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ROYAL PALACES:  WINDSOR CASTLE - A SHORT HISTORY., Robinson, John Martin.
21 Robinson, John Martin. ROYAL PALACES: WINDSOR CASTLE - A SHORT HISTORY.
Michael Joseph / Royal Collection, London, 1996. 
144 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 071814158X Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. "Continuously used by British monarchs since the Middle Ages, Windsor Castle is an architectural epitome of the nation's history. Its sk yline of battlements, turrets and the great Round Tower is instantly recognizable throughout the world. In this book, which includes over 150 colour illustrations, architectural historian John Martin Robinson describes the history of this mo s t s p l e n did and significant of European royal palaces. From its beginnings as a Norman defensive fortification, medieval expansion converted the Castle into a vast Gothic palace, of which St George's Chapel is the principal surviving archite ct ur a l gl or y. Charles II reconstructed the Upper Ward, employing architect Hugh May and craftsmen such as Verrio and Grinling Gibbons to create new baroque state apartments. With subsequent remodelling by George IV and his architect Jeffry Wy atv ill e, t his wa s t r ansformed again into a truly magnificent palace that became the principal seat of the monarchy. In Queen Victoria's reign the social life of the Castle settled into a pattern which is familiar today. Windsor is the sett ing for roy al fami ly l ife, s tate visits of foreign monarchs and the annual celebration of the Order of the Garter, one of the oldest orders of Christian chivalry, and one with which the Castle is specially associated. This fascinating story of the Cas tle inc ludes the acqui sit ion by successive monarchs of its artistic treasures, such as the Old Master drawings and French decorative art, that now form an incomparable part of the Royal Collection." Small bump to top corner of both bo ards, bott om o f sp ine bu mped. Dust jac ket has wrinkling at top of flap-folds and at bottom of spine. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
LEGENDS OF THE RHINE., Ruland, Wilhelm.
22 Ruland, Wilhelm. LEGENDS OF THE RHINE.
Stollfuss Verlag, Bonn, n.d., 3rd edition. 
288 pp, 6 3/4" H, hard cover in dust jacket. B&w illustrations. A collection of myths and legends, gathered under the headings: The Source of the Rhine; The Upper Rhine; The Romantic Rhine; The Lower Rhine. "The legends of the Rhine are interwove n with the history of centuries. Long forgotten figures arise out of the misty past and bring back life to the ancient walls as they stride along the castles and cathedrals. Marching songs and wedding bells resound again! One hears again t h e g u r g le of the moss covered spring and in the forest the huntsman's horn reverberates through the trees and spears whirl through the air; royal crowns sparkle in the magic twilight...." Bump at bottom of spine/front hinge. Dust jacket h a s bu mp at b ot to m of spine, a few areas of light edge wrinkling, a few very tiny dints on front panel. Very Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
A HISTORY OF BRITAIN:  AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD?  3000 BC - AD 1603., Schama, Simon.
23 Schama, Simon. A HISTORY OF BRITAIN: AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD? 3000 BC - AD 1603.
London BBC 2000 0563384972 / 9780563384977 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 
416 pp, small 4to (10" H). Colour and b&w illustrations. Volume 1 of 2, published to accompany the BBC television program. "Change - sometimes gentle and subtle, sometimes shocking and violent - is the dynamic of Schama's unapologetically personal and grippingly written history, especially the changes that wash over custom and habit, transforming our loyalties. At the heart of his history lie questions of compelling importance for Britain's future as well as its past: What makes or breaks a nation? To whom do we give our allegiance and why? And where do the boundaries of our community lie - in our hearth and home, our village or city, tribe or faith? What is Britain - one country or many, one culture or several? Has British history unfolded 'at the edge of the world' or right in the heart of it? All these themes are delivered to the reader in the stories which Schama loves to tell, and in a form that is at once traditional and excitingly fresh. The great and the wicked are here - Becket and Thomas Cromwell, Robert the Bruce and Anne Boleyn - but so are countless more ordinary lives: an Irish monk waiting for the plague to kill him in his cell at Kilkenny; a small boy running through the streets of London to catch a glimpse of Elizabeth I. They are all caught on the rich and teeming canvas on which Schama paints his brilliant portrait of the life of the British people: 'for in the end, history, especially British history with its succession of thrilling illuminations, should be, as all her most accomplished narrators have promised, not just instruction but pleasure." Small faint soiling mark on rear board, slight wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has minor rubbing, wrinkling at top of spine and along parts of top edge. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR: THE ENGLISH IN FRANCE, 1337-1453., Seward, Desmond.
