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The Age of Chivalry Or Legends of King Arthur, Bulfinch, Thomas
1 The Age of Chivalry Or Legends of King Arthur
Bulfinch, Thomas
Boston S. W. Tilton & Co. 1897 Enlarged and Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Enlarged and Revised Edition (1897). Dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Several small spots of wear to edges. Cloth is quite clean, not faded. Binding is tight and square, some cracking to paper at hinges. Black and white illustrations, frontispiece engraving with clean tissue guard. Revised by and with Preface by Edward E. Hale. 404 pages with index. King Arthur and His Knights - The Mabinogeon - The Crusades - Robin Hood. 028400

Price: 40.00 USD
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Falcon's Flight, Douglas, Donald
2 Falcon's Flight
Douglas, Donald
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1929 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Black cloth boards with illustration of knight on horseback on cover, green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 319 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 013098

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Inns of the Middle Ages, Firebaugh, W. C.
3 The Inns of the Middle Ages
Firebaugh, W. C.
Chicago Pascal Covici 1924 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Limited Edition in original unclipped jacket. This edition No. 333 of 900 copies. Red, gold and black decorative binding with gold lettering on black cloth spine. Spots of wear at corner tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Black and white illustrations of inns and tavern life of the times. 274 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (7.50 on front inside flap), small corner chips at top of spine and a few tiny closed edge tears, some age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Very Good+ 023125

Price: 125.00 USD
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The Life and Times of Chaucer, Gardner, John
4 The Life and Times of Chaucer
Gardner, John
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0394493176 / 9780394493176 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Unfaded brown cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Blue top-stained upper page edges. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 328 pages + 10 page index. Clean jacket has one very short closed edge tear, is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028247

Price: 30.00 USD
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Clash of Arms - Stories of Chivalry by Famous Writers, Grove, John
5 Clash of Arms - Stories of Chivalry by Famous Writers
Grove, John
New York Dodd Mead 1931 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Brown cloth boards with black lettering, crossed swords on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean with small ink-stamped previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Foreword by the author. Lovely full color frontispiece illustration by R. Wheeler. 309 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has chipping at top spine edge, several small edge chips and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Timeless stories of the middle ages by Thomas Malory, Thomas Bulfinch, Sir Henry Newbolt, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Washington Irving, C. M. Yonge and more. 026594

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Arthurian Epic - A Comparitive Study of the Cambrian, Breton, and Anglo-Norman Versions of the Story and Tennyson's Idylls of the King, Gurteen, S. Humphreys
6 The Arthurian Epic - A Comparitive Study of the Cambrian, Breton, and Anglo-Norman Versions of the Story and Tennyson's Idylls of the King
Gurteen, S. Humphreys
New York and London G. P. Putnam's 1895 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition. Burgundy cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Light bumping to corners, very light surface wear to upper and lower spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Preface by the author. 437 pages with index. 021913

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Knight of the White Cross - A Tale of the Siege of Rhodes, Henty, G. A.
7 A Knight of the White Cross - A Tale of the Siege of Rhodes
Henty, G. A.
New York Charles Scribner 1895 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Ralph Peacock, Illustrator 
First American Edition decorated American trade binding, with twelve illustrations by Ralph Peacock and a Plan. Preface by the author. Frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. Dark green cloth boards with illustration on cover (black, white, gold and green Knight of the White Cross with swork and shield in hand). Signed binding (RP monogram on cover - Ralph Peacock). Pinhead size spots of wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean charcoal black endpapers - no names, writing or marks. All text block edges top-stained green. Full page black and white illustrations by Ralph Peacock. 400 pages + 16 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 027028

Price: 75.00 USD
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Medieval Romances, Miscellaneous
8 Medieval Romances
Miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1958 Later printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 133 in unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Edited by Roger Sherman Loomis and Laura Hibbard Loomis. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.45 on front inside flap), no chips, slightest hint of edge wear. 415 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023622

Price: 15.00 USD
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Cruel As the Grave: A Medieval Mystery, Penman, Sharon Kay
9 Cruel As the Grave: A Medieval Mystery
Penman, Sharon Kay
New York Henry Holt & Co 1998 0805056084 / 9780805056082 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new first edition in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. Purple boards with black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 245 pages. Clean lovely dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's second Medieval mystery novel set in London during the twelfth century. 028082

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Abbeys and Priories of Medieval England, Platt, Colin
10 The Abbeys and Priories of Medieval England
Platt, Colin
Fordham University Press 1984 0823211177 / 9780823211173 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Well-illustrated with gorgeous black and white photographs, drawings. 270 pages with index. Clean bright jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A vivid and meticulous account of medieval monasticism in all its aspects, including how it caqme to dominate not only high art, but popular opinions and literature, everyday life and even the landscape itself. 027961

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Lost Fight, Prescott, H.F.M.
11 The Lost Fight
Prescott, H.F.M.
New York Dodd Mead 1956 Second edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with bright silver lettering, black sword on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - previous owner circular blind-stamp impression on title page, last page. 310 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top spine edge, tiny closed tear at spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Novel of stark realism and veritable details of life as it must have been lived seven centuries ago, at the time of the Sixth Crusade--offset by the glamour of knighthood in full flower, the loveliness of fair women and the stirring action of fighting men. The story centers on one Adam Morteigne who is trusted by his best friend with the guardianship of his wife while he is away at war. 027113

Price: 15.00 USD
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Introduction to Heraldry, Reynolds, E. E.
12 Introduction to Heraldry
Reynolds, E. E.
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1940 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
"First published in 1940" on copyright page, in dustjacket. Clean red cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. Shallow spot of slight fading at top spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name and date neatly penned on front fixed endpaper. 149 pp. with index. Illustrations by the author. Dustjacket has small shallow chip at top spine edge, tiny chip to one corner tip, clippe at lower corner of front inside flap. Very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020973

Price: 15.00 USD
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