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THE QUEENS OF ARAGON: THEIR LIVES AND TIMES
Written by E.L. Miron.
Stock no. 1824398
Published by Stanley Paul & Co. 1st 1913. Almost very good condition.

Queens of the medieaval kingdom of Aragon. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and gilt crest to front. Bevelled board edges. Top edge gilt, lower edge untrimmed. B/w plates. 336 pages including index, 48 pages of publisher adverts to rear. Boards marked. Coffee (?) stains to top edge of prelims (not too bad). Endpapers browned. A few foxspots to contents, a few grubby marks. Text block browned. Front hinge starting to split but binding is tight. All plates present.

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RICHARD III: ENGLAND'S BLACK LEGEND
Written by Desmond Seward; Thomas Pennant.
Stock no. 1824347
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Foreword by Thomas Penn. Red cloth pictorial boards, white title to spine. Red endpapers with crown pattern. B/w & colour illustrations. A lovely copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few minor scuffs.

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TURNER AND GEORGE THE FOURTH IN EDINBURGH 1822
Written by Gerald Finley. Illustrated by J.M.W. Turner.
Stock no. 1823875
Published by Tate Gallery; Edinburgh University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Written to complement the exhibition 'Turner and George IV in Edinburgh 1822'. Examines JMW Turner's proposal for a grand series of paintings of the Royal visit to Scotland. Oblong format. Beige cloth boards, gilt title to spine on brown title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0852244320. Text block has minor foxing. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned across top front panel edge.

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GRUFFUDD AP CYNAN: A COLLABORATIVE BIOGRAPHY
Written by K.L. Maund.
Stock no. 2138923
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Studies In Celtic History Series. Green boards, silver title to spine; title label to front cover. ISBN: 0851153895.

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THE KING OVER THE WATER: A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE JACOBITES
Written by Desmond Seward.
Stock no. 2137852
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st 2019. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781780276069. Small knocks to corners/top and tail of spine.

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THE COLDSTREAM GUARDS 1914-1918 (3 VOLUMES)
Written by John Ross-Of-Bladensburg.
Stock no. 2137731
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spines; gilt borders and decorations around motif to front cover. 3rd Volume Contains the Maps. Inscriptions in ink to front endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges and margins. Wrapper to volume I is MISSING it's rear flap and panel. All other wrappers also have edge-chipping and creasing; Maps volume has 1" loss to top of spine.

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THE DUKE OF CORNWALL'S LIGHT INFANTRY 1939 - 1945
Written by E.G. Godfrey.
Stock no. 2137323
Published by Images Publishing. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. ISBN: 189781741X. Bump/dent to top edge of front cover. Outer page edges are browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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HENRY IV
Written by Bryan Bevan.
Stock no. 1322607
Published by The Rubicon Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A powerful study of Henry of Bolingbroke, one of the most important noblemen of the later 14th century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 166 pages. ISBN: 0948695358. Minimal bumping to spine.

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WARWICK THE KINGMAKER
Written by Michael Hicks.
Stock no. 1322603
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st PB 2002. Fine condition.

This book illuminates Warwick's character and motivation, showing that he was an emotional, charming, and popular man with a strong sense of family loyalty. Cardwraps. 346 pages. ISBN: 0631235930.

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ROYAL TOMBS OF MEDIEVAL ENGLAND
Written by Mark Duffy.
Stock no. 1823338
Published by Tempus. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

A history of the fascinating world of ritual, design and meaning behind medieval royal burials. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 075242579X.

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MILITARY DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS IN THE COLLECTION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN (2 VOLUMES)
Written by A.E. Haswell Miller; N.P. Dawnay.
Stock no. 1819800
Published by Phaidon. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume One: Plates. 478 illustrations, 28 in colour. Volume Two: Text. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 0714813826. Volume 1: text block browned, white pictorial dustwrapper is browned and faded to spine. Volume 2: Minor foxing to text block, white pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed.

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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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