The Castles of Surrey, by Mike Salter
Booklet published by Folly Publications in 2001, 24 pages. A5 size booklet (N5596)
This book provides a fascinating account of the castles of Surrey, 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 up until the late 15th century in Surrey. Following an introduction describing the development of fortified buildings in surrey is a gazetteer describing nineteen sites, illustrated with plans and photographs. The book includes stone castles, moated manor houses, and earthwork sites featuring ringworks or mottes which only ever had timber buildings and palisades.
The condition of the booklet is generally very good. The covers are clean and bright, the staple 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.