SOME MEDIEVAL HISTORY

Anderson, William CASTLES OF EUROPE From Charlemagne to the Renaissance. New York: Park Lane (1984). Reprint of the 1970 edition. Large 4to 304 pp. 396 illustrations from photographs, paintings and engravings including modern colour photos by Wim Swaan. 28 maps and plans. Blue cloth, endpapers from Durer and Leonardo. A bit worn at corners and spine tips but a very good, s ound copy in very good pictorial dustwrapper with 2" chip from bottom corner of front panel. $ US35.00

Andersson, Aron MEDIAEVAL DRINKING BOWLS OF SILVER FOUND IN SWEDEN. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell (1983) 4to [vii]+118 pp. Illus from 28 pages of photo plates. Laminated paper boards. A very good copy. $ US35.00

Arnold, Benjamin GERMAN KNIGHTHOOD. 1050-1300. Oxford: Clarendon, (1999). Reprint of the 1985 edn. 8vo. xii + 308 pp. Black boards. Fine in like dustwrapper. $ US30.00

Beeler, John WARFARE IN FEUDAL EUROPE. 730-1200. Ithaca; Cornell University Pr., (1971). 8vo. xvi + 272 pp. Illus from maps. Brown cloth. Impression from a paper clip on first 3 pp., else very good in dustwrapper with some edgewear, internally reinforce at spine tips. $ US20.00

Bryant, Arthur THE MEDIEVAL FOUNDATION. London: Collins, 1966. 1st ptg. 8vo. 288 pp. Green boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US18.50

Cahen, Claude PRE-OTTOMAN TURKEY. A General Survey of the Material and Spiritual Culture and History. C. 1071-1330. NY: Taplinger Pub., (1968). 8vo. xx + 458 pp. Illus. from photos of art and architecture; maps. Map endpapers. Blue cloth. Some wear to extremities, else a very good copy in like dustwrapper. $ US60.00

Cantor, Norman, F. THE CIVILIZATION OF THE MIDDLE AGES. A Completely Revised and Expanded Edition OF MEDIEVAL HISTORY. The Life and Death of a Civilization. NY: HarperCollins, 1993. 8vo. xvi+604 pp. Boards. Near fine in like dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Coss, Peter THE LADY IN MEDIEVAL ENGLAND. 1000-1500. UK: Wrens Park, 1999. Reprint. Sm 4to. x+214 pp. 8 pp of colour plates from manuscript pages & artwork. Illus throughout from photos, manuscript pages and artwork. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Dhuoda HANDBOOK FOR WILLIAM. A Carolingian Woman's Counsel for Her Son. Translated and with an introduction by Carol Neel. Lincoln: Univ of Nebraska (1991) 8vo xxviiii+152 pp. Black cloth. Small stain on back cover else about fine. Based on the French edition edited by Pierre Riche. $ US25.00

Downer, L. J., editor and translator LEGES HENRICI PRIMI. Edited with Translation and Commentary by L. J. Downer. Oxford Univ Press (1996) Reprint of 1972 edition. 8vo 460 pp. Black boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US25.00

Frugoni, Chiara A DISTANT CITY. Images of Urban Experience in a Medieval World. Princeton: Princeton University Pr., (1991). Trans. by W. McCuaig. 8vo. xix + 209 + 79 pp of plates from contemporary art and architecture. Brick coloured cloth. Light bruising to spine tips and corners, a few small spots to bottom edge, else about fine in near fine dustwrapper. $ US40.00

Gillingham, John RICHARD I. New Haven: Yale University Pr., 1999. Yale English Monarchs. 8vo. xiv+378+16 pp plates from photos & manuscript pages. Black boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US30.00

Gillingham, John THE LIFE AND TIMES OF RICHARD I. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1973). Sm. 4to. 224 pp. Illus. from photos, maps & contemporary art work; manuscript pages. Purple boards. Top corner of two pages creased, else near fine in like dustwrapper with light creasing to top edge. $ US20.00

