of Aberdeen: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6606

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Complete Original 124 pp. Scottish Gaelic Studies Vol. XI Part II September 1968 Some light cover soiling particularly where staples were. Tight binding clean insides.Six essays including " Notes on the Poems ascribed to Mary Macleod in D.C. Macpherson's Duanaire" J.L. Campbell "Notes On the Scottish Entries In The Early Irish Annals" by Dalriada scholar John Bannerman and "Unpublished Letters by the Poet Ewan MacLachlan plus more Clean NOT a library copy Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped well. First Edition. View more info

History Of Ireland Hardcover

By: Desmond McGuire

Price: $24.00

Publisher: America, Bison Books: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005994

Condition: Fine


America: Bison Books, 1987. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First American Edition Large Fine Hardcover With Fine Dust Jacket Clean Free of Writing or Underlines NOT a Library Copy. Extensive illustration both color and b/w Bronze Age Megalithic times to Modern Ireland looks like a beautiful full Color coffee table book. But it is much deeper! Megalithic,Celtic Paganism,Celtic Christian,Tudor, Protestant Fenianism, Land War. A whole Irish library in one big hardcover book! Great gift book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Irish Forests No 45 of the Irish Environmental Library Series

By: Desmond Murphy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, Folens: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016383

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Folens Book. Illus. by Mary O'Connell. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Fine Clean Collectible Condition 60pp.. Rich ColorPaintings on Every Page Bring the Irish Forest into View and to reforestation. Number 45 in the series . First Edition. View more info

Paradise

By: Dikkon Eberhart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Owings Mills, Stemmer House Pub: 1983

Seller ID: 013387

ISBN: 0916144526

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book.Fine Hardcover. First American Edition. Historical and Spiritual discovery novel about the Irish seafaring Saint Brendan and his uncle Barinthus who figures in the medieval Arthurian "Vita Merlini" and the New World. Well written Collectible Near Fine all around shape. Nicely mylared too . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Gaelic Pioneers Of Christianity The Work and Influence of Irish Monks and Saints in Continental Europe (VI-XIIth Cent.)

By: Dom Louis Gougaud

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H. Gill And Son: 1923

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 66740

Condition: Very Good+


First English Language Hardcover Edition Original Handsome Very Good+ Near Fine Purple Cloth Gilt Tiles on Spine Clean 166 pp. Free of Writing NO underlines Tight binding Handsome Medieval bookplate with the Seal of Manchester Public Library Very small faded library circle on spine looks part of binding. Translated from French classic study of Celtic Saints work among the early Medieval Franks and Goths. The early Celtic Church was seriously influenced by Hebrew Syrian Christianity their love of Apocrypha and Hebrew Psalms and Lunar calendar similarities made this tribal faith of family appeal... View more info

Ireland the Great The Irish Discovery Of North America

By: Don Carleton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bristol, Goldneybooks: 2004

Seller ID: 016685

ISBN: 0954809025

Condition: Very Good


2005. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Edition Collectible Trade Paperback. Very Good Clean pages NOT a library copy, small crease on corner cover no writing inside. No bookplates NO writing. Excellent academic chapter on similar irish clothing with Native American and the use of Inauguration trees and hill top sacred enclosures.A lot of thought here. Footnotes,Curraghs and coracles bibliography. Well researched and serious not sensationalist.Since 1977 we wrap with care.. First Edition. View more info

Poems From Ireland The Irish Times 1944 Hardcover

By: Donagh MacDonagh Edited

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dublin, 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 636

Condition: Fair+


First Edition 1944 Hardcover Published by the Dublin Times Fair+ Reading copy 91 pp. Pages clean but much of leather spine chipped away. Boards loose but attached.Title on cover clear. NOT a library copy. A fine reading copy only anthology of Anglo-Irish poetry from the heart of the men and women of 1940's Ireland. No writing in book First Edition. View more info

The Saint And The Hunchback Hardcover

By: Donald A.Stauffer

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Simon & Schuster: 1946

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010629

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Simon & Schuster, 1946. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover with Good+ Mylar Protected Dust jacket Wonderful little known Irish historical fantasy NOT a library book. Celtic fantasy fiction about a young Irish monk set in era of Charlemagne. Some small d/j chips and little very light wear still nicely mylared. Lost treasure.. Great Irish mythic novel. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Irish Sea Province In Archaeology And History

By: Donald Moore Edited E.G. Bowen, Leslie Alcock, Michael Herity, Nora K. Chadwick Trefor M. Owen, Caoimhin O Danachair, P.H. Sawyer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Cambrian Archaeological Association: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11079

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Trade Paperback 125 pp. B/W Illus NOT a library copy. Eleven essays on Megaliths in Wales, Irish Seafaring, Celtic Hillforts. So much Here are some of the great scholars Donald Moore Edited E.G. Bowen, Leslie Alcock, Michael Herity, Nora K. Chadwick Trefor M. Owen, Caoimhin O Danachair, P.H. Sawyer Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books Five Star Customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Ireland the Rock Whence I Was Hewn Hardcover

