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Tain Bo Cuailnge The Maynooth Manuscript

By: N/A

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,: 1980

Edition: second Irish Edition

Seller ID: 66894

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Clean 94 pp. Irish Gaelic Language No English Pristine hardcover and clean pages and Fine t Dust jacket NOT a library copy Celtic books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Chieftains The Greatest Exponents Of Irish Traditional Music Poster "Chieftains 5" Mounted Promotional Poster Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall

By: 2' X 34 Poster Color Musical Instrument Portrait

Price: $50.00

Publisher: California, Island Records Aer Lingus: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016365

Condition: Good+


Collectible Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall. Rare Original Chieftains 5' Mounted Promotional Poster.The Master Irish traditional Band "The Chieftains". Here is the Famous album cover photo of Chieftains 5 in a promotional poster by Island Records, Aer Lingus, and Paddy Moloney. The picture is one of the best arranged photos ever made of Irish traditional instruments, really any instruments.This album brought the fame the band deserved. The photo is of the Celtic harp, Irish bagpipes, flute, bodhran, tin whistle, bones and concertina, and fiddle. Mounted on fiber board clear plast... View more info

The Interpreters Hardcover

By: A. E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Macmillan: 1922

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 010315

Condition: Very Good


England: Macmillan, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good First English Edition Hardcover No writing in text. A Macdonald College Library Bookplate on front end paper says 'withdrawn' on it. That is the ONLY library marking anywhere! Irish poet Theosophical vision painter of Fairies on walls and the father of the dairy Co-op, who supposedly President D, Franklin Roosevelt brought A.E. to America to teach about co-ops. Very Good inside and out. Bright gilt lettering on spine and front board. A good deal. Three Geese In Flight 35 ... View more info

The Candle Of Vision

By: A. E. (George Russell)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1928

Seller ID: 874716815

Condition: Good+


Good+ Hardcover Clean 175 pp. NOT a library copy. Internally, Clean and tight. Blue professional binding tape on spine. Good solid clean hardcover. Irish Theosophy "The Earth Breath" A.E. or George Russell besides being a mystic also was a founder of the very practical Co-Opt movement! Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 View more info

Proceedings of the Irish Biblical Association The Structure and Meaning of Genesis 38 No.5

By: A.D.H. Mayes

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Irish Biblical Association: 1981

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 013602

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: The Irish Biblical Association, 1981. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback The Celtic Church in Ireland and Wales was very interested in Hebrew texts and languages. Here are six Bible studies essays in this book."The Structure and Meaning of genesis 38" M.A.O'Callaghan "A Sketch of Current Septuagint Studies" Genesis 38 D.W.Gooding more. Very good clean condition. First Edition. View more info

Aspects Of Celtic Mythology by A.G.Van Hamel

By: A.G.Van Hamel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, Proceedings of the British Academy: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017156

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original bound into Hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library copy.England: Proceedings of the British Academy, 1934. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Cover fading with some discoloration. NO writing in text.. The Sir John Rhys Memorial Lecture. Very important discussion of what is Celtic mythology by one of the greats of Celtic studies, A.G. Van Hamel. This great Dutch scholar looks at the Tuatha de Dannan, the Mabinogi, the Fenian cycle and the Arthurian legend. Rare to see it bound into hardcover. Celtic studies since 1977. First Edition. View more info

Studies In Stuart Wales Hardcover

By: A.H. Dodd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009065

Condition: Near Very Good


Wales: University of Wales, 1952. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Red Hardcover Near Very Good No Jacket. First Welsh Edition. Excellent study of 17th century Wales and it's relation with the English Civil war and the subsequent Puritan movement. Seven Chapters i.e. "The Dawn of Party Politics" "Wales And Ireland" "The Glorious Revolution" more. Ex lRadcliffe library markings. White sticker on bottom of spine, and one on cover, NO library pocket, pages clean. No writing in text Tight binding. Important study Since 197... View more info

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Heroic Romances Of Ireland Translated Into English Prose And Verse In Two Volumes Original 1905 Hardcover Set

By: A.H. Leahy

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1905

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015801

Condition: Very Good


Original 1905 Very Good Two Volume.Hardcover.Set London: David Nutt, 1905.First English Edition. 8vo Original 1905 and 1906 David Nutt Hardcover First Editions. NOT library books Vol.1.197pp. and Vol.2. 161pp. Celtic La Tene designs of green original hardcovers.Very Good clean inside and out. Gaelic inscription on blank end paper. A little foxing and a little age fading one volume a bit darker than the other. Titles clear on spine and covers NOT library books. Translated from the Medieval Irish by A.H.Leahy of the Ulster Cycle and Iron Age Cattle raid. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mytholog... View more info

