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- Ross-Shire Roll of Honour (With Souter's Ross-Shire Directory). Portraits of Officers and Men on Active Service

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
£25.00

- Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Part 30. The King's Own Scottish Borderers

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,
£12.00

- Statements Relating to the Atomic Bomb

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,
£17.00

- Supplement to the London Gazette: (1) The Battle Of Britain; (2)Air Operations By Fighter Command; (3) The Anti-Aircraft Defence of the United Kingdom; (4) Air Operations -- in Connection with the German Flying Bomb and Rocket Offensives

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,
£70.00

- The '96 Rebellions [ Originally Published as "The British South Africa Company Reports on the Native Disturbances in Rhodesia, 1896-97)

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,
£25.00

- The 78th Division in the Final Offensive in Italy

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 : ,
£25.00

- The 7th Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (T.A.) Their Peacetime Life 1908-1958

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
£15.00

- The Allan Glen Book of Remembrance 1939 1945

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in cream cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board and lettered in gilt on the spine. Still in the original box in which it was posted out. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 112 pages. Lists the pupils of Allan Glen's School in Glasgow who were killed in the Second World War. On each left-hand page gives a brief biography and photograph. A poem appears on right-hand pages and along the top of each page. Quite scarce.
Published : Privately Published, Glasgow 1949, First Edition
£50.00

- The Army List 1977 Part III Biographical

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,
£28.00

- The Army List for January to June 1845

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
£40.00

- The Army List for July 1881 and the Monthly Army List for August 1881

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
£58.00

- The Distinguished Conduct Medal 1914-20 Citations: Cavalry

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,
£20.00

- The Half-Yearly Army List for the Period Ending 30th June 1938

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,
£45.00

- The Legion of Honour Crimea 1854-56: The Roll of British Officers and Men of the Royal Navy and Army Entitled to the Decoration

Softback. 4to. A very good copy in laminated covers. Unpaginated c. 46 pages but printed on one side only. Introduction on Crimean War medals followed by an alphabetical list of Britons awarded the Legion of Honour giving name, rank, service or regiment and the class of the award. Also gives details of recipients of the Legion of Honour who also received the Victoria Cross
Published : Roberts Publications, Aldermaston,
£18.00

- The National Bank of Scotland Limited 1939-1945 War Record

Hardback. Nd. 1954? A very good copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Some fading to spine and upper board. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 72 pages. A Second World War Roll of Honour together with the address given at the unveiling of the Memorial to staff who gave their lives in the war. Full page illustration of the Memorial.
Published : Privately Published, Edinburgh, First Edition
£9.00

- The National Bank of Scotland Limited Roll of Honour

Hardback. Nd, c.1922. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.vii,51. Gives rank, regiment, whether wounded or killed, honours awarded and branch of the Bank in which the soldier worked.
Published : Privately Published, First Edition
£35.00

- The Outpost : Magazine of the 17th Service (Glasgow Chamber of Commerce) Battalion Highland Light Infantry [Complete in Seven Volumes]

Set of seven bound volumes covering the period from February 1915 to May 1919. Light grey cloth lettered and decorated in black. Good to very good condition. Fading to spine lettering of some volumes. Ownership inscription on front end-paper of Volume I. Approx. 200 pages per volume. Numerous black and white illustrations, sketches etc in each volume. Gives an interesting insight into trench life on the Western Front during the First World War.
Published : David J. Clark for the Regimental Magazine Committee, Glasgow, First Edition
£195.00

- The Queen's in Burma 1943 - 1945 : Operations of the 1st and 2nd Battalions the Queen's Royal Regiment in Burma During World War Two

Softback. A very good copy in green card covers. 44 pages. Illustrations. Maps. Includes Arakan, Kohima, service with Chindits etc. Rolls of officers. Index of personal names.
Published : Printed By Geo. J. Harris, Sandwich, Kent 1991, Second Edition
£10.00

- The Register of the George Cross

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Small ownership label of Peter Hopkirk, the author and journalist. 151 pages. Contains 396 recipients of the George Cross with brief biographical details and accounts of the action in which the award was won. Most entries are accompanied by a photograph of the recipient.
Published : This England Books, Cheltenham 1985, First Edition
£10.00

