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A Book of Number Two Platoon A Company 1st City of London Home Guard
1 A Book of Number Two Platoon A Company 1st City of London Home Guard
London Joseph Causton 1944 First Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 25 Cms X 19 Cms 
A book privately printed to mark the Standing Down of this Platoon, 47 pages with articles and commentaries from various people accompanied by splendid line drawings. Book is in excellent bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 44.00 GBP
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2 Der Weltkrieg 1914
Germany First Card Covers Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 35.5 x 26 Cms 
Oblong format card cover book with 270 photographic colour cards of the German army in 1914-1918 war, all cards present and all are bright and clean, text in German. Book has some creasesand rubbing plus small loss from base of spine, paper is browned, and some small tears, not affecting cards. First page has strip 1cm high torn right across bottom does not affect text or pictures. Though not perfect the book is in pretty good condition (see image) DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL ON REQUEST. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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International Conciliation October 1941 No 373
3 International Conciliation October 1941 No 373
New York Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1941 First Paper Covers Very Good No Jacket Pamphlet 19.5 x 13 Cms 
Paper cover pamphlet 30 printed pages consisting of an address by Presdent Roosevelt Freedom of the seas September 11 1941, Labor Day address by President Roosevelt, Address by Prime Minister Winston Churchill August 24 1941 and The Totalitarian War and the fate of Democracy by Count Carlo Sforza. Booklet a little dusty, small tear top of spine 0.5 cms tiny creases to bottom corners of pages. Overall a nice item SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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That Immortal Garland
4 That Immortal Garland
Berkeley California James J Gillick & Co 1941 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 28 x 21 Cms 
Published for the benefit of the British War Relief Association of Northern California December 1941. 394 pages with many poems, sonnets and verse from England's finest. Book has a little foxing on endpapers, rest of pages are nice and clean, cloth covered boards very slightly dusty, neat previous ownership initials and date on front endpaper, overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Story of A Sector Warwickshire Home Guard 2nd and 7th Battalions
5 The Story of A Sector Warwickshire Home Guard 2nd and 7th Battalions
Rugby UK George Over (Rugby) Ltd 1946 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¾ x 7 ¼ Inches 
Very informative book on the history of A Sector Warwickshire Home Guard 2nd and 7th Battalions.140 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little darkened on spine and on edges. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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Songs of the Sword and the Soldier, A Eagar
6 A Eagar Songs of the Sword and the Soldier
London Sands and Company 1901 First Cloth Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 19 x 12.5 Cms 
Book of poems and war songs with a military connection covering campaigns and events over the centuries. Many writers and Poets are here, H C Andersen, R Burns, W Cowper, Goethe, Longfellow T Moore and masny more. 281 pages book in bright clean condition, just a few light foxing marks on early pages, front inner hinge paper is split in places showing webbing but is sound. covers a little rubbed on edges and spine darkened. Overall a presentable copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Letters to My Father : 1660-1663, Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED
7 Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED Letters to My Father : 1660-1663
Sevenoaks UK Simon Randall 2005 0955070902 / 9780955070907 First Limited Edition Signed Half-Leather Cloth Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7½ Inches Clare Melinsky Signed by Artist
Series of letters written in the English Civil war and reproduced here on quality Magnani mould-made paper and bound in half leather, black cloth and gold lettering B/w illustrations by Clare melinsky. This is a limited edition of 300 with numbers 1to 50 specially bound by the Fine Bindery and signed by the artist, this copy is not numbered. 63 pages the book is near fine, a beautiful looking book with maroon leather spine and corners plus jet black cloth covered boards and gold lettering. Book comes in black cloth covered slipcase, this is also in very good condition just a few very light dusty marks, a splendid copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Instruments of Darkness the Struggle for Radar Supremacy, Alfred Price Signed
8 Alfred Price Signed Instruments of Darkness the Struggle for Radar Supremacy
London William Kimber 1967 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 ½ x 6¼ Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative book on the use and development of radar in the Second World War, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author Alfred Price on half title page To Dennis Carlton with best wishes Alfred Price. 254 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, 63s net. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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9 Alton Douglas Clive Hardy Gordon Stretch (SIGNED) Birmingham at War Volume 2
Birmingham Birmingham Post and Mail 1983 0 901883 115 / 9780901883117 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Cover 29.5 x 21 Cms Inscribed By Author
Excellent photographic record of Birmingham UK in World War Two 112 pp with many old photographs and some drawings, a fascinating piece of history. Book very good just a little faded on spine. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on inside front cover " Best wishes Alton Douglas" DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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10 Alvin P. Chester A Sailor's Odyssey at Peace and War 1935-1945
Miami Odysseus Books 1991 First Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22.5 x 14.5 Cms 
This is a book about ships and those who sailed in them in the armed services and the merchant marine. This is a special edition for the destroyer escort sailor's association. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR " To Charles ?? hoping you find the nostalgia I tried to create Al c Chester " 289 pp many B/w photographs. Detailed images available on request. 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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NSKK and NSFK  Uniforms, Organisation and History, Angolia John R. & Littlejohn David
11 Angolia John R. & Littlejohn David NSKK and NSFK Uniforms, Organisation and History
San Jose USA Bender (R.James) Publishing,US 1994 0912138564 / 9780912138565 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¼ x 6¼ Inches 
