The Castles of Devon and Cornwall, by Mike Salter

£9.99
The Castles of Devon and Cornwall, by Mike Salter
The Castles of Devon and Cornwall, by Mike Salter

Book published by Folly Publications in 1999, 88 pages. Paperback (N5603)

This book provides a fascinating account of the castles of Devon and Cornwall, and is illustrated throughout with lots of small black and white photographs, as well as drawings, maps and floor plans.

From the rear side cover: This book is a comprehensive guide to the history and architecture of castellated buildings dating from the 11th century to the mid 17th century int he counties of Devon and Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Following an introduction describing the development of fortified buildings in these areas are three gazetteers illustrated with many plans and photographs. The book includes motte and bailey castles, ringworks, stone castles, moated or embattled manor houses, tower houses, town defences, and coastal blockhouses and artillery forts built before the 1660s, with information on about 100 sites in all.

The condition of the book is generally very good. The covers are clean and bright, the spine is tight and intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is an old price printed and a small price sticker on the rear side cover.
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