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91 In Parenthesis
Jones, David ; with an introduction by T. S. Eliot and a foreword by Harold Bloom ; illustrated by Ewan Clayton The Folio Society London 2014 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Clayton, Ewan 
Hardback with slipcase. In excellent, fine condition - still shrinkwrapped and as new. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 309160 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
106 The Colditz Myth: British and Commonwealth Prisoners of War in Nazi Germany
Mackenzie, S. P. Oxford University Press Oxford 2004 0199262101 / 9780199262106 1st Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good condition in a very good dust jacket. Used. There are some light pencil marks in the margins. No names or inscriptions. Textblock foredge is a bit greyed / thumbed. Binding sound. A small grubby mark on the rear endpaper. A good copy for reference or study. pp. xiv, [3], 446. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 103853 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
92 Synopsis of the Contents of The British Museum. Department of Coins and Medals. A Guide to the Italian Medals exhited in the King's Library.
Keary, C. F. Trustees of the British Museum London 1881 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Later blue cloth library binding. Spine faded. Bookplate on the front pastedown. 7 plates bound at the back. pp. xvii, 102 + plates. 302704 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
107 The Blast of War 1939-1945
Macmillan, Harold Macmillan 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original red boards. The binding is firm and square. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Light bruising at the spine ends. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xvi, 765. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 106941 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
93 Geoffrey Keyes of The Rommel Raid
Keyes, Elizabeth George Newnes Limited London 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original brown boards. Binding firm and tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. In very good to near fine condition. A nice clean copy but with some foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock page edge. Dust jacket very nice; slightest of rubs to a few edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. x, 278. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 106936 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
108 Cassino: Portrait of a Battle
Majdalany, Fred Longmans, Green and Co. London 1957 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3rd impression. Original blue boards. Very good condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket has some marks and general discolouration and a couple of short tears to the dust jacket. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xii, 270. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 104676 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
94 Night Never Ending
Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei; Gilmore, Joseph L. Abelard London 1974 0200721550 / 9780200721554 Hardback Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original black boards. A forwards lean to the spine. Some spotting / foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. The dust jacket is rubbed, particularly at the edges, has a few short tears to the edges and some foxing to the underside. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. x, 284. Night Never Ending is the true story of Komorowski's miraculous escape from the mass grave in which the elite of Poland's intelligensia were stacked after being methodically executed in April 1940. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 054573 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
109 Great Battles of World War II: Military Encounters that Defined the Future
Mann, Chris (Editor) Parragon Bath, United Kingdom 2009 1407549138 / 9781407549132 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Glazed pictorial boards. Very slight bumps to the spine ends and corners and light rubs to the corners of the dust jacket. Otherwise excellent condition. Clean, tight, unmarked. No names or inscriptions. A colourful introduction to 28 battles from 19399 to 1945. 240pp. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 053557 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
95 Brassey's War Annual 1
Laffin, John Brassey's Defence Publishers London 1986 008031211X / 9780080312118 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Glazed pictorial boards. In excellent, clean condition. Unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding tight. A very slight bump to the base of the spine. The Soviet occupation of Afghanistan, El Salvador, the Islamic Jihad, the Iraq-Iran war, Lebanon, Nicaragua and Northern Ireland are just some of the wars covered in this volume. pp. vii, 187. 018935 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
110 The Howth Gun-Running and the Kilcoole Gun-Running 1914
Martin, F. X. (recollections and documents edited by) ; with a foreword by Eamon de Valera Browne and Nolan Ltd Dublin 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. In very good to near fine condition, in a very good dust jacket. Original red boards. Very lightly bruised spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. First edition. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. xxvi, 201. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 307084 
Price: 41.00 GBP

 
 
96 Admirals: The Naval Commanders who Made Britain Great
Lambert, Andrew Faber and Faber London 2008 057123156X / 9780571231560 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Publisher's original bright red boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Binding tight and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Very slight bump to the bottom edge. pp. xx, 492. 304784 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
111 When the Grass Stops Growing: A War Memoir
Mather, Carol Leo Cooper Barnsley, S. Yorks 1997 0850525764 / 9780850525762 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards. A very slight forwards lean to the spine and small speckles to the top outer closed textblock edge. Otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. DJ not price clipped. pp. xii, 323. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 104778 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
97 The Mind of Adolf Hitler
Langer, Walter C. ; with a foreword by William L. Langer and afterword by Robert G. L. Waite Secker and Warburg London 1973 0436242303 / 9780436242304 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original cloth boards. A very slight forwards lean to the spine. There are a few very light pencil marks in the text. otherwise very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding firm. The dust jacket has some minor rubs to the edges and is price clipped. pp. ix, 269. This is the secret psychological report written in 1945 for 'Wild Bill' Donovan of the US Office of Strategic Services. 105331 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
112 The History of The London Rifle Brigade 1859-1919 - with separate folder containing maps [4 of 5 maps present]
Maurice, Maj.-Gen Sir Frederick (introduction by) Constable and Company Ltd London 1921 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. First edition. Original dark green cloth with regimental coat of arms in silver on the front board. Minor rubs to the spine edges, spine ends and corners. The binding is firm, hinges good and pages clean though pages significantly tanned / browned. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xx, 515, 6 plates. The separate map folder contains First Battalion Itinerary Plan; Second Battalion Itinerary Plan; Sheet 51B Arras; Sheet 28. The MISSING map is The Albert combined sheet, covering all the Somme fighting from September 1916. The map folder is quite worn and has a previous owner's name written just inside the cover. A HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this set costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 307621 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
 
