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The German War

By: Arthur Conan Doyle

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London; New York; Toronto, Hodder and Stoughton; George H. Doran Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2336


Hodder edition with the George H. Doran binding. Whilst the gilt lettering to the upper board is largely clear the lettering on the spine is not easily visible. The black cloth boards also have just a little staining but are otherwise very good. The ffep is torn at the top and also stained plus has an owners stamp and a brief inscription. There is cracking between it and the half title page and there is partial cracking to some of the gatherings. Otherwise the cont... View more info

Image for From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow: The Royal Navy in the Fisher Era, 1904-1919 Volumes I, II, III, IV and V [5 Volumes]

From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow: The Royal Navy in the Fisher Era, 1904-1919 Volumes I, II, III, IV and V [5 Volumes]

By: Arthur J. Marder

Price: £495.00

Publisher: London, 1961-1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1706


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... View more info

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The East African Force 1915-1919: An unofficial records of its creation and fighting career [...]

By: Brigadier-General C. P. Fendall

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1278


The original red cloth boards are faded and are worn to the bottom front corner but are otherwise sound. The spine though is heavily faded with minor staining and with a tear to the top at the rear crease (1cm). With soiled page edges but soundly bound. No inscriptions or notations and with very little foxing but with one plate loose. The contents and plates (all present) are otherwise in very good clean condition and the folding map is fine without tears. Sent fro... View more info

Image for Jacka's Mob: a narrative of the Great War by Edgar John Rule

Jacka's Mob: a narrative of the Great War by Edgar John Rule

By: Carl Johnson; Andrew Barnes

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Military Melbourne: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1686


The book is in fine clean condition and the dust jacket (which replicates the paper cover image) is in very good clean condition with only a little wear at the edges. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xvi,240 pages View more info

Image for British Legion: Earl Haig Memorial Number.  March 1928

British Legion: Earl Haig Memorial Number. March 1928

By: Colonel E. C. Heath [Editor]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, British Legion: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1685


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 View more info

Image for The Bond of Sacrifice: A Biographical Record of all British Officers who fell in the Great War.  Volume I Aug-Dec., 1914 [and] Volume II January-June, 1915 [2 Volumes]

The Bond of Sacrifice: A Biographical Record of all British Officers who fell in the Great War. Volume I Aug-Dec., 1914 [and] Volume II January-June, 1915 [2 Volumes]

By: Colonel L. Clutterbuck; Colonel W. T. Dooner; Commander the Honble. C. A Denison

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Dallington, The Naval & Military Press Ltd.: 1992

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: k1747


2 volume set in very good condition with clean yellow boards and slight soiling to the page edges. The contents are all fine but the pagination of volume 2 goes straight from 527 to 529. We are unaware if this is a fault just of the facsimile or also of the original. The dust jackets are bright and clean with minor wear and a few light scratches. A heavy set for overseas shipping purposes. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [6],459,[1] + [2],x... View more info

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World War I Memories: An Annotated Bibliography of Personal Accounts Published in English Since 1919

By: Edward G. Lengel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, The Scarecrow Press, Inc.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2288


Paperback in very good condition with a little blemishing to the edges of the front cover. There are pencil ticks and crosses beside many of the entries but no other inscriptions or notations and the contents are otherwise fine. Sent from our bookshop in the UK.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxii,311,[3] pages View more info

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The First Seven Divisions: Being a detailed account of the fighting from Mons to Ypres

By: Ernest W. Hamilton

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett, Ltd.: 1916

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: k2955


A good sound copy with original rubbed cloth boards with title in gilt to the spine. Well bound and with slightly tanned contents and page edges. Endpapers with some foxing but all 4 maps present and very good, as are the contents. Publisher catalogue dated January 1916 to the rear. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; vi,[2],312,24 pages View more info

Image for The Storm of Steel; From the Diary of a German Storm-Troop Officer on the Western Front

The Storm of Steel; From the Diary of a German Storm-Troop Officer on the Western Front

By: Ernst Junger; R. H. Mottram [Introduction]

Price: £17.99

Publisher: New York, Zimmermand & Zimmerman: 1985

Seller ID: k2959


In very good clean pictorial boards and well bound. Contents are fine and umarked. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xv,[1],319,[1] pages View more info

Image for History of the Norfolk Regiment 4th August 1914 to 31st December 1918

History of the Norfolk Regiment 4th August 1914 to 31st December 1918

By: F. Loraine Petre

Price: £31.75

Publisher: Uckfield, The Naval & Military Press Ltd: [2003]

