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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ARTISAN HUNTER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1816662
Published by The Boydell Press. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author recounts his exploits as a hunter, from boyhood days as a traunt in a Welsh mining valley, ratting and pursuing such game as could be found with a lurcher. He also explores such vanished pastimes of the working man as cockfighting. The main characters are his terrier, San, and two hawks, a buzzard and a goshawk. Green boards, silver title to spine, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851151086. A few grubby marks to text block. Price cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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FINER POINTS OF FLY FISHING FOR SALMON
Written by Neil Graesser.
Stock no. 1816608
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This book continues the author's exposition of his highly successful salmon-fishing techniques, based on careful observation, patient reflection, and rewarding practice. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0851155227.

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ADVANCED SALMON FISHING: LESSONS FROM EXPERIENCE
Written by Neil Graesser.
Stock no. 1816597
Published by The Boydell Press. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The observations of the author on and explanations of many aspects of salmon fishing, and each instance supported by examples drawn from his own experiences. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851154646. Reprint. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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ST CUTHBERT AND THE NORMANS
Written by William M. Aird.
Stock no. 2125736
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Church of Druham, 1071-1153. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851156150. Contents are fine, apart from some pale underling/outlining in pencil. Wrapper is edge-creased with a bit of browning.

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ANGLO-NORMAN WARFARE
Written by Matthew Strickland.
Stock no. 1816050
Published by The Boydell Press. 1993. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Studies in Late Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-Norman Military Organization and Warfare. Edited by Strickland. Red boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0851153275. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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THE BOOK OF LLANDAF AND THE NORMAN CHURCH IN WALES
Written by John Reuben Davies.
Stock no. 1815799
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Studies in Celtic History XXI. This book explores the ecclesiastical and political transformation of south-east Wales in the later eleventh and early twelfth centuries. Blue boards, gilt title to spine and blue title to front. xii and 242 pages including index. ISBN: 1843830248. Small mark to front board.

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THE SEA IN HISTORY THE MEDIEVAL WORLD LA MER DANS L'HISTOIRE LE MOYEN AGE
Written by Michel Balard; Christian Buchet.
Stock no. 2124521
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial front cover. Dual-Language book - text in English AND French. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781783271597. Light bumping to a couple of cover corners. Contents are fine.

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THE WARS OF EDWARD III: SOURCES AND INTERPRETATIONS
Written by Clifford Rogers.
Stock no. 1815002
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Texts from over fifty contemporary campaign bulletins, administrative documents and chronicles. Eight key interpretations from modern historians. Edited by Rogers. Black boards, silver title to spine. xxvii and 384 pages including index. ISBN: 0851156460.

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FRENCH REVOLUTIONARIES AND ENGLISH REPUBLICANS: THE CORDELIERS CLUB 1790-1794
Written by Rachel Hammersley.
Stock no. 1814973
Published by The Royal Historical Society; The Boydell Press. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Royal Historical Society Studies in History. Grey boards, red title to spine. ISBN: 0861932730. A few scuff marks to dustwrapper.

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WAR CRUEL AND SHARP: ENGLISH STRATEGY UNDER EDWARD III, 1327-1360
Written by Clifford Rogers.
Stock no. 1814533
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A reassessment of the military and political strategies which Edward III and the Black Prince employed. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851158048.

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ANGLO-NORMAN CASTLES
Written by Robert Liddiard.
Stock no. 1608832
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. 414 pages. B/w photos and illustrations. A collection of some of the most significant articles in castle studies with contributions from experts in history, archaeology and historic buildings. Edited by Liddiard. ISBN: 0851159044. Wrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a tiny closed edge tear.

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THE COMPLETE LURCHER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1812039
Published by The Boydell Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Manual. Includes chapters on the arts of training and entering, lamping and net work, the quarry itself, breeding. Brown cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851151183. A nice copy marred only by the slight smell of cigarettes. Price-cut dustwrapper has price-label to front flap, is browned and grubby with a few minor closed edge tears.

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