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THE MONKS OF WAR
Written by Desmond Seward.
Stock no. 2131767
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Fine condition.

The Military Orders. Vivid red, black and gilt front cover, gilt title to spine. Orange decorative endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - a few scuff marks to it.

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THE AUTHENTIC GOSPEL OF JESUS
Written by Geza Vermes.
Stock no. 1818205
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. xxvi + 468 pages. Top edge gilt. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase, lightly scuffed.

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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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SAINTS & SINNERS: A HISTORY OF THE POPES
Written by Eamon Duffy.
Stock no. 2131291
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2011. Fine condition.

Red cloth with gilt blocked design to front and spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour plates. Slip case is very good - some scuffs and marks.

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PENSEES
Written by Blaise Pascal; A.J. Krailsheimer; T.S. Eliot.
Stock no. 2129824
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

Black cloth, gilt title and decorations.Translated by Krailsheimer. Introduced by Eliot. Slip case is better than very good - a few small marks and scuffs.

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THE AUTHENTIC GOSPEL OF JESUS
Written by Geza Vermes.
Stock no. 1817349
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. xxvi + 468 pages. Top edge gilt. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase in almost fine condition.

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KYNNIVER LLITH A BAN
Written by John Fisher.
Stock no. 2126882
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. xlvi pages of introduction in English, then 223 pages in Welsh. Early Gospels. Fading and some bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some page edges are uncut.

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AS MAD AS A HATTER!
Written by David E. Evans.
Stock no. 1816357
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A History of Nonconformism in Dursley. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0904387909. Name in ink to front endpaper and a grubby mark. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased and lightly scuffed.

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ENGLISH HERITAGE BOOK OF SHRINES & SACRIFICE
Written by Ann Woodward.
Stock no. 1815775
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

An analysis of Iron Age and Roman religious sites in Britain, concentrating on the evidence for the special buildings, shrines, and the various objects, alive, dead or symbolic which were offered up as sacrifices within them. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos & illustrations, a few colour plates. ISBN: 0713460849.

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DEATH AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT
Written by John McManners.
Stock no. 1814950
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Changing attitudes to death among Christians and unbelievers in 18th century France. 619 pages. ISBN: 0198264402. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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THE CHILDHOOD OF JESUS
Written by Harold Jones. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2123605
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Blue-tone illustrations. Easy-to-read text. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; also browned and foxed.

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CAROLS
No author listed. Illustrated by Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale.
Stock no. 1506935
Published by Alexander Moring Ltd.. circa 1945. Almost very good condition.

Dark red cloth with gilt title and onlay. 14 carols. 6 double page spread colour plates; 5 other colour plates. 43 pages. 10.25 x 8". Spine faded and bumped with wear to ends. A little wear to corners. Uneven fading to front and rear cover. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Tiny hole to front joint. One hinge cracked. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Light page edge browning. All plates present.

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