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The Legend Of Tara Dundalgan Press

By: Elizabeth Hickey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dundalgan Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014900

Condition: Near Fine


Ireland: Dundalgan Press, 1969. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Green Cover With Celtic Triskell On Cover. First Irish Edition 39 pp. Bibliography. Scholarly little retelling of the wonders of the seat of the High King of Ireland and his feasting hall. the legends and known Irish history of this hill of wonders.. First Edition. View more info

Early Christian Inscriptions of Munster A Corpus of the Inscribed Stones (Excluding Oghams) (Medieval Studies) Hardcover

By: Elizabeth Okasha; Katherine Forsyth

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cork, Cork University Press: July 15, 2001

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 6561

ISBN: 1859181708

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine UnClipped Dust Jacket 374 pp.B/W Illus. Clean Black Cloth and Color Inscribed Standing Stone on front cover. Numerous B/W drawings on Early Medieval Irish Gaelic and Latin Inscriptions of free standing crosses and standing stones in the Province of Munster. Great for research on early Celtic Irish Christian inscriptions in Munster. Academic and exciting and handsome. Great gift or present for one's Irish and Celtic library. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper to protect dust jacket First Edition. View more info

Recits De Mythologie Celtique Recueillis Par Ella Young Hardcover

By: Ella Young

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Paris: Triades: 1966

Edition: First French Ed

Seller ID: 011187

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Paris: Triades, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First French Ed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover First French Ed. Ella Young was a radical Gaelic speaking Protestant from Northern Ireland and friend of W.B.Yeats, and Maud Gonne. She appears to have run guns, later taught Celtic myth at Berkeley University! Here are Celtic Wonder tales to read by a Fairy lake. B/W Illus. Some light sunning on hardcover else Very good tight and clean. Gilt illus of abstract harper on cover. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

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The Tangle-Coated Horse And Other Tales Episodes From The Fionn Saga

By: Ella Young

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay: 1967

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 874716848

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good++ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket Mylar Protected Price clipped NOT a library copy Clean Pages NO book plates NO signatures Dust Jacket has two little chips at bottom of spine and light jacket shelf wear but overall quite nice and bright in Mylar jacket. (See our photos) Vera Bock B/W Illus. Ella Young is finally getting her due. After being almost invisible in Celtic Studies and forgotten in Fantasy circles but no more.Here is her bright shinning gem of a book. Fionn is born anew written by a woman who was as close to a Sidhe mound as an Irish Presbyterian can get and still com... View more info

At the Gates of Dawn: A Collection of Writings by Ella Young

By: Ella Young, John Matthews (Editor), Denise Sallee (Editor)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Skylight Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716880

ISBN: 1908011165

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback 220 pages Shelf handling Wear Clean Pages. Library ink stamp on on contents page but very mild library marking. Irish fantasy of the very best.Very good enjoying copy to put in car and carry about the material world of men. No one writes with the Irish Fairy hand of Ella Young. here we have sampling of everything poetry short stories of the Old Celtic Gods and Goddess and auto biography and even some material never seen even by old fans like us of Miss Young from the Seventies. Here is a bargain ticket to the Otherworld. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myth since 1977 Fi... View more info

The World of the Irish Wonder Tale An Introduction to the Study of Fairy Tales

By: Elliott B. Gose Jr

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Dingle, Brandon Books Publishers Ltd: December 30, 1985

Seller ID: 014622

ISBN: 0863220746

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1985. Clean 228.pages. First Canadian Edition. NOT a library copy. Light shelf wear only.NO writing Study of Irish fairy tales as a inner tool for transformation. Finn McCool and the Fianna. Clean free of writing. Great bibliography as well. Three Geese In Flight over 40 years offering Celtic studies wrapped first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

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The World Of The Irish Wonder Tale An Introduction To The Study Of Fairy Tales Hardcover

By: Elliott B. Gose,Jr

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006753

Condition: Fine


Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1985. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Collectible Condition First Canadian Edition. Wonderful study of Celtic mythology and Irish Fairy lore. The Irish Fairy world is here NOT a library copy. Great condition. Uncommon in collectible Hardcover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Myth in the 21st Century: The Gods and their Stories in a Global Perspective (New Approaches to Celtic Religion and Mythology)

By: Emily Lyle

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Wales, University Of Wales Press:

