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Image for World Bayonets: Eighteen Hundred to the Present Day - An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors

World Bayonets: Eighteen Hundred to the Present Day - An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors

By: Anthony Carter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006423

ISBN: 0853688559

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in light blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine in Fine condition, price clipped dustwrapper with 1987/88 Price Guide sticker in Fine condition. Second edition, pp xx, 62, b&w illustrations, 1987/88 Price Guide. View more info

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British Military Longarms, 1715-1865

By: Bailey, De Witt

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006477

ISBN: 0853688354

Condition: Fine


Hardcover, gilt titles to spine, previous owners bookplate but otherwise in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. Revised 1986 Edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, addenda. View more info

Image for European Arms and Armour; with Short Descriptions, Historical and Critical Notes and Numerous Illustrations.

European Arms and Armour; with Short Descriptions, Historical and Critical Notes and Numerous Illustrations.

By: Camp, S.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationary Office, 1924.: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1426

Condition: Very Good


Part 1 (Gallery VII) Paperback, with some edgewear and creasing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. 6th edition, pp xvi, 130, xviii, with 16 b&w plates showing various pieces and sets of armour. A catalogue of European Arms and Armour from the Wallace Collection. SCARCE. s22. View more info

Image for Herald's Commemorative Exhibition 1484 - 1934.

Herald's Commemorative Exhibition 1484 - 1934.

By: College of Arms.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co. Ltd: 1934

Seller ID: 007696

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet in Very Good condition, with previous owner's book plate. With pp55, fromtispiece photo of a drawing by Van Dyck of the Heralds of Charles I. Preface by Archibald G.B. Russell, Lancaster Herald, a chapter titled: The Herald's House by Oswald Barron. List of the items held at the exhibition. View more info

Image for Arms and Armour in the Banqueting Hall Edinburgh Castle.

Arms and Armour in the Banqueting Hall Edinburgh Castle.

By: Ffoulkes, C.J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1938

Seller ID: 005612

Condition: Very Good


Saddle stitched pamphlet, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Published in 1938, pp 16, b&w frontis of the hall, a catalogue of arms and armour in the banqueting hall at Edinburgh Castle. View more info

Image for Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Statistical, Biographical and Historical. Six Volumes Complete.

Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Statistical, Biographical and Historical. Six Volumes Complete.

By: Groome, Francis H.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: William Mackenzie: 1895

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 007517

Condition: Very Good


Six Volumes Complete. Hardcovers in blue cloth, gilt titles on spine and coat of arms to front boards, some rubbing to head and foot of spines, corners and edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. New edition, pp 288, 272, 280, 288, 292, 334, b&w plates, fold out maps of counties, Bartholomew's map of Scotland pasted on rear endpaper of final volume. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 4KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

Image for A Display of Heraldry: Manifesting a more easie access to the Knowledge thereof than hath been hitherto published by any, through the benefit of Method; Whereunto it is now reduced by the Study and Industry of John Guillim; Late Pursuivant of Arms. To which is added a Treatise of Honour Military and Civil, by Capt. John Logan According to Laws and Customs of England.

A Display of Heraldry: Manifesting a more easie access to the Knowledge thereof than hath been hitherto published by any, through the benefit of Method; Whereunto it is now reduced by the Study and Industry of John Guillim; Late Pursuivant of Arms. To which is added a Treatise of Honour Military and Civil, by Capt. John Logan According to Laws and Customs of England.

By: Guillim, John; Logan, John.

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, S. Roycroft: 1679

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 005616

Condition: Very Good


Folio hardcover in presumed original full leather binding, spine and boards very worn, leather worn and dry, some gilt tooling visible to edges of boards, internally in Very Good condition, some slight offsetting from illustrations but no foxing. Fifth enlarged edition, pp 317, 181, full page engravings, index to rear. A Display of Heraldry: Manifesting a more easie access to the Knowledge thereof than hath been hitherto published by any, through the benefit of Method; Whereunto it is now reduced by the Study and Industry of John Guillim; Late Pursuivant of Arms. To which is added a Treatise... View more info

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The Illustrated Catalogue of European Arms and Armour, parts I and II.

By: HMO

Price: £95.00

Publisher: HMO: 1924

Seller ID: 006173

Condition: Very Good


Set of two volumes, in brown illustrated covers, with gilt lettering. With b&w illustrations, index, in Very Good condition. The Illustrated Catalogue of European Arms and Armour, parts I and II. View more info

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Simple Heraldry: Cheerfully Illustrated.

