Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
Gift Card - a sort of online book token
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Browse By Category
Christmas Presents
Illustrated
Fine Bindings
Leather Bound Sets
Modern First Editions
RECENT ACQUISITIONS

Here are some more Catalogues - View Them Here
 
 
 
 

Military

Military

Click on Title to view full description

 
The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942, Aldrich, Richard J.
1 Aldrich, Richard J. The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942
Oxford Oxford University Press 1993 1993 0195886127 / 9780195886122 Hardcover Near Fine 8vo. 
xxii, 416 pp., illustrated in b/w. Price tags on jacket rear, some light tape marks from the cover on the endpapers 
Price: 80.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Twelve Great Battles of England. Inscribed to the British Rifle Volunteers of 1860, Anon
2 Anon The Twelve Great Battles of England. Inscribed to the British Rifle Volunteers of 1860
London Sampson, Low, Son, & Co. 1861 1861 Full Morocco - Prize Binding Poor 8vo. 
xiii, 223 pp. Tan full morocco with gilt school device to front board. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Slight wear to spine ends and extremites. All edges marbled. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. Folding frontis map of the Battle of Waterloo. Scattered foxing. Front board detached,. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Diary of a War Artist, Ardizzone, Edward
3 Ardizzone, Edward Diary of a War Artist
London The Bodley Head 1974 1974 0370104986 / 9780370104980 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Tall 8vo. 
ix, 214 pp. Publisher's full cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj edgeworn. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Numerous full-page and in-text illustrations by author and artist Edward Ardizzone. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Speeches of Adolf Hitler. April 1922- August 1939: An English Translation of Representative Passages Arranged Under Subjects and Edited by Norman H. Baynes - 2 volumes, Baynes, Norman H. (Editor) ; Hitler, Adolf
4 Baynes, Norman H. (Editor) ; Hitler, Adolf The Speeches of Adolf Hitler. April 1922- August 1939: An English Translation of Representative Passages Arranged Under Subjects and Edited by Norman H. Baynes - 2 volumes
London Oxford University Press 1942 1942 Hardback Very Good 8vo. 
2 volumes. volume 1. xii, 987; volume 2 988 to 1980 pp. Hardbacks with gilt lettering to spines. Published during war-time and issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs. Internally clean. Scarce. Very Good condition with just a few marks and dents to the cloth. 
Price: 400.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870, Bazaine, Le Marechal
5 Bazaine, Le Marechal L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870
Paris Henri Plon 1872 1872 Limp Boards Very Good 8vo. 
305 pp. Limp maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. Ex-institutional library with usual stamps and markings. Spine slightly faded. A few pencil notations. With eight maps (lacks 3 maps). Chronicles the early months of the Franco-Prussian War. Text in French language. VG 
Price: 40.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta..., British Army
6 British Army Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta...
N.p. British Army Newspaper Unit, CMF N.d. [1945] 1945 Wraps Good Oblong 8vo. 
71 pp. Original pictorial paper wrappers. Covers edgeworn and leaves age-darkened. Cartoons throughout by 'Jon.' Published at the end of the war when British soldiers in Italy were awaiting demobilisation. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson, Bullocke, J. G. (eds)
7 Bullocke, J. G. (eds) The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson
London The Navy Records Society 1935 1935 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
400 pp, Blue cloth spine with gilt stamped white cloth boards. Binding very slightly discoloured, good and clean internally 
Price: 25.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Radar Observer's Handbook, Burger, W.
8 Burger, W. Radar Observer's Handbook
Glasgow Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961 1961 Second Edition Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
vii, 221 pp., illustrated with some in text b/w drawings. TEG. Very attractive black Sangorski and Sutcliffe half calf binding with gilt panels on spine and gilt emblem embossed on front board. Some faint watermarks to binding, and minor rubbing to edges. Spine just a little faded. Contents very good and clean. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lee, Grant and Sherman a Study in Leadership in the 1864-65 Campaign, Burne, Lieut. Colonel Alfred H.
9 Burne, Lieut. Colonel Alfred H. Lee, Grant and Sherman a Study in Leadership in the 1864-65 Campaign
U S A Gale & Polden Ltd 1938 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 8vo. 
216 pp, illustrated with maps in text and fold out in rear pocket, H.M.Forces stamps on f.e.p. some small tears to dustwrapper. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Historical Record of the Seventeenth or the Leicestershire Regiment of Foot; Containing an Account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1688.....(Historical Records of the British Army, Comprising the History of Every Regiment in Her Majesty's Service), Cannon, Richard
10 Cannon, Richard Historical Record of the Seventeenth or the Leicestershire Regiment of Foot; Containing an Account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1688.....(Historical Records of the British Army, Comprising the History of Every Regiment in Her Majesty's Service)
London Parker Furnivall and Parker 1848 1848 Gilt Lettered Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
