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The Monuments Man. Essays in Honour of Jerome Bertram

by Steer, Christian (editor),

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Published
2020
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730849
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£63.68

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2020. A fine new copy, sewn in sections, hundreds of illustrations mostly printed in colour, index. This festschrift honours the late Jerome Bertram of the Oxford Oratory and former Vice-President of the Monumental Brass Society, who admired, researched, lectured on and wrote about monumental brasses and incised slabs for over fifty years. The essays presented here display… Read more
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Guthlac: Crowland’s Saint

by Roberts, Jane and Thacker, Alan (editors),

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Published
2020
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730832
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£36.02

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2020. This extraordinary new book is issued in both hardback and paperback versions, here is the paperback. 672pp. It is a collection of 27 academic essays on the life and cult of St Guthlac, the saint who was honoured at Crowland (or Croyland) Abbey in the Lincolnshire fens. Guthlac had his hermitage there from the late-seventh century… Read more
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The Wilderness of Zin

by Woolley, C. Leonard & Lawrence, T.E.

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Published
1936
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Fine
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First Thus
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£205.84

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1936. A fine copy in a modern tan half leather with gilt decoration to the spine and marbled paper covered boards. This is the 1936 reissue of T E Lawrence's first work to appear in book form and is significant for this reason as well as for the content. Early in 1914, Lawrence and Woolley, with a… Read more
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Guthlac: Crowland’s Saint

by Roberts, Jane and Thacker, Alan (editors),

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Published
2020
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730818
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£57.89

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2020. This extraordinary new book is issued in both hardback and paperback versions, here is the hardback. 672pp. It is a collection of 27 academic essays on the life and cult of St Guthlac, the saint who was honoured at Crowland (or Croyland) Abbey in the Lincolnshire fens. Guthlac had his hermitage there from the late-seventh century… Read more
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The Franks, From Their First Appearance In History To The Death of King Pepin 1857

by Perry, Walter C.

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Published
1857
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Very Good
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First Edition
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£25.73

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London: Longmans, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts, 1857. A very good copy bound in blue full leather with gilt decoration and red leather title page to spine. Mardled endpapers and matching marbled fore-edges. Previous owners name to fep that has a small closed tear to edge. Comprises a history of the Franks, a collection of Germanic tribes. First mentioned… Read more
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Ædgyth of Wessex. The Anglo-Saxon Queen of Germany

by Davies, M. Elizabeth

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Published
2017
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Fine
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First Edition
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£25.67

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2017. A fine new copy. 200 pp. Ædgyth or Edith (910-46) was the daughter of Edward the Elder and grand-daughter of Alfred the Great. She married Otto I, king of East Frankia and later Emperor of Germany (912-73) and was the ancestor of later German emperors. Her bones were rediscovered at Magdeburg Cathedral in 2008 and she… Read more
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Accidents of an Antiqiary's Life

by Hogarth, D.G.

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Published
1910
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Good
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First Edition
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£32.16

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London: Macmillan & Co, 1910. A good copy in original gren cloth, some minor wear of cloth to spine. Inscriotion from Oriel College to fep. 176pp with 40 photographic illustrations.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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London: Richard Bentley, 1861. A very good copy in original mauve cloth with gilt figure to front board, xvi + 631pp. Illustrated with plates and folding maps & plans etc... First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Urban Church in Late Medieval England, Harlaxton Medieval Studies Volume XXIX

by Harry, David & Steer, Christian

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Published
2019
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730726
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£63.04

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2019. A fine new copy 520pp + colour plates. Here are twenty-five peer-reviewed essays by leading historians exploring the distinctive aspects which the urban environment brought to late-medieval religious life. The essays are gathered in six sections ranging from liturgy, music and fabric, parish politics, the relationships between the religious orders and between them and the laity,… Read more
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Palestine Exploration Fund Annual, 1914-1915. The Wilderness of Zin. (Archaeological Report.) With a Chapter on the Greek Inscriptions by M. N. Tod.

by Woolley, C. Leonard & Lawrence, T.E.