24 Seward, Desmond. A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR: THE ENGLISH IN FRANCE, 1337-1453.
London Constable & Robinson 2003 1841196789 / 9781841196787 Revised Edition. Soft Cover Near Fine 
296 pp, 7 3/4" H. B&w illustrations. "For over a hundred years England repeatedly invaded France on the pretext that her kings had a right to the French throne. France was a large, unwieldly kingdom; England was small and poor, but for the most part she dominated the war, sacking towns and castles and winning battles - including such glorious victories as Crecy, Poitiers and Agincourt. The protagonists are among the most colourful in European history: for the English, Edward III, the Black Prince and Henry V, later immortalized by Shakespeare; for the French, the splendid but inept John II, Charles V, and the enigmatic Charles VII, who did at last drive the English out. Desmond Stewart's critically-acclaimed account traces the changes that led to France's final victory and brings to life all the intrigue and colour of the epic saga of medieval Europe." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
25 Slater, Terry. A HISTORY OF WARWICKSHIRE. THE DARWEN COUNTY HISTORY SERIES.
London Phillimore 1981 0850334160 / 9780850334166 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good- Cartography - Jean Dowling. Marginal Drawings - Tim Grogan. 
128 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H). B&w and colour photographs, b&w drawings, reproductions, maps. Contents: Introducing the County; Prehistoric peoples and settlement; Roman Warwickshire; The Anglo-Saxon settlement; Warwickshire in Domesday Book; Medieval farming; The medieval church; Castles, moats and deer parks; Towns, markets and fairs; Medieval Coventry; Deserted settlements; Lords and the landscape; Enclosing the fields; Turnpikes, canals and railways; The East Warwickshire coalfield; Industrial development; The growing towns; The rise of Birmingham; Changing standards of living; Warwickshire 1901-1981; Select Bibliography; Index. Very light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has been price-clipped, has kight browning on spine and top section of panels, light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, a few small edge tears - one with a crease, now protected in a mylar sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
ROYAL PALACES OF BRITAIN., Struthers, Jane.
26 Struthers, Jane. ROYAL PALACES OF BRITAIN.
London New Holland 2004 1843307332 / 9781843307334 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Chris Coe and Paul Riddle, photography. 
160 pp, 4to (11 5/8" H). Profusely illustrated with colour photographs. "A visually stunning tour of Britain's best loved, least known and most infamous palaces, castles and other royal residences. Indulge your senses in the sumptuous interior of Buckingham Palace, explore the tranquil retreat of Sandringham House, and discover the dark past of the notorious Tower of London and the haunted rooms of Glamis Castle. Features 31 homes of the monarchy and aristocracy, from 1034 to the present day, richly illustrated with over 130 exquisite photographs. The stories of the palaces, and the roles they played in the lives of the British monarchs who lived in them, are explored in depth and described in engaging detail. At-a-glance information panels highlight areas of special interest for visitors to the royal residences." Very minor edge wear at top/bottom of spine and corners. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling and minor rubbing. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
CASTLE CATS., Surman, Richard.
27 Surman, Richard. CASTLE CATS.
HarperCollins, London, 1995, first edition. 
