Medieval History, Middle Ages

Medieval History, Middle Ages

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Early Medieval Jewish Policy in Western Europe, Bernard S. Bachrach
1 Bernard S. Bachrach Early Medieval Jewish Policy in Western Europe
U.S.A. University of Minnesota Press 1977 0816608148 / 9780816608140 Presumed First Hard Cover Fine No DJ 
Book appears to be unread -- very clean and nice with no defect of note. It measures 5-1/2" x 8-3/4" and has 213 pages including index. Seven chapters -- Visigothic Jewish Policy. Jewish Policy in Early Medieval Italy 476-774; Mervovingian Jewish Policy; Jewish Policy in the Carolingian Empire and its Environs; and Jewish Policy Under Louis the Pious (814-840). 
Price: 21.00 USD
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Fighting Techniques of the Medieval World: AD 500 - AD 1500 Equipment, Combat Skills, And Tactics, Bradbury, Jim;Devries, Kelly;Dickie, Iain;Jestice, Phyllis
2 Bradbury, Jim;Devries, Kelly;Dickie, Iain;Jestice, Phyllis Fighting Techniques of the Medieval World: AD 500 - AD 1500 Equipment, Combat Skills, And Tactics
New York, New York, U.S.A. Thomas Dunne Books 2005 0312348207 / 9780312348205 First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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 pages. Indexed. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Brewer, Mary The Art of Mail Armor: How to Make Your Own
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Paladin Press 2002 1581603061 / 9781581603064 Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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 enhancements. 159 pages. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor  from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grancsay, Stephen V.
4 Grancsay, Stephen V. Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles County Museum 1953 Soft Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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, firearms, crossbows, powder flasks and more. Meaures 7-1/2"x10". THREE like copies available. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Twilight of Magic, Hugh Lofting
5 Hugh Lofting The Twilight of Magic
U.S.A. Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing 1993 0671783580 / 9780671783587 First Thus Hard Cover Fne Fine 
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. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Medieval Flowers and Plants Address Book, No Author
6 No Author Medieval Flowers and Plants Address Book
London The British Library 1995 Hard Cover Fine No DJ, as Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
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". 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Hoccleve's Regiment of Princes: Counsel and Constraint, Perkins, Nicholas
7 Perkins, Nicholas Hoccleve's Regiment of Princes: Counsel and Constraint
United Kingdom D.S. Brewer 2001 0859916316 / 9780859916318 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No DJ, as Issued 
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 serious credence to Hoccleve's politics and poetry as relevant to the 15th century. 
Price: 58.00 USD
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