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Image for Auto Cannoni, Autoblinde e Veicoli Speciali Del Regio Esercito Italiano Nella Prima Guerra Mondiale. Tratto Da Manuali Originali Dell'epoca (

Auto Cannoni, Autoblinde e Veicoli Speciali Del Regio Esercito Italiano Nella Prima Guerra Mondiale. Tratto Da Manuali Originali Dell'epoca (

By: Benussi, Giulio

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Italy, Intergest: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021488


48pp, 26 black and white photographs and drawings, technical data. Italian text only. Landscape format softback, light reading wear, slight fading to spine and adjacent edges, overall a VG copy, Autocannons, Armoured Cars and Special Vehicles of the Royal Italian Army in the First World War. Taken from original manuals of the time. View more info

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Pollard's History of Firearms

By: Blair, Claude (Editor)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Middlesex, Country Life Books: 1983

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 020718


559pp, index, bibliography, 2 appendices, glossary, 700 illustrations including photographs (some in colour) and drawings. Brown boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in a near VG (colour fading to spine) dustwrapper. A collection of 21 essays, based on but wholly revised and enlarged, from the classic work by Major HBC Pollard. View more info

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'Q' Ships and Their Story

By: Chatterton, E. Keble

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1972

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018319


xii + 276pp, index, 45 illustrations, 16 diagrams etc., in text. Red boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. 1st Conway edition, originally published in 1922. A super copy. Q ship operations in WW1 against the German U-boat threat. View more info

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The Sea and the Sand: The Story of H.M.S. Tara and the Western Desert Force

By: Davies, William

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Caernarvon, Gwynedd Archives and Museums Service: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018670


46pp, appendix, references, maps, plan, black and white photographs. Large softback, small area of surface loss to fron t cover (most of the word 'The' is missing), short edge tear to top, a few marks, contents are clean, tight and VG. Overall a Good working copy only. The story of the Western Desert Campaign in late 1915 and early 1916 featuring 2 former L.N.W.R. ships requisitioned by the Admiralty, HMS Tara and HMS Scotia. View more info

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Blighty: British Society in the Era of the Great War

By: DeGroot, Gerard J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Essex, Longman: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020287


xiii + 357pp, index, bibliography, not illustrated. Softback, corner creasing to upper front corner otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Canadian Militia List, 1917

By: Department of Militia and Defence

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Militia and Defence: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019176


799pp + a/b pages + ccxvii index at rear. Original publication has been recently rebound into brown cloth, flat gilt spine bands, label to same, new endpapers. Owner's label to front pastedown. Binding is VG. Contents are tidy and very tight, heavy (old) staining to first 25 pages or so, less intrusive thereafter, but all text legible, and the staining itself has aged with the contents. The final page (of the index) and been repaired and affixed to an inner endpaper with... View more info

Image for Leaving All That Was Dear: Cheltenham and the Great War 1914 - 1918, with Detailed Biographies of the Fallen

Leaving All That Was Dear: Cheltenham and the Great War 1914 - 1918, with Detailed Biographies of the Fallen

By: Devereux, Joseph / Sacker, Sacker (Compilers)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Promenade Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 020926


xxxviii + 668pp, bibliography, main and unit indexes, Roll of Honour, 1014 half-tone illustrations, map, silk page marker, 1582 biographical entries. Red boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication to front free endpaper signed and dated by both authors. Invaluable reference for genealogists, military and social historians. The devasting impact of the Great War on an English town are brought home by this colossal work. Scarce. Very he... View more info

Image for The German A7V Tank and the Captured British Mark IV Tanks of World War 1 (One, I) (F788)

The German A7V Tank and the Captured British Mark IV Tanks of World War 1 (One, I) (F788)

By: Hundleby, Maxwell / Strasheim, Rainer

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Yeovi, Haynes / Foulis: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021491


240pp, index, 6 appendices, source notes, over 250 photographs and drawings, colour cutaway by John Batchelor. Green boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Excellent reference for the military modeller. View more info

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Before The Echoes Die Away: The Story af a Warwickshire Territorial Gunner Regiment 1892 - 1969

By: James, N. D. G. / Foreword By The Master Gunner, St. James's Park, General Sir Harry Tuzo, G.C.B., O.B.E., M.C., A.D.C.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: The 268th Officers Reunion Association: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021825


xii + 194pp, index, 11 appendices, 6 maps, illustrations. Blue boards, light wear, a VG copy in (slight edge creasing) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for First Lines: The Gripping Letters, Stories and First-hand Accounts of Four Staffordshire Regiment Men Serving in the Trenches of WW1