98 British Military Uniforms [King Penguin 42]
Laver, James ; cover design by William Grimmond Penguin Books | King Penguin London 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First edition. Pictorial boards. The spine has faded but is in very good condition. The binding is firm though there are short splits to both inner hinges. Previous owner's bookplate and handwritten date on the front pastedown. Loosely enclosed is a King Penguin bookmark. Pages are clean; no foxing. pp. 37, plates. 308019 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
113 Protect and Survive: The Home Office Manual of Basic Training
McCutcheon, Campbell (edited by) Tempus Publishing 2007 0752444220 / 9780752444222 Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Originally published by HMSO in 1949; this is a facsimile edition. New hardback. In excellent, fine condition. No dust jacket, as issued. RRP. 9.99. 305925 
Price: 7.99 GBP

 
 
99 British Military Uniforms [King Penguin 42]
Laver, James ; cover design by William Grimmond Penguin Books | King Penguin London 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First edition. Pictorial boards. The spine has faded but is in very good condition. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Significant foxing to the endpapers and half-title page. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. The rest of the pages are mostly clean; occasional foxing spot. pp. 37, plates. 106800 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
114 Monuments of War: How to read a war memorial [Inscribed by the Author]
McIntyre, Colin Robert Hale 1990 070904027x / 9780709040279 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. pp. 224. 106934 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
100 Losing Small Wars: British Military Failure in Iraq and Afghanistan
Ledwidge, Frank Yale University Press 2011 0300166710 / 9780300166712 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket in excellent fine condition. Appears unread / like new. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. 308pp. 303088 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
115 The Falklands War
Middlebrook, Martin Pen and Sword Military 2016 1848846363 / 9781848846364 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand soft back. Lightly used. In very good, clean and tight condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks but there are flattened creases to the top corners of about a dozen pages. Very faint crease to the spine. p. 430. 308605 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
101 The Chief: Field Marshal Lord Wavell Commander-in-Chief and Viceroy 1939-1947
Lewin, Ronald Hutchinson London 1980 009142500x / 9780091425005 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original brown boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition The dust jacket is faded at the spine. A few small speckles to the top outer closed textblock edge. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Clean and tight. 282pp. 104128 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
116 The First Day on the Somme: 1 July 1916
Middlebrook, Martin Allen Lane 1983 0713901942 / 9780713901948 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Reprint. Original red boards. The boards are lightly bruised at the spine ends, there is a dent in the top edge of the rear board and there is a dent in the middle of the spine. Nice and clean inside; no previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The binding is firm. A slight forwards lean to the spine. The dust jacket is lightly bruised and rubbed at the edges. pp. xviii, 365. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 106957 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
102 2 Volume Boxed Set: History of the First World War AND History of the Second World War
Liddell Hart, B. H. Cassell London 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Two volume boxed set of Liddell Hart's histories of the First and Second World Wars. Red cloth bindings. Top edges tinted red. Both volumes in very good, clean condition. Bindings are firm. Dust jackets very lightly rubbed at spine ends and spines slightly discoloured. The Second World War volume has a gift inscription written in ink on the front endpaper. pp. 635; xvi, 768. Both dust jackets have been price clipped. Some rubs and small marks to the light blue slipcase. 309150 
Price: 32.00 GBP

 
117 Fleet Air Arm: The Admiralty Account of Naval Air Operations
Ministry of Information HMSO | His Majesty's Stationery Office London 1943 First Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Stapled booklet, sewn into a hardcover binding with a grey cloth spine and patterned paper boards. Sewn into boards complete with original paper covers. Some foxing. Some flattened creases to a few pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. 127. 306939 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
103 Higgs, Dorothy Pickard
Life in Guernsey under the Nazis 1940-45 Toucan Press Guernsey 2000 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet. In excellent condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Price blacked out on the back cover. 62pp. 305294 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
118 His Majesty's Submarines
Ministry of Information HMSO | His Majesty's Stationery Office London 1945 First Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet. Some wear to the covers, including a one inch tear to the bottom of the spine. Nice and clean inside and the binding is firm. The centrefold staples are just very slightly rusted. pp. 64. 306937 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
104 With Hitler to the End: The Memoirs of Adolf Hitler's Valet Heinz Linge
Linge, Heinz ; with an introduction by Roger Moorhouse Frontline Books 2009 1848325444 / 9781848325449 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket, both in very good condition. A couple of light scratches to the front cover of the dust jacket and a few little light bruises to the edges. Clean and tight inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket front flap not price clipped. Binding nice and firm. pp. xv, 224. 306981 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
119 P-40 Warhawk Aces of the CBI (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces 35)
Molesworth, Carl Osprey 2000 184176079X / 9781841760797 Soft cover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Clean and tight soft back in excellent, near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 96pp. 306611 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
105 A Foreign Field
MacIntyre, Ben HarperCollins 2001 0002571226 / 9780002571227 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. There are some light pencil marks in the text (very few and very light). Pages are age-toned / tanned. The dust jacket has a small snagged tear in the front cover. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 301. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 106938 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
120 P-40 Warhawk Aces of the Pacific (Osprey Aircraft of the Aces 55)
Molesworth, Carl Osprey 2003 1841765368 / 9781841765365 Soft cover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Clean and tight soft back in excellent, near fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 96pp. 306607 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
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