Category: Military

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 117

Image for The Modern Crusaders

The Modern Crusaders

By: Adams, R. E. C.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. 1920: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56084

Condition: Very Good


viii, 183 pp. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Spine darkened & chipped at head. Internally clean. Frontis map. Sixteen illustrations on 8 pp. Relates the First World War details of the 231st Infantry Brigade in Palestine, Turkey and the Near East. View more info

Image for The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

By: Aldrich, Richard J.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press 1993: 1993

Book number: 39992

ISBN: 0195886127

Condition: Near Fine


xxii, 416 pp., illustrated in b/w. Price tags on jacket rear, some light tape marks from the cover on the endpapers View more info

Image for The Twelve Great Battles of England. Inscribed to the British Rifle Volunteers of 1860

The Twelve Great Battles of England. Inscribed to the British Rifle Volunteers of 1860

By: Anon

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Sampson, Low, Son, & Co. 1861: 1861

Book number: 52379

Condition: Poor


xiii, 223 pp. Tan full morocco with gilt school device to front board. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Slight wear to spine ends and extremites. All edges marbled. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. Folding frontis map of the Battle of Waterloo. Scattered foxing. Front board detached. View more info

Image for An Accurate and Impartial Narrative of the War, by An Officer of the Guards...containing the Second Edition of a Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793...also a Similar Sketh of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added, a Narrative of the Retreat of 1795...Two volumes bound in one

An Accurate and Impartial Narrative of the War, by An Officer of the Guards...containing the Second Edition of a Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793...also a Similar Sketh of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added, a Narrative of the Retreat of 1795...Two volumes bound in one

By: Anon

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, Cadell and Davies N.d. [1795]: 1795

Book number: 55971

Condition: Fine


Two volumes in one. x, 117, (2), ii, 114 pp. Modern full brown morocco. Raised bands to spine with gilt ruling & lettering. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Atkinsons. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Repair to verso of illustration at p. 37. With two hand-coloured aquatint frontispieces and four further etched plates. With original bookseller's receipt tipped-in to front pastedown with hand-written price of '1/2 Rupee.' ESTC T.125511 suggests [1795]. Boards fresh. Inte... View more info

Image for Generals of the Anglo-Boer War

Generals of the Anglo-Boer War

By: Bateman, Philip

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cape Town, South African Historical Mint by Purnell 1977: 1977

Book number: 56196

ISBN: 0868430161

Condition: Very Good


131 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Slight wear to dj edges. Internally clean. Numerous b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for The Speeches of Adolf Hitler. April 1922- August 1939: An English Translation of Representative Passages Arranged Under Subjects and Edited by Norman H. Baynes - 2 volumes

The Speeches of Adolf Hitler. April 1922- August 1939: An English Translation of Representative Passages Arranged Under Subjects and Edited by Norman H. Baynes - 2 volumes

By: Baynes, Norman H. (Editor) ; Hitler, Adolf

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1942: 1942

Book number: 52813

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes. volume 1. xii, 987; volume 2 988 to 1980 pp. Hardbacks with gilt lettering to spines. Published during war-time and issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs. Internally clean. Scarce. Very Good condition with just a few marks and dents to the cloth. View more info

Image for L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870

L'Armee du Rhin : Depuis le 12 Aout Jusqu'au 29 Octobre 1870

By: Bazaine, Le Marechal

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Paris, Henri Plon 1872: 1872

Book number: 52708

Condition: Very Good


305 pp. Limp maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. Ex-institutional library with usual stamps and markings. Spine slightly faded. A few pencil notations. With eight maps (lacks 3 maps). Chronicles the early months of the Franco-Prussian War. Text in French language. VG View more info

Image for Over There : War Scenes on the Western Front

Over There : War Scenes on the Western Front

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1915: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55868

Condition: Good


192 pp. Publisher's blue paper-covered boards. Slight wear to spine ends & extremities. Slight foxing to prelims. No ownership names. Binding firm. In Good to Very Good condition. View more info

Image for The Life and Campaigns of Field-Marshal Prince Blucher, of Wahlstatt : From the Period of his Birth and First Appointment in the Prussian Service, Down to his Second Entry into Paris, in 1815...

The Life and Campaigns of Field-Marshal Prince Blucher, of Wahlstatt : From the Period of his Birth and First Appointment in the Prussian Service, Down to his Second Entry into Paris, in 1815...

By: Blucher of Wahlstatt, Field Marshal Prince

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones 1815: 1815

Book number: 55893

Condition: Very Good


xiv, (x), 429, (16) pp. Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards. Gilt decoration & lettering to spine. Spine slightly creased and gilt dulled. Scattered light foxing. Frontis portrait. Five plates with two battleplans each. One full-page plate of Waterloo. Folding map of Germany. All with hand-colouring. Binding firm. View more info

Image for With Our Army in Palestine

With Our Army in Palestine

By: Bluett, Antony

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Andrew Melrose Ltd. 1919: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56082

Condition: Very Good


xi, 288 pp. Publisher's cloth with lettering in black to front board & gilt lettering to spine. Spine darkened. Internally clean. Photographic illustrations. Plates complete. View more info

Image for Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta...

Jon's Two Types in Italy : A Continuation of the Sage of the Two Jaunty Heroes in the Land of Pasta...

