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The Great Boer War

By Arthur Conan Doyle

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1908. 2nd Edition . Very Good. 4.25 x 6.25 inches (11 x 16 cm). Second printing of the final edition. 'A final edition now enables me to incorporate the new matter which came to light in the commission, and also to use those sources of information which Boer accounts have provided.' Originally published by Smith Elder and Co in 1903. This second (undated) edition was issued in 1903. This is the second issue with Lord Roberts frontis and A. Conan Doyle to spine (the supressed first issue had a Conan Doyle frontis and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to spine). Blue cloth with dark blue stamped decoration to front board. A little light marking to rear board. Top edge gilt, light foxing to page edges, foxing to endpaper, previous owner's name to front free endpaper. A few light marks to text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.25 x 6.25 inches (11 x 16 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 575

$52.79

A Soldier on  the Southern Front: The Classic Italian Memoir of World War I
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A Soldier on the Southern Front: The Classic Italian Memoir of World War I

By Emilio Lussu

New York: Rizzoli Ex Libris, 2014. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First English language edition. Red paper covered boards. Bumping to ends of spine. Very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 278

$18.48

Notes of Conversations with the Duke of Wellington 1831-1851: (The World's Classics No. 470)

By Philip Henry

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1938. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 3.75 x 6.25 inches (9.5 x 15.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear and slight loss to top edge, tear to top edge of rear cover, fading to spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: First World's classics edition. Blue cloth binding. Tanning to endpapers, a few marks to page edges, otherwise very clean throughout. Scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 3.75 x 6.25 inches (9.5 x 15.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxii, 340, 16

$21.12

The Life of the Duke of Wellington: (Everyman's Library No. 341)

By G.R. Gleig

London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1939. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear to ends of spine, slight wear to top edge. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Pink cloth binding. A few light marks to top page edge, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xv, 425, 62

$32.99

A Pair of Blankets: War-Time History in Letters to the Young People of the South
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A Pair of Blankets: War-Time History in Letters to the Young People of the South

By William H. Stewart

New York: Broadway Publishing Co, 1911. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Grey cloth binding. Red lettering and illustrated panel to front board. Light marking to covers, light browning and foxing to page edges and endpapers, clean text throughout. Previous owner's bookplate and pencilled name to front pastedown endpaper. Pencilled date (1922) to front free endpaper. A nice clean example of the scarce first edition. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 216

$395.91

Operation Heartbreak / The Man Who Never Was
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Operation Heartbreak / The Man Who Never Was

By Duff Cooper / Ewen Montagu

Staplehurst: Spellmount, 2003. 1st Combined Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Green cloth binding. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiv, 200

$25.07

Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer
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Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer

By G. Moxley Sorrel

Dayton, Ohio: Press of Morningside Bookshop, 1978. Facsimile . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). No jacket (as issued). Grey cloth binding, light foxing to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 333

$39.59

The Oxford Companion to Military History
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The Oxford Companion to Military History

By Richard Holmes (Ed.)

Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2001. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.75 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Dust jacket: Slight creasing to edges. A couple of short tears to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black buckram binding. A couple of light marks to page edges, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £18.85; Oceania £28.40; Rest of World £25.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7.75 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 1048

$39.59

Inside Hitler's Bunker: The Last Days of the Third Reich [SIGNED]
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Inside Hitler's Bunker: The Last Days of the Third Reich [SIGNED]

By Joachim Fest

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 2004. 2nd Impression . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding. Some foxing to page edges and front endpaper, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Signed by Joachim Fest to title page. A rare signed title by one of Germany's leading Historians. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 190

$46.19

Grant and Lee: The Virginia Campaigns 1864-1865
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Grant and Lee: The Virginia Campaigns 1864-1865

By William A. Frassanito / [Richard Adams]

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 7.5 x 9.5 inches (19 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Curling to edges, a couple of very short tears to edges. Clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Binding slightly bowed. Foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Gift inscription to front free endpaper from Adams's long-time friend Don Lineback. Adams had a keen interest in the American Civil War, and Lee in particular. In 1988 he published the novel Traveller, an account of the war from the perspective of Lee's favourite horse. . Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7.5 x 9.5 inches (19 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 442

