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Medieval Cats

By: Herbert, Susan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown and Co.; A Bulfinch Press Book: 1995

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller Id: 45784

ISBN: 0821221795

Condition: As New


Gorgeous 1st US edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends in unclipped dj in new mylar. 64 pp text flawless. No names, tears or soil. Gift quality volume. Herbert leads us into the magical world of brightly colored illuminations, the romances of medieval chivalry, the sparkling Book of House and other devotional volumes. There are courtly scenes of pageantry, of beautifully costumed creatures in a wonderful land of medieval castles and churches, splendid banquets and colorful jousting ceremonies. All based on authentic works from the thirteenth to the sixteenth centuries, these in... View more info

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A Close Run Thing A Novel of Wellington's Army of 1815

By: Mallinson, Allan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33223

ISBN: 0553111140

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition crisp, uncirculated library copy with no markings on unclipped dj in new mylar. Library stamps on edges of page block, 306 pg ext as new. "For two decades, since the French Revolution, Britain and her allies have fought a seemingly endless war to loosen Bonaparte's stranglehold on Europe. And Englishmen such as Matthew Hervey, led by the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington, have left the green pastures of home to follow the drum in His Majesty's cavalry. By 1814 Hervey, a twenty-three-year-old parson's son, has been on campaign with the 6th Light Dragoons for over five years - only to f... View more info

Red Clark Takes A Hand

By: Young, Gordon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46373

Condition: Fair


First edition hardcover in red cloth covered boards with black title and a cow's skull in a circle. Published serially under the title Red Clark Takes Charge. This is a well read ex-lib with bumped tips and spine ends and some shelfwear strangely at head of boards, not at the foot. Inner hinge papers are fine, 277 page block is tight and bright. School library stamp on fep, no card pocket or evidence of ever having had one. All pages present. The dust jacket has no call tags on spine, but there is visible soil, chipping and color loss at periphery. DJ flaps are glued to paste-downs. Fr... View more info