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Bernard Cornwell Sharpe Box Set  Sharpe's Triumph / Sharpe's Tiger /  Sharpe's Fortress
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Bernard Cornwell Sharpe Box Set Sharpe's Triumph / Sharpe's Tiger / Sharpe's Fortress

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harper. As New; Colection of three novels complete in slip case still in original . shrink wrap. Heavy set of books and priced accordingly.. 2009. First Edition Thus. Paperback. The first three novels in the chronological history of Richard Sharpe covering his exploits in India. ; 9780007856268 .

$31.44

A Person From England And Other Travellers
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A Person From England And Other Travellers

By Maclean, Fitzroy

London: Readers Union/Jonathan Cape. Very Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, lightly sunned spine, ink name . to rear endpaper. ; Red cloth boards with gilt lettering and motifs to . spine. Nice tight copy.. 1959. Reprint. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 384 pages; A history of some of the individuals that played The Great Game. The men who risked much to penetrate into Central Asia from the Caspian Sea to the Karakoram, from the Khyber Pass to Siberia. A vast expanse that separated the Russian and British Empires, and that both sought to control. .

$8.77

The Washing of the Spears
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The Washing of the Spears

By Morris, Donald R

London: Sphere Books Limited. Good; Some reading creases and edge wear, tape shadows and old dealer ink . stamps to front endpaper. ; Nice tight good reading copy.. 1970. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; 672 pages; The rise and fall of the Zulu Nation under Shaka and its fall in the Zulu War of 1879 including details of the battle of Isandhlwana and the defense of Roake's Drift. ; 0722162367 .

$7.25

Sharpe's Eagle Richard Sharpe and Talavera Campaign, July 1809
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Sharpe's Eagle Richard Sharpe and Talavera Campaign, July 1809

By Cornwell, Bernard

New York: Penguin Books. Very Good; Some cover scuffing and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no . names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo by Thomas Lindley.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Sharpe Series; 288 pages; Richard Sharpe, bold, professional and ruthless, goes to war. Once a private, now he leads his men into action in the bloodiest battle of the war. The danger is as great from his enemies on his own side as from those across the battlefield. But through treachery and gunsmoke, through swordfight and bloody warfare, Sharpe saves his own life and the honour of the regiment. ; 0140099212 .

$5.79

With Moore At Corunna
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With Moore At Corunna

By Henty, G A

London: Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good+ with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, sunned spine with small . rub at top, corners lightly bumped, gutter cracked at half title. Gift . message opposite half title " A R Haigh Oct 19th 1913 from Edward". ; . Pictorial red cloth boards with gilt lettering to front cover and spine, . olivine edges and endpapers. Illustrated with 8 plates by Walter Paget, . Sidney's younger brother. Undated but assumed circa inscription date.. 1913. Reprint. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; 384 pages; An old fashioned ripping yarn for which this author was so noted during the 19th century. A Tale of the Peninsular War where our young hero, Terrance O'Connor, an ensign in His Majesty's Mayo Fusiliers forms part of the Army commanded by Sir Arthur Wellesley sent to the Iberian Peninsular. .

$21.76

Redcoat
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Redcoat

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Sphere Books Limited. Very Good-; Minor reading creases and edge wear, inside covers toned. ; . Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Wrap around cover artwork by . Edward Mortelmans.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 405 pages; Philadelphia 1777, a city at war - not just between American and British, but with itself. For an occupied city throws together loyalist and patriot, soldier and civilian, man and woman; divides families and breeds treachery. ; 0747400822 .

$6.53

The Nizam's Daughters
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The Nizam's Daughters

By Mallinson, Allan

London: Bantam Books. Very Good-; Some reading and cover creases, slightly cocked spine, paper . starting to tone. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Wrap around cover . artwork by Chris Collingwood.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. Trade PB . Fifth Printing; The Matthew Hervey series; Vol. 2; 416 pages; Fresh from the field of Waterloo a young British cavalry officer, newly appointed aide-de-camp to the Duke of Wellington, is given a secret mission. Matthew Hervey must journey to India as the princely state of Chintal is threatened by intrigue from within and military force from without. ; 0553507141 .

