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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 Military Operations France and Belgium, 1914: Volume I, Volume II, Maps Volume I, Maps Volume II [4 Volumes]

Military Operations France and Belgium, 1914: Volume I, Volume II, Maps Volume I, Maps Volume II [4 Volumes]

By: Brigadier-General J. E. Edmonds

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1928-29

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: k1753


4 volume set with both text volumes late 1920s reprints. They are both in very good attractive clean condition with modest fading to the spine. No inscriptions, bookplates or notations and with fine clean contents. The map cases have a little wear & soiling and a greater amount of fading but are both in sound condition. The maps of the first volume are all present and in fine clean condition. The maps which are present in the second volume are also in fine clean co... View more info

Image for Military Operations France and Belgium, 1918 Volume I, Volume II, Volume III, Volume IV, Volume V, Maps Volume I, Maps Volume II, Appendices Volume I [8 Volumes]

Military Operations France and Belgium, 1918 Volume I, Volume II, Volume III, Volume IV, Volume V, Maps Volume I, Maps Volume II, Appendices Volume I [8 Volumes]

By: Brigadier-General Sir James E. Edmonds

Price: £575.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited; The Imperial War Museum: 1935-1993

Seller ID: k1782


8 volumes in very good conditon. Volume 1 (1st Ed.) has fine clean boards but some sunning to the spine. The page edges are a little spotted but the contents are fine and clean. Volume 2 (1st Ed.) has some damp staining to the boards and sunning to the spine but little wear. A newspaper cutting has been tipped into the front pastedown and there is a bookplate to the verso of the ffep. There are purple and blue ink notations to a small number of pages and the addendu... View more info

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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

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The Letters of Charles Sorley with a Chapter of Biography

By: Charles Sorley; W. R. Sorley [Editor]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1650


The blue cloth boards are in fine clean condition but for a small stain to the top corner of the upper board. Bright gilt lettering to the spine and with clean and notably untrimmed page edges. Well bound with unmarked endpapers and in fine clean condition internally bar tanning to the title page caused by the frontispiece tissue guard. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [2],xiii,[1],320,[2] 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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A Year on the Western Front

By: Edward Samuel Underhill; J. Underhill [Editor]

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, London Stamp Exchange Ltd: 1988

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: k1683


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 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

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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

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In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

By: Lieut.-Col. John McCrae

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2889


Clean blue cloth boards with minimal wear and bright gilt to the upper board though less so to the spine. Modest soiling to the page edges and well bound. Front endpapers partially stuck together with a little wear to the rear endpapers where they had been unstuck. Light water damage the apparent cause and with light staining to the frontispiece also present. Contents however are in fine condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 168 pages View more info

Image for The King's African Rifles: A Study in the Military History of East and Central Africa, 1890-1945

The King's African Rifles: A Study in the Military History of East and Central Africa, 1890-1945

By: Lieutenant-Colonel H. Moyse-Bartlett

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Gale & Polden Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2727


Black boards with slight staining but overall very good and with soiled and spotted upper page edges. Well bound with signature to ffep. Contents including maps in fine and unmarked condition. The dust jacket is sunned to the spine and spotted to the rear plus has wear and tear such as to the bottom left of the front where theres are tears and creases. It is otherwise very good with the front bright and not price clipped. With 8 page loose programme for KAR & EAF Mem... View more info

Image for The Supreme Command 1914-1918 Volume One [and] Volume Two [2 Volumes]

The Supreme Command 1914-1918 Volume One [and] Volume Two [2 Volumes]

By: Lord Hankey

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin Limited: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2892


Both volumes are in fine condition except for minor soiling to the page edges and signature to the ffep of the 1st volume. . The dust jackets are bright with minor soiling to the white rear. Small tear to top of the rear of the 1st and tears to the top left and right of the front of the 2nd. Otherwise jackets are fine and are not price clipped. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv,[2],436 + viii,[2],437-906 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