Seller ID: 874716915

ISBN: 1786832054

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition First Edition 218 pp. NOT a library copy. NO writing NO signatures Twelve Essays by different scholars each as good as the next. A few "The Celtic Dragon Myth Revisited" Joseph Falaky Nagy "Identity, Time and the Otherworld: An Observation on The Wooing of Etain" John Carey "The Armorican Voyage to the Afterlife" Fanch Bihan-Gallic Another ob St. Patrick Another on the Tain, The Mabinogi Much more. Fine shape. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 wrapped with care View more info

Kissing the Witch Old Tales in New Skins

By: Emma Donoghue

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., HarperTeen: April 30, 1999

Seller ID: 016633

ISBN: 0064407721

Condition: Very Good


Very Good.Trade Paperback.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First American Trade Paperback.Very Good+ Clean pages, no writing in text. NOT a library copy. Light crease on corner of front cover. Tight binding Literature with memories of every pain woven into Cinderella and more by a fine Irish woman writer out of the old days. Mysterious witches and memory of loss woven into wonder. Thirteen tales. Since 1977 we wrapping out Celtic Studies with care. First Edition. View more info

Ireland and the Atlantic Heritage Selected Writings

By: Emyr Estyn Evans

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, Lilliput Press: February 1997

Seller ID: 005016

ISBN: 1874675481

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket First Irish Edition. Clean pages. NOT a library book.Ireland: The Lilliput Press, 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Atlantic sea province essays. From Spain to Maine, to Ulster to Brittany! From the Megalithic to Nazi spies in the Irish archeology museum. Irish Seasonal Festivals discussed. Turf cutting tools drawings Academic anthology dedicated to a truly fine scholar.Great condition. For 35 years we wrap first in brown paper to protect the jacket. Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. ... View more info

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Spies In Ireland

By: Eno Stephan

Price: $36.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Stackpole: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90111

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped. NOT a library copy. Clean interior 311 pp.Except for light rubs at top of jacket this book and its mylar protected jacket are in much better condition than usually seen. World War Two Ireland and its spies. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Archaisms In The Ogham Inscriptions Eoin MacNeill Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy Volume XXXIX Section C. No.3

By: Eoin MacNeill

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Ireland, Royal Irish Academy: 1980

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016769

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Original Grey. Wrappers. Ireland: Royal Irish Academy, 1980.2nd Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Near Fine 34-53 pp. Clean "Archaisms In The Ogham Inscriptions" By Eoin MacNeill NOT a library copy. Second Irish Edition Large Quarto Original Royal Irish Academy 16pp. Gray Stiff Original Academic Paper binding.. One page has a small tear else' Fine' really. Speaks of the survival of anti-Roman Druidism in the Sixth century as witnessed by these Oghams according to the famed Irish scholar Eoin Macneill Includes Text. Oghams and translations.Wrapping Celtic studies with... View more info

Celtic Ireland

By: Eoin MacNeill

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Dublin, Martin Lester: 1921

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 11006

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original First Irish Edition Hardcover 182 Pages clean. Tight binding Fade discoloration on edge of front cover and leading edge of paper else great Except for gift inscription on first free endpaper. Spine brisk with bright Gilt Titling. Fold out Maps,MacNeil brought a clear unbiased eye to ancient Ireland yet was a Patriot and a Scholar. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 from the Land to the West First Edition. View more info

Saint Patrick By Eoin MacNeill

By: Eoin MacNeill Edited John Ryan With A Memoir

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Dublin, Clonmore and Reynolds: 1964

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 006060

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Dublin: Clonmore and Reynolds, 1964. First Irish Edition. 8vo Fascinating research by Eoin MacNeill the great Irish scholar and rebel. Also bibliography and academic essays on Celtic Christianity. Edited by the Irish scholar John Ryan, discusses 'File and Druid' ,'Brehon laws'. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Myths and Legends

By: Eoin Neeson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Seller ID: 012773

ISBN: 0760719098

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover With Fine Collectible Dust Jacket, 1998. First Thus. 8vo. Seven Tales of Irish mythology originally published in two separate Mercier paperbacks. Here republished in one handsome hardcover.Fine Condition First Edition thus. Introduction and seven tales of classic Irish myths The Ulster cycle and Cuchulain, Deirdre, The Fate of the Children of Tuireann, and their quest for the Spear of Pisear the Tuatha de Dannan etc.Great collectible clean shape. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Art Deco Cover art on jacket 'The Riders of The Sidhe' John McKirdy Duncan.Three Geese In Flight... View more info