$6.53

Sharpe's Enemy Richard Sharpe and the Defence of Portugal, Christmas 1812
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Sharpe's Enemy Richard Sharpe and the Defence of Portugal, Christmas 1812

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harper Collins. Very Good+; Light reading creases and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, . no names or marks inside. Cover artwork detail from Wellington in Spain by . Robert Alexander Hillingford.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Twenty-Seventh Printing; The Sharpe Series; 352 pages; Newly promoted Major Sharpe leads a small force into the mountains to rescue a well-born women held hostage by a rabble of deserters. One of whom is his old enemy - Sergeant Hakeswill. ; 0006170137 .

$6.53

Sharpe's Rifles Richard Sharpe and the French Invasion of Galicia, January  1809
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Sharpe's Rifles Richard Sharpe and the French Invasion of Galicia, January 1809

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harper Collins. Very Good+; Light reading creases and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, . no names or marks inside. Cover artwork The Rearguard by James Prinsep . Beadle.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Thirtieth Printing; The Sharpe Series; 352 pages; Winter 1809, and the French are winning the war in Spain. Cut off from the retreating British Army, Lieutenant Sharpe and his men find an unlikely ally - a Spanish cavalry officer. But Major Blas Vivar has his own plans - plans that will lead Sharpe and his men into a suicidal situation. ; 0006176976 .

$5.79

Badge Of Glory
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Badge Of Glory

By Reeman, Douglas

London: Arrow Books. Very Good; Some reading and cover creasing, light foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block, paper starting to tone. ; Nice tight copy, no . names inside.. 1983. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Blackwood Family Series; Vol. 1; 370 pages; August 1850, Captain Philip Blackwood of the Royal Marines rejoins his ship HMS Audacious bound for West Africa to stamp out the slave trade. ; 0099321009 .

$3.99

And Wait For The Night
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And Wait For The Night

By Corrington, John

London: Panther. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, slightly concaved spine, some shelf . wear, ink name to inside front cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges . of reading block, slight water staining to top edge of early leaves. ; . Nice tight copy. Wrap around cover artwork by Leonard.. 1967. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 528 pages; An epic saga of the American Civil War and it's aftermath when the defeated Southerners had to learn to live under the oppressive rule of the Yankee army of occupation. .

$5.79

The Zulu War Journal Of Colonel Henry Harford C. B.
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The Zulu War Journal Of Colonel Henry Harford C. B.

By Child, Daphne (editor)

Pietermaritzburg: Shuter & Shooter. Fair in Very Good dust jacket; Ex library copy, usual stamps and marks . inside, missing front endpaper, corners lightly bumped, some shelf wear to . boards, a few internal stains. ; Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to . front and spine, map endpapers. Unclipped DJ protected by clear library . sleeve. Illustrated with photo plates of Harford's sketches made during . the campaign and more detailed work based on his work that appeared in the . London Illustrated News.. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-Library . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 88 pages; Colonel Henry Charles Harford C. B. Served as a young man in the Zulu War of 1879, and was Staff Officer to Commandant Lonsdale of the 3rd Regiment, Natal Native Contingent. He kept a journal in which he recorded his experiences and original observations. In his journal Harford, who was with Lord Chelmsford's Column, tells of the initial skirmishes of the war and of the disaster at Isandhlwana and the defence of Rorke's Drift. He describes the recovery at Fugitives' Drift of the Queen's Colour of the 1st Battalion, 24th Regiment, claiming that he was personally responsible for finding the standard. Later, on resuming the Adjutancy of his own regiment, the 99th, he took part in the hunt for the Zulu king, Cetshwayo. ; 0869852736 .

