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Great Domesday Book: Yorkshire: County Edition 3-Volume Set Limited Edition

By Palliser, D.M., F. R. Thorn, et al

London, UK: Alecto Historical Editions, 1987. First printing, limited to 1,000 copies, of which this is #383. The three volumes were published from 1987 to 1992. Three volumes, all over-sized folio format in brown and beige cloth with gilt spine titles, slipcase. First volume: Domesday Book: Studies, 179 pp., many ills., glossary, biblio, appendices, index. Second volume: The Yorkshire Domesday: Introduction & Translation, 120 pp. + translations, maps, biblio, index. Third volume: The Yorkshire Domesday: Folios and Maps, about 100 un-numbered pages of facsimiles plus 4 large folding maps in pocket. All three volumes in unread condition with no owner's marks, minor spotting to covers. Slipcase is splitting along some seams and has been reinforced with transparent tape. A superb set. Overseas shipping will be more expensive due to the size and weight of this set.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.


History of Singapore, 1819-1975

By Turnbull, C.Mary

Kuala Lumpur : Oxford University Press, 1977. First printing. 383 pp., photos, biblio, index, octavo format. Text is Fine with no owner's marks, no wear. Dustjacket is not price-clipped, just has light edge-wear and one very short edge-tear to the rear at the base of the spine. A very attractive Fine/Nearly Fine copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Trade Unions Ordinance 1940 Amended to 1952 (+ ephemera)

By Colony of Singapore

Singapore: Government Printing Office & Horslin , 1952. First printing. 44 pages, octavo format, green card covers. Includes: Trade Union Ordinance, 1940, Trade Union Regulations, 1941, Trade Unions (Government Officers - Exemption) Notification, 1951. Very Good copy with original owner's signature on inside cover (former Assistant Superintendent, British Colonial Police Force, Singapore), light wear to covers. Plus: 1955 Colony of Singapore publication of Governor's Assent of "An Ordinance to consolidate and amend the law related to labour". This relates to child labour, labour by women, among other issues. 53 pp., stapled with no wraps, bears the stamp "F3b Special Branch, Singapore". Rare. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


The Evidence Ordinance of the Federation of Malaya (F. Of M. No. 11 of 1950) (With Index) (+ extensive related ephemera)

By S. Kula Singam, M.B.E., First Legal Assistant, Attorney-General's Chambers, Kuala Lumpur, Malaya

Kuala Lumpur: Government Press & H. T. Ross, 1951. First printing. Vii, 84 pp., octavo, stapled in grey card covers. This copy came from the estate of an Assistant Superintendent of the British Colonial Police Force in Singapore, and includes some of his pencilled notes plus his signature. Light wear to covers, minor rusting from staples. Also included are five contemporary (1955 to 1958) official pamplets issued by the Colony of Singapore related to Police Force Ordinances (Government Gazette Supplements etc.) Some stamped "Special Branch, Singapore". A total of about 50 pp. of these five pamphlets. An interesting and rare collection. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


Trade Unionsim in Malaya (Background to Malaya Series No. 4)

By Josey, Alex

Singapore: Donald Moore , 1958. Second revised edition, based on 1954 original. 116 pp., octavo format, blue and white card covers. Nice copy with no owner's name, light wear to covers. Scarce. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


British Intervention in Malaya 1867-1877

By Parkinson, C. Northcote

Singapore: University of Malaya Press, 1960. First printing. Xx, 384, maps, index, octavo format, mustard cloth. Nearly Fine text with no significant flaws, just light wear to spine. No owner's name. NOT ex-library. Rare book. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.


Caithness - and the War 1939 - 1945: A Record

By Glass, N. M. Wick

Wick: Peter Redi & Co., Ltd., 1948. First printing. 152 pp., many photos, roll of honour, small quarto size, burgundy buckram with gilt decorations and titles. Not ex-library. Owner's name, minor soiling, mild smoky odour from original owner, will lessen with time. Rare book in the first edition. . 1st. Hardcover. Good.


