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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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List of the Chiefs Officers Court of Assistants of the Honorable Artillery Company for the Year 1872
3 List of the Chiefs Officers Court of Assistants of the Honorable Artillery Company for the Year 1872
London Printed Norris and Son 1872 First Edition Cloth Covered Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 ¾ x 5¾ Inches 
List of the officers and people associated with the Honorable Artillery Company up to 31st December 1871. This appears to be a 48 page booklet which has been bound into a hardcover binding, two illustrted pages opf the crests of the Company, light stain on one page and a few light marks on other pages with occasional small foxing spots.Outer covers a little dusty. Overall a clean copy of an interesting historical document SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Scotland For Ever a Gift Book of the Scottish Regiments
4 Scotland For Ever a Gift Book of the Scottish Regiments
London Hodder and Stoughton First Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 8 ½ Inches 
Excellent book on the Scottish Regiments 180 pages in overall bright clean condition, just some light foxing to last few pages and endpapers are browned. Book not dated but neat former owners name and date 1915 on front endpaper. Book has 15 colour illustrations of regiments and officers, these are very bright and clean and are tipped in on card backing with titles.short history of regiments accompany the illustrations. Outer covers have a few light marks and spine is slightly darkened, light wear to bottom of spine, overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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The Royal Fusiliers in an Outline of Military History 1685-1938
5 The Royal Fusiliers in an Outline of Military History 1685-1938
Aldershot UK Gale and Polden Ltd 1938 First Edition Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¾ x 6 Inches 
Short outline history of this regiment,90 pages wih illustrations. Book is clean inside, inked name on inside front board with Royal Fusiliers written beneath it, cannot decipher the name. Outer covers a little marked front and rear and rubbed on edges, spine and part of rear board a little faded. A pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Story of A Sector Warwickshire Home Guard 2nd and 7th Battalions
6 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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Uniforms of the Imperial Austro Hungarian Army C. 1914
7 Uniforms of the Imperial Austro Hungarian Army C. 1914
London Belmont Maitland Publishers Limited Reprint Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 8 x 6 Inches 
Excellent book on the uniforms of the Austro Hungarian army, reprinted from a book published in 1914 not dated but looks late 1900s. Contains 16 full page colour illustrations of the uniforms with three pages of description. All pages in very bright clean condition, NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are overall bright and clean with just a couple of light marks. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 16.99 GBP
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8 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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The Berkshire Yeomanry : 200 Years of Yeoman Service, Anthony Verey, Stuart Sampson, Andrew French and Simon Frost SIGNED
9 Anthony Verey, Stuart Sampson, Andrew French and Simon Frost SIGNED The Berkshire Yeomanry : 200 Years of Yeoman Service
Stroud Uk Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd 1994 0750907541 / 9780750907545 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Signed by Authors
Very informative book on The Berkshire Yeomanry, 118 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, now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve., SIGNED by all four AUTHORS on title page, Anthony Verey, Stuart Sampson, Andrew French and Simon Frost. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 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.
10 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
11 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
12 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
13 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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The History of Civil Defence No 3 Weston Super Mare Area, Civil Defence Services
14 Civil Defence Services The History of Civil Defence No 3 Weston Super Mare Area
Weston Super Mare Civil Defence Organisation 1945 First Edition First Printing Illustrated paper Covers Good Plus No Jacket Paper Covers 8 ¾ x 5¼ Inches 
Very informative book on civil defence in Weston Super Mare during the second World War, 76 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated paper covers are a little dusty and lightly markeda couple of tiny creases to bottom right cornerof cover. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Vehicules De Combat Francais: A Comprehensive Illustrated Guide to French Tanks of Today, Debay, Yves
15 Debay, Yves Vehicules De Combat Francais: A Comprehensive Illustrated Guide to French Tanks of Today
France Histoire & Collections 1998 2908182564 / 9782908182569 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 12 ½ x 9¼ Inches 
Very informative book on military armoured vehicles, tanks, armoured personell carriers etc. TEXT IN FRENCH no English translation.176 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative TEXT IN FRENCH, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are bright and clean just light wear to corners,HEAVY BOOK 1.5Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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Anti-Tank Weapons, Derek Whipp
16 Derek Whipp Anti-Tank Weapons
London Nicholson and Watson 1942 First Edition First Printing Illustrated paper Covers Good Plus No Jacket Paper Covers 7 x 5 Inches 
First edition of this title no 3 in the Know Your Weapons series, 48 pp booklet in nice condition just a little browned on edges of covers and pages and a couple of light foxing spots on few pages, alight vertical crease on inside front cover, this shows as a slight inward dent on front cover and to fiirst few pages , small closed tear to bottom of page 10 this 1½ inches long. Very good line drawings of Tanks throughout. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES,. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 17.00 GBP
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Bournemouth and the First World War : The Evergreen Valley 1914-1919, Edgington, M. A.
17 Edgington, M. A. Bournemouth and the First World War : The Evergreen Valley 1914-1919
Bournemouth Bournemouth Local Studies Publications 1985 090628757x / 9780906287576 Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 20 x 14.5 Cms 
An excellent account of Bournemouth in the First World War, 90 pages of very informative text accompanied by many old photographs. Book is very bright and clean just a neat ink number on front cover and what looks like someones initials on rear cover. There is no other dates inside book believed to be first edition. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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18 Edited By Raimund Knecht The Leopard Combat Tank
Munich J. F. Lehmanns Verlag 1972 First Edition Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 25.5 X 21.5 Cms 
Highly informative book on the Leopard tanks, 211 pp packed with information and many colour and B/w photographs reproduced on quality art paper, many technical specifications and line drawings. Book very good bright and clean, wrapper little chipped on edges and corners a couple of tiny tears longest 0.75 cms a very bright clean copy. Photographs available by email on request. 
Price: 19.00 GBP
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Japanese Combat Weapons World War 2, Edited W H Tantum IV, E J Hoffschmidt
19 Edited W H Tantum IV, E J Hoffschmidt Japanese Combat Weapons World War 2
Connecticut W E Inc 1968 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches 
Very informative book on Japanese combat weapons in second world war. 228 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text and weapon specifications, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just very light rubbing to edges, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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In the Ranks of the C I V  a Narrative and Diary of Personal Experiences with the C  I V Battery , Honourable Artillery Company in South Africa, Erskine Childers
20 Erskine Childers In the Ranks of the C I V a Narrative and Diary of Personal Experiences with the C I V Battery , Honourable Artillery Company in South Africa
London Smith Elder and Co 1900 Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 ¾ x 5¼ Inches 
Very informative book of the personal experiences of driver Erskine Childers in the City Imperal Volunteers in the Boer War. 301pages plus 10 pages of adverts at rear in overall bright clean condition just some very light foxing to endpapers and a couple of small light marks to first couple of pages, small splits to endpapers at inner hinges but binding is sound. Possible first edition but cannot be sure, certainly an early impression, priced accordingly.One B/w photograph frontispiece,as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are marked and some light wear to corners,spine faded and a little spotting. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 69.00 GBP
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