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FAST AND FEAST : Food in Medieval Society

By Henisch, Bridget Ann

Penn State University Press, 1976. 279pp. Brown cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing and wear and couple tiny tears, index, chapter notes, footnotes, b&w illustrations and photos, History of food and food habits of Medieval society, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$20.00

EXCALIBUR : Tatales of King Arthur
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EXCALIBUR : Tatales of King Arthur

By Talbott, Hudson

Morrow Junior Books, 1996. c.34pp. Over sized hardback with maroon cloth spine and blue boards, DJ VG, Young King arthur asks for the noble sword from the Lady of the Lake and promises to be deserving of it through acts of valor, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Hudson Talbott .

$15.00

ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL JEWISH HISTORY : Essays By Salo Wittmayer Baron

By Baron, Salo Wittmayer; Feldman, Leon A. (editor)

Rutgers, 1972. 588pp. Black cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing and small scrape lower spine edge, EX-LIb, minimal markings, index, chapter notes, Collection of fourteen essays, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$20.00

FROM VIKING TO CRUSADER : The Scandinavians and Europe 800-1200
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FROM VIKING TO CRUSADER : The Scandinavians and Europe 800-1200

By Roesdahl, Else (editor); Wilson, David M. (editor)

Rizzoli, 1992. 429pp. Large heavy black cloth hardback, DJ VG, owner name on front end page, no markings in text, index, bibliography/literature used, b&w and color photos, Includes: Scandinavia and Europe, Culture and society, Artifacts and manuscripts, From Viking to Crusader, The Scandinavians and Europe 800-1200, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$125.00

THE FABLES OF LA FONTAINE

By Wright, Elizur; Gibbs, J.W.M.

George Bell and Sons, 1892. 356pp. Small red cloth hardback, light rubbing at corner and spine tips, owner name ink stamped on front end page, translated from the French, preface, footnotes, ads in back, THE FABLES OF LA FONTAINE, . Hard Cover. Very Good.

$25.00

Merlin's Secret : African & Near Eastern Presence in the Ancient British Isles

By List, Robert N.

University Press of America, 1999. 425pp. Trade paperback, corner tips slightly bumped, no names or markings in book, index, bibliography, "Merlin's Secret reopens the debate involving the diffusionist proposal of the non-Aryan (East African, Egyptian, North African, and Near Eastern) origins of early Britons who inhabited the British Isles from the Neolithic period to the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons. It also questions the possibility of mixed African, Asiatic, and European origins for the numerous Moorish immigrants, Gypsies, and other Norman families who arrived during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance", . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$28.50

THE BENEDICTION OF BROTHER CADFAEL
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THE BENEDICTION OF BROTHER CADFAEL

By Peters, Ellis

Mysterious Press / Warner Books, 1992. 348pp. Black and green hardback, DJ VG, First Printing, larger hardback format, color photos, An omnibus volume containing the first two chronicles of Brother Cadfael, the remarkable medieval detective, features A Morbid Taste for Bones, and One Corpse Too Many, as well as photographs and text from Cadfael Country, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$15.00

A RARE BENEDICTINE : The Advent of Brother Cadfael
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A RARE BENEDICTINE : The Advent of Brother Cadfael

By Peters, Ellis

Mysterious Press / Warner Books, 1988. 118pp. Black cloth spine with blue boards, DJ VG, slightly larger hardback format, color illustrations, a Christmas story, a tale of robbery and attempted murder, and a narrative of Brother Cadfael's early years, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$7.50

THE TRAVELS OF IBN JUBAYR Edited Froma Manuscript in the University Library of Leyden

By Wright, William (editor); De Goeje, M.J.(editor)

Leyden : E.J. Brill , 1949. c.300pp., Black cloth hardback, no DJ, footnotes, glossary, Preface in English, text of the travels in Arabic, 1949 reprint of the 1907 edition, light brown foxing spots on outer page edges and front end pages, Being the chronicle of a medieval Spanish Moor concerning his journey to the Egypt of Saladin, the holy cities of Arabia, Baghdad, the city of the Caliphs, the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, and the Norman Kingdom of Sicily, . Hard Cover. Very Good.

$85.00

THE MAGICIAN'S DEATH : A Hugh Corbett Medieval Mystery
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THE MAGICIAN'S DEATH : A Hugh Corbett Medieval Mystery

By Doherty, P. C.