90 pp, square small 8vo (7 3/4" H x 7 3/4" W), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0006279457 Profusely illustrated with colour photographs. "Richard Surman travelled the length and breadth of Britain and Ireland in pursuit of another group of privil eged creatures, the 'Castle Cats'. At Penhow in South Wales, he was greeted at the drawbridge by Sophie and Runcie. Sumo, the great wrestling cat of Hever Castle, treated him to a neck lock. Rockingham's Brandy tried to escape through a s e c r e t t u nnel, whilst at Dunrobin in the north-east of Scotland, George haunts his own stone turret. William and Harriet at the Tower of London have worked out novel ways of enjoying the ravens without risk. Crathes Castle cats observe eac h ov er w ar il y t hr ough arrow slits. Buzzards are a hazard for the dainty Ellie at Dunvegan, on the Isle of Skye. Ripley is graced by Blackie, a dreadlocked feudal retainer who fiercely defends his castle demesne. As usual, feline misdemean ou rs abo und : B ran dy hi des in the pantry eating roast pheasant; Sumo's habit of leaping onto shoulders (especially in the dark) has scared the life out of his owner; at Dunrobin, the Hamlet-like George wanders disconsolately along the seashor e. Fr om a rist ocra t to wa rder , th e 'Castle Cats' fulful their duties in a typically unpredictable and hilarious way." Dust jacket has crease at top edge of rear panel, minor rubbing. Very Good+/Very Good 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
CASTLES OF IRELAND: A COLLECTION OF PEN & INK & WATERCOLOUR PAINTINGS, Sutherland, Donald and O'Shea, Roisin, Editors
28 Sutherland, Donald and O'Shea, Roisin, Editors CASTLES OF IRELAND: A COLLECTION OF PEN & INK & WATERCOLOUR PAINTINGS
Dublin John Hinde 1995 1858334039 / 9781858334035 Hard Cover Fine Very Good O'Shea, Roisin 
44 pp, 6 3/4" H. One of 'An Artists Portfolio' series. Colour reproductions of Roisin O'Shea's illustrations with descriptive captions. Includes: Black Castle, Wicklow; Blackrock Castle, Cork; Blarney Castle, Cork; Bunratty Castle Limerick; Carlow Castle; Castle Balfour, Fermanagh; Dalkey Castle, Dublin; Derry Castle, Londonderry; Dromoland Castle, Clare; Dublin Castle; Dunguaire Castle, Galway; Dunluce Castle, Antrim; Enniskillen Castle, Fermanagh; Ferrycarrig Castle, Wexford; Glenveah Castle, Donegal; Gosford Castle, Armagh; Johnstown Castle, Murntown, Wexford; Kilkenny Castle; King John's Castle, Carlingford, Louth; ditto, Limerick; Kylemore, Galway; Leixlip Castle, Kildare; Narrow Water Castle, Down; Rock of Cashel, Tipperary; Ross Castle, Kerry; Shane's Castle, Armagh; Slane Castle, Meath. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling, minor wear, tiny dint on spine and on rear hinge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
ANCIENT ENGLISH HOUSES, 1240-1612., Sykes, Christopher Simon.
29 Sykes, Christopher Simon. ANCIENT ENGLISH HOUSES, 1240-1612.
Chatto & Windus, London, 1988, first edition. 
239 pp, square small 4to (10" x 10"), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0701131764 Profusely illustrated with colour and b&w photographs. "Here is a richly illustrated chronicle of some of England's most beautiful houses, built between 1240 and the early seventeenth century. Hidden in spectacular countryside, often at the end of long, narrow driveways, most are privately owned. Some are lived in by the families who built them hundreds of years ago. Before Christopher Simon Sykes' wo r k f o r this book, few of them had ever been written about or photographed. A medieval fortified manor, a timber-framed hall on a moated island, a seventeenth-century summer house nestling in a vast, ancient lime tree; winding turret stairs, m ul li o ne d wi n dows, priest holes, Great Halls with hammer beam roofs, superb plasterwork, stonework and panelling - these are some of the many treasures which (the author) has discovered and photographed for this delightful book." Book is sligh tly co ck ed, l arg e gift inscription on verso of free front endpaper, book very slightly cracked at half-title page, light waviness at fore-edge of textblock. Dust jacket has been price clipped, has minor edge wrinkling, soft wrinkle on rear pa nel, ver y l ight ru bbin g. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 65.00 USD
 
 
THE PALACE OF FONTAINEBLEAU., Tarsot, Louis and Charlot, Maurice.