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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First Edition
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£385.95

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London: Palestine Exploration Fund, 1914. The elusive genuine first edition of this report. A very good copy in original grey printed covers with blue cloth spine, Small repair to head of the spine. Bookplate to inside of front board True first edition, printing, with the full stop after the date on the spine. A nice clean copy with folding… Read more
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Hand Book to the Antiquities of Athens

by Delves-Broughton, Augusta Mary [Mrs Vernon]

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Published
1896
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., 1896. With the original folding map of the City (minor tear), the classic guide to the antiquities of Athens, Well illustrated [41 all present] plus 9pp contemporary advertisements for hotels, stationers and binders, rail and steamship tickets, tailors and more. Decorative cloth-covered boards have some marking and edges are bumped. Decorative eps;… Read more
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The Geology and Fossils of the Tertiary and Cretaceous Formations of Sussex

by Dixon, Frederic

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Published
1850
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£321.63

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London: Printed for the Author By Richard and John Edward Taylor, Red Lion Court, 1850. A very good copy in original green cloth, re-spined with green cloth and orginal spine laid on with title in gilt. A newspaper cutting tipped to title page that has caused some foxing. This is the original 1850 edition with a coloured frontispiece and XL… Read more
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An History of the Original Parish of Whalley, and Honour of Clitheroe, In The Counties of Lancaster and York. To Which Is Subjoined, An Account of The Parish of Cartmell.

by Whitaker, Thomas Dunham, LL.D F.S.A. Vicar of Whalley

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Published
1818
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Very Good +
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Third Edition
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£373.09

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London: Nichols, Son & Bentley, 1818. Very good copy of the third edition which is revised and enlarged with additional engravings. Marbled boards with quarter calf bound spine, with five bands and gilt title. pp VIII + 568. Large folding map, 47 plates (3 folding) as called for, plus 2 additional plates (p256), 8 folding pedigrees. Inscription to fep, "… Read more
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Carchemish, Report on the Excavations at Dwerabis on Behalf of the British Museum, I Vol.

by Hogarth, D.G.

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Published
1914
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£643.25

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London: British Museum, 1914. A very good copy of the elusive 1914 first original edition of Carchemish. With some dust marking to the cover and slight bump to the top edge of the front cover. Otherwise a clean sound copy. Small blue stamp of "Linenhall Library" to title page otherwise no other marks. O'Brien A001. First Edition. Hardback. Very… Read more
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Fountains Abbey, The Story of a Medieval Monastry

by Hodges, George

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Published
1904
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Fine
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First Edition
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£38.60

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London: John Murray, 1904. A fine copy with bright and clean vellum spine, gilt decoration and buff card boards. 130pp + colour fold-out plan.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Sandal Castle Wakefield: The History and Archaeology of a Medieval Castle

by Butler, L.A.S.

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780901869319
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£10.29

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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1991. A well illustrated account of Sandal Castle's history and the archaeology. A good copy in card covers that are a little creased to corners.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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A History of Wharram Percy and Its Neighbours, Wharram a Study of Settlement on the Yorkshire Wolds, XIII

by Wrathmell, S. (Ed)

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Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780946722228
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£32.16

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York: York University Archaeological Publications , 2012. A fine copy of this historical exploration of Wharram, From the library of noted regional historian David G. Hey and neatly signed by him inside front board, 403pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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York Minster Fasti Being Notes on the Dignitaries, Archdeacons and Prebendaries in the Church of York Prior to the Year 1307. Two Volumes

by Clay, Charles, Travis (ed)

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Published
1958
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Good
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First Edition
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£15.44

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Yorkshire: The Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1958. The yorkshire archaeological society record series Vol CXXIII (vol I) and Vol. CXXIV (vol II). A good set, both in brown cloth with gilt decoration to front board and gilt title to spine. Previous owners' bookplates to inside front boards and feps. Internally clean, bright and sound. Vol I - xvipp… Read more
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Two Yorkshire Diaries the Diary of Arthur Jessop and Ralph Ward's Diary

by Whiting, C.E. (ed)

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Published
1952
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Good
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First Edition
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£25.73

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Yorkshire: The Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1952. The yorkshire archaeological society record series Vol CXVII. A good copy in brown cloth with gilt decoration to front board and gilt title to spine. Previous owner's bookplates to fep. Internally clean, bright and sound. 241pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Selby Wills

by Collins, Dr. F (ed)

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Published
1912
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Good
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First Edition
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£32.16

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Yorkshire: The Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 1912. The yorkshire archaeological society record series Vol XLVII. A good copy in brown cloth with gilt and black decoration to front board with gilt title to spine. Internally clean, bright and sound with scattered foxing to page edges. 160pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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