St. Martin's Minotaur, 2009. 280pp. Blue hardback with DJ, First U.S. Printing, no names or markings in book, Scholars conven at Corfe Castle, to crack the code of Roger Bacon’s Book of Secrets. When murder and mayhem ensue, Sir Hugh Corbett must thread through a maze of mystery while trying to unlock Bacon’s great secrets, . First U. S. Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

THE SIEGE

By Vansittart, Peter

Walker & Co., 1962. 410pp. Green cloth spine with brown boards, DJ has tiny tears along edges and spine faded, no names or markings in text, Novel about the tumultuous history during the Reformation, when in 1534 the Anabaptists seized control of the city of Munster, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$40.00

WITCH HUNTING, MAGIC AND THE NEW PHILOSOPHY : An Introduction to Debates of the Scientific Revolution 1450-1750

By Easlea, Brian

Humanities Press, 1980. 283pp. Blue cloth hardback with DJ, VG, c.20pp ink markings, indices, chapter notes, abbreviations, references, WITCH HUNTING, MAGIC AND THE NEW PHILOSOPHY : An Introduction to Debates of the Scientific Revolution 1450-1750, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$25.00

THE ORIGINS OF BEOWULF AND THE PRE-VIKING KINGDOM OF EAST ANGLIA
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THE ORIGINS OF BEOWULF AND THE PRE-VIKING KINGDOM OF EAST ANGLIA

By Newton, Sam

D.S. Brewer Ltd., 1993. 177pp. Blue hardback, no DJ, tobacco odor, no names or writing in book, end pages are maps, The origins of 'Beowulf' and the Pre-Viking Kingdom of East Anglia, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$35.00

HUGH OF ST. VICTOR : Hvgonis De Sancto Victore Opera Propaedevtica : Practica Geometriae, De Grammatica, Epitome Dindimi in Philosophiam

By Baron, Abbe Roger

University of Notre Dame, 1966. 249pp. Blue cloth hardback, DJ heavily waterdamaged and stained on the underside, water damaged pages are slightly rippled at top and bottom, Text in Latin, Three treatises of Hugh of Saint Victor, . Hard Cover. Good+/Fair.

$15.00

KING ALFRED THE GREAT
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KING ALFRED THE GREAT

By Smyth, Alfred P.

Oxford, 1995. 744pp. Large heavy dark blue hardback, DJ VG with wear at upper corner tips, First Printing, brown foxing spots on upper page edges, index, bibliography, appendix, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, Biography of King Alfred the Great, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$20.00

HOLY FEAST AND HOLY FAST : The Religious Significance of Food to Medieval Women
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HOLY FEAST AND HOLY FAST : The Religious Significance of Food to Medieval Women

By Bynum, Caroline Walker

University of California Press, 1988. 444pp. Trade paperback, light rubbing along edges, no names or markings in book, Fourth Printing, indices, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, explores the ways in which food practices enabled women to exert control within the family and to define their religious vocations. She also describes what women meant by seeing their own bodies and God's body as food and what men meant when they too associated women with food and flesh, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$12.00

CHANTICLEER AND THE FOX

By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Cooney, Barbara (adapted by)

Thomas Y. Crowell, 1958. c.36pp. Hardback with illustrated covers, DJ has tiny chips and rubbing at corner and spine tips, price clipped, Crowell Library Binding, (004-008) on lower edge of front DJ flap, Caldecott Gold Medal on front cover of DJ, inscribed and signed by Barbara Cooney, on dedication page, dated 30 June 1980, The delightful fable about Chanticleer the Rooster and the sly fox who tried to capture and eat the rooster, . Signed by Illustrator. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Barbara Cooney .

$95.00

THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE FOURTEENTH CENTURY : Based on the Birbeck Lectures 1948

By Pantin, W.A.

Cambridge, 1955. 292pp. Navy blue cloth hardback, DJ has chips and tears along edges, index, appendices, footnotes, Includes: Church and State, Intellectual life and controversy, Religious literature, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$18.50

LONDON 800-1216 : The Shaping of a City
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LONDON 800-1216 : The Shaping of a City

By Brooke, Christopher N.L.

Secker & Warburg, 1975. 424pp. Light blue cloth hardback with DJ, VG, The History of London, second volume, index, bibliography, appendices, b&w illustrations, footnotes, maps, Includes: The approach to Medieval London, The shape of London, Society, trade and government, Church and society, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$22.50

ROME BEFORE AVIGNON : A Social History of Thirteenth-Century Rome

By Brentano, Robert

Basic Books, 1974. 340pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ has light rubbing along edges, First Printing, index, chapter notes, A social history of 13th century Rome, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.

$15.00

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