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: k2651


The covers are just a little scuffed and with a minor crease to the front but are bright. The facsimile contents are fine and unmarked, and to the front there are 20 pages of coloured plate facsimiles. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; [2],xix,[1],454 pages View more info

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The Kitchener Mystery

By: Frank Power

Price: £29.99

Publisher: London, The Rotary Press Limited: [1926]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2508


The paper covers are soiled and worn with chips to the front and rear. Minor loss and tear to the tips of the spine but well bound. Soiled page edges which are also a little worn with soiling also to the first and final blank pages. The contents are tightly bound and in very good clean condition. A fair to good copy. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [6],98,[4] pages View more info

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British Artillery Weapons and Ammunition 1914-18

By: I. V. Hogg; L. F. Thurston

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2210


The boards are in very good condition but there is a little soiling and tanning to the page edges. The contents are however fine and there are no inscriptions or notations. The dust jacket is a little sunned to the spine and has some wear and tear (including a small chip) to the upper edges. It also has tanning but is otherwise very good and not price clipped. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 255,[1] pages View more info

Image for The First Hundred Thousand: Being the Unoffical Chronicle of a Unit of "K(1)"

The First Hundred Thousand: Being the Unoffical Chronicle of a Unit of "K(1)"

By: Ian Hay

Price: £12.75

Publisher: Edinburgh; London, William Blackwood and Sons: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2954


In very good clean blue cloth boards. Minor foxing to the slightly soiled edges and also to a small number of pages. Contents otherwise in very good condition and well bound. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; vi,[2],342,[2] pages View more info

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Open Cockpit: Flying Pre-War Fighting and Training Aircraft

By: John Nesbitt-Dufort

Price: £14.99

Publisher: London, Speed and Sports Publications Ltd: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2733


Paper covers are bright with slight tanning and there is foxing to the upper page edges with all edges tanned. Contents are cracked and/or entirely loose due to failure of binding glue but contents otherwise very good and unmarked. Owner name stamped to first blank page Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 77,[3] pages View more info

Image for The Story of the Fourth Army in the Battles of the Hundred Days, August 8th to November 11th, 1918 [and] Maps [2 volumes]

The Story of the Fourth Army in the Battles of the Hundred Days, August 8th to November 11th, 1918 [and] Maps [2 volumes]

By: Major-General Sir Archibald Montgomery

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Soughton Limited: [1920]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1714


The red cloth boards are bright with some staining to the lower board and with knocked and worn corners to the upper board. Lettering to the upper board is bright but faded to the rubbed and slightly worn spine. Cracked front endpapers otherwise soundly bound. Rubbed and slightly soiled page edges, tanned half title & title page and torn tissue guard to frontisplate. There is light foxing to a small number of pages otherwise the text is very good. The large number o... View more info

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Army Service Corps 1902-1918

By: Michael Young

Price: £93.75

Publisher: Barnsley, Leo Cooper: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2658


The book and dust jacket are both in fine clean and bright condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x,406 pages View more info

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Ypres and the Battles of Ypres

By: Michelin

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Clermont-Ferrand, Michelin & Cie: 1919

Seller ID: k1693


The brown boards are clean with only slight bumps to the edges and the contents are in fine clean condition. The dust jacket is clean and bright but with several chips and tears. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Illustrated Michelin Guides to the Battle-Fields (1914-1918); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143,[1] pages View more info

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The Western Front Vol. I

By: Muirhead Bone; General Sir Douglas Haig [Introduction]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, "Country Life," Ltd.: 1917

Seller ID: k1633


One hundred plates in this single volume. The card boards are well worn at all the edges and the brown cloth spine is soiled with minor rubbing. Some loss to the small amount of leather laid onto the spine but with no loss to its gilt lettering. Soiled edges but well bound. The contents are in very good conditon with a little soiling to a small number and with one having a tear to the margins. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for From Bapaume to Passchendaele 1917

From Bapaume to Passchendaele 1917

By: Philip Gibbs

Price: £29.99

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2715


The boards are fine but the spine is sunned so the title is slightly faint. Soiled upper page edges and foxing to the other untrimmed edges. Well bound with small signature to fp. Contents fine and unmarked. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; vii,[1],384 pages View more info

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Her Privates We

By: Private 19022

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1930

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: k2952


Cream cloth largely clean but a slightly rolling copy. Signature in pencil to half title and minor foxing to small part of contents plus edges. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; [8],453,[1] pages View more info