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African Trilogy: The North African Campaign, 1940-43 Comprising Mediterranean Front; A Year of Batttle; The End in Africa

By Moorehead, Alan

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1965. Hardcover Re-Issue. Hard Cover. Very Good - Fine/Very Good +. 8vo. vi (ii), 592 pp, foreword by Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery, Foreword to the First Edition by Field-Marshal Viscount Wavell, Book I. Mediterranean Front: The Year of Wavell, 1940-1941; Book II. A Year of Battle: The Year of Auchinleck, 1941-1942; Book III. The End of Africa: The Year of Eisenhower, Alexander and Montgomery, 1942-1943; index with tipped-in erratum between pp.478 and 479. Reprint of the Hamish Hamilton 1944 First Edition, 1965. Price clipped. Tiny chips along top edge spine dj with minor wear to bottom edge and age-toned spine of same. Light stain bottom margin pages vii-1, and age-toning to text block edges, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, and maps on endpapers.

$27.50

History of the American Negro in the Great World War. His Splendid Record in the Battle Zones of Europe

By Sweeney, W. Allison

New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1970. Hardcover Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo. No Dust Jacket, As Issued. Complete Title: History of the American Negro in the Great World War. His Splendid Record in the Battle Zones of Europe, Including a Resume of His Past Services to His Country in the Wars of the Revolution, of 1812, The war of the Rebellion, The Indian Wars on the Frontier, the Spanish-American War, and the Late Imbroglio with Mexico, Profusely and Beautifully Illustrated. 320 pp, foreword, 33 chapters. The Basic Afro-American Reprint Library: 1970. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no highlighting or marginalia. Orange cloth with orange map of U.S. within deep-red map of Aftica and deep-red lettering on front board and lettering to spine.

$37.50

Bibliographie des historiques des regiments Francais

By Hanoteau, Jean et Emile Bonnot

Paris: Librairie Ancienne Honore Champion, 1913. First Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Very Good +. Large 8vo. No Dust Jacket, As Issues. (4) 354 (4) pp, Introduction; Bibliographie general; Infanterie; Cavalerie; Artillerie; Train des epuipages; Troupes coloniales; Artillerie de marine; Infanterie de marine; Gendarmerie et garde republicaine; Sapeurs pompiers de Paris; Gardiens de la paix; Ecoles militaires; Corps de Sante; Veterinaires; Intendance; Corpsd'e'tait-major; Commis et ouvriers d'administration; Divers; Addenda; Table des noms propres; Table du matieres. Revue des Bibliotheques, Supplement XI, 1913. Inscribed by Jean Hanoteau on prelim. Rebound in three-quarter leeather. Tipped in plate on front pastedown. Some age-toning to prelims with dustline to top text block edge, and faintly age-toned bottom and fore-text block edge, else, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Red three-quarter leather with marbled paper-covered boards, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine, and decorative marbled endpapers.

$125.00

Ready for the Fray (Deas Gu Cath). The History of the Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's) 1920-1955

By Roy, R. H.

Vancouver: The Trustees, The Canadian Scottish Regiment, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Thick 8vo. xiii, 509 pp, preface, b&w frontis, foreword by H. D. G. Crerar, list of maps I. the 1st Battalion, 1920-1938; II. The 2nd Battalian, 1930-1938; III. The Regiment on Active Service, 1939-1941; IV. Training in the United Kingdom, 1941-1942; V. On Guard in Canada, 1941-1945; VI. Preparing for the Cross Channel Attack; VII. D.Day and the Putot Counter Attack; VIII. The Normandy Campaign --- Caen; IX. The Breakout --- From Hill 168 to Calais; X. The Leopold Canal, the Scheldy and Nijmegen; XI. Clearing the Rhineland --- from Nijmegen to Emmerich; XII. from the Rhine to the North Sea; XIII. The Beginning of a New Era, 1946-1955; appendix I-VIII. First Edition, 1958. Only the faintest wear to bottom edge rear board, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Burgundy cloth with gilt emblem on front board, and lettering to spine.

$27.50

The Russian Campaign, 1812

By Fezensac, M., De

Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press, 1970. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. xi, 147 pp, introduction, preface, Part I: 2 Chapters; Part II: 10 Chapters; appendices, index. Translated by Lee Kennett: First English Edition, 1970. "This is a fine English translation of a short, graphic, and accurate mid-level young professional officer's view of Napoleon's Russian campaign. Fezensac was a staff officer from the Niemen to Borodino who participated in the Russian campaign from beginning to end, and was admirably placed to see both the glittering constellation around the emperor and the humble fraternity of the field. The long and incredibly trying retreat from Moscow is the main subject of his journal, and his great courage and candor make the account all the more moving." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Red cloth with gilt-bordered black title plate and gilt lettering to front board, gilt lettering to spine, and map on endpapers.

