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ARMADA 1588: THE SPANISH ASSAULT ON ENGLAND

By: Barratt, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2005

Seller ID: 48289


New hardback copies at a reduced price, published £16.99; Illustrations & maps. ; Campaign Chronicles; 182 pages View more info

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THE GREGORYS OF STIVICHALL IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY

By: Bearman, R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Historical Association: 1972

Seller ID: 57318


Coventry & Warwickshire History Pamphlets: No.8. Booklet; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 54 pages View more info

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STRANGE, INHUMAN DEATHS: MURDER IN TUDOR ENGLAND

By: Bellamy, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 39793


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00. ; The trends in murder literature during the Tudor period and descriptions of four well-documented cases that occured between 1538 and 1573. Illustrated. ; 246 pages View more info

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ADOLESCENCE AND YOUTH IN EARLY MODERN ENGLAND

By: Ben-Amos, I. K.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 39410


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Transition from childhood to adulthood of the middle and lower classes during the16th and 17th centuries. ; 335 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF PEASANT REVOLTS: THE SOCIAL ORIGINS OF REBELLION IN EARLY MODERN FRANCE

By: Berce, Y. M. (Whitmore, A. translated. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 35862


Paperback; dent to corner of pages otherwise good in creased card covers. ; The peasant revolts of the late sixteenth and seventeenth century. ; 359 pages View more info

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THE MAKING OF THE ENGLISH BIBLE

By: Bobrick, B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 2001

Seller ID: 29400


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; History of the culmination of centuries of work by various translators and a committee of scholars who in 1604 were brought together to collaborate on what became know as the King James version. Illustrated. ; 376 pages View more info

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UNDER THE MOLEHILL: AN ELIZABETHAN SPY STORY

By: Bossy, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Yale: 2001

Seller ID: 57912


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The espionage operation devised to find out if France was to side with Protestant England or the Catholic powers of Europe during the latter part of the sixteenth century. Illustrated. ; 189 pages View more info

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THE MEDITERRANEAN AND THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD IN THE AGE OF PHILIP II (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Braudel, F. (Reynolds, S. Translated.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1995

Seller ID: 40656


Two Volume Set. New paperback copies. Reprint. ; Reprint of the Second Revised English edition. Illustrated. Isbn 0520203089 + isbn 0520203305. ; 1375 pages View more info

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ALL THE QUEEN'S MEN: THE WORLD OF ELIZABETH I

By: Brimacombe, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton: 2000

Seller ID: 55097


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; The personalities and achievements of Elizabeth's reign. Illustrated. ; 214 pages View more info

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OTTOMAN SEAPOWER AND LEVANTINE DIPLOMACY IN THE AGE OF DISCOVERY

By: Brummett, P.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press: 1994

Seller ID: 57246


Paperback; fine in card covers. ; SUNY series in the Social and Economic History of the Middle East. Maps & illustrations. ; 285 pages View more info

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SAMURAI 1550-1600

By: Bryant, A. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2004

Seller ID: 57857


Warrior 7. Paperback; good in yellowed and scuffed card covers. Reprint. ; Illustrated by Angus McBride. ; 64 pages View more info

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THE SACK OF ROME

By: Chamberlin, E. R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Batsford: 1979

Seller ID: 26076


Hardback, very good in price-clipped dustjacket. ; The 1527 assault on the city by the army of Emperor Charles V. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

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THE HEART AND THE ROSE: THE BATTLE OF LINLITHGOW BRIDGE 1526

By: Cooper, J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Partizan Press: 2005

Seller ID: 55418


Partizan Battledress 1. Paperback; fine in card covers. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 112 pages View more info

Image for BONFIRES AND BELLS: NATIONAL MEMORY AND THE PROTESTANT CALENDAR IN ELIZABETHAN AND STUART ENGLAND

BONFIRES AND BELLS: NATIONAL MEMORY AND THE PROTESTANT CALENDAR IN ELIZABETHAN AND STUART ENGLAND

By: Cressy, D.

Price: £3.99

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 35486


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £8.99.; 271 pages View more info

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SIDNEY IRONWORKS ACCOUNTS 1541-1573

By: Crossley, D. W. (edited. )

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Royal Historical Society: 1975

Seller ID: 37511


Camden Fourth Series, Volume 15. Hardback; very good in cloth boards. ; Majority of the accounts deal with the Sussex ironworks at Robertsbridge and Panningridge, set up by Sir William Sidney. With accounts of the Glamorgan ironworks built by his son. Tables & figures. ; 269 pages View more info

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INSIDE THE RENAISSANCE HOUSE

By: Currie, E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: V & A Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 48135


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £14.99.; A tour of the Italian Renaissance house, room by room. Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

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THE TUDOR ART OF WAR 1485-1603

By: Davies, J.