By: Moncrieffe, Iain & Pottinger, Don.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1963: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1552

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, no dustwrapper. Tenth impression of the first edition, pp64. Fully illustrated in colour by Don Pottinger, herald painter extraordinary to the Court of the Lord Lyon King of Arms. An amusing look at the origins and use of coats of arms to identify or celebrate monarchs, countries, families, businesses, military units, etc. The colourful drawings illustrate and explain coats of arms, badges, flags, signifying headgear, and other heraldic items of actual persons and institutions. View more info

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The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330

By: Mortimer, Ian.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: JONATHAN CAPE: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005479

ISBN: 0224062492

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, with black cloth covers in near Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in near Fine condition. First edition, With pp246 and index. The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330. One night in August 1323 a captive rebel baron, Sir Roger Mortimer, drugged his guards and escaped from the Tower of London. With the king's men-at-arms in pursuit he fled to the south coast, and sailed to France. There he was joined by Isabella, the Queen of England, who threw herself into his arms. A year later, as lovers, they returned with an invading army: King Edward II's forces crumbled... View more info

Image for Lays of the Deer Forest with Sketches of Olden and Modern Deer-Hunting; Traits of Natural History in the Forest: Traditions of the Clans; Miscellaneous Notes.

Lays of the Deer Forest with Sketches of Olden and Modern Deer-Hunting; Traits of Natural History in the Forest: Traditions of the Clans; Miscellaneous Notes.

By: Sobieski, John & Stuart, Charles Edward.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons Ltd.: 1848

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006104

Condition: Very Good


Two Volumes Complete. Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with embossed pattern, gilt titles to spine and gilt coat of arms on from boards, some light shelfwear, corners bumped and some light marking, previous owners bookplate, light foxing throughout but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 381, 560, b&w frontispieces, index, Corrigenda. 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

Image for Jacobite Letters To Lord Pitsligo 1745-1746 Preserved At Fettercairn House.

Jacobite Letters To Lord Pitsligo 1745-1746 Preserved At Fettercairn House.

By: Tayler, Alistair and Henrietta.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Milne & Hutchison: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006501

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth covered boards with gilt coat of arms on front board and titles to spine, previous owners bookplate and stamp in ink on front endpapers, some light spotting to endpapers, head and foot of spine, corners rubbed but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 133, b&w illustrations with tissue guards, index. View more info

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Architect of Victory: Douglas Haig

By: Walter Reid

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006645

ISBN: 1841585173

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xiii, 555, b&w plates, notes, bibliography, index. Haig masterminded a British-led victory over a continental opponent on a scale that has never been matched before or since. Whereas Wellington commanded forces at Waterloo in which the British were only a minority, in the final stages of the war, Haig controlled a vast British Army, which had grown from a mere six divisions to sixty over the course of the war. The British Army in France in 1918 compromised nearly three million men - only a third less than the population of ... View more info

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From Sphinx To Oracle.

By: White, Silva.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1899.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1466

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in prize binding from Felixstowe College with illustration in black to front, gilt coat of arms to rear with gilt titles to spine. First edition, pp xii, 277, b&w illustrations and colour fold out map to rear, index. The chronical of a journey around Egypt. View more info

Image for A Voyage up The Mediterranean in His Majesty's Ship The Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, K.B. now Viscount and Baron Nelson of the Nile and Duke of Bronte in Sicily, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798 and a Detail of events that occurred subsequent to the battle in various parts of the Mediterranean.

A Voyage up The Mediterranean in His Majesty's Ship The Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, K.B. now Viscount and Baron Nelson of the Nile and Duke of Bronte in Sicily, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798 and a Detail of events that occurred subsequent to the battle in various parts of the Mediterranean.

By: Willyams, Rev. Cooper.

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: London, T. Bensley, Bolt Court for J. White, Horace's Head, Fleet Street.: 1802

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004455

Condition: Very Good


30x25cm approx, Folio with presumed original leather covered boards with gilt tooling to borders, possible newer spine bound under board leather, five raised bands, gilt titles and details including gilt stamped ships and date to foot, board edges rubbed with some leather loss to corners presumed original marbled endpapers with previous owners bookplates, repairs to internal hinges done with similar marbled paper, browning to edges of prelims, all edges marbled in Very Good condition commensurate with age.. First edition, pp xxiii, 309, Dedication with the Earl of St. Vincent's Arms engraved,... View more info