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Image for Pyramids and Poppies: The 1st SA Infantry Brigade in Libya, France and Flanders 1915-1919

Pyramids and Poppies: The 1st SA Infantry Brigade in Libya, France and Flanders 1915-1919

By: Peter K A Digby

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Rivonia, Ashanti Publishing (Pty) Limited: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1641

ISBN: 1874800537

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The boards and the contents are in fine clean condition but there is very slight staining to the page edges only. The dust jacket is in near fine condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiv,444,[2] pages View more info

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The Battles of the Somme

By: Philip Gibbs

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1619

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth boards are bright and only slighlty rubbed but are soiled with soiling also to the page edges. Well bound with unmarked endpapers and very good contents including the two large folding maps. Publishers catalogue to the rear is a little foxed and stained. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; [2],vi,336,16 pages View more info

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The Journal of Private Fraser 1914-1918 Canadian Expeditionary Force

By: Reginald H. Roy

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Sono Nis Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1682

ISBN: 0919203620

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


The book is in fine clean condition and the dust jacket is in very good bright clean condition with only slight wear. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 334,[2] pages View more info

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With the Immortal Seventh Division

By: Rev. E. J. Kennedy

Price: £11.50

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k2953

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very good in red cloth which has some fading to the spine. Some cracking between the frontispiece and title page otherwise well bound. Foxing to the page edges and early pages including the title but contents otherwise very good and unmarked. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; x,198 pages View more info

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Technical Notes Royal Flying Corps

By: Royal Flying Corps

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k3678

Condition: Good


Original boards rubbed and worn but with only minor soiling. Ffep missing but text complete and very good. There are also 39 plates present (one is plate 37A) and very good but with a little wear and foxing to the edges of some. Some cracking but otherwise well bound. Each page of text is duplicated by a blank sheet. The first of these is marked in pencil, "A. Goodfellow. Capt. Royal Flying Corps Aboukir Egypt". Beneath that in blue pencil is "Transferred to Rob Byrom 6. 10. 17". The text and plates are marked with blue and red pencil including severals parts which are indicated as out ... View more info

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Covenants with Death

By: T. A. Innes; Ivor Castle

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Daily Express Publications: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k3638

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Please see the photo which shows how the centre part of the upper board, including the red illustration and lettering, are fine but the outer areas are notably rubbed. Spine simlilary affected but lower boards barely so. Boards otherwise very good with very little wear to one corner. Faint signature dated 1934 to the fp with endpapers lightly foxed. Contents fine and unmarked and the latter section has been unsealed. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for The Kaiser's Kalendar for 1915.  Or The Dizzy Dream of Demented Willie.

The Kaiser's Kalendar for 1915. Or The Dizzy Dream of Demented Willie.

By: The Daily Express

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Daily Express (1908) Ltd: 1914

Seller ID: k3305

Condition: Poor


Paper calendar with Kaiser cartoon for each month of 1915. Soiled and foxed covers with contents foxed. Rusted staples but all attached. Sent from our bookshop in the UK.(bkrm); 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 12 pages View more info

Image for War Graves of the Empire: Reprinted from the Special Number of The Times November 10, 1928

War Graves of the Empire: Reprinted from the Special Number of The Times November 10, 1928

By: Various

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, The Times Publishing Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1627

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The blue cloth boards are largely bright with little wear but do have some modest staining to parts. The spine and upper edges are faded however. The ffep has a small black marker pen mark possibly removing a signature but the endpapers and contents including plates are otherwise in fine clean condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x,[2],80 pages View more info

Image for Ostend and Zeebrugge April 23 : May 10, 1918 The Dispatches of Vice-Admiral Sir Roger Keyes, K.C.B., K.C.V.O.

Ostend and Zeebrugge April 23 : May 10, 1918 The Dispatches of Vice-Admiral Sir Roger Keyes, K.C.B., K.C.V.O.

By: Vice-Admiral Sir Roger Keyes; C. Sanford Terry

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k3746

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library copy with the usual markings plus an indented stamp to the upper board and a white label to the spine. Boards otherwise very good. With some ink lettering to the contents and index, and also with the plates stamped to the verso. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 224 pages View more info

Image for 'Pi' in the Sky: A History of No. 22 Squadron Royal Flying Corps & R.A.F. in the War of 1914-1918.

'Pi' in the Sky: A History of No. 22 Squadron Royal Flying Corps & R.A.F. in the War of 1914-1918.

By: W. F. J. Harvey

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Leicester, Colin Huston: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1690

ISBN: 0950186805

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to the spine and Pi symbol to the upper board are in near fine clean condition with only a minor string mark to the top of the upper board. The illustrated contents are in fine condition. Marked as very good as there is no dust jacket. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; v,[1],107,[1] pages View more info

Image for Poor Bloody Infantry: The Truth Untold: A Memoir of the Great War

Poor Bloody Infantry: The Truth Untold: A Memoir of the Great War

By: W.H.A. Groom

Price: £32.00

Publisher: New Malden, Picardy Publishing Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: k2967

ISBN: 0906725011

Condition: Very Good


The front and rear covers are very good and clean but there is minor sunning and creasing to the spine. Contents, including plates, are in fine condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185,[7] pages View more info

Image for British Military Intelligence in the Palestine Campaign 1914-18

British Military Intelligence in the Palestine Campaign 1914-18

By: Yigal Sheffy

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: k2198

ISBN: 0714642088

Condition: Very Good


The covers are in very good bright clean condition with some minor creasing to the spine. Slight marking to the upper page edges and with the contents all in fine condition with no inscriptions or notations. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xviii,[2],380 pages View more info

Image for Sir Douglas Haig's Great Push:  The Battle of The Somme

Sir Douglas Haig's Great Push: The Battle of The Somme

By: [Anon.]

Price: £33.75

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: [1917]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: k1703

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


The red cloth boards have minor fading, staining to the rear and wear to the edges including the corners. The spine is soiled and well rubbed. Soiled page edges and with spotting and creasing to the ffep. The contents are largely in very good condition with a little edgewear to some plus slight soiling and creasing to a very small number. There is notable cracking to the rear between pages 390/391 and largely as a result the volume feels a little loose. There are a very large number of sanitised photographs amongst the text. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; [8],396 pages View more info