30 Tarsot, Louis and Charlot, Maurice. THE PALACE OF FONTAINEBLEAU.
Henri Laurens, Paris, n.d. 
92 pp, 7 1/2" H, soft cover. B&w illustrations. A description of the history, gardens and royal inhabitants of the palace of Fontainebleu. Interior - light to moderate browning to pages, light soiling to inside of covers, bump at bottom of gutter of all pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - moderate browning - mainly on spine, some soft corner creases with migration into adjacent pages, bump to bottom of spine, slight bump to top of spine. Goo d r e a d i n g copy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE DECLINE OF THE CASTLE., Thompson, M.W. (Michael)
31 Thompson, M.W. (Michael) THE DECLINE OF THE CASTLE.
Wigston Harveys (Magna) 1994 1854226088 / 9781854226082 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
211 pp, large 8vo (9 7/8" H). "Extensively illustrated with photographs, plans and period engravings, (this) book examines the decline of the castle as both fortification and seigneurial residence over the two and a half centuries that preceded the Civil War. In general, this was a period in which function played less and less part and display - even fantasy - ever more in the minds of castle builders. Although few new castles were built in England after 1400, the growing power of artillery and continuing warfare in Scotland and across the Channel in France continued to provide stimuli to fresh architectural development. Dr. Thompson relates alterations in design to contemporary social changes and devotes particular attention to the rapid decline of Tudor times and to the massive destruction wrought by Parliamentary forces during the Civil War and Commonwealth. A concluding chapter examines the enticing quality the image of the castle has continued to hold over the intervening three centuries and examines some remarkable latterday examples of the genre, among them Burges' Castell Coch in Glamorgan and, in this century, Lutyens' Castle Drogo." Dust jacket has minor rubbing, very minor edge wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
32 Trimble, Berniece. REMEMBER WHEN - A COLLECTION OF PICTURES - A COLLECTION OF MEMORIES. A SEQUEL TO "BELFOUNTAIN" -- CAVES, CASTLES AND QUARRIES.
Erin, Ontario Self-published 1976 Soft Cover Very Good 
68 pp, 8 1/2" H. B&w photographs. A collection of memories by the author and other residents of the Belfountain, Ontario area. Contents: Introduction and Acknowledgements; In the Beginning; Fond Memories of Belfountain; The Early 1900's; The Good Old Quarry Days; Ninety Years of Memories; Life by the Railway Tracks; People, Stamps and Postal Notes; Fun, Foolishness and Sorrow; The MacMillan Clan from Argyle; The Power of the Credit; Roads, Floods and Ice-Storms; God's Faithful Servant; The Rooster and I; School Days, School Days. Interior - previous owner's name in ink on title page, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - 'Belfountain' written in ink on spine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
SAMURAI: THE WORLD OF THE WARRIOR., Turnbull, Stephen.
33 Turnbull, Stephen. SAMURAI: THE WORLD OF THE WARRIOR.
Oxford Osprey 2003 1841767409 / 9781841767406 Third Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
224 pp, small 4to (10 1/4" H). Map endpapers, profusely illustrated with b&w and colour photographs, reproductions. "The world of the samurai - the legendary elite warrior cult of old Japan - has for too long been associated solely with military history. In this exciting new book, Stephen Turnbull, the world's leading authority on the samurai, goes beyond the battlefield to paint a picture of the samurai as they really were. Familiar topics such as the cult of suicide, ritualised revenge and the lore of the samurai sword are seen in the context of an all-encompassing warrior culture that was expressed through art and poetry as much as through violence. Using themed chapters, the book studies the samurai through their historical development and their relationship to the world around them - relationships that are shown to persist in Japan even today." Bump at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has wrinkling at bottom of spine, minor edge wrinkling at top edge. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
BLOODY PROVOST:  AN ACCOUNT OF THE PROVOST SERVICE OF THE BRITISH ARMY, AND THE EARLY YEARS OF THE CORPS OF ROYAL MILITARY POLICE., Tyler, R.A.J.
