The Golden West: A Special Feature with a Captivating View of the West Through Diorama Modelling
£15.00
Notes: 1997. SOFT COVERS. NEW BOOK WITH CREASE ON THE LAST TEXT PAGE OTHERWISE LIKE NEW. . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS .
1997
66
028178
SPAIN
Very Good
SOFT COVERS
ANDREA PRESS
No D/W

STANDING ORDERS FOR THE BENGAL CAVALRY
£150.00
Notes: 1875. HARDBACK. THE BOOK HAS BEEN REBOUND IN A VERY SMART DARK RED CLOTH BINDING WITH NEW END PAPERS, THE PAGES ARE BROWNED AND MARKED ON THE OUTER EDGES AND MARGINS. THE TITLE PAGE HAS SEVERAL SMALL STAINS AND HAS BEEN REPAIRED ON THE BOTTOM CORNER. THE TEXT IS GOOD+. A SCARCE ITEM. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP. SCANS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
1875
214
0903754231
025034
SiMLA
Good
Hard Back
INDIA OFFICE
No D/W

THE MONTHLY ARMY LIST, APRIL 1887
£26.50
Notes: PAGES BROWNED ON EDGES AND TOP OF BLOCK DUST STAINED. LIGHT FOXING AT THE END OF THE INDEX. END PAPERS BROWNED. OTHERWISE INSERT IS GOOD FOR AGE. RED CLOTH COVERS GRUBBY. WEAR ON EDGES AND CORNERS. TOP OF SPINE FRAYED. SCANS AVAILABLE.
1887
219
008974
Fair
Hardback
War OFFICE
No D/W

ANCIENT INDIA. BULLETIN OF THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF INDIA, NUMBERS 10 AND 11. 1954 AND 1955
£12.50
Notes: ORIGINAL WORKS RE-BOUND INTO A VERY TIDY GREEN HARDBACK. THE NEW WHITE END PAPERS ARE RATHER CREASED. THE ORIGINAL PAGES ARE BROWNED ON EDGES. THERE IS NO PROPER TITLE PAGE BUT THERE ARE TWO COPIES OF THE CONTENTS PAGE, THE FIRST OF WHICH IS VERY BROWNED. LAST ORIGINAL PAGE HAS SOME NOTES IN INK. THERE ARE MANY BLACK AND WHITE PLATES, SKETCHES AND SOME FOLD OUT DIAGRAMS/TABLES. CONTENTS:-EXCAVATION AT HASTINAPURA AND OTHER EXPLORATIONS IN THE UPPER GANGA AND SUTLEJ BASINS 1950-52, ANGLING IN ANCIENT INDIA, POTTERY INDUSTRIES OF THE INDO -IRANIAN BORDER, PRESERVATION OF TWO ANCIENT OBJECTS. 1.25 KG UNWRAPPED. PLEASE CHECK POSTAL RATES ABROAD WITH US.
1955
0
015407
Hardback
DIRECTOR GENERAL OF ARCHA
No D/W

The Third Afghan War 1919: Official Account Compiled by the General Staff Branch, Army HQ, India.
£120.00
Notes: 1926. HARDBACK.EX-MILITARY LIBRARY, 23 MAPS. GREY HARD COVERS LOOK QUITE GRUBBY, RUBBED AND BUMPED ON CORNERS AND EDGES WITH GRUBBY MARKS ON FRONT AND REAR OF COVERS. A LITTLE DAMP STAINING ON THE COVERS- HAS NOT PENETRATED INTO THE BOOK. THE SPINE IS BOUND IN CLOTH TAPE. LIBRARY OWNERSHIP PLATE ON FRONT PASTEDOWN. STAMPS ON FRONT BLANK END PAPERS. END PAPERS FOXED. DARK GLUE LINES VISIBLE WHERE MAPS ARE ATTACHED TO THE BOOK, OTHERWISE TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS ARE TIDY FOR AGE, A SCARCE TITLE,SCANS ARE AVAILABLE. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS IN PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP. SCANS AVAILABLE
1926
173
027208
CALCUTTA
FAIR
Hardback
FIRST
GOVERNMENT CENTRAL BRANCH
No D/W
Ex MILITARY LIBRARY

