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LIFE IN A CASTLE A 3-DIMENSIONAL CAROUSEL BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Tim Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2126603
Published by Tango Books. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Top edges of book are shaped like a castle. First, read the book about the family who lived here and how they spent their days. Then open out the carousel and press out the figures for your own castle fun. ISBN: 9781857077087. A little bumping to spine. All ties are still present and in excellent working order. Some creasing to 'light' fixture in one room. Book is still present and appears unread - all characters have not been used.
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.
CASTLES & GARDENS IN BOHEMIA & MORAVIA
Written by Wilfried Rogasch.
Stock no. 2125641
Published by H.F. Ullmann. 2007. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9783833141355. Wrapper is creased with a couple of tiny tears to edges.
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.
THE 'MAGNIFICENT CASLE' OF CULZEAN AND THE KENNEDY FAMILY
Written by Michael Moss.
Stock no. 2125581
Published by Edinburgh University Press. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 074861723X. Light wear and creasing to a couple of cover corners. Contents are excellent.
Written by David Day. Illustrated by Alan Lee.
Stock no. 1816065
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Castles of legend, fantasy and myth brought to vivid life in the delicate yet powerful art of Alan Lee and the evocative prose of David Day. Designed and edited by David Larkin. Large format. Green/brown cloth with tilt title to spine. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. ISBN: 0048232718. Label with gift inscription to front endpaper (Simon with love from Grandad 1990). Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby and slightly edge-creased.
THE STORY OF CALDICOT CASTLE
Written by G. Wheatly Cobb.
Stock no. 2124679
1931. Fair condition.
Paperwraps. B/w photo frontis. Privately printed. The author, a well-known Victorian philanthropist, told the story at Caldicot School 21st November 1895. 32 pages. Large split, with chipping to base of spine; smaller split to top of spine, with loss. Covers are creased with some grubby marks and chips. Name and address in ink to half-title page. Foxing and damp marking to contents. Binding is weak. A reading copy only!
Written by T.T. Birbeck. Illustrated by T.T. Birbeck.
Stock no. 1815790
Published by Chepstow Rural District Council. Circa 1965. Very good condition.
Grey card wraps with blue titles. B/w illustrations. 36 pages. Covers a little marked, name and address in ink to rear cover. Previous owner's small gold address label to half-title page.
Written by Christopher Gravett; David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1814156
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A look at the world of the Normans and also the life of a typical Norman knight. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour photos. ISBN: 1846030889.
Written by Robert Liddiard.
Stock no. 1608832
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2003. 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. Wrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a tiny closed edge tear.
GERMAN CASTLES AND PALACES
Written by Klaus Merten.
Stock no. 2121936
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Stunning photography and illustrations throughout. Photographs by Paolo Marton. Germany has more magnificent palaces and castles than any other country in Europe. Prior to 1870, Germany was a collection of independent princely states, each with its own ruler and court. ISBN: 0500019711. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased and a little faded to spine and a couple of edges.
HENRY MARTEN AND THE LONG PARLIAMENT
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 2117353
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1ST THUS 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.
Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. The Prisoner of Chepstow Castle. The first English republican and a leading opponent of Charles I and later of Oliver Cromwell. ISBN: 0900278366. A few grubby marks to covers. Couple of corners are lightly creased. Contents are excellent!