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The English Mediaeval House

By: Wood, Margaret

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1983

Seller ID: 027616

ISBN: 0946495025

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy in price-clipped jacket which shows signs of shelfwear and tear. The fist major book on mediaeval domestic architecture for over a hundred years covering the period from the Norman Conquest to 1540 - it presents an absorbing and definitive picture of the evolution of the English house of the period. Illustrated profusely with sixty pages of photographs + approx 150 plans, diagrams and drawings. 448 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. " View more info

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Domesday : A Search for the Roots of England

By: Wood, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, BBC Publications: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027601

ISBN: 0563205008

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with both full colour and b/w photographs. A wide-ranging, lively examination of Domesday Book and its historical implications, which provides a new understanding of this extraordinary document for historians and public alike. Good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w which shows some sunning. 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. " View more info

Image for Cobbers : A Personal Record Of A Journey From Essex, In England, To Australia, Tasmania And Some Of The Reefs And Islands In The Coral Sea, Made In The Year 1930, 1931, And 1932

Cobbers : A Personal Record Of A Journey From Essex, In England, To Australia, Tasmania And Some Of The Reefs And Islands In The Coral Sea, Made In The Year 1930, 1931, And 1932

By: Wood, Thomas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1953

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 054282

Condition: Very Good


The definitive edition with the text revised by the author for the second edition, and fifteen new illustrations from the author's own photographs and other sources to make a fitting memorial to Dr. Wood, who died in 1950. Clean square copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Historic Haunts of England

By: Woodcock, Gwen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Alexander Maclehouse: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050730

Condition: Good


A portrait of over fifty of the places most steeped in the annals of English history including Dover, Lewes, Rye, Warwick, Winchester, Ludlow, Wells, Glastonbury etc. Square, tight hardback which has some foxing to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper has small loss to head of spine. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 368 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 368 pages including index. View more info

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Notes on Mediaeval Services in England with an Index of Lincoln Ceremonies

By: Wordsworth, CHR.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Baker: 1898

Seller ID: 045464

Condition: Good


Divided into three parts :- Cathedral Services, Parochial Services and Lincoln Customs etc. Some soiling to covers and fading to spine and small ink spot to pages 4 & 5 else a square, tight hardback copy of this now hard-to-find title. 313 pages. View more info

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A Guide to Barfreystone Church and Its World Famous Carvings

By: Worsfold, F.H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Canterbury, Kent, Kentish Gazette:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 032366

Condition: Very Good


Small 16 page stapled booklet being a guide and history to the Kent church. A very good clean copy illustrated with 2 b.w. photographs. View more info

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Maimonides

By: Yellin, David Abrahams, Israel

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Jewish Historical Society of England: 1903

Seller ID: 013713

Condition: Reading Copy


Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering. Part of the Jewish Worthies series Volume I. The binding is square and tight but unfortunately there is some underlining to the text - hence a working copy only. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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An Introduction to Medieval Institutions

By: Zacour, Norman Peter

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, St James Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060382

ISBN: 086066001x

Condition: Very Good


Describes the principal social, political and religious institutions in mediaeval society, explaining how they developed, changed and interacted. Very good clean hardback in protected dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 244 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Black Death

By: Ziegler, Philip

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1997

Edition: First Folio Edition

Seller ID: 066275

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, crisp copy presented in black card slip case which has some scuff marks to cover A concise history plotting the spread of the disease through Medieval Europe. 280 pages including index. Colour illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ask Mamma or the Richest Commoner in England

By: [Surtees, R. S.]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co:

Seller ID: 058444

Condition: Good


Delightful Victorian romp which follows the romantic exploits of two generations of the Pringle family. Square, tight hardback which has been attractively bound in decorated red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine which has faded and has wear and small loss to head. Bump to top edge of front board. . 13 steel engravings (all present ) + numerous wood engravings by John Leech. 412 pages + publisher's adverts. Undated but preface dated 1853 View more info