Harriss, G. L. KING PARLIAMENT AND PUBLIC FINANCE IN MEDIEVAL ENGLAND TO 1369. Oxford: Clarendon, (1996). Reprint of 1975 edn. 8vo. xiii + 554 pp. Black boards. Fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US25.00

Herrin, Judith, Selected and Edited by. A MEDIEVAL MISCELLANY. (London): Weidenfeld & Nicolson Facsimile Editions, (1999). Sm. 4to. 208 pp. Profusely illus in colour from manuscript pages. Text in modern typeset. Manuscript selection and book design by Linda & Michael Falter. Intro. by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie. Blue cloth; lettering gilt. Pictorial paper decoration to top board and foot of spine. A fine copy. With selections on Fortune, Misfortune, Travel, Dance, Music, Pagans, Heat, Prayer, Warfare, and much more. Bibliography. $25.00

Hollister, C. Warren ANGLO-SAXON MILITARY INSTITUTIONS on the Eve of The Norman Conquest. Oxford: Clarendon, 1998. Sandpiper reprint. 8vo. xiv+170 pp. Black boards. Fine in near fine dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Holmer, George, ed. THE OXFORD HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL EUROPE. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Reprint. Sm. 4to. xvi+398 pp. Profusely illus from photos, maps and manuscript pages. Navy cloth. A fine copy in near fine dustwrapper. $ US25.00

Lacy, Norris J., Ed. THE NEW ARTHURIAN ENCYCLOPEDIA. N.Y.: Garland Pub., 1996. 4to. xxxviii + 615 pp. Illus. from photos; map. Black boards. Some edge wear and corners bumped, else a very good copy. $ US50.00

Latouche, Robert THE BIRTH OF WESTERN ECONOMY. Economic Aspects of the Dark Ages. London: Methuen, 1967. 2nd edition. 8vo. xviii+349 pp. Illus from maps, photos and drawings, Translated from the French. Blue boards. Ink name/date on front free endpaper, else a very good used copy in like dustwrapper. $ US30.00

Male, Emile L'ART RELIGIEUX DU XIIIme SIECLE EN FRANCE. Etude Sur L'Iconographie du Moyen Age et sur ses Sources d'Inspiration. Paris: 1931. 7me edn. 4to 428 pp, illustree de 190 gravures. Rebound in linen boards, original wrappers and spine label laid onto boards. Fine copy. $ US125.00

Male, Emile L'ART RELIGIEUX DU XIIme SIECLE EN FRANCE. Etude sur Les Origines de l"Iconographie du Moyen Age Paris, 1928. 3me edn. revue et corigee. 4to 459 pp, illustree de 253 gravures. Handsomely rebound in linen boards, original wrappers and spine label laid onto boards. A fine copy. $ US125.00

Marshall, Richard K. THE LOCAL MERCHANTS OF PRATO. Small Entrepeneurs in the Late Medieval Economy. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1999. 8vo. xx+191pp. Frontis. Tables. Blue cloth. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US20.00

McNamee, Colm THE WARS OF THE BRUCES. Scotland, England and Ireland, 1306-1328. East Lothian: Tuckwell Press (1998) Reprint. Roy 8vo xiii+288 pp. Illus from maps, photos of castles, and contemporary documents. Brown boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Newby, P. H. SALADIN IN HIS TIME. New York: Barnes & Noble (1993). Reprint. 8vo 210pp. Map. Half cloth and black paper boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US15.00

Oakeshott, R. Ewart A KNIGHT AND HIS ARMOUR. London: Lutterworth (1965) Reprint. Cr 8vo 95 pp. Illus from drawings by the author. Blue cloth. Spine faded else a very good, sound copy. $ US15.00

Oakeshott, R. Ewart A KNIGHT AND HIS WEAPONS. London: Lutterworth (1966) Third impression. 8vo 95 pp. Illus from drawings by the author. Green cloth. An about fine copy. $ US15.00

