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THE FOUR GOSPELS OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Written by John Dreyfus; Robert Gibbings. Illustrated by Eric Gill.
Stock no. 1822492
Published by Folio Society; The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st thus 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. According to the Authorized version of The King James I. This facsimile edition printed in 2007 (originally published in 1931 by The Golden Cockerel Press), by Memminger MedienCentrum on Favini feltmarked laid paper and bound by G. Lachenmaier in full goatskin leather with Fabriano Tiziano endleaves. All edges gilt. This edition is Limited to 2750 numbered copies. Contained in solamander case, with gilt title to spine. This edition also includes a thin volume of Essays by Dreyfus & Gibbings. This is copy 1437 of 2750. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case which is lightly bumped at corners, lightly rubbed at lower edges and lightly scratched to rear - these faults are too minor to be seen on photos.

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HISTORY OF CONGREGATIONALISM IN CARDIFF AND DISTRICT
Written by John Williamson.
Stock no. 1822484
Published by The Educational Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, black titles. B/w photos. 135 pages. Text block and endpapers browned and foxed. One or two small closed tears (no loss) to page margins.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822335
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 54 of 1000. A fine set contained in publisher's solander case which is bumped along the lower rear edge.

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THE RISE AND FALL OF THE MEDIEVAL MONASTERY
Written by Christopher Brooke.
Stock no. 1822217
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Highly decorated burgundy cloth, gilt. Colour and b/w photos. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed.

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RITES AND RELIGIONS OF THE ANGLO-SAXONS
Written by Gale R. Owen.
Stock no. 1822205
Published by David & Charles; Barnes & Noble Books. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The development of religious beliefs in Anglo-Saxon England, and the influence of religion upon everyday life. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715377590. Spine a little faded, top corners bumped. Large bookplate to front pastedown. Contents clean. Yellow dustwrapper is grubby and heavily faded at spine.

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SECRET MEMOIRS OF A RENAISSANCE POPE
Written by Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini.
Stock no. 1321572
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Commentaries of Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini Pius II. An abridgement. B/w illustrations. Full cream vegetable parchment ('Elephanthide'), with Piccolomini's crest blind stamped to front cover. Dark red leather title label to spine with gilt title. A few fox spots to spine else book is fine. A couple of tiny marks to slipcase.

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A HISTORY OF THE CRUSADES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Steven Runciman.
Stock no. 1822162
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reprinted with new binding. Contains: The First Crusade; The Kingdom of Acre; The Kingdom of Jerusalem. Blue paper boards with gilt title to spine and gilt decoration to sides. Colour plates. Twelfth printing. Minor bump to top of spine of two volumes. Else a fine set contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly bumped at top open edge and scuffed.

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SAINTS & SINNERS: A HISTORY OF THE POPES
Written by Eamon Duffy.
Stock no. 1822134
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt blocked design to front and spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour plates. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed and lightly marked (VG condition).

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NUNS: A HISTORY OF CONVENT LIFE 1450-1700
Written by Silvia Evangelisti.
Stock no. 2134949
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780199532056. Light wear to cover corners.

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MONTAILLOU: CATHARS AND CATHOLICS IN A FRENCH VILLAGE 1294-1324
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie; Barbara Bray.
Stock no. 1321259
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Translated by Barbara Bray. Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles. Colour illustrations. Top edge red. Very light rubbing to cover edges. Slipcase is lightly scuffed.

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THE BENEDICTIONAL OF SAINT AETHELWOLD
Written by Andrew Prescott.
Stock no. 1822043
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Limited edition of 1000 copies. Full burgundy goatskin leather with bevelled boards, blocked with gilt calligraphy, and with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. All edges gilt. Facsimile edition of the illuminated manuscript. Includes slim commentary volume by Andrew Prescott. Contained in burgundy solander case with white title label to spine. This is copy 248 of 1000. Tiny rub to top front edge of first band of spine else a lovely set contained in publisher's original packaging.

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THE KNIGHTS OF CHRIST (MEN-AT-ARMS)
Written by Terence Wise. Illustrated by Richard Scollins.
Stock no. 2134747
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Religious/Military Orders of Knighthood 1118-1565. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. ISBN: 0850456045. Browning to covers.

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