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Date of the auction: 25.03.2009

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Eyre (Lieut. Vincent) - The Military Operations at Cabul

The Military Operations at Cabul
fourth edition, folding map (with 2 small closed tears), advertisement for the author's 'Portraits of Cabul Prisoners' tipped in at begininning, spine slightly faded, 1843 § Knight (E. F.) Where Three Empires Meet, second edition, plates, some foxing, 1893, original

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Townshend (Capt. Charles V. F.) - My Campaign in Mesopotamia

My Campaign in Mesopotamia
occasional spotting, 1920 § Rankin (Reginald) In Morocco with General D’Amade, 1908 § Norbury ( Fleet-Surgeon H. F.) The Naval Brigade in South Africa, 1880 § Keown-Boyd (Henry) A Good Dusting: the Sudan Campaigns, 1883-1899, 1986 § Lehmann (Joseph) The First Boer War

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Airforces & Aircraft.- Keith (C.H.) - Flying Years

Flying Years
1937 § Shores (Christopher) and Brian Cull Air War for Yugoslavia, Greee and Crete 1940-41, 1987 § Sherry (Michael S.) The Rise of American Power. The Creation of Armageddon, New Haven and London, 1987 § Terraine (John) The Right Line. The Royal Air Force in the European War 1939-1945

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Alison (M.R.) and Alexander Keith Johnston) - Atlas to Alison's History of...

Atlas to Alison's History of Europe…With a Concise Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms
lithographed frontispiece, large folding map and 97 battle-plans and maps, occasional spotting, contemporary polished calf, spine richly gilt, rubbed, small oblong 4to, 1848

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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America and Canada.- Henderson (Lieut.-Col. G. F. R.) - Stonewall Jackson...

Stonewall Jackson and the American Civil War
2 vol., new impression, spines faded, 1904 § Bowler (R. A.) Logistics and the Failure of the British Army in America, 1775-1783, Princeton, N.J., 1975 § Reilly (Robin) The British at the Gates: the New Orleans Campaign in the War of 1812, 1974 § Selby

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Trevelyan (Sir George Otto) - The American Revolution

The American Revolution
6 vol., second edition, folding maps, occasional spotting, original cloth, some spines faded, extremities rubbed , 8vo, 1899-1914

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Baker (Rev. Thomas Turner) - The Recent Operations of the British Forces at...

The Recent Operations of the British Forces at Rangoon and Martaban
first edition , half-title, tinted lithographed frontispiece, 3 lithographed plates, 2 folding, original cloth, spine gilt, lower cover spotted, still a very good copy, [Abbey, Travel, 407], 8vo, 1852

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Biddulph (Captain R. A.) - A Sketch Shewing Position of Investing Corps of...

A Sketch Shewing Position of Investing Corps of Allied Armies before Sebastopol
showing the various French, British and Turkish postitions with panoramic sketch of Sebastopol below, lithographed map in original hand-colouring, panoramic sketch uncoloured, 660 x 530mm, dissected and linen-backed

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Bossoli (Carlo) - The War in Italy

The War in Italy
tinted lithographed additional pictorial title and 39 plates, 2 lithographed maps, tissue guards, some spotting, particularly to versos of plates, a few plates frayed and chipped at outer edge, not affecting image, occasional staining, original pictorial cloth, gilt, rebacked

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Brooke (Richard) - Visits to Fields of Battle, In England, of the Fifteenth...

Visits to Fields of Battle, In England, of the Fifteenth Century
half-title, wood-engraved frontispiece, occasional spotting, 1857 § Godsal ( Major P. T.) The Storming of London and the Thames Valley Campaign, folding map in pocket at end, [1908] § France (John) Western Warfare in the Age of the

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Campbell (Col. Sir. Colin) - Memorandum on the Part taken by the Third...

