Return to Search Page

Total Books found 170
First Previous Next Last

BEGBIE, Harold [1871-1929].
Kitchener Organizer Of Victory.
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915..
8vo. pp. 5 p.l., 111, [1], [3 leaves]inc. ads. 8 plates (portraits). cloth (spine dull, some foxing to plates & neighbouring leaves). A bright tight copy. First Edition.
$75 USD                          Book Number: dola886                         Order / Enquire

BEUGNOT, [Jacques Claude], Comte De [1761-1835].
Life And Adventures Of Count Beugnot, Minister of State under Napoleon I. Edited From The French By Charlotte M. Yonge.
London: Hurst And Blackett, 1871..
2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. 1 p.l., [v]-x, 365; viii, 343. with half-title in Vol. I only. contemporary half roan (worn, 1 cover detached, other joints cracked, several library markings). First Edition of the English Translation.
$200 USD                          Book Number: elala670                         Order / Enquire

BISMARK, [Friedrich Wilhelm Graf von] [1783-1860].
Tactique De La Cavalerie. Suivie D'Élémens De Manoeuvres Pour Un Régiment De Cavalerie. Traduit De L'Allemand, Sur La 2.e Édition Revue Et Corrigée, Par Max. J. De Schauenberg.
Paris: F.G.Levrault, 1821..
8vo. pp. 4 p.l., 319. 27 folding engraved plates. old bds. (some foxing). from the Liechtenstein library. engraved bookplate of François de Wiesenthal. First Edition of the French Translation of Count Bismarck's treatise on cavalry tactics and manoeuvres, based on the second revised and enlarged German edition.
$308 USD                          Book Number: MSMctBIS28                         Order / Enquire

BOUCHOR, J[oseph] F[élix] [1853-1937].
Souvenirs De La Grande Guerre (1914-1915) D'Après Les Tableaux D'Un Témoin J.-F.Bouchor Peintre Du Musée De L'Armée Préface De Jean Richepin. [At Head of Title: À Notre Héroïque Armée].
Paris: La Renaisance Du Livre, Ed. Mignot, nd..
folio. 64 tipped-in colour illus. after paintings by Bouchor. text illus. by David & Daniel Burnand. original wrs. (wrs. stained, spine ends defective, creases in several illus.). First Edition.
$154 USD                          Book Number: MUCuvBOU25                         Order / Enquire

BOURRIENNE, Louis Antoine Fauvelet De [1769-1834].
Memoirs Of Napoleon Bonaparte By...His Private Secretary To Which Are Added An Account Of The Important Events Of The Hundred Days, Of Napoleon's Surrender To The English, And Of His Residence And Death At St. Helena, With Anecdotes And Illustrative Extracts From All The Most Authentic Sources Edited By R.W.Phipps...New and Revised Edition With Numerous Illustrations.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Company, [c1896]..
4 Volumes in 2. 8vo. pp. xli, 401; 1 p.l., [v]-xiv, 408; xiii, 397; 1 p.l., [v]-viii, 434. 2 folding calendars, 1 folding map & 34 plates (almost all portraits). text plans. modern quarter calf (cellotape repair to 1 leaf).
$300 USD                          Book Number: elala5148                         Order / Enquire

BROWN, Robert.
The Impartial Journal Of A Detachment From The Brigade Of Foot Guards, Commencing 25th February,. 1793, And Ending 9th May, 1795.
London: Printed For John Stockdale, 1795..
8vo. pp. 1 p.l., vii, [1]blank, 279, [7]ads. with half-title. large folding engraved with outline hand-colour. Uncut in original wrs., printed paper label on front wr. (spine perished, first gathering & map loose, some scattered light foxing). folding cloth clamshell box (spine ends frayed). First Edition. The author was a corporal in the Coldstream Guards.
$577 USD                          Book Number: MOWeBROW43                         Order / Enquire

Paris Kanonen -- the Paris Guns (Wilhelmgeschütze) and Project HARP: The Application of Major Calibre Guns to Atmospheric and Space Research (Wehrtechnik und wissenschaftliche Waffenkunde Band 4).
Herford & Bonn: E.S.Mittler & Sohn, [1988]..
4to. pp. 246, [2]ads. profusely illus. (some colour). biblio. bds. Fine copy. First Edition.
$150 USD                          Book Number: dola2500                         Order / Enquire

[BURDON, William] [1764-1818].
The Question Why Do We Go To War? Temperately Discussed, According To The Official Correspondence.
London: Printed for J.Wallis, 1803..
8vo. pp. 1 p.l., ii, [3]-30. disbound. Second Edition.
$77 USD                          Book Number: MURe[BUR30                         Order / Enquire

