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2nd Bn. Queen's Westminster Rifles. Untitled souvenir album (compiled by J.G. Barker, assisted by several dozen former comrades who lent negatives &c.), comprising [iii]+15pp. letterpress + 228 real photos. mounted on 29 leaves. VG in dw. No imprint/date (c.1920).  #57045
[HLMainPic] High quality production comprising a very short account of the Bn's. raising & active service with 60th Div., France briefly then Salonika, Egypt then France again in 1918, followed by Roll of Hon. & index to the 228 photos. of the campaign in Egypt & Palestine, military & local scenes, outposts, PoWs, bridges across the River Jordan, Battalion's Guide & Arab Interpreter, Bivouacing, Westminsters Leaving Jericho, &c. Orig. plain blue cloth, VG in plain grey dw, VG & scarce.   £245
A History of the Operations of the French & British Armies in Egypt, From the Landing of Bonaparte to the Restoration of the Ottoman Power; To Which is Prefixed An Ample Desctiption of the Moral & Physical State of the Country, with Remarks on its Political Importance, & A Sketch of its History Previous to the Epoch of the French Invasion. By Several Gentlemen, Members of the Literary & Philosophical Society in Newcastle upon Tyne. Vol. I only of II: 1st Ed., xviii+752pp., frontis., fldg. map. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Printed by K. Anderson, in The Side. 1809  #56283
[HLMainPic] Volume I only, contatining a very detailed description of Egypt, its peoples, geography, industry, &c., at the time of the military events described in the (absent) Vol. II. Serviceable modern qtr. blue morocco, gilt, VG thus & rare. See illustration on our website.   £75
Egypt, Sheet C19, 1:100,000. Little Bitter Lake. Provisional Issue, Uncorrected Edition. Large fldg. linen backed map, 85x67cm approx., showing part of Suez Canal & Little Bitter Lake (El-Ambag), several routes & other features. For Official Use Only & evidently an early version of this sheet, Printed by the Survey of Egypt under the authority of the War Office 1916, with intersting pencil note to reverse: "Return to Major Nugent. C in C is very pleased with these maps. ALB. 10/2/16." VG throughout. See illustration on our website.  #53509
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Harts Annual Army List, Militia List, & Imperial Yeomanry List for 1906. Regimental listings & War Services of officers &c., including Royal Marines, Ordnance & Indian Army. Index. Contemp. hald morocco, split & worn, useful reference copy.  #46473
  £25
Harts Army List: The New Annual Army List & Militia List for 1895. Reprint, VG in dw. Dallington: N&M Press. 1998. Regimental listings & War Services of officers &c., including Royal Marines, Ordnance, Indian Staff Corps & Local Indian Forces. Index. See illustration on our website.  #48982
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Harts Army List: The New Annual Army List, Militia List, Yeomanry Cavalry List & Indian Civil Service List for 1882. Regimental listings & War Services of officers &c., including Royal Marines, Ordnance & Indian Army. Index. Contemp. official plum cloth, split & worn, some annotation &c., but useful reference copy.  #46472
  £25
Harts Army List: The New Annual Army List, Militia List, Yeomanry Cavalry List for 1895. Regimental listings & War Services of officers &c., including Royal Marines, Ordnance & Indian Army. Index. Contemp. official plum cloth, front board detached, sp. lacking, cheap reference copy.  #46486
  £20
History of the Corps of Royal Engineers. Vol. VI: Gallipoli, Macedonia, Egypt & Palestine 1914-18. 1st Ed., xvii+444pp., 6 portraits, 6 fldg. maps in end-pocket, 7 sketch maps in text. VG in dw. Chatham: Inst. of REs. 1952  #57342
[HLMainPic] Detailed history of all aspects of Sapper operations in Gallipoli, Salonika &c. RE Orders of Battle for each theatre of war appended. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £30
History of the Dorsetshire Regiment, 1914-1919. 1st Ed., 3 Vols. bound in one, x+306+152+205+64pp, numerous sketches & maps (inc. 3 fldg.). Dorchester: Ling. 1932  #54581
[HLMainPic] Excellent, detailed history in three parts: Regular, TF & Service bns.encompassing Western Front, Gallipoli, Mespot., Palestine & Russia, fully indexed. Roll of Hon., awards. Three original parts bound together in contemp. green publisher's cloth, gilt, very nice clean copy. See illustration on our website.   £125
Letters of General C.G. Gordon to His Sister, M.A. Gordon. 3rd Imp., xvi+304pp. Macmillan. 1888  #55230
[HLMainPic] Selected letters between 1867-1884 inc.many from Sudan &c. Orig. red cloth, little rubbed 7 worn, VG. See illustration on our website.   £15

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