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HISTORY OF THE WAR IN THE PENINSULA
Written by William Napier; Brian Connell.
Stock no. 1320413
Published by Folio Society. 1973. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with beautiful gilt decoration. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Publisher's grey slipcase is browned at edges with some splitting.

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THE STORY OF THE 2/5TH BATTALION GLOUCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT 1914-1918
Written by A.F. Barnes.
Stock no. 1821242
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. Nearly fine condition.

Originally published in 1930 by The Crypt House Press. A printed on demand copy. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 1843427583.

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NAVAL WARFARE IN THE AGE OF SAIL
Written by Bernard Ireland.
Stock no. 1821237
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

War at Sea 1756-1815. The Seven Years War; The American Revolution; The Royal Navy and Exploration; The Napoleonic Wars; Britain v. the USA 1812-15. This edition produced for The Book People. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0007629060. Light rubbing mark to front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and worn across top, slightly faded to spine and slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE ILLUSTRATED COMPANION TO NELSON'S NAVY
Written by Nicholas Blake; Richard Lawrence.
Stock no. 1821236
Published by Chatham Publishing. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Describing every aspect of the navy and bringing to life the shipboard world of the seaman. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and blue/white illustrations. Colour illustrated double spread title page. 207 pages includes index. ISBN: 1861760906. Reprint. Price-cut dustwrapper spine is lightly faded.

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JACK AUBREY COMMANDS: AN HISTORICAL COMPANION TO THE NAVAL WORLD
Written by Brian Lavery.
Stock no. 1821235
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Naval fiction of Patrick O'Brian and C.S. Forester is related to the real world of the Royal Navy. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1851779468. Front hinge between endpaper and half-title page pulled. Contents fine. Small patch of laminate loss to rear panel of dustwrapper and light discolouration.

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NELSON AND THE NILE: THE NAVAL WAR AGAINST BONAPARTE 1798
Written by Brian Lavery.
Stock no. 1821234
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Battle of the Nile in its full strategic context, showing the interplay of military and political factors that sent Nelson's squadron into the Mediterranean in pursuit of the powerful French invasion fleet. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 186176040X.

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THE DECEIVERS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Thaddeus Holt.
Stock no. 1320328
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Allied Military Deception in the Second World War. A two volume set. Grey cloth boards, silver title to spine, chequered decoration to front. B/w photos. Spines of books are slightly faded. A few light scuff marks to publisher's slipcase.

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MILITARY BADGES OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE 1914-18
Written by Reginald H.W. Cox.
Stock no. 1821177
Published by Standard Art Book Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A work of reference, an attempt to describe and illustrate the military badges of all the forces of the British Empire involved in the Great War. Large format. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Top & tail of spine lightly shelf worn. Text block lightly browned. Some hinges pulled but binding is tight. Black dustwrapper is scuffed.

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BRITISH ARMY UNIFORMS IN COLOR
Written by Peter Harrington. Illustrated by John McNeill; Ernest Ibbetson; Edgar A. Holloway; Harry Payne.
Stock no. 1821176
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

As illustrated by John McNeill, Ernest Ibbetson, Edgar A. Holloway and Harry Payne c. 1908-1919. Large format. Beige cloth boards, black titles. Marbled endpapers. Full page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0764313029. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to front panel and lightly creased at edges, lightly browned to rear panel.

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HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY COLLAR BADGE
Written by Colin Churchill.
Stock no. 1821175
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

All the information required by a collector/researcher of the British Army Infantry collar badge. More than 2000 actual size b/w photos and line drawings. Large format. Glazed boards. ISBN: 189763269X. Red title to spine lightly faded to pink. Black boards lightly scuffed. Spine slightly cocked. Contents fine.

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A GUIDE TO THE VOLUNTEERS OF ENGLAND 1859-1908
Written by Ray Westlake.
Stock no. 1821173
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. 1st 2019. Nearly fine condition.

The predessesors of the future Territorial Army. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w and a few colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781783314850. Light scuffing to rear cover. Contents fine.

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HIS MAJESTY'S TERRITORIAL ARMY (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Richards. Illustrated by R. Caton Woodville.
Stock no. 1821171
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. Nearly 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. A very nice set.

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