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Uniforms

This section covers all periods from Ancient to Modern. This section is of particular interest to modellers, wargamers, and re-enactors. For more uniform books look in the Osprey sections and other catalogues relating to your period of interest. Listed here are books about Uniforms that are NOT listed under the sub-menus.

The Colours Of The Grenadier Guards
£22.99
Notes: Stiff card covers No D/W ( as issued). The white covers are a bit grubby & discoloured. Some edge and cornerwear. Gilt Crest on front board very tidy.The pages, with 34 colour illustrations of the Grenadier Guards Colours are all in very good condition . Title has been written on the spine by hand. Posted from the UK in 1-2 working days.
1937
40
016630
FAIR TO GOOD.
FIRST
BENHAM
No D/W
STIFF CARD COVERS

Presentation Of Colours To The First Battalion By His Majesty The King At Buckingham Palace 29Th May, 1907. Nulli Secundus. Coldstream Guards
£46.50
Notes: Privately Published, Hard Cover. First Edition. . Decorative cream cloth boards. One of a limited printing of 250 copies. Contains an original etching by Nevile R. Wilkinson and four photogravure reproductions of his drawings. Hard covers Fair with quite heavy soiling & rubbing to the boards. Soiling and browning on inner Hinges of end papers. Edges of pages rough cut. Tissue guard to frontispiece is detached on lower half . Otherwise the pages and contents are good. Scans available. Posted from the UK in 1-2 working days..
1907
60
016631
FAIR TO GOOD.
Hardback
FIRST
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. SPRING 1997. VOLUME LXXV, NUMBER 301
£3.75
Notes: LIGHT MARKS ON CARD COVERS, AND A FEW BLACK MARKS ON BOTTOM EDGE OF BLOCK. INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. CONTENTS INCLUDE:- DANIEL CUNLIFFE'S MARINE ARTILLERY PAINTINGS;ARMY OF HENRY VIII; BRITISH INFANTRY GREATCOATS IN THE WAR OF 1812. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
1997
76
017144
Good+
SOFT COVERS
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. AUTUMN 1996. VOLUME LXXIV, NUMBER 299
£3.75
Notes: LIGHT MARKS ON CARD COVERS. LIGHT CREASE ON REAR COVER. INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. CONTENTS INCLUDE:- CAPTAIN JOHN ALSTON; ROYAL SCOTS ON SAN DOMINGO 1794-1797; FULL DRESS IN THE BRITISH ARMY SINCE WORLD WAR ONE. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE ISSUES.
1996
68
017146
Good to Very Good
SOFT COVERS
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

ARMY REGULATIONS INDIA VII. 1913. DRESS.
£12.75
Notes: RAY WESTLAKE REPRINT OF THE INDIA DRESS REGULATIONS VOL VII 1913. BLUE LEATHERETTE TYPE COVERS. NO D/W ( AS ISSUED). GOOD TO VG. PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME STICKER ON FRONT END PAPER. SLIGHT SPOTTING ON EDGE OF BLOCK. NUMBER 86 OF A LIMITED EDITION OF 150 .
1991
89
1871167191
028927
UK
GOOD TO VERY GOOD.
Hard Back
RAY WESTLAKE
NO D/W ( AS ISSUED)

THE ARMY IN INDIA AND ITS EVOLUTION
£41.50
Notes: 1924 HARDBACK. BLUE CLOTH COVERS WITH GILT DECORATION AND TITLES ON THE FRONT BOARD AND GILT TITLES ON THE SPINE. COVERS RUBBED AND WORN ON EDGES AND CORNERS BUT WORSE ON THE TOP AND BOTTOM OF THE SPINE. TOP CORNER OF SPINE FRAYED. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON FRONT END PAPER AND FRONT PASTEDOWN ON GREEN EX LIBRIS STICKERS. TEXT AND PAGES GENERALLY GOOD, POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1924
253
026110
CALCUTTA
FAIR
Hard Back
GOVERNMENTH PRESS, INDIA
No D/W

FIRST OR GRENADIER REGIMENT OF FOOT GUARDS: REVIEW OF THE REGIMENT BY HIS MAJESTY THE KING
£44.75
Notes: Privately Published, London, 1910. . pp; 1-16 [15] 17-39. White paper covered boards decorated in blue and gilt on the top board. Published to commemorate the review of the regiment by His Majesty The King on the 29th June, 1910. Includes 15 colour plates with 37 illustrations of badges & colours. The outer spine is worn and scuffed with a bump and crease on top corner of on rear cover. The contents & pages are in good to very good condition. A very scarce title.
1910
39
016646
Hardback
FIRST
No D/W

