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The Aesthetics and Vocabulary of Nakshi Kantha. Bangladesh National Museum Collection

By: Ahmad, Perveen

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Bangladesh, Bangladesh National Museum: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112396


Maroon rexine-type (pseudo leather) boards with Bright Gilt titling to the spine and front cover. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket, which is not price-clipped. However there is some VERY light rubbing/creasing to the dustjacket, (mainly to the TIPS of the corners & head/tail of the d/j spine - NO chips/tears) together with some light fading to the BASE colour of the dustjacket spine & the very edges of the d/j covers, which has changed almost imperceptabl... View more info

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The Rise of Civilisation in India & Pakistan

By: Allchin, Bridget and Raymond

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 114102


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No d/j as issued. Some negligible shelf wear from storage o/w As New. Looks unread/untouched. Smooth uncreased spine. Internally FINE - No Inscriptions or Marks. (xiv) + 379pp. Many b/w illustrations, diagrams, plans, Tables and Figs, etc. "Many spectacular discoveries of archaeological significance have been made in the Indian subcontinent since the first appearance of Raymond & Bridget Allchins' book 'The Bi... View more info

The Future of Family Care for Older People

By: Allen Isobel & Elizabeth Perkins (editors)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 7668


In the original publisher's glossy lettered card covers. Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. (ix) + 254 pp. Illustrated with diagrams and charts etc. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. "This book looks at what is known about the social and economic factors affecting the future supply of family care for older people. Although the review focuses on the aspect of supply, this has to be placed in the context of the future demand for such care. ... View more info

The Egyptologists (Uncorrected Proof Copy)

By: Amis, Kingsley; Conquest, Robert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition (Uncorrected Proof copy)

Seller ID: 107374


In original publishers Cape 'logo' decorated wraps. Covers dusty, remains of label to front cover (probably giving a provisional publishing date, price etc) , 2 small round stains to rear cover, spine creased, edges lightly creased, NO INSCRIPTIONS, hinges sound, 255pp, internally excellent, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. "What is the Metropolitan Egyptological Society? Why does it protect itself so vigilantly against inquiring outsiders? What significance of the mysterious... View more info

Baronia De Kemeys from the Original Documents at Bronwydd Printed for the Cambrian Archaeological Association.

By: ANON

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, J Russell Smith and J H & J Parker:

Edition: Presumed First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 107540


No date (c 1880's) Brown cloth covered boards with gilt titling to spine, very slight staining to covers, corners and head/tail of spine bumped, edges of covers knocked (indentation to front/rear cover at edge). Spine has been reglued. Inner hinges good. 136pp. Black/white illustrations. Large fold out map of the Lordship of Kemeys with Heraldic shields to top/middle left. 1 large fold out pedigree of 'Thomas Davies Lloyd Esq of Bronwydd in Co. Cardigan from the emblaz... View more info

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Scenes of Travel and Adventure in Central Africa

By: Anon (Mungo Park and Others?)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons: 1851

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 110684


In the original publishers Light Brown cloth covered boards with blind stamped decoration to the front and rear covers, but with quite bright gilt titling/decoration/illustration to the spine. All corners and the head/tail of the spine are 'bumped/rubbed, with a small split to the cloth either side of the top and bottom of the spine. There is a fading (? Ink ? ) blotch (about 1.5 cms) to the bottom half of the front cover. Overall the covers are quite clean and it is an ... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Volume 3 Number 1 Spring 1982

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114063


At Fault, but overall a Good copy in stiff card covers. There is a large corner (4" x 2"- 10cm x 5cm) torn off the rear cover and missing. A lighter patch near bottom of the front cover/spine where a label was removed. This was a copy formerly in the Reference Library of a University library. LACKING THE TITLE PAGE (so 'At Fault') and with a University Presentation Library label on the reverse of the Contents page - but NO other library, or any other, markings. A... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Volume 7 Number 2 Spring 1986

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114064


A Very Good copy in the original stiff card covers. A few small marks on the covers. Title, Date, Volume and number written in biro to the blank spine. The former owner's name written in on the Title page, o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 83 pp + 1 Advert page. Contents cover : - 'Some Observations on the Origins of Countess Gerberga of the Angevins: An Essay in the Application of the Tellenbach-Werner Prosopographical Method' - Bernard S. Bachrach; 'Networks of Power in ... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Spring 1987 Volume 8 Number 1

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114065


A Good Plus/VG copy in the original stiff card covers. There is a light stain to the bottom inner corner of the covers, which very lightly affects the first 20 pages inside, to the bottom inner corner. Some underlining, a couple of notes and side linings in ink to the second main article** o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 121 pp . Contents cover : - 'Eight Years: Some Editorial Reflections' - Bernard S. Bachrach, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal; 'A Survey of the Signi... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Spring 1993 Volume 14 Number 1

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114066


A Good Plus/VG copy in the original stiff card covers. There is a tiny repaired tear to the blank area of the title page - negligible - and a light stain to the bottom inner corner of the covers, which very lightly affects the pages inside, but only to the bottom inner corner - to the inner margins and not affecting any text, o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 77pp + (4). Contents cover : - 'The Prosopography of Post-Conquest England: Four Case Studies' - K. S. B. Keats-Roh... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Autumn 1988 Volume 9 Number 2