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2001

Seller ID: 38194


Booklet, new copies. ; An introduction to the Tudor army; recruitment, equipment and organisation; fortifications, logistics etc. ; Military; 60 pages View more info

Image for THE TRADE AND SHIPPING OF HULL 1500-1700

THE TRADE AND SHIPPING OF HULL 1500-1700

By: Davis, R.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: The East Yorkshire Local History Society: 1978

Seller ID: 44421


E. Y. Local History Series: No.17. Booklet; very good in creased card covers. ; Reprint of 1964 edition. ; E. Y. Local History Series; Vol. 17; 30 pages View more info

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ELIZABETHAN BIBLIOGRAPHIES SUPPLEMENTS NUMBER ONE: THOMAS MIDDLETON 1939-1965 AND JOHN WEBSTER 1940-1965

By: Donovan, D. (compiled. )

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Nether Press: 1967

Seller ID: 34743


Booklet; ex-library; dent to corners of pages, card covers tatty - abrasion where library tape removed, marked and creased. A good reference copy only. ; Chronological lists of recent scholarship. (1967) ; 62 pages View more info

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A SHORT-TITLE CATALOGUE OF BOOKS PRINTED ON THE CONTINENT OF EUROPE 1501-1600 IN ABERDEEN LIBRARY

By: Drummond, H. J. H. (compiled. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: University of Aberdeen / Oxford University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 14792


Hardback, exlib, usual library stamps and markings, stain to endpapers, wrinkling to rear pages; boards stained, dustjacket creased and wrinkled. A good reference copy only. ; 313 pages View more info

Image for CALENDAR OF THE MANUSCRIPTS OF THE MOST HONOURABLE THE MARQUESS OF BATH FORMERLY PRESERVED AT LONGLEAT, WILTSHIRE: VOLUME V TALBOT, DUDLEY AND DEVEREUX PAPERS 1533-1659

CALENDAR OF THE MANUSCRIPTS OF THE MOST HONOURABLE THE MARQUESS OF BATH FORMERLY PRESERVED AT LONGLEAT, WILTSHIRE: VOLUME V TALBOT, DUDLEY AND DEVEREUX PAPERS 1533-1659

By: Dyfnallt Owen, G. (edited. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1980

Seller ID: 53893


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Historical Manuscripts Commission 58. Volume V: Talbot, Dudley and Devereux Papers 1533-1659. ; 376 pages View more info

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THE FRENCH IN NORTH AMERICA 1500-1783 (REVISED EDITION)

By: Eccles, W. J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Michigan State University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 57251


Paperback; very good in lightly marked card covers. ; Previously published as 'France in America'. Illustrations & maps. ; 331 pages View more info

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PROCLAMATION: ORDINANCE FOR THE QUEENES SWANNES (1564)

By: Facsimile

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd.: 1971

Seller ID: 38234


Number 372. Single-sheet folded facsimile reprint of the 1564 publication; in card folder; exlib, usual library stamps, lables and laminate to folder; library stamp and mark to rear of sheet. ; Vol. 372 View more info

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PROCLAMATION: FOR THE MARCHAUNTES ADVENTURERS (1 MAY 1559)

By: Facsimile

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd.: 1971

Seller ID: 38235


Number 368. Single-sheet folded facsimile reprint of the 1559 publication; in card folder; exlib, usual library stamps, lables and laminate to folder; library stamp and mark to rear of sheet. ; Vol. 368 View more info

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IVAN THE TERRIBLE: A MILITARY HISTORY

By: Filjushkin, A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frontline Books: 2008

Seller ID: 50774


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; Illustrations & maps. ; 306 pages View more info

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TUDOR WOMEN'S LEGAL RIGHTS 1485-1603

By: Flower, A.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2006

Seller ID: 29314


Booklet, new copies. ; Women, marriage and the law in early modern England. ; Social; 44 pages View more info

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MINUTES AND ACCOUNTS OF THE CORPORATION OF STRATFORD UPON AVON AND OTHER RECORDS, VOLUME V: 1593-1598

By: Fox, L. (edited. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Dugdale Society: 1990

