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Footprints of the Welsh Indians: Settlers in North America before 1492

by Traxel, William L.

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2004
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1st US Edition.
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9780875862996
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New York: Algora Publishing, 2004 An investigation of possible Pre-Columbian immigration to America.and particularly the stories told of the Welsh Prince Madoc. 233p. ilus maps bibliography imdex.. 1st US Edition.. Softcover. Fine.
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Inigo Jones' Bridge [ Pont Fawr Llanwrst]lLanwrst

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Firat Thus
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Springfield MA: Milton Bradley Company Vintage 500 piece jigsaw puzzle featuring "Pont Fawr, a narrow, three-arched stone bridge said to have been designed by Inigo Jones, built in 1636 by Sir Richard Wynn" [ID# MB 6411-18] Puzzle size: 35.24x50.48mcm Box size: 31x21x5 cnm. Firat Thus. Boxed Puzzle. Fine.
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Welsh Hymns for English Singers

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1958
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National Gymanfa Ganu Association of U. S. & Canada, 1958 80 hymns in Welsh with interspersed with English Pronunciation. Unpaginated [49p]. Spiral Binding. Very Good.
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The Celtic Game [Tawlbwrdd ]

by Finch, Sara & Scott, Leslie

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1997
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First Thus
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Oxford: Oxford Games Ltd. / Past Times, 1997 The Celtic Game [From The Howel Dha] Called Tawlbwrdd in Welsh, this ancient Celtic game is mentioned in The Laws of Howel Dha (C9th) and appears to have been based on games introduced to Wales by invading Norsemen. The word Tawlbwrrd translates literally as throw-board and suggests that dice may have been… Read more
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The Welsh Kitchen : Recipes from Wales

by Llewellyn, Sian

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1979
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Very Good
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First Thus.
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9780900268717
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Swansea: Celtic Educational Ltd., 1979 A small collection of traditional Welsh recipes. 48p. Donor name on title page, else near fine.. First Thus.. Softcover. Very Good.
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A Writer's House in Wales

by Morris, Jan

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2002
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9780792265238
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Washington DC: National Geographic, 2002 Through an exploration of her country home in Wales, acclaimed travel writer Jan Morris discovers the heart of her fascinating country and what it means to be Welsh. Trefan Morys, Morris's home between the sea and mountains of the remote northwest corner of Wales, is the 18th-century stable block of her former family house nearby.… Read more
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Dictionary of Britain: An A-Z of the British Way of Life (Oxford Paperback Reference)

by Room, Adrian

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Published
1986
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Near Fine
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First Thus.
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9780192830562
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1986 Interesting, amusing, puzzling and even frustrating aspects of life in Britain are explained in this new dictionary. Over 3,000 alphabetically arranged entries give up-to-date coverage of Britain and the British way of life. More than just a tourist guide, this dictionary covers a wide range of topics, including important public events, well-known people, geography, food,… Read more
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Speak Welsh

by Jones, Gwen Pritchard

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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Reprint.
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9780902375048
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Cardiff, Wales: John Jones Cardiff Ltd., 1978 An Introduction to the Welsh language, combining a simple grammar, phrase book and dictionary. 51p. index. Reprint.. Softcover. Very Good.
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Wrexham & Cardiff: The Educational Publishing Company Undated c 1938. 128p. clean tight text. Minor signs of library ownership. Softcover. Good>Very Good. Ex-Library.
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Blue Guide : Wales

by Tomes, John

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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6th.Ed..
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9780510016074
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London: A & C Black, 1979 Comprehensive and detailed guide to archaeological and other interesting sites in Wales. 320p.maps on endpapers. 6th.Ed... Printer Wrapper. Very Good.
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On Foot in North Wales and the Peak: A Compilation of Two Classic Guidebooks of the Thirties

by Monkhouse, Patrick

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Published
1990
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Near Fiine
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Facsimile Reprint.
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9780906371329
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London: Diadem Books, 1990 With a new introduction by Jim Perrin this photoreprint combines two classic guidebooks for walkers originally published by Alexander Maclehose: "On Foot in the Peak" 1932 and "On Foot in North Wales" 1934. . 256p. illus. Facsimile Reprint.. Laminated Hardcover. Near Fiine.
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Rock Climbing in Snowdonia

by Williams, Paul

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Published
1990
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Fine
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1st UK Ed.
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9780094684102
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London: Constable, 1990 Comprehensive guide for climbers with detailed photographs and descriptions. 460p.. 1st UK Ed.. Flexible Cover. Fine.
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Geiriadur y Plentyn (Cymraeg - Saesneg : Saesneg -Cymraege) The Scholar's Dictionary ( Welsh -English: English Welsh)

by James, David Defynnog

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First Thus.
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Cardiff: Educational Publishing Co. Vintage pocket sized Welsh Dictionary, probably for use in schools. Undated. [WorldCat has listings for1900-1940]. First Thus.. Softcover. Very Good.
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A Writer's House in Wales

by Morris, Jan

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2002
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9780792265238
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Washington DC: National Geographic, 2002 Through an exploration of her country home in Wales, acclaimed travel writer Jan Morris discovers the heart of her fascinating country and what it means to be Welsh. Trefan Morys, Morris's home between the sea and mountains of the remote northwest corner of Wales, is the 18th-century stable block of her former family house nearby.… Read more
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The Summer of the Danes

by Peters, Ellis

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Published
1991
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1st Can Ed.
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9780773724822
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Toronto: Stoddart Publishing, 1991 The eighteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael."In May 1144, an envoy comes from the Bishop of Lichfield to the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in Shrewsbury, and requests the services of Brother Cadfael as his interpreter on a journey to the new revived fourth Welsh diocese of Saint Asaph. At the royal seat of… Read more
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The Horse in Celtic Culture: Medieval Welsh Perspectives

by Davies, Sioned & Jones, Narys Ann [eds]

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1997
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9780708314142
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Cardiff: Univ of Wales Press, 1997 A collection of esays by various scholars. "Ever since its domestication, the horse has played a central role in the history of mankind. This multifunctional animal was responsible for revolutionizing transportation and fighting techniques, which led ultimately to significant social, economic and cultural changes .examines a fascinating topic that to date has received very… Read more
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Little Welsh Cook Book

by Twiddy, E.Smith

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Published
1990
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1st UK Edition.
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9780862812607
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Belfast: Appletree Press, 1990 Tiny neat book about Weslsh food. 60p. illus. Would make a nice small gift. 1st UK Edition.. Laminated HC. Fine. Illus. by Delyth Jones.
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The Mabinogion : From the Welsh of the Llyr Coch o Hergerst (the Red Book of Hergerst in the Library of Jesus College, Oxford

by Ganz, Jeffrey (Trans)

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Published
1977
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Reprint
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London: Penguin, 1977 Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.
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Glendower Country

by Rofheart, Martha

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
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9780553088540
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New York: Bantam, 1978 Fictional biography of Owen Glendower. Pbk. Near Fine.
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The Dragon at Noonday

by Pargeter,Edith

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Published
1987
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Fine
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9780747230175
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London: Headline, 1987 Part two of the quartet dealing with the most heroic of the Welsh Princes - Llewellyn .. Pbk.. Fine.
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