Henry R. Gower
|Posted: Thu 08 Oct, 2015 11:57 am Post subject: For Sale: Book clearance
Well, now that I'm retired, I can see I have too many books and no place to put them. So I am offering:
European Military Museums, Westrate, Smithsonian, 1961. Hardcover, no DJ, cloth cover has seen use, interior is super clean.This is a textbook, not a "coffee table" presentation. It has 20 BW photos, but mostly text. 205 pp.,Covers most major West European countries. No modern army stuff. I have never seen another copy. $ 25.
Weapons and Warfare in Rennaissance Europe. Hall. John's Hopkins University Press, 1997, Hardcover, DJ, all like new. Some BW illust. but mostly text, 300pp. Still has bookstore price sticker (29.95) sell for $ 15.
Landeszeughaus Graz. Harnisch und Helm Series. In German and English. Small format softcover with quite lovely colour illustrations of harnesses in the Landeszeughaus. $ 7.50 Very good cond.
European Armor. Blair. Hardcover Illustrated 8vo size book about European and english helmets and armor up til 17th Cent.
No DJ, cloth cover worn, hinges loose.. Inside surprisingly clean and eminently readable/enjoyable. Ex library.Uncommon book 7.50.
.Hundred Years War. Neillands. 1990. Hardcover, DJ, 295pp, BW illust., Excellent, looks unread. $ 10.
Early Firearms of Great Britain and Ireland. Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1971. 187 pp.large format.DJ worn, cloth covers, very good, interior ultra clean. Profusely illustrated with BW pictures of valuable, mostly flint, firearms. This is not a "coffee table" type book, but rather a specialist's photographic compendium. $ 15.
History of the Weapons of the American Revolution.Neumann. Bonanza Books, nd. Dj, worn, hardcover excellent and interior looks unread. Profusely illustrated 370pp. book on virtually every type of weapn used by both sides. $ 12.50.
The following softcover books are from the Osprey series, regular and Elite, and are offered on a 3 fer basis, 3 for $ 12., but please note I only have one of each, all are in Excellent to Like New Condition, no dog ears, culls, rejects or soiled. It doesn't pay for me to offer these individually, but at this price its quite a bargain, considering like new conditions.
Saxon Viking and Norman..... The Venetian Empire 1200-1670..... Armies of Crecy and Poitiers.....
German Medieval 1300-1500.... Norman Knight 950-1204 AD.... French Medieval Armies 1000-1300....
Knight of outremer 1187-1344.... The Normans (elite).... English Longbowman....
Armies of The Crusades.... Armies of Agincourt.... Swiss at War 1300-1500....
German Medieval 1000-1300.... Medieval Burgundy.... El Cid/reconquista 1050-1492....
Crusades(Nicolle) (Elite).... Scottish Wars 1250-1400.... Italian Medieval 1300-1500....
Wars of The Roses.... Medieval European.... New Model Army (1645-60)....
Henry VIII's Army.... English Civil War:Infantry (elite).... English Civil War Cavalry(Elite)....
Artillery of Napol. Wars.... French Soldier Colonial America(not Osprey)I
M.O., pers.check or Paypal. Postage extra. Typically it costs between 3 and 5 dollars domestically, per book via media mail or for 3 Osprey books, overseas it can be 20-30 dollars, depending on the book's weight. Pls.send PM, if interested or if questions arise.