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MIDDLE AGES

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THROUGH MERRIE ENGLAND
Written by F.L. Stevens. Illustrated by Francis D. Bedford.
Stock no. 1208892
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Pageantry and Pastimes of the Village and the Town. Green boards, gilt titles and illustration to front and spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Delightful colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Browning to edge of textblock with a few light foxspots to contents. A lovely bright copy in scarce original dark green wrapper which is slightly grubby to rear, rubbed at edges with slight loss and closed tear at corners and a small hole on rear panel, repaired with clear tape on verso.

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THROUGH MERRIE ENGLAND
Written by F.L. Stevens. Illustrated by Francis D. Bedford.
Stock no. 1208834
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

The Pageantry and Pastimes of the Village and the Town. Green boards, gilt titles and illustration to front and spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Delightful colour plates and b/w text illustrations. All plates present. Spine slightly faded. A few small marks to covers. Light foxing to contents, mainly to verso of plates which are bright and clean.

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A HISTORY OF TYLDESLEY
Written by John Lunn.
Stock no. 1208791
Published by P & D Riley. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

A fascinating account of the development and continuity of English Civic life from the earliest days. Green pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 120 pages. Name and date in ink on title page else a fine copy.

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THE SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS OF LANCASHIRE
Written by W.K. Jordan.
Stock no. 1208785
Published by Manchester University Press. 1st 1962. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A study of the changing patterns of aspirations in Lancashire 1480-1660. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Black crest to front cover. 128 pages includes index. Bookplate to front pastedown., Contents fine. Wrapper has price torn off, is a little grubby and has a couple of tears to top of spine with very slight loss.

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STATES AND RULERS IN LATER MEDIEVAL EUROPE
Written by Bernard Guenee.
Stock no. 2123685
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Translated by Juliet Vale. Looks at the later medieval state - around the period 1300-1500. ISBN: 0631136738. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper has edge-browning; small piece of surface paper damage to front panel.

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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2123495
Published by Folio Society. 2008. 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. 2nd printing. Contained in a fine slip-case.

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ART AND BEAUTY IN THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Umberto Eco.
Stock no. 2123405
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. Translated by Hugh Bredin. ISBN: 0300036760. A little browning to wrapper spine and edges. Small chip to one edge.

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THE GOOD SHIP: SHIPS, SHIPBUILDING AND TECHNOLOGY IN ENGLAND 1200-1520
Written by Ian Friel.
Stock no. 1813085
Published by British Museum Press. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

For specialists in the history of sails but also for anyone with a broader interest in medieval England. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 0714105740. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.

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THE STORY OF THE MIDDLE AGES (5 VOLUMES)
Written by H. St. L.B. Moss; Geoffrey Barraclough; R.W. Southern; John H. Mundy; Johan Huizinga.
Stock no. 1608451
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.

Five volumes. 3 red cloth, 2 dark green bindings, elaborately decorated in gilt. Colour illustrations. A little spotting to one of the spines. Contained in green slipcase with decorated side panels.

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THE MEDIEVAL KNIGHT AT WAR
Written by Brooks Robards.
Stock no. 2113562
Published by Tiger Books International. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1855019191. Spine is faded; contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased, with uneven fading to edges; some grubby marks and a couple of small edge nicks.

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THE POPES AND THE PAPACY IN THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES 476-752
Written by Jeffrey Richards.
Stock no. 1805070
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. viii and 422 pages including index. ISBN: 0710000987. Price-cut wrapper is faded at spine and edges.

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THE MODEL MERCHANT OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Samuel Lysons.
Stock no. 809544
Published by Hamilton, Adams & Co.. 1st 1860. Very good condition.

Exemplified in the story of Whittington and His Cat being an attempt to rescue that interesting story from the region of fable and to place it in its proper position in the legitimate history of this country. Dark red cloth, gilt titles. 3 b/w plates plus 1 large folding genealogical table. Corners a little bumped and rubbed.

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