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Image for Safe Sanctuaries :Security and Defence in Anglo-Scottish Border Churches 1290-1690

Safe Sanctuaries :Security and Defence in Anglo-Scottish Border Churches 1290-1690

By: Brooke, Christopher J ;

Price: £24.70

Publisher: John Donald: 2000

Seller ID: 62275

ISBN: 0859765350

Condition: Very Good


xix+ 408pp inc numerous illus, cloth, jacket, 24x16cm Shelf wear View more info

Image for Castles in Medieval Society :Fortresses in England, France, and Ireland in the Central Middle Ages

Castles in Medieval Society :Fortresses in England, France, and Ireland in the Central Middle Ages

By: Coulson, Charles L. H. ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2005

Seller ID: 65182

ISBN: 0199273634

Condition: Very Good


reprint of 2003 ed, xi + 441pp, laminated card, 23x15,5cm cover is protected by applied palstic film, which has small vertical wrinkles. Fortresses were only occasionally caught up in war, but constantly were central to the ordinary life of all classes: the author presents and explores this broad panorama. View more info

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Renewed life for Scottish castles :

By: Fawcett, Richard ;Rutherford, Allan

Price: £13.70

Publisher: Council for British Archaeology: 2011

Seller ID: 65235

ISBN: 1902771869

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 178pp. inc. 106 b&w + col. figs. laminated card, 25x19cm. View more info

Image for The Border Towers of Scotland :Their History and Architeture - The West March (Dumfriesshire & Eastern Galloway)

The Border Towers of Scotland :Their History and Architeture - The West March (Dumfriesshire & Eastern Galloway)

By: Maxwell-Irving, Alastair M. T. ;

Price: £94.70

Publisher: The Author: 2000

Seller ID: 65217

ISBN: 1899316310

Condition: Very Good


xi + 316pp, inc. 373 figs, card, 29x21cm This work gives a concise account of the history and architecture of the surviving tower houses in the West March, as far as the Ken Dee valley. View more info

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The Historical Castles and Mansions of Scotland :Perthshire and Forfashire

By: Millar, A. H. ;

Price: £97.00

Publisher: Alexander Gardner: 1890

Seller ID: 62246

Condition: Very Good


448pp inc. b/w frontispiece with cover, 43 b/w illus, paper hand-cut, cloth, gilt cut title on spine & gilt design on cover, cloth, 23 x 18cm spine top/base curled, parts of cover tanned, cover edges curled, front/back cover cracked The book includes many historical sketches of Castles from Perthshire and Forfarshire as well as detailed descriptions such as location, brief history, architecture View more info

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The Historical Castles and Mansions of Scotland :Perthshire and Forfashire

By: Millar, A. H. ;

Price: £127.00

Publisher: Alexander Gardner: 1890

Seller ID: 62248

Condition: Very Good


448pp inc. b/w frontispiece with cover, 43 b/w illus, paper hand-cut, 1/4 leather, gilt title, top edge of pages gilt cut, cloth, 23 x 18cm face of spine tanned, cover edges curled The book includes many historical sketches of Castles from Perthshire and Forfarshire as well as detailed descriptions such as location, brief history, architecture View more info

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20th Century Defences in Britain, Lincolnshire :

By: Osborne, Mike ;

Price: £10.70

Publisher: Brassey's: 1997

Seller ID: 61497

ISBN: 1857532678

Condition: Very Good


xii+ 84pp. many b/w illus. Glossy card as new, 8vo. cover laminate contains air bubbles, internally clean View more info

Image for The Building of Castle Cornet Guernsey I: Documents relating to the Tudor reconstruction, :

The Building of Castle Cornet Guernsey I: Documents relating to the Tudor reconstruction, :

By: Patourel, Jean le (ed) ;

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Royal Court of Guernsey / Manchester UP: 1958

Seller ID: 65183

Condition: Very Good


109 pp + 5 plans, front stapled card cover, 25.5x19.5cn Thin card covers slightly nicked at edges. View more info

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Imparando Dai Castelli a cura di Maurizio Tira :

By: Tira, Maurizio ;

Price: £17.00

Publisher: University of Brescia Department of Civil Engineering: 1993

Seller ID: 61431

Condition: Very Good


506pp inc b/w figs, photos, laminated card, 24 x 17cm tanned spine, cover corners bumped, internally clean View more info

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The Fortified House in Scotlan, Volume Five :North and West Scotland

By: Tranter, Nigel ;

Price: £24.70

Publisher: The Mercat Press, Edinburgh: 1986

Seller ID: 65208

ISBN: 090182461

Condition: Used - Very Good


186pp inc numerous b/w line sketches of buildings, jacket, cloth, 22 x 14cm Previous owner bookplate, jacket rubbed, corners bumped View more info

Image for The Fortified House in Scotland Volume Five  :North and West Scotland

The Fortified House in Scotland Volume Five :North and West Scotland

By: Tranter, Nigel ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: The Mercat Press, Edinburgh: 1986

Seller ID: 65209

ISBN: 090182461

Condition: Used - Very Good


186pp inc numerous b/w line sketches of buildings, jacket, cloth, 22 x 14cm Previous owner signature on ffep, jacket in protective cover, top edge foxed View more info