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Will a Frenchman Fight?


This book describes a campaign of the Hundred Years War in 1380-1 in which a variety of different kinds of combat and different motives for fighting are evident. The campaign itself was a great chevauchée, or raid, by the English through France and though it had its practical goals, it was also a striking illustration of the place of chivalric self-image in shaping warfare. Colour illustrations.





Paperback    £20.00
9781937439170 | Published: 2016
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William Morris

This well illustrated book celebrates every aspect of the wide-ranging achievements of William Morris - writer, designer, cultural critic, revolutionary socialist - with particular emphasis on their relevance to our own times. The book makes available up-to-date Morris scholarship in accessible form.




Hardback    £75.00
9780859895774 | Published: 1999
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William Morris and John Ruskin

Includes articles first published in The Journal of William Morris Studies and new pieces written for this book. Subjects incl. promotion of craft skills and meaningful work, division of labour, education, environment, art and architecture and the contrasts between Ruskin’s (1819-1900) Tory paternalism and Morris’s (1834-1896) revolutionary socialism.




Paperback    £30.00
9781905816347 | Published: 2019
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Hardback    £75.00
9781905816279 | Published: 2019
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EPUB    £30.00
9781905816293 | Published: 2019
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PDF    £75.00
9781905816286 | Published: 2019
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A Window on Their World

The Wine of Love and Life


Ibn al-Farid has long been venerated as a Sufi saint and poet whose verse stands as a high point in Arabic poetry. The Wine of Love & Life by Th. Emil Homerin makes available for the first time the full Arabic edition and English translation of al-Qaysaris master-work of Sufi theology.





Hardback    £49.00
9780970819925 | Published: 2005
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The Wisdom of Poetry

A collection of wise and witty essays by some of our wisest and wittiest scholars in honor of one of our field's wisest wits.




Hardback    £31.50
9780918720153 | Published: 1982
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With Warp and Weft (English language edition)

The village of Metsovo, in the Greek Pindos mountain range, is famous for uniqueness of its hand-woven textiles.  This book looks in detail at the techniques, history and designs considering their symbolism and continued importance to everyday life. 156 illus. most in colour.  Glossary.




Hardback    £48.00
9789607037787 | Published: 2006
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Women and Monasticism in Medieval Europe
A selection of documents, translated primarily from medieval Latin but occasionally from Old French, that show how religious women and their patrons managed resources to make monastic communities—particularly a variety of Cistercian communities—work.


Paperback    £12.00
9781580440363 | Published: 2002
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Women Rabbis

Paperback    £10.00
9780878202140 | Published: 1997
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Women Talk (Greek language edition)

Poets and Nobel literature laureates Odysseas Elytis and George Seferis and poets Yiannis Ritsos and Kostas Varnalis, recipients of the International Lenin Peace Prize are represented in this series of interviews, highlighting the human side of the poets, and the personalities of these extraordinary women. 55 illus. Greek language text.




Paperback    £13.00
9786185209346 | Published: 2018
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