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MARSHAL NEY: THE BRAVEST OF THE BRAVE
Written by A.H. Atteridge.
Stock no. 1820607
Published by Worley Publications. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1912. Marshal Ney was a French military commander and Marshal of the Empire who fought in the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Red pictorial endpapers. B/w maps & illustrations. ISBN: 1869804252. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.

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MARENGO AND HOHENLINDEN VOLUME II
Written by George Armand Furse.
Stock no. 1820526
Published by Worley Publications. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1903. Classic account of two brilliant French victories which ended the war of the second coalition in 1800. At Marengo Napoleon himself turned defeat into victory with Gen. Desaix’s decisive charge; while at Hohenlinden Gen. Moreau forced a superior Austrian army to capitulate and ended the war. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Volume two starts at page 261 Chapter X. ISBN: 1869804279. Text block and dustwrapper spine browned. Cigarette odour present.

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MARENGO AND HOHENLINDEN VOLUME I
Written by George Armand Furse.
Stock no. 1820523
Published by Worley Publications. 1st thus 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1903. Classic account of two brilliant French victories which ended the war of the second coalition in 1800. At Marengo Napoleon himself turned defeat into victory with Gen. Desaix’s decisive charge; while at Hohenlinden Gen. Moreau forced a superior Austrian army to capitulate and ended the war. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1869804260. Text block and dustwrapper spine lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.

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RECOLLECTIONS OF MARSHAL MACDONALD DUKE OF TAKENTUM
Written by Camille Rousset.
Stock no. 1820518
Published by Worley Publications. 1st thus 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Originally published 1893. Facsimile. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1869804457. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.

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ALISON'S ATLAS OF THE WARS IN EUROPE 1792-1815
Written by Archibald Alison.
Stock no. 1820494
Published by Worley Publications. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Originally published in 1875. Text and maps printed landscape. B/w maps throughout. ISBN: 1869804368. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present.

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BRADSHAW'S JULY 1922 RAILWAY GUIDE
Written by David St John Thomas.
Stock no. 2134041
Published by Guild Publishing. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A reproduction. Fold out map to end of volume. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 1166 pages. Wrapper has some light browning.

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HIS MAJESTY'S TERRITORIAL ARMY (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Richards. Illustrated by R. Caton Woodville.
Stock no. 1820355
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. Fine condition.

A descriptive account of Yeomanry, artillery, engineers, and infantry with army service and medical corps, comprising "The King's Imperial Army of the Second Line". Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. Facsimile set. ISBN: 1845747097.

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THE TEMPLE OF FLORA: THE FLOWER PLATES
No author listed. Illustrated by Robert Thornton.
Stock no. 1820349
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Very large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title. Green ribbon ties. The Flower Plates from Robert Thornton's 'The Temple of Flora' are taken from the edition of 1980 copies published by The Folio Society in 2008. They are printed on Modigliani paper by Beacon Press, Uckfield, Sussex. 29 plates in total. All plates present and immaculate. Portfolio has a slight scuff to rear board (very minor).

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1944 (FACSIMILE) - RUPERT IN MORE ADVENTURES
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319532
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1996. Very good condition.

Collectors Limited Edition. Reproduction of the 1944 Rupert annual. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1874507694. Minimal rubbing at corners. Slight fading to spine. Contained in original slipcase which is partly discoloured on rear.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1945 (FACSIMILE) - A NEW RUPERT BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 1319531
Published by Pedigree Books Limited. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Collector's Limited Edition Facsmile of the 1945 soft cover Rupert Annual. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1874507945. Minimal rubbing to corners. Slight fading to spine. Contained in slipcase which is slightly rubbed at corners.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1937 (FACSIMILE) - MORE ADVENTURES OF RUPERT
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2133910
Published by Express Newspapers Ltd.. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

A limited and numbered reproduction of the 1937 Rupert annual. 123 pages. Red cloth spine, pictorial paper boards. Red and black illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0850791650. Spine has some slight fading.This is Copy No. 5599. NOT inscribed.

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RUPERT ANNUAL 1940 (FACSIMILE) - RUPERT'S ADVENTURE BOOK
Written by Alfred Bestall. Illustrated by Alfred Bestall.
Stock no. 2133909
Published by Annual Concepts Limited. 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Facsimile of the 5th Rupert annual (1940), the first to be issued in full colour throughout. Due to paper rationing during the war this was probably the ONLY annual to be issued that year. Colour 'wrap-around' pictorial boards. ISBN: 1874507015. UNREAD - still in original shrink wrap. However, spine has some uneven fading.

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