By: Donn Byrne

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London:, Sampson Low,: 1927

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 006401

Condition: Good


London:: Sampson Low,, 1927. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good Solid Black First English Edition Hardcover NOT a library book A beloved Classic of Irish life, a photo life study from the inside out to journey to Aran Island cottages, dolmens, and round towers A look Ireland from the inside by this beloved Irish writer. Shelf usage, a slight repaired slit at the top of the spine. Clean solid copy.. First Edition. View more info

Ireland: The Rock Whence I Was Hewn Hardcover

By: Donn Byrne.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, And Company: 1929

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 542

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Little, Brown, And Company, 1929. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Green Original Cloth. First American Edition Very Good clean shape. B/W photos of Megaliths, chapels, thatched cottages, fishermen. The pictures are a window into an older Ireland you can still see bits of. Here you see before. One of the best early travel writing to Ireland. Not much better since! NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Bethu Brigte (Irish Literature - Prose)

By: Donncha O'hAodha

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1978

Seller ID: 874716887

ISBN: 1855001020

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover First Irish Edition Clean 91 Pages NO Writing anywhere NOT a library copy. Except for a little cover soiling Near Fine. Irish and English translation with notes grammar and introduction.. Here is at once both an ancient Celtic Goddess and a beloved living Saint to all the Celtic speaking peoples and whose Holy Wells abound and heal. Three Geese in Flight passionate about customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Religious Songs Of Connacht A Collection Of Poems, Stories , Prayers, Satires, Ranns, Charms Part V Chapter VII

By: Douglas Hyde

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.h.Gill & Son: 1906

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 014838

Condition: Good


Dublin: M.h.Gill & Son, 1906. Book. Good. Trade Paperback.Original First Irish Edition of Part V in this collection Of Irish Gaelic Prayers,Spells,Charms collected in the west of Ireland by Douglas Hyde. 105 pp.Good condition.Small chip at top and bottom of paper spine.Small. Clean inside except for a little age spots. A bit like an Irish version of the Scottish Carmina Gadelica. First Irish Edition Gaelic one side English translation facing. Even a Gaelic spell for a toothache! 36 years selling Celtic studies. We wrap first in paper then bubble. First Edition. View more info

Religious Songs Of Connacht A Collection of Poems, Stories, Prayers, Satires, Ranns, Charms Part II Original Irish Edition

By: Douglas Hyde

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H.Gill & Son: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014841

Condition: Good


Dublin: M.H.Gill & Son, 1906.Good- Book.Tight and Clean But Begins Only On Page 95.and Ends on Page 206.Missing Title page and however many pages before "96" From 96 until 206 present.Original blue card stock covers. 1st Edition. Original 1906 Blue Covers. Near Fine First Irish Edition Part II in this series collected in Gaelic and English by Douglas Hyde in the West of Ireland in the beginning of the last century 206 pp. Material on Mary Mother of Jesus. "Mary's Holy Well""Dialogue Between the Priest and the Poor Man" Gaelic one side English facing more.Clean inside an... View more info

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The Children Of Tuireann The Third Of The Three Sorrows, Or Pities Of Story-Telling Original 1941 Talbot Press Dublin Edition

By: Douglas Hyde

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Dublin, Talbot Press: 1941

Edition: First Irish Edition Thus

Seller ID: 6565

Condition: Very Good+


Original 1941 Dublin Talbot Press Edition With Una Hyde B/W Cover Illustration of the Three Sons Of Tuireann. Clean Very Good+ Collectible Clean Tight Condition. Some light sunning on boards only. Hint of foxing on last two pages.NOT a library copy. NO inscriptions NO writing Wrap around green Card stock cover.. 58 pp. + Glossary. Known in Irish Shanachie circles as, "One of the Three Sorrowful Tales of Storytelling" Tells of the Tuatha De Dannan having to perform impossible tasks before the battle against the monstrous Fomor. here by the Father of the Gaelic revival Douglas Hyde tran... View more info

Contes Gaeliques Traduit de L'irlandais par George Dottin

By: Douglas Hyde Preface Jean Markale

Price: $17.00

Publisher: France, Broceliande Editions Du Rocher: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016482

Condition: Fine


France: Broceliande Editions Du Rocher, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition First Edition Clean Pages NOT a library book Color Illustration on cover of Irish Fairy tale hero striking a giant. Douglas Hyde was the reincarnation of a an Irish Druid. here is proof in his retelling of these stories. Three Geese In Flight we wrap first in paper to keep the book tight and clean. First Edition. View more info

Myth, Legend And Romance An Encyclopedia Of the Irish Folk Tradition Hardcover

By: Dr Daithi O Hogain

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice Hall: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009600

