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WAR HORSE
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Alan Marks.
Stock no. 2132344
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Dramatic blue, red and black pictorial cloth. Colour plates. Contained in matching pictorial card slipcase.

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TRENCH NOTES: FACTS FROM THE FRONT LINE
Written by Michael Bullen.
Stock no. 2132327
Published by Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Fine condition.

Facts about trench warfare from the Scottish perspective. B/w images reproduced from the National Library of Scotland. Dark green card wraps. 36 pages.

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ANTHEM FOR DOOMED YOUTH
Written by Lyn MacDonald.
Stock no. 1819052
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Poets of the Great War, edited and introduced by MacDonald. Green pictorial cloth. B/w photos. Printed on pale green paper. Contained in publisher's beige slipcase in very good condition.

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THE FIRST WORLD WAR (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 1318674
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Two volume set. Green cloth boards, silver and dark green titles. B/w photos. Minimal rubbing to top and tail of spines. Contained in original grey slipcase.

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GERMAN STUDENTS' WAR LETTERS
Written by A.F. Weddle.
Stock no. 1318660
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. 375 pages plus 6 page booklist to rear. Letters from University Students of all professions who have been conscripted into the Germany army. Spine and corners bumped, spine worn and browned. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing and page browning to contents.

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THE SOMME
Written by Peter Barton.
Stock no. 1819030
Published by Constable. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A new panoramic perspective. The Battle of the Somme 1916. In association with the Imperial War Museum. Over 50 extraordinary panorama illustrate almost the entire battleground - view that are often starkly counterintuitive to pictures conjured by our mind's eye... Oblong format. Terracotta boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos & illustrations. ISBN: 9781845293994.

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FIRST TO THE FRONT
Written by Charles Woolley.
Stock no. 2132225
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st USA 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. The Aerial Adventures of 1st Lt. Waldo Heinrichs and the 95th Aero Squadron 1917-1918. B/w photos. ISBN: 0764307495. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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L'AERONAUTIQUE MILITAIRE FRANCAISE PENDANT LA GUERRE DE 1914-1914 TOME II
Written by Simone Pesquies-Courbier.
Stock no. 2132213
1979. Very good condition.

Icare revue de l'aviation francaise. Icare No. 88. Text in French. Rough title translation: French Military Aeronautics during the first world war, Volume 2. Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations.

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L'AERONAUTIQUE MILITAIRE FRANCAISE PENDANT LA GUERRE DE 1914-1914 TOME 1
Written by Simone Pesquies-Courbier.
Stock no. 2132212
1978. Almost very good condition.

Icare revue de l'aviation francaise. Icare No. 85. Text in French. Rough title translation: French Military Aeronautics during the first world war, Volume 1. Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. Creasing to corners. Some marks to covers. A few joints are a bit pulled.

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GERMAN AIRCRAFT OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by Peter Gray; Owen Thetford.
Stock no. 2132203
Published by Putnam. 2nd 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second revised edition with new photographs and textual amendments. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778097. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with some browning.

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I REPARTI DELL'AVIAZIONE ITALIANA NELLA GRANDE GUERRA
Written by Roberto Gentilli; Paolo Varriale.
Stock no. 2132186
Published by Stilgrafica Srl. 1999. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Rough translation is: The Italian Aviation Departments In the Great War. Text is in Italian. B/w photos. SIGNED by one author (Varriale), with dedication to a previous owner to prelim page. 1" split to top of spine. Bumping along cover edges. Contents are still very good. Top 2" of wrapper has tear, repaired to verso with sticky tape.

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THE DE HAVILLAND AIRCRAFT COMPANY (IMAGES OF AVIATION)
Written by Maurice F. Allward; John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1819011
Published by Tempus. 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752406302. Reprint.

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