Memorandum on the Part taken by the Third Division of the Army of Punjab, at the Battle of Chillianwala
first edition , 3 folding plans and maps, some slight creasing to the first, 1p. table at end, original cloth, rebacked, original lithographed label to upper cover, 8vo, 1851

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Cardigan (James Thomas Brudenell, 7th Earl)] - Eight Months on Active...

Eight Months on Active Service; or, a Diary of a General Officer of Cavalry in 1854
first edition, signed by the author , occasional pencil marginal scoring and annotation, extensive pencil note to verso of D1 relating to a passage scored through in pencil on D2, original blind-stamped cloth, gilt

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Childs (John) - The Army, James II and the Glorious Revolution

The Army, James II and the Glorious Revolution
Manchester, 1980; The British Army of William III, 1698-1702, Manchester, 1987 § Guy (Alan J.) Oeconomy and Discipline, Officership and Administration in the British Army 1714-63, Manchester, 1985 § Lenihan (Padraig) 1690: Battle of the Boyne, 2003

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Crimea.- Steevens (Lieut. Col. Nathaniel) - The Crimean Campaign with the...

The Crimean Campaign with the Connaught Rangers, 1854-55-56
half-title, folding map, errata, advertisements at end, original pictorial cloth, gilt, spine repaired, a few ink stains, 1878 § Shadwell ( Lieut.-Gen.) The Life of Colin Campbell, Lord Clyde, 2 vol., plates and maps, some folding, original

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Dundas (Col. David) - Principles of Military Movements Chiefly applied to...

Principles of Military Movements Chiefly applied to Infantry
illustrated by Manoeuvres of the Prussian Troops, first edition , 25 folding plates and plans at end, errata, offsetting, spotting, contemporary red half straight-grain morocco, gilt, rubbed, a very good copy, 4to, for T.Cadell, 1788

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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English Civil War.- Young (Peter) - Sieges of the Great Civil War 1642-1646

Sieges of the Great Civil War 1642-1646
1978; Marston Moor 1644: the Campaign and Battle, 1970; Edgehill 1642: the Campaign and Battle, 1967 § Rogers ( Col. H. C. B.) Battles and Generals of the Civil Wars 1642-1651, 1962 § Stoyle (Mark) Soldiers and Strangers: An Ethnic History of the English Civil

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Fitzclarence (Lt. Col. George Augustus, Earl of Munster) - Journal of a...

Journal of a Route across India, through Egypt, to England in the…Year 1817…and…1818
first edition , half-title,13 plates (mostly aquatint, 9 hand-coloured), 4 engraved battle-plans with partial hand-colouring (each with key) and 2 maps (1 folding with route hand-coloured), errata leaf , offsetting

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Fitzclarence (Lt. Gen. Lord Frederick) - A Manual of Out-Post Duties

A Manual of Out-Post Duties
9 folding plans, illustrations, 2 linen folding maps in pocket at end, original limp cloth, lower spine frayed, lower edge of pocket split, large 12mo, 1851

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Flags.- - Collection of the Principal Flags (A) of all the Nations in the World

Collection of the Principal Flags (A) of all the Nations in the World
15 hand-coloured engraved plates, plate 4 with repaired tear slightly affecting image, plate 13 closed marginal tear, plate 15 with paper adhesion from preceeding leaf, some soiling and spotting, modern cloth, new endpapers

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Fortescue (Hon. J.W.) - A History of the British Army

A History of the British Army
13 vol. in 14 and 6 vol. of maps, together 20 vol. , mixed edition, vol. 1-5 second edition, vol. 6-13 first editions , folding colour maps and plans, vol. 12 & 13 faint ink stamp on title, original cloth, spines faded, some with gilt lettering on spine, 8vo, 1910-30

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Furst (Col. George Armand) - A Hundred Years Ago. Battles by Land and by...

