Archaeology ( 69
Art / Architecture ( 319 )
Biography / Autobiography ( 554 )
Children ( 639 )
Country Life / Sports ( 176 )
England & Wales ( 312 )
First Editions ( 526 )
Foreign Countries ( 450 )
Illustrated ( 461 )
Ireland ( 143 )
Literature / Fiction ( 518 )
Maritime / Naval ( 222 )
Military ( 651 )
Miscellaneous ( 333 )
Mountaineering ( 121 )
Natural History / Botany ( 290 )
Religion ( 278 )
Science / Medicine ( 323 )
Scotland ( 1929 )
Sport ( 145 )
The Arts ( 231 )
Transport ( 93 )
1 Leadervale Terrace
Within UK :
0131 666 1542
Outwith UK :
44 131 666 1542
|Page 1 of 14||1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 [Next]|
Softback. A good copy in paper covers. Some creasing to covers and pages. 20 pages of text. Map. Plan. 10 photographs.
Published : Imperial War Graves Commission, London 1953, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has a chip on the lower panel. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.viii,212. Illustrations. Map end-papers. Lists all staff who enlisted for active service and includes a Roll of Honour and details of Honours and Awards.
Published : Published for Private Circulation 1948, First Edition
A very good copy in black card covers lettered in yellow. Moderate end-paper foxing. Pp.[xiv],58. Frontispiece and eight illustrations.
Published : Gale & Polden, Aldershot 1932, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt. No ownership inscription. 48 pages. Contains details of 221 Writers to the Signet (a society of Scottish lawyers) and their apprentices who saw active service during the Second World War. Gives their home address and details of their military career.
Published : Privately Printed By T & A Constable Ltd., Edinburgh 1948, First Edition
4to. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with a few small edge tears. 105 plates, mainly in colour. Plates are mainly of pistols, flintlocks, revolvers etc. Text in English. The catalogue of a sale held in Monaco.
Published : Sotheby's 1987,
Nd. c. 1990? a fine copy. Paperback. 96pp. This is a facsimile reprint of the 1913 edition.
Published : Naval & Military Press, Reprint
Softback. A very good copy in green card covers. Ownership inscription (of a Korean veteran?) and a little writing on title page. 151 pages. 57 photographs. 4 maps. 1 painting. This is the record of the proceedinga at a seminar held at Victoria Barracks, Melbourne on 8th April, 2000.
Published : The Royal United Services Institute of Victoria, Melbourne 2001,
Hardbacks. 4to. A very good two volume set in the original cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. No ownership inscription. Vol. I pp.xix,321. Vo. II,pp.[viii],316. Includes a biographical notice and portrait of those members of the College who were killed during the First World War. 8 additional plates.
Published : Printed for Balliol College By Robert Maclehose and Co. Ltd, Glasgow 1924, First Edition
A very good copy in linen boards lettered in dark brown. Stamped "Complimentary Copy." No ownership inscription or other marking. 264 pages. Numerous illustrations and maps. A volume in the series of "Illustrated Michelin Guides to the Battle-Fields."
Published : Michelin, London 1919,
A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with a stamp(of the selling shop?) on the upper panel. 110pp. 4 illus. 5 folding maps. Published for The Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, probably in 1941. This is the official record of the invasion of Belgium and includes all the important documents.
Published : Evans Brothers, London, First Edition
Hardback. A fair to good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Some spots of fading to boards. Lower board tips have been "chewed". Internally at least good. Bookplate and ownership label. 91 pages. 9 folding maps.
Published : Published Under the Superintendence of Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1884, First Edition
Hardback. A good copy in orange cloth. Black mark along foot of upper board and up edge of upper board next to spine. Cloth rubbed at fore-edge of upper board for about half an inch. 211 pages. Issued under the auspices of the Ministry of Information.
Published : Constable, London 1918, First Edition
Softback. Nd. c.1920? A good copy. 25 pages. Introduction by "W. A. R." relates to the Oxford University Roll of Service and this may be an offprint from it. Includes date of matriculation, date of commencement of service, rank, unit, fields of foreign service, distinctions etc. Those who died are printed in heavy type with date of death.
Published : Oxford University Press,
This modern facsimile reprint is in fine condition. Red cloth lettered in gilt on spine. This is number 118 of 200 copies. Pp.viii,179.
Published : Ray Westlake, Reprint
Softback. A very good copy in light blue wraps lettered in black. 296 pages. 11 plates. This is a separately published Appendix to the Report on Alleged German Outrages. Deals with matters like use of civilians as a screen, firing on hospitals and stretcher bearers, offences against combatants etc.
Published : Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office By Ballantyne, Hanson & Co, London 1915, First Edition
A good copy in flexible yellow covers lettered in black. Remains of a label on front cover. Pp.vii,543. Map end-papers. Illustrations. Intended as an aid to military medical officers, this edition was largely re-written.
