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THE IMPERIAL ROMAN ARMY
Written by Yann Le Bohec.
Stock no. 1818262
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A look in detail at the structure and development of the army in the first three centuries AD, examining its organization, training and role in Roman Society, to see why it has always been accorded with such a prominent position in Rome's history and whether that view is justified. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713471662. Name in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut.
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THE AGE OF CONSTANTINE THE GREAT
Written by Jacob Burckhardt.
Stock no. 1318345
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Tan cloth with metallic title to spine. Colour photos. Translated by Moses Hadas, with an introduction by Noel Lenski. Contained in original slipcase which is slightly faded at one edge and a tiny bit scuffed.
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ROMAN SCOTLAND: FRONTIER COUNTRY (HISTORIC SCOTLAND)
Written by David J. Breeze.
Stock no. 1817801
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Fully revised and updated, drawing on the latest archaeological discoveries and cutting-edge research, along with contemporary Roman documents including the uniquely informative Vindolanda writing tablets, to assess this period of occupation and the effect they had on Scotland and its people. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0713489952.
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ARMIES OF THE LATE ROMAN EMPIRE AD 284 TO 476: HISTORY, ORGANIZATION AND EQUIPMENT
Written by Gabriele Esposito.
Stock no. 1817544
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Armies of the Past series. Focusing on the dramatic and crucial period that started with the accession of Diocletian and ended with the definitive fall of the Western Roman Empire. White cloth boards, red title to spine. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781526730374.
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THE LANDSCAPE OF ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Ken Dark; Petra Dark.
Stock no. 1817312
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Combining advances in archaeology of the period with new scientific approaches to environmental reconstruction. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0750909641. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2127453
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2009. Fine condition.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Slip case is very good; is marked, with a bit of scuffing.
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THE OLD ROAD
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by William Hyde.
Stock no. 2126489
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1910. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth. Gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The Road From Winchester to Canterbury. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping to cloth, with split to top of spine; some fraying of cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Browning.
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FAVERDALE, DARLINGTON
Written by Jennifer Proctor.
Stock no. 2125638
Published by Pre-Construct Archaeology Limited. 1st 2012. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Excavations at a major settlement in the northern frontier zone of Roman Britain. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 9780956305466. A few marks to covers.
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PREHISTORY IN THE YORKSHIRE DALES RECENT RESEARCH AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
Written by R.D. Martlew.
Stock no. 2125627
Published by Place; Yorkshire Dales Landscape Research Trust. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781906604356.
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PREHISTORIC AND ROMAN ARCHAEOLOGY OF NORTH-EAST YORKSHIRE
Written by D.A. Spratt; et al.
Stock no. 2125626
Published by Council For British Archaeology. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. CBA Research Report 87. BAR British Series 104, Revised to 1990. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 1872414281. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Corners creased.
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CATARACTONIUM: ROMAN CATTERICK AND ITS HINTERLAND. EXCAVATIONS AND RESEARCH, 1958-1997 PART II
Written by P.R. Wilson; et al. Illustrated by E.R. Lyons; et al..
Stock no. 2125625
Published by Council For British Archaeology. 1st 2002. Very good condition.

Large format. Heavy cardwraps. B/w illustrations. One fold-out page. ISBN: 1902771249. Bump to base of spine. Contents are still excellent.
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ON THE TRAIL OF THE LEGIONS
Written by Raymond Selkirk.
Stock no. 2125552
Published by Anglia Publishing. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1897874081. SIGNED by author 'To John', with Best Wishes. Bumping to top of spine and a couple of corners. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to a couple of edges.
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