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Aitken, Leslie
Massacre on the Road to Dunkirk
Northamptonshire, Patrick Stephens 1988 2nd edit.
£12.50
Black cloth cover. VG+ / VG+
629
Anglesey, The Marquess of F.S.A.
A History of the British Cavalry 1816- 1919 Volume 5 : 1914- 1919
London, Leo Cooper 1994 1st edition
£40.00
Hardback. Bright red cloth covers with titles and decoration in gilt on spine. No inscription or name. Exceptionally clean and tight. Maps on endpapers. There are 27 maps, 47 photographs and 11 other black and white text illustrations. Attractive colour pictorial dustwrapper which has been price-clipped. Fine / VG+
5019
Anglesey, The Marquess of F.S.A.
A History of the British Cavalry 1816-1919 Volume 2: 1851-1871
London, Leo Cooper 1989
£40.00
Hardback. Bright red cloth covers with titles and decoration in gilt on spine. Attractive small cream and brown bookmark on the inside of front cover. Very clean and tight. There are 15 maps, 45 photographs and 17 other black and white text illustrations throughout book. Attractive colour pictorial dustwrapper. VG+ / VG+
5016
Anglesey, The Marquess of F.S.A.
A History of the British Cavalry 1816-1919 Volume 1: 1816-1850
London, Leo Cooper / Secker & Warburg 1983
£40.00
Hardback. Dark red cloth covers with titles and decoration in gilt on spine. Small,attractive cream and brown bookmark on the inside of front cover. Very clean and tight. There are 17 maps, 34 photographs and numerous black and white illustrations throughout book. Attractive colour pictorial dustwrapper, not price-clipped. VG+ / VG+
5015
Anglesey, The Marquess of F.S.A.
A History of the British Cavalry 1816-1919 Volume 4 : 1899-1913
London, Leo Cooper / Secker & Warburg 1986 1st edition
£40.00
Hardback. Maroon cloth covers with titles in gilt on spine. Attractive small cream and brown bookplate on the inside of front cover. Very clean and tight. Maps on endpapers. There are 10 maps, 62 photographs and 16 other black and white text illustrations. Attractive colour pictorial dustwrapper, very slightly creases at top of spine. Not price-clipped. Fine / VG+
5018
Barr Dr Niall, Hart Dr Russell.
Panzar, The Illustrated History of The German Armour in WW11.
London, Aurum Press, 1999.
£12.00
Hard back complete with d/w, pictorial glazed boards, 290mm x 220mm, 176 pages, includes over 200 previously unpublished photographs, VG+/VG.
1945
Bartimeus
The Turn of the Road
London, Chatto and Windus 1946
£11.00
Blue cloth cover, quite grubby and corners sl. bumped. Small book 8"x5". Very clean internally. The story of the part played by the Royal Navy in the landings in Algeria and French Morocco of combined British and U. S. forces on 8th Nov.1942 and the final destruction of the Axis forces in North Africa. Three folding maps and five diagrams. VG
620
Blunt, Wilfred
Desert Hawk
London, Methuen 1st 1947
£17.50
Beige cloth cover, clean and tight. Very sl. rubbing down spine. Small mark inside front cover where label has been removed. 16 gravure plates and a map. Endpapers dec. with maps. VG
954
Brereton, J.M.
A HISTORY of the 4th / 7th ROYAL DRAGOON GUARDS and their predecessors 1685 - 1980
Catterick, Published by the Regiment 1982 1st edition
£35.00
Heavy hardback ( 7 1/2" x 10" ). No d/w. Dark red cloth covers with silver star emblem on front cover and titles in silver on spine. Small neat bookplate (sailing ship) on inside of front cover. Very slight rubbing to ends of spine and corners. Very clean and tight. 494 pages.There are 94 illustrations, many in colour and maps and diagrams in the text. A Very Good copy.
5357
Chant Christopher.
Handbook of British Regiments.
London, Routledge, 1988.
£13.00
Hard back c/w dw, blue cloth boards, 240 x 160 mm, 313 pages, a very clean copy in a torn and repaired dw, VG+/G.
1774
Cooper Bryan
THE TENTH ( IRISH ) DIVISION IN GALLIPOLI
Dublin, Irish Academic Press 1993
£18.00
Softback with stiff covers. Green pictorial card covers. 155 pages. No inscription or name. Exceptionally bright, clean and tight. Has lists of Officers Killed, Wounded and Missing, Men Mentioned in Despatches and Men Awarded Honours. A nice copy. VG+
6754
Cooper Leonard.
British Regular Cavalry 1644-1914.
London, Chapman & Hall, 1965.
£14.00
Hard back, no dw, red cloth boards, newspaper cutting affixed to rear end paper, a VG clean copy,
1773
David Daniel.
The Great Military Campaigns Of History, The 1914 Campaign, August- October, 1914.
Tunbridge, Spellmount, 1987.
£10.00
Hard back complete with d/w, blue cloth boards, 280mm x 220mm, 183 pages, VG/VG.
1943
Dietz, Peter
THE BRITISH IN THE MEDITERRANEAN
London, Brassey's 1994 1st edition
£17.50
Hardback (6" x 9" ). Dark blue cloth covers with titles in gilt on spine. Tiny initials at top of inside cover. Exceptionally clean and tight (as new). 228 pages.There are 24 black and white illustrations and 4 maps. Attractive white pictorial dustwrapper. Fine / Fine
5361
Edwards, Jack
Banzai You Bastards!
Hong Kong, Corporate Communications no date ( inscription 1990 )
£40.00
Hardback. Black cloth covers with titles in red on spine. Exceptionally clean and tight. Numerous b/w photographs. Some loose newspaper cuttings. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ALSO IN CHINESE. Bright, clean pictorial d/w with a tiny repair at btm.of rear cover. VG+ / VG
4210
Eisenschiml, Otto & Newman, Ralph
The Civil War An American Iliad as Told by Those Who Lived It
New York, Konecy & Konecky no date '90's
£15.00
Heavy hardback. Black cloth covers with gilt titles on spine. Very clean and tight. No inscription. 43 maps. Attractive, clean pictorial d/w. A nice copy. VG+ / VG+
3594
Ellis, John
The Sharp End of War - The Fighting Man in World War 2
London, David and Charles 1980 1st
£14.00
Olive green cloth cover. Very sl. rubbing on edges of d/w and spine faded. VG / VG
630
Faber Harold Editor
Luftwaffe An Analysis by Former Luftwaffe Generals
London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1979.
£11.00
Black cloth boards, dw, VG/VG.
1671
Ferguson, Niall
The Pity Of War
London, Allen Lane 1998 1st edition
£17.50
Heavy hardback. Black cloth covers with gilt titles on spine. Exceptionally clean and tight. No inscription. Numerous b/w illustrations, including photographs, tables and diagrams. Superb black and red pictorial d/w with red poppies with soldiers in the centre. A VG+ copy in a VG+ d/w
3595
French, Lieut-Colonel The Hon. E.G.
Good-Bye To Boot And Saddle or The Tragic Passing of British Cavalry
London, Hutchinson 1951 1st edition
£17.00
Hardback ( 6" x 9" ). Dark red buckram covers. Ends of spine and corners slightly rubbed and titles faded on spine. No inscription or name. Very clean and tight. Numerous illustrations, including a small map and a folding map and Reproductions of Water Colours and Sketches by The Earl Of Ypres and a lovely colour frontispiece of The Earl of Ypres. A Very Good copy.
5060
Total books: 1020    Last update: 06/11/2016