THE ARMY IN INDIA. A PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORD 1850-1914
£22.25
Notes: 1968.HARDBACK. A VERY GOOD BOOK IN A DUST JACKET LIGHT SHELF RUBBING TO THE OUTER EDGES OF THE JACKET. TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY GOOD WITH NICE BRIGHT PAGES. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1968
192
0090889207
026441
London
Very Good
Hardback
HUTCHINSON ( IN ASSN. WIT
GOOD TO TO VERY GOOD

Standing orders for the Bengal Native Infantry 1840. With an appendix containing useful information for the junior officers of the Army
£110.00
Notes: 1840. HARDBACK. 87 PAGES. THE BOOK HAS BEEN REBOUND WITH BROWN LEATHER SPINE AND MARBLED PAPERS ON THE BOARDS, GILT TITLES ON THE SPINE AND NEW END PAPERS, PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON A GREEN EX LIBRIS STICKER ON THE NEW FRONT END PAPER. OTHER NAMES IN INK ON TITLE PAGE AND GENERAL ORDERS PAGE.. PAGES TANNED WITH A SMALL STAIN ALMOST ON THE BOTTOM EDGE OF THE TITLE PAGE, THIS CONTINUES THROUGH FAINTLY ONTO SEVEN OTHER PAGES. A SMALL AMOUNT OF ANNOTATION IN BLACK INK ON PAGES 2, 5 AND 56., ALSO A LITTLE PENCILLED ANNOTATION ON A FEW PAGES. INK BLOT ON PAGE 72. ALL READABLE. OTHERWISE PAGES AND TEXT GOOD. . A SCARCE ITEM. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1840
87
026699
CALCUTTA
Good
Hard Back
INDIA OFFICE
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH, VOL LXI, NUMBER 248. WINTER 1983/4
£4.50
Notes: WINTER 1983/4 EDITION. SLIGHT BROWNING ON EDGE OF BLOCK. REVERSE OF FRONTISPIECE PLATE , AND LAST PAGE LIGHTLY FOXED. OTHERWISE INTERNALLY GOOD TO VG. THE FRONT COVER IS A BIT GRUBBY. CONTENTS INCLUDE LETTERS OF LT. COLONEL ROBERT ABERCROMBIE YULE PT 1, AND A NARRATIVE OF MAJOR GENERAL FREDERICK HARDY, 84TH REGIMENT- SERVICE IN INDIA. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
1983
63
026707
Good
SOFT COVERS
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

WAR ESTABLISHMENTS, INDIA 1927 Volume I Units of a Cavalry Brgade , Cavalry Division , Infantry Brigade and Division
£92.00
Notes: 1927. HARDBACK. NO D/W. KHAKI DRAB CLOTH COVERS LIGHTLY RUBBED WITH SMALL BLACK MARK ON THE TOP FRONT CORNER EDGE. LIGHT CREASES/BUBBLING OF THE CLOTH. OUTER EDGES OF PAGE BLOCK SLIGHTLY DUST MARKED WITH A GRUBBY MARK ON THE OUTER EDGES OF THE SIDE OF THE BLOCK. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME AND REGIMENT ON TOP OF THE TITLE PAGE. GREEN EX LIBRIS STICKER ON FRONT END PAPER. A FEW LIGHT CREASES ON FOUR PAGES OTHERWISE THE TEXT AND THE PAGES ARE VERY GOOD.. .A SCARCE BOOK, POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1927
329
026720
SiMLA
Good
Hardback
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA PRESS
No D/W

Peace Handbooks Issued By Historical Section of the Foreign Office.VOL XIV DUTCH AND BRITISH POSSESSIONS .82 JAVA , 83 SUMATRA , 84 DUTCH BORNEO ,85 CELEBS 86 DUTCH TIMOR & LESSER SUNDA ISLANDS 87 DUTCH NEW GUINEA & THE MOLUCCAS 88,BRITISH NEW GUINEA
£99.99
Notes: 1920. HARDBACK VOLUME 14. NO'S 82-88. EX SOCIETY OF WRITERS SIGNET LIBRARY.. GREEN CLOTH COVERS WITH GILT TILES ON THE SPINE IN WHICH SEVEN HANDBOOKS ARE BOUND TOGETHER, THE ORIGINAL PAPER COVERS ARE AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK. THE BINDING IS A LITTLE BIT SOILED BUT GOOD. OUTER EDGES OF THE BOOK DUST MARKED. INSIDE THE BOOK THE TEXT AND PAGES ARE GOOD.A FEW OF THE PAGE CORNERS ARE TURNED.PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME PLATE INSIDE FRONT COVER. A SCARCE ITEM . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1920
401
026721
London
Good
Hardback
HM STATIONERY OFFICE
No D/W

