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Rare first editions, deluxe and collectible editions of books, pamphlets, and ephemera relating to soldiers or armed forces on land, including military campaigns, history, organisation, fortification, and weaponry, from antiquity to the modern day.

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  1. The Pretoria Friend.
    First editions. "Newspaper published by Lord Stanley at Pretoria during British occupation. Contents include military government notices, proclamations, advertisements and items of news. Publication commenced on Tuesday 26th June, 1900 and ceased after the issue of Saturday 14th July, 1900" (Hackett). Text in Afrikaans and... Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 99800

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  2. Regulations (Under the Colonial Forces Act, 1892.) for the Volunteer Force, 1898.
    First edition, no other copy traced, National Library of South Africa has a similar title dated in 1906. "In the context of Southern Africa during the era of colonisation, the formation of volunteer forces or units in support of the colonial powers had been largely impelled by compulsion and free will. In South Africa, a... Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 97424

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