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RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1696-1860
Written by John Tredrea; Eduard Sozaev.
Stock no. 1817945
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Design, Construction, Careers and Fates. With a complete and comprehensive list of both the seagoing fleet and the inshore navy, with technical details and career highlights for every ship, down to small craft and auxiliaries. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848320581. Minor rubbing to board spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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GERMAN MILITARY TRANSPORT OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by John Milsom.
Stock no. 1817944
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Lorries and cars of the German army, 1933-1945. B/w photos. 224 pages. ISBN: 0853682690. Contents lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn, slightly faded to spine.
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DARTMOOR (NN 27)
Written by L.A. Harvey; Douglas St. Leger-Gordon.
Stock no. 1817943
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The ideal natural history book in that it shows not only wild nature, but man's place in it. 17 colour and 36 b/w photos with 3 maps of the area. 273 pages includes index. New Naturalist series. Vertical crease to spine. Foxing to text block and prelims and a few scattered internally. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and grubby to rear panel.
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CUIRASSIERS AND HEAVY CAVALRY: DRESS UNIFORMS OF THE GERMAN IMPERIAL CAVALRY 1900-1914
Written by D.S.V. Fosten.
Stock no. 1817942
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated guide to the Dress uniforms of the heavy cavalry regiments of the Imperial German Army with scores of fine drawings illustrating in detail the many and complex items of wear used by these troops. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations and a few colour illustrations. ISBN: 0855241306. Corners bumped. Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and a little grubby.
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JOURNAL OF RESEARCHES INTO THE NATURAL HISTORY AND GEOLOGY OF THE COUNTRIES VISITED DURING THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE ROUND THE WORLD UNDER CAPTAIN FITZ ROY
Written by Charles Darwin; Richard Keynes.
Stock no. 1817941
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Fine condition.

Blue cloth with printed design in black and gilt. Introduction by Richard Keynes. Colour & b/w plates. Maps to endpapers. Top edge blue. Contained in publisher's black slipcase.
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CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES 1768-1779
Written by Captain Cook; Glyndwr Williams.
Stock no. 1817940
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Elaborately decorated blue cloth with gilt. Colour illustrations. Top edge blue. Selected and introduced by Williams. Fifth printing. Couple of minor lower corner creases and two very small white spots to top coloured edge. Contained in publisher's black slipcase that is a little scuffed.
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THE FOLIO BOOK OF THE ENGLISH CHRISTMAS
Written by Geraldine Beare; Edwin Lees; Laurie Lee; Eleanor Farjeon; Kenneth Grahame; Henry James; George Eliot; Charles Dickens; Cecil Beaton; et al. Illustrated by John Holder.
Stock no. 1817939
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Burgundy cloth with gilt titles and red/green decorations to titles. A Collection of Seasonal Writing Selected by Beare. 7 colour plates, including frontis. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which has a few marks to one side.
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THE SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM
Written by T.E. Lawrence.
Stock no. 1817938
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Pictorial cloth. Maps drawn by Reginald Piggott. B/w photos. Foreword by Wilfred Thesiger. Introduction by Michael Asher. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is slightly scuffed.
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THE THIRTY YEARS WAR
Written by C.V. Wedgwood.
Stock no. 1817937
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Introduction by Roy Strong. Brown pictorial cloth with black title block with gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps of Central Europe 1618. Colour & b/w illustrations. Top edge brown. 508 pages includes index. Second printing. Contained in brown, slightly scuffed slipcase.
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THE FRENCH REVOLUTION (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Thomas Carlyle.
Stock no. 1817935
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Black cloth spine with gilt title blocks and black title, red cloth boards with black cloth at vertical edge. B/w illustrations. Volume I: The Bastille. Volume II: The Constitution. Volume III: The Guillotine. Second printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase with pictorial onlay to one side.
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SHIPWRECK INDEX OF THE BRITISH ISLES VOLUME 5 - WEST COAST AND WALES
Written by Richard Larn; Bridget Larn.
Stock no. 1817934
Published by Lloyd's Register Of Shipping. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 190083961X.
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SAILPLANES 1920 - 1945
Written by Martin Simons.
Stock no. 1817933
Published by Equip. 2nd 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Describing and illustrating more than 120 types of sailplane, designed, built and flown in many countries during the quarter century following the first organised gliding competition on the Wasserkuppe in 1920. Large format. B/w pictorial boards. B/w photos and colour diagrams throughout. ISBN: 3980677346. 2nd revised edition. Fading to spine and spine edges.
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