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SCENES OF MEDIEVAL LIFE (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Joseph Gies; Frances Gies; Judith Herrin.
Stock no. 1821297
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Very good condition.

Three Volumes.Life in a Medieval Village uses Elton in Cambridgeshire as the exemplar; Life in a medieval castle looks at Chepstow Castle in Monmouthshire; Life in a Medieval City looks at Troyes in France. Pictorial boards with gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos. With a preface by Herrin. Top edge of text blocks dusty. Castle & City are bumped to top corners. Castle also has faint fingerprints to verso of frontispiece. Otherwise contents are fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed and has a heavy bump to top closed edge (hence bumping to books), also starting to split at top closed rear edge.

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CARDIFF CASTLE ITS HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
Written by John P. Grant.
Stock no. 1819370
Published by William Lewis. 1st 1923. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buff pictorial boards with outer pictorial wrapper attached. Sepia illustrations. Light foxing present. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily scuffed, worn to top & tail of spine and marked to rear panel.

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JOHN NASH & THE VILLAGE PICTURESQUE
Written by Nigel Temple.
Stock no. 2132584
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. With special reference to the Reptons and Nash at the Blaise Castle Estate, Bristol. ISBN: 0904387240. Spotting to covers. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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SCOTTISH CASTLES
Written by Stewart Ross. Illustrated by David Simon.
Stock no. 2132580
Published by Lochar. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w illustrations/line drawings by Simon. ISBN: 0948403365. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CASTLES
Written by Brian K. Davison. Illustrated by Jasper Dimond.
Stock no. 2132058
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 78. With 46 line drawings, 12 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. Grey boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215936. Wrapper is price-cut with some uneven browning.

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GUIDE TO RAGLAN CASTLE WITH GROUND PLAN ETC
Written by T.H. Somerset.
Stock no. 1818553
Published by Seargeant Bros. Ltd.. 1917. Very good condition.

Small orange booklet. B/w illustrations. 32 pages. Inscription in ink to title page.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CASTLES
Written by Brian K. Davison. Illustrated by Jasper Dimond.
Stock no. 1318048
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 78. With 46 line drawings, 12 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. Grey boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215936. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly rubbed at top and tail of spine.

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CARDIFF CASTLE ITS HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
Written by John P. Grant.
Stock no. 1317978
Published by William Lewis. 1923. Almost very good condition.

Buff pictorial boards with outer pictorial wrapper attached. Sepia illustrations. Faint ink name stamp to top edge of front wrapper cover. Brown spots to rear wrapper cover.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CASTLES
Written by Brian K. Davison. Illustrated by Jasper Dimond.
Stock no. 1317786
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 78. With 46 line drawings, 12 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. Grey boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215936. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut with new publisher's price sticker above (£1.80).

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WALES CHURCHES, HOUSES, CASTLES
Written by Simon Jenkins.
Stock no. 2130090
Published by Penguin Books. 1st thus 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. From the great forts of Caernarfon, Harlech and Beaumaris in the North to the Victorian glories of Cardiff to the South. Numerous colour photographs. ISBN: 9780141024127. Light creasing to cover corners.

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RUPERRA CASTLE WAR AND FLAMES 1939-46
Written by Pat Moseley.
Stock no. 2130088
1st 2001. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Complied by Moseley. Published 60 years after the event. Spine is faded. Corners are creased.

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RUPERRA CASTLE WAR AND FLAMES 1939-46
Written by Pat Moseley.
Stock no. 2130055
Published by Clarke Printing. 2008. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Complied by Moseley. Some wear to cover edges. Grubby marks to front cover. Contents are still excellent.

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