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Translated and introduced by V.E. Watts. Cream paper boards. Blue, brown & red titles. Floral designs surrounding title to front. Matching cream endpapers. Seven colour plates. Some fading to spine. Slip case is better than very good - a little wrinkling to one side.
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. Slip case is better than very good.
THE BLACK DOUGLASES: WAR AND LORDSHIP IN LATE MEDIEVAL SCOTLAND 1300-1455
Written by Michael Brown.
Stock no. 2137294
Published by Tuckwell Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Black boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1862320365.
Examines some of the events and personalities round the Irish Sea province at a crucial time in the development of medieval Europe. A volume of revised essays that looks at political and cultural contact and change throughout the liquid highway between Ireland and Britain. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781851829835. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
Narrative Strategies in the Junius 11 Manuscript. Cambridge Studies in Anglo-Saxon England 31. Blue boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 225 pages. B/w plates. ISBN: 0521800692. Minimal bumping to spine and corners.
The development of Anglo-Norman (the variety of medieval French used in the British Isles), together with the role it played in the life of the medieval English kingdom. Essays contributed by Bell, Brand, Chambers, Chapman, etc. Green boards. 186 pages. ISBN: 9781903153307. Spine slightly bumped. Barcode sticker to rear cover. Contents fine.
WAR CRUEL AND SHARP: ENGLISH STRATEGY UNDER EDWARD III, 1327-1360
Written by Clifford Rogers.
Stock no. 1322612
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A reassessment of the military and political strategies which Edward III and the Black Prince employed. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851158048. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of light scuff marks to front cover. Dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, a tiny knick to lower front corner.
This book illuminates Warwick's character and motivation, showing that he was an emotional, charming, and popular man with a strong sense of family loyalty. Cardwraps. 346 pages. ISBN: 0631235930.
THE NORTHERN EARLDOMS - ORKNEY AND CAITHNESS FROM AD 870 TO 1470
Written by Barbara E. Crawford.
Stock no. 1322597
Published by John Donald. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A story of the time when the Northern Isles of Scotland were part of a different national entity which explains the background to the non-Gaelic culture of this locality, when links with the North Sea were as important as links with the kingdom of Scotland to the south. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 440 pages. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9781904607915. Dustwrapper is slightly browned on front panel.
WOMEN WARLORDS AN ILLUSTRATRATED MILITARY HISTORY OF FEMALE WARRIORS
Written by Tim Newark. Illustrated by Angus McBride.
Stock no. 1322594
Published by Blandford. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The reality of female military leadership in ancient and medieval warfare. Orange boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, some colour illustrations. 144 pages. ISBN: 0713719656. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. Small booksellers sticker to front flap of dustwrapper.
The social and technological aspects of medieval military affairs. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 267 pages plus many b/w photos to rear of book. ISBN: 0851158722. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges.