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Card wraps. Foreword by Sir Peter Scott. B/w photos. Revised impression. ISBN: 0951681923. Creasing to front flap of wrapper.
Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. xlvi pages divided between front and rear and 240 pages. All edges red. Spine & rear board edges faded. Page xii & xxxix detached but present. Hinges at front and rear pulled.
Dark purple cloths with gilt titles to spines and decorations to covers. B/w photos. Tiny mark to bottom of spine on one volume. Slip case is better than very good - a few light marks.
A NEW ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF FREEMASONRY (ARS MAGNA LATOMORUM) 2 VOLUMES
Written by Arthur Edward Waiter.
Stock no. 1820100
Published by Rider & Co.. 1923. Very good condition.
And of Cognate Instituted Mysteries: Their Rites Literature and History. New and Revised Edition. Two volumes. Red cloth spines with gilt titles. Red cloth boards with gilt crest to front boards. B/w plates. Boards clean, gilt titles bright. Text blocks lightly browned. Foxing throughout including to plate margins. Slight surface paper damage to page xvi and xvii. All plates present.
THE STORY OF THE MALAKAND FIELD FORCE: AN EPISODE OF FRONTIER WAR
Written by Winston S. Churchill.
Stock no. 1820097
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1916. Very good condition.
Cheap Edition. Small format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Folding maps. B/w frontis. Spine lightly browned. Endpapers and text block browned. Front hinge pulled but binding tight. All maps present.
THE ART OF THE TOY SOLDIER: TWO CENTURIES OF METAL TOY SOLDIERS 1770-1970
Written by Henry I. Kurtz; Burtt R. Ehrlich; Roy Selwyn-Smith.
Stock no. 2133485
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Oblong format. Red cloth, gilt title. Colour photography throughout by Serge Nivelle. Based primarily on the Collection of Burtt R. Ehrlich. ISBN: 090456844X. Light bumping along cover edges.
A Comparative History of the Uniforms of the Great Armies from the 17th Century to the First World War. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0214653498. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners. Contained in a card slipcase.
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.
A lucid and entertaining book where the author takes the history of fire fighting equipment from the gleaming steam pumpers of the industrial revolution to the automated specialised machines of our time. Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0748100636. Inscription in ink to verso of free front endpaper. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby and has a small damp stain to lower edge.
THE KNIGHTS OF ST. JOHN IN JERUSALEM AND CYPRUS C. 1050-1310
Written by Jonathan Riley-Smith.
Stock no. 1819917
Published by MacMillan. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A History of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem volume One. Black cloth boards. B/w maps. Text block browned. Ex-lib with stamp to front pastedown. Black dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, lightly scuffed and browned to spine. Slight musty odour present.
OUT OF THE SHADOWS: A HISTORY OF WOMEN IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY WALES
Written by Deirdre Beddoe.
Stock no. 1819890
Published by University of Wales. 2001. Very good condition.
The fascinating story of women's lives in Wales during the twentieth century. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0708315917. Reprint. Spine faded. Contents clean.
Large format. Brown pictorial cloth. Colour photos. Light scratch mark to front cover. Contents fine. Original slipcase has some minor scuffing.