Pakula, Marvin H. HERALDRY AND ARMOUR OF THE MIDDLE AGES. South Brunswick: A.S. Barnes, (1972). 4to. 264 pp. Colour frontis + 16 colour plates. Profusely llus. in text from photos, crests, drawings, etc. Red cloth. Small nick to top edge of rear board, else near fine in very good dustwrapper with a few nicks and internally reinforced at h ead of spine. $ US45.00

Payne-Gallwey, Sir Ralph THE CROSSBOW. Mediaeval and Modern Military and Sporting. Its Construction, History & Management with a Treatise on The Balista and Catapult of the Ancients and an Appendix on the Catapult, Balista & the Turkish Bow. NY: Bramhall, 1958. Sm 4to. xx+328+23 pp. 248 illustrations. Blue cloth. Light rubbing to extremities, else a very good copy in lightly worn dustwrapper with some age darkening. C$35

Perez Higuera, Teresa MEDIEVAL CALENDARS. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1998). 4to. 271 pp. Gorgeously illus. from colour photos of illuminated manuscripts, carvings and other period artwork. Blue boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US40.00

Pollard, A.J. RICHARD III AND THE PRINCES IN THE TOWER. UK: Bramley, 1997. Reprint. Sm 4to. xviii+260 pp. Nicely illus from phortos, portraits, contemporary artwork and manuscript pages. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US25.00

Powers, James F. A SOCIETY ORGANIZED FOR WAR. The Iberian Municipal Militias in the Central Middle Ages, 1000-1284. Berkeley: Univ of California (1988) 8vo xii+365 pp. Illus from maps and photos of contemporary arts and artefacts. Black cloth. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US30.00

Powicke, Sir Maurice THE CHRISTIAN LIFE IN THE MIDDLE AGES AND OTHER ESSAYS. Oxford: Clarendon, (1997). Reprint of 1935 edn. 8vo. vi + 176 pp. Black cloth. Fold out genealogical chart. Fine in like dustwrapper with light rubbing. $ US20.00

Prestwich, Michael THE THREE EDWARDS. War and State in England 1272-1377. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (1980) 8vo [xv]+336 pp. Illus from contemporary art and artefacts and photos of buildings and fortifications. Red boards, lettering gilt. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US25.00

Previte-Orton, C. W. THE SHORTER CAMBRIDGE MEDIEVAL HISTORY. 2 vols. Vol I: The Later Roman Empire to the Twelfth Century. Vol II: The Twelfth Century to the Renaissance. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1962. Reprinted with corrections. 2 vols. 8vo. xxi + 643; xix + 645-1202 pp. Illus. from contemporary art work, maps, & genealogical tables. Blue cloth. Ink name on front free endpapers. Vertical creases on pp 809-813, probably a production fault, else near fine in very good dustwrappers. $ US75.00

Prinz, Joachim POPES FROM THE GHETTO. A View of Mediaeval Chistendom. N.Y.: Horizon (1966) 8vo 256 pp. Illus from photos of historical edifaces. Red cloth. Ink name on front free endpaper and cloth faded around edges else very good in like dustwrapper a bit frayed along edge. The Pierleoni family and its contributions to the Church. $ US22.50

Raby, F.J.E. A HISTORY OF SECULAR LATIN POETRY IN THE MIDDLE AGES. Oxford: Clarendon Pr., (1997). Reprint of the 1934 edn. 2 vols. 8vo. xi + 408; vi + 388 pp. Black boards. Fine in lightly rubbed dustwrappers. $ US50.00

Rawcliffe, Carole MEDICINE & SOCIETY IN LATER MEDIEVAL ENGLAND. (London): Sandpiper, (1999). Reprint of the 1995 edn. Sm. 4to. xvi + 241 + 14 pp of colour plates from manuscript pages. Numerous illus in text. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Robinson, John J. DUNGEON, FIRE AND SWORD. The Knights Templar in the Crusades. Brockhampton Press, 1999. Reprint of the 1994 edn. 8vo. xiv+494 pp. 8 pp of plates; maps. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $18.50

Rose, Martial & Julia Hedgecoe STORIES IN STONE. The Medieval Roof Carvings of Norwich Cathedral. ((NY): Thames & Hudson, (1997). Sm. 4to. 144 pp. Profusely illus from photos and drawings. Pictorial card covers. A fine copy. $ US17.50