Published : Government of India Press, Calcutta 1945,
Hardback. A good plus copy in paper covered boards with green cloth spine lettered in gilt on a maroon title-piece. Wear to board tips. Small ex libris label on front fixed end-paper. Browning to first and last few pages. Pencilling at page 61. Pp.xix,326. Gives a fascinating insight into how the British Army operated in Napoleonic times.
Published : Printed and Sold By W. Clowes, London 1811, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in black cloth lettered in gilt. A nice,clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.653,227,68. A very comprehensive listing of awards etc for the three services covering the period of the First World War.
Published : J. B. Hayward & Son, London 1979, First Edition
Hardback. A good copy in the original dark blue cloth. Three stamps from an Artillery Officers' library. Pp.vi,209. 43 plates. Everything the Victorian military engineer needed to know about building bridges.
Published : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1887, Fourth Edition
Softback. A very good copy. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.xv,205. 24 illustrations including colour. Comprises papers delivered at a conference on Lewis on the Hebridean contribution to UK military history.
Published : The Islands Book Trust, Isle Of Lewis 2010, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth which is lettered and decorated in gilt. Top edge gilt. The boards have been protected by a previous owner in clear plastic material which is non-adhesive and may be removed but which has left traces of sellotape marks on the end-papers. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.vi.212,203. The first 212 pages comprise a sketch of the history of the war and contain numerous maps.
Published : London County Council 1922, First Edition
32mo. A very good copy in red leather lettered and decorated in gilt. Pp.iv,233. 90 figures. Instructions on the practice of medicine in the British Army at the height of Empire. Scarce.
Published : Printed Under the Superintendence of Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1880, Reprint
Nd. c. 1915. A good copy in rather worn pictorial paper cover with cloth spine. The diary of the war covers the period from 23 July 1914 to 31 May 1915.
Published : Thomas Nelson & Sons, London, First Edition
A good copy in reddish cloth with gilt insignia of the regiment on the upper board. Tear in cloth at bottom inch of spine. Bookplate and ownership inscriptions. Pp.viii,124. Covers the period from the formation of the regiment in 1831 to 1843 and includes a list of officers as at 31 March 1843.
Published : S & J Bentley, London 1843, First Edition
A good plus copy. Map volume only in red cloth covered case lettered in gilt on spine. Some fading to spine but lettering clear. Complete with 26 folding maps.
Published : Macmillan & Co, London 1937, First Edition
Softback. A very good copy. 174 pages. Maps and plans including 6 plates at the end. This is a facsimile reprint of the official history prepared in the Intelligence Branch of the Quartermaster-General's Department, Horse Guards, War Office.
Published : The Naval & Military Press 2005,
Softback. Small 4to. A good copy in green paper covers with illustration on front cover of the squadron flying over Edinburgh. Superficial damp stain to about two inches of the spine. Pp.xvi,63. 6 illustrations. Chronicles the doings of the squadron during the year but also includes various articles including one on Lawrence of Arabia and another entitled "Air Fighters' War" by Squadron-Leader Ira Jones. Uncommon.
Published : , Edinburgh 1935, First Edition
4to. A good copy. 262pp. This is a facsimile of hte first edition of 1919.
Published : 1975, Reprint
Hardbacks. The first two text volumes and the first two map volumes of this official war history. In good condition in rather faded and worn blue cloth lettered in gilt. Minor edge tears to the cloth. Small bookplate in volume I. Vol. I,pp.x,566. 20 plates. Separate map volume has 7 charts and strategical maps and 18 plans. Vol.II,pp.xvii,853. 27 plates. Separate map volume has 4 charts and strategical maps and 26 plans. Vol. I, published in 1910, covers the war to 24th August 1904. Vol.II, published in 1912, covers Liao-Yang, The Sha Ho and Port Arthur. All charts, maps and plans present. A rather scarce title.
Published : His Majessty's Stationery Office, London, First Edition
4to. A very good copy. 172pp. Illustrated with photographs and cartoons. A record of the life of the Anti-aircraft brigade in New Guinea comprising American and Australian artillerymen written by themselves.
Published : Angus & Robertson, Sydney and London 1943, First Edition
Nd. A good copy. Facsimile of first edition of 1875. 62pp + 9pp illustrations at rear.
Published : ,
Nd. c. 1950. A very good copy. Previous owner's blind stamp. 84pp. The book is mainly concerned with the use of oxygen during the Second World War.
Published : The British Oxygen Company Ltd., First Edition
Slim pamphlet with faded green covers but otherwise in very good condition. Undated but probably 1940's. 13 pages. Songs of the Parachute Regiment from the Second World War.
