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Lancashire Fusiliers   5 Books
BIGWOOD (George) The Lancashire Fighting Territorials [In Gallipoli: An Epic of Heroism]. Intro. by Sir Ian Hamilton. 1st Ed., orig. dec. wraps., viii+155pp. Country Life. 1916  #58089
[HLMainPic] 42nd Div. in Gallipoli & Egypt & the gallant services of bns. of the LFs, Manchesters, East Lancs. &c., with roll of awards & officers' Roll of Hon. Orig. dec. wraps., coated in clear plastic & sellotape repairs to hinges, VG thus & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £45
BURNE (Maj.-Gen. Sir Owen Tudor, GCIE, KCSI) Memories. 1st Ed., xi+343pp., portrait frontis., 17 plates. Edward Arnold. 1907  #57297
[HLMainPic] Crimea & Mutiny with XXth Regt. (siege & capture of Lucknow &c.); Mil. Sec. to C-in-C India, 1861, later Private Secretary to the Viceroy, Lord Mayo, 1869-72, afterwards Secretary, Political & Secret Dept., India Office, &c. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, rubbed & worn ex-circulating lib., generally sound. Uncommon. See illustration on our website.   £50
KNOWLES (Sir Lees, Bart.) The War in the Peninsula: Some Letters of Lieutenant Robert Knowles, of the 7th, or Royal Fusiliers, a Lancashire Officer. 2nd Ed., 92pp., frontis., 2 plates, 2 fldg. maps. & one other. Bolton: Tillotson & Son. 1913  #46941
[HLMainPic] Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajoz, Salamanca & Vittoria; Killed in Action in the Pyrenees, July 1813. Orig. cloth, VG & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £85
SANDILANDS (Brig-Gen. J.W., CB, CMG, DSO) A Lancashire Brigade in France. 1st Ed., 84pp., portrait frontis., 9 other portraits (commanding officers of bns.). Business Newspapers Ltd. [1919].  #55977
[HLMainPic] History of 104th Brigade, formed Jan. 1915 consisting of 17th, 18th & 20th (S) Bns. Lancashire Fusiliers & 3rd (S) Bn. Manchester Regt. In 1917 the latter two battalions were disbanded & replaced by 19th (S) Bn. DLI. Served with 35th Div. in France & Flanders from Jan. 1916 onwards, inc. Somme, Arras, Passchendaele, Final Advance. &c. Useful & very scarce history by the brigade commander. Orig. red cloth, titled & dec. in black to front & rear. Minor wear, VG, with pencil owenership inscrip. of Sapper R.F. Clench, 35th Div. Signal Coy. RE. See illustration on our website.   £95
TODMORDEN: LEE (John A.) Todmorden & The Great War 1914-1918, A Local Record. 1st Ed., x+233pp. + list of subscribers at rear, num. portraits &c. Todmorden: Waddington & Sons. 1922  #57758
[HLMainPic] Events on the home front, activities of local bns. (inc. 1/6th LFs in Gallipoli, Palestine, 2/6th in F&F), roll of the Fallen, num. portraits of local officers &c. Orig. full black cushioned morocco, superb copy of the deluxe dition   £75




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