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ANGLO-NORMAN CASTLES
Written by Robert Liddiard.
Stock no. 1828333
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. 414 pages. B/w photos and illustrations. A collection of some of the most significant articles in castle studies with contributions from experts in history, archaeology and historic buildings. Edited by Liddiard. ISBN: 0851159044. A lovely copy.

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CASTLES AND LANDSCAPES
Written by O.H. Creighton.
Stock no. 1828319
Published by Continuum. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Archaeology of Medieval Europe 1100-1600 series. A fascinating and provocative study looking at castles of the medieval landscape using theories and methods of landscape studies. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and plans. ISBN: 0826458963. Initials and date in ink to front endpaper else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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EARTHWORK OF ENGLAND: PREHISTORIC, ROMAN, SAXON, DANISH, NORMAN, AND MEDIEVAL
Written by A.H. Allcroft.
Stock no. 1828178
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Edges rubbed, corners bumped, boards scuffed. Text block browned. Endpapers browned. Some hinges pulled but binding otherwise tight.

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HUNDRED YEARS WAR CASTLES: FORTRESSES
Written by Stephane William Gondoin.
Stock no. 1828166
Published by Histoire & Collections. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Fortresses of France. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9782915239805. A lovely copy, feels unread.

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THE ENGLISH CASTLE 1066-1650
Written by John Goodall.
Stock no. 1828097
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The English landscape today is still richly studded with castles both great and small. This is a riveting architectural study that sets this legion of buildings in historical context, tracing their development from the Norman Conquest in 1066 through the Civil Wars of the 1640s. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. A very heavy tome. ISBN: 9780300110586. Minor bump to lower rear corner of board. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.

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SKETCH OF THE HISTORY OF CAISTER CASTLE
Written by Dawson W. Turner.
Stock no. 1827724
Published by Whittaker & Co.. 1st 1842. Almost very good condition.

Full title is: Sketch of the History of Caister Castle, Near Yarmouth; Including Biographical Notices of Sir John Fastolfe and of Different Individuals of the Paston Family. Edited by Dawson Turner. Cloth boards with blind tooling and borders to both sides. Gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Pedigree of Paston family folds-out to rear. Spine browned, worn & frayed at top & tail. Boards a little marked. Some scattered foxing mainly to margins.

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BROUGHAM CASTLE, CUMBRIA. A SURVEY AND DOCUMENTARY HISTORY
Written by Henry Summerson; Michael Trueman; Stuart Harrison.
Stock no. 1825584
Published by Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society Research Series Number 8. Large format. Blue cardwraps. Colour frontis. B/w photos, and plans, some fold-out plans. ISBN: 1873124252. Light creasing to covers, light rubbing to corners. Contents clean.

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THE CASTLES OF ITALY
Written by C.T.G. Formilli. Illustrated by C.T.G. Formilli.
Stock no. 2136951
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1933. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth with dark brown/red titles and black pictures to front cover and spine. 24 colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book. Spine is browned and grubby; some marks to covers also. Page edge browning.

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SCOTTISH CASTLES
Written by Stewart Ross. Illustrated by David Simon.
Stock no. 2132580
Published by Lochar. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w illustrations/line drawings by Simon. ISBN: 0948403365. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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WINDSOR CASTLE, AND ITS ENVIRONS
Written by Leitch Ritchie.
Stock no. 2126244
Published by Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans. 1st 1840. Almost very good condition.

Vellum bound with lovely gilt borders to covers. Black and gilt title box to spine. With 15 engravings by the First Artists, After Original Drawings. All edges gilt. Covers are a bit bowed. Some grubby and scuff marks to covers. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Heavy foxing and browning to some pages throughout.

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YORKSHIRE CASTLES EXPLORING HISTORIC YORKSHIRE
Written by Maurice Turner.
Stock no. 2125595
Published by Westbury Publishing. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Purple cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. Some b/w illustrations and diagrams. Larger format. ISBN: 1841030252.

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THE FENS & WEST NORFOLK SELECTED PLACES OF INTEREST
Written by Trevor A. Bevis.
Stock no. 1807168
Published by Trevor A. Bevis. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition.

Incorporating a History of Wisbech Castles. Pink cardwraps. 32 pages. Staple binding. Slight fading to edges of covers. Contents fine.

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