Very informative book on NSKK and NSFK Uniforms, Organisation and History, 464 pages in very bright clean condition, previous owners red stamp on publishing details page McKenzie Military book collection, this stamp has smudged very slightly. Many B/w photographs and illustrations of miltary scenes and military memorabilia ,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are bright and clean. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 59.95 GBP
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The Story of the Paper Dolls, Anne Harris
12 Anne Harris The Story of the Paper Dolls
London W H Smith Arden Press Illustrated Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 7 x 6 Inches 
Story of two girls making paper dolls in the time of World war two and continuing afterwards, making a huge number and loving them as much as real dolls. Beautifully illustrated in colour, not dated but has an inscription To Ann from Anne Christmas 1953 This may be the author but cannot be sure, sold as not.Book is very bright and clean, slight rubbing to corners of boards, dustwrapper is browned on edges a couple of small closed tears and tiny losses on edges, price clipped on front flap. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE.DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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On the Road with Wellington, August Ludolf Friedrich Schaumann
13 August Ludolf Friedrich Schaumann On the Road with Wellington
London William Heinemann Ltd 1924 First Gold Embossed Cloth Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 23 x 15.5 Cms 
The diary of a war commissary in the Peninsular Campaigns, edited and translated by Anthony M ludovici. 416 pages with fascinating eye witnees accounts of the campaigns plus many tipped in colour plates. Book bright and clean just the lightest of rubbing on edges, former owners address neatly written on front endpaper. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 105.00 GBP
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Wherever the Fates May Fall, Bill Randle
14 Bill Randle Wherever the Fates May Fall
Bromley UK Independent Books 2009 187283678X / 9781872836782 First Edition First Private Printing Boards Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 9 ½ x 6¼ Inches Signed by Author
First edition of this novel of the RAF in the Second World War, privately printed by the author , SIGNED by him on rear of front endpaper, With best wishes Bill Randle. 236 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to edges of first and last couple of pages. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, small indentation to spine of wrapper and book, minor blemish. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.99 GBP
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Cassell's Biographical Dictionary of the American Civil War, 1861-1865, Boatner, Mark Mayo; Northrop, Allen C.; Miller, Lowell I.
15 Boatner, Mark Mayo; Northrop, Allen C.; Miller, Lowell I. Cassell's Biographical Dictionary of the American Civil War, 1861-1865
London Cassel 1973 0304292958 / 9780304292950 First UK Edition Boards Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 8 ½ x 5¾ Inches 
Bright clean hardback in dustwrapper, little light wear to top edge of rear board, dustwrapper has a tiny closed tear to bottom front ¼inch long. 974 pages in bright clean condition. Packed with information on the American Civil War. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Collecting Colditz and Its Secrets: A Unique Pictorial Record of Life Behind the Walls, Booker, Michael SIGNED
16 Booker, Michael SIGNED Collecting Colditz and Its Secrets: A Unique Pictorial Record of Life Behind the Walls
London Grub Street 2005 190494308X / 9781904943082 First Edition Boards Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 10 ¼ x 8 Inches Signed by Author and Others
Very informative book on life in Colditz prison in World War 2 with many photographs of people and ephemera from the prison castle, SIGNED on title page by authorMichael Booker plus two pasted on pieces of card signed by Walter Morrison and Michael Burn two ex prisoners of Colditz.192 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice near fine example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Prisoner from Alamein, Brian Stone SIGNED
17 Brian Stone SIGNED Prisoner from Alamein
London H F and G Witherby 1944 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 7¼ x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
A n account of the desert campaigns in which the author took part, 189 pages in bright clean condition just some small foxing spots to outer edges of pages.previous owners name on front endpaper frontispiece photograph of author with INSCRIPTION by him written on it, true inscription NOT facsimile Yours very sincerely Brian Sorry about the Italians, also hand written letter signed Brian loosly laid in book. Very informative text, dustwrapper is a little dusty with age and some wear to edges, not price clipped. A nice example of this book especially with letter and signatures SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 19.99 GBP
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Regimental Fire the Honourable Artillery Company in World War II 1939-1945, Brigadier R F Johnson
18 Brigadier R F Johnson Regimental Fire the Honourable Artillery Company in World War II 1939-1945
London Honourable Artillery Company First Gold Embossed Full Leather Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22 X 14 Cms Signed by Colonel Commandant
Excellent Regimental history of the Honourable Artillery Company written by retired Brigadier of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps 1908-1915. Packed with information, old photographs and pull out maps 440 pages. Inside on front marbled endpaper is a presentation plate copy number 495 SIGNED by SIR JULIAN GASGOIGNE Colonel Commandant of the Honourable Artillery Company. Book is very bright and clean as is wrapper just a little light creasing on back and tiny loss on bottom of spine, now in protective, clear, non adhesive sleeve. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 68.00 GBP
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19 C. H. Gibbs-Smith The Aircaft Recognition Manual
London Newnes 1944 Reprint Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 26 x 18 Cms 
formerley titled Basic Aircraft Recognition this enlarged edition contains information on over 350 aircraft used during world war two. 123 pp with B/w photographs and silhouettes of all the aircraft plus information on markings and relevant details for recognition. wrapper piece missing top of spine 1.5 cms deep x 1.5 cms across few small tears on edges plus tiny losses along edges still very bright and clean. 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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The War at Sea 1939-1945 Volume 3 the Offensive part 1, Captain S W Roskill
20 Captain S W Roskill The War at Sea 1939-1945 Volume 3 the Offensive part 1
London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1972 Second Impression Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 ¾ x 6 ½ Inches 
This is volume 3 part 1 of the History of the Second World War The War at Sea series,second impression with ammendments 430 pages in very bright clean condition,HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean,not price clipped, now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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