MALACCA STRAIT PILOT AND WEST COAST OF SUMATRA PILOT Comprising Malacca Strait and Its Northern Approaches, Singaporee Strait , and the West Coast of Sumatra
£12.00
Notes: 1971.. HARDBACK. DARK BLUE CLOTH COVERS LIGHTLY WORN BUT GOOD+, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY GOOD. ON TIDY PAGES. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1971
475
026722
London
Good
Hardback
FIFTH EDITION
ADMIRALTY
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. VOLUME 9 (VOLUME NINE) , NUMBER 38. OCTOBER 1930.
£7.99
Notes: ORANGE SOFT COVERS. INTERNALLY GOOD. COVERS ARE WORN AND A BIT GRUBBY. SOME TEARS ON SPINE. SPINE FADED. BOTTOM CORNER OF FRONT COVER IS CREASED. CONTENTS :-THE EARLIEST ESTABLISHMENT OF THE BRITISH STANDING ARMY 1661; DIARY AND LETTERS OF A. M. LANG-LT. BENGAL ENGINEERS 1857-1859 (CONTINUED) REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
1930
72
027242
UK
Fair
SOFT COVERS
SoCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH, VOL LXII, NUMBER 250. SUMMER 1984
£4.50
Notes: VERY GOOD EXCEPT THAT THERE IS FOXING/YELLOWING ON THE REVERSE OF THE FRONTISPIECE PLATE. NOTES ABOUT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HAVE BEEN INSERTED AT THE FRONT, SO THE BOOKLET HAS BEEN STORED SLIGHTLY OPEN ON THAT PAGE. CONTENTS INCLUDE:- 6TH DRAGOON GUARDS 1845; JOHN FORTNUM OF THE BENGAL ENGINEERS; INTELLIGENCE IN THE ANGLO-PORTUGUESE ARMY 1808-1814. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
1984
64
027499
GOOD+
SOFT COVERS
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. SUMMER 2005. VOLUME EIGHTY THREE (83). NUMBER 334
£4.50
Notes: INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. LIGHT MARKS ON THE CARD COVERS. CONTENTS INCLUDE:- EARLY BRITISH INDIA 1750-85; CONTROL OF SMALLPOX IN THE BRITISH ARMY DURING THE 19TH CENTURY; THE BLOCKHOUSE LINE. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
2005
100
018075
Good to Very Good
SOFT COVERS
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. VOLUME 36 1958
£15.99
Notes: 1958 ALL THE ISSUES FOR ONE YEAR IN ONE BINDING,190 PAGES PLUS PLATES , FULL INDEX AT END OF BOOK. GREEN CLOTH HARD COVERS A LITTLE RUBBED ON EDGES AND SURFACE BUT GOOD FOR AGE. LIGHT DUST MARKS TO TOP OUTER EDGE OF BOOK. . SLIGHT BROWNING TO OUTER EDGES OF BOOK OTHERWISE PAGES AND CONTENTS GOOD TO VERY GOOD. SUBJECTS IN THIS VOLUME INCLUDE THE EXPEDITION TO EGYPT IN 1801, EXPEDITION TO HOLLAND 1799, HELMETS OF THE LANCASHIRE MOUNTED RIFLE VOLUNTEERS, INDIAN MUTINY JOURNALS, TROUBLES OF A COMMISARY IN THE SEVEN YEARS WAR , ARTILLERY BADGES , 7th LIGHT DRAGOONS 1783 TO 1813, , , PLUS MANY MORE.POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP. THIS IS A HEAVY BOOK , PLEASE CHECK POSTAGE WITH US FOR OVERSEAS.
1958
190
020776
UK
Good
Hard Back
GALE AND POLDEN
No D/W