DRESS REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY 1900
£5.25
Notes: 1972 SOFT COVER EDITION, A GOOD TO VERY GOOD COPY WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR AND A BUMP ON THE TOP CORNER.FADED ON SPINE, SMALL SCRATCHES ON REAR COVER. TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VCERY GOOD. A DETAILED STUDY OF THE BRITISH ARMY UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT 1900. SEVENTY PAGES OF ILLUSTRATIONS. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1972
208
0715356402
023217
UK
Good
SOFT COVERS
1980 REPRINT
David AND CHARLES
No/DW

Army Council Instruction Number 397 of 1952. Dress and Embellishments
£7.50
Notes: A SMALL STAPLED PAMPHLET ISSUED BY THE WAR OFFICE ON DRESS AND EMBELLISHMENTS. WAR OFFICE LIBRARY STAMP ON FRONT COVER. THERE ARE A COUPLE OF PIN HOLES INTHE TOP MARGIN OF PAGES WHERE A PIN OR STAPLE HAS BEEN. GLUE STAINING OF LAST PAGE NEAR THE SPINE, BUT OTHERWISE TIDY.
1952
15
029190
Fair
SOFT COVERS
THE WAR OFFICE
No D/W
STAPLED PAMPHLET

Army Council Instructions. SUPPLEMENT 13TH JANUARY 1954
£2.99
Notes: A SMALL STAPLED PAMPHLET ISSUED BY THE WAR OFFICE . WAR OFFICE LIBRARY STAMP ON FRONT COVER, PLUS SOME PENCILLED NOTES. HOLES PUNCHED NEAR THE EDGE FOR INSERTION INTO A FOLDER. GLUE STAINING OF LAST PAGE NEAR THE SPINE, BUT OTHERWISE TIDY FOR AGE.
1954
12
029191
Fair
SOFT COVERS
THE WAR OFFICE
No D/W
STAPLED PAMPHLET

Army Council Instruction Number 205 of 1953 - Special Supplement, and Army Council Instruction Number 455 of 1952 stuck Together
£7.50
Notes: TWO ARMY COUNCIL INSTRUCTIONS STUCK TOGETHER. ACI NUMBER 205 IS 20 PAGES . STAPLED PAMPHLET WITH HOLES PUNCHED NEAR THE SPINE FOR INSERTION INTO A FOLDER. WAR OFFICE LIBRARY STAMP ON FRONT COVER WITH A NUMBER 3 IN RED PENCIL. COVERS DRESS AND EMBELLISHMENTS OF THE TERRITORIAL ARMY- HOME COMMAND. ACI NUMBER 455 IS 6 PAGES LONG AND SIMILAR TO THE OTHER BUT WITHOUT THE HOLES COVERS NO 1 DRESS FOR Q.A.R.A.N.C. AND W.R.A.C. GLUE REMNANTS DOWN THE SPINE BUT OTHERWISE FAIR FOR AGE.
1952
0
029192
Fair
SOFT COVERS
THE WAR OFFICE
No D/W
STAPLED PAMPHLET

DRESS REGULATIONS INDIA 1931
£13.99
Notes: 1987. HARDBACK.A REPRINT OF THE 1931 INDIA DRESS REGULATIONS. INCLUDES ILLUSTRATIONS. A GOOD TO VERY GOOD COPY IN A DUST JACKET WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR AND LIGHT TANNING TO THE OUTER EDGES OF THE BOOK AND DUST JACKET. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON FRONT BLANK END PAPER. TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY GOOD. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1987
124
0950853089
029717
UK
Good
Hard Back
RAY WESTLAKE MILITARY BOO
Good

