MEDIEVAL HISTORY, CULTURE and SOCIETY BOOKS

Books about the history of the medieval world between about the Tenth and Sixteenth Centuries C.E., including social, political, and religious subjects.

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BENNETT H S
Life on the English Manor; A Study of Peasant Conditions 1150-1400.

G+ rubbed and soiled wrappers, internally clean.

$8 C/B [HST 22]

Cambridge University 1971 softcover, xvi 364pp. Medieval English manorial system, serfdom etc.


CLEUGH James  Love Locked Out a survey of love, licence and restriction in the Middle Ages
VG- used with light wear $5 A/B Tandem 1967 paperback, 286pp. Covers; dancers, mummers, flagellants, the Fool Cult, Cowls and Coifs, Witchcraft, Whoredom, Bathing, Gilles de Rais, Eastern Glamour, Pornography. [PB# 628 medieval history]

COHN Norman  Europe's Inner Demons An Enquiry Inspired by the Great Witch-Hunt
VG small nick from spine, remainder striped $15 B/B Paladin 1975 first thus paperback, 302pp+ plates. A study of medieval heresies including the Knights Templars, witches and the witch trials, magic, sorcery and maleficium. ISBN 0586082352 [# 1321 medieval history]

COSTAIN Thomas B.  A History of the Plantagenets The Conquering Family / The Magnificent Century / The Three Edwards / The Last Plantagenets
VG faint age browning, light rubbing to wrappers $20 C/C Popular Library 1963-4 first edition paperbacks, approx 450-500pp each. A history of the Plantagenets, by an acclaimed novelist / historian. Nice vintage edition, paperback collectable. [PB# 466 medieval history]

DAVIS R H C   A History of Medieval Europe From Constantine to Saint Louis
VG VG $15 C/C Longmans 1966 hard cover, 421pp [# 718 medvlhst]

HASKINS Charles Homer  The Renaissance of the Twelfth Century
VG name stamp to first page $9 A/B Meridian Books 1964 paperback on quality paper, 437pp [PB# 859 medieval history]

HMSO  Authorised Guide to the Tower of London (1929)
VG $4 B/A HMSO 1929 'under revision' stapled wrappers, 32pp + adverts. Illustrated with folding map and b&w photos, history of the Tower, mainly medieval material. [# 776 medievalhistory]

HUPPERT George   After the Black Death A Social History of Early Modern Europe
VG minor neat pencil notation $12 B/B Indiana University Press 1986 soft cover, xiv 169pp ISBN 0253204046 [# 1425 medieval history ]

LADURIE Emmanuel Le Roy   Montaillou Cathars and Catholics in a French Village 1294-1324
VG $10 C/B Penguin 1980 paperback, xvii 381pp. Social history of a medieval French village. ISBN 0140054715 [Item# 234 HST]

LADURIE Emmanuel Le Roy   Montaillou Cathars and Catholics in a French Village 1294-1324
VG $10 C/B Penguin 1980 paperback, xvii 381pp. Social history of a medieval French village. ISBN 0140054715 [#1968 medieval history]

LEA H.C.  The Inquisition of the Middle Ages Its Organization and Operation
G pen notation throughout $15 C/B Harper Torchbooks 1969 soft cover, 326pp. Abridgement being ch. vii-xiv of vol 1 of The History of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages (1887). Mainly concerned with the judicial process against heresy. [# 1548 medieval history]
MOTLEY John Lothrop
The Rise of the Dutch Republic, a history in three volumes

VG- edges rubbed, corners lightly bumped, feps removed and ink name at head of each title page.

$90 $12pp in NZ/ overseas ask for quote (3.5kg) [HST 29]

Routledge's Popular Library issue, 1889 3 large 8vo cloth vols, ix 485+xi 527+ viii 518pp


RUSSELL Jeffrey Burton   Lucifer The Devil in the Middle Ages
G+ corners curled and lamination peeling $15 C/C Cornell University Press 1986 soft cover, 357pp. ISBN 080149429X [#1889 medieval history]

WILLIAMSON James A.  The Tudor Age
VG small crease to cover $9 C/C Longmans 1987 (third edition revised and reprinted) softcover, xxiii 470pp. ISBN 058249074X [# 1668 medieval history]
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