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Fighting Techniques of the Medieval World: AD 500 - AD 1500 Equipment, Combat Skills, And Tactics

By: Bradbury, Jim;Devries, Kelly;Dickie, Iain;Jestice, Phyllis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Thomas Dunne Books: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24765


Crisp, beautiful book with no discernible defect. Clean and bright with no names or writing, no tears or chips and no price-clip. Dustjacket proteced by brand new mylar cover. Measures 8"x10". Illustrated profusely with maps, color plates and line drawings. Also includes much text which discusses tactics, equipment and weapons used by medieval armies. 20 full-color tactical maps of specific battles, including, but not limited to, Bannockburn and Hastings. 256 pag... View more info

The Art of Mail Armor: How to Make Your Own

By: Brewer, Mary

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Paladin Press: 2002

Seller ID: 19629MtG


Scarce in hard cover. Book is clean as a whistle inside and out with no names or writing, no bumps to boards and no tears or chips to jacket which has been protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 9"x11-1/4" and is illustrated throughout with instructional drawings and black and white photographs. A practical, straightfoward guide unfettered by "arcane questions". Includes instructions for items of adornment as well such as necklaces, bags and hair en... View more info

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Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

By: Grancsay, Stephen V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles County Museum: 1953

Seller ID: 24826


Very handsome and clean art catalogue published to accompany an exhibit held Janury 15-March 18, 1953 at the Los Angeles County Museum. 144 items are meticulously described by Grancsay who then was Curator of Arms and Armour for the Metropolitan Museum. He is also the author of American Engraved Powder Horns; A Study Based on the J.H. Grenville Gilbert Collection. Crisp black and white photographs of the items are at the back of book and include suits of armor, blades, ... View more info

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The Twilight of Magic

By: Hugh Lofting

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 27452TB


Crisp, clean, as new book with no defect of note. NOT a remainder, no tears or chips, no names or writing and no price-clip. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book was published originally in 1930 by the beloved author of the Dr. Doolitttle books. This is a fantasy set in the Middle Ages. 243 pages. View more info

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Medieval Flowers and Plants Address Book

By: No Author

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1995

Seller ID: 23106


This would make a lovely gift -- so beautiful both inside and out with shiny gilt page edges on all three sides, and a ribbon page marker inside. There's no names or writing and is ready to become a pretty way to keep addresses, phone numbers, birthdays and anniversaries. The book is made with laminated boards and a red cloth spine. It measures 7-3/4" x 10". View more info

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Hoccleve's Regiment of Princes: Counsel and Constraint

By: Perkins, Nicholas

Price: $58.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, D.S. Brewer: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25653


Very handsome book with gilt printing to spine and a green and white paper title box affixed to face. Measures 6-1/4"x9-1/4" and has 235 pages including index. Illustrated at center of book with two beautiful color plates provided by the British Library. Book shows a small abrasion to top edge (see photo) and a tiny indentation at front spine. Pages and page edges are pristine and there are no names or writing. Book is the first full-length manuscript to give ser... View more info