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Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.vii,26. Frontispiece and one other full page illustration. Gives rank, unit, subject of study or degree etc.
Published : University Court, University of Glasgow 1952, First Edition
A good copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in silver. Gift inscription dated 1917 on front end-paper. 84pp. 4 folding maps. Loosely inserted is a 4pp pamphlet comprising a speech by the author entitled "The 60th Americans now the King's Royal Rifle Corps and its connection with the United States of America". Also loosely inserted is a 1page leaflet about the book headed "Notice to the General Public".
Published : Warren & Son, Winchester 1917, Second Edition
A very good copy in dark greyish blue cloth. Pp.vi,74. Illustrated. Includes chapters on each of the World Wars with short Rolls of Honour for each.
Published : Published for the Regiment, Chatham 1962, First Edition
Nd. c. 1935. A good copy in rather soiled boards. Some foxing mainly to page ends. 223pp. 26 illustrations. The biography of a First World War flying ace.
Published : John Hamilton Ltd., London, First Edition
Hardb ack. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. In a good dustwrapper with edge tears and smallish chips. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xiii,207. Frontispiece and 13 illustrations. Covers work transporting the wounded, in hospitals, with prisoners of war etc.
Published : Jackson Son & Company, Glasgow 1952, First Edition
Hardback. A near fine copy in a fine dustwrapper which is now protected in a removeable sleeve. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Small ownership label on front end-paper. Pp.xiv,257. 63 illustrations.
Published : The Shetland Publishing Company, Lerwick 1988, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on the upper board. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 32 pages. 14 pages of photographs of the fallen, with 121 photographs in total. Gives address, rank, regiment where and when died etc.
Published : Published By the University, St. Andrews 1950, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy decorated on the upper board. In a good dustwrapper which has only minor edge tears/chips. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 216 pages. Illustrations. Maps. A fairly scarce Second World War battalion history. Includes a Roll of Honour, a list of wounded, awards, military glossary and a list of all "Other Ranks" who embarked for North-West Europe in October 1944.
Published : Privately Published, Halle, Germany 1945, First Edition
Hardback. A fair copy externally with the spine cloth soiled and with tears. Internally a good copy with a small repaired tear to the half-title. Pp.xviv,300 + 32pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece and 30 illustrations. 10 maps and plans. The author was Reuter's Special Correpondent to the expeditions. [Photographs available on request].
Published : William Heinemann, London 1898, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a near fine dustwrapper. Some light edge foxing. 171 pages. "An alphabetically compiled record of officers and nursing sisters who died in the service of their country identifying where they died and are commemorated". This is volume III of "The Cross of Sacrifice".
Published : Roberts, Reading 1994, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 165 pages. "An alphabetically compiled record of british officers who died in service of their country identifying where they died and are commemorated". This is volume II of "The Cross of Sacrifice".
Published : Roberts , Reading 1993, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a fine dustwrapper. 321 pages. "An alphabetically compiled record identifying where they died and are commemorated". Includes Commonwealth navies and air forces. This is volume IV of "The Cross of Sacrifice".
Published : Roberts, Reading 1996, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper which has a closed edge tear. 380 pages. "An alphabetically compiled record of British officers who died in service of their country identifying where they died and are commemorated".
Published : Roberts Medals Ltd 1993, First Edition
Hardback. A near very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Would be very good but for not too bad mark on the front board. Ex libris plate of Viscount Bracken of Christchurch (Better known as Brendan Bracken who was Minister of Information in the British Government from 1941 to 1945). 240 pages. Frontispiece and 15 illustrations. 9 maps (including 6 folding). The Hawke Battalion of the Royal Naval Division fought at Gallipoli and on the Western Front.
Published : Ernest Benn, London 1925, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with silver title on spine. Inscribed by Johnnie Johnson on title page. Many black and white photographs. 213 pages. Fine dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is protected in a removable cover. Johnnie Johnson became the Allies' most successful fighter leader on the Western Front destroying 38 enemy aircraft while commanding the brilliant Canadian Spitfire formations. Laddie Lucas commanded the top scoring fighter squadron in the critical air battle for Malta in the spring and summer of 1942.
