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The Arthurian Legends: An Illustrated Anthology

By: Barber, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Littlefield, Adams & Co: 1979

Seller ID: 2206206

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 1979 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A great introduction to many of the epics written on Arthur, while incorporating most of the famous paintings inspired by the subject. View more info

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The Pastons: A Family in the Wars of the Roses

By: Barber, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boydell Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2280244

ISBN: 1843831112

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. Front wrapper edge very lightly bumped. 2004 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 208 pp. Within three generations (1426 to 1485), and through the dark and dangerous years of the Wars of the Roses, the Pastons established themselves as a family of consequence, both in their native Norfolk and within court circles. Ambitious and highly mobile - womenfolk as well as men - they kept in touch by correspondence, usually but not invariably through the medium of a clerk. These letters, a rare survival, break upon us across the centuries with the urgency - and... View more info

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Eleanor of Aquitaine

By: Weir, Alison; Barber, Richard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Folio Society: 2015

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2206628

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Includes publisher's slipcase. Ink name and date on half-title page. 2015 Hard Cover. Renowned in her time for being the most beautiful woman in Europe, the wife of two kings and mother of three, Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the great heroines of the Middle Ages. Despite the fact she lived in an age in which women were regarded as little more than chattel, Eleanor managed to defy convention as she exercised power in the political sphere and crucial influence over her husbands and sons. In this beautifully written new biography, Alison Weir, author of five widely acclaimed chroni... View more info