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NAPOLEON'S MERCENARIES
Written by Guy C. Dempsey.
Stock no. 2132898
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

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.

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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.

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INDIAN ARMY UNIFORMS CAVALRY
Written by William Y. Carman.
Stock no. 2132811
Published by Morgan-Grampian. 1st 1968. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Indian Army Uniforms under the British from the 18th century to 1947. Cavalry. Red cloth spine with gilt title, grey marbled paperboards. Colour plates. B/w photos and illustrations. 234 pages includes index. Slight bump to lower corners. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Pages lightly browned. Else a fine copy in pictorial wrapper which lightly browned and rubbed at top edge.

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RECORDS OF THE SCOTTISH VOLUNTEER FORCE 1859-1908
Written by James Moncrieff Grierson.
Stock no. 2132805
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st thus 1972. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

History and uniforms of the Scottish Volunteers prior to the reorganisation of 1908. Facsimile edition of book first published in 1909. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Numerous colour plates. 372 pages. ISBN: 0584109369. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Small mark to edge of textblock, not affecting pages. Contents fine. Wrapper, price-cut by publisher, is lightly browned with a small tear on edge of front flap.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME I
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 2132791
Published by Norman Military Publications. 1962. Very good condition.

From the Beginnings to 1760. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 213 pages includes index. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Some tiny spots to rear endpapers. Contents bright and clean.

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INDIAN ARMY UNIFORMS
Written by William Y. Carman.
Stock no. 2132788
Published by Morgan-Grampian. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Indian Army Uniforms under the British from the 18th century to 1947. Artillery, Engineers and Infantry. Red cloth spine with gilt title, grey paperboards. Colour plates and b/w photos. 258 pages includes index. Lower corners bumped. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Pictorial wrapper rubbed at edges and lightly browned to rear.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME IV
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 2132787
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1970. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume continues the study of uniforms worn by the Cavalry up to the Napoleonic wars, and surveys the Artillery, Engineers, Pioneers, the many ephemeral Emigre Corps, the Highland Fencibles and the Hanoverian Army. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. 3 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 197 pages plus index. ISBN: 0718202031. Spine bumped. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Else contents fine. Pictorial wrapper slightly creased at top edge and browned to spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME II
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 2132786
Published by Norman Military Publications. 1963. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From 1715 to 1760. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 276 pages includes index. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Mark to lower edge of textblock, not affecting pages. Wrapper rubbed at edges with a few closed edge-tears, browned spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME III
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 2132776
Published by Norman Military Publications. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This volume studies the uniforms worn by the Infantry from 1760-1797 and Volunteers from 1779-1782. There is a chapter on the American colonies and other chapters include the Body Guards, the Yeomen of the Guard and the Battle Axe Guards of Ireland. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. 264 pages includes index. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper browned to spine with a few closed edge-tears.

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A HISTORY OF THE UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME V
Written by Cecil C.P. Lawson. Illustrated by Cecil C.P. Lawson.
Stock no. 2132775
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1970. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This volume covers not only the Napoleonic wars but also the strife between Canada and America concentrating on the Regular Infantry and of Volunteer and Militia units at home and abroad. There is a large section on Canada. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. 184 pages includes index. ISBN: 071820204X. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Pink pictorial wrapper is faded to light brown at spine.

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L'AUTOMOBILE SOUS L'UNIFORME 1939-1940
Written by Jean-Michel Touraine; Francois Vauvillier. Illustrated by Jean Restayn.
Stock no. 2132465
Published by Massin Editeur. 1st FRANCE 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with white titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 2707201979. Light white spotting to covers. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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ARMIES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: ASIA VOLUME 3
Written by Ian Heath.
Stock no. 2132456
Published by Foundry Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

India's North-East Frontier. Organisation, warfare, dress and weapons. 125 b/w figures, 52 b/w illustrations, 9 maps. Large format. Green cloth with gilt vignettes to front cover. Blue title label to spine with gilt titles. 168 pages. ISBN: 1901543048. A couple of tiny white sports to rear cover, title label slightly rubbed else a fine copy.

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