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Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9781844156801. Small initials in ink to front endpaper else a fine copy.
The Special Campaign Series No. 6. Yellow cloth boards with red titles. B/w maps. Most maps stored in pocket to rear. Covers grubby. 2" split to top front edge of spine. Front board creased as are prelims. Inscription ink to front endpaper. Front joint starting to split from top. Some marks & creasing to contents. Map of Germany MISSING. Some maps have names written on reverse otherwise clean.
Illustrated Michelin Guides to the Battle-Fields (1914-1918). Volume 1: The Second Battle of the Marne; Volume 2: The Battle of Saint Mihiel.; Volume 3: Meuse-Argonne Battle. Beige cloth boards with Beige titles. Slim format. B/w photos and maps. Ex-library with a few rubber stamps in ink to contents. Covers a little grubby. Endpapers heavily browned. One or two grubby marks to contents.
THE RESISTANCE VERSUS VICHY: THE PURGE OF COLLABORATORS IN LIBERATED FRANCE
Written by Peter Novick.
Stock no. 1819521
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0701113456. Neat name in ink to front endpaper. Top edge of text block foxed. Dustwrapper is browned at edges and spine.
1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1819493
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Wellington, his German Allies and the Battles of Ligny and Quatra Bras. A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673048. Previous owner's small name label to front pastedown. Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
RUSSELL'S DESPATCHES FROM THE CRIMEA 1854-1856
Written by William Howard Russell; Nicolas Bentley.
Stock no. 1819492
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Edited with an introduction by Bentley. A day-to-day eyewitness account of the campaign from the first sailing of the expedition to the final surrender of Sebastopol and the Armistice. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 286 pages including index. Vertical crease to spine. Previous owner's name label to front pastedown. Endpapers and text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and lightly edge-rubbed with slight loss to top of spine.
Or, a brief instructive remembrancer, concerning that very great and spacious Earthquake, which happened almost quite through the South parts of Norvvay: Upon the 24th day of April, in the year 1657. Facsimile of the 1663 publication, printed in 1000 numbered copies. Brown pictorial cloth boards. 93 pages. Originally written in the Danish Tongue by Escholt, this is the English edition translated by Collins. Numbered 18 of 1000.
An Epic History of Greece and Rome. With a new introduction by the author. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Vignette to front cover. Top edge gilt. Colour and b/w photos. 671 pages includes index. Some slight scuffing to original slipcase else a fine copy.
STRANGE DEFEAT: A STATEMENT OF EVIDENCE WRITTEN IN 1940
Written by Marc Bloch.
Stock no. 1318858
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition.
How some of France's best military units attempted (unsuccessfully) to escape their Belgian trap before Rommel could cut them off at the Channel. Brown pictorial boards. B/w photos. 164 pages. A super copy in original slipcase which is slightly faded at a couple of edges.
A thoughtful treatment of a crucial period of the Italian campaign. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780199974641.
A testimony to the Holocaust. Tadeus Pankiewicz was a Polish pharmacist and owner of the "Pod Orlem" pharmacy in Krakow. For his efforts to aid and save Jews during the Holocaust he was recognised by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations in 1983. After the war he gave eyewitness testimony at the Nuremberg trials. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9788308051146.
A powerful study of the six most tormented years of modern European history. 959 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002163055. Boards lightly shelf worn at top & tail of spine. Text block slightly browned. Dustwrapper is a little scuffed.