Barbas, Bernd.AIRCRAFT OF THE LUFTWAFFE FIGHTER ACES I. Atglen, PA Schiffer 1995 08740751X Very Good+ Very Good+ Dust jacket art by Steve Ferguson. 263 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H). B&w photographic endpapers, profusely illustrated with b&w and colour photographs, profiles. "Bernd Barbas' classic studies on the aircraft of the Luftwaffe fighter aces are presented now in expanded, revised and updated editions. Volume I covers: JG 1 Oesau; JG 2 Richthofen, JG 3 Udet, JG 4, JG 5 Eismeer, JG 6 Horst Wessel, JG 7 Nowotny, JG 11, JG 26 Schlageter, JG 27, JG 44, JG 51 Molders, and JG 52." Light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, very small light bump at top corner of front board. Dust jacket has light wrinkling at top of front hinge and front flap-fold.
Schmitt, Jean-Claude. Translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan.GHOSTS IN THE MIDDLE AGES: THE LIVING AND THE DEAD IN MEDIEVAL SOCIETY. Chicago University of Chicago Press 1998 0226738884 / 9780226738888 Very Good 290 pp, 9" H. "(E)xamines medieval religious culture and the significance of the widespread belief in ghosts, revealing the ways in which the dead and the living related to each other during the middle ages. Schmitt also discusses Augustine's influence on medieval authors; the link between dreams and autobiographical narratives; and monastic visions and folklore. Including numerous color reproductions of ghosts and ghostly trappings, this book presents a unique and intriguing look at medieval culture." Interior - soft crease at top corner of pages 80 to 140, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - one very tiny corner crease.