Seller ID: 41910


Hardback issued without dustjacket; very good in blue cloth boards. ; Publications of the Dugdale Society Volume XXXV. ; 168 pages View more info

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THE STEEL BONNETS : THE STORY OF THE ANGLO-SCOTTISH BORDER REIVERS

By: Fraser, G. M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins Harvill: 1986

Seller ID: 57612


Hardback; corners of pages dented, blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in torn, yellowed and marked dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 404 pages View more info

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THE STEEL BONNETS: THE STORY OF THE ANGLO-SCOTTISH BORDER REIVERS

By: Fraser, G. M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Pan: 1974

Seller ID: 54094


Paperback; previous owner's name to endpaper, pages yellowed otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Illustrations & fold-out map. ; 361 pages View more info

Image for JUAN PONCE DE LEON: AND THE SPANISH DISCOVERY OF PUERTO RICO AND FLORIDA

JUAN PONCE DE LEON: AND THE SPANISH DISCOVERY OF PUERTO RICO AND FLORIDA

By: Fuson, R. H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company: 2000

Seller ID: 57898


Paperback; fine in card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 268 pages View more info

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VOX SPIRITUS OR SIR WALTER RAWLEIGHS GHOST (1621)

By: Gainsford, T.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: The Rota At the University of Exeter: 1983

Seller ID: 55099


Booklet; dent to corners of pages otherwise good in creased card covers. Unpaginated ; Reprint of the original 1621 tract held in the British Library. With prefatory note. Errata slip. View more info

Image for THE DEMOGRAPHY OF EARLY MODERN TOWNS: YORK IN THE SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES

THE DEMOGRAPHY OF EARLY MODERN TOWNS: YORK IN THE SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES

By: Galley, C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 46785


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; Liverpool Studies in European Population No.6. Tables. ; 220 pages View more info

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BEFORE THE MAST: LIFE AND DEATH ABOARD THE MARY ROSE (TWO VOLUME EDITION)

By: Gardiner, J.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Mary Rose Trust: 2013

Seller ID: 47014


Archaeology of the Mary Rose Volume 4. New hardback copies. (Reprint of the 2005 edition, now produced in two-volumes for ease of use. ) ; Detailed study of shipboard life based on the personal possesions of the crew; religious items, books, sewing kits, money, combs, jewellery, knives, surgical instruments, musical instruments, tools, cooking equipment, clothing. ; 760 pages View more info

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BEFORE THE MAST : LIFE AND DEATH ABOARD THE MARY ROSE (FIRST EDITION)

By: Gardiner, J.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Mary Rose Trust: 2005

Seller ID: 58842


Archaeology of the Mary Rose Volume 4. Hardback; blemish to edge of pages; boards scuffed, spine bowed due to weight of pages. First edition. (This is the first, single-volume edition). ; Detailed study of shipboard life based on the personal possesions of the crew; religious items, books, fishing lines & weights, sewing kits, money, combs, jewellery, knives, surgical instruments, musical instruments, tools, cooking equipment, clothing etc; 760 pages View more info

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SQUEAKING CLEOPATRAS: THE ELIZABETHAN BOY PLAYER

By: Gibson, J. L.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton: 2000

Seller ID: 32218


Hardback; fine in lightly creased dustjacket. ; Female roles in Elizabethan and Jacobean drama from the point of view of the boys that performed them. Illustrated. ; 222 pages View more info

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VIRGINIA VOYAGES FROM HAKLUYT

By: Hakluyt. (Quinn, D. B & A. M. edited. )

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 30301


Hardback; very good in yellowed and price-clipped dustjacket. ; Impressions of North America from contemporary accounts. Illustrated. ; 195 pages View more info

Image for RENAISSANCE MILITARY MEMOIRS : WAR, HISTORY AND IDENTITY, 1450-1600

RENAISSANCE MILITARY MEMOIRS : WAR, HISTORY AND IDENTITY, 1450-1600

By: Harari, Y. N.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Boydell Press: 2004

Seller ID: 43182


Hardback issued without dustjacket; very good. ; A study of autobiographical writings of Renaissance soldiers. ; 225 pages View more info

Image for AN ELIZABETHAN JOURNAL: BEING A RECORD OF THOSE THINGS MOST TALKED OF DURING THE YEARS 1591-1594

AN ELIZABETHAN JOURNAL: BEING A RECORD OF THOSE THINGS MOST TALKED OF DURING THE YEARS 1591-1594

By: Harrison, G. B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1974

Seller ID: 30309


Hardback, corners of a few pages creased, otherwise good in creased and price-clipped dustjacket. ; First volume in a three volume set. This volume covers the years 1591 to 1594.; 416 pages View more info