BURGE, C.F. Squadron-Leader (editor).
The Royal Airforce Quarterly Embodying also the Royal Australian Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force, New Zealand Airforce, and South African Air Force [Vol. 1. No. 3. July 1930].
London: Gale & Polden, Ltd., [1930]..
8vo. pp. lii, 632, lvi. numerous b/w. illus. wrs. (covers worn at edges with few short tears & minor stains).
$100 USD                          Book Number: aly280                         Order / Enquire

BURGOYNE, Sir John [Fox] [1782-1871].
The Military Opinions Of General Sir John Fox Burgoyne, Bart., G.C.B. Collected And Edited By Captain The Honble. George Wrottesley.Part I. National Defences. II. The War In The Baltic And Crimea. III. Military Maxims, Etc.
London: Richard Bentley, 1859..
8vo. pp. vii, 479. A nice copy in later half calf, gilt back. book label of William C.Stuart. First Edition. Sir John Fox Burgoyne, royal engineer, was the illegitimate son of General John Burgoyne [1722-1792]. He served in Malta, Sicily, and Egypt, 1800-07, with Sir John Moore's expedition, 1808-09, with Wellington throughout the Peninsular War, in the American campaign, 1814-15, and in the Crimean capaign, 1853-55. From 1845 to 1868 he was inspector-general of fortifications. Burgoyne became a general in 1855 and was created baronet in 1856.
$252 USD                          Book Number: elala107                         Order / Enquire

Military Dictionary: English-French. French-English. Prepared under the direction of the Chief of General Staff, Canada.
Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, 1945..
4to. pp. xix, 1016. cloth (inner hinges partly cracked). Second (First Wholly Canadian) Edition.
$125 USD                          Book Number: dola1049                         Order / Enquire

[CANNON, Richard] [1779-1865].
Historical Record Of The Eighty-Sixth, Or The Royal County Down Regiment Of Foot: Containing An Account Of The Formation Of The Regiment In 1793, And Of Its Subsequent Services To 1842.
London: John W.Parker, 1842..
8vo. pp. viii, vii, [1]blank, [9]-72 + [16]ads. with half-title. engraved series title (Historical Records Of The British Army.) & 2 hand-coloured lithographed plates of the regiment uniform & colours. untrimmed & largely unopened in original blind-stamped cloth (spine faded & little frayed at head). First Edition.
$256 USD                          Book Number: MANst[CA15                         Order / Enquire

[CANNON, Richard] [1779-1865].
Historical Record Of The Life Guards: Containing An Account Of The Formation Of The Corps In The Year 1660, And Of Its Subsequent Services To 1835.
London: Printed By William Clowes And Sons, 1835..
8vo. pp. xi, ix, [1], 291, [1]. with half-title. engraved series title (Historical Records Of The British Army, dated 1837) & 6 hand-coloured lithographed plates of the regiment uniform (in 1661, 1685, 1742, 1788, 1815, & 1836). modern half calf. First Edition, Second Issue. The accomplishments in North America during the Seven Years' War of Baron Jeffrey Amherst, are detailed on pp. 252-53.
$450 USD                          Book Number: MANst[CA77                         Order / Enquire

CARTER, Thomas.
Curiosities Of War And Military Studies: Anecdotal, Descriptive, and Statistical.
London: Groombridge & Sons, 1860 [ie. 1859]..
8vo. pp. xi, [1], 411. with half-title. original blind-stamped cloth (spine ends & joints bit chipped & frayed). First Edition. Including sections on Sunday battles, women in battle, honey-stealing and pig-killing, perils at sea, martial prelates, military epitaphs, the recipients of the Victoria Cross (arranged according to regiment), &c.
$179 USD                          Book Number: MRTriCAR96                         Order / Enquire

[CARTERET, John, Earl Granville] [1690-1763].
A Letter To A Certain Foreign Minister; In Which The Grounds of the Present War are truly Stated: The Conduct of the last Administration in Regard to Foreign Affairs fully Vindicated; And A Terms of a Sage and Honourable Peace clearly pointed out.
London: Printed for M.Cooper, 1745..
8vo. pp. viii, 63. woodcut ornaments & initials. disbound (2 institutional rubberstamps). First Edition.
$128 USD                          Book Number: MARLe[CA92                         Order / Enquire

First Previous Next Last

Warning: mysql_free_result(): 8 is not a valid MySQL result resource in E:\web\delakeco\cat-ssrch.php on line 193