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The Russian Revolution 1891-1924. Red decorated cloth, white titles. This edition follows the text of the 1997 Pimlico edition, with minor emendations. Still in original shrinkwrap which is very lightly scuffed. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847921826. Some page edge browning.
Napoleon's invasion of Russia and the terrible retreat from Moscow. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers depicting the aftermath. B/w illustrations. xxvi and 644 pages. ISBN: 0007123752. 2nd printing. Some marks to covers. Page edges are browned.
Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780224076814. Wrapper spine is faded with small stain to top.
Heroes of the Zulu War. Red covers, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752456928. Knocks along cover edges. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks; repaired closed tear to rear panel.
Unveiling the Mysteries of Custer's Last Stand. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781612002149. 2nd printing. Wrapper spine is faded.
RORKE'S DRIFT AND ISANDLWANA 22ND JANUARY 1879: MINUTE BY MINUTE
Written by Chris Peers.
Stock no. 2135380
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2021. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781784385347.
Introduction and Afterword by Malise Ruthven. Blue decorated cloth, gilt title block to spine with black title. Colour plates. xxxii and 659 pages including index. Small mark to spine else a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.
LETTERS AND NOTES ON THE MANNERS, CUSTOMS AND CONDITION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS
Written by George Catlin; Peter Matthiessen; C.J. Shepherd.
Stock no. 1822215
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.
"Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America". Introduced by Matthiessen, edited and abridged by Shepherd. Pale peach cloth. Colour photos throughout. 470 pages. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed from shelf wear and slightly faded at open edges.
Burgundy cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour illustrations. Minimal bumping to spine else book is fine. Slipcase has a few brown spots to opening edges, a small patch of surface paper damage to one panel and splits at top and tail of spine.
Blue leather spine with gilt title and vignettes. Patterned boards. 358 pages. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine is slightly edge rubbed. Slipcase is slightly edge rubbed and a has a small split at base of spine.
The Commentaries of Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini Pius II. An abridgement. B/w illustrations. Full cream vegetable parchment ('Elephanthide'), with Piccolomini's crest blind stamped to front cover. Dark red leather title label to spine with gilt title. A few fox spots to spine else book is fine. A couple of tiny marks to slipcase.