A Hundred Years Ago. Battles by Land and by Sea: Ulm, Trafalgar, Austerlitz
half-title, plates, original pictorial cloth, gilt, a fine copy, 1905 § Low (Charles Rathbone) Soldiers of the Victorian Age, 2 vol., advertisements at end, original cloth, slightly soiled and rubbed, 1880 § Mansfield (H

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Gallipoli.- Hamilton (Sir Ian) - Gallipoli Diary

Gallipoli Diary
2 vol., spines faded, 1920 § Cooper (Bryan) The Tenth (Irish) Division in Gallipoli, hinges weak, 1918 § Mackenzie (Compton) Gallipoli Memories, dust-jacket chipped with loss, 1929 § Hickey (Michael) Gallipoli, 1995 § Travers (Tim) Gallipoli, 1915, 2001 § Chasseaud (Peter) and Peter

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £75 - £100

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Gleig (George Robert)] - The Subaltern

The Subaltern
second edition, engraved frontispiece, Liddell hart’s copy with his bookplate on front paste-down, , contemporary calf, spine gilt, rubbed, head of spine defective, 1826; The Campaigns of the British Army…, third edition, some foxing, contemporary half calf, rubbed and scuffed, 1827

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Hanger (Col. George) - A Plan for the Formation of a Corps, which has never...

A Plan for the Formation of a Corps, which has never been raised as Yet in Any Army in Europe
first edition, signed presentation copy from the author to Capt. Charles Jam[es] , half-title with presentation inscription, outer edge trimmed, affecting inscription, also some light water-staining, a few

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Hunt (C.), ?"Sacré". - Major-General Sir J. Capper, K.C.B.

Major-General Sir J. Capper, K.C.B.
caricature portrait, original watercolour over pencil, 321 x 225mm, signed and dated lower right, framed and glazed, 1918; and 3 other original watercolours of Generals by the same

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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India.- - Twelve Years' Military Adventure in three Quarters of the...

Twelve Years' Military Adventure in three Quarters of the Globe…in which are contained the Campaigns of the Duke of Wellington
2 vol., spotted, original cloth-backed boards, spines faded, some fraying to ends, slightly soiled, New York, 1829 § Inglis ( Lady ) The Sieg of Lucknow, large folding map

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Vibart (Col. Edward) - The Sepoy Mutiny as seen by a Subaltern. From Delhi...

The Sepoy Mutiny as seen by a Subaltern. From Delhi to Lucknow
second edition, portrait frontispiece and plates, 1899 § Dunne (J.H.) Fron Calcutta to Pekin, folding map, 1861 § [Wilson (T.F.)] The Defence of Lucknow, folding frontispiece map, later half calf, 1858 § Robertson ( Sir. George) Chitral

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Jacobites.- Charteris (The Hon. Evan) - William Augustus, Duke of...

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland and the Seven Years War
n.d. § Scott-Moncrieff (Leslie, editor ) The 45 to gather an image whole, Edinburgh, 1988 § Black (Jeremy) Culloden and the ‘45, 1990 § Duffy (Christopher) The ‘45, Bonny Prince Charlie and the Untold Story of the Jacobite Rising, 2003

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £75 - £100

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Jane (Fred T.) - Fighting Ships

Fighting Ships
1906/7, 1908, 1914, 1919, 1925, 1929, 1933, 1937, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1944/5, 1954/55, together 14 vol., illustrations, 1906 with some damp-staining, 1914 &25 with ink stamps, original cloth, rubbed, some a little frayed and faded, 1906 boards creased, 1939 with dust-jacket, 1940

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Mar 2009

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Jellicoe Of Scapa (Admiral Viscount) - The Crisis of the Naval War

The Crisis of the Naval War
maps in pocket at rear, 1920 § Narrative of the Battle of Jutland, folding maps, 1924 § Villa (Brian Loring) Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid 1942, plates, Oxford, 1989 § Gray (Colin S. Gray) The Leverage of Sea Power. The Strategic Advantage of Navies in War, New York

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 25 Mar 2009