By: British Army

Price: £30.00

Publisher: N.p., British Army Newspaper Unit, CMF N.d. [1945]: 1945

Book number: 54911

Condition: Good


71 pp. Original pictorial paper wrappers. Covers edgeworn and leaves age-darkened. Cartoons throughout by 'Jon.' Published at the end of the war when British soldiers in Italy were awaiting demobilisation. View more info

Image for The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson

The Tomlinson Papers Selected from the Correspondence and Pamphlets of Captain Robert Tomlinson R.N & Vice - Admiral Nicholas Tomlinson

By: Bullocke, J. G. (eds)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Navy Records Society 1935: 1935

Book number: 35637

Condition: Very Good


400 pp, Blue cloth spine with gilt stamped white cloth boards. Binding very slightly discoloured, good and clean internally View more info

Image for Radar Observer's Handbook

Radar Observer's Handbook

By: Burger, W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 41198

Condition: Very Good


vii, 221 pp., illustrated with some in text b/w drawings. TEG. Very attractive black Sangorski and Sutcliffe half calf binding with gilt panels on spine and gilt emblem embossed on front board. Some faint watermarks to binding, and minor rubbing to edges. Spine just a little faded. Contents very good and clean. View more info

Image for Lee, Grant and Sherman a Study in Leadership in the 1864-65 Campaign

Lee, Grant and Sherman a Study in Leadership in the 1864-65 Campaign

By: Burne, Lieut. Colonel Alfred H.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: U S A, Gale & Polden Ltd 1938: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48030

Condition: Very Good


216 pp, illustrated with maps in text and fold out in rear pocket, H.M.Forces stamps on f.e.p. some small tears to dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Historical Record of the Seventeenth or the Leicestershire Regiment of Foot; Containing an Account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1688.....(Historical Records of the British Army, Comprising the History of Every Regiment in Her Majesty's Service)

Historical Record of the Seventeenth or the Leicestershire Regiment of Foot; Containing an Account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1688.....(Historical Records of the British Army, Comprising the History of Every Regiment in Her Majesty's Service)

By: Cannon, Richard

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Parker Furnivall and Parker 1848: 1848

Book number: 37966

Condition: Very Good


56 pp., illustrated with two colour plates. In its original red cloth binding. scuffing and small portions of loss to upper extremity of rear board, slight marks to boards, spine faded. Internally very good and clean View more info

Image for Horses, Saddles and Bridles

Horses, Saddles and Bridles

By: Carter, William H.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Leavenworth, Kansas, Ketcheson & Reeves 1895: 1895

Book number: 45830

Condition: Fair


368 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt letterng. Spine ends chipped and worn. Boards rubbed and marked. Inner joints split. Endpapers and edges darkened. Written by Captain William H. Carter, Sixth Cavalry, US Army, at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Photographs and illustrations. Military and cavalry horses. View more info

Image for My Visit to Russia

My Visit to Russia

By: Churchill, Clementine

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. N.d. [1945]: 1945

Book number: 52388

Condition: Near Fine


59 pp. Original printed paper wraps. Sole edition. Frontis photo of Mrs. Churchill on a visit to the Leningrad Orthopaedic Clinic for Children. Scarce. View more info

Image for Winston S. Churchill. Volumes 1-8: Youth; Young Statesman; 1914-1916; 1917-1922; 1922-1939; Finest Hour; Road to Victory; Never Despair. Companion Volumes: Volume I: Parts 1 & 2; Volume II: Parts 1, 2 & 3; Volume III: Parts 1 & 2; Volume IV: Parts 1, 2 & 3. In 18 volumes

Winston S. Churchill. Volumes 1-8: Youth; Young Statesman; 1914-1916; 1917-1922; 1922-1939; Finest Hour; Road to Victory; Never Despair. Companion Volumes: Volume I: Parts 1 & 2; Volume II: Parts 1, 2 & 3; Volume III: Parts 1 & 2; Volume IV: Parts 1, 2 & 3. In 18 volumes

By: Churchill, Randolph S. and Martin Gilbert

Price: £750.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann 1966 - 1988: 1966

Edition: First Editions

Book number: 57418

Condition: Very Good


In eighteen volumes. Eight volumes, all first editions, of biography and ten companion volumes (covering Vols. 1-4). Only companion to Vol. 5 (3 vols.) missing. Publisher's cloth in dust jackets. Most jackets in VG condition, a few have chipping to spine ends. One jacket is stuck to boards. Ink owner's name to vol. one. Cloth clean in all volumes. All internally clean. B&w illustrations to each volume. View more info

Image for The World Crisis 1911-1918 Abridged and Revised

The World Crisis 1911-1918 Abridged and Revised

By: CHURCHILL, The Rt. Hon. Winston S.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Thornton Butterworth 1931: 1931

Edition: First Abridged Edition

Book number: 40147

Condition: Very Good


831 pp, fading to spine and tear to the top of the spine. Some foxing to pages the first abridged edition View more info

Image for The War Speeches of the Rt Hon Winston S Churchill

The War Speeches of the Rt Hon Winston S Churchill

By: Churchill, Winston

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Purnell / Cassell no date, circa 1970: 1970

Book number: 56703

Condition: Very Good


3 volumes. pp xvi., 483; xvi., 560; xvi., 578. Bound in a blue faux leather with foil decoration. Compiled by Charles Eade, this edition was originally published in 1952. This edition is likely to have been published after Churchill's death, so is probably late 1960's. Copac implies this edition is 1952, but that cannot be correct. View more info