Castles in Color.
Kemp, Anthony.

New York: Arco Publishing Company, Inc., 1978. First edition. Very good duodecimo (12mo) hardcover in very good dust jacket. Light wear and rubbing to the edges of the boards with light bumping to the head and heel of the spine. Dj has light wear and rubbing to edges with small tear on back lower edge, and some light scuffing to covers. Light browning to pages but not brittle. 208 pages with illustrations, glossary, bibliography, and index. A nice concise history of castles in Europe and Britain with discussions on fortifications in the Antiquity, the rise of castles, their decline, and siege warfare. (Item ID: 6725)


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