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The War in the Far East 1904-1905 By the Military Correspondent of 'The Times'

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The War in the Far East 1904-1905 By the Military Correspondent of 'The Times'

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About This Item

With numerous maps and plans by Percy Fisher. xvi, 656 pp. Frontispiece & 11 other b/w photographic illustrations. With large folding loose map - Map of Port Arthur and its Defences (soiled at edges). An account of the Russo-Japanese War taken from a series of articles contributed to The Times. Intermittent foxing in text especially in vicinity of maps. Front hinge cracked. Previous owner's signature 'Hugh Dawnay' March 1906 on ffep. Major Hon Hugh Dawnay was the son of Viscount Downe. He was killed in action in the first Battle of Ypres on 6 November 1914. He was decorated with the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine.Top edge gilt. Overall condition VG.

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Bookseller
Owl Books IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
7922
Title
The War in the Far East 1904-1905 By the Military Correspondent of 'The Times'
Author
Military Correspondent of The Times.:
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: John Murray, 1905.
Keywords
Russo-Japanese War, Russia, Japan, Military

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hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
Cloth
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
cracked
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