Saalman, Howard MEDIEVAL ARCHITECTURE. European Architecture 600-1200. NY: Braziller, 1962. Royal 8vo. 127 pp. Illus. from photos, drawings and plans. Grey boards, black cloth spine. Very good in like dustwrapper with three 1" tears to top edge. $ US20.00

Saul, Nigel RICHARD II. New Haven: Yale University Pr., (1997). 8vo. xiv + 514 + 16 pp of illus. Red boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. Yale English Monarchs. $ US25.00

Seward, Desmond THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR. The English in France. 1337-1453. N.Y.: Atheneum, 1978 8vo 296 pp. Illus from medieval art and artifacts, line drawings, maps, genealogical tables. Colour frontis. Green cloth. Light wear to corners, else near fine in edgeworn d/w with 1" tear to front panel. $ US20.00

Tougher, Shaun REIGN OF LEO VI. (886-912). Politics and People. The Medieval Mediterranean. Vol. 15. Leiden: Brill, 1997. 8vo. xi + 262 pp. Map. Blue-green cloth. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $ US60.00

Traquair, Peter FREEDOM'S SWORD. Scotland's Wars of Independence. Niwot, Co.: Roberts Rinehart (1998) Roy 8vo 352 pp. Illus from colour photos of battle sites, contemporary documents and artworks; maps and battle plans. Green boards. A fine copy in like pictorial dustwrapper. $ US20.00

Wagner, Eduard, Selected and edited by. Text by Zoroslava Drobna & Jan Durdik. MEDIEVAL COSTUME, ARMOUR AND WEAPONS. (1350-1450). London: Hamlyn, (1962). 2nd imp. 4to. 72 pp + ca. 380 pp of plates. Illus. from drawings in colour and b/w by Eduard Wagner. Translated from the Czech. Linen binding. 2x3" sticker on front pastedown. A near fine copy with light discolouring to spine and faint browning to margins. Dustwrapper worn at edges, creases at spine, abrasion from sticker removed at top forecorner, 1/4" puncture on top panel and some light soiling. $ US150.00

Walker, Simon THE LANCASTRIAN AFFINITY 1361-1399 Oxford, Clarendon Press (1996) Reprint 8vo xii+350 pp. Dark blue cloth. Fine in like d/w. $ US40.00

Williamson, E. W. THE LETTERS OF OSBERT CLARE. Prior of Westminster. Oxford: University Pr., (1998). Reprint of the 1929 edn. 8vo. vi + 232 pp. Latin text. Blue boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper; a little rubbed. $ US25.00

Wilson, David Fenwick MUSIC OF THE MIDDLE AGES. Style and Structure. NY: Schirmer, 1990. 8vo. xx+403 pp. Illus from facsimile pages, musical notations, etc. Black boards. Book plate on front free endpaper, else about fine in like dustwrapper. $ US35.00

Winkelmann, Eduard GESCHICHTE DER ANGELSACHSEN. Bis zu Tode Konig Aelfreds. Berlin: Grote'sche (1893) 8vo 186 pp. Illus from art, artefacts, tablets and a foldout colour facsimile of an illuminated manuscript, all from ca 700-800. Half pebble-grain cloth and marbled paper boards, all edges marbled. Edges of boards worn and cloth rubbed along hinges. Small library stamp (fom Franz-Josephs Red-schule,Wien) on title page; inner leaves beginning to split over inner hinges where stitching protrudes. Still quite a good sound copy. Text in German (Gothic Type) except that the reproduction of a document in Latin from 704 showing the kings of Essex is rendered into modern roman type as well as translated into German. $ US30.00

Woolgar, C.M. THE GREAT HOUSEHOLD IN LATE MEDIEVAL ENGLAND. New Haven: Yale University Press, (1999). Lrg 8vo. ix+254 pp. Illus from photos, tables, manuscript pages and maps. Black boards. About fine in like dustwrapper. $22.50