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image of The story of the guides

The story of the guides

by Younghusband, Captain G. J.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1918
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
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£10.22

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Macmillan & Co. Limited. Fair. 1918. Reprint. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, top of front cover and spine nibbled, cloth rubbed at corners and bottom of spine, no inscriptions. 240 pages, 16 photos in the text .
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image of Under the Union Jack: the week's war news in prose and pictures. 27 issues  from  Vol. 1 No. 4 (2 December 1899) to Vol. 3 No. 37 (21 July 1900)

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George Newnes, Ltd.. Poor. 1899. First Edition. Magazine. 27 issues. Large format (30 x 23 cm) weekly magazine, stapled spines, pictorial covers most present but detached, edges chipped and worn with areas of loss as paper very fragile, spillages on a couple of copies, no inscriptions. Approx 20 pages per issue, many photos in the text. Vol.… Read more
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£25.55
image of The chronicle of Private Henry Metcalfe

The chronicle of Private Henry Metcalfe

by Tuker, Francis (ed.)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1953
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£7.66

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Cassell. Fair with no dust jacket. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Good reading copy, an ex WHS library hardback with a sticker on the front pastedown, no inscriptions, tightly bound in red cloth. x + 118 pages, foreword by Field Marshal Slim, 7 plates (1 in colour), notes .
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image of U.S. Grant and the American military tradition

U.S. Grant and the American military tradition

by Catton, Bruce

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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£8.94

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U.S.A: Grosset & Dunlap. Good. 1960. Reprint. Softcover. Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. x + 202 pages, notes, index. Undated reprint, probably around 1960 .
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image of Cavalry tactical schemes: a series of practical exercises for cavalry

Cavalry tactical schemes: a series of practical exercises for cavalry

by Monsenergue, Colonel

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1914
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First English Edition
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£127.74

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Hugh Rees. Good with no dust jacket. 1914. First English Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in pink cloth with gilt titles, cloth is faded at the spine and front board and has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. xxviii + [4pp of errata tipped in] + 340 pages, appendices, 46 maps in the text, 2 large… Read more
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image of The romance of soldiering and sport

The romance of soldiering and sport

by Willcocks, General Sir James

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1925
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£38.32

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Cassell & Co. Ltd. Good with no dust jacket. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor fading at spine and rubbing at corners, some browning to page edges & margins, pencilled name (I. Villiers Stuart) to front endpaper otherwise no inscriptions. xiv + 342 pages, 22 photos… Read more
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image of The Gulf and inland waters, with, The Virginia campaign, 1865 [2 volumes]  (Campaigns of the Civil War)

The Gulf and inland waters, with, The Virginia campaign, 1865 [2 volumes] (Campaigns of the Civil War)

by Mahan, A. T. and Humphreys, A. A.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New edition
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£8.94

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U.S.A: Jack Brussell. Very Good. 1959. New edition. Softcover. Pair of clean, tightly bound paperbacks, card covers rubbed at corners, but generally appear little used, no inscriptions. 'Gulf' has viii + 264 pages & is indexed. 'Virginia' has 212 pages (numbered from 241 - 452), 10 maps on plates at end, index .
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image of South African war books: an illustrated bibliography of English language  publications relating to the Boer War 1899 - 1902

South African war books: an illustrated bibliography of English language publications relating to the Boer War 1899 - 1902

by Hackett, Ronald Geoffrey

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1994
Condition
Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9780952003908
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£57.48

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P. G. de Lotz. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 0952003902 . Very clean large format hardback book, tightly bound in quarter black leather over black cloth, gilt titles, all edges gilt, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a vertical crease to the front & rear panels. Has the original… Read more
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image of The Empire is marching: a study of the military effort of the British  Empire 1800 - 1945

The Empire is marching: a study of the military effort of the British Empire 1800 - 1945

by Barclay, Glen St. J.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297771258
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£8.94

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0297771256 . Clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright price clipped dustjacket which is chipped at the edges. x + 276 pages, 17 photos on plates, notes, bibliography, maps, index .
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Spion Kop

by Castle, H. G.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780855242510
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£6.39

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Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. Good. 1976. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0855242515 . Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine uncreased, card covers rubbed at edges and creased at bottom back corner, no inscriptions. 48 pages, illustrations in the text, sources, appendices .
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image of Young Winston's wars: the original despatches of Winston S. Churchill, war  correspondent 1897 - 1900

Young Winston's wars: the original despatches of Winston S. Churchill, war correspondent 1897 - 1900

by Woods, Frederick (ed); Churchill, Winston

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint; Second Printing
ISBN
9780850521283
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£8.94

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Leo Cooper Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1972. Reprint; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0850521289 . Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xxx + 350 pages, 6 photos on plates, 9 maps in the text, index .
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General Gordon

by Garrett, Richard

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780213164829
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£8.94

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Atrthur Barker Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. 0213164825 . Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 240 pages, illustrations on plates, maps in the text, bibliography, index .
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image of Someone had blundered: calamities of the British army in the Victorian age

Someone had blundered: calamities of the British army in the Victorian age

by Judd, Denis

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780213164430
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£8.94

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Arrthur Barker Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0213164434 . Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xx + 188 pages, maps & illustrations in the text, chronology, bibliography, index .
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image of Rhodesia and after: being the story of the 17th & 18th battalions of  Imperial Yeomanry in South Africa

Rhodesia and after: being the story of the 17th & 18th battalions of Imperial Yeomanry in South Africa

by Gilbert, Sharrad H.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1901
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£51.10

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Simpkin Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. Good with no dust jacket. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardback tightly bound in white cloth with red titles and red & blue decoration, cloth is frayed at head of spine, backstrip is dulled, has minor rubbing at corners, pencilled name/place on (black) front endpaper, couple of blue pencilled text corrections,… Read more
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image of Sharpshooter in the Crimea: the letters of Captain Gerald Goodlake VC

Sharpshooter in the Crimea: the letters of Captain Gerald Goodlake VC

by Springman, Michael

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2005
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781844152377
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£6.39

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Barnsley: Pen & Sword. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2005. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1844152375 . Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, no signs of use. x + 228 pages, 21 illustrations on plates, 4 maps, genealogy, appendices, glossary, bibliography, index; .
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image of A splendid little war: the Spanish-American war, 1898 - the artist's  perspective

A splendid little war: the Spanish-American war, 1898 - the artist's perspective

by Harrington, Peter & Sharf, Frederic

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781853673160
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£6.39

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Greenhill Books. Very Good. 2006. First Edition. Softcover. 1853673161 . Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback original, no inscriptions, appears little used. 84 pages, colour and b/w illustrations in the text, biographical notes ; .
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image of Mafeking: a Victorian legend

Mafeking: a Victorian legend

by Gardner, Brian

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£8.94

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Cassell & Company, Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with browning to the closed page edges and occasional internal fox-spotting, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which has faded from red to orange at the spine. 246 pages, 43 photos on plates, 3 maps, notes, bibliography,… Read more
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