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HER MAJESTY'S ARMY & HER MAJESTY'S INDIAN AND COLONIAL FORCES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Richards. Illustrated by G.D. Giles.
Stock no. 1816293
Published by J.S. Virtue & Co Limited. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

A descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, from their first establishment to the present time (vols I & II) and In India and the Colonies (vol III). Large format. Three-quarter leather binding, volumes 1 & 2 black leather with grey cloth sides, volume 3 burgundy leather with blue cloth sides. Gilt title to spines. Each volume has colour vignette to title page with tissue guard in place. Beautiful colour plates. Volume I has a cup ring stain on front side, is rubbed at corners. Front hinge between contents and list of illustrations is broken. Tissue guard is present, is creased with a few foxspots and a few small tears to gutter edge. Volume II is rubbed at corners. Tissue guard present but browned and worn at gutter edge. Prelims are detached (title page to vi of contents due to broken hinge. Between pages 262-263 a page containing three b/w photos of men in uniform has been expertly inserted. Hinge between page 264 and 265 broken. Volume III is rubbed at corners with slight loss of leather to base of spine. Tissue guard is missing between frontis and title page. Front section detached from title page to page vi of contents, cracked joint between title page and frontis. Pages 3-6 not bound in (but present). All plates are present throughout the set and in excellent condition. A few foxspots thoughout. A few cracked/pulled hinges. Some pencil annotation present to margins (comparatively little).
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WORLD WAR ONE BRITISH ARMY
Written by Stephen Bull. Illustrated by Christa Hook.
Stock no. 2125747
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. History of Uniforms. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532708. A few foxspots/browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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HANDBOOK OF THE BELGIAN ARMY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125721
Published by Imperial War Museum; The Battery Press. 1998. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. Material was originally released in 1906/1914. ISBN: 1901623076. Wear along cover edges. Underlining in pencil to some of text.
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ENGLISH CIVIL WAR
Written by Philipp J.C. Elliot-Wright. Illustrated by Christa Hook.
Stock no. 2125467
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of both Royalist and Parliamentarian armies with chapters detailing the development of their uniforms, weapons and equipment. ISBN: 1857532112. Bumping to spine. A few white marks to covers. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little faded to spine, with some edge-creasing.
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3 BOOK SET: ANCHORS AWEIGH!, CHOCKS AWAY!, SHOULDER ARMS!
No author listed.
Stock no. 1610627
Published by Past Times. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

A special edition set for Past Times. Card wraps. recollections of World War II sailors, tommies and airmen. ISBN: 0304356522. Contained in card slipcase which has small tear at base.
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BRITISH ARMY HANDBOOK 1939-1945
Written by George Forty.
Stock no. 1816081
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The British Army in wartime is presented from the early days of the BEF, through the years of defeat and struggle in the early 1940s, culminating in the eventual Allied victory in 1945 in which the men and women of the British Army and their Commonwealth comrades played such an important part. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750914033. Couple of very minor marks to boards.
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GUNS OF THE EMPIRE: FIREARMS OF THE BRITISH SOLDIER, 1837-1987
Written by George Markham.
Stock no. 1816069
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 159 pages. ISBN: 1854090720. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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GUNS OF THE WILD WEST: FIREARMS OF THE AMERICAN FRONTIER, 1849-1917
Written by George Markham.
Stock no. 1816066
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The handguns, longarms and shotguns of the Gold Rush, the American Civil War, the Wild West and the Armed Forces. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 1854091050.
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THE LATE ROMAN ARMY
Written by Pat Southern; Karen R. Dixon.
Stock no. 1816051
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive study of the late Roman army. Blue cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 071347047X. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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HANDBOOK ON JAPANESE MILITARY FORCES: U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT
Written by David C. Isby; Jeffrey Ethell.
Stock no. 1816029
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The best single reference source on the wartime Japanese military available in the English language. Introduction by Isby, Afterword by Ethell. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. XII and 403 pages. ISBN: 1853671029. Rubbing to flap edges of dustwrapper.
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ROMAN ARMY WARS OF THE EMPIRE
Written by Graham Sumner. Illustrated by Graham Turner.
Stock no. 1816015
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532120. Spine slightly cocked, contents fine.
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DON TROIANI'S SOLDIERS IN AMERICA 1754-1865
Written by Earl J. Coates; James L. Kochan. Illustrated by Don Troiani.
Stock no. 1816010
Published by Stackpole Books. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A sweeping tour through America's military past, providing a fascinating glimpse into the life of the soldier of the colonial wars, the American Revolution of the War of 1812, The Mexican War, and the Civil War. Large format. Colour illustrations. 242 pages. ISBN: 0811705196.
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