34 Tyler, R.A.J. BLOODY PROVOST: AN ACCOUNT OF THE PROVOST SERVICE OF THE BRITISH ARMY, AND THE EARLY YEARS OF THE CORPS OF ROYAL MILITARY POLICE.
London Phillimore 1980 085033598 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
245 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). B&w illustrations. "(A) carefully researched account of the development of the military police from the Middle Ages to the end of the Boer War. By that time, Provost Marshals were being recognised as Military Police Officers, though full recognition was delayed until 1953. Military historians on both sides of the Atlantic will find much that is new in Major Tyler's authoritative text, while past or present members of the military police will be fascinated to learn of the centuries-old traditions of their calling and the proud, if ruthless, actions of so many of their predecessors." Previous owner's small stamp on front pastedown, minor wrinkle at top of spine, minor soiling mark on fore-edge of textblock. Dust jacket is price clipped, has very minor edge wear, light wrinkling at top of spine. 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
THE SECRET OF THE CASTLE., Walker, R.A.E.  Illustrated by Rosemary Brown.
35 Walker, R.A.E. Illustrated by Rosemary Brown. THE SECRET OF THE CASTLE.
Blandford, London, n.d. 
78 pp, 8vo (8 5/8" H), hard cover (pale blue boards with dark blue lettering and illustration on front board, dark blue cloth spine) - no dust jacket. Colour plates and b&w drawings. Twins, Desmond and Eileen, journey to a castle on a nearby hill. On the way they meet six knights, Resolute, Fearless, Faithful, Radiant, Harmony, and Valiant who guide them through adventures with witches, giants, spectres and, finally, a dragon, while giving guidance on handling issues that arise in t h e i r l i v es and those of their friends and schoolmates. One page with a dog-ear crease, light browning to endpapers - very light on pages, bump to top corner of boards, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, very light edge rubbing, light so il in g to bo ar ds . Good+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE MEDIEVAL CASTLE: LIFE IN A FORTRESS IN PEACE AND WAR., Warner, Philip.
36 Warner, Philip. THE MEDIEVAL CASTLE: LIFE IN A FORTRESS IN PEACE AND WAR.
Barnes & Noble, New York, 1993. 
262 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 156619458X B&w photographs, maps, drawings, reproductions. "This handsomely illustrated book explains why and how castles were built in the middle ages and why they were such a dominant infl uence on medieval life, especially in times of war. Writing with his characteristic flair and wit, Philip Warner, a lifelong student of castles and of military history, recreates in vivid detail a complete picture of daily life in a medieval c a s t l e : how the nobles and peasants lived; how men fought in tournaments and trained in combat; how castles were sited, designed, managed, attacked, and defended; and what the people who lived in them ate, drank, and wore." Book slightly coc k ed . D us t ja cket has minor edge wrinkling - light at top of front flap, very light browning at top edge. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
37 Whiteman, G.W. SOME FAMOUS ENGLISH COUNTRY HOMES FROM THE TIME OF HENRY VIII TO THE REGENCY.
Antique Collector, London, 1951, first edition. 
172 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H), hard cover (red cloth with gold lettering on spine) - no dust jacket. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs. A chronologically arranged overview of English country houses, showing exterior and interior views. Content s: Compton Wynyates; Sutton Place; The President's Lodge, Corsham Court; Longford Castle; Ham House; Castle Ashby; Audley End; Boughton House; Drayton House; Langleys; Ditchley; Wimpole Hall; Althorp; Belmont; Stratfield Saye. Light foxin g m a r k s o n endpapers - also on last index page, light tiny foxing marks on top and fore-edge of textblock, boards have slight curl at fore-edge, slight fading to spine and edges of boards, a few faint foxing marks on boards, minor wear at co rn e rs , li gh t w ri nk ling at top of spine. Good+ 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE LITTLE DUKE:  RICHARD THE FEARLESS.  OXFORD CHILDREN'S LIBRARY NO. 19., Yonge, Charlotte M.
