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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!
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CALDICOT CASTLE
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.
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ANGLO-NORMAN CASTLES
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.
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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.
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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!
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USK CASTLE, PRIORY AND TOWN
Written by Jeremy Knight; Andy Johnson.
Stock no. 2114210
Published by Logaston Press. 1ST 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. 182 pages. ISBN: 9781906663018. Light bumping and wear along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little grubby with some fading to spine.
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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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BEHIND THE CASTLE GATE
Written by Matthew Johnson.
Stock no. 1706787
Published by Routledge. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

From Medieval to Renaissance. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0415258871. Top edge of front panel of wrapper badly creased.
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THE CASTLES OF THE LORDSHIP OF GLAMORGAN
Written by Jeston Homfray.
Stock no. 814333
Published by Stewart Williams. 1972. Nearly fine condition.

Facsimile of the 1828 edition. Large oblong format. Green cloth, gilt titles to front. Tissue-guarded b/w plates. Limited edition of 500 copies. Copy no. 363. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Small mark to spine.
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CASTLES AND FORTIFICATIONS OF BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by James Forde-Johnston.
Stock no. 810449
Published by Book Club Associates. 1977. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. 7.5 x 9.5". 192pp. Blue endpapers. An attractive and authoritative book. Illustrated in black and white with over 105 photos and 30 line drawings. ISBN: 0460041959.
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ANNALS OF CHEPSTOW CASTLE
Written by John Fitchett Marsh; John MacLean.
Stock no. 598037
Published by William Pollard. 1st 1883. Very good condition.

Or Six Centuries of the lords of striguil from the conquest to the revolution. Black cloth, red borders. 287 pages plus list of subscribers. 11.5 x 9.5". Privately printed by William Pollard, Exeter. Limited issue. Edited by Maclean. Free endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to half-title. Boards a little scuffed. Includes 2 page prospectus for the work signed with the editor's compluments. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. REDUCED FROM £140.
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WINDSOR HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF THE CASTLE AND THE TOWN
Written by John Stoughton.
Stock no. 627284
Published by Ward And Co.. 1862. Very good condition.

Modern brown cloth binding with original spine laid down. Gilt vignette to front cover. 244 pages. B/w frontis. Hinge between title and frontis repaired. New endpapers.
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