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UNIFORMES ET COSTUMES DU 1ER EMPIRE

By: Brosse, J. & Lachouque, H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bordas, Paris: 1972

Seller ID: 58226

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in yellowed, scuffed and faded dustjacket. French text. ; French clothing and fashion during the First Empire. Contemporary colour illustrations showing both male and female clothing with an emphasis on military clothing of the Napoleonic era. ; 224 pages View more info

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THE ANNALS OF THE KING'S ROYAL RIFLE CORPS VOLUME II: THE GREEN JACKET

By: Butler, L. Lieutenant-Colonel.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1923

Seller ID: 54119

Condition: Fair


Hardback without dustjacket (if issued) ; foxing and stain to edge of pages, frontispiece loose; otherwise good in dented, stained, and marked boards. ; A history from 1794 to 1830; primarily dealing with the Peninsular War. Illustrations, and 6 fold-out maps (complete) in rear pocket. (Ownership inscription: 'Presented to the Officers 1st Bn, The King's Royal Rifle Corps by Lieutenant Colonel T. L. Timpson, 1946'. ) ; 348 pages View more info

Image for A SCARLET COAT : UNIFORMS, FLAGS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE WAR OF 1812

A SCARLET COAT : UNIFORMS, FLAGS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE WAR OF 1812

By: Chartrand, R.

Price: £64.99

Publisher: Service Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 57453

ISBN: 1894581598

Condition: New


New hardback copies. ; Uniforms of the British and Canadian cavalry, infantry, artillery, engineer and staff, foreign troops, Upper and Lower Canadian Militia, naval and Indian forces. Illustrated with b/w photographs and four pages of colour illustrations. ; 228 pages View more info

Image for THE HISTORY OF THE RIFLE BRIGADE (THE PRINCE CONSORT'S OWN) FORMERLY THE 95TH

THE HISTORY OF THE RIFLE BRIGADE (THE PRINCE CONSORT'S OWN) FORMERLY THE 95TH

By: Cope, W. H. Sir.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1877

Seller ID: 54118

Condition: Fair


Hardback; pages stained, wrinkled and foxed, crude repairs and stained, loose endpapers; in tatty, stained and damaged boards. Would benefit from re-binding. Sold as a reference copy only. ; A history from formation to 1876. Illustrations & maps (complete) ; +xxvipp, +36pp adverts. ; 537 pages View more info

Image for THE CREEVEY PAPERS : A SELECTION FROM THE CORRESPONDENCE & DIARIES OF THE LATE THOMAS CREEVEY, MP

THE CREEVEY PAPERS : A SELECTION FROM THE CORRESPONDENCE & DIARIES OF THE LATE THOMAS CREEVEY, MP

By: Creevey, T. (Maxwell, H. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1923

Seller ID: 52531

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in dented, marked and faded boards. Reprint. ; Correspondence from 1793 - 1838. Illustrations; +xxvpp. ; 713 pages View more info

Image for L'ARMEE FRANCAISE : AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE FRENCH ARMY 1790-1885

L'ARMEE FRANCAISE : AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE FRENCH ARMY 1790-1885

By: Detaille, E. & Richard, J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Waxtel & Hasenauer: 1992

Seller ID: 62311

ISBN: 0963255800

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; dent to corners of boards, otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; English text reprint of the original two-volume edition. First published in French in 1883 as 'L'Armee Francaise - Types et Uniformes'. Illustrated by Edouard Detaille, with text by Jules Richard. Over b/w 300 illustrations, and 21 colour plates. English text based on a translation by Maureen Carlson Reinertsen. ; 354 pages View more info

Image for THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON AND HIS POLITICAL CAREER AFTER WATERLOO - THE CARICATURISTS' VIEW

THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON AND HIS POLITICAL CAREER AFTER WATERLOO - THE CARICATURISTS' VIEW

By: Du Cann, E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Antique Collectors’ Club Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: 30272

ISBN: 1851493417

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated with colour reproductions of over 100 political cartoons. ; 143 pages View more info

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WELLINGTON

By: Fortescue, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Williams and Norgate, Ltd.: 1925

Seller ID: 60837

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; ex-school library, usual library stamps and markings, foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in dented blue cloth boards. ; Biography of Arthur Wellesley, the Duke of Wellington. With fold-out maps. ; 247 pages View more info

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WELLINGTON

By: Fortescue, J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Ernest Benn Limited: 1960

Seller ID: 48459

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in dented and marked boards. ; Biography of Arthur Wellesley, the Duke of Wellington. ; 255 pages View more info

