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FRANCE 1848-1945 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Theodore Zeldin.
Stock no. 2124843
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Oxford History of Modern Europe series. Volume I - Ambition, Love and Politics. Volume II - Intellect, Taste and Anxiety. Some edge-creasing and browning to wrappers.

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WHERE TO WATCH BIRDS IN HOLLAND, BELGIUM & NORTHERN FRANCE
Written by Arnoud Van Den Berg; Dominique Lafontaine.
Stock no. 2124767
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Hamlyn Birdwatching Guides, published in association with BirdLife International. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0600579778. Pale fading to spine. Some wear to cover edges. Contents are excellent.

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THE BIRDS OF CORSICA
Written by Jean-Claude Thibault; Gilles Bonaccorsi.
Stock no. 2124704
Published by British Ornithologists' union. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Annotated Checklist. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. 171 pages. ISBN: 0907446213. A few marks to covers. Contents are fine.

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WE LANDED BY MOONLIGHT
Written by Hugh Verity.
Stock no. 1610247
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Secret RAF landings in France 1940-1944. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711008868. Small red sticker to front endpaper. Wrapper edge creased.

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THE BOUNTY SHIPS OF FRANCE
Written by Alan J. Villiers; Henri Picard.
Stock no. 1815421
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1972. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the French Cape Horn sailing ships. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850591023. Dustwrapper is price-cut and slightly faded to spine.

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PRELUDE TO WATERLOO: QUATRE BRAS
Written by Andrew W. Field.
Stock no. 1609938
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. The French perspective. B/w photos and colour maps. ISBN: 9781783463848.

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WATERLOO: ROUT AND RETREAT THE FRENCH PERSPECTIVE
Written by Andrew W. Field.
Stock no. 1815344
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Fourth Volume in Andrew Field's acclaimed four-volume account of the Waterloo campaign from the French perspective. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 348 pages including index. ISBN: 9781526701718.

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ARISTIDE
Written by Robert Tibber. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2123957
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story about a seaside adventure in France. Pictorial paper boards. Large format. Red decorated endpapers. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. Bumping to spine. wear along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and tears; tape repairs to verso. A few scuff marks to wrapper.

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THE PEGASUS AND ORNE BRIDGES: THEIR CAPTURE, DEFENCE AND RELIEF ON D-DAY
Written by Neil Barber.
Stock no. 1815183
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The glider-borne operation to capture the Pegasus and River Orne Bridges has an established place in the annals of warfare. This is a record of the subsequent events from Ranville in the east to Renouville in the west involving the 7th, 12th and 13th Parachute Battalions and other troops of the 6th Airborne Division. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. xii and 324 pages including index. ISBN: 9781848840416. Reprint. SIGNED by the author to half-title page.

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THE DAY THE DEVILS DROPPED IN
Written by Neil Barber.
Stock no. 1815180
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The 9th Parachute Battalion in Normandy - D-Day to D+6: The Merville Battery to the Chateau St Come. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 222 pages plus index. ISBN: 0850529247. Small imperfection to front board.

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THE ANCIEN REGIME: A HISTORY OF FRANCE 1610-1774
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie.
Stock no. 1815130
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of brilliance, order and sophistication, of supreme confidence and great achievement - that begins in uncertainty and ends in iconoclasm. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. vii and 586 pages including index. ISBN: 0631170286. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed.

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ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN FRANCE 1500-1700
Written by A. Blunt.
Stock no. 1815046
Published by Penguin Books. 4th 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

4th Edition. From the successive French invasions of Italy to the declining years of the 'Sun King' Anthony Blunt surveys in this volume the architecture, painting and sculpture of two centuries in which France seized the lead in Europe and Paris replaced Rome as the artistic capital. The Pelican History of Art series. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140560041. Light page edge browning. Light scuffing to pictorial dustwrapper.

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