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TEXTS AND MONUMENTS: A STUDY OF TEN ANGLO-SAXON CHURCHES OF THE PRE-VIKING PERIOD
Written by Christopher Pickles.
Stock no. 1823587
Published by Archaeopress. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

BAR British Series 277. Large format. Blue cardwraps. 316 pages. Colour frontis photo, b/w photos to text. ISBN: 0860549410.

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SCALACRONICA: THE REIGNS OF EDWARD I, EDWARD II, AND EDWARD III
Written by Thomas Gray; Herbert Maxwell.
Stock no. 1823541
Published by James Maclehose And Sons. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

A chronicle written in Anglo-Norman French and translated here by Sir Herbert Maxwell. Documenting the history of Britain until 1363, one of the few early chronicles written by a layman. Limited edition of 95. White vellum spine with gilt title, Red cloth boards with gilt vignette to front. Handmade paper, deckle-edged. Top edge gilt. 18 colour plates of heraldic shields with tissue guards. This is copy 33 of 95. Boards & spine mottled. Bookplate to front pastedown. A few foxspots present. All plates present minus three tissue-guards.

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THE ANGLO-SAXON WAY OF DEATH: BURIAL RITES IN EARLY ENGLAND
Written by Sam Lucy.
Stock no. 1823532
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An account of death and burial in pre-conquest England. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 075092103X. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE ANGLO-SAXONS FROM THE MIGRATION PERIOD TO THE EIGHTH CENTURY AN ETHNOGRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE
Written by .
Stock no. 1823524
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The papers edited by Hines cover a wide range of social, economic and ideological aspects of the culture of early Anglo-Saxon England. Charcoal cloth boards, red title to spine. 480 pages including index. ISBN: 0851154794. Boards clean. Rear board has indentations corresponding with same marks on rear panel of dustwrapper. A few minor marks to endpapers. Contents otherwise clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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TEXT AND PICTURE IN ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND
Written by Catherine E. Karkov.
Stock no. 1322651
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Narrative Strategies in the Junius 11 Manuscript. Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England 31. Blue boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 225 pages. B/w plates. ISBN: 0521800692. Minimal bumping to spine and corners.

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AETHELFLAED, LADY OF THE MERCIANS; THE BATTLE OF TETTENHALL 910AD; AND OTHER WEST MERCIAN STUDIES
Written by David Horovitz.
Stock no. 1322627
Published by David Horovitz. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 732 pages. Printed on demand by Lightning Souce Uk Ltd (barcode to rear of book). ISBN: 9781527206199.

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CELTIC AND ANGLO-SAXON ART GEOMETRIC ASPECTS
Written by Derek Hull.
Stock no. 1823493
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 2003. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 085323549X. Light fading to front cover. Covers slightly grubby. Book itself a little bowed but contents clean.

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AETHELRED THE UNREADY: THE ILL-COUNSELLED KING
Written by Ann Williams.
Stock no. 1823474
Published by Hambledon And London. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Aethelred became king of England in 978, following the murder of his brother Edward the Martyr. Aethelred reigned largely unchallenged for 38 years despite presiding over a period which saw many Danish invasions and much internal strife. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852853824. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE BLACKWELL ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND
Written by Michael Lapidge; Simon Keynes; Donald Scragg.
Stock no. 2136691
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0631224920. Reprint.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822335
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 54 of 1000. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case which is bumped along the lower rear edge.

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CHRONICLES OF THE DARK AGES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Richard Barber.
Stock no. 1321319
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

A three volume set: 'The Coming of the Anglo-Saxons'; 'Anglo-Saxon Lore and Learning'; and 'The Fall of the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms'. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and design to front. Colour plates. Books are fine. Slipcase is very lightly scuffed.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822043
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 248 of 1000. Tiny rub to top front edge of first band of spine else a lovely set contained in publisher's original packaging.

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