- The Register of the Victoria Cross

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Gift inscription on front end-paper. 303 pages. Lists 1348 recipients of the VC with details of birth, place of deed, etc. Most entries are accompanied by a photograph of the recipient.
Published : This England Books 1981, First Edition
£10.00

- The Register of the Victoria Cross

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Small ownership label of Peter Hopkirk, the author and journalist. 303 pages + 4pp Addenda and Errata. Lists 1348 recipients of the VC with details of birth, place of deed etc. Most entries are accompanied by a photograph of the recipient.
Published : This England Books, Cheltenham 1981, First Edition
£12.00

- The Royal Technical College Glasgow : Sacrifice and Service in the Great War

Softback. A good plus copy in dusty card covers. Internally very good with no ownership inscription or other marking. 211 pages. Frontispiece of the College's War Memorial. Includes a Roll of Honour of the 612 students and members of the College who were killed in the First World War. There is a separate Roll of those who served in the war containing 3,218 names. This includes rank, regiment, awards, whether wounded or killed and the date of their last year in the college. There is also a separate list of awards with an excerpt from the citation for the award. Loosely inserted is a letter seeking subscriptions for the College's War Memorial. A scarce item.
Published : Privately Published, First Edition
£40.00

- The Territorial Year Book 1909

Softback. Internally good but externally the spine has been replaced and the covers have been covered in a clear adhesive material. Pp.xiii,294. Frontispiece and 8 illustrations. 9 maps and diagrams. Described as "A handbook for the territorial soldier and the citizen containing an account of the origin, organisation and progress of the Territorial Force and its place in national defence". Contains a wealth of information about the British army and navy of the period. This was the book's first year of issue and it appears to be quite scarce.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1909, First Edition
£40.00

- The Times Diary and Index to the War 1914 to 1918

Hardback. A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.iv,342. Originally published in 1922 this "is an important and unique record of the day to day operations and occurrences of the Great War in all theatres, by land, sea and air."
Published : J. B. Hayward & Son 1985, Reprint
£25.00

- The Trial of German Major War Criminals By the International Military Tribunal Sitting at Nuremberg Germany Speeches of the Chief Prosecurors --- at the Close of the Case Against the Individual Defendants

Softback. A good plus copy in the original paper covers which are a little faded towards the spine. Initials stamped on title page otherwise a very good copy internally. 200 pages. The closing speeches of the chief prosecutors of the USA, Britain, France and the USSR at the Nuremberg war crimes trial.
Published : His Majessty's Stationery Office, London 1946, First Edition
£20.00

- The Trial of German Major War Criminals: Proceedings of the International Military Tribunal Sitting at Nuremberg Germany Parts 1-17 and 19-22

Twenty-one soft-cover volumes (complete except for Part 18) published between 1946 and 1950 setting out the evidence, taken from the official transcript, in the trial of the major German war criminals at Nuremberg. Condition varies from fair to very good. Some covers are stained and with tears and two have the rear cover detached. A few are chipped to the spine. At least half, however, are good to very good. An excellent work of reference and difficult to find in near complete condition.
Published : His Majessty's Stationery Office, London, First Edition
£530.00

- The War Graves of the British Empire Scotland 280-500

Softback. A good copy. 96 pages. The Register of the names of those who fell in the Great War and are buried in cemeteries and churchyards in the counties of Aberdeen, Angus, Inverness and Kincardine, Scotland. Gives brief biographical details and place of burial.
Published : Imperial War Graves Commission, London 1931, First Edition
£10.00

- The Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial Register ---Part Eighteen Soldiers from the United Kingdom Dennis - Ellins

Softback. A very good copy. Pp.390-449. "Containing the names of those Soldiers of the Empire who fell in the Ypres Salient in the battles and engagements of 1914-17 and have no known Graves".
Published : The Imperial War Graves Commission, London 1926, First Edition
£10.00

- Trial of Lieutenant-General John Whitelocke; Commander in Chief of the Expedition Against Buenos Ayres. By Court Martial, Held in Chelsea College, on Thursday the 28th January, 1808, and Succeeding Days

Disbound. Half-title, frontispiece map and title page all present followed by the full text on pages 1-216 but lacking the 12 page Appendix. Whitelocke's incompetent attack on the town of Buenos Ayres led to him being court-martialled and found guilty of concluding a treaty by which he unnecessarily and shamefully surrendered advantages gained at heavy cost. He was sentenced to be cashiered, the sentence to be read out to all regiments. "Whitelocked" became a term for being disgraced.
Published : Samuel Tipper et al, London 1808, Second Issue
£50.00

- War Service Record 1939-1945 the Commercial Bank of Scotland Ltd.