THE PROCEEDINGS IN THE DECCAN PRIZE CASE, VOLUME II
£249.99
Notes: CONTENTS OF VOL II :- MEMORIAL ON BEHALF OF THE MARQUS OF HASTINGS; MEMORIAL ON BEHALF OF THE GRAND ARMY; APPENDIX TO THE TWO PRECEEDING MEMORIALS. THE MARQUIS OF HASTINGS ASSUMED COMMAND OF THE CENTRAL DIVISION OF THE GRAND ARMY IN 1817 IN ORDER TO SUPPRESS THE PINDAREES TO MAINTAIN PEACE AND TRANQUILITY IN INDIA. IN THE ENSUING CAMPIGN AN AMOUNT OF BOOTY WAS SEIZED AND THE APPENDIX COVERS LETTERS AND JUDGEMENTS ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE PRIZE. THE ACTUAL MEMORIALS TAKE UP ONLY 7 PAGES. THE APPENDIX RUNS TO ABOUT 380 PAGES, EACH OF WHICH HAVE BEEN PAGINATED BY HAND IN INK IN THE TOP CORNER. ( THERE ARE NOTES IN PLACES THAT CERTAIN PAGES HAVE BEEN OMITTED, SO FOR INSTANCE AFTER PAGE 385 IT SAYS THAT EXTRACTS FROM THE LONDON GAZETTE AND CALCUTTA GAZETTE FROM PAGE 385 TO 400 HAVE BEEN OMITTED. THE INKED NUMBERS FINISH AT 440) .THE PAGES ARE BROWNED ON EDGES AND TOP OF BLOCK DUST STAINED. END PAPERS AND PASTEDOWNS ARE GRUBBY, FOXED AND BROWNED. A LITTLE DAMP STAINING ON TOP CORNER OF THE FRONT END PAPER. HOWEVER THE OPEN PAGES OF THE BULK OF THE VOLUME ARE TIDY, WITH LIGHT MOTTLING ROUND THE EDGES. THERE IS A LITTLE UNDERLINING AND ANNOTATION IN INK ( NOT BIRO) . ONE FOLD OUT SKETCH. INSIDE THE FRONT COVER IS A LIBRARY PLATE- (THE WILLIS BUND COLLECTION.). THEHALF LEATHER COVERS ARE VERY WORN AND BATTERED. THE FRONT ONE IS ONLY HELD ON BY THE RAISED BANDS. REAR HINGE IS CRACKED INTERNALLY BUT THE BOARD IS HOLDING ON A BIT BETTER THAN THE FRONT. SCANS/PHOTOGRAPHS AND FURTHER DETAILS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. HEAVY AND WILL REQUIRE INSURED DELIVERY.
1823
0
016262
Hardback
PRINTED BY THOMAS DAVISON
No D/W.
HALF LEATHER

THE OFFICERS' CAVALRY SCHOOL AT ST PETERSBURG
£65.00
Notes: 1909. HARDBACK.FOLOIO SIZE. THE BOOKLET HAS BEEN BOUND IN A SMART BLUE CLOTH BINDING WITH GILT TITLE ON THE FRONT BOARD..COMPILED FROM RUSSIAN ARMY ORDERS 1898-1908 FROM THE RUSSIAN OFFICER'S CAVALRY SCHOOL AND WAS PREPARED WITH A VIEW TO ESTABLISHING A SIMILIAR SCHOOL IN INDIA..SMALL TEAR ON THE BOTTOM EDGE OF THE OLD BLUE PAPER COVER WHICH HAS BEEN BOUND IN.WAR OFFICE STAMP ON TOP OF THIS COVER. , THE PAGES ARE BROWNED BUT GOOD. A SCARCE ITEM. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1909
14
025752
SiMLA
Good
Hard Back
INDIA OFFICE
No D/W
FOLIO SIZE

Story of the North West Frontier Province
£42.00
Notes: 1930 HARDBACK. NO D/W. FIRST EDITION 90 PAGES. GREEN HARD COVERS HAVE TITLES IN WHITE WHICH HAVE FADED A LITTLE. CORNERS TURNED IN A LITTLE. EDGES RUBBED. OTHERWISE COVERS GOOD. PAGE EDGES ARE TANNED BUT TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY TIDY ON NICE CLEAN PAGES. . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1930
90
025497
PESHAWAR
Good
Hardback
FIRST
GOVERNMENT PRINTING AND S
No D/W

