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Large format. Colour illustrations. The complete guide to history's most famous land battle. ISBN: 185410764X. Small previous owner's name label to front pastedown else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is possibly slightly faded to spine.
1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1819493
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Wellington, his German Allies and the Battles of Ligny and Quatra Bras. A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673048. Previous owner's small name label to front pastedown. Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
An in-depth history of the sailing navy's most popular and charismatic ship type at the height of its development. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 186176135X. Small previous owner's label to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and lightly scuffed to rear panel.
Foreign Units in the French Army Under the Consulate and Empire 1799 to 1814. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853674885. Small white name label stuck to front pastedown.
BRITISH MILITARY SPECTACLE FROM THE NAPOLEONIC WARS THROUGH THE CRIMEA
Written by Scott Hughes Myerly.
Stock no. 2132896
Published by Harvard University Press. 1st USA 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Black cloth spine, silver title. Orange paper boards. B/w & colour plates. ISBN: 0674082494. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.
The Napoleonic Library series. From Stalemate to Victory. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848328471. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
NAPOLEON'S RUSSIAN CAMPAIGN
Written by Philippe-Paul De Segur; J. David Townsend.
Stock no. 2132774
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A graphic account of a world-famous event, presenting in addition to the erosion of the Grand Army, a study of Napoleon's disintegration. Translated from the French by Townsend. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Endpapers are maps. 284 pages includes index. Very slight browning to top edge of front cover. Endpapers browned. Pages lightly browned. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Wrapper browned to rear panel, worn at edges with very slight loss.
The Diary of Lt. H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813. Two tone lithographs. Pictorial boards. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Small tear to top corners of prelims (some slight loss of paper but no loss of text etc). Slipcase is slightly browned and worn at corners.
Introduction by Vale. Cochrane was an inspired naval commander in the Napoleonic wars, a leading figure in the Radical movement but he was also guilty of making disastrous decisions on land and being pig-headed and vindictive and he used his memoirs to settle old scores. Colour illustrations. Dark blue cloth, with gilt title, border and vignette. 311 pages. Slip case is better than very good; a few small marks.
How Britain bombarded Copenhagen and seized the Danish Fleet in 1807. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780750942799. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
ISLAND FORTRESS: THE DEFENCE OF GREAT BRITAIN 1903-1945
Written by Norman Longmate.
Stock no. 1818469
Published by Hutchinson. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A definitive study. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0091748372. Pencil erasure marks to front endpaper. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed.
THE PENINSULAR WAR: ASPECTS OF THE STRUGGLE FOR THE IBERIAN PENINSULA
Written by Ian Fletcher.
Stock no. 1818468
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
General Editor: Ian Fletcher. A team of distinguished historians examine some of the varied sides to this long, hard and often bloody conflict. Rec boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873376820. Neat pencil inscription to front endpaper.