REGIMENTAL HISTORY (UK)
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UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY THE CAVALRY REGIMENTS
Written by William Y. Carman. Illustrated by Richard Simkin.
Stock no. 2126084
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The uniforms worn in the Household Cavalry, the 28 Regiments of Cavalry of the Line and the Royal Horse Artillery. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0906671132. Bumping to spine. White (possible damp) mark to corner of front cover. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, edge-creased with damp mark along bottom edge.
MILITIAMEN AND SAPPERS
Written by Graham Watson.
Stock no. 2125952
Published by J.H. Hooper; E.D. Smeeden; R.J. Pope. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A History of The Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (Militia) 1539-1996. Green leatherette covers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952810204. Some grubby marks and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks and uneven fading.
THE HISTORY OF THE ROYAL MONMOUTHSHIRE ROYAL ENGINEERS (MILITIA)
Written by Gavin Low; H.M. Everett.
Stock no. 2125944
Published by Hughes & Son. 1st 1969. Very good condition.
Volume II 1908-1967. Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corner. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
HER MAJESTY'S ARMY & HER MAJESTY'S INDIAN AND COLONIAL FORCES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Richards. Illustrated by G.D. Giles.
Stock no. 1816293
Published by J.S. Virtue & Co Limited. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.
A descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, from their first establishment to the present time (vols I & II) and In India and the Colonies (vol III). Large format. Three-quarter leather binding, volumes 1 & 2 black leather with grey cloth sides, volume 3 burgundy leather with blue cloth sides. Gilt title to spines. Each volume has colour vignette to title page with tissue guard in place. Beautiful colour plates. Volume I has a cup ring stain on front side, is rubbed at corners. Front hinge between contents and list of illustrations is broken. Tissue guard is present, is creased with a few foxspots and a few small tears to gutter edge. Volume II is rubbed at corners. Tissue guard present but browned and worn at gutter edge. Prelims are detached (title page to vi of contents due to broken hinge. Between pages 262-263 a page containing three b/w photos of men in uniform has been expertly inserted. Hinge between page 264 and 265 broken. Volume III is rubbed at corners with slight loss of leather to base of spine. Tissue guard is missing between frontis and title page. Front section detached from title page to page vi of contents, cracked joint between title page and frontis. Pages 3-6 not bound in (but present). All plates are present throughout the set and in excellent condition. A few foxspots thoughout. A few cracked/pulled hinges. Some pencil annotation present to margins (comparatively little).
THE REGIMENTAL RECORDS OF THE ROYAL SCOTS (THE FIRST OF THE ROYAL REGIMENT OF FOOT)
Written by J.C. Leask; H.M. McCance.
Stock no. 1816223
Published by The Naval & Military Press Ltd.. Nearly fine condition.
A reprint of the 1914 edition. Pictorial cardwraps. A few colour & b/w illustrations. 787 pages. ISBN: 9781781519608. Text block slightly grubby.
THE SQUADRONS OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE & COMMONWEALTH 1918-1988
Written by James J. Halley.
Stock no. 1816100
Published by Air-Britain (historians) Ltd.. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. 592 pages. Histories of all squadrons since their formation including Royal Air Force, Commonwealth and Allied squadrons which came under the operational control of RAF commands. ISBN: 0851301649. Text block grubby. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
SHEFFIELD CITY BATTALION: THE 12TH (SERVICE) BATTALION YORK & LANCASTER REGIMENT
Written by Paul Oldfield; Ralph Gibson.
Stock no. 1816056
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A history of the battalion raised by Sheffield in World War One. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and photos. ISBN: 1844154238.
BRIEF BUT GLORIOUS
Written by Charles Messenger.
Stock no. 1815740
Published by ONE. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
A Brief History of the 8th (Service) Battalion The Royal Fusiliers 1914-18. Red cloth boards, light red title printed vertically to front board. B/w plates and maps. ISBN: 9780955605109. SIGNED by the author (with personal dedication) to title page. Letter to the previous owner from the author regarding the same sellotaped to front pastedown. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
FOR ENGLAND AND ST GEORGE: A HISTORY OF THE ROYAL REGIMENT OF FUSILIERS
Written by Simon Dunstan.
Stock no. 1815739
Published by The Royal Regiment Of Fusiliers. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A history in the life of an infantry regiment of the British Army as seen through the eyes and told in the worlds of those who have served in the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. 225 pages plus appendix to rear. ISBN: 0954006704. Light rubbing to board corners. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby, a little scuffed to rear panel, and faded to spine.
WINGED PROMISES A HISTORY OF No. 14 SQUADRON RAF 1915-1945
Written by Vincent Orange; Lord Deramore.
Stock no. 1610207
Published by Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund Enterprises. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1899808450.
TIGERS THE STORY OF NO. 74 SQUADRON R.A.F.
Written by Bob Cossey.
Stock no. 1610206
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 320 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 1854091433. Wrapper is faded to spine and has a couple of small marks.
TWENTY-ONE SQUADRONS: THE HISTORY OF THE ROYAL AUXILIARY AIR FORCE 1925-1957
Written by Leslie Hunt.
Stock no. 1610199
Published by Garnstone Press. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A first history of the pre-war Auxiliary Air Force and Special Reserve and the post-war Royal Auxiliary Air Force Squadrons. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 431 pages. ISBN: 0855111100. SIGNED by author, with dedication, on title page. Spine bumped. Small red sticker to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge rubbing and small tear at top of spine.