Condition: Fine


New York: Prentice Hall, 1991. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket both excellent, clean condition. Excellent academic study of the folklore and Fairy faith of the Irish people. The seasonal festivals and the Holy wells as well as the Fenian traditions of the Irish storytellers are among the many subjects. Great book and in great condition. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Wearing of the Green A History of St. Patrick's Day

By: Dr. Mike Cronin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge: December 28, 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012359

ISBN: 041518004X

Condition: Fine


First American Edition Near Fine Collectible Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket. Comprehensive View of the St. Patrick's Day parade since it's celebration began to honor Irish Catholic Civil War Veterans of the Fighting 69th In depth history of Saint Patrick Day Parade. Many great Illus. Excellent like new collectible condition, Not a library book. Three Geese in Flight Celtic books since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Celts

By: Duncan Norton-Taylor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Time-Life: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 338

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Time-Life, 1974. Book. Illus. by Color and B/W. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Powerful Painting of Tough Celtic Warriors With Mustached Faces behind their Iron Age Bronze shields. Color and B/W Illus. Clean NOT a library copy. Excellent all around study of the Druids, the rights of woman in the Celtic world. A lot on Celtic fortifications. Gaulish hillforts. Ann Ross (Pagan Celtic Britain) (Druids) was a consultant. Really great clear photos. This is the older Time Life book and really worthwhile book. . Dust jacket pres... View more info

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The Great O' Neill

By: E. Boyd Barrett

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Boston, Hale Cushman & Flint: 1939

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66808

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean 443 pp. pages Spine intact Price intact NOT a library copy. Perhaps one of the most exciting passionate historical studies of the Ulster struggle and the Irish heroes Shane O'Neill and the later O'Neills and the Elizabethans. This is a excellent copy as well. Irish studies since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping in brown paper before packing to protect jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Irish Folk Ways

By: E. Estyn Evans

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, The Devin-Adair Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11090

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Good+ Mylar protected Dust Jacket First American Edition 324 pp B/W drawings and photos. Handbook of Irish and Celtic vernacular architecture farm tools techniques by a master of same. Published by Irish American publisher Devin Adair. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Clochans or beehives (see drawing page 16) went from human monastic to farm use. New England and New York has controversially same as in Upton Ma..Some jacket chips but nice copy and book excellent. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books in America since 1977 Five star passionate customer service Dust jacket prese... View more info

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The Monastery Of Tallaght Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy Volume XXIX Section C. No. 5

By: E. J. Gwynn And W.J. Purton

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Dublin, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016876

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 1911. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Irish Edition. 8vo Very Good overall Clean Original 1911 Blue Paper Edition. Clean NOT a library Copy. Loss at bottom and top of paper spine. Clean condition.Not much better to have to listen to a Irish Anchorite monk as he goes over rules and spirituality. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books passionate customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Lady Gregory Interviews and Recollections Hardcover

By: E.H.Mikhail

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Macmillan Company: 1977

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 012879

Condition: Fine


London: The Macmillan Company, 1977. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a library book. Clean free of marks Maybe twenty or so essays by great Irish writers themselves in this anthology of essays on Lady Gregory.A few of them are "With Lady Gregory in Coole" W.B.Yeats " "Kincora" William G.Fay"A Visit to Coole"George Moore""Lady Gregory at Rehearsals" Maire Nic Shiubhlaigh many more in this concise . Hardcover. The dust jacket has a few very small tears else the book and jack... View more info

Yes and Albert Thomas

By: E.J.Phelan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Press: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010319

Condition: Very Good+


London: The Cresset Press, 1936. Book. Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. First English Edition Amazing Window into the labor movement in Europe and in America before WW II. This talented Irish author portrays French Socialist Albert Thomas meeting with Henry Ford. Very Good hardcover and Light edge wear on Dust Jacket but bright in it's mylar jacket. Clean .No date C.1936 268 pp. NOT Price cut. NOT a library copy We wrap since 1977 in brown paper before wrapping Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Iron Axe-Head of La Tene Date Archaeological Acquisitions for the Year 1957 Volume LXXXVIII Part II 1958

By: E.Rynne Breandan, O'Riordain E.M.Prendergast, A.T.Lucas Edited

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Ireland, Nationa Museum of Ireland, 1958: 1958

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009608

Condition: Very Good


Complete Original Very Good Academic 116-152 pp Paperback.Ireland: National Museum of Ireland, 1958, First Thus. 8vo Very Good Original Irish 1958 Academic Publication. Clean pages One small chip on top of back cover else very good. No writing no underlines. NOT a library book. Five b/w illustrated essays with line drawings bound in this National Museum of Ireland's booklet "Early Bronze Age Hoard from Co.Leitrim""Bronze Age Burial at Carrickbrack.Co Donegal""Iron Axe-Head of La Tene Date""Stone Mould For Flat Axes" "Three Bone Combs" has drawings of anc... View more info