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The Legend Of Merlin An Inaugural Lecture Delivered At University College, Cardiff 10th March, 1959

By: A.O.H. Jarman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wales, University Of Wales Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5256

Condition: Near Fine


Original University of Wales First Edition 31 pp. Scholarly Study of Merlin or Myrddin by the great Welsh Scholar A.O.H. Jarman. Here the theories of his Welsh, Scottish and Irish incarnations are discussed. Uncommon in this Near Fine condition. Signature of previous owner "Maredudd ap Huw C.P.G.C. Bangor MCMXCI" on inside front cover" and except for a hint of one word written in the margin of page ten this First Edition is in "Fine" clean, tight collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping our Arthurian and Celtic studies in brown paper before packing t... View more info

Harvest Of The Lowlands An Anthology In English Translation Of Creative Writing The Death Of Cuchulainn Hardcover

By: A.Roland Holst Jan Greshoff

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Querido: 1945

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012697

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Querido, 1945. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover anthology of Dutch creative prose translated into English. Among the short stories is a prose retelling of 'The Death of Cuchulainn'. Other short stories in this anthology is Raymond Brulez "The Eighth Voyage of Sinbad", and many other short Dutch stories in English. Hardcover great shape. The dust jacket is very good and bright in Mylar.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Language Celtic Culture A Festschrift for Eric P. Hamp

By: A.T.E. Matonis and Daniel F. Melia Edited

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Ford & Bailie: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013785

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Ford & Bailie, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover.Very Good Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall First American Edition Superb collection of Celtic language studies, great scholar's essays here i.e. 'Poets, Harpers and Women in Early Irish literature" Joan N. Radner Also "Some Celtic Otherworld Terms" Patrick Sims-Williams many more studies on Old Irish,Breton, Scottish Gaelic and Welsh Grammar. 415 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket with Ogam design on cover. Not price clipped. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Treasures Of Ireland Irish Pagan And Early Christian Art Hardcover

By: A.T.Lucas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016437

Condition: Fine


New York: Viking, 1973. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean Pages Free Of Writing No Underlines NOT a library book. Filled with gold jewelry bowls, Druid lunulas, gold Tara and County Cavan brooches with precious gems all showed in bright color proves how rich a country Ireland was in the Bronze and Christian age. Silver chalices, and bronze swords with swirling moving spirals. This book by Museum Director Dr. A.T. Lucas also explores the meaning behind the symbols and proves Ireland was ric... View more info

Candle of Vision (Quest Book)

By: AE (George Russell)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wheaton, Il, Theosophical Pub House: 1974

Seller ID: 011264

ISBN: 0835604454

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Clean Trade Paper.U.S.A: Quest Books, 1974. Book.175 pp. First Thus. 8vo Trade Paper. Very Good+ NOT a library copy. Irish visionary. Chapter one; 'The Earth Breath' He combined eastern Yoga and Theosophy with Irish Mythology during the Celtic Twilight. Friend and Mystical Associate of W.B. Yeats and Ella Young .Three Geese in Flight Celtic Mysteries since 1977 First Edition. View more info

A.E' S Letters to Minanlabain With an Introduction By Lucy Kingsley Porter Hardcover

By: AE Introduction Lucy Kingsley Porter

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan,: 1937

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013384

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Macmillan,, 1937. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket in Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Excellent condition inside and out Author's look at the golden age (one of many) of Irish literature. AE talks of Lady Gregory James Stephens, James Joyce, Yeats He also talks about America and the' New Deal' and Dairy Co-ops Great condition both book and jacket and nicely mylared. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Tales My Grandfather Told Hardcover

By: Agnes Campbell Richard Kennedy

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Whittlesey House Book: 1948

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014071

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Whittlesey House Book, 1948. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. Jacket has small chips and at head and tail of spine but bright and tight in it's mylar protected jacket. Book fine and clean free of writing. Here are beautiful Irish folk tales and Fairy tales traditionally told to the author when she was a little girl by her Irish grandfather. Very good shape. Dust jacket has flaking along it's edges but is bright in it's mylar cover. B... View more info

The Old English In Ireland Hardcover

By: Aidan Clarke

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Cornell Univ.Press: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013592