$17.50

The Military Policy of the United States

By Upton, Emory

Washington D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1907. Second Impression. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Large 8vo. xxiii, 495 pp, preface, introduction, 31 chapters. Second Impression, 1907. "The object of this work is to treat historically and statistically, our military policy up to the present time, and to show the enormous and unnecessary sacrifice of life and treasure, which has attended all our armed struggles." Minor edge wear with lightly age-toned text block edges, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine.

$35.00

Twenty-Five Years in the Rifle Brigade. New Introduction by Ian Fletcher. General and Regimental Indexes by Laurence V. Archer

By Surtees; William

London: Greenhill Books, 1996. Reprint. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. xxiv, 450 (4) pp, introduction, prefatory notice, 20 chapters, appendix: testominals, general index, regimental index. Reprinted, 1996. "The Napoleonic Library is an outstanding collection of seminal works on the Napoleonic Wars. It features evocative contemporary memoirs and makes available once again the classic works on the subject by military historians." Not Price Clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine.

$15.00

The Declaration of Paris, 1856: A Study - Documented -

By Piggott, Francis

London: University London Press LTD, 1919. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Large 8vo. xii, 452 pp, Part I. Historical, 1854-1862; Part II. Commentary; Part III. Documents; index. First Edition, 1919. "The Paris Declaration Respecting Maritime Law of 16 April 1856 was issued to abolish privateering. It regulated the relationship between neutral and belligerent and shipping on the high seas introducing new prize rules. On the conclusion of the Treaty of Paris, which was signed on 30 March 1856, putting an end to the Crimean War (1853-1856), the plenipotentiaries also signed this declaration. At the close of this war the principal states of Europe concluded that private armed ships, maintained at private cost for private gain could not be kept under proper control. Ultimately, 55 states ratified the Declaration. This treaty established maritime law among the major powers of Europe. It represented the first multilateral attempt to codify in times of peace rules which were to be applicable in the event of war." Price clipped. Bumped bottom front fore-edge corner with light edge wear, age-toned text block edges. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Green cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine.

$100.00

Warfare Under the Anglo-Norman Kings 1066-1135
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Warfare Under the Anglo-Norman Kings 1066-1135

By Morillo, Stephen

Woodbridge, UK / Rochester, NY: Boydell Press / Boydell & Brewer, 1994. First Trade Paper, Later Printing. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Octavo. xii + 208 pp, list of 7 maps & 4 drawings, preface, list of abbreviations, 6 chapters (Intro, chaps2-5, conclusions), , bibliography, index. Binding tight, pages clean & unmarked, wrap-covers Near Fine. 6.2" x 9.2" illustrated soft cover wraps.

$20.00

Highland Warrior: Alastair MacColla and the Civil Wars
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Highland Warrior: Alastair MacColla and the Civil Wars

By Stevenson, David

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK: John Donald Publishers Ltd, 2003. Trade Paperback Reprint. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Octavo. x + 324 pp, preface, list of 6 maps, Prologue: What's in a Name?, 11 chapters, bibliography and abbreviations, genealogical tables 1-4, index. rear wrap top & bottom edge with slight age-toning, faintest traces of wear to forecorner tips, else binding tight, pages unmarked & bright white, wraps glossy & unworn. 6.1" x 9.2" brown illustrated front & white rear wraps.

$19.00

A Land Afflicted: Scotland and the Covenanter Wars, 1638-90
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A Land Afflicted: Scotland and the Covenanter Wars, 1638-90

By Paterson, Raymond Campbell

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK: John Donald Publishers Ltd, 1998. First Trade Paperback. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Octavo. xx + 308 pp, preface, list of 10 maps, 15 chapters, Select bibliography, index. North American import sticker affixed to rear wrap. No significant defects to note; i.e., binding tight, pages clean & unmarked, wraps almost Fine. 6.1" x 9.25" orange brown wraps.

$20.00

Moodie's Zulu War

By Moodie, D.C.F. (Duncan Campbell Francis)

Cape Town, RSA: North & South Press, 1988. First Trade Paperback Reprint. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Small Octavo. reprinted from the very scarce 1879 edition, George Robertson, Publisher (Adelaide).. xxix + 264 pp, introduction by John Labande, acknowledgments & sources, "ISHANDLWANA" (verse by Moodie), preface to the first edition, XI chapters with illustrations, Appendices, index. Binding tight, pages clean and unmarked, wraps near fine - unworn, unblemished. 5.4" x 8.5" blue illustrated wraps.

