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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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ARMS AND ARMOUR OF THE CRUSADING ERA, 1050-1350: ISLAM, EASTERN EUROPE AND ASIA
Written by David Nicolle.
Stock no. 2131470
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of weapons and equipment in the Middle Ages. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853673692. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few score marks; closed tear to one corner.

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THE ASSASSINS
Written by Bernard Lewis.
Stock no. 2128217
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

A Radical Sect in Islam. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, illustration to front. Colour plates. xii and 242 pages. A few small bumps to edges of slip case.

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ISLAM VOLUME I EARLY ARCHITECTURE FROM BAGHDAD TO CORDOBA
Written by Henri Stierlin.
Stock no. 2115903
Published by Taschen. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Taschen's World Architecture Series. Colour photos and diagrams throughout. ISBN: 3822885614. Bumping to corners and edges. A few marks to covers. Some pencil and erasing to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and a few nicks and a couple of closed tears.

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THE LANGUAGE OF THE BIRDS
Written by Marie G. Lukens; Ernest J. Grube.
Stock no. 2114965
Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Pale damp marking to edges of some pages.

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PAPER BEFORE PRINT
Written by Jonathan M. Bloom.
Stock no. 1204478
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2001. As new condition.

The history and impact of paper in the Islamic world. Large format. Black cloth spine, glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0300089554.

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