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BLOODY ALBUERA: THE 1811 CAMPAIGN IN THE PENINSULA
Written by Ian Fletcher. Illustrated by Gerry Embleton.
Stock no. 1820042
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Setting Albuera in the context of the whole 1811 campaign. Large format. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 1861263724. Previous owner's label to front pastedown. Content otherwise clean. Silver pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.

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THE PENINSULAR WAR ATLAS
Written by Nick Lipscombe.
Stock no. 1819863
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2010. Fine condition.

A comprehensive, non-partisan examination of the conflict through 161 original maps, accompanied by an authoritative text narrating the war. Large Oblong format. Brown cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial paper boards. Colour maps. 384 pages. ISBN: 9781849083645. Contained in publisher's brown cloth slipcase with gilt title to one side, one side unevenly faded.

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FRENCH NAPOLEONIC LINE INFANTRY 1796-1815
Written by Emir Bukhari.
Stock no. 1819740
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A handy reference guide to the regiments, uniforms and equipment of Napoleon's line infantry. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. 104 pages. ISBN: 0855241535. Light browning to text block. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, browned to spine, and grubby to rear panel.

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SOLDIERS OF THE PENINSULAR WAR 1808-1814
Written by Rene North.
Stock no. 1819736
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed and profusely illustrated record of the regiments of Britain and France and their own respective allies in the long drawn-out campaigns in Spain and Portugal during the Napoleonic Wars. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations. 68 pages. ISBN: 0855240660. Spine faded. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and a little grubby.

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VOICES FROM THE PENINSULA
Written by Ian Fletcher.
Stock no. 2132647
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Eyewitness Accounts by Soldiers of Wellington's Army 1808-1814. Edited by Ian Fletcher drawing on rare letters, diaries and memoirs. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 1853674591.

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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.

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WELLINGTON'S WAR: PENINSULAR DISPATCHES
Written by Julian Rathbone.
Stock no. 1818458
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sub-titled: 'Atty, the Long-Nosed Bugger that Licks the French'. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 0718123964. Spine and corners bumped. Text block a little browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is dampstained to verso (not visible to front), scuffed to rear panel.

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VOICES FROM THE PENINSULA
Written by Ian Fletcher.
Stock no. 1818252
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Eyewitness Accounts by Soldiers of Wellington's Army 1808-1814. Edited by Ian Fletcher drawing on rare letters, diaries and memoirs. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 1853674591. A few minor grubby marks to endpapers and text block. Plates clean but slightly crinkled. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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CORUNNA
Written by Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 2126011
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The history of the Battle of Corunna, part of the Peninsular War in 1809. Spotting to spine and cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some to page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with some foxing and browning. A few tiny nicks at corners.

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THE SOLDIER WHO WALKED AWAY
Written by Arthur H. Haley.
Stock no. 2120962
Published by Bullfinch Publications. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

ISBN: 0951142712. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and unevenly browned.

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THE YOUNG BUGLERS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by John Schonberg.
Stock no. 1403685
Published by Griffith Farran Browne & Co Limited.. circa 1905. Almost very good condition.

A Tale of the Peninsular War. Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 8 b/w plates. 10 battle plans. 346 pages. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Spine is browned. Bottom front corner is heavily bumped. Top of front cover is bumped. A few marks to covers. Front and back joints beginning to crack. Inscription in ink to front endpaper and a name printed in ink. 'Special Prize' written in ink to rear pastedown. Rear endpaper creased. Foxing especially to endpapers and fingering to page margins.

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THE SPY
Written by Major Charles Gilson.
Stock no. 1502130
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1936. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the Peninsular War and the storming of Badajoz, founded upon the personal memoirs of Sir Jeffery Jones, Bart, of Heatherford Hall in Hampshire. Pictorial front cover and spine. Colour frontis. 379 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn with some loss to top of spine. Some slight darkening to spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing, mainly to prelims, last few pages and page edges.

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