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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2131801
Published by Folio Society. 2007. 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. 186 pages includes index. Slip case is very good - some bumps, scuffs and a few grubby marks.
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THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORD OF ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, BRISTOL: THE CHURCHWARDENS' ACCOUNTS
Written by Clive Burgess.
Stock no. 1818356
Published by Bristol Record Society. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Bristol Record Society's Publication Vol. 53. The second of a three-volume series edited by Clive Burgess. White cloth boards, black titles. ISBN: 090153823X.
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A HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR IN THE MIDDLE AGES VOLUME TWO: 1728-1485AD
Written by Charles Oman.
Stock no. 1818274
Published by Greenhill. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Taking the development of the history of warfare from the point where supremacy of the cavalry was threatened by the emergence of the longbow at the end of the thirteenth century, to the close of the Wars of the Roses, when cavalry tactics were being revived and the importance of the firearm was growing. B/w maps and plans. ISBN: 1853671053. 1" dent to spine towards rear edge.
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A HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR IN THE MIDDLE AGES VOLUME ONE: 378-1278AD
Written by Charles Oman.
Stock no. 1818271
Published by Greenhill. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tracing the transition from Roman to Medieval forms in warfare, as the focus of power passed from the infantry to the cavalry. B/w maps and plans. ISBN: 1853671002. Light page-edge browning. Pictorial dustwrapper has barely noticeable remains of label to front panel.
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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 SECRET MIDDLE AGES
Written by Malcolm Jones.
Stock no. 1317559
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Discovering the Real Medieval World. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos throughout. 374 pages includes index. ISBN: 0750926856. Spine slightly bumped. Pictorial wrapper is slightly creased at edges with small nick at top front corner.
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THE CAROLINGIAN EMPIRE
Written by Heinrich Fichtenau.
Stock no. 1815113
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Studies in Mediaeval History No. 9. This book is more concerned with the strains and stresses in Carolingian society and the conflicts that arose from then than with a systematic enumeration of all the known details. Orange cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0631053409. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is grubby, has a closed tear to top front edge and remains of price label to rear flap.
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FIEFS AND VASSALS: THE MEDIEVAL EVIDENCE REINTERPRETED
Written by Susan Reynolds.
Stock no. 1815008
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st thus 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

This book sets out to change our view of the medieval world. It offers a fundamental challenge to orthodox conceptions of feudalism. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0198206488. Text block a little grubby. Light top corner creasing.
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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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THE ECONOMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND VOL I
Written by E. Lipson.
Stock no. 587742
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1949. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. 10th edition. The Middle Ages. xii + 696 pages. Corners very lightly bumped and rubbed.
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