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Some edge foxing but clean internally. No ownership inscription. 75 pages. Gives a bgrief record, with some photographs, of the members of the Bank's staff who served in the Second World War. Compliment slip from the General Manager of the bank loosely inserted.
Published : Privately Published, Edinburgh 1952, First Edition
£25.00

- War Supplement to the Edinburgh Academy Register 1824-1914 ; A Record of Those Who Served in His Majesty's Forces During the War, and of Those Who Have Entered the School Since 1914

Hardback. 4to. A good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. Boards a little marked and with some wear to edges. Some end-paper foxing. No ownership inscription. Pp.xxiii,143. Includes a Roll of Honour, honours awarded etc. Gives a brief desription of the service record of pupils and staff with home addresses.
Published : T & A Constable Ltd. For the Edinburgh Academical Club, Edinburgh 1921, First Edition
£24.00

- War Supplement to the Edinburgh Academy Register 1824-1914 A Record of Those Who Served in His Majesty's Forces During the War and of Those Who Have Entered the School Since 1914

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. No ownership inscription. Foxing largely confined to front end-paper. Pp.xxiii,143. Includes a Roll of Honour, honours awarded etc. Gives a brief description of the service record of pupils and staff with home addresses.
Published : T & A Constable Ltd. For the Edinburgh Academical Club, Edinburgh 1921, First Edition
£32.00

- We Speak from the Air Broadcasts By the R.A.F.

A good copy of this war-time paperback booklet. 72pp. Consists of accounts of their experiences by men of the R.A.F. which had previously been given anonymously on radio.
Published : His Majesty's Stationery Office, London 1942, First Edition
£5.00

- Weapons of War. Gunpowder, Guns, Armour, Projectiles, Torpedoes, Mines, Submarines Etc.

Hardback. 12mo. A very good copy in grey boards lettered in black and decorated on the upper board. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 75 pages + 9 pages of plates at end. Other plates and figures. An interesting look at armaments at the start of the First World War. Reprinted from the Manchester Guardian.
Published : John Heywood, Manchester 1914, First Edition
£40.00

Battle, Captain M.R. (Editor) - The Year of the Tigers: The Second Tour of 5th Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment in South Vietnam 1969-70

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has smallish edge tears. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 208 pages + folding maps at end. Numerous illustrations including colour. Includes a Roll of Honour and Decorations and Awards.
Published : Printcraft Press [for the 5th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment 1970, First Edition
£100.00

Clayton, Major G.J. - The New Zealand Army: A History from the 1840's to the 1990's

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 176 pages. Numerous illustrations. Maps. Chapters on the South African War, both World Wars, the Korean War. Malaya, Vietnam War etc.
Published : Printed for the Public Relations of the New Zealand Army by Wyatt & Wilson Print, Christchurch 1990, First Edition
£15.00

Wallace, R.L. - The Australians at the Boer War

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xv,420. Numerous illustrations. Four maps. An account of the part played by Australians in the Boer War.
Published : Australian War Memorial and Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 1976, First Edition
£34.00

Williamson, H.J. - The Roll of Honour Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force for the Great War 1914-18

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 270 pages. "Lists 8,000 names of officers and men of the R.F.C. and R.A.F. who gave their lives during the Great War of 1914-18. A number of casualties are also listed for the period 1919-21."
Published : The Naval & Military Press Ltd, Dallington, East Sussex 1992, First Edition
£20.00

"A Soldier in France" - Lest Britain Forgets

Nd. c. 1917? A very good copy with some fading and a little surface rubbing to lower board. 36pp. A small book of war poems published in aid of the Harfleur Soldiers' Club.
Published : Jesse W. Ward, Croydon, First Edition
£20.00

"An Officer on the Staff" - Letters from Head-Quarters; or, the Realities of the War in the Crimea

