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Irish Regiment   5 Books
CROZIER (Brig.-Gen. F.P., CB, CMG, DSO) A Brass Hat in No Man's Land. 2nd Imp., 245pp., portrait frontis., 11 plates. VG in dw. Cape. 1930  #57988
[HLMainPic] 9th Royal Irish (36th Ulster Div.) 1915-17 inc. Somme Battles. Cmd. 119th Inf. Bde. 1917-18. Good memoir by hard-driving CO who resorted to personally patrolling no-man's-land to obtain information. Orig. red cloth, gilt, very nice copy in dw. See illustration on our website.   £50
GRETTON (Lt.-Col. G. Le M.) The Campaigns & History of the Royal Irish Regiment from 1684 to 1902. 1st Ed., xiv+462pp., 4to, 5 illus., 10 maps (most fldg.). Blackwood. 1911  #56215
[HLMainPic] Many campaigns inc. China 1840, Burma, Crimea, Indian Mutiny, New Zealand, 2nd Afghan War, Egypt 1882, Nile Expedition, Black Mountain & Tirah, Mashonaland & Boer War. Casualty rolls for all these campaigns, awards. Orig. blue cloth, sp. sunned o/w VG. See illustration on our website.   £30
MACDONAGH (Michael) The Irish at the Front. Intro. by John Redmond MP. 1st Ed., xv+160pp. H&S. 1916  #58276
[HLMainPic] Irish regtiments in France & Gallipoli 1914-15 "based on letters of regimental officers & men, interviews with wounded soldiers... &, in several cases, on the records compiled at the depots." Skilful propaganda aimed at influencing the Irish community in America as well as at home. Orig. green cloth, covers stained & sl. split o/w sound. See illustration on our website.   £25
MACDONAGH (Michael) The Irish on the Somme. Intro. by John Redmond MP. 1st Ed., orig. dec. wraps., [viii]+197pp. H&S. 1917  #58277
[HLMainPic] 36th (Ulster) & 16th (Irish) Divs.. also Tyneside Irish Brigade. Sequel to "With the Irish at the Front," of which 2pp. reviews are appended. Attractive orig. dec. wraps., sl. creased but VG. See illustration on our website.   £75
REDMOND (Major William, MP) Trench Pictures from France. With a Biographical Introduction by E.M. Smith-Dampier. 1st Ed., 185pp., portrait frontis. Melrose. 1917  #53915
[HLMainPic] Impressions of Irish Nationalist MP killed at Messines with the Royal Irish Regiment & buried at Locre. Orig. green cloth, gilt, VG, nice clean copy. See illustration on our website.   £60




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