Keyword: Celtic Saints


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Ancient Church Dedications in Scotland.

By: Mackinlay, James Murray.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: David Douglas.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005335

Condition: Very Good

Two volumes in hardback in dark blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and gilt illustration of front cover. First edition. Some shelf wear and bumping otherwise in Very Good condition. Volume 1: With colour map of Scotland and the state of church in the reign of David I, Chapters include: The Holy Trinity, St Mary the Virgin, The Apostles, The Evangelists, The Martyrs, The Holy Rood, Turgot, St Peter at Rome, St Mark at Venice, Killean, Kintyre, St Gabriel and the Annunciation, The Cross. Bibliography pp 419 and index. Volume two: Chapters include: Celtic and Roman Church, Irish Saints, Cymri... View more info

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Celtic Saints of Ireland.

By: Rees, Elizabeth.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2013.: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2727

Condition: New

Paperback in Mint condition. First edition, pp190, with colour and b&w illustrations. With notes and index. Many books about Celtic saints are based on their legendary medieval lives. This book, however, is based upon our earliest surviving information: an examination of the sites where these early Christians lived and worked. Archaeology, combined with the study of place names, inscribed stones and early texts, offers us important clues which help us to piece together something of the fascinating world of early Irish Christianity. Elizabeth Rees, an acknowledged authority on Celtic Christiani... View more info

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The Celtic Place-Names of Scotland.

By: Watson, W.J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2011. 9781906566357: 2011

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 1875

ISBN: 1906566356

Condition: Fine

Softcover, Fine condition. New & Revised edition, pp xlii, 558, index. First published in 1926, this book remains the best and most comprehensive guide to the Celtic place-names of Scotland and is essential reading for anyone interested in Scottish history and the derivations of place-names the length and breadth of the country. It is divided into sections dealing with early names, territorial divisions, general surveys of areas, and also looks at saints, church terms and river names. As the standard reference work on the subject it has never been surpassed. This edition contains an introducti... View more info