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A MIRROR OF MEDIEVAL WALES
Written by Charles Kightly.
Stock no. 1818738
Published by CADW. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gerald of Wales and his Journey of 1188. Colour photos. ISBN: 0948329300. Light marks to endpapers and title page. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to flaps, and a score mark to rear panel.

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MEDIEVAL ARCHITECTURE MEDIEVAL ART (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Paolo Piva; A. Cadel; F. Gandolfo; et al.
Stock no. 2131929
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with white titles to spines. Stunning colour photographs. A few small knocks along cover edge. Slip case is excellent.

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THE ENGLISH HIGHLAND CLANS: TUDOR RESPONSES TO A MEDIAEVAL PROBLEM
Written by Ralph Robson.
Stock no. 1818694
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Title to spine is: The Rise and Fall of the English Highland Clans. A book about Scotland as well as England and concerns the community which inhabited the Middle Marches of the insecure northern frontier. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0859762467. SIGNED by the author with gift inscription to front endpaper. Includes a letter to Gp. Captain Brian Robinson from the author. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and slightly faded to spine.

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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2131801
Published by Folio Society. 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. Slip case is very good - some bumps, scuffs and a few grubby marks.

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THE CONSOLATION OF PHILOSOPHY
Written by Boethius; V.E. Watts.
Stock no. 2131765
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.

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. Slip case is very good - some scuff and other marks.

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MEDIEVAL WOMEN
Written by Eileen Power; Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie; Maxine Berg; M.M. Postan.
Stock no. 1818509
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream mottled boards with colour illustration to front and gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Edited by Postan, foreword by Ladurie, introduced by Berg. Spine sunned to a pink colour (gilt title still bright). Contained in publisher's red slipcase in almost fine condition.

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MEDIEVAL PEOPLE
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 1818508
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream boards with gilt vignettes. Colour illustrations. Third printing. Spine sunned to a pink colour (gilt title still bright). Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in almost fine condition.

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THE WARS OF THE BRUCES: SCOTLAND, ENGLAND AND IRELAND 1306-1328
Written by Colm McNamee.
Stock no. 1818386
Published by Tuckwell Press. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A very readable narrative of a momentous episode in British history. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1862320225. Reprint. A few minor marks to text block. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed to rear panel.

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BATTLES OF THE CRUSADES 1097-1444 FROM DORYLAEUM TO VARNA
Written by Kelly Devries; et al.
Stock no. 1817926
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An information packed, highly-illustrated guide to 20 battles from the crusading era. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781862274341. Dustwrapper lightly creased at corners.

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THE ISMAILI ASSASSINS: A HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL MURDER
Written by James Waterson.
Stock no. 1817879
Published by Frontline Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The truth behind the secret missions of the medieval Assassins. Examines the historical events that still resonate in Asia and the Middle East. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781848325050. Light scuffing to black dustwrapper.

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THE GOODMAN OF PARIS
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 2128196
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition.

Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Slip case has a few small marks.

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A CORPUS OF EARLY MEDIEVAL INSCRIBED STONES AND STONE SCULPTURE IN WALES VOLUME II SOUTH-WEST WALES
Written by Nancy Edwards; Heather Jackson; Helen McKee; Patrick Sims-Williams.
Stock no. 2128144
Published by University of Wales. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780708319635. Bumping to bottom corner of front cover and a little to top of spine. Light fingering to bottom page margins. A little creasing to wrapper.

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