56 pp., illustrated with two colour plates. In its original red cloth binding. scuffing and small portions of loss to upper extremity of rear board, slight marks to boards, spine faded. Internally very good and clean 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Narrative of The Late War in New Zealand [Taranaki War], Carey, Lieutenant-Colonel
11 Carey, Lieutenant-Colonel Narrative of The Late War in New Zealand [Taranaki War]
London Richard Bentley 1863 1863 Gilt Decorated Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
v, 199 pp. Original publisher's blind-stamped and gilt-decorated purple cloth. Spine faded with slight wear to spine ends. All edges gilt. Front inner hinge split. Slight foxing. Colour frontis. Internally clean. Relates the history of the Taranaki War. Uncommon. Copac records just five holdings: BL; BM; OU; NLS and Cambs. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Horses, Saddles and Bridles, Carter, William H.
12 Carter, William H. Horses, Saddles and Bridles
Leavenworth, Kansas Ketcheson & Reeves 1895 1895 Cloth Fair 8vo. 
368 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt letterng. Spine ends chipped and worn. Boards rubbed and marked. Inner joints split. Endpapers and edges darkened. Written by Captain William H. Carter, Sixth Cavalry, US Army, at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Photographs and illustrations. Military and cavalry horses. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The World Crisis 5 Volumes - Vol I: 1911 - 1914; Vol.II: 1915 ; Vol. III: 1916 - 1918 ; Vol. IV: The Aftermath ; Vol. V: The Eastern Front. Five volumes in slipcase, CHURCHILL Winston S.
13 CHURCHILL Winston S. The World Crisis 5 Volumes - Vol I: 1911 - 1914; Vol.II: 1915 ; Vol. III: 1916 - 1918 ; Vol. IV: The Aftermath ; Vol. V: The Eastern Front. Five volumes in slipcase
London Folio Society 2007 2007 Cloth Near Fine Large 8vo. 
5 volumes. Vol I: 1911 - 1914; Vol.II: 1915 ; Vol. III: 1916 - 1918 ; Vol. IV: The Aftermath ; Vol. V: The Eastern Front. Publisher's pictorial cloth in original slipcase. Slipcase split along one edge. Books in Fine unused condition. No ownership names. B&w illustrations. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
My Visit to Russia, Churchill, Clementine
14 Churchill, Clementine My Visit to Russia
London Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. N.d. [1945] 1945 Wraps Near Fine 16mo. Pamphlet 
59 pp. Original printed paper wraps. Sole edition. Frontis photo of Mrs. Churchill on a visit to the Leningrad Orthopaedic Clinic for Children. Scarce. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Step By Step 1936 - 1939, CHURCHILL, The Rt. Hon. Winston S.
15 CHURCHILL, The Rt. Hon. Winston S. Step By Step 1936 - 1939
London Thornton Butterworth, Limited 1939 1939 First Edition Full Morocco Near Fine 8vo. 
366 pp., folding map at the rear. Bound in a recent full green morocco, with raised bands, top edge gilt, and gilt lines. A little marking to the fore-edge. 
Price: 325.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The World Crisis 1911-1918 Abridged and Revised, CHURCHILL, The Rt. Hon. Winston S.
16 CHURCHILL, The Rt. Hon. Winston S. The World Crisis 1911-1918 Abridged and Revised
London Thornton Butterworth 1931 1931 First Abridged Edition Hard Cover Very Good 8vo. 
831 pp, fading to spine and tear to the top of the spine. Some foxing to pages the first abridged edition 
Price: 95.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The River War, an Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan [Sudan], Churchill, Winston S.
17 Churchill, Winston S. The River War, an Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan [Sudan]
London Eyre and Spottiswoode 1933 1933 First Cheap Edition Half Morocco Very Good 8vo. 
382 pp, 22 maps and plans, slightly foxed at prelims. Recently bound in half red morocco with marbled boards and top edge gilt and gilt lettering. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The World Crisis 1915, Churchill, Winston S.
18 Churchill, Winston S. The World Crisis 1915
London Thornton Butterworth Limited 1927 1927 Second Edition Half Morocco Very Good 8vo. 
Second edition, second impression. 563 pp. Blue half morocco over blue cloth. Five raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Spine uniformly faded. Slight spotting & darkening to cloth. Armorial bookplate to verso of ffep. Early ink inscription to blank. Maps. A solid VG copy. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The World Crisis 1916-1918. In two volumes., Churchill, Winston S.
19 Churchill, Winston S. The World Crisis 1916-1918. In two volumes.
London Thornton Butterworth Limited 1927 1927 Fourth Impression Half Morocco Very Good 8vo. 
292; ix, 293-589 pp. Blue half morocco over blue cloth. Five raised bands to spines with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Spotting to cloth of both volumes. Spines uniformly faded. Armorial bookplate to verso of ffeps. Early ink inscription to blanks. Maps, charts. A VG pair. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The World Crisis : The World Crisis 1911-1918 [2 volumes]. The Aftermath. The Eastern Front. In four volumes, Churchill, Winston S.
20 Churchill, Winston S. The World Crisis : The World Crisis 1911-1918 [2 volumes]. The Aftermath. The Eastern Front. In four volumes
London Odhams Press Limited [and] Thornton Butterworth Limited 1929 / 1931 / 1939 1929 Full Morocco Fine 8vo. 
In 4 volumes. The first two volumes are an Odhams Press reprint edition of 1939. 'The Aftermath' is a second impression (same month as the first). 'The Eastern Front' is a first edition. Uniformly bound in full brown morocco. Raised bands to spines with decorative gilt panels and gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Gilt turn-ins and marbled endpapers. Ribbon markers. Maps, some folding. Illustrations. Foxing, mostly to prelims, of 'The Eastern Front.' Other volumes very clean. No ownership marks. A handsome set in Fine condition. 
Price: 1250.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to stephen@fosterbooks.co.uk
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie