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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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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CASTLES
Written by Brian K. Davison. Illustrated by Jasper Dimond.
Stock no. 2117100
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 78. With 46 line drawings, 12 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. ISBN: 0723215936. Uneven browning to covers. Wrapper is browned, with title to spine a little faded; corner cut off front flap; some edge-creasing.

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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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BRITISH CASTLES; OR, A COMPENDIOUS HISTORY OF THE ANCIENT MILITARY STRUCTURES OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by T.H. Fielding. Illustrated by T.H. Fielding.
Stock no. 1805999
Published by Howlett And Brimmer. 1st 1825. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Modern red three-quarter leather binding with red cloth boards. Raised bands and gilt title to spine. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. 25 tissue-guarded hand-coloured aquatint plates. Binding nice and tight. New endpapers. Half-title page not present. Some minor spotting and a few grubby marks scattered. All plates present. Overall a very nice copy of a scarce title.

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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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CAERPHILLY CASTLE AND ITS PLACE IN THE ANNALS OF GLAMORGAN
Written by William Rees.
Stock no. 669515
1971. Very good condition.

Grey card wraps. B/w photos and folding plan. Name in ink and related newspaper cutting on inside of front cover.

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WANDERINGS THROUGH THE RUINS OF HEIDELBERG CASTLE AND ITS ENVIRONS
Written by Richard Janillon.
Stock no. 989117
1871. Very good condition.

Second edition. Pages: 168. Contemporary three-quarter red leather binding with marbled boards. Gilt-lettered black morocco label on spine. Large folding plan at rear. Corners rubbed.

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