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MOTOR RACING FACTS AND FIGURES
Written by Rodney Walkerley.
Stock no. 2134314
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some spots to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed to spine with edge-creasing and some chips.

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THE BRITISH COMPETITION CAR
Written by Cyril Posthumus. Illustrated by John Dunscombe.
Stock no. 2134303
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Spotting to covers, especially spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed and faded; a few nicks and chips at corners.

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NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY AND ITS LEADERS
Written by David Johnson.
Stock no. 1820886
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating account of the most remarkable cavalry force in history, illuminating the characters of its soldiers, their leaders, the reasons for its triumphs, and the facts of its destruction. Dark plum boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713411805. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ARMS & WEAPONS
Written by Leonid Tarassuk; Claude Blair.
Stock no. 1820712
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st UK 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book's coverage is world wide and so includes the arms and armament of the Orient as well as those of Europe and America. The chronological span stretches from prehistoric and classical times to the present day. Red cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0713415959. Text block browned with some foxing. Endpapers browned. A few light scattered foxspots. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is foxed to the verso.

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NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY AND ITS LEADERS
Written by David Johnson.
Stock no. 1820635
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating account of the most remarkable cavalry force in history, illuminating the characters of its soldiers, their leaders, the reasons for its triumphs, and the facts of its destruction. Dark plum boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713411805. Text block browned. Previous owner's faint address ink stamped to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and has been covered with clear laminate which has creased to front panel. Cigarette odour present.

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THE ART OF WARFARE IN THE AGE OF NAPOLEON
Written by Gunther E. Rothenberg.
Stock no. 1820631
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

What was Napoleonic warfare like in practice? The techniques and conditions of warfare at the fighting level (rather than strategic interpretation or analysis of the major commanders). Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713409339. Shelf wear to base of spine. Top edge of text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.

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A DICTIONARY OF MILITARY UNIFORM
Written by W.Y. Carman.
Stock no. 1819854
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Includes much fascinating background information on the origin and evolution of various pieces of uniform, how they were made and worn, and with what variation according to rank and nationality. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0713401915. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby, faded to spine. Musty odour present.

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CAPE BULBS
Written by Richard L. Doutt.
Stock no. 2132682
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713476648.

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LIFE IN GEORGIAN ENGLAND
Written by E.N. Williams.
Stock no. 2132601
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. B/w illustrations throughout. A serious study of Georgian society and social life. A perceptive and revealing historical record. The author is a graduate of Cambridge University, and an authority on 18th Century England. Bumping to corners. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with chips and tears; a little loss; browned to spine; a few grubby marks.

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH MONARCHY
Written by John Steane.
Stock no. 2132592
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0713472464. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE IMPERIAL ROMAN ARMY
Written by Yann Le Bohec.
Stock no. 1818262
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A look in detail at the structure and development of the army in the first three centuries AD, examining its organization, training and role in Roman Society, to see why it has always been accorded with such a prominent position in Rome's history and whether that view is justified. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713471662. Name in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut.

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NATURAL SCIENCE BOOKS IN ENGLISH 1600 - 1900
Written by David M. Knight.
Stock no. 1818229
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 262 pages. The collector of scientific books will particularly value the extended bibliographies which follow each chapter. 4 colour and 56 black and white illustrations. Top edge green. ISBN: 071340728X. Light rubbing to lower edge of boards. A few minor grubby marks to text block. Pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges, worn at top & tail of spine.

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