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FORTESCUE'S A HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY : MAPS VOLUME

By: Fortescue, J. W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Naval & Military Press: 2004

Seller ID: 60672

ISBN: 1845745140

Condition: Fair


Hardback; pages heavily wrinkled and water-stained; maps legible, but sold as a tatty reference copy only, in dented pictorial boards. ; This volume contains the colour maps from Volumes IV to XIII, covering the period from the Campaign of the Netherlands 1793-1795, through the Napoleonic Wars to the Abyssinian Campaign 1867-1868, and the Wars in New Zealand. View more info

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BRITISH NAPOLEONIC FIELD ARTILLERY

By: Franklin, C. E.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Spellmount: 2012

Seller ID: 61738

ISBN: 0752476521

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Reprint. ; The evolution of British Field artillery, the equipment, horse furniture, uniforms, equipment and weapons. Illustrated. ; 264 pages View more info

Image for THE LIFE OF A REGIMENT: THE HISTORY OF THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS FROM ITS FORMATION IN 1794 TO 1816: VOLUME I

THE LIFE OF A REGIMENT: THE HISTORY OF THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS FROM ITS FORMATION IN 1794 TO 1816: VOLUME I

By: Gardyne, C. G. Lt. -Colonel.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Medici Society Ltd.: 1929

Seller ID: 57686

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; foxing to pages otherwise good in marked green cloth boards. ; This first volume deals with the history of the regiment from formation in 1794 to 1816. Illustrations, maps & plans; +xxpp. ; 438 pages View more info

Image for ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ADMIRAL JOHN CHILD PURVIS 1747-1825

ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ADMIRAL JOHN CHILD PURVIS 1747-1825

By: Gordon, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen and Sword Books Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 39092

ISBN: 1844152944

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in faded dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 288 pages View more info

Image for A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY : ENGLAND IN 1815

A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY : ENGLAND IN 1815

By: Halevy, E. (Watkin, E. I. & Barker, D. A. translated.)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Ernest Benn Limited: 1949

Seller ID: 61250

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Second (revised) Edition. Hardback without dustjacket; exlib, usual library stamps, some pencil lining to text, blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in dented library boards. ; A social history; political institutions, economic life, religion and culture. Illustrations. ; 655 pages View more info

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WELLINGTON: A PERSONAL HISTORY

By: Hibbert, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Addison Wesley Longman: 1997

Seller ID: 53739

ISBN: 0201632322

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 460 pages View more info

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WELLINGTON: A PERSONAL HISTORY

By: Hibbert, C.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 1997

Seller ID: 41067

ISBN: 0246138157

Condition: Good


Paperback; good in dented and creased card covers. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 460 pages View more info

Image for THE LIFE OF THE GENERAL, THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR DAVID BAIRD, BART. GCB. KC. & C. (TWO VOLUME SET)

THE LIFE OF THE GENERAL, THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR DAVID BAIRD, BART. GCB. KC. & C. (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Hook, T. E.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley: 1832

Seller ID: 55944

Condition: Good


Two Volume Hardback Set; three quarter leather binding scuffed chipped and part-missing; foxing to endpapers otherwise good, - would benefit from re-binding. ; Fold-out maps; xii+448pp + viii+442pp. View more info

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CARABINIERS 1679-1871

By: Lapray, O. & Louineau, A.

Price: £15.99

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 2013

Seller ID: 44928

ISBN: 2352502748

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Officers and Soldiers series 22. ; Colour uniform illustrations; with historical background. ; Officers and Soldiers; Vol. 22; 82 pages View more info

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CHARLES NAPIER : FRIEND AND FIGHTER 1782-1853

By: Lawrence, R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1952

Seller ID: 62357

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; good in discoloured and torn dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 236 pages View more info

Image for ARTILLERY AND THE GRIBEAUVAL SYSTEM: VOLUME I: THE FOOT ARTILLERY 1786-1815

ARTILLERY AND THE GRIBEAUVAL SYSTEM: VOLUME I: THE FOOT ARTILLERY 1786-1815

By: Letrun, L. & Mongin, J. M.

