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A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BORDER REGIMENT (6th Edition)

By [???]

United Kingdom: Gale & Polden Ltd. Good. 1944. Sixth Edition. Paperback. This small, slim booklet was specially published for the 2nd Cumberland (Carlisle City) Battalion, Home Guard to commemorate The Border Regiment week in Carlisle during 2 - 9 September, 1944.  It includes a description of the Regimental Badge with two full page colour plates and 2 pages of black and white photographs. A good paperback in lightly soiled/creased/edge-worn stapled card wrappers illustrated with the insignia of The Border Regiment framed in regimental colours. Internally very good without writing or stamps, toned pages. A careful previous owner has conserved the slightly ragged edges of the last two pages and two small closed tears on the back cover with small strips of archival paper. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 31 pages .

$26.51

SCOTS GUARD: On the Western Front, 1915-1918

By Ewart, Wilfrid

United Kingdom: Strong Oak Press Ltd. Near Fine. 2001. Paperback. 1871048273 . A near new fine paperback with a very shallow 'browsing' crease to the front cover, Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 180 pages .

$19.86

THE ALMANACK OF SCOTTISH REGIMENTS 1912

By Campbell, Mrs. Douglas (ed)

Scotland: The Saint Catherine Press. Good+. 1912. Hardcover. An good hardcover in soiled and somewhat foxed ivory cloth-covered boards with gilt decoration discoloured at the spine, lightly rubbed to the spine ends/corners, internally very good without writing or stamps, tanned pages. Many plates, informative pages, and a daily saying by various officers for each day of 1912. A scarce period piece. A facsimilie letter from Queen Victoria has been bound in. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$46.50

SOLDIERS DIED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-19: Part 70, Princess Louise's (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders)

By [???]

United Kingdom: J. P. Hayward & Son. New in New dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 1871505704 . A Fine new hardcover in a fine dustwrapper. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$66.36

DISPATCH 174: The Journal of the Scottish Military Historical Society August 2007

By Steel, William D (Hon Editor)

Scotland: The Scottish Military Historical Society. Near Fine. 2007. Stapled wraps. A near fine large format magazine in very slightly soiled/edge-worn green stapled wraps, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Contains article on: Scottish Military Dress in the American Revolution, The 1758 British Attack on Fort Ticonderoga, A MacLeod Pistol, Badge Box, John Cope, Scottish Volunteer Units of the Royal Corps of Signals, An E. A. Campbell Portrait Study, 'Jock' The Regimental Pet 2nd Seaforth Highlanders, A Scrapbook of Regimental Mascots, and illustrations of dirk mounts, Piper's Baldrick belt Mount/Badge and Piper's Sporan Top of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 1882 - 1914, as well as two full page colour plates. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Color Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 16 pages .

$13.22

RAISING OF THE 79TH HIGHLANDERS

By Maclean, Loraine

Scotland: Society of West Highland & Island Historical Research. Near Fine. 1980. Paperback. 0906366011 . A near fine paperback without creases to the stapled spine, lightly edge/shelf-worn covers, no writing or stamps, clean pages. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$6.58

" WE WILL REMEMBER " Historical Record of the British Legion Scotland

By Malcolm, Lt. Col. George of Poltalloch

United Kingdom: The British Legion. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1959. Hardcover. A good hardcover in an about good dustwrapper. The book is in clean black boards bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners, previous owner's name inked on the front endpaper, unmarked ivory pages. The bright slightly soiled/rubbed unclipped dustwrapper is creased to the edges with several small closed tears and small 1" loss to the upper panel supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .

$6.58

RANK AND BADGES Dates of Formation, Naval and Military Distinctions,Precedence, Salutes, Colours and Small Arms in Her Majesty's Army and Navy

By Perry, Ottley Lane

United Kingdom: Ray Westlake Military Books. Very Good-. 1986. Facsimile Reprint. Hardcover. 1986 FACSIMILE EDITION A Very Good Minus hardcover without dustwrapper as issued. There is some very light soiling to boards and light bumping to spine ends and corners. Pages are bright and clean throughout. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Charts & Tables; 424 pages .

$49.00

THE ROYAL SCOTS
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THE ROYAL SCOTS

By Brander, A.M

United Kingdom: Leo Cooper. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0850521831 . A Very Good hardcover with lightly bumped spine ends and light edgewear. Price-clipped dustwrapper lightly creased to front upper panel. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; Famous Regiments; 109 pages .

$26.51

THE SECOND DIVISION 1809-1965 A Short Illustrated History

By [???]

United Kingdom. Very Good. 1965. Paperback. A Very Good paperback pamphlet with very light edgewear, light rubbing to spine and some very light soiling to rear cover. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 40 pages .

$18.60

THEIR NAME LIVETH: The Book of the Scottish National War Memorial

By Hay, Ian (Foreward by Earl Haig)

United Kingdom: Trustees of the Scottish National War Memorial. Fine. 1985. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR - A Fine Reprint paperback of the original 1931 edition, with uncreased spine and covers, and clean pages. The book is from the personal library of the late author Dorothy Dunnett and has been signed 'Haig' (Major, The Earl Haig) in ink to the front endpaper. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; B&W Illustrations; 123 pages; Signed by Author .

$29.23