$32.99

The Somme [SIGNED]
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The Somme [SIGNED]

By Anthony (A.H.) Farrar-Hockley / [Richard Adams]

London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1964. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine. Old paper repair to reverse. Clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue buckram binding. Small dent to top edge of rear board. Foxing to page edges, a few occasional marks to text. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Inscribed to Adams and signed by Farrar-Hockley to title page.: 'For Richard Adams, a famous author and some time comrade-in-arms. Warm wishes, Anthony Farrar-Hockley.' An excellent association copy. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$112.17

Shots in the Sand: A Diary of the Desert War 1941 - 1942 [SIGNED]
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Shots in the Sand: A Diary of the Desert War 1941 - 1942 [SIGNED]

By J.M.G. Halsted

East Wittering: Gooday Publishers, 1990. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading to front cover, light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Black cloth binding. Foxing to endpapers, browning to page edges and margins. Signed by the author to front free endpaper. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 248

$25.07

General 'Boy'. The Life of Lieutenant General Sir Frederick Browning
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General 'Boy'. The Life of Lieutenant General Sir Frederick Browning

By Richard Mead

Barnsley: Pen and Sword Military, 2010. 1st Edition . Fine/Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: First class condition. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 276

$32.99

The Red Beret.: The Story of the Parachute Regiment at war 1940 - 1945
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The Red Beret.: The Story of the Parachute Regiment at war 1940 - 1945

By Hilary St. George Saunders

London: Michael Joseph, 1950. 2nd Impression . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Some light marking tear to foot of spine with archival tape repair to reverse. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Second impression before publication. Red buckram binding. A few light marks to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 336

$39.59

Up the Line to Death: The War Poets 1914 - 1918
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Up the Line to Death: The War Poets 1914 - 1918

By Brian Gardner (Selected by)

London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1964. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8 inches (14.5 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: A couple of short tears to edges, light marking to rear cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Grey cloth binding. Light foxing to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8 inches (14.5 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxv, 188

$25.07

An Aide-de-Camp of Lee: Being the papers of Colonel Charles Marshall Sometime Aide-de-Camp, Military Secretary, and Assistant Adjutant General on the Staff of Robert E. Lee 1862-1865
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An Aide-de-Camp of Lee: Being the papers of Colonel Charles Marshall Sometime Aide-de-Camp, Military Secretary, and Assistant Adjutant General on the Staff of Robert E. Lee 1862-1865

By Charles Marshall / Frederick Maurice (Ed.)

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Blue cloth binding. Very light marking to rear board. Slight browning to page edges and endpapers. A few pencilled notes and margin markings, mostly erase. Otherwise in very clean condition throughout. A very nice example of the first edition. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxix, 287

$85.78

Escape from Germany: The Greatest PoW Break-Out of the First World War
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Escape from Germany: The Greatest PoW Break-Out of the First World War

By Neil Hanson

London: Doubleday, 2011. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 318

$18.48

General Lee. His Campaigns in Virginia 1861 - 1865 with Personal Reminiscences
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General Lee. His Campaigns in Virginia 1861 - 1865 with Personal Reminiscences

By Walter H. Taylor

Dayton, Ohio: Press of Morningside Bookshop, 1975. Facsimile . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Facsimile of the 1906 first edition. No jacket (as issued). Maroon cloth binding, very clean condition throughout. Numerous fold-out maps. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 314

$39.59

Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence
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Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence

By Heros von Borcke

Dayton, Ohio: Press of Morningside Bookshop, 1985. Facsimile . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Facsimile of the 1866 first edition. Two volumes in one book. No jacket (as issued). Light crease to spine, binding leaning slightly. Light foxing and a couple of small marks to page edges. Internally in very clean condition throughout. Complete with the loose folding map (slight damage to reverse). Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 318, 19

$46.19

El Alamein to the River Sangro
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El Alamein to the River Sangro

By The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

London: Hutchinson and Co Ltd, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to top edge, some light marking. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red buckram binding. Foxing to page edges, crease to one of the folding maps, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. A nice example of the first printing. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 132

$46.19

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