Price: £21.99

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 2014

Seller ID: 61427

ISBN: 2352503183

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Officers and Soldiers series 23. ; Volume One. Colour illustrations of uniforms and artillery, caissons and equipment. With historical background. ; Officers and Soldiers; Vol. 23; 82 pages View more info

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ARTILLERY AND THE GRIBEAUVAL SYSTEM: VOLUME III

By: Letrun, L. & Mongin, J. M.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 2016

Seller ID: 52360

ISBN: 2352504325

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Officers and Soldiers series 27. ; Volume Three. The Pontoneers, the Bridge Teams, Siege Artillery, Stronghold and Coastal Artillery, Coastal Gunners, Permanent Gunners, Veterans, the Team GTrains and Regimental Artillery. Colour illustrations of uniforms and equipment. With historical background. ; Officers and Soldiers; Vol. 27; 82 pages View more info

Image for ARTILLERY AND THE GRIBEAUVAL SYSTEM: VOLUME II: THE HORSE ARTILLERY AND THE ARTILLERY TRAIN 1786-1815

ARTILLERY AND THE GRIBEAUVAL SYSTEM: VOLUME II: THE HORSE ARTILLERY AND THE ARTILLERY TRAIN 1786-1815

By: Letrun, L. & Mongin, J. M.

Price: £15.99

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 2015

Seller ID: 50148

ISBN: 2352503965

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Officers and Soldiers series 26. ; Volume Two. Colour illustrations of uniforms and artillery, caissons and equipment. With historical background. ; Officers and Soldiers; Vol. 26; 82 pages View more info

Image for A MEMOIR OF THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON IN FOUR BOOKS, WITH A CONCLUDING CHAPTER

A MEMOIR OF THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON IN FOUR BOOKS, WITH A CONCLUDING CHAPTER

By: Mac Farlane, C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Geo. Routledge & Co. , Farrington Street: 1853

Seller ID: 54123

Condition: Fair


Hardback without dustjacket; spine broken, so pages loose but not completely detached; foxing and some creasing to pages, endpapers removed, glue residue to paste-downs in chipped, spine-split, marked and dented boards. A reference copy only. ; 271 pages View more info

Image for THE LIFE OF WELLINGTON: THE RESTORATION OF MARTIAL POWER OF GREAT BRITAIN (TWO VOLUME SET)

THE LIFE OF WELLINGTON: THE RESTORATION OF MARTIAL POWER OF GREAT BRITAIN (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Maxwell, H. Sir.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Company Ltd.: 1900

Seller ID: 54471

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Two Voume Set. Hardbacks issued without dustjackets; foxing to pages otherwise good; in faded and stained original red cloth boards. ; With maps, battle plans, and illustrations. The Waterloo Centenary Edition. With Preface to the Third and Fourth Editions by Herbert Maxwell; xxxivpp+ 405pp; xipp+415pp. View more info

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LIFE OF FIELD-MARSHAL HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON (THREE VOLUME SET)

By: Maxwell, W. H.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: A. H. Baily & Co. , London.:

Seller ID: 54478

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Three Volume Set. Hardbacks without dustjackets; some foxing and age-marks to pages, otherwise a good set in chipped, original leather binding; spine of volume one partially detached. Published 1839, 1840, & 1841. ; Illustrations & maps; xivpp+512pp + xivpp+511pp + xvipp+576pp. View more info

Image for OUTLINES OF MILITARY HISTORY ; OR, A CONCISE ACCOUNT OF THE PRINCIPLE CAMPAIGNS IN EUROPE BETWEEN THE YEARS 1740 AND 1870, BEING THOSE GENERALLY REFERRED TO IN OUR MILITARY TEXT BOOKS

OUTLINES OF MILITARY HISTORY ; OR, A CONCISE ACCOUNT OF THE PRINCIPLE CAMPAIGNS IN EUROPE BETWEEN THE YEARS 1740 AND 1870, BEING THOSE GENERALLY REFERRED TO IN OUR MILITARY TEXT BOOKS

By: Middleton, O. R. Colonel.

Price: £160.00

Publisher: Mitchell & Co. , Military Publishers: N.D.

Seller ID: 60824

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; ex-military library; usual library stamps; pages yellowed and foxed, a few pages loose, dent to corners of pages, in faded, dented and marked original red cloth boards. (No published date, assumed late 1800s). A good working copy of an uncommon study. ; Extracts from various writers; from The First Silesian War to The Franco-German War, 1870. With 44 fold-out plates within the text, 5 fold-out maps in rear pocket (assumed some maps may be mis... View more info

Image for THE CONGRESS OF VIENNA: A STUDY IN ALLIED UNITY 1812-1822

THE CONGRESS OF VIENNA: A STUDY IN ALLIED UNITY 1812-1822

By: Nicolson, H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 2004

Seller ID: 44298

ISBN: 080213744x

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; First published 1946.; 312 pages View more info

