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'Pi' in the Sky: A History of No. 22 Squadron Royal Flying Corps & R.A.F. in the War of 1914-1918., W. F. J. Harvey
1 W. F. J. Harvey 'Pi' in the Sky: A History of No. 22 Squadron Royal Flying Corps & R.A.F. in the War of 1914-1918.
Leicester Colin Huston 1971 0950186805 / 9780950186801 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to the spine and Pi symbol to the upper board are in near fine clean condition with only a minor string mark to the top of the upper board. The illustrated contents are in fine condition. Marked as very good as there is no dust jacket. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; v,[1],107,[1] pages 
Price: 145.00 GBP
 
 
A Crown of Amaranth: Being a Collection of Poems to the Memory of the Brave and Gallant Gentlemen who have Given their Lives for Great & Greater Britain, Erskine MacDonald; S. Gertrude Ford [Editors]
2 Erskine MacDonald; S. Gertrude Ford [Editors] A Crown of Amaranth: Being a Collection of Poems to the Memory of the Brave and Gallant Gentlemen who have Given their Lives for Great & Greater Britain
London Erskine MacDonald 1917 New and Revised Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
The cloth boards with bright gilt lettering are faded to the spine and parts of the upper and lower boards, and there is a small tear to the bottom of the spine. They are otherwise very good and soundly bound. Foxed endpapers with a signature dated 1916?? to the ffep. Other than foxing to the first and final page the contents are near fine. Loose inside is a folded single sheet poem 'The Supreme Sacrifice' by John S. Arkwright and published by Skeffington & Son. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 84 pages 
Price: 29.50 GBP
 
 
A Frenchman in Khaki, Paul Maze
3 Paul Maze A Frenchman in Khaki
London William Heinemann, Ltd. 1934 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A soundly bound copy with soiled boards which are rubbed and are nicked to the tips of the spine. Soiled and foxed page edges and with foxing to a few of the earlier and latter pages plus a signature to the title page. The contents are otherwise in very good clean condition with the exception that one plate is loose and slightly worn. Minor cracking to the rear endpapers which show a removal (the upper board suggests this copy was formerly of Boots Library). Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [16],353,[3] pages 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
A History of the Army Ordnance Services, Volume Three: The Great War, Major General A. Forbes
4 Major General A. Forbes A History of the Army Ordnance Services, Volume Three: The Great War
London The Medici Society, Ltd 1929 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A good sound copy with faded boards and with wear & slight loss to the tips of the spine plus a small tear to the crease. Soiled page edges and with signature to the front pastedown. Tanned free endpapers with a newspaper review laid down to the rear. However the contents are in very good condition with the maps and plates all in fine condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii,409,[1] pages 
Price: 65.00 GBP
 
 
A Subaltern's War, Charles Edmonds
5 Charles Edmonds A Subaltern's War
London Icon Books Ltd. 1964 Paperback Good 
A good sound copy with bright paper covers which have a little soiling and creasing to the spine and a small amount of loss to the bottom of the rear. The tanned pages are all fully attached but have been fully folded back in a few places. No inscriptions or notations. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 157,[3] pages 
Price: 17.50 GBP
 
 
A Year on the Western Front, Edward Samuel Underhill; J. Underhill [Editor]
6 Edward Samuel Underhill; J. Underhill [Editor] A Year on the Western Front
London London Stamp Exchange Ltd 1988 0948130229 / 9780948130229 Facsimile Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
The book is in fine clean condition and the dust jacket is very good with just a little light wear. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; [2],xv,[1],155,[1] pages 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
abc Warships of World War 1 Combined Volume, H. M. Le Fleming
7 H. M. Le Fleming abc Warships of World War 1 Combined Volume
London Ian Allan 1967 First Edition; Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The book is in very good condition but for soiling to the upper page edges. The dust jacket is bright, not price clipped, and with a little wear to the upper edges. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; viii,352 pages 
Price: 34.00 GBP
 
 
Austro-Hungarian Warships of World War I, Rene Greger
8 Rene Greger Austro-Hungarian Warships of World War I
London Ian Allan Ltd 1976 0711006237 / 9780711006232 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The book is in very good condition but for soiling to the upper page edges and very slight foxing to the pastedowns. The dust jacket has a little foxing to the verso but is otherwise very good and bright. Not price clipped. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 110.00 GBP
 
 
Balliol College War Memorial Book Volume I [and] Volume II [2 Volumes], Various
9 Various Balliol College War Memorial Book Volume I [and] Volume II [2 Volumes]
Glasgow Robert Maclehose and Co. Ltd. 1924 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
2 volulme set with very good clean blue cloth boards which have only slight rubbing and fading to the bright gilt lettered spines. Modest foxing to the otherwise clean page edges and no inscriptions or bookplates to the endpapers (which also have some foxing). The contents including images are in fine clean condition and both volumes are well bound. A heavy set for overseas shipping purposes. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii,321,[3] + [2],316,[4] pages 
Price: 120.00 GBP
 