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Cornell Univ.Press, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original First Edition Hardcover Very hard to find Original Edition. Except for numbers blackened out on spine the library markings are minimal, no pocket. No writing or underlines. No pocket in rear. Front cover stamped and end paper plate 'Episcopal Theological School Bookplate' In Memory of Stanley Cunningham" Blue Cloth hardcover clean and nice. First Edition. View more info

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Gaelic Folk-Tales and Mediaeval Romances

By: Alan Bruford

Price: $184.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Folklore Of Ireland Society: 1969

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 015609

Condition: Very Good+


Original Very Good+ First Irish Edition Red Hardcover with Black Title Patch and Gilt Titles Very Good+ Dust Jacket Ireland: UnClipped. The Folklore Of Ireland Society,1969.First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Red Cloth and Red Dust Jacket with Celtic knots Rare NOT a library copy. NOT Price cut. Shanachie tales.Finn McCool Eachtra, Sidhe folk, etc. The nativist inner Ireland shines here in this rare classic study of Celtic Religion surviving in living oral Irish folktale.with Irish Arthurian discussion. Rare and doubly so in this excellent collectible condition. NOT a libra... View more info

Printed Writings By George W. Russell (AE) A Bibliography Hardcover

By: Alan Denson Padraic Colum

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Northwestern University Press,: 1961

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007350

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Northwestern University Press,, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Excellent comprehensive bibliography of everything George Russell (AE). published. Books. essays, articles, poetry. illustrated. b/w photos of some of his paintings too.Hardcover. Excellent collectible shape. Brown Cloth as published No Dust Jacket was ever Issued by Publisher. NOT a library book, Foreword Padraic Colum. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Cast a Cold Eye Hardcover

By: Alan Ryan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Illinois, Dark Harvest: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010996

Condition: Very Good+


Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1984. Book. Illus. by Jill Bauman. Very Good+.Clean 239 pp. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover Irish Horror Novel and the ghosts of the Potato famine! B/W powerful full page original illus. The book is in very nice all round shape. A littlesoiling on front cover. Clean pages. Green Cloth boards gilt titles on spine. Small American Press Great for a library of Irish books. First Trade Hardcover Edition. NOT a library book.. First Edition. View more info

The Living Legend Of St. Patrick

By: Alannah Hopkin

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, St Martins Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 980

ISBN: 0312038593

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover.with Fine Dust jacket.1989. Fine.189 pp. NOT a library, Clean Pages From the Saint Patrick's Day Parade to the pilgrimage to Saint Patrick's Purgatory. Includes his writings, all aspects of St. Patrick and his legend. Even includes all of the historical St. Patrick's writing himself! Clean pages, price clipped jacket. Photos, maps, history of St.Patrick Parade! Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books For 40 years we wrap first in paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The White Stone: A Mystical Novel from Early Ireland

By: Alcott Allison

Price: $24.00

Publisher: St. Joseph, Mi, Cosmic Concepts Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012565

ISBN: 0962050725

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Cosmic Concepts, 1989. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible First Edition Clean Condition. Little known Irish Mythological Fantasy Novel published in American by a small press in the Eighties.Romans and Ancient Irish belief and use of white quartz crystal and energy sites on alignments. NOT a Library copy! Great Collectible Condition. In the time of the Druids, Niall sking of Meath! First Edition. View more info

Balor With The Evil Eye Studies In Celtic and French Literature Hardcover Second Edition

By: Alexander Haggerty Krappe

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Norwood Editions: 1973

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 015478

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Norwood Editions, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Norwood Second Edition Hardcover Irish Fomor and Lugh of the Long Arm Original Hardcover1973 Reprint Rare Celtic studies title on Balor and Tuatha De Dannan. Comparative Studies Arthurian Conte de Graal, Arthur and Gorlagon, and Perceval. More study of academic comparative Celtic discussion. Very Good tight binding. Ex-library No writing or underlines. No library pocket but the ghost of removed library stickers can be seen. NO Numbers on spine. A few small stamps... View more info

Strange Beauty Ecocritical Approaches to Early Medieval Landscape Hardcover

By: Alfred K. Siewers

Price: $89.00

Publisher: England, Palgrave Macmillan: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015981