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114067


A VG copy in the original stiff card covers. A stain to the bottom of the spine, the page fore-edges are lightly toned, and one small ink note by a former owner to the footnotes o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 133 pp. Contents cover : - 'The Migration of Womens's Names in the Upper Nobility, Ninth-Twelth Centuries.' - Constance B. Bouchard; ' Notes on a Prosopography of the Byzantine Notaries.' - Helen Saradi-Mandelovici; ' Towards a Social History of the English court: ... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Spring 1988 Volume 9 Number 1

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114068


A G+/ VG copy in the original stiff card covers. A light small corner crease to the top front cover and a tiny light stain to the bottom of the spine - negligible. The page fore-edges are lightly toned, and a few ink underlinings, sidelines and ringing of words to the first article** only, by a former owner o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 113 pp. Contents cover : - ** ' Patterns of Women's Names in Royal Lineages, Ninth-Eleventh Centuries' - Constance B. Bouchard; ' The ... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Autumn 1989 Volume 10 Number 2

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114069


A Very Good copy in the original stiff card covers. A few small scuff on the spine. The former owner's name written in in on the Title page, and quite a few notes/underlinings, etc, in ink, to the first 2 articles. The page fore-edges are lightly and uniformly toned, o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 106 pp. Contents cover : - 'Some Observatioms on the Origins of the Angevin Dynasty.' - Bernard S. Bachrach; 'The Royal Familiares of King Richard I.' - Richard Heiser; 'Londo... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Spring 1990 Volume 11 Number 1

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114070


A Very Good copy in the original stiff card covers, but downgraded to Good Plus due to quite a lot of notes/underlinings, etc, in ink, to the first article only. The page fore-edges are lightly and uniformly toned, o/w INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. (4) + 103 pp. Contents cover : - 'All the King's Men: Prosopography and the Santa Barbara School.' - Stephanie Evans Christelow; ' Lambert Nappin and Lambert of Aardenburg: One Fleming or Two? .' - Penelope Adair; 'Lancastrian Episcop... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Autumn 1993 Volume 14 Number 2

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114071


A NEAR FINE copy in the original stiff card covers. INTERNALLY Excellent . NO Inscriptions or Marks. (4) + 167 pp + (4) . Contents cover : - 'The Third Marriage of King Charles IV of France and His Offspring'. - Thierry Stasser; 'Prosopographical Research in the Low Countries concerning the Middle Ages and the Sixteenth Century.' - Hilde de Ridder-Symoens. Project Description: The Continental Origins of English Landholders 1066-1220 Project. Review Article. Errata: Addit... View more info

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Medieval Prosopography Autumn 1992 Volume 13 Number 2

By: Bachrach Bernard, George Beech, and Joel T. Rosenthal, ( editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo MI, U S A, Medieval Institute Publications,: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114082


A NEAR FINE copy in the original stiff card covers, one light corner crease to the front corner. INTERNALLY Excellent, but a couple of ink notes, sidelines and underlinings to the first article only, and one light brown spot to the Contents page. NO other inscriptions or marks. (4) + 123 pp + (4) . Contents cover : - 'The Baptismal Name in Thirteenth-Century England: Processes and Patterns'. - David A. Postles; ' Family Linkages and the Structure of the Local Elite in th... View more info

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About Aberpergwm . The Home of the Williams Family in the Vale of Neath, Glamorgan

By: Belcham, Elizabeth F.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Aberpergwm, Glynneath, West Glamorgan, Heritage Ventures: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114027


In green cloth-covered boards with bright Gilt titling to the spine. The pictorial dustjacket is about 3mm taller than the book, and is consequently lightly wrinkled around top edge and is a little'dusty' on the inside edges. The the base colour of the edges/spine - cream - are lightly faded to a slightly lighter cream, and there are a few smudges/scratches which are only seen if held up to the light, all hardly noticable, and all titling and illustration are clear and b... View more info

Spanish Galicia

By: Bell Aubrey F. G.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112913


Brown boards with bright orange titling to the spine, and a single orange border to the front board. No dustjacket. Very slight wear to the extremities (negligible) and the covers are now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and the book looks Near Fine. The page fore-edges are foxed/spotted and the top edge is 'dusty'. Internally some light and patchy foxing with some (very light) scattered foxing/patches here and there in the book o/w No Inscr... View more info

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Who are the Welsh? and Other Essays

By: Bevan John, Rhys

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Western Mail Limited: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113410


A Thick Grey card covered booklet, clean but with discoloured edges, and centrally stapled. 8 1/2" tall. Staples rusted. 45 pages. Foxing (light brown spotting) and light dust to page edges, and light foxing to some of the pages/inner gutters, but Overall a generally clean and tight copy. No Inscriptions or other Marks. Apart from the Title essay 'Who are the Welsh? ', other Essays in the book are Welsh related : - The Romance of the Romance (Welsh Literature) ; Taff... View more info

The Complete History of Eroticism . One Volume Edition

By: Brusendorff, Ove; Poul Henningsen

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Secausus, Castle: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111869


Cream quarter bound black paper boards with black titling to the spine. In the original publisher's decorated dustjacket, which is not price-clipped. The dustjacket has some creasing and edge-wear to the corners. The dustjacket has a couple of closed tears, all of which are now neatly repaired to the reverse of the d/j with clear archive tape. There are very light foxing (brown) spots to the top page fore-edge, otherwise there are NO inscriptions or other marks. Contents... View more info