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French West Africa (2 Volumes Complete)

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Naval Intelligence Division.: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004141

Condition: Very Good


Hardcovers with faded spines and some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, no Jackets. First edition, pp xii, 436, xvi, 596, numerous b&w illustrations and maps, fold out maps, indices. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Illustrated London News: The Complete Second World War, September 1939 - December 1945 - 13 Volumes Complete.

By: N/A

Price: £7,500.00

Publisher: The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005629

Condition: Near Fine


13 Volumes. Large hardcovers (36x26cm) in blue cloth, bound for the Library of The Gordon Highlanders, gilt titles on spines, Gordon Highlanders cap badge in gilt on front covers, some light shelfwear but overall in Near Fine condition. This large, complete and unique set of 13 volumes of the weekly London Illustrated News covers every aspect of the Second World War in great detail. Volume 1: 2 September - 30 December 1939, pp 614, Covers the first four months, including countless articles and illustrations mainly concerning the beginning of the Second World War which officially began the d... View more info

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SMERSH: Stalin's Secret Weapon.

By: Birstein, Vadim J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Biteback, 2011. 9781849541084: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2281

ISBN: 1849541086

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly edgworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 512, b&w illustrations, notes, index. Soviet military intelligence in the Second World War. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Debs at War: How Wartime Changed Their Lives, 1939-1945

By: De Courcy, Anne

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004758

ISBN: 0297829300

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper in otherwise Near Fine condition. First edition, dedicated to a previous owner and signed "Anne" with name crossed out on title page, pp xiv, 258, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. View more info

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Biggles Defies the Swastika.

By: Johns, W.E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Armada, May Fair, 1965.: 1965

Seller ID: 1984

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, some creasing to covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. pp 159. A classic Biggles adventure. S27. View more info

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The Submarine Alliance (Anatomy of the Ship Series)

By: Lambert, John & Hill, David.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004838

ISBN: 085177380X

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelf wear and a small crease to rear cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 120, b&w illustrations and diagrams. View more info

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The Building of an Empire: Italian Land Policy and Practice in Ethiopia 1935-1941 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Larebo, Haile M.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004113

ISBN: 0198202628

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvii, 350, tables, maps, appendices, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Secret Underground Cities.

By: McCamley, N.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper, 1999. 0850525853: 1999

Seller ID: 917

ISBN: 0850525853

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. Reprint, pp xi, 273, b&w illustrations, index. A history of tunnels and mines used by the government in the run up to the Second World War to proctect munitions. S13. View more info

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British Forces Motorcycles 1925 - 45

By: Orchard Chris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005459

ISBN: 1840150122

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with illustrated laminated boards in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good+ condition now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. Second edition, pp vi,186, b&w illustrations, tables. View more info

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The Life of Graham Greene: 3 Volume Set

By: Sherry, Norman.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005909

ISBN: 0224026542

Condition: Fine


3 Volumes complete 1989-2004. Hardcovers in Fine condition, some very minor shelfwear to dustwrappers but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Uniform First editions, pp xxi, 783, xxi, 562, xxxiii, 906, b&w illustrations in each volume, notes, bibliography, index. Volume 1: One of the great novelist of his time, Graham Greene guarded his privacy, until he allowed Norman Sherry complete access to letters and diaries, and gave consent to this full and frank biography in three parts - the first taking Greene's life up to the beginning of the Second World War. Volume 2: The book encompasses the mos... View more info

The Railway Magazine (set of two volumes of six magazines each.) 1918

By: The Railway Magazine.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: The Railway Magazine: 1918

Seller ID: 005746

Condition: Very Good


Two Hardback volumes with some shelf wear, small tears and bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. SCARCE. Set of two volumes of six magazines each. Combined pages of the two volumes is pp 848. With b&w illustrations. With index. The Railway Magazine (set of two volumes of six magazines each.) Volume One has six frontispiece illustrations. Facing page one: colour photo of: North British Railway 4-4-0. Superheated Main Line Engine No411. Facing page 73:colour photo: Great Western Railway 4-6-0 'Star' Class locomotive No 4041 Prince of Wales. Facing page143: b&w double p... View more info

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The Railway Magazine: One volume of six magazines, 1917.

By: The Railway Magazine.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: The Railway Magazine: 1917

Seller ID: 005830

Condition: Very Good


One Hardback volume of six magazines with some shelf wear and bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. SCARCE. In blue cloth covered boards with black lettering. With b&w illustrations. With pp 422 and index. The Railway Magazine, set of one volume of six magazines January to June 1917. With frontispiece illustrations in every magazine. Facing page One: RMSP Mail Steamer of the 'A' Class at Bahia, Brazil. (Colour pull-out.) Facing page 69: Highland Railway, 4-4-0 Express Locomotive, no 73, 'Snaigow'. Facing page141: Midland Railway: Single Bogie Express Locomotive 4-2-2 Typ... View more info

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Dawn Will Always Break (Ex Tenebris Lux).

By: Waller, Allan Lansley.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Allan Lansley Waller VRD, 1997. 0953159604: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 706

ISBN: 0953159604

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good condition - small stain to one page, slight edgewear; First edition, pp 108, b&w illustrations, glossary. The story of the authors time in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserves (R.N.V.R.) during the Second World War in the Royal Naval Patrol Service. S6. View more info

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A History of the Black Watch in the Great War, 1914-1918. Three Volumes.

By: Wauchope, Major-General A.G.

Price: £295.00

Publisher: The Medici Society Ltd., 1925/26.: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2985

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes in Hardback, in VERY GOOD condition. In attractive blue cloth covers with gold Black Watch emblem on covers. No Dustwrappers issued, hand-cut pages, in glassine cover. FIRST EDITIONS, with illustrations, maps and drawings. Volume I: Regular Army. 1st, 2nd and 3rd battalions. With frontispiece picture of a soldier on the road to Arras, 1916. With foreword by General The Right Hon. Sir John G. Maxwell.With appendices I: Record of Officers' Service; II: Summary of Casualties. III: Casualties- Officers; IV: Nominal Roll of Warrant Ofiicers, Non-Commisioned Officers and Men killed in ... View more info