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Charles O'Malley; the Irish Dragoon (2-Vol. Set)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited:

Edition: Deluxe Edition No. 32 of 500 Copies

Seller ID: 010201

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Limited edition. First published 1841. No writing. Title page split at gutter 2 inches down from top of Vol. I. This set is one of the sought-after collections of military writing, as are Tom Burke and Jack Hinton, both listed separately. Formerly owned by a medical doctor, our Lever listings bear the same edition numbers, indicating that they were bought at the same time.. Each of the 2 volumes has 494 pp. Heavy books will need extra posta... View more info

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Tom Burke of "Ours" (2 Vol. Set)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited:

Edition: First (No. 32 of 500 copies)

Seller ID: 010203

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards, with paper spine labels. Limited edition. One of the sought-after military novels of this author. First written in 1844, it is the story of an Irishman who seeks glory serving under the colours of France. On graduating from a military academy, he enters the ranks of the 8th Hussars. By accident he becomes involved in political intrigue, which with further military action occupies the balance of his active life. He resigns briefly, then returns... View more info

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Jack Hinton, the Guardsman (2 Vol. Set)

By: Lever, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited:

Edition: First (No. 32 of 500 copies)

Seller ID: 010204

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with paper spine label on boards. Normal hand soil. No writing. Another of Lever's popular military novels - so popular that Dickens released one of his novels early - written in the 1840's. Influenced by Maria Edgeworth, Scott, and Balzac, the medical doctor/journalist gradually developed a more serious style about 1850. 299 and 291 pp. respectively, in the two volumes. Heavy books will need extra postage. View more info

God & Caesar; Case Studies in the Relationship Between Christianity and the State

By: Linder, Robert D. (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Longview, TX, The Conference on Faith and History: 1971

Seller ID: 012936

Condition: Very Good


Part I deals with "Christians as Subversives", while Part II is titled "Protestant Responses to the Hitler Regime". 140 pp. View more info

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Shoot Shoot Shoot; A History of the Victoria-Esquimalt Coast Artillery Defences 1878-1956

By: Lovatt, R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Rodd Hill Friends Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009890

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Blue photo cover paperback. Cover corner creased, with small tear repaired. Learn about the Pig War on San Juan Island and other signal events. Lots of photos to illustrate the text. 127 pp. View more info

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Tanks

By: Low, Professor A.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Londoon, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers), Ltd.:

Seller ID: 007094

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. "This book contains a general account of tanks for that proverbial man-in-the-street, and for his wife to read at home in those few leisure hours which she can spare from the factory where she labours at 'work of national importance.' "- Introduction. 135 pp. View more info

Out Sweeps ! The Story of the Minesweepers in World War II

By: Lund, Paul/ Ludlam, Harry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Slough, England, W. Foulsham & Co., Ltd.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012534

ISBN: 0-572-01011-7

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. DJ in clear plastic jacket. A riveting story - between funny and fearsome. Forty minesweepers were left over from WW I, but were in mothballs at Malta and Singapore, thus useless to protect Britain's East Coast. Hundreds of fishing trawlers were pressed into substitute service as minesweepers, some pretending to be fishermen still ! 192 pp. A glossay would be helpful. View more info

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The True 'Intrepid'; Sir William Stephenson and the Unknown Agents

By: MacDonald, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Surrey, B.C., Tim Lawson, Timberholme Books, Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 009141

Condition: Near Fine


Original black cloth on boards. If you read A Man Called Intrepid or The Quiet Canadian, this book is for you. 429 pp. plus author's bio. View more info

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New Brunswick's "Fighting 26th"; A History of the 26th New Brunswick Battalion, C.E.F. 1914-1919

By: MacGowan, S. Douglas/Heckbert, Harry/O'Leary, Byron E.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Neptune Publishing Co., Limited: 1994

Edition: First Edition Stated

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 011799

ISBN: 1-896270-02-6

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth with emblem in gilt on boards. Flawless book and DJ. Signed by all three authors on bookplate. A complete, chronological account of WW I illustrated by many photos and maps. Miscellany; List of Killed, Missing, and Died of