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Tha Battle Of Bannockburn: A Study In Medieval Warfare (FINE COPY OF 1999 LATER FACSIMILE PRINTING)

by Mackenzie, W M

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Greystone Books
Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
Later Facsimile Printing
ISBN
9781871048223
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Stevenage, Hertfordshire: Strong Oak Press, 1999. Fine. Later Facsimile Printing. Paperback. vii,119pp. Illustrated with line-drawings of battle diagrams. This work was first published in 1913, and this paperback facsimile reproduces the orinal text and plans complete and unabridged. With Index. The Battle of Bannockburn took place on 23 and 24 June 1314 and was a victory for King of Scots… Read more
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South-East Britain Eternal Battleground (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GREGORY BLAXLAND)

by Blaxland, Gregory

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780905270449
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$38.28

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Rainham, Kent: Meresborough, 1981. NrF/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GREGORY BLAXLAND, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoritative history of battles in south-east Britain, from hillforts and Caesar's Invasions to World War Two. With Appendix-Books Consulted and Index. D/w spine and sunning to edges… Read more
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Accidental Warrior: In The Front Line From Normandy Till Victory (SCARCE PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Picot, Geoffrey

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Greystone Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First Paperback Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780140176261
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$24.61

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London: Penguin, 1994. VG-. First Paperback Edition, Second Printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on title-page. Signing reads, 'With best regards/from/Geoffrey Picot'. xviii,318pp. Illustrated with photographs and maps. The personal account of Geoffrey Picot and the 1st Hampshires from Normandy till victory in World War Two. With Index. Light age-tanning to edges of pages; covers have edge chipping,… Read more
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El Alamein: Desert Victory (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN STRAWSON)

by Strawson, John

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780460044226
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$24.61

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London: J M Dent, 1981. VG+/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN STRAWSON (1921-2014), on front endpaper. Inscription reads, '(For) ---/with deep gratitude for all/your help and with every/good wish for the future/John/July 1985'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and maps. The Battle of El Alamein in 1942 has often… Read more
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Wellington: A Journey Through My Family (SCARCE UPDATED 2015 FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK REISSUE SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JANE WELLESLEY)

by Wellesley, Jane

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Greystone Books
Published
2015
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
2015 Updated Paperback Reissue
ISBN
9781780229300
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$65.62

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London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 2015. VG+. 2015 updated reissue. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JANE WELLESLEY, on title-page. Signing reads, 'Jane Wellesley/June 9th, 2015'. xii,370pp. Illustrated with a 'The Wellesley Family' and photographs. Reissued for the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo. Here, Jane Wellesley's, family memoir paints an altogether more intimate and compelling portrait of the 'Iron Duke'. Jane… Read more
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Soldiers Of The Sea (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hallas, Bernard

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Greystone Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Hardback First Edition
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Great Britain: Privately Published, 1997. VG. First edition. Not dated, (circa 1997). No d/w, (as published). Hardback bound in black cloth lettered gilt on front cover. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on page one. Inscription reads, 'To --- Never be envious of other/peoples memories, your/own could very well be/just as exciting./Yours Aye/B Hallas CHX1219/9-12-97'. The… Read more
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Malta - The Thorn In Rommel's Side: Six Months That Turned The War (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY LADDIE LUCAS)

by Lucas, Laddie

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Greystone Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091744113
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$161.32

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London: Stanley Paul, 1992. NrF/VG+. First edition in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY LADDIE LUCAS, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs. Between June 1940 and December 1942, Malta was one of the most bombed places on earth. The Battle for this diminutive island , no larger than the Isle of Wight, proved to be one of… Read more
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Ulster's Part In The Battle Of The Somme July To November 1916 (FINE COPY OF SCARCE REVISED EDITION)

by Shooter, Lt Col W A

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Greystone Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
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Belfast, Northern Ireland: Somme Association, 1996. Fine. Revised edition. Paperback. 32pp. Illustrated with photographs and a map. A well-researched and authoritative study of the role played by regiments from Ulster, Northern Ireland in the Battle of the Somme, 1916. A fine copy of the SCARCE revised edition. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. Revised Edition. Paperback. Fine.
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Cuthbert Collingwood: The Northumbrian Who Saved The Nation (UNCOMMON PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Griffin, Andrew

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Later Printing
ISBN
9780954869809
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Alston, Cumbria: Mouth Of The Tyne Publications, 2005. NrF. First edition, later printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. (ii),129pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative. biography of Cuthbert Collingwood (1748-1810). He was a Vice Admiral in the Royal Navy, notable as a partner with Lord Nelson in several of the… Read more
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20th Century Battlefields (SCARCE PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Snow, Peter And Dan

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, Fifth Printing
ISBN
9781846072864
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London: BBC Books, 2008. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ----/All the best/Dan Snow Peter Snow'. 368pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and maps. A well-researched and authoritative study of twentieth century battles - from the Western Front to Iraq. Including; First World War, Second… Read more
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Billy Ruffian: The Bellerophon And The Downfall Of Napoleon; The Biography Of A Ship Of The Line, 1782-1836 (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Cordingly, David

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Greystone Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780747565376
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London: Bloomsbury, 2003. VG+/VG+. First edition, fifth printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'For -------/with best wishes/David Cordingly'. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of paintings, sketches, maps and battle plans. A well-researched and authoritative history of HMS Bellerophon, a 74-gun ship of the… Read more
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The Road To Yorktown (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

by Selby, John

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Greystone Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780241892930
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1976. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN SELBY, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of engravings, line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoritative history of the American Revolutionary War: the surrender at Yorktown was the real climax of the war. There, in 1781, at… Read more
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Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendaele: An Eternal Vigil (UNCOMMON FIRST ENGLISH EDITION)

by Deseyne, Andre

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Greystone Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First English Edition
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Belgium: De Zonnebeekse Heemvrienden, 1987. VG+. First English edition. Large format paperback. 38pp. Illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and a map. A guide to the Tyne Cot Cemetery near Passendale, Belgium. The largest British Military Cemetery for British and Commonwealth troops who died at the Battle of Passchendaele in the First World War. With Bibliography. A very good plus copy of… Read more
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The France Of Joan Of Arc (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Haggard, Andrew C P

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Greystone Books
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Stanley Paul, 1911. VG. First edition. No date, (1911). No d/w; now protected in a detachable clear archival acetate d/w. Illustrated. A well-researched and authoritative history of fifteenth century France during the time of Joan of Arc; including social history, political, religious aspects, military and battles (including the Battle Of Agincourt). With Index. Spotting to fore-edge and bottom edge;… Read more
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