$29.02

A Close Run Thing
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A Close Run Thing

By Mallinson, Allan

London: Bantam Books. Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear, tiny ding to front cover, . light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, . no names inside. Wrap around cover artwork by Chris Collingwood.. 2000. Reprint. Paperback. Trade PB . Ninth Printing; The Matthew Hervey series; Vol. 1; 384 pages; Upon the field of Waterloo a young British cavalry officer goes about his duty. But Cornet Matthew Hervey of the 6th Light Dragoons will suddenly find himself allotted the role of hero. ; 0553507133 .

$6.96

The Gun
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The Gun

By Forester, C. S.

St Albans: Triad Mayflower. Very Good-; Light reading and cover creases, light shelf wear, old dealer . sticker on top of previous sticker tear to front cover, slight stain to . rear cover, paper starting to tone. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. . Cover artwork by Richard Clifton-Dey.. 1979. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 186 pages; An eighteen pounder bronze cannon, thirteen feet long and weighing nearly three tons, abandoned by the Spanish Army as it retreated before Napoleon. But in the hands of a small group of guerrilla irregulars it became a rallying point, it was simply "The Gun". ; 0583129226 .

$4.34

Monitor The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose  Invention Changed the Course of History
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Monitor The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History

By Dekay, James Terius

London: Pimlico. Near Fine; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1999. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 247 pages; On March 9 1862, an epic battle was fought that not only affected the course of the American Civil War, but forever changed the face of naval warfare. This is the saga of arguably the most famous ship in American history, of the events leading up to and following the battle, and of the people who made them happen. ; 0712665390 .

$10.15

A Few Painted Feathers
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A Few Painted Feathers

By Longstreet, Stephen

London: Panther. Very Good; Light reading creases and edge wear, some sunning to rear cover . and spine. ; Panther Books 1936. Nice tight copy, no names or marks . inside. Cover artwork by Hayes.. 1965. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 320 pages; Historical novel set during the American War of Independance. .

$7.25

A Call To Arms
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A Call To Arms

By Mallinson, Allan

London: Bantam Books. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, slightly slanted spine. ; Nice . tight copy, no names or marks inside. Wrap around cover artwork by Chris . Collingwood.. 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; The Matthew Hervey Series; Vol. 4; 389 pages; It is 1819 and Matthew Hervey is mourning the death of his wife and disillusioned with military life. But a chance encounter in Rome with the poet Shelley leads him to rethink his future and soon he is heading back to India once more. ; 0553815628 .

$7.25

Sharpe's Fortress Richard Sharpe and the Seige of Gawilghur, December 1803
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Sharpe's Fortress Richard Sharpe and the Seige of Gawilghur, December 1803

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harpercollins. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, slightly cocked spine, old . dealer inkstamp to front endpaper. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. . Cover artwork by David Scutt.. 1999. First Edition. Paperback. Trade PB . First Printing; The Sharpe Series; 302 pages; 1803, and Sharpe is now an officer in Wellesley's army which is seeking to end the Mahratta War. Sharpe however is more worried that someone has stolen his treasure, the jewels of the Tippoo Sultan. ; 0002259303 .

$14.21

Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October  1805
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Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October 1805

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harper Collins. Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, some shelf wear and scuffing to . boards, slight crimping to spine and rear board, slight wear to edges of . reading block. ; Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Good . reading copy, no names or marks inside. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; The Sharpe Series; 277 pages; 1805 and Ensign Richard Sharpe is on his way home from India. But treachery abounds and a French ship carries a treaty that could ignite India into war against the British if she isn't stopped. ; 0002258749 .

$15.71

Sharpe's Prey Richard Sharpe and the Expedition to Copenhagen, 1807
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Sharpe's Prey Richard Sharpe and the Expedition to Copenhagen, 1807

By Cornwell, Bernard

London: Harpercollins Publishers. Near Fine; Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, . appears unread. Cover artwork by David Scutt.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. Trade PB . Second Printing; The Sharpe Series; 261 pages; 1807, and Lieutenant Richard Sharpe is offered a new job - go to Copenhagen, deliver a bribe and so stop a war. ; 0002258773 .

$23.21

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