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THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR (3 VOLUMES)
Written by C.V. Wedgwood.
Stock no. 1816328
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.
Titles are: The Trial of Charles I; The King's Peace 1637-1641; The King's War 1641-1647. Colour plates. Pictorial cloth with black title label and gilt title to spine. Contained in a burgundy slipcase with gilt title on black to one side, box is lightly scuffed.
MILITARY UNIFORMS IN AMERICA VOLUME II: YEARS OF GROWTH 1796-1851
Written by John R. Elting; et al.
Stock no. 1816320
Published by Presidio Press. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Covering the important period of the development of the new nation and the corresponding growth of its military forces. Portraying the uniforms worn by the Regular Army and Navy of the United States, the militia of various states, and the Mexican, British and French units that served in North America. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine and vignette of Company of Military Historians to front. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0891410082. A little browning to boards. Minor foxing to text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and scuffed.
BRITISH BARRACKS 1600-1914: THEIR ARCHITECTURE AND ROLE IN SOCIETY
Written by James Douet.
Stock no. 1816319
Published by The Stationery Office. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
An English Heritage publication. The historical importance of British Barracks. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans plus a few colour. ISBN: 0117724823.
SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR 1898
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816317
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of the US, Spanish and Filipino armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment from the US Marines and US Cavalry to the exotic appearance of the Spanish Guerillas and Filipino Bolomen. ISBN: 1857532724. A few minor marks to boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
Written by John Mollo.
Stock no. 1816316
Published by Barrie & Jenkins. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Comparative History of the Uniforms of the Great Armies from the 17th Century to the First World War. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0214653498. Light browning & foxing to text block else contents clean.
MILITARY DRESS OF THE PENINSULAR WAR 1808-1814
Written by Martin Windrow. Illustrated by Gerry Embleton.
Stock no. 1816315
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st thus 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
A concise history of the classic campaigns of the Peninsular War, from the Spanish popular rising against French occupation in 1808 to the final allied victories in southern France in 1814. Square format. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates & b/w photos. ISBN: 1872004709. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.
JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1816311
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Text block slightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with slightly peeling laminate covering.
FAIREY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by H.A. Taylor.
Stock no. 1816310
Published by Putnam. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. 450 pages. ISBN: 037000065X. A few small top corner creases to prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.
HAWKER AIRCRAFT SINCE 1920
Written by Francis K. Mason.
Stock no. 1816308
Published by Putnam. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The history of the company's development, and each distinct Hawker aircraft type, with b/w photos and three-view drawings. Small tape marks to front endpaper else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners, two corners strengthened to verso with a small piece of tape.
SHORTS AIRCRAFT SINCE 19OO
Written by C.H. Barnes.
Stock no. 1816307
Published by Putnam. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Tracing the Short brothers' progress as engineers to the Aero Club till Wilbur Wright's arrival in France in 1908 and their consequent change-over from balloons to aeroplanes. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. 532 pages including index. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine with wear to base of spine, laminate covering of dustwrapper is starting to peel.
AVRO AIRCRAFT SINCE 1908
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 1816306
Published by Putnam. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 470 pages. Top edge blue. Light browning to text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine with a few small closed tears to top & tail of spine.
BRITISH NAVAL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1912
Written by Owen G. Thetford.
Stock no. 1816304
Published by Putnam. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The first complete reference book to all the aircraft ever flown in regular service by the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps, the Royal Naval air Service and the Fleet Air Arm. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Text block slightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and laminate cover starting to chip.