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INTO THE VALLEY OF DEATH: THE BRITISH CAVALRY DIVISION AT BALACLAVA 1854
Written by John Mollo; Boris Mollo. Illustrated by Bryan Fosten.
Stock no. 1820046
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Illustrated with over 100 colour and b/w pictures. Uniforms and equipment are described and new maps help to clarify the technical details of military movements. Large format. ISBN: 187200475X. Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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FULL-COLOR UNIFORMS OF THE PRUSSIAN ARMY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820040
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. 1st thus 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

72 Colour plates from the Year 1830. Originally published by L. Sachse & Co. in 1830. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0486240851. Lower edge of text block pink from dye run off boards (not affecting contents). Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and a little grubby, small closed tear to top edge of front panel repaired to verso with tape.

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FIGHTING TROOPS OF THE AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN ARMY 1868-1914
Written by James Lucas.
Stock no. 1820039
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st UK 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The armies of the Austro-Hungarian Empire were some of the most colourful soldiers in Europe. This book revives in print and picture the splendour of the infantry. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946771049. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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BRITISH SOLDIERS IN THE FIELD (THE YOUNG ENGLAND LIBRARY)
Written by Herbert Maxwell.
Stock no. 1820018
Published by George Allen. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles, gilt design to spine, black blocked design to front board. Green pictorial endpapers show young man reading and fishing under a tree. Colour plates & b/w illustrations, folding maps. 259 pages. All edges gilt. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. A few small water marks to rear board. Neat inscription to front endpaper. A few scattered minor foxspots. All plates present.

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THE 17TH/21ST LANCERS (FAMOUS REGIMENTS)
Written by R.L.V. Ffrench Blake.
Stock no. 1820015
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete history of the two regiments, 17th and 21st, from their foundation until their amalgamation in 1922, and thereafter. Lilac cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Text block browned, contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned.

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THE GREENHILL NAPOLEONIC WARS DATA BOOK
Written by Digby Smith.
Stock no. 1820014
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Actions and Losses in Personnel, Colours, Standards and Artillery 1792-1815. More than 2000 actions listed and detailed. Detailed data on unit participation and casualties for every action. 582 pages. Large format. ISBN: 1853672769. Base of spine lightly rubbed, lower corners bumped. Lower edge of text block slightly grubby. Previous owner's name label to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is lightly creased from bump to lower corners.

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UNIFORMS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY
Written by Henry Loomis Nelson. Illustrated by H.A. Ogden.
Stock no. 1819991
Published by Thomas Yoseloff. 1st thus 1959. Very good condition.

Very large format. Grey cloth spine with red title block and silver title, blue cloth boards with silver vignette to front. Full page colour plates. A few faint marks to rear board but appearance is a nice copy. Tape marks to endpapers. Text block browned. Contents clean.

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NAPOLEON'S ELITE CAVALRY
Written by Edward Ryan. Illustrated by Lucien Rousselot.
Stock no. 1819985
Published by Greenhill Books; Stackpole Books. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Cavalry of the Imperial Guard 1804-1815. 91 superb colour paintings of Lucien Rousselot. Large format. A lavish presentation of Napoleon's guard cavalry. Text by Ryan detailing the men and uniforms of this elite of the elite. ISBN: 1853673714. Previous owner's name label to front pastedown. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine. Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed to rear.

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CAVALRY UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY
Written by P.H. Smitherman. Illustrated by P.H. Smitherman.
Stock no. 1819984
Published by Hugh Evelyn. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, cloth spine. Cardwraps. Full page colour plates of the uniforms. Light browning to horizontal edges of covers and text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and top rear edge, rear panel has a large paint mark. Slight musty odour present.

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INFANTRY UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY 1790-1850
Written by P.H. Smitherman. Illustrated by P.H. Smitherman.
Stock no. 1819982
Published by Hugh Evelyn. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Second Series. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates. Tape marks to endpapers. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has been covered with clear laminate and stuck to top and bottom of flaps, glue marks to top and bottom edges.

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CAVALRY UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY
Written by P.H. Smitherman. Illustrated by P.H. Smitherman.
Stock no. 1819981
Published by Hugh Evelyn. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, cloth spine. Cardwraps. Full page colour plates of the uniforms. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Dustwrapper is stuck to the inside of covers. There is a sickly, sweet odour present which is why we have graded an otherwise nice book at VG-.

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NAPOLEON'S ELITE CAVALRY
Written by Edward Ryan. Illustrated by Lucien Rousselot.
Stock no. 1819980
Published by Greenhill Books; Stackpole Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cavalry of the Imperial Guard 1804-1815. 91 superb colour paintings of Lucien Rousselot. Large format. A lavish presentation of Napoleon's guard cavalry. Text by Ryan detailing the men and uniforms of this elite of the elite. ISBN: 1853673714. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine. Contents fine. White pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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