Published : Printed for the Parachute Regimental Association By the Tisbury Printing Works,
A good copy in a modern light grey hardback binding lettered in black on the upper board. New end-papers. Half-title discoloured and marked and lacking a small piece but otherwise the book is in good condition although with some foxing. 87 pages. The title continues "--on several charges preferred against them respectively by William Cobbett, late Sergeant-Major of the said Regiment, together with several letters which passed between the said William Cobbett and Sir Charles Gould, Judge-Advocate General; and various other letters and documents connected therewith, in order of their dates." Powell was commanding officer of the 54th Regiment and with his co-accused was charged with embezzlement of Regimental funds while the Regiment was stationed in North America. The Court Martial held that the charges were totally unfounded.
Published : Samuel Tipper, London 1809,
Hardback. A good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Pencilled ownership inscription only. Pp.vii,218. Some pencilled side-linig. Neat amendments and deletions in red ink. Some printed amendments inserted.
Published : Printed for the Use of the Regiment By J.J. Keliher & Co, London 1904,
Hardback. A very good, bright, copy in a torn plain white wrapper. Not foxed and no ownership inscription. Pp.ix,62. Some neat ink amendments to the text.
Published : Gale and Polden, Aldershot 1937,
24mo. A near very good copy in maroon leather lettered and decorated in gilt. Fastened by a metal clasp which remains intact. Hinges a little tender. Pp.xiv,499. 58 plates. A few amendments have been made to the text in red ink. Detailed instructions for the cavalry of the British Army at the height of Empire.
Published : Printed Under the Superintendence of Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1885,
Hardback. Folio. A just about good copy in a half-leather binding which shows some chips and tears to spine ends. Contains three separate Reports, dated 1918, 1919 and 1920 respectively and which have been bound in a single volume. Each Report is stated to be Confidential. Each runs to more than 100 pages. Contains interesting background information as to Army spending during the First World War.
Published : Printed By Harrison and Sons, London,
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xxxvi,168 +32 pages of photographs. This is a facsimile reprint of the first edition of 1915. Gives names and addresses of men on active service, casualties, Roll of Honour etc.
Published : The Seaforth Highlanders Regimental Association 2014, New Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a fine dustwrapper. Previous owner's stamped initials on front end-paper. 82 pages. Compiled in the War Office and originally published in 1920.
Published : J. B. Hayward & Son, Polstead, Suffolk 1988,
Softcover pamphlet. Includes Churchill's statement on the dropping of the first Atomic bomb on Japan together with a historical survey concerning the background to the creation of the first atomic bomb. 23pp.
Published : His Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1946,
Four supplements to the London Gazette which have been bound into a blue cloth folder entitled "The London Gazette Air Defence Supplements." The Supplements are to the Gazettes of 10th September 1946 - "The Battle of Britain"; 14th September 1948 - "Air Operations by Fighter Command from 25th November 1940 to 31st December 1941"; 16th December 1947 - "The Anti-Aircraft Defence of the United Kingdom from 28th July 1939 to 15th April 1945"; and 19th October 1948 - "Air Operations by Air Defence of Great Britain and Fighter Command in Connection with the German Flying Bomb and Rocket Offensives, 1944-1945." A good to very good set of these four Supplements. Further information on request.
Published : His Majesty's Stationery Office, London,
Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which is edge worn and with internally repaired tears. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Illustrations. Maps. This is a facsimile reproduction of the original 1898 report into the rebellions of 1896-97 with a new Foreword and illustrations.
Published : Books of Rhodesia, Bulawayo 1975,
Nd. c. 1946. 4to. A good copy in foxed paper covers which are a little torn. 89pp + 8 folding maps at end. This is an account of the operations of the 78th Infantry Division during the period 9th to 25th April 1945. No date, no author and no publisher is given but it is clearly produced by the Division itself.
Published : ,
Softback. Nd. c.1958. A very good copy in card covers. 111 pages (of which a little under half is adverts.). Numerous illustrations. Compliment slip from the Officer Commanding the Battalion loosely inserted.
Published : The Paramount Press, Glasgow, First Edition
Softback. A very good copy in red paper covers lettered in black. Some fading to the spine but lettering clear. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.vi,958. A biographical list of officers of the British Army.
Published : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London,
Hardback. A good copy in a red leather binding lettered in gilt on spine and with initials in gilt on upper board. Spine faded but lettering quite clear. This is a bound copy of the Army Lists for each of the six months from January to June 1845. There are 96 pages to each list so 576 pages in total. The Lists were authorised by the War Office.
Published : Parker, Furnivall and Parker, London 1845, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy of two Army Lists bound in one in a half-leather binding with marbled boards, edges and end-papers. Five raised bands on spine which is lettered in gilt on a red title-piece. Bookplate. Pp.c,933,16; vii,833,17.
Published : War Office, London 1881, First Edition
Softback. 4to. No indication of date or publisher. Ring-bind format. 51 pages + a number of blank pages at end. Gives individual citations by regiment.
Published : 1985,
Softback. A good copy in red paper covers lettered in black. Thick 8vo. Mainly consists of a gradation list of officers of the British Army with brief career details. Lengthy index of names.
Published : His Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1938,
|Page 1 of 14||1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 [Next]|