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Image for The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

By: Aldrich, Richard J.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press 1993: 1993

Book number: 39992

ISBN: 0195886127

Condition: Near Fine


xxii, 416 pp., illustrated in b/w. Price tags on jacket rear, some light tape marks from the cover on the endpapers View more info

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Napoleon's British Visitors and Captives 1801 - 1815

By: Alger, John Goldworth

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, James Pott and Company 1904: 1904

Edition: First US Edition

Book number: 58419

Condition: Very Good


viii, 342 pp. Blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. A few marks to rear board. Bookplates and ink owner's name to front. Foxing to prelims. Internally clean. View more info

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The Twelve Great Battles of England. Inscribed to the British Rifle Volunteers of 1860

By: Anon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Sampson, Low, Son, & Co. 1861: 1861

Book number: 52379

Condition: Poor


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. View more info

Image for An Accurate and Impartial Narrative of the War, by An Officer of the Guards...containing the Second Edition of a Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793...also a Similar Sketh of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added, a Narrative of the Retreat of 1795...Two volumes bound in one

An Accurate and Impartial Narrative of the War, by An Officer of the Guards...containing the Second Edition of a Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793...also a Similar Sketh of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added, a Narrative of the Retreat of 1795...Two volumes bound in one

By: Anon

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, Cadell and Davies N.d. [1795]: 1795

Book number: 55971

Condition: Fine


Two volumes in one. x, 117, (2), ii, 114 pp. Modern full brown morocco. Raised bands to spine with gilt ruling & lettering. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Atkinsons. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Repair to verso of illustration at p. 37. With two hand-coloured aquatint frontispieces and four further etched plates. With original bookseller's receipt tipped-in to front pastedown with hand-written price of '1/2 Rupee.' ESTC T.125511 suggests [1795]. Boards fresh. Internally in remarkably clean condition. Scarce. View more info

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More Fragments from France. Volume II

By: Bairnsfather, Bruce

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Bystander N.d. [1916]: 1916

Book number: 58742

Condition: Good


44 pp. Original wrappers with pictorial onlay to front cover. Slight wear to covers. Endpaper adverts. Illustrations throughout by Bruce Bairnsfather. View more info

Image for Fragments from France. Volume IV

Fragments from France. Volume IV

By: Bairnsfather, Bruce

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Bystander N.d. [c. 1917]: 1917

Book number: 58743

Condition: Very Good


36 pp. Original wrappers with pictorial onlay to front cover. Endpaper adverts. Illustrations throughout by Bruce Bairnsfather. View more info

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Fragments from France. Volume V

By: Bairnsfather, Bruce

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Bystander N.d. [c. 1917]: 1917

Book number: 58744

Condition: Very Good


32 pp. Original pictorial wrappers. Clean copy. Endpaper adverts. Illustrations throughout by Bruce Bairnsfather. View more info

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Forgotten Lunatics of the Great War

By: Barham, Peter

Price: £18.00

Publisher: U. K., Yale University Press 2004: 2004

Book number: 58985

ISBN: 0300103794

Condition: Very Good


451 pp, illustrated in black and white. View more info

Image for L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870

L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870

By: Bazaine, Le Marechal

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Paris, Henri Plon 1872: 1872

Book number: 52708

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

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Near East

By: Beaton, Cecil

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1943: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 60080

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint published Summer, 1943. vii, 150 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust wrapper. Minor wear to jacket. Early ink inscription to front endpaper. Internally clean. B&w photographic illustrations. View more info

Image for From the Beaches to the Baltic : The Story of "G" Company 8th Battalion the Rifle Brigade During the Campaign in North-West Europe

From the Beaches to the Baltic : The Story of "G" Company 8th Battalion the Rifle Brigade During the Campaign in North-West Europe

By: Bell, Noel

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Gale & Polden Ltd. 1947: 1947

Book number: 59531

Condition: Very Good


123 pp. Original paperback with silver lettering to front cover. Covers slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. Folding map at rear. Copac records just Cambridge with a further 4 copies in the US on OCLC. View more info

Image for Over There : War Scenes on the Western Front

Over There : War Scenes on the Western Front

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1915: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55868

Condition: Good


192 pp. Publisher's blue paper-covered boards. Slight wear to spine ends & extremities. Slight foxing to prelims. No ownership names. Binding firm. In Good to Very Good condition. View more info

Image for Cahiers de Sainte-Helene : Journal 1816-1817. Journal 1818-1819. Journal Janvier 1821-Mai 1821. In three volumes

Cahiers de Sainte-Helene : Journal 1816-1817. Journal 1818-1819. Journal Janvier 1821-Mai 1821. In three volumes

By: Bertrand, General and edited by Paul Fleuriot de Langle

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Sulliver / Albin Michel 1949 / 1951 / 1959: 1949

Book number: 58075

Condition: Very Good


In 3 volumes. 367; 516; 264 pp. Uniformly bound in recent blue cloth with gilt lettering to spines. New endpapers. With the bookplate of noted Tudor & Stuart historian Roger Lockyer to the front endpapers. Leaves age-darkened. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. View more info

Image for The Life and Campaigns of Field-Marshal Prince Blucher, of Wahlstatt : From the Period of his Birth and First Appointment in the Prussian Service, Down to his Second Entry into Paris, in 1815...

The Life and Campaigns of Field-Marshal Prince Blucher, of Wahlstatt : From the Period of his Birth and First Appointment in the Prussian Service, Down to his Second Entry into Paris, in 1815...

By: Blucher of Wahlstatt, Field Marshal Prince

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones 1815: 1815

Book number: 55893

Condition: Very Good


xiv, (x), 429, (16) pp. Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards. Gilt decoration & lettering to spine. Spine slightly creased and gilt dulled. Scattered light foxing. Frontis portrait. Five plates with two battleplans each. One full-page plate of Waterloo. Folding map of Germany. All with hand-colouring. Binding firm. View more info

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With Our Army in Palestine

By: Bluett, Antony

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Andrew Melrose Ltd. 1919: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56082

Condition: Very Good


xi, 288 pp. Publisher's cloth with lettering in black to front board & gilt lettering to spine. Spine darkened. Internally clean. Photographic illustrations. Plates complete. View more info

Image for Walking the Plank. Original World War One Christmas Card

Walking the Plank. Original World War One Christmas Card

By: Breffit, G. V.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Paris, Devambez, Graveur 1917 / 1918: 1917

Book number: 58830

Condition: Good


Folding card. Measures 11.5cm x 15.5cm. Slightly edgeworn. Colour cover illustration by World War One war artist G. V. Breffit. Shows soldier in gas mask with shells exploding around him as he 'walks the plank.' Christmas card printed in France and with almanack calendar for the year 1918 inside. View more info

Image for Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta...

Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta...

By: British Army

Price: £30.00

Publisher: N.p., British Army Newspaper Unit, CMF N.d. [1945]: 1945

Book number: 54911

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Image for Bonaparte in Egypt : And the Egyptians of To-day

Bonaparte in Egypt : And the Egyptians of To-day

By: Browne, Haji A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin 1907: 1907

Book number: 58420

Condition: Good


410, 6 pp. Original decorated cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. Spine panel chipped & darkened. Bookplate to front endpaper. Spotting to prelims. Frontis photo portrait. Binding firm. View more info

Image for The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson

The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson

By: Bullocke, J. G. (eds)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Navy Records Society 1935: 1935

Book number: 35637

Condition: Very Good


400 pp, Blue cloth spine with gilt stamped white cloth boards. Binding very slightly discoloured, good and clean internally View more info

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Radar Observer's Handbook

By: Burger, W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 41198

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info