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A Guide to Medieval Sites in Britain - Nigel Mary Kerr

London: Diamond Books, 1992, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Previous owners' inscription to the first blank. Rubbing to the top corners of the dust wrapper otherwise a very well presented copy.

2nd printing. [First Published: Grafton Books: 1988] Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Black & White Drawings; Maps; Plans; From the cover: “The exuberance of medieval Britain is apparent in the magnificent array of buildings and monuments displayed in this lavish gazetteer. From a period spanning three centuries (the 13th to the 15th) there remains a wealth not just of castles and ‘Gothic’ churches, manors and monasteries, inns and merchants’ houses, but also of field systems, tin-mines, schools and almshouses, shrines and tithe-barns. The book includes 160 entries covering over 200 sites grouped into eight geographical regions (including Scotland and Wales). Each contains a historical and architectural description and clear map directions, and is illustrated with photographs and drawings designed to reproduce the vigour and quality of the original compositions.”
Size: 9¾" x 7¾"
Number of Pages: 270
ISBN: 0261660039

£6.50