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THE MILITARY SURVEY OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1522

By: Hoyle, R. W. (edited. )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society: 1993

Seller ID: 32040


Hardback; very good in faded, creased and torn dustjacket. ; Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 6. Tables & plates. ; 265 pages View more info

Image for KNIGHTS OF SPAIN, WARRIORS OF THE SUN : HERNANDO DE SOTO AND THE SOUTH'S ANCIENT CHIEFDOMS

KNIGHTS OF SPAIN, WARRIORS OF THE SUN : HERNANDO DE SOTO AND THE SOUTH'S ANCIENT CHIEFDOMS

By: Hudson, C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The University of Georgia Press: 1998

Seller ID: 57911


Paperback; heavy dent to corners of pages, in creased and scuffed card covers. Reprint. A good reference copy. ; The story of the De Soto expedition, 1539-1542. Illustrated. ; 561 pages View more info

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THE PORT BOOK OF SOUTHAMPTON 1509-1510 (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: James, T. B. (edited. )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Southampton University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 23468


Paperback; corner tips of a few pages dented otherwise very good in lightly creased card covers. ; Southampton Records Series Volume XXXII (Weeks 1 to 26) + Volume XXXIII (weeks 27 to 52) . Edited in two volumes by Thomas Beaumont James. ; 310 pages View more info

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HOSTAGE TO FORTUNE: THE TROUBLED LIFE OF FRANCIS BACON 1561-1626

By: Jardine, L. & Stewart, A.

Price: £9.99

Publisher: Phoenix: 1999

Seller ID: 46607


New paperback copies. ; Illustrated. ; 637 pages View more info

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TUDOR AND STUART GARDENS

By: Jennings, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: English Heritage: 2005

Seller ID: 39116


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; An introduction to Tudor and Stuart gardens and how to create aspects for the modern garden. Well illustrated from contemporary sources. ; 80 pages View more info

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TUDOR GLOUCESTERSHIRE

By: Johnson, J.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton & Gloucestershire County Library: 1985

Seller ID: 30207


County Library Series. Paperback, creasing to a few pages, otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 184 pages View more info

Image for THE TEZKEREH AL VAKIAT, OR PRIVATE MEMOIRS OF THE MOGHUL EMPEROR HUMAYUN

THE TEZKEREH AL VAKIAT, OR PRIVATE MEMOIRS OF THE MOGHUL EMPEROR HUMAYUN

By: Jouher. (Stewart, C. Major. translated. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Augustus M. Kelley / Susil Cupta: 1969

Seller ID: 38108


Hardback without dustjacket; very good in cloth boards. ; Facsimile reprint of 1832 English translation. Humayun, father of Akbar the Great; ruled during the mid-sixteenth century. ; 127 pages View more info

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MAGELLAN

By: Joyner, T.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: International Marine: 1994

Seller ID: 60756


Paperback; very good in bowed card covers. ; An account of the explorer's life and achievements. Illustrated. ; 365 pages View more info

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THE SPANISH INQUISITION : AN HISTORICAL REVISION

By: Kamen, H,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1997

Seller ID: 57894


Hardback; corners of boards dented otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 369 pages View more info

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PHILIP OF SPAIN

By: Kamen, H,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 57892


Paperback; very good in scratched card covers. ; The first full-scale biography of the king. Illustrations & maps. ; 384 pages View more info

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FLODDEN: THE ANGLO-SCOTTISH WAR OF 1513

By: Kightly, C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Almark: 1975

Seller ID: 59548


Great Battles series. Paperback; very good in scuffed and faded card covers. ; Illustrated with b/w photographs and 16 pages of colour line drawings of the soldiers and banners by Robert Nicholls. ; 48 pages View more info

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MUSTER BOOKS FOR NORTH & EAST HERTFORDSHIRE 1580-1605

By: King, A. J. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire Record Society: 1996

Seller ID: 41313


Herfordshire Record Publications, Volume 12. Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Transcripts of three Muster Books dating from 1580 to 1605 for the Hundreds of Edwinstree and Odsey, and for up to five neighbouring parishes in the Hundreds of Broadwater and Braughing. Edited with an introduction. Illustrations & map. Appendices. ; 267 pages View more info