38 Yonge, Charlotte M. THE LITTLE DUKE: RICHARD THE FEARLESS. OXFORD CHILDREN'S LIBRARY NO. 19.
London Oxford University Press 1959 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jennifer Miles. 
187 pp, small 8vo (7 7/8" H). B&w illustrations by Jennifer Miles, dust jacket design by William Stobbs. First printing of this title in the Oxford Children's Library series. "Richard was only eight when news came that his father had been slain and that he, though so young, was now the Duke of Normandy. He had many loyal friends among his father's supporters, but they were unable to protect him when the King of France, vowing friendship, treacherously carried him away to France. Though often self-willed, the boy Duke had great courage, and this, together with his friendship with the king's gentle and pathetic son Carloman, helped him to endure the hard days of captivity, and carried him through the exciting adventures of his escape and return home. (This) story of the tenth century has delighted many generations of children, and still today, more than a hundred years after it was first published, it retains all its original charm, freshness and vitality." Christmas gift iscription in ink on free front endpaper, light browning to edges of text block, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, one very small corner bump. Dust jacket has minor edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds. Dust jacket is in original removable publisher's plastic sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE LITTLE DUKE:  RICHARD THE FEARLESS.  OXFORD CHILDREN'S LIBRARY NO. 19., Yonge, Charlotte M.
39 Yonge, Charlotte M. THE LITTLE DUKE: RICHARD THE FEARLESS. OXFORD CHILDREN'S LIBRARY NO. 19.
London Oxford University Press 1959 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jennifer Miles. 
187 pp, small 8vo (7 7/8" H). B&w illustrations by Jennifer Miles, dust jacket design by William Stobbs. First printing of this title in the Oxford Children's Library series. "Richard was only eight when news came that his father had been slain and that he, though so young, was now the Duke of Normandy. He had many loyal friends among his father's supporters, but they were unable to protect him when the King of France, vowing friendship, treacherously carried him away to France. Though often self-willed, the boy Duke had great courage, and this, together with his friendship with the king's gentle and pathetic son Carloman, helped him to endure the hard days of captivity, and carried him through the exciting adventures of his escape and return home. (This) story of the tenth century has delighted many generations of children, and still today, more than a hundred years after it was first published, it retains all its original charm, freshness and vitality." Tiny bump and minor fading at top edge of spine, light toning to edges of text block. Dust jacket has minor soft edge wrinkling, old price stickers on front flap, publisher's plastic jacket protector is attached on inside top/bottom edge of dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
40 Younger, William and Younger, Elizabeth. BLUE MOON IN PORTUGAL.
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
298 pp, 8vo (8 5/8" H). B&w photographs, maps. "(T)akes you into the arcadian Minho and the grim ruins of Celt-Iberian civilization; from the fever of vintaging in the Douro, down a line of empty, upland castles, to the fado singers of Lisbon. It is concerned also with Moorish tiles, shepherds in tail-coats of sheepskin, and students in ragged, black cloaks. This is one of the most comprehensive books which have been written about Portugal. The unique Portuguese architecture, the little-known Portuguese painting, bull-fighting, food, wine, hotels, village dances and religious fesitivals, are all part of this story: the story of two people who explored a small country and discovered its greatness." Chapter headings: Once in a Blue Moon; Minho: Carnival in Arcady; Tras-os-Montes: 'Behind the Mountains'; Douro: The Yellow Cat; Port - Oporto - Portugal; Beira Litoral: The Chiselled Heart; Coimbra: The Ladies of Diverse Love ; Estremadura - Beira Alta: The Haunted Coast; Ribatejo: 'Hoi! Toiro!'; Alentejo - Algarve: The End of Europe; Serra da Arrabida - Serra de Sintra: Fish and Follies; Lisbon: The City of the Sea; Appendices - Hotels in Portugal; Food and Wine; Port Wine; Portuguese Recipes; Roads. Light foxing on front endpapers and some preliminary pages, a few light foxing marks on rear endpapers, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, a few tiny foxing marks on top/bottom of textblock. Dust jacket has light edge wear/wrinkling, moderate rubbing/soiling, several tiny tears. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
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