The Second Book of Irish Myths and Legends Hardcover

By: Eoin Neeson

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Mercier: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016361

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Mercier, 1968. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine little Green Hardcover. NOT a Library book. Clean. Excellent retelling of three heroic tales of Irish Mythology" The Children of Lir" "Diarmuid and Graine" "The Sickbed of Cuchulain" Introduction. This wonderful little clean hardcover is published and printed in County Cork.. First Edition. View more info

Silence is Golden And Other Stories

By: Eric Cross

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Ireland, Poolbeg Press: 1978

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012699

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Poolbeg Press, 1978. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This is as good and as observant as writing gets! Funny. This is quite a hard book to find. Amazingly this collection of the Irish author of 'The Tailor and Ansty', has never been read! It has some natural ageing but it is great shape. 123pp. 14 short stories.. First Edition. View more info

New Ireland in the Gulf of St.Lawrence The Abegweit Review Volume 6 No.I Spring 1988 The Irish Third Volume

By: Estelle Reddin Thomas B.O'Grady

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Prince Edward Island, The Abegweit Review: 1988

Edition: First Canadian Editon

Seller ID: 012269

Condition: Very Good


Prince Edward Island: The Abegweit Review, 1988. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Canadian Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard to Find Irish studies book from Prince Edward Island. NOT a library copy. Some essays include "Irish Food ways in Prince Edward Island" Estelle Reddin "The Belles of South Boston"Thomas O'Grady Irish in Tignish."Aspects of Catholicism in Southeast Ireland in the 18th Century T.P.Power "The Lot 61 Irish :Peter McGuigan More. Ancient Irish history too "Saint Patrick and Saint Dunstan"B/W illus. 176pp. No underlines one o... View more info

The Wild Swans And Other Tales Based On The Ancient Irish

By: Ethel Mannin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Jarrolds: 1952

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 331

Condition: Fine


England: Jarrolds, 1952. Book. Illus. by Alex Jardine. Fine. Hardcover. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover with Mylar Protected NOT Price Clipped Dust Jacket..B/W drawings Alex Jardine. Clean inside. NOT a library book. A few very small jacket chips here and there on jacket but bright and handsome in mylar protected jacket. First English Edition. Wonderfully told stories of Irish mythology manifest in modern romantic encounters in Ireland today! Magic realism. Wonderful Children of Lir. For 35 years we wrap our books in brown paper before packing. De... View more info

Irish Country Cooking Tim Hill, Photographer

By: Ethel Minogue

Price: $9.83

Publisher: New Jersey, New Jersey: Chartwell Books, 1995: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006985

Condition: Very Good


New Jersey: New Jersey: Chartwell Books, 1995, 1995. Book. Very Good. Decorative Cloth. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Traditional and modern recipes from the Irish countryside.Beautiful color pictures Hardcover.. First Edition. View more info

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Three Stone Heads At Woodlands Near Raphoe Co.Donegal Etienne Rynne National Museum Of Ireland: Archaeological Acquisitions In The Year 1962 A.T.Lucas

By: Etienne Rynne A.T.Lucas

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009634

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: The Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, 1964. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original 1964 Irish Academic Paperback Publication NOT a library copy. b/w illustrated scholarly journal with two essays. One on enigmatic Celtic Heads and 3 in particular that were found in Donegal with iilus. The other is "National Museum of Ireland Archaeological acquisitions in the year 1962 by A.T.Lucal with d/w drawings of Irish bronze age swords decorated querns, pins, stone lamp.Clean pages . First Edition. View more info

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Discovery Of The Tomb Of Ollamh Fodhla Ireland's Famous Monarch And Law-Maker Upwards Of Three Thousand Years Ago Original 1873 Hardcover

By: Eugene Alfred Conwell

Price: $199.00

Publisher: Dublin, McGlashan & Gill: 1873

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 781605986112

Condition: Very Good


Rare Original 1873 Green hardcover. Illustrated Study of Neolithic Irish Chambers blends with Irish Celtic mythology of the Tuatha de Danann. Fine detailed B/W drawings of cup and spiral rock art petroglyphs. Celtic geometric designs on jewelry and shields as outgrowth of Neolithic art. Clean pages tight binding Some loss at extremities.Photos of Irish chambers and megalithic tombs and star chambers. First Edition. View more info

