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Image for The Ship Of The Line Volume II: Design, Construction And Fittings

The Ship Of The Line Volume II: Design, Construction And Fittings

By: Brian Lavery

Price: £59.95

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 191289

ISBN: ISBN 0851772870

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 1984, with price-clipped jacket. In overall fine condition (dust jacket protected in removable wrapper). Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions - tiny set of initials to front endpaper upper rh corner; text, diagrams and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Breakdown: A History Of Recovery Vehicles In The British Army

Breakdown: A History Of Recovery Vehicles In The British Army

By: Brian S. Baxter

Price: £34.95

Publisher: HMSO: 1990

Seller ID: 190808

ISBN: ISBN 0112904564

Condition: Fine


Second impression paperback, 1990, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for German Maritime Aircraft: A selection of German wartime photographs from the Bundesarchiv, Koblenz.  (World War 2 Photo Album Number 18)

German Maritime Aircraft: A selection of German wartime photographs from the Bundesarchiv, Koblenz. (World War 2 Photo Album Number 18)

By: Bryan Philpottt

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Patrick Stephens Limited: 1981

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180141

ISBN: ISBN 0850594456

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback (World War 2 Photo Album series, Number 18), 1981, with price-clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj faded to spine; black boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Welsh Militia And Volunteer Corps 1757-1908. 1: Anglesey & Caernarfonshire

Welsh Militia And Volunteer Corps 1757-1908. 1: Anglesey & Caernarfonshire

By: Bryn Owen

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Caernarfon, Palace Books: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180307

ISBN: 1871904005

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1989, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges and faded to spine; red cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's initials small and neat to ffep upper rh corner tip; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for "Steady, Boys, Steady! A Profound Study of the Royal Navy"

"Steady, Boys, Steady! A Profound Study of the Royal Navy"

By: C. R. Benstead

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1943

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122646

Condition: Fair


"First edition hardback, 1943, with no jacket. In overall fair to good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original blue cloth boards, with white titles to spine and illustration to front, are generally rubbed with several stain-spots. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; some toning but text and amusing illustrations clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for But No Brass Funnel

But No Brass Funnel

By: Captain James Douglas Stewart

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Whittles Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 130022

ISBN: ISBN 1904445101

Condition: Fine


"First paperback edition, 2004, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Armour And Weapons

By: Charles ffoulkes

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1909

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122718

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1909, with no jacket. Ex-school library book - remains of label to rear fep otherwise no other markings. In overall good used condition with minor signs of handling and storage - original boards are rubbed to edges and have been carefully repaired to spine. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; foxing to endpapers and one of two marks but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Photographs available." View more info

Image for Commando Extraordinary: Otto Skorzeny's Remarkable Exploits and their urgent meaning for us Now.

Commando Extraordinary: Otto Skorzeny's Remarkable Exploits and their urgent meaning for us Now.

By: Charles Foley

Price: £14.95

Publisher: "Longmans, Green & Co": 1954

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122869

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1954, with unclipped jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj faded to spine and rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; slight tanning to end-papers and page-ends but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Life Line

By: Charles Graves

Price: £14.95

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1941

Seller ID: 130060

Condition: Good


"First edition first reprint hardback, 1941, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with signs of handling and storage - dj complete but worn and repaired to edges with loss at spine head; blue cloth boards somewhat mottled. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; some toning (wartime paper) but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for For Valour: The Air V.C.s

For Valour: The Air V.C.s

By: Chaz Bowyer

Price: £14.95

Publisher: William Kimber: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 160906

ISBN: ISBN 071830425X

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1978, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Breaking Ranks

Breaking Ranks

By: Clyde Aylin

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Merlin Books: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121936

ISBN: ISBN 0863034535

Condition: Fine


"First edition hardback, 1989, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

Image for Mirus': The Making Of A Battery

Mirus': The Making Of A Battery

By: Colin Partridge and John Wallbridge

Price: £49.95

Publisher: The Ampersand Press: 1983

Seller ID: 140026

ISBN: ISBN 0946346046

Condition: Near Fine


"First paperback edition, 1983, in overall near fine used condition with only very slight signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Fighter Pilot

Fighter Pilot

By: Colin Strong and Duff Hart-Davis

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Queen Anne Press/BBC: 1981

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122648

ISBN: ISBN 0362005788

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback to tie in with BBC television series, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Really Not Required: Memoirs 1939-1946

Really Not Required: Memoirs 1939-1946

By: Colin Warwick

Price: £19.95

Publisher: The Pentland Press: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130034

ISBN: ISBN 1858214777

Condition: Near Fine


"First edition hardback, 1997, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine condition - small bruise to bottom edges of boards and dj has a couple of slight marks to rear. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Men Of Alamein

Men Of Alamein

By: Colonel C. P. S. Denholm-Young

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Spa Books with Tom Donovan: 1987

Seller ID: 121465

ISBN: ISBN 0907590233

Condition: Very Good


"First British hardback reprint (1987) of 1943 Cairo original, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Private copy, not an old library book." View more info

Image for Guardians: Strategic Reconnaissance Satellites

Guardians: Strategic Reconnaissance Satellites

By: Curtis Peebles

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Ian Allan: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130065

ISBN: 0711017654

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1988, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj a little edgeworn with short closed tears to upper front rh corner and upper rear edge. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs over 1.3kg packaged. Not an old library book. Photograph available. View more info

Image for The Journal of the 2nd King Edward VII's Own Goorkhas (The Sirmoor Rifles) 1973. Vol. VIII, No. 1

The Journal of the 2nd King Edward VII's Own Goorkhas (The Sirmoor Rifles) 1973. Vol. VIII, No. 1

By: D. R. M. Shaw

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Hong Kong, The Journal of the 2nd King Edward VII's Own Goorkhas: 1973

Seller ID: 180043

Condition: Good


Paperback edition, 1973, in overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. - covers rubbed with crease to front lower rh corner. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text, illustrations and period advertisements bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for British Military Longarms 1715-1815 (Illustrated Monographs)

British Military Longarms 1715-1815 (Illustrated Monographs)

By: D. W. Bailey

Price: £44.95

Publisher: Arms and Armour Press: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170716

ISBN: ISBN 0853680671

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback in the Illustrated Monographs series, 1971, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with a couple of short repaired tears to upper edges (dj now protected); maroon cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - small set of initials to ffep upper rh corner; light toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for A-10 Thunderbolt II. Warbirds Illustrated No.40

A-10 Thunderbolt II. Warbirds Illustrated No.40

By: Dana Bell

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Arms and Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 110951

ISBN: 853687722

Condition: Near Fine


"First edition, 1986, paperback in overall near fine condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. " View more info

Image for Military Motor Cycles

Military Motor Cycles

By: David Ansell

Price: £14.95

Publisher: B. T. Batsford Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 160814

ISBN: ISBN 0713438371

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1985, with price-clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj lightly rubbed to edges; green cloth boards a touch faded to edges but remain clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's initials small and neat to ffep upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info