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The Illustrated War News November 25 1914

By: Anon

Price: £7.00

Publisher: The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57347


Reading copy only as covers (pages 1/2 & 47/48) missing. Landscape format, stapled spine, pages edges chipped and torn . 44 pages, many photos & illustrations View more info

Army prayer book

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59900


Clean, small format (10 x 13.5cm), tightly bound paperback, stapled spine, staples rusty, card covers, no inscriptions. 64 pages. Undated but assume code 4/18 is April 1918 View more info

The Times history of the war: The battlefield of Europe, with, On land and sea [2 volumes]

By: Anon.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Woodward & Van Slyke: 1914

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 48395


Pair of clean and tightly bound hardbacks, in matching black cloth with red titles. Both are without inscription. 'Battlefield' has xvi + 366 pages, 'On land' has viii + 342 pages, and both contain hundreds of photographs and maps. Together they cover the background to the war, and the first year up to October 1914. A heavy set, 2300 grams unpacked. View more info

Fragments from France: numbers 1, 2, 4 & 5 (4 issues)

By: Bairnsfather, Capt. Bruce

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Bystander: 1915

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 52390


Four large fomat magazines, stapled binding. Nos 2 & 4 have reprice sticker on front cover. No. 1 is the 8th edition but others appear to be firsts. No. 1; pages 15-34 detached but present, card covers partially detached, corners creased, water stain on page edges, pencil scribble on pages 40 - 41. No. 2 (More fragments from France); card covers partially detached & corners creased, picture on front cover corners torn, water stain on page edges, some pages detached, no i... View more info

The sword-bearers: Studies in supreme command in the First World War

By: Barnett, Correlli

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58163


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is tanned at the spine and rubbed at the edges. 388 pages, photos on plates, maps in the text and on endpapers, appendix, bibliography, index View more info

The Bickersteth diaries 1914 - 1918

By: Bickersteth, John (ed.)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Books Ltd: 1996

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 55971


Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears to be unread. xx + 332 pages, 14 illustrations on plates, map, genealogy, notes, index. View more info

The Great War in Europe: a record of the struggle against Germany in 8 volumes plus vol IX (9) the Peace Settlement

By: Cana, Frank R.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Virtue & Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53487


9 clean hardbacks tightly bound in dark green cloth with gilt titles and decorations, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, spine pulled on some volumes, some endpapers foxed, no inscriptions. All volumes x + 230 pages, photos on plates, maps in the text. Vol 9 index for all volumes. Heavy set so additional postage may be requested View more info

With cavalry in 1915: the British trooper in the trench line through the second battle of Ypres

By: Coleman, Frederic

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Limited: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56663


Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles on spine, spine faded, black spot on front board, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, page edges & some pages foxed, bookplate on front pastedown. 302 page + 4 pages of publiser's adverts, photos on plates, foldout map, index View more info

The Times: Thursday October 7, 1915

By: Dawson, George Geoffrey (ed)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Times: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59948


Original issue of the Times, folded in 4. Worn with chips, tears and minor areas of loss at edges. Fragile but readable. Mainly concerned with news of the War plus lists of those killed in action. Interesting contemporary adverts ; Original copy of the Times worn and creased with small areas of loss at edges, 14 pages. Fragile but readable. Primarily news relating to World War One plus lists of those killed in action View more info

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War letters to a wife: France and Flanders, 1915 - 1919

By: Feilding, Rowland

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Medici Society: 1929

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 61029


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, pages foxed, gift inscription on second front endpaper. xvi + 382 pages, photos on plates, map front endpapers, index View more info

Eden to armageddon: World War I in the Middle East

By: Ford, Roger

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 58093


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xiv + 494 pages, photos on plates, 32 maps in the text, notes, index View more info

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The War illustrated: a pictorial record of the conflict of the nations. Volumes1, 2, 3 & 4. August 1914 - August 1916 (4 books)

By: Hammerton, J. A. (ed)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Amalgamated Press Ltd.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62569


4 clean large format hardbacks bound in maroon cloth with black titles and black blindstamped decoration, cloth rubbed at edges, some edges faded, endpapers and page edges tanned, no inscriptions, colour frontispieces. Vol 1: boards marked, centre of front board faded, binding pulled, 636 pages; 23 August 1914 - 13 Feb 1915. Vol 2: marks on back board, 616 pages, 20 Feb 1915 - 14 Aug 1915. Vol 3: 624 pages, 21 August 1915 - 12 February 1916. Vol 4: marks on back board, 6... View more info

Catastrophe: Europe goes to war 1914

By: Hastings, Max

Price: £10.00

Publisher: William Collins: 2013

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 55911


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xxxviii + 628 pages, many photos on plates, 21 maps, pictorial endpapers, notes, bibliography, index View more info

To end all wars: how the First World War divided Britain

By: Hochschild, Adam

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 59549


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a non-authorial gift inscription on the half-title page, but otherwise unmarked, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xx + 448 pages, 36 photos on plates, 7 maps in the text, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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A merchant fleet at war

By: Hurd, Archibald

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 59919


Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles and blue decoration, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, boards slightly cocked, no inscriptions. xxiv + 140 pages, 13 colour plates + many monochrome plates, map endpapers View more info

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The fighting retreat to Paris

By: Ingpen, Roger

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34101


Clean smaller format hardback tightly bound in red cloth with black titles & decoration, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, initials on front endpaper, no other marks or inscriptions. 192 pages, map frontispiece, and a large foldout map at the rear. A volume from the 'Daily Telegraph war books' series View more info

Sons and daughters: volume two

By: Kendrick, Michael

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Coalville, Michael Kendrick: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 57258


Clean and tightly bound, large format, paperback original, minor wear to corners, signed & dedicated by the author on the title page, appears little used. 260 pages, many photos & illustrations in the text, preface by Dame Vera Lynn View more info

The war plans of the great powers, 1880 - 1914

By: Kennedy, Paul M. (ed)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 50574


Good reading copy, ex school library with the usual stamps and sellotape marks on the front endpapers, but otherwise clean and complete, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine and has a short closed tear at the bottom edge. xii + 282 pages, bibliography, index View more info

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The history of the Great European War, its causes and effects. Volumes I, II, III, IV, V & VI (1 - 6). 6 books

By: Knight, Stanley Macbean

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Caxton Publishing Company Limited: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62570


6 clean hardbacks tightly bound in maroon cloth with black & gilt titles and black blindstamped decoration, cloth rubbed at edges, spines tanned, some edges faded, endpapers and page edges tanned, no inscriptions, colour frontispieces, maps and black & white plates. Vol I: xiv + 210 pages. Vol II: x + 214 pages. Vol III: some dents to front board, x + 208 pages. Vol IV: xii + 214 pages. Vol V: pulled at top of spine, x + 206 pages. Vol VI: x + 206 pages. Very heavy set... View more info

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The history of Landguard Fort in Suffolk

By: Leslie, Major J. H.

Price: £115.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35043


Clean hardback tightly bound in textured red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners and has a corner creased, faded at the spine, previous owners' inscription on front pastedown ('Edward Gamman 2/Lt RGA (SR), Landguard Fort, August 1916 - Feb 1917'), else internally unmarked. xvi + 142 pages, map frontispiece & 25 plates, subscriber's list, index. Limited edition of 200 copies, this copy is not numbered View more info