$20.00

War in the Philippines and Life & Glorious Deeds of Admiral Dewey, A Thrilling Account of Our Conflicts with the Spaniards and Filipinos in the Orient

By Stickney, Joseph L.

Chicago, IL: W. S. Reeve Publishing Co.. 1899. Later Printing Used. H Hard Cover. Good - Very Good. Full Title: War in the Philippines and Life & Glorious Deeds of Admiral Dewey, A Thrilling Account of Our Conflicts with the Spaniards & Filipinos in the Orient, Including the Glorious Deeds of the Great Commander & the Complete Story of the Philippine Islands, Historical and Descriptive by Joseph L. Stickney: 415 (19) pp, preface, list of b&w illustrations, 22 chapters, poems of Dewey and the Philippines. Fully illustrated with photographs, many of which were taken by the author during the battle, from the bridge of the Olympia in Manila Bay. No Edition Stated: 1899. Cloth on rear hinge and spine bottom shows threads, four board corners slightly turned. Light stain on rear board with light edge wear and slightly age-toned text block edges, else, Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Tan cloth with color illustration from the bridge of the Olympia, and a blue flag with four white stars and black lettering to spine.

$24.00

Yarns Of A Kentucky Admiral

By Rodman, Hugh

Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1928. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Very Good. 320 pp, b&w frontis, preface, list of b&w illustrations, I. In Old Kentucky; II. Early Days in the Navy; III. Some Rough Weather on the High Seas; IV. A Bit of Nautical Talk; V. Strange Phenomena of the Sea; VI. A Hawaiian Coronation and a Few Fish Stories; VII. Some Nautical Feats of the Hawaiians and Others; VIII. Anent the Gay South Sea Islands; IX. Hunting and Shooting in Alaska; X. Alaska, Whales and Lighthouses; XI. Gunboating in Asiatic Waters; XII. The Canal Zone; XIII. With Commodore Dewey in 1898; XIV. In the Mists Off Scotland, 1917-18; XV. The Navy as a National Asset and Necessity; index. First Edition, 1928. "Admiral Hugh Rodman KCB (1859-1940) was an officer in the United States Navy who served during the Spanish-American War and World War I, later serving as the Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet from 1919 to 1921. During the Spanish-American War, he served in Raleigh and was commended for his outstanding conduct in the Battle of Manila Bay. In 1899, he participated in scientific explorations in the Pacific under the direction of Alexander Agassiz. Then, in 1900, he returned to Alaska for work investigating its fisheries. From 1901 to 1904 he commanded Iroquois in Hawaiian waters. From 1907 to 1909, he attended the Naval War College and served as Lighthouse Inspector, 6th Naval District. Duty as Marine Superintendent of the Panama Canal followed in 1914, and in 1915 he commanded New York (BB- 34). Promoted to the rank of Rear Admiral in 1917, Rodman served as Commander, Battleship Division 9, Atlantic Fleet, in his flagship, New York. For the remainder of World War I, Admiral Rodman commanded his division in operations in the North Sea. Returning to the United States after the Armistice, he served with the Atlantic Fleet until July 1919 when he became Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Fleet." Inked name on ffep. Lightly frayed top and bottom spine with slight wear to the fore-edge corner tips, age-darkened spine, and age-toned text block edges. Clean, tight and strong binding with no other underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine.

$24.00

J. S. Bach & Scripture: Glosses From The Calov Bible Commentary

By Leaver, Robin A. (ed.)

Concordia Publishing House, 1985. Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to. 191 pp, abbreviations, preface, introduction, notes, tables 1&2, Facsimiles with Notes and Commentary; appendix 1&2, bibliography with illustrations throughout. Laid-in at back an essay by Robin A. Leaver, "The Liturgical Place and Homiletic Purpose of Bach's Cantatas. Introduction, Annotations, and Editing by Robin A. Leaver. Reprinted, 1985. Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no other underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Decorative boards with gilt lettering to front board and spine.

$37.50

Life Aboard a British Privateer in the Time of Queen Anne. Being the Journal of Captain Woodes Rogers, Master Mariner. With Notes and Illustrations by Robert C. Leslie.
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Life Aboard a British Privateer in the Time of Queen Anne. Being the Journal of Captain Woodes Rogers, Master Mariner. With Notes and Illustrations by Robert C. Leslie.