Published : Stanley Paul, London 1990, First Edition
Hardback. A good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Spine darkened. Some ink marking to upper board. Bookplate of Artillery Sergeants' Library but no other markings. Pp.vi,,191. Six pages of diagrams at end with a reference table to them. A scarce work on the strategy of military attacks (and defending against them) at night.
Published : William Clowes & Sons, London 1886, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xvi,308. Two illustrations. 13 maps including 4 folding. This is the story of the 26th Cameronian Regiment and the 90th Light Infantry which were amalgamated in 1881 to form the Cameronians (Scotish Rifles).
Published : Gale & Polden, Aldershot 1957, First Edition
A very good copy in yellow cloth lettered in black. Pp.xvi,325. 81 plates. First published in 1933 this is a serious study of tank warfare concentrating on British, French and German tank combat history.
Published : WE Inc., Old Greenwich, Conn. 1969, Reprint
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 160 pages. Numerous illustrations. The full story of a remarkable aeroplane.
Published : Crowood Press 1998, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.iv,,628. This is the Orders of Battle of the UK and Colonial formations and units throughout the Second World War prepared for the Historical Section of the Cabinet Office and first published in 1960 by HMSO. This edition reproduces the original text complete and unabridged, with a new Introduction. (Please note this very heavy book will require extra postage).
Published : The London Stamp Exchange 1990, Reprint
Hardback. A very good copy in brown cloth lettered in gilt on spine and decorated in gilt on front board. In a dustwrapper which has minor chipping and tears and fairly considerable rubbing to the spine with a lesser amount to the front panel. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xiv,[ii],152 + frontispiece and 52 pages of illustrations. 4 maps at end. Other illustrations and maps in text. Appendices include a Roll of Officers with casualties and awards. Includes the Zulu Rebellion of 1906, the First World War, particularly in South-West Africa and the Rand Revolt of 1922.
Published : Hortors Ltd., Johannesburg 1933, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 255 pages. Numerous illustrations, some in colour. This is a study of the injuries and fatalities caused by musket-balls, sabres and other weapons of the early nineteenth-century, and their treatment by the military surgeons of the day. The author was Professor of Anatomy at Edinburgh University.
Published : Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2003, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in silver. A lovely clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.x,227. Illustrations. Tables. The author was Professor of Anatomy at Edinburgh University. This must be the definitive book on the subject.
Published : Greenwood Press 2001, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 361 pages. 10 illustrations. "This Regius Chair was the only one of its type in Britain for almost 50 years and was established during the Peninsular War."
Published : Editions Rodopi B.V., Amsterdam 2003, First Edition
Hardbacks. A good set overall. Blindstamped red cloth bindings lettered in gilt. Each volume has some tears in the cloth at join of spine and upper board. In volumes I and III the tears are fairly minor. In volume II there is a three inch long tear. Internally each volume is very good with no ownership inscription and little foxing. Vol. I is ninth edition, 1880. Vol. II is fifth edition, 1888. Vol. III is fourth edition, 1880. Pp.xiv,,656; xvi,,692; xvi,702. Five folding maps/plans. Photographs available on request. [ Please note this is a heavy set which will require extra postage].
Published : W.H. Allen & Co, London,
Hardback. A very good copy in dark grey cloth lettered in gilt. Lacks dustwrapper. No ownership inscription. Pp.ix,,311. An examination of the various ways in which people became Resisters in Vichy France.
Published : Oxford University Press 1978, First Edition
4to. A very good copy. Pp.xv,124. A memoir of a Scottish Jacobite who saw action in the 1715 rising and subsequently in the service of Peter the Great of Russia.
Published : Spalding Club, Edinburgh 1843, First Edition
Hardback. A near very good copy in dark green cloth lettered and decorated in silver. No ownership inscription and not foxed. Pp.xi,109. 6 colour plates. 4 black and white illustrations. Includes a Roll of Officers from 1758 to 1908.
Published : Gale & Polden, Aldershot 1930, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in dark green cloth lettered and decorated in silver. Marbled end-papers. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.xi,109. 6 coloured plates. 4 black and white plates. Includes a Roll of Officers from 1758 to 1908.
Published : Gale & Polden, Aldershot 1930, First Edition
A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with two smallish chips. Bookplate. 310pp. Illustrated. This is a study of German air power between 1915 and 1945.
