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  1. A List of the General and Field-Officers, As they Rank in the Army;
    (MILITARY.) A List of the General and Field-Officers, As they Rank in the Army;

    1774

    First edition. These eighteenth-century Army Lists are becoming harder to find. Bookplate of Ernest, Duke of Cumberland, fifth son of George III and Queen Charlotte. Ernest studied at the University of Göttingen and then trained in the Hanoverian Army, fighting "with courage in Flanders and the Netherlands against the French" (ODNB), commanding the... Learn More
    £700.00

    Stock Code: 65682

  2. A List of All the Officers of the Army,
    (MILITARY.) A List of All the Officers of the Army,

    London : 1783

    First edition. List compiled just a few months before the conclusion of the War of Independence. These eighteenth-century Army Lists are becoming increasingly elusive, those with relevance to the American Wars being particularly desirable, and especially so when, as here, they are printed on thick paper, and presented in the style of binding which seems... Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 124569

  3. Regulations for the King's African Rifles. Provisional Edition.
    (MILITARY.) Regulations for the King's African Rifles. Provisional Edition.

    London : 1905

    First edition. No other copy traced, the first "published" edition was 1908, this with just 3 locations world-wide. "Originally consolidated from the Central African Rifles, the Uganda Rifles, and the East African Rifles in 1902, the unit was composed of locally-recruited African rank-and-file soldiers led by white officers These forces fought against... Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 121128

  4. Report on Foreign Manoeuvres. 1910.
    (MILITARY.) Report on Foreign Manoeuvres. 1910.

    London : 1911

    First, and only, editions of these extremely uncommon reports "For Official Use Only", only 750 copies of the first and 450 of the second, but just a single copy of the manoeuvres traced institutionally, at the Australian Defence Force Academy. IWM has a copy of the 1906 report on manoeuvres, and KCL, Australian War Memorial and the Australian National... Learn More
    £850.00

    Stock Code: 82442

  5. Report on Foreign Manoeuvres. 1907-12.
    (MILITARY.) Report on Foreign Manoeuvres. 1907-12.

    1908-13

    First editions of an extremely uncommon series of confidential reports. The print-runs were between 550 to 800, but institutional holdings (just a single copy of an issue for 1906 in the IWM and one for 1912 at KCL; OCLC showing only an 1895 precursor to the series at NLW) are so sparse as to suggest that very few were ever issued. These copies have... Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 66801

  6. Report on Manoeuvres for the Training of Royal Army Medical Corps Units
    [MILITARY] Report on Manoeuvres for the Training of Royal Army Medical Corps Units

    1911]

    First edition. Extremely uncommon report, print-run of 400 copies, but no copies located. This copy with the ink-stains and accession docketing of the Royal Army Medical College Library. Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 67257

  7. Report on Manoeuvres held in the Aldershot Command
    [MILITARY] Report on Manoeuvres held in the Aldershot Command

    1913]

    First edition of this extremely uncommon report, print-run of 400, but no copies found on COPAC or OCLC. It seems that apart from providing exercise for the medical units involved, the manoeuvres were intended to test "the capabilities of the divisional train and supply column (mechanical transport) in evacuating wounded during field operations." Matters... Learn More
    £295.00

    Stock Code: 67256

  8. Foch Talks.
    (MILITARY.) BUGNET, [Charles]. Foch Talks.

    London : 1929

    First edition in English, first impression. A portrait of Marshal Foch by his aide-de-camp, which was first published in Paris earlier the same year under the title En écoutant le maréchal Foch. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
    £45.00

    Stock Code: 95084

  9. Foch Talks.
    (MILITARY.) BUGNET, [Charles]. Foch Talks.

    London : 1929

    First edition in English, first impression. A portrait of Marshal Foch by his aide-de-camp, which was first published in Paris earlier the same year under the title En écoutant le maréchal Foch. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 95003

  10. Lancer at Large.
    (MILITARY MEMOIR.) YEATS-BROWN, Francis. Lancer at Large.

    London : 1936

    First edition, first impression of this memoir of the author's travels in India. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
    £65.00

    Stock Code: 95097

  11. Lancer at Large.
    (MILITARY MEMOIR.) YEATS-BROWN, Francis. Lancer at Large.

    London : 1936

    First edition, first impression of this memoir of the author's travels in India. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
    £75.00

    Stock Code: 95095

  12. Readiness at Dawn.
    (MILITARY MEMOIR.) [ADAM, Ronald.] Blake. Readiness at Dawn.

    London : 1941

    First edition, first impression. Based on the author's experiences in the RAF. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
    £65.00

    Stock Code: 95293

  13. Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence Training.
    (MILITARY.) Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence Training.

    London : 1966-72

    As issued, originally classified "Restricted" now superseded. Binder contains 5 of the 8 pamphlets listed in the contents, those not present being 1 and 6 - the latter probably concerned with NBC Defence of Airfields and Landing Sites - which are "reserved", and 4 relating to Radiac Instruments which is "to be written". Those present here cover "The... Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 82461

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