By Rogers, Woodes

Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute. 1970. Reprint. H Hard Cover. Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. iv, 143 pp, list of b&w illustrations, introduction, I. From King Road, Bristol, to Cork, in Ireland; II. Amongst the Canary Islands; III. From Grande Towards Juan Fernandez; IV. From Lobos Towards Guiaquil, in Peru; V. Ammong the Gallapagos Islands and at Gorgona Road, in Peru; VI. Sailing Toward the Islands of Guam and Bouton, thence to Batavia, and Round the Cape of Good Hope, Home; appendix. This book is published and distributed in the United States by the United States Naval Institute. "Most people have read the story of Robinson Crusoe and know of the author, Daniel Defoe, by perhaps fewer are acquainted with the name Woodes Rogers or have come across the charming journal of his circumnavigation of the the world, 1708-1711, in the ships Duke and Dutchess. Yet it was Woodes Rogers who discovered the original Crusoe, Alexander Selkirk, on the island of Juan Fernandez, and it was Selkirk's experiences that formed the basis for Defoe's famous novel." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Black cloth with gilt figure of The Universal Ring Dyall and gilt lettering on the front board, gilt lettering to spine, blue text block edges, and map of the world on endpapers.

$37.50

Uniforms of the American, British, French, and German Armies in the War of the American Revolution 1775-1783

By Lefferts, Charles M.

Old Greenwich, CT: W E Inc.. Reprint. H Hard Cover. Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Historical Sketch of the Army of the United States; List of Plates; Charles M. Ldfferts: His LIfe and Work; Introduction to Uniforms of the American Army; Plates of American Uniforms with Descriptions; Descriptions of Dress Worn by Deseerters from the Americana Army, 1775-1780; Plates of Regular British Uniforms with Descriptions; British Regients in America, 1775-1783; British Royal Warrants of December 19,1768; Notes on Regular British Army Uniforms, 1769- 1783; Plates of British Provincial Uniforms and Descriptions; British Provincial Troops Raised in America, 1775-1783; Notes on Uniforms of the British Provincial Troops, 1775-1783; Plates of French Uniforms with Descriptions; Uniforms of the French Army in America, 1780-1782; Plates of Uniforms of the German Auxiliary Troops with descritpions; The German Regiments in America and Their Uniforms, 1776-1783; Names and Commanders of the German Fegiments, 1776-1783; index with b&w plates. Painted and Described by the Late Lt. Charles M. Lefferts. Edited by Alexander Wall. n.d. (c. 1971). Price clipped. Two very small closed tears to bottom edge dj with minor edge wear and lightly foxed along spine edges and panels. Slightly foxed text block edges with creased corners to pages 216 and 230, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. White cloth with red and blue bars, black uniformed figures and black front board lettering, and black lettering to spine.

$37.50

The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni (Anatomy of the Ship series)
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The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni (Anatomy of the Ship series)

By Gay, Franco; Gay, Valerio

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. 1988. First American Edition. H Hard Cover. As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Introduction; The Photographs; The Drawings. First Edition, 1988. "Beyond its pictorial section, what makes the series unique is a complete set of superbly executed line drawings, including more than 300 perspective and 3-view drawings, with in-depth descriptive keys, of every detail of the ship -- general arrangements, hull construction, machinery, superstructure, rig, armament, fire control, fittings, boats and aircraft." from the jacket flap. Not Price Clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine.

$27.50

The Ebb and Flow of Battle

By Campbell, P.J.

New York: St. Martin's Press. 1977. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. iii, 167 pp. First Edition, 1977. "The book describes a young man's experience in battle on the Western Front in 1918. a year which began in disaster but ended in what appeared to be total victory. The author, a subaltern, served in one of the Field Artillery brigades of the British Fifth Army. Campbell had joined the battery, a boy almost fresh from school, the year before, seeing service at Ypres and Passchendaele. As the book begins, he is rejoining the battery at Nurlu, about three miles behind the line, after sick leave." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brown cloth with red lettering to spine.

$17.50

Reliquias Navais do Brasil (Naval Relics of Brazil)

By Servico De Documetacao Geral da Marinha

Rio De Janeiro: Ministerio da Marinha. 1997. F First Edition. H Hard Cover. Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 125 (2) pp, As orignes; O marinheiro; O navio; A navegacao; Arqueologia submarina; Naval Relics of Brazil (text in English). First Edition, 1983. Not Price Clipped. The scholar George Kish's ex libris plate on front pastedown. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine..

$20.00

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