A List of the Royal Military College at Sandhurst 1843
£32.00
Notes: From the library of Peter Young. Name in ink with date of 1983 inside front cover. The hard covers are a little edge worn and faded. A bit damp mottled on the outside but no sign of penetration. Internally good for age. .Posted from the UK in a protective card wrap
1843
32
014759
UK
FAIR TO GOOD.
Hard Covers
RMC
No D/W

Eastern Archipelago Pilot, Volume II; Comprising the South-Eastern End of Sumatra, Sunda Strait, Java, Islands Eastward of Java, Southern and Eastern Coasts of Borneo, Macassar Strait, Celebes, and the Western Part of the Sula Islands
£12.00
Notes: 1961. HARDBACK. DARK BLUE CLOTH COVERS BLEACHED IN PATCHES ON FRONT AND REAR BOARDS WHICH MAKES THEM LOOK QUITE GRUBBY TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY GOOD. ON TIDY PAGES. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1961
821
026581
London
Good
Hardback
SEVENTH EDITION
ADMIRALTY
No D/W

SUPPLEMENT No 5 RELATING TO THE Eastern Archipelago Pilot, Volume II;
£10.99
Notes: 1961.SOFTCOVERS, STAPLED BOOKLET, 71 PAGES + MAPS, CREAM COVERS TANNED AND A LITTLE BIT GRUBBY CORNERS TURNED, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS GOOD . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1961
71
026582
London
Good
SOFT COVERS
SEVENTH EDITION
ADMIRALTY
No D/W

SUPPLEMENT No 2-1973 TO MALACCA STRAIT AND WEST COAST OF SUMATRA PILOT ;
£14.99
Notes: 1973.SOFTCOVERS, STAPLED BOOKLET, 24 PAGES + MAPS, WHITE COVERS LIGHTLY SHELF WORN, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS GOOD . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS,
1973
24
026583
London
Good
SOFT COVERS
ADMIRALTY
No D/W

THE REVOLT IN CENTRAL INDIA 1857-59 COMPILED BY THE INTELLIGENCE BRANCH DIVISION OF THE CHIEF OF STAFF ARMY HQ INDIA
£170.00
Notes: 1908.. HARDBACK. NO D/W. XXI PLUS 277 PAGES. 10 MAPS, ONE OF WHICH IS IN A POCKET AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK. RED HARD COVERS RUBBED/WORN ON CORNERS AND EDGES WITH BLEACHING TO THE SPINE, SIDE EDGES, AND A STRIP ON FRONT COVER. THE SEPARATE TITLE PLATE FROM THE SPINE IS MISSING. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME BLIND STAMPED ON FRONT END PAPER, SMALL AREA OF RED STAIN ON OUTER EDGE OF BLOCK AND EDGE OF FRONT END PAPER. PAGES TANNED. FIRST FEW PAGES A BIT "WAVY2 AS THOUGH A LITTLE DAMP AFFECTED AT SOME TIME. OTHERWISE TEXT AND MAPS GOOD FOR AGE, ON TIDY PAGES. FRONT HINGE STARTING TO CRACK INTERNALLY. A SCARCE ITEM . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP. SCANS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.
1908
0
026085
SiMLA
FAIR TO GOOD
Hardback
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
No D/W

From Fort Laramie to Wounded Knee: In the West That Was
ALLEN C
£17.50
Notes: 1997. HARDBACK. A VERY GOOD BOOK IN A DUST JACKET WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS LIKE NEW WITH NICE BRIGHT PAGES. . POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1997
286
0803210450
025632
USA
Very Good +
Hard Back
NEBRASKA
Very Good

ACHEEN AND THE PORTS ON THE NORTH AND EAST COASTS OF SUMATRA
ANDERSON J
£36.50
Notes: 1971. HARDBACK. 240 PAGES. WITH FOLDING MAP .A VERY GOOD BOOK IN A WORN DUST JACKET. THE JACKET HAS A SMALL TEAR ON THE TOP EDGE AND IS RUBBED ON THE TOP AND BOTTOM EDGES, THE SPINE IS FADED. SURFACE OF JACKET RUBBED. THE JACKET IS PRICE CLIPPED. THE LAST PAGE HAS PICKED UP A LITTLE MARK FROM THE REAR COLOUR END PAPER. OTHERWISE THE TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS ARE VERY GOOD WITH NICE BRIGHT PAGES. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1971
240
027384
Singapore
Very Good
Hardback
OXFORD UNIVERSITY
Fair

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