First Lines: The Gripping Letters, Stories and First-hand Accounts of Four Staffordshire Regiment Men Serving in the Trenches of WW1

By: Knibb, Joss Musgrove

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Gazelle Press Limited: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021288


107pp, illustrations and photographs, some in colour.Softback, an excellent clean tight copy. This book contains the letters of:- Sergeant Sydney Norton of Tamworth; Sergeant James Stevenson of Stoke-on-Trent; An Account by Captain Reginald Armes of the 1914 Christmas Truce; The First-hand Account of Second-Lieutenant Alfred Bull of Lichfield. View more info

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Forgotten General: Life of Andrew Thorne

By: Lindsay, Donald

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, Michael Russell Publishing Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021888


viii + 223pp, index, 8pp plates plus frontispiece. Blue boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

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Armistice 1918

By: Lowry, Bullitt

Price: £8.50

Publisher: USA, Kent State University Press: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021446


xv + 246pp, index, bibliography, notes, 6 maps. Softback, slight creasing to upper front corner otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Known Unto God: In Honour of Newfoundland's Missing During the Great War

Known Unto God: In Honour of Newfoundland's Missing During the Great War

By: Macdonald, Morgan / Gogos, Frank

Price: £40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Breakwater Books Ltd: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 020386


144pp, sources, endnotes, illustrated. Landscape format softback, closed edge tear/creasing to top corner of 1/2 title page otherwise a VG copy with light wear only. Signed personalised gift dedication (to a Major Nicholas Neve) from both authors to 1/2 title page. View more info

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Your Country Needs You!: Expansion of the British Army Infantry Division, 1914 - 1918

By: Martin Middlebrook

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Books Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021179


176pp, index, bibliography, black and white photographs, illustrations, loose corrections slip. Softback, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy. Flat signed by the author on title page. View more info

Image for The Longmoor Military Railway: A New History: Volume One (1, I) 1903 - 1939

The Longmoor Military Railway: A New History: Volume One (1, I) 1903 - 1939

By: Ronald, Colonel David W / Christensen, Mike

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Lydney, Lightmoor Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021291


328pp, 8 appendices, black and white photographs throughout, drawings, maps. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG copy. Personalised dedication from David W Ronald to the front endpaper. Comprehensive first volume in this series and already out of print. View more info

Image for For God's Sake Shoot Straight: The Story of the Court Martial and Execution of Sub. Lt. Edwin Dyett

For God's Sake Shoot Straight: The Story of the Court Martial and Execution of Sub. Lt. Edwin Dyett

By: Sellers, Leonard

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Leo Cooper: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021415


xi + 179pp, index, bibliography, references. 20 plates. Black boards, light ageing and wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Signed 'Best Weishes, Len Sellers' to title page. View more info

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The Dark Invader: Wartime Reminiscences of a German Naval Intelligence Officer

By: Von Rintelen, Captain (Franz Rintelen Von Kleist). Introduction By AEW Mason

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017637


298pp, not illustrated. Tan boards, light foxing mainly to endpapers, a few marks, overall a VG tight copy in (internally reinforced, small edge loss, not price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

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From Jungle to Jutland

By: Wallace, Major Claude (Late 14th Hussars, Lancashire Fusiliers and G.S.O.3 32nd Division)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Nisbet & Co Ltd: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019292


xi + 343pp, index, 21 illustrations. Blue boards, fading to spine and adjacent edges, backstrip is split along rear joint for about 10cm in the centre, so remains quite secure, but with some loose thread. Some foxing to contents, overall a Good solid copy with the main faults as noted. No dustwrapper. Signed gift dedication from the author, under his portrait frontispiece, which reads:- 'To My Dear Friend Eric Rose, With Kindest Remembrance, Claude Wallace'. Scarce signe... View more info

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Militiamen And Sappers: A History Of The Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (Militia)

By: Watson, Graham

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Monmouth, Brigadier J.H. Hooper, Colonel E.D.Smeeden, Lt Colonel R.J. Pope: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019524


233pp, index, bibliography, 7 maps, 7 appendices, illustrations. Green boards, light ageing to contents, overall a VG copy in a Good+ (some edge chipping/rubbing, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info