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SAINTS, SEAWAYS AND SETTLEMENTS IN THE CELTIC LANDS
Written by E.G. Bowen.
Stock no. 1819760
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and diagrams. Couple of small marks to rear cover (minor). Text block browned. Ex-library with one rubber ink stamp to each endpaper. Foxing to free endpapers.

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MEDUSA'S GAZE: CASUISTRY AND CONSCIENCE IN THE RENAISSANCE
Written by Lowell Gallagher.
Stock no. 1819661
Published by Stanford University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Examining the central role of casuistry in Elizabethan religions, political, and literary culture. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. ISBN: 0804718598. Some mottling to boards. Text block slightly grubby, contents clean. Black pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel and some foxing to verso.

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THE LAST CRUSADE: THE SEVENTH CRUSADE & THE FINAL BATTLE FOR THE HOLY LAND
Written by W.B. Bartlett.
Stock no. 1819609
Published by Tempus. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The untold story of the disastrous seventh crusade. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9780752443898. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and across top edge.

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THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS
Written by John Bunyan.
Stock no. 2133068
Published by Milner and Company. Good condition.

In Three Parts. Wherein are discovered the manner of his setting out; his dangerous journey: and safe arrival at the desired country. A Life of the Author is also added, with explanatory notes by the Rev. W. Mason. Embellished with 8 steel plates and upwards of one hundred other engravings. A New Edition, Carefully Revised. Red cloth with gilt and black titles and decorations. Some damp marking to covers, which goes through to some pages internally. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Page edge browning. A few hinges are pulled.

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HEIRS OF THE FISHERMAN
Written by John-Peter Pham.
Stock no. 2132947
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2004. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Behind the Scenes of Papal Death and Succession. Red cloth spine, with gilt title. Brown boards. ISBN: 0195178343. A little pencil annotation.

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A PEOPLE APART THE JEWS IN EUROPE 1789-1939
Written by David Vital.
Stock no. 2132936
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark boards, gilt titles. The 10th volume in The Oxford History of Modern Europe series. ISBN: 0198219806. Small dent/hole to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips; tear hole/scuffing with tape repairs to verso on spine.

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THE MONASTIC ORDER IN ENGLAND
Written by David Knowles.
Stock no. 2132764
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A |History of its Development From the Times of St. Dunstan to the Fourth Lateran Council 943-1216. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. 764 pages includes index. Spine bumped. A few faint marks to covers. Small circular stamp to front pastedown. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper worn at edges with a few nicks and one closed tear, browned on verso and a small stain on rear panel.

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THE QUR'AN
Written by Marmaduke Pickthall.
Stock no. 1819094
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.

An interpretation by Marmaduke Pickthall. White cloth with blue and gilt blocking. Blue ribbon page marker. Colour plates. Top edge gilt. xxvii and 515 pages. Fourth printing. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which is slightly scuffed and bumped.

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VICTORIAN QUAKERS
Written by Elizabeth Isichei.
Stock no. 2132198
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Oxford Historical Monographs Series. ISBN: 0198218338. A few white spots to covers. Pencil name and address to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with a few small marks; light fade to spine.

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ISLAM AND THE ARMY IN COLONIAL INDIA: SEPOY RELIGION IN THE SERVICE OF EMPIRE
Written by Nile Green.
Stock no. 1818887
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A ground-breaking study of the cultural world of the Muslim soldiers of colonial India. Set in Hyderabad in the mid nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the book focuses on the soldiers' relationships with the faqir holy men who protected them and the British officers they served. Black boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780521898454.

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MUSSULMAN CULTURE
Written by V.V. Bartold.
Stock no. 1818874
Published by Oxford University Press. 1stg 2009. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Translated from the Russian. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title. Light brown paper boards. ISBN: 9780195476705. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded.

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AKBAR THE GREATEST MOGUL
Written by S.M. Burke.
Stock no. 1818763
Published by Munshiram Manoharlal. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Based mainly on accounts left behind by those who personally knew the emperor well, the result of several years of research. Insight into the character and achievements of the founding fathers of the celebrated Mogul dynasty in India. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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