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Falcon's Flight, Douglas, Donald
1 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.
2 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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Chivalry, Gautier, Leon
3 Chivalry
Gautier, Leon
London George Routledge and Sons, Ltd. 1891 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Beautiful decorated Victorian binding with bevelled board edges. Clean blush cloth boards with blue, green, black, and gold decoration on cover (mounted knight riding through forest). Gold lettering. Spine decorated with standing knight, gold lettering. Very small spots of wear to corners. Translated by Henry Frith. Illustrated with lovely engravings throughout. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean pale yellow endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 499 pages. 027021

Price: 95.00 USD
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The Black Death Natural and Human Disaster in Medieval Europe, Gottfried, Robert S.
4 The Black Death Natural and Human Disaster in Medieval Europe
Gottfried, Robert S.
New York Free Press 1983 0029126304 / 9780029126301 First Book Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very tiny black dot at base of spine, otherwise pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 203 pgs. with index. Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Traces the causes and far-reaching consequences of this infamous outbreak of plague that spread across the continent of Europe from 1347 to 1351. 018261

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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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The Lost Fight, Prescott, H.F.M.
9 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.
10 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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