 
British Legion: Earl Haig Memorial Number.  March 1928, Colonel E. C. Heath [Editor]
10 Colonel E. C. Heath [Editor] British Legion: Earl Haig Memorial Number. March 1928
London British Legion 1928 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The blue paper covers are a little worn at the edges and have minor staining. The Haig facsimile signature is also faded. Soundly bound with a very small inscription to the first page which also has very light foxing. The illustrated contents are otherwise in very good clean condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; i-ii,229-300,iii-iv pages 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Courage Past: A Duty Done, Alex Aiken
11 Alex Aiken Courage Past: A Duty Done
Glasgow Alex. Aiken 1971 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
The black cloth boards are in very good condition with slight soiling and the upper page edges are also soiled. The contents are in fine clean condition and there is a fine folding map in the rear pocket along with a slightly foxed Corrigenda sheet. The dust jacket is also slighlty foxed and has creasing to parts plus a small tear/creasing to the bottom of the front. Finally the inside of the rear of the jacket has had a large piece cut away. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xi,[1],159,[5] pages 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
England in France: Sketches mainly with the 59th Division, Charles Vince
12 Charles Vince England in France: Sketches mainly with the 59th Division
London Constable and Company Ltd 1919 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Sydney R. Jones 
The original boards are faded, worn and soiled but the gilt lettering and decoration to the upper board is bright. The spine has greater fading, wear and soiling and also faded gilt lettering. The untrimmed page edges are soiled and rubbed but the illustrated contents are in very good condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xvi,182,[2] pages 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Footslogger: An Autobiography, Graham Seton
13 Graham Seton Footslogger: An Autobiography
London Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1931 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
The original boards are very heavily faded but inconsistently faded with staining and soiling also present. They are only slightly worn and the gilt lettering is still visible on the spine. The upper edges are soiled and the ffep has an inscription dated 1932. The contents including plates are in very good condition with minor foxing only to a small number of pages. A very good copy but for the fading. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 399,[1] pages 
Price: 75.00 GBP
 
 
From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow: The Royal Navy in the Fisher Era, 1904-1919 Volumes I, II, III, IV and V [5 Volumes], Arthur J. Marder
14 Arthur J. Marder From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow: The Royal Navy in the Fisher Era, 1904-1919 Volumes I, II, III, IV and V [5 Volumes]
London 1961-1970 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
5 volume set, all 1st editions and all with dust jackets. Volume I is near fine with a very good dust jacket which has modest wear/tear and soiling. Volume II is near fine and has the corrigenda to Volume I. The dust jacket is stained with some soiling but is otherwise very good. Volume III is near fine with a little soiling to the edges and includes all 16 charts in the rear pocket which are also near fine. The dust jacket has staining and soiling along with creases and very small chips to several parts. Volume IV is near fine and has a bright dust jacket with a little staining to the rear plus some minor creasing. Volume V is near fine and its dust jacket is in very good clean condition with slight creasing but is the only jacket to have been price clipped. A very heavy set for overseas shipping purposes. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 495.00 GBP
 
 
Gallipoli to the Somme: Recollections of a New Zealand Infantryman, Alexander Aitken
15 Alexander Aitken Gallipoli to the Somme: Recollections of a New Zealand Infantryman
London Oxford University Press 1964 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Reprint of 1964 with some staining to the lower boards and a slightly knocked upper corner but with the boards otherwise very good. There is a little soiling to the page edges but the contents are in very fine condition. The dust jacket is scuffed and has a little creasing but is bright and clean. Not price clipped. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xi,[1],177,[3] pages 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Good-bye to All That: An Autobiography, Robert Graves; Richard Perceval Graves [Editor]
16 Robert Graves; Richard Perceval Graves [Editor] Good-bye to All That: An Autobiography
Providence, RI; Oxford Berghahn Books 1995 1571810218 / 9781571810212 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Bright clean pictorial boards with only a little wear to the corners. Fine clean internal condition with no inscriptions or notations. This edition has a biographical essay and a large section of annotations by Richard Graves. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xviii,382 pages 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Haig The First Volume [and] The Second Volume [2 Volumes], Duff Cooper
17 Duff Cooper Haig The First Volume [and] The Second Volume [2 Volumes]
London Faber and Faber Limited 1935-1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
2 volume set with very good black boards which are slightly scuffed and rubbed but with bright gilt decoration and lettering. TEG and other edges largely clean with slight spotting. The first volume endpapers have a little soiling but the contents are in fine clean condition. The second volume has the remnants of a library label plus a single staple to the ffep. No other library markings present and with the contents also in fine clean condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 402,[2] + xii,484 pages 
Price: 29.50 GBP
 
 
Hail and Farewell: Letters from Two Brothers Killed in France in 1916: Alec and Goldy Raws, Margaret Young; Bill Gammage [Editors]
18 Margaret Young; Bill Gammage [Editors] Hail and Farewell: Letters from Two Brothers Killed in France in 1916: Alec and Goldy Raws
Kenthurst, NSW Kangaroo Press Pty Ltd 1995 0864177070 / 9780864177070 First Edition Paperback Near Fine 
A near fine clean copy with minimal wear. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174,[2] pages 
Price: 50.00 GBP
 
 
History of the 50th Infantry Brigade 1914-1919, The Editors
19 The Editors History of the 50th Infantry Brigade 1914-1919
Oxford Printed for Private Circulation 1919 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cloth boards with gilt decoration and lettering are slightly rubbed with a little wear to the top of the spine but are very good and clean. Pencil inscription and inked owners details to the ffep which is tanned with spotting. The contents including many folding maps are in very good clean condition and there is also a loose publishers slip dated September 1919. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 175,[1] pages 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
History of The Guards Division in The Great War 1915-1918 Volume I, Cuthbert Headlam
20 Cuthbert Headlam History of The Guards Division in The Great War 1915-1918 Volume I
London John Murray 1924 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Single volume with the boards in bright condition with modest white staining plus a small scrape to the middle of the lower board. The spine is faded with a glue repaired tear to the top and loss to the bottom (1 inch x 1/2 inch). There is a little foxing to the first few pages otherwise the contents are very good and clean though with one page creased in half and another couple poorly separated after being uncut. The maps are all fine and clean and there is minor cracking to the rear endpapers. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xvii,[1],322 pages 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
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