Harding of Petherton: Field Marshal (SIGNED BY Subject + Obit)

By Carver, Baron Richard Michael Power

Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1978. First printing. 246 pp., photos, biblio, index, octavo. Tight, unworn copy with no significant flaws. Fine/Nearly Fine copy. Signed on the half-title page: "Harding of Petherton Field Marshal June 1982". He died in 1989. Obituary from Toronto Star January 1989 laid in.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The War That Will End War

By Wellls, H. G

London: Frank & Cecil Palmer , 1914. Third impression, 1914. 99 pp. + adverts, octavo, yellow card covers. Good copy with some soiling to covers. Not bad.. Soft Cover. Good.


Militaria; Collecting Print and Manuscript

By Denney, Anthony Howe

Photo Precision Ltd, 1973. First printing. 96 pp., 66 plates, references, octavo, hardcover, dustjacket. Nearly Fine text in VG dj with some wear.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.


The Turn of the Tide: Diaries of Field-Marshall Lord Alanbrooke

By Bryant, Arthur

Doubleday, 1957 624 pp., thick octavo, hardcover, dustjacket. BOMC copy with BOMC promo leaflet laid in. VG text in Good dj with some wear and chipping.. Hard Cover. Very Good.


British Military Uniforms Since 1660

By Barthorp, Michael

Dorset: New Orchard, 1992 First printing. 16o pp., 96 colour ills., many b&w ills., appendices, biblio, index, quarto, hardcover, dustjacket. Nearly Fine/Nearly Fine with no owner's marks, no tears. Just light wear and minor smoky odour that will fade with time. Laid in: two colour postcards of British regimental uniforms.. Hard Cover. Fine.


Nelson and Emma

By Hudson, Roger (ed.)

Folio Society, London, 1994., 1994 First printing. 256 pp., many ills., biblio, index, hardcover, slipcase. Fine in Fine slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


The Devil Himself: The Mutiny of 1800

By Pope, Dudley

Secker & Warburg, London, 1987., 1987. First edition. Xvi, 186 pp., ills., 8vo, brown cloth, dustjacket. Fine text in price-clipped dj with no other flaws. Very attractive copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


Officers of the Black Watch Vol. II, Being a Roll of All Militia, Etc

By McMicking, Neil

Thomas hunter, Perth, no Date (circa 1950s)., 1950. First printing, this sequel to Officers of the BlackWatch (Vol. I). 134 pp., small 4to, green morocco with gilt decorations. Tight copy with no owner's marks, no tears. Some wear/bumping to cloth, also some fading to the front cover.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.


Military Uniforms of Britain & the Empire, 1742 to the Present Time. Vol. IV

By Barnes, Major R. Money

Seeley Service, 1960., 1960. First printing. 347 pp., 141 ills. (43 color), 8vo, hardcover, dj. VG/VG. Owner's name inside, light wear to dj, no real tears, just a few edge-nicks. Nice copy. Light "musty" odor will decrease with time.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Eye-Witnesses to Nelson's Battles

By Hewitt, James

Osprey, 1972. First printing. X, 206 pp., 26 plates, 8 figures, biblio, index, 8vo, brown cloth, dustjacket. Small, neat owner's stamps on fep, otherwise Fine/Fine copy. No tears, no chips, not clipped. Uncommon.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Three Years War (October 1899 - June 1902)

By de Wet, Generaal Christiaan

Constable, 1902., 1902. First printing. 520 pp., frontis port., index, 8vo, brown cloth. Ex-lib copy with label inside and spine no. Contents VG but cloth quite faded and worn. Hinges intact. Some dampstaining affecting cloth and endpapers a bit. Reading copy only.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.


Nelson's Battles

By Warner, Oliver

David & Charles, 1971., 1971. Second edition. 254 pp., many ills., appendices, index, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. Neat owner's stamps on fep, otherwise Fine/Fine copy.. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The Naval Miscellany Vol. V

By Rodger, N. A. M. (ed.)

Navy Records Society, 1984., 1984. First printing. Xii, 546 pp., 8vo, blue cloth, gilt decorations. Nearly Fine with little sign of use. Tiny, neat owner's stamp to fep.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.


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