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INTERPRETING THE LANDSCAPE: LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOGY AND LOCAL HISTORY
Written by Michael Aston.
Stock no. 1816239
Published by Routledge. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The complex and dynamic history of the countryside, illustrated with aerial photographs, maps, plans and charts. How to understand the surviving remains as well as the author's own explanations of how our landscape has evolved. Cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0415151406. Spine faded. Contents fine.

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A HISTORY OF THE PENINSULAR WAR VOLUME VI: SEPTEMBER 1, 1812 TO AUGUST 5, 1813
Written by Sir Charles Oman.
Stock no. 1816237
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

First published in 1914 (Oxford) and now reproduced exactly as the original, complete and unabridged. Teh Siege of Burgos, the Retreat from Burgos, the Campaign of Vittoria, the Battles of the Pyrenees. Red cardwraps. Fold-out map to rear. xv and 785 pages including index. ISBN: 1853676357. Light browning to text block. Lower rear corner of cover lightly creased.

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CHRISTINA OF DENMARK DUCHESS OF MILAN AND LORRAINE 1522-1590
Written by Julia Cartwright.
Stock no. 1816234
Published by John Murray. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition.

Biography. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and tooling. B/w plates. xii and 562 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Spine worn at top and tail, light vertical crease. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some scattered foxing. All plates present, some have dampstaining to margins.

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THE CAMPAIGNS OF LIEUT.-GEN. N.B. FORREST AND OF FORREST'S CAVALRY
Written by Thomas Jordan; J.P. Pryor.
Stock no. 1816233
Published by Morningside House. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile 14. Introduction to the New Edition by Ezra J. Warner. American Civil War of 1860s. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine, trio of confederate flags to front. Maps to endpapers. B/w frontis. xv and 735 pages. ISBN: 0890290148. Text block slightly grubby.

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A HISTORY OF THE PENINSULAR WAR VOLUME V: OCTOBER 1811 TO AUGUST 31, 1812
Written by Sir Charles Oman.
Stock no. 1816232
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

First published in 1914 (Oxford) and now reproduced exactly as the original, complete and unabridged. Valencia, Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajoz, Salamanca, Madrid. During this period, the outcome of the war was effectively decided by Wellington's advance from Portugal into Spain. Red cardwraps. xvii and 634 pages including index. ISBN: 1853676349.

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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1610690
Published by Penguin. 1946. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps with brown border and red title to front. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 37. Staples rusted. A little transfer of printing to some pages around centre of book.

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THE PILGRIMAGE OF GRACE AND THE POLITICS OF THE 1530S
Written by R.W. Hoyle.
Stock no. 1816226
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 019820874X. Dustwrapper spine faded.

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A POWER IN THE LAND THE PERCYS
Written by Richard Lomas.
Stock no. 1816225
Published by Tuckwell. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Colour & b/w illustrations. The story of a great family of the UK, the Earls and Dukes of Northumberland. ISBN: 1862320675. Possible slight fading to spine (difficult to tell).

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THE REGIMENTAL RECORDS OF THE ROYAL SCOTS (THE FIRST OF THE ROYAL REGIMENT OF FOOT)
Written by J.C. Leask; H.M. McCance.
Stock no. 1816223
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. Nearly fine condition.

A reprint of the 1914 edition. Pictorial cardwraps. A few colour & b/w illustrations. 787 pages. ISBN: 9781781519608. Text block slightly grubby.

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LINCOLNSHIRE CONVICTS TO AUSTRALIA, BERMUDA AND GIBRALTAR: A STUDY OF TWO THOUSAND CONVICTS
Written by C.L. Anderson.
Stock no. 1816221
Published by Laece Books. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

An attempt to name and number the men and women who were sentenced in Lincolnshire and left their native country to settle in a new continent. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0950080381. Covers browned and grubby.

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GREAT PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF IMPERIAL RUSSIA
Written by Oleg Yakovlevich Neverov.
Stock no. 1816213
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Reconstructing a tour of the great Russian collections as they would have been just prior to the fall of the Romanovs. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and publisher's blind vignette to front. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0500511829. Edges lightly rubbed. Spine slightly cocked.

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THE KINGDOM OF NORTHUMBRIA AD 350-110
Written by N.J. Higham.
Stock no. 1816211
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history and archaeology of Northumbria, on of the three great Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, dominating northern England and southern Scotland, and maintaining its separate identity right up tot he Norman Conquest. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations & photos. ISBN: 0862997305. Binding error in that the front endpapers have been cut too short at the bottom edge by 1cm. Contents are fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed, marked to rear panel.

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