ADVANCED AIRCRAFT MODELLING the Essential Reference for the Aircraft Modeller
£65.00
Notes: 2009. SOFT COVERS. THIS IS A NEW BOOK, POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
2009
178
9789606740688
030231
GREECE
NEW
SOFT COVERS
PERISCOPIO PUBLICATIONS
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. VOLUME 14 1935 ISSUES 53-56
£25.00
Notes: 1935. HARDBACK. ALL FOUR ISSUES FOR THE YEAR IN ONE BINDING PLUS AN INDEX FOR THE YEAR. GREEN CLOTH HARD COVERS RUBBED, LIGHTLY BUMPED ON THE TOP OF THE SPINE. THE SPINE HAS FADED, LIGHT DUST MARKS TO TOP OUTER EDGE OF BOOK. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON FRONT END PAPER. PAGES AND CONTENTS GOOD TO VERY GOOD. . SUBJECTS INCLUDE. SABRETACHES, LACE FOR THE 6th DRAGOONS 7th LIGHT DRAGOONS , REGIMENTAL COLOURS , NEW MODEL ARMY,SURREY VOLUNTEERS 2nd FOOT , HORSE FURNITURE FOR MAJORS, BELAD BENI BU ALI, THE BLUE HELMET , 99th FOOT, SWISS LEGION, UNIFORMS , CENTRE BADGES, PLUS MANY MORE.POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
1935
255
027159
UK
Good
Hard Back
SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORIC
No D/W

MILITARY COLLECTOR AND HISTORIAN Journal of the Company of Military Historians. Volume XLVII, NUMBER 1 . SPRING 1995. 18TH CENTURY SPECIAL ISSUE
£7.50
Notes: STAPLED MAGAZINE. VERY GOOD APART FROM STAPLES STARTING TO RUST . CONTENTS INCLUDE:- BROGADE OF FOOT GUARDS 1776- PREPARING FOR SERVICE IN AMERICA; UNIFORM COLOURS AND CLOTHING NEW JERSEY BRIGADE, 1778 PART II; IMPORTATION OF CLOTH FOR CONTINENTAL ARMY UNIFORMS. REDUCED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE BUYS OF THIS PUBLICATION
1995
48
027416
Good
SOFT COVERS
THE COMPANY OF MILITARY H
No D/W
STAPLED BOOKLET.

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. VOLUME 16 1937 ISSUES 61-65
£24.00
Notes: 1937. 256 PAGES. ALL FOUR ISSUES FOR THE YEAR IN ONE BINDING. *WITH AN INDEX FOR THE YEAR AT THE REAR OF THE BOOK GREEN CLOTH HARD COVERS A LITTLE RUBBED AND TANNED AROUND THE EDGES. FADED ON THE SPINE. LIGHT DUST MARKS TO TOP OUTER EDGE OF BOOK. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON FRONT BLANK END PAPER. OTHERWISE PAGES AND CONTENTS GOOD TO VERY GOOD. , SUBJECTS INCLUDE BADGES OF THE IRISH FREE STATES ARMY, UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE SCOTS GREYS, 15th light dragoons , LIGHT COMPANIES UNIFORMS 1783,, THE ART OF WAR IN THE 16th CENTURY, 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.
1937
256
027161
UK
Good
Hard Back
GALE AND POLDEN
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. VOLUME LXVIII ( VOLUME 68). 1990
£15.00
Notes: 1990. HARDBACK. VOLUME 68.., ALL FOUR ISSUES FOR ONE YEAR IN ONE BINDING, 278 PAGES,. SMART GREEN CLOTH HARD COVERS, PAGES VG+. SUBJECTS COVERED INCLUDE:- CARE OF SICK AND WOUNDED IN THE 9YRS WAR IN IRELAND 1593-1602; THE TEMPLAR MEDAL; BATTLE OF THE CAULDRON; ORIGIN AND FORMATION OF BRITISH LANCER REGIMENTS 1793-1823; ASIAN FRONT IN THE CRIMEAN WAR AND FALL OF KARS; EARLY BUTTONS OF THE FOOT GUARDS.
1990
278
027164
UK
Very Good
Hard Back
GALE AND POLDEN
No D/W

JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH . VOLUME 50 ( VOLUME L) 1972
£15.00
Notes: GOOD TO VERY GOOD. BOUND INTO A VERY SMART HARD BLUE BINDING, WHICH JUST HAS A LITTLE WEAR AND FADING TO TO TOP CORNER OF THE FRONT COVER. THE EDGE OF THE BLOCK IS LIGHTLY SPOTTED. INTERNALLY VERY GOOD. THERE IS AN INDEX AT THE REAR. ARTICLES INCLUDE:- STANDING ORDERS TO THE 33RD REGIMENT 1798; SPECIAL RESERVE LONG SERVICE MEDAL; 4TH ROYAL IRISH DRAGOON GUARDS UNDRESS UNIFORM 1824; MARLBOROUGH'S MARCH TO THE DANUBE 1704
1972
254
027168
UK
Good
Hard Back
GALE AND POLDEN
No D/W

