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FORTRESS BRITAIN: ARTILLERY FORTIFICATION IN THE BRITISH ISLES AND IRELAND
Written by Andrew Saunders.
Stock no. 1820054
Published by Beaufort Publishing Ltd. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A complete survey of British artillery fortifications, utilizing modern historical and archaeological findings. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations, plans. ISBN: 1855120003. Minor mark to front board. Binding error to rear pastedown and loss to rear endpaper lower corner (minor defects). Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.

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THE KNIGHTS OF ST. JOHN IN JERUSALEM AND CYPRUS C. 1050-1310
Written by Jonathan Riley-Smith.
Stock no. 1819917
Published by MacMillan. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A History of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem volume One. Black cloth boards. B/w maps. Text block browned. Ex-lib with stamp to front pastedown. Black dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, lightly scuffed and browned to spine. Slight musty odour present.

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ROMANESQUE WALL PAINTINGS IN FRANCE
Written by Paul-Henri Michel; Joan Evans.
Stock no. 1819859
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The entire territory of France, where the art of wall painting was highly developed in mediaeval times, has been combined for this pictorial record of her mural treasures. Large format. Mottled blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and publisher's vignette to front. 30 pages of text plus 91 illustrations. Light browning to spine and board edges. Text block browned. Ex-lib rubber stamp to front pastedown. Scattered foxing present. Dustwrapper is browned and worn at top of spine.

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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2133164
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Black cloth spine with gilt title. Vivid pictorial boards illustrating some of the inventions. From table forks to buttons and underwear! Colour illustrations. 186 pages includes index. Contained in red slipcase which has a tiny spot and a few light scuff marks on one side.

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THE FORTIFICATIONS OF COPENHAGEN
Written by Bi Skaarup; Bjorn Westerbeek Dahl; Peter Thorning Christensen.
Stock no. 2132790
Published by The National Forest And Nature Agency. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

A Guide to 900 Years of Fortifications History. With a short description of all of the parts and structures that the fortifications have consisted of during the city's five periods of fortification. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. 247 pages includes index. ISBN: 8772791101. Just the merest hint of rubbing to lower corners of covers.

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MEDIEVAL LIBRARIES OF GREAT BRITAIN A LIST OF SURVIVING BOOKS
Written by N.R. Ker.
Stock no. 2132612
Published by The Royal Historical Society. 1964. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. xxxii + 424 pages. 2nd edition. Bumping to spine and a couple of cover edges.

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'ALMOST THE RICHEST CITY' BRISTOL IN THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Laurence Keen.
Stock no. 2132599
Published by The British Archaeological Association. 1997. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w maps and photos. The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions XIX. ISBN: 0901286788. A few marks to covers.

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MEDIEVAL LONDON
Written by Timothy Baker.
Stock no. 2132597
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304935433. Has stickers saying 'The Readers Union Group of Book Clubs' to wrapper flap and title page. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Small pen mark to title page. Wrapper is creased with a closed tear to base of spine.

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH MONARCHY
Written by John Steane.
Stock no. 2132592
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0713472464. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks. Foxing to outer page edges.

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KING DEATH THE BLACK DEATH AND ITS AFTERMATH IN LATE-MEDIEVAL ENGLAND
Written by Colin Platt.
Stock no. 2132589
Published by Ucl Press. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1857283139. Page edge browning. A few marks to wrapper.

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MEDIAEVAL MONMOUTH
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2132481
Published by The Monmouth Historical and Educational Trust. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

Grey card wraps. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Some creasing to cover corners. Foxing to outer page edges.

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KING HENRY III AND THE LORD EDWARD
Written by F. Maurice Powicke.
Stock no. 1818867
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st thus 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Community of the Realm in the 13th Century from the Accession of King Henry III to the Coronation of King Edward I. Reprinted as one volume. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Two folding maps. Faint scratching to front board. Small stain to top edge of text block. Blue price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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