Condition: Fine


England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Hardcover Decorative Cover Photo Skellig Michael. Interior clean unmarked not underlined and NOT a library book. Remarkable study of the Fairy Otherworld. Filled with the latest Celtic studies research on Celtic pre-Christian myth as well as the medieval philosophy within Insular Celtic Christianity. Like new Three Geese in Flight since 1977 selling Celtic Studies in America We wrap first in paper . First Edition. View more info

The Influence Of Celtic Upon Mediaeval Romance No.1 Popular Studies In Mythology and Romance and Folklore

By: Alfred Nutt

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008510

Condition: Very Good


London: David Nutt, 1899. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Rare Fine Collectible Condition No.1 in the Influential Celtic Studies Series Printed by David Nutt. Stiff card stock covers. Very Good First Edition. First in this classic Celtic series. Part of the "Popular Studies in Mythology Romance & Folklore" series. Excellent condition.Nutt Stresses the Celtic Arthurian mythological origins of the 'Grail'. Rare wonderful series Particularly in this condition. First Edition. View more info

Ossian and the Ossianic Literature by Alfred Nutt No.3 Popular Studies in Mythology Romance Folklore Original 1910 David Nutt Edition

By: Alfred Nutt

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1910

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 008633

Condition: Very Good


London: David Nutt, 1910. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. Second Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Very Good Clean Crisp Condition 1910 Alfred Nutt Popular Studies in Mythology NOT a library book Ossian and the Ossianic Literature No.3 on Ossian/Oisin printed by David Nutt Written by Alfred Nutt author of "The Voyage of Bran" Original green card stock covers. Second Edition. Booklet. Some of the most important study of Celtic Myth was published by David Nutt with this on the Irish and Scottish Fenian lore being among them. Clean pages. . View more info

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Studies On The Legend Of The Holy Grail With Especial Reference To The Hypothesis Of Its Celtic Origin

By: Alfred Nutt

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cooper Square Publishers: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 66874

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover 281 pp. A Marandell Boo. NOT a library copy First Thus 1965 Reprint by Cooper Union One of the Original New York City Antiquarian bookshops on book row. This was groundbreaking when it was published in the 19th century as delving into the Celtic Pre-Christian Welsh and Irish Cauldron origins of the Holy Grail. This Handsome Cooper Union Orange Cloth and silver spine titles is in pristine clean tight condition. Only a nice inscription on first free endpaper. No dust jacket was ever issued by the publisher. Important Arthurian Grail study in collectible condition... View more info

The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, And Ireland Volume I

By: Alice Berta Gomme

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008485

Condition: Very Good


New York: Dover, 1964. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback First Thus.1964 Very Good Clean Pages Book Plate from Musicians Collection Vol 1 of this classic Folklore study. Games kids songs, ballads meanings NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

To School Through The Fields An Irish Country Childhood

By: Alice Taylor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, Brandon: 1988

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 017006

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Brandon, 1988. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Sixth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean Near Very Good Trade Paperback NOT a library copy NO writing Just a little shelf wear with small crease on rear corner of back cover else very good. Growing up on a farm in County Cork in the 1940s...... View more info

Abstracts of Folklore Studies Seven Volumess Vol. XII 1-3 Vol.VIII 1-4 American Folklore Society Seven Complete Issues "St. Brigid's Cross and It's earliest Refrence In 1689 " John O'Sullivan

By: American Folklore Society

Price: $32.20

Publisher: U.S.A, University of Texas Press: 1974

Edition: First Separate

Seller ID: 012840

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: University of Texas Press, 1974. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Separate. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition All Seven Red Paperback Issues of the American Folklore Society in fine condition.Great bibliographic resource. All six issues. First American Edition. This is Fall Spring Summer 1974 and Fall Winter Spring Summer 1975 of Abstracts of full folklore articles Every aspect of folklore is here. i.e. Saint Brigid's Cross history, American Folklore Dance, Folk song, Riddles, Traditional Music Clan Campbell origins. Welsh farm houses Vernacular Architecture, etc. E... View more info

Sgeuluide Fior Na Seactmaine Hardcover

By: An Craoibin

Price: $35.51

Publisher: Ireland, Ireland: Oifig an Tsolatair: 1942

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 009073

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Ireland: Oifig an Tsolatair, 1942. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Clean NOT a library book. 1942 Irish Red Children's Hardcover Irish Fairy Cover Art. NOT a library book. Very Good condition. Drawings. Wonderful anthology of Irish Fairy stories in the Gaelic, Excellent condition too with full page original b/w Fairy drawings. Woman with plaid shawl and kindling gatherer. View more info