Home Service Helmet, 1878-1914 . With Regimental Plates
£12.20
Notes: 1977. SOFT COVERS A LITTLE BIT GRUBBY, PAGE EDGES TANNED, TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS GOOD. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS,
1977
32
029730
UK
Good
SOFT COVERS
STAR PRODUCTS
No D/W

UNIFORM REGULATIONS FOR OFFICERS, PETTY OFFICERS AND SEAMEN OF THE FLEET
£58.00
Notes: 2005. HARBACK WITH 40 COLOUR PLATES OF UNIFORMS. A FACSIMILE REPRINT OF THE 1879 EDITION .PUBLISHED WITHOUT DUST JACKET IN SMART BLUE CLOTH WITH GILT TITLES, PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON INSIDE OF COVER. A VERY GOOD BOOK WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP.
2005
53
1905265190
029991
UK
Very Good
Hard Back
D.P. & G
No D/W

THE HISTORY OF THE DRESS OF THE ROYAL REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY
£8.25
Notes: 24 A4 SIZED COLOUR PRINTS DEPICTING UNIFORMS FROM 1660-1897 IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. PRESENTATION FOLDER A LITTLE WORN AROUND EDGES.POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS.
0
0
0947554076
000064
UK
Good
CRECY
PRINTS

THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EUROPEAN HISTORICAL WEAPONS
£5.00
Notes: A VERY GOOD BOOK IN DUST JACKET. HEAVY. 1 KG UNWRAPPED. PLEASE CHECK POSTAGE WITH US.
1993
351
0 600 57538 1
011304
Very Good
Hardback
HAMLYN
Very Good

ROYAL NAVAL HANDBOOK OF FIELD TRAINING 1926
£39.00
Notes: 2005. HARBACK A LARGE FORMAT FACSIMILE REPRINT OF THE 1926 EDITION. 336 PAGES AND 58 PLATES.PUBLISHED WITHOUT DUST JACKET IN A SMART BLUE CLOTH WITH GILT TITLES, PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON INSIDE OF COVER. A VERY GOOD BOOK WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR. POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS, IN A PROTECTIVE CARD WRAP. HEAVY BOOK TO SEND OVER SEAS.
2007
336
9781906394097
029999
UK
Very Good
Hard Back
D.P. & G
No D/W

The Band Of The Grenadier Guards 1685-1985: A Tercentenary Gala Concert
£6.00
Notes: 1985 SOFT COVERS, A VERY GOOD COPY WITH LIGHT SHELF WEAR.TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VERY GOOD WITH NICE BRIGHT PAGES.POSTED FROM THE UK IN 1-2 WORKING DAYS.
1985
0
029232
UK
Very Good
SOFT COVERS
No D/W

A COLLECTION OF WARRANTS AND REGULATIONS ISSUED TO THE ARMY ON MATTERS OF FINANCE TO WHICH ARE ADDED REGULATIONS AND ALLOWANCES APPLICABLE TO CORPS OF YEOMANRY CAVALRY
£25.99
Notes: .... ALSO INFORMATION FOR THE USE OF MILITARY AND NAVAL OFFICERS PROPOSING TO SETTLE IN THE BRITISH COLONIES... TOP OF BLOCK DUST STAINED. PAGES BROWNED. GRUBBY FINGERPRINT ON P184 AND TITLE PAGE HELD ON ONLY BY MIDDLE THIRD. PAGES 43- 48 CREASED VERTICALLY. A COUPLE OF TOP CORNERS TURNED OVER. BUT OTHERWISE TIDY. 2 FOLD OUT LISTS. THE END PAPERS AND HARD RED BINDING LOOK NEWER THAN 1846. ARMY AND NAVY CLUB STICKER INSIDE FRONT COVER AND OTHER OWNER'S NAMEPLATE ON FRONT END PAPER. SPINE A BIT GRUBBY AND SOME WEAR ON CORNERS. CONTAINS INFORMATION ON REGIMENTAL PAY AND ALLOWANCES, PENSIONS, UNIFORMS AND KIT,
1846
318
016694
Hardback
PARKER FURNIVAL AND PARKE
No D/W

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