Published : Frederick Muller, London 1967, First Edition
Softback. A very good copy with black and white photographs on front and rear covers. No inscriptions. Many black and white photographs. 192 pages. "No other area of Britain, far less Scotland, is better suited to tell the story of the Second World War. Many areas have a mining tradition. Many coastal communities have docks. Many areas can boast a rural and urban mix, and many areas welcomed different nationalities during the war years. But Levenmouth combined them all - like no other."
Published : Windfall Books 2005, First Edition
Hardback. A good copy in the original pebbled cloth which shows some fading to the spine. A little wear at top of spine. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xlvii,531. One illustration. The text of this volume is stated to be the same as that of the first volume of the author's "Invasion of the Crimea."
Published : William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London 1874, Fifth Edition
4to. Softback. A very good copy. 72pp. Profusely illustrated including colour. Gives physical details and scale drawings of the aircraft.
Published : Arms & Armour Press, London 1983, First Edition
Hardbacks. Both volumes very good in very good dustwrappers which are complete and untorn. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.320; 223. Includes the maps and appendices from the first edition together with new illustrations. Kipling's son John was killed while serving with the Irish Guards.
Published : Spellmount, Staplehurst, Kent 1997,
Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which shows some edge wear and tear. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription and not foxed. 64 pages. Contains many cartoons, both British and Russian, about Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812 and the German invasion of 1942. Introduction by Ivan Maisky, the U.S.S.R.'s wartime Ambassador to Britain.
Published : George G Harrap & Co. Ltd., London 1942, First Edition
A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 340pp. Illustrated. A serious study with reference notes and sources and a bibliography.
Published : Macdonald & Janes, London 1975, First Edition
Softback. Nd. c.1992. A good copy. Crease to rear cover. 200 pages. Illustrated. Includes the official British report of 1945 together with comments by British officers who took part in the Resistance. Separate Forewords by Patrick Leigh Fermor and Ralph H. Stockbridge.
Published : Graphotechniki Kritis, Rethymnon, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which shows a little edge wear. Pp.xxx,285. The author was Polish Ambassador to the USSR in 1941 and 1942. The book consists of Reports of his conversations with various members of the Soviet Government including Stalin together with extracts of his Reports to General Sikorski and other members of the Polish Government in London.
Published : Oxford University Press 1963, First Edition
Hardback. Small 4to. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. Pp.xviii,564. More than 170 illustrations including 74 in colour.. Maps and plans. The definitive history of Napoleon's Imperial Guard.
Published : Greenhill Books, London 1997,
A very good copy in a rather worn, price-clipped but otherwise complete dustwrapper. Prize label on front end-paper. Previous owner's blind-stamp on half-title and title pages. Pp.xiii, 191. Illustrated.
Published : Cassell, London 1963, First Edition
Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth clearly lettered in gilt on the rather faded spine. Still in the original glassine wrapper which is a bit chipped and torn. Card pasted to front fixed end-paper states "With the Compliments of the Secretary the Institution of Royal Engineers". Ownership inscription of Lt. Col. R. C. F. Bettison. 134 pages. Coloured frontispiece and numerous black and white illustrations.
Published : The Institution of Royal Engineers, Chatham 1963, First Edition
Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 311 pages. Approx. 200 illustrations with many in colour. Maps. Gives a brief account of the Second World War in Malaya and Singapore; an account of the war cemeteries; details of a return journey made to the former battle sites and prisoner of war camps etc. Includes "a complete roll of honour in which all who were killed in action or subsequently died in the Japanese prisoner of war camps are listed individually under their respective Regiments/Squadrons or ship."
Published : A. Lane Publications 1993, First Edition
Hardback. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. Pp.xxi,ix,315. Maps. Genealogy. Coloured illustrations. "An intimate account of the life of one of the British Army's most talented and courageous leaders".
Published : Spellmount 1997,
Hardback. A very good copy in a dark blue leather binding lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. All edges gilt. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Foreword by Viscount Milner. Lists all members of the Company who served in the War with their rank, regiment etc followed by a page given to each of those who died or who were awarded distinctions with their photograph and biographical details. 335 members of the Company served in the war of whom 61 were killed and 12 taken prisoner.
Published : Privately Published 1919, First Edition
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