A good copy in decorated red boards which are showing some wear at the edges. Lacks front end-paper. Pp.xii,412. Frontispiece. 3 folding maps. An account of the Crimean War which defends the actions of Lord Raglan.
Published : John Murray, London 1858, Third Edition Condensed
£45.00

"G. S. O." - G. H. Q. (Montreuil-Sur-Mer)

Hardback. A good copy in red cloth. Some fading and marking to spine with a little wear at head of spine. Pp.[xviii],306. 32 illustrations. Folding map at end. The story of life at British General Headquarters, at Montreuil, during the First World War.
Published : Philip Allan, London 1920, First Edition
£30.00

"S.H.S." - Philip Scott Born 13 August 1915; Died 31 May 1942

Hardback. A near very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board and decorated in gilt on the upper board. Boards a little marked. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 50 pages. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. This is a biography of Philip Scott by (I think) his father with extracts from his letters. He died while serving with the KRRC in the North African Campaign.
Published : Printed for Private Circulation at the Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1943, First Edition
£25.00

"The Intelligence Officer" [Lionel James] - On the Heels of De Wet

Hardback. First impression. A very good copy in fawn cloth lettered in black and decorated in black and dark brown. Ownership inscription dated 1902 on front free end-paper. Pp.vii,346 + publisher's catalogue. This is "an account of operations to suppress the Boer invasion of Cape Colony in 1901. The author took part in various drives chiefly in pursuit of the Boer comander De Wet." (Hackett -South African War Books, page 91).
Published : William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London 1902, First Edition
£30.00

[Maxwell, William H.] - The Victories of the British Armies; with Anecdotes Illustrative of Modern Warfare [2 Vols. Complete]

Hardbacks. A very good two volume set in an attractive half-leather binding lettered and decorated in gilt on the spines. Marbled boards, edges and end-papers. No ownership inscription or bookplate. Some foxing to prelims and spotting to frontispieces. Pp.xi,406;x.402. Tissue-guarded frontispiece and three plates in each volume. Mainly Peninsular War and Napoleonic Wars. Photographs available on request.
Published : Richard Bentley, London 1839, First Edition
£125.00

Abadie, Eustace (Edited By S.B. Spies) - A soldier in South Africa: The experiences of Eustace Abadie, 1899 to 1902

Hardback. Large 4to. Standard edition of 850 cloth-bound copies. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 208 pages. Frontispiece and 63 plates. Map. Abadie was a lieutenant with the 9th Lancers and saw a considerable amount of action during the Boer war.
Published : Brenthurst Press, Houghton, South Africa 1989, First Edition
£35.00

Abbott, P. E.; Tamplin, J. M. A. - British Gallantry Awards

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xx,316. Many illustrations of medals and ribbons including 3 colour plates. Greatly expanded from the first edition.
Published : Nimrod Dix & Co, London 1981, Second Edition
£23.00

Adams, W. H. Davenport - England at War: The Story of the Great Campaigns of the British Army Including a Historical Sketch of the Rise and Growth of a Military Establishment in England - Two Volumes

Hardbacks. A good two volume set in red cloth lettered in gilt on the slightly faded spines. Bookplate and small ownership inscription in each volume. Front hinges of volume I and rear hinges of volume II cracked. Vol. I,pp.xi,361,iv. Vol. II,pp.viii,291,iv. The story of the successful campaigns of the British Army written at the height of Empire.
Published : Remington & Co, London 1886, First Edition
£75.00

Adcock Colonel W.H. - Sappers in the Persian Gulf

A good copy in a fair dustwrapper which is chipped and edge worn. Internally very good. Signed by "Bill Adcock". Pp.xv,175. Many illustrations. Foreword by Field Marshall The Lord Wilson of Libya. Deals with the work of army engineers on Persia (now Iran) and Iraq from the electrical and mechanical angle during the Second World War. Rather uncommon.
Published : Thacker & Co., Bombay 1952, First Edition
£45.00

Ahmed Major General Rafiuddin - History of the Baloch Regiment 1820-1939 the Colonial Period

A very good copy in a fair dustwrapper which has a sellotape repair the length of the back cover. Some "bubbling" to the endpapers. Pp.xx,269. 25 maps. 21 illustrations and cover illustrations. The Baloch Regiment was part of the British Indian Army.
Published : The Baloch Regimental Centre, Abbottabad, Pakistan 1998, First Edition
£15.00