The Story of A Hedgeschool Master

By: Eugene Watters

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ireland, Mercier: 1974

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 014711

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Mercier, 1974. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover Fine Clean Collectible Condition Illustrated cover on this fine little hardcover published in Ireland by Mercier Press. 97pp. NOT a library book. Inner look at a hidden Celtic Catholic Ireland in Galway and Mayo in the Eighteenth century and the Hedgerow Masters that kept Bardic literacy alive. Genuine material here in this little book that deserves to be reprinted.. First Edition. View more info

W.B.Yeats And Tradition Hardcover

By: F.A.C. Wilson

Price: $38.12

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006467

Condition: Very Good


New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1958. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 1st.ed. A study of Yeats and the Irish mythological influence. Also the Kabbala and Buddhism !. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

England and the Treaty of The Pyrenees Hardcover

By: F.J.Routlege

Price: $26.68

Publisher: England, Liverpool at the University Press: 1953

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 010563

Condition: Very Good


England: Liverpool at the University Press, 1953. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Good,light Wear,Mylared. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Intrigues on top of Intrigues. Charles the II, Richard Cromwell. Interesting plans for Invasion of British Isles with Galway as the base.127pp.Very small tears on dust jacket and some light jacket soiling. Else very good shape,nicely mylared. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Shamrock And Spear Tales and Legends From Ireland Hardcover

By: F.M.Pilkington

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012519

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1966. Book. Illus. by Leo and Diane Dillon. Near Fine. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Decorative Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Great shape and equally great Irish mythological stories with fine romantic drawings by Leo and Diane Dillon. Cormac Mac Art in Tir Na Og. Fairy and magic talesPrice clipped NOT a Library copy Handsome wonderful retelling for young adults or to read to children. Nicely mylared too.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ireland's Revolt In '98' With Sketches Of Prominent Statesmen And The Social Condition Of The People Original 1897 Boston Hardcover

By: F.Tuite

Price: $63.48

Publisher: Boston Massachusetts, Angel Guardian Press: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013686

Condition: Very Good


Boston Massachusetts: Angel Guardian Press, 1897. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Very Good Clean 1897 Green Hardcover First American Edition Hardcover Original Boston Publisher. NOT a reprint NOT a library book,There was Irish publishing in America in Boston and New York in the late nineteenth century. Often publishing Irish history and folklore from a nationalist perspective that the Irish were not free to do in Ireland or Australia. Many were American Civil War Veterans This is very rare in original hardcover. Little Gilt Celtic harp a... View more info

The Dragon and The Disc "Explorer's Club Bookplate"

By: F.W. Holiday

Price: $20.76

Publisher: U.S.A, Norton: 1973

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010456

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Norton, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good Hardcover with Near Very Good Dust Jacket Very interesting look at Celtic Christianity and it's relation to lake monsters. illus. No writing in text. Good clean shape, very light flaking to top of dust jacket spine but no large chips or tears. Price clipped. It has the book plate of the famed Cape Cod 'Explorers Club' No writing in text. We wrap all our books first in brown paper to protect the covers.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Audacht Morainn First Irish Edition Hardcover

By: Fergus Kelly

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 604

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Green Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies 1976 First Edition Clean 83 pp. NO writing at all. NOT a library copy. This is most likely the Eighth century written Irish text of a far older oral work said to be spoken perhaps by the Druid at a Irish kings inauguration."It is through the Justice of the ruler that he secures peace, tranquility, joy, ease, and comfort" As recent research shows "Celtic culture," which is far older and encompasses more than it's eastern "Indo European" component, after Rome's fall, it spread with Christianity back e... View more info

White Savage William Johnson And the Invention Of America Hardcover First Edition

By: Fintan O'Toole

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U. S. A., FSG: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014410

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: FSG, 2005. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT a library Copy Not Price Clipped B/W Illus.The Celtic Irish and the Iroquois Longhouse met and danced in the great hall of Sir William Johnson in upstate New York during French and Indian war. Johnson had a blind harper in his hall and a Mohawk Clan Mother as a wife. First to stress the Irish aspect of Johnson. Like new hardcover and dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info