Image for THE PAGET BROTHERS 1790-1840

THE PAGET BROTHERS 1790-1840

By: Paget, A. (Lord Hylton, edited. )

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1918

Seller ID: 52321

Condition: Very Good


Hardback without dustjacket; light foxing to pages otherwise very good - recently re-bound in blue cloth boards. First edition. ; A selection from the private correspondence of Sir Arthur Paget. (Material not included in the 1896 two-volume selection of politcal and diplomatic correspondence of Sir Arthur Paget). Illustrations, + xviipp. ; 364 pages View more info

Image for SOLDIER SAILOR: AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT OF AN IRISH FAMILY

SOLDIER SAILOR: AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT OF AN IRISH FAMILY

By: Pakenham, E.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 2007

Seller ID: 44232

ISBN: 029784377X

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; corners of boards dented otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; The Pakenham family, Earls of Longford at the turn of the nineteenth century. Illustrated. ; 269 pages View more info

Image for CLAUSEWITZ AND THE STATE: THE MAN, HIS THEORIES, AND HIS TIMES

CLAUSEWITZ AND THE STATE: THE MAN, HIS THEORIES, AND HIS TIMES

By: Paret, P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 55118

ISBN: 069100806x

Condition: Fair


Paperback; corners of pages dented otherwise good in creased card covers. ; 467 pages View more info

Image for GUNFIRE IN BARBARY: ADMIRAL LORD EXMOUTH’S BATTLE WITH THE CORSAIRS OF ALGIERS IN 1816

GUNFIRE IN BARBARY: ADMIRAL LORD EXMOUTH’S BATTLE WITH THE CORSAIRS OF ALGIERS IN 1816

By: Perkins, R. & Douglas-Morris, K. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kenneth Mason: 1982

Seller ID: 25035

ISBN: 0859372715

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; lean to spine, edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 200 pages View more info

Image for STOPPING NAPOLEON: WAR AND INTRIGUE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

STOPPING NAPOLEON: WAR AND INTRIGUE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

By: Pocock, T.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: John Murray: 2004

Seller ID: 60827

ISBN: 0719562902

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; ownership stamp to title page, dent to margin of pages otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; The naval and military operations in the Mediterranean and Adriatic and on their shores during the decade following the Battle of Trafalgar. Maps & illustrations. ; 262 pages View more info

Image for THE DEVIL HIMSELF: THE MUTINY OF 1800

THE DEVIL HIMSELF: THE MUTINY OF 1800

By: Pope, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Allison Press / Secker & Warburg: 1987

Seller ID: 55121

ISBN: 0436377519

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 186 pages View more info

Image for FESTUNGSBAUTEN DER MONARCHIE : DIE K.K.- UND K.U.K.-BEFESTIGUNGEN VON NAPOLEON BIS PETIT TRIANON, EINE TYPOLOGISCHE STUDIE (GERMAN TEXT)

FESTUNGSBAUTEN DER MONARCHIE : DIE K.K.- UND K.U.K.-BEFESTIGUNGEN VON NAPOLEON BIS PETIT TRIANON, EINE TYPOLOGISCHE STUDIE (GERMAN TEXT)

By: Rolf, R.

Price: £39.99

Publisher: Prak Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 56838

ISBN: 9081709518

Condition: New


New hardback copies. German text. ; A typological study. The development of Austrian and Austro-Hungarian fortifications from the Napoleonic period to the First World War. Colour photographs, illustrations and plans. ; 336 pages View more info

Image for IN LOVE AND WAR : SIR HARRY SMITH & LADY SMITH

IN LOVE AND WAR : SIR HARRY SMITH & LADY SMITH

By: Rooney, D. & Scott, M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2008

Seller ID: 54808

ISBN: 1844158403

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Illustrated. ; 196 pages View more info

Image for THE NAVAL WAR OF 1812

THE NAVAL WAR OF 1812

By: Roosevelt, T. (Brands, H. W. Introduction. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 1999

Seller ID: 40323

ISBN: 0306809109

Condition: Good


Paperback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in card covers. ; First published 1882; with new Introduction. Illustrated. ; 476 pages View more info

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RAGLAN: FROM THE PENINSULA TO THE CRIMEA

By: Sweetman, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2010

Seller ID: 40485

ISBN: 1848842422

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; Illustrations & maps. (First published 1993.) ; 384 pages View more info

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RAGLAN: FROM THE PENINSULA TO THE CRIMEA

By: Sweetman, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1993

Seller ID: 40274

ISBN: 1854090593

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; bookshop tag to interior of board otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 384 pages View more info

Image for WELLINGTON AFTER WATERLOO

WELLINGTON AFTER WATERLOO

By: Thompson, N.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1986

Seller ID: 52413

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in faded dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 303 pages View more info

Image for A FRIGATE OF KING GEORGE: LIFE AND DUTY ON A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR

A FRIGATE OF KING GEORGE: LIFE AND DUTY ON A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR

By: Vale, B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: I. B. Tauris: 2001

Seller ID: 43660

ISBN: 1860646549

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased and scuffed dustjacket. ; Life on board the 42-gun frigate HMS Doris during the reigns of George III and George IV, from her launch from Bombay in 1807 to her retirement at Valpariso in 1829. Illustrated. ; 216 pages View more info

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LIFE OF THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON

By: Waite, R. (Creighton, M. Rev. edited. )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Rivingtons, Waterloo Place, London: 1884

Seller ID: 54115

Condition: Good


Hardback without dustjacket; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in marked in green cloth boards.. ; Historical Biographies, New edition. Illustrations & fold-out maps. ; 315 pages View more info

Image for THE ADVENTURES OF JOHN WETHERELL : THE AUTHENTIC DIARY OF A 19TH CENTURY BRITISH SEAMAN

THE ADVENTURES OF JOHN WETHERELL : THE AUTHENTIC DIARY OF A 19TH CENTURY BRITISH SEAMAN

By: Wetherell, J. (Forester, C. S. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd.: 1954

Seller ID: 60985

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; good in torn and creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The diary of a British seaman who was impressed into the navy to fight the French. The diary covers the period from February 1803 to May 1814. Illustrated. Edited, with New Introduction by C. S. Forester. ; 275 pages View more info

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BRITISH ARTILLERY ON LAND AND SEA 1790-1820

By: Wilkinson-Latham, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1973

Seller ID: 33510

ISBN: 0715354485

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in price-clipped and creased dustjacket. ; Detailed study of British military and naval artillery, including gun carriage construction, armament types and projectiles. Also includes details on the side arms, uniforms and associated equipment. Over 60 black & white plates. ; 112 pages View more info

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THE FIGHTING TEMERAIRE

By: Willis, S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Quercus: 2009

Seller ID: 62244

ISBN: 1847249981

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; The first book in the 'Hearts of Oak' trilogy. Maps & illustrations; +xxviiipp. ; 323 pages View more info

Image for A MEMOIR OF FIELD-MARSHAL THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON; WITH INTERSPERSED NOTICES OF HIS PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATES IN COUNSEL, AND COMPANIONS AND OPPONENTS IN ARMS (TWO VOLUME SET)

A MEMOIR OF FIELD-MARSHAL THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON; WITH INTERSPERSED NOTICES OF HIS PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATES IN COUNSEL, AND COMPANIONS AND OPPONENTS IN ARMS (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Wilson, J.M.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: A, Fullerton and Co.: N.D.

Seller ID: 54470

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Two Voume Set. Hardbacks issued without dustjackets; foxing to edge of pages otherwise good; later half-leather binding scuffed and chipped. (No published date, circa late 1800s). ; Illustrations & maps; 644pp; viiipp+632pp. View more info

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THE FIRST GOLDEN AGE OF ROCKETRY

By: Winter, F. H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institute: 1990

Seller ID: 39752

ISBN: 0874749875

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in torn and creased dustjacket. ; Congreve and Hale rockets of the nineteenth century; a detailed study of their development, impact and uses. Illustrated. ; 321 pages View more info

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THE FRENCH VETERAN FROM THE REVOLUTION TO THE RESTORATION

By: Woloch, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill: 1979

Seller ID: 62318

ISBN: 0807813567

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in heavily faded dustjacket. ; Detailed study of French war veterans from the end of the Old Regime to the 1820s. Public policy and the institutions that served it (notably the Hotel des Invalides). A social, military and political history. ; 392 pages View more info

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THE LIFE OF FIELD-MARSHAL ARTHUR, DUKE OF WELLINGTON (TWO VOLUME SET)

By: Yonge, C. D.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, Ltd.: 1860

Seller ID: 54477

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Two Voume Set. Hardbacks without dustjackets; foxing to pages otherwise good; in later (crude, library? ) binding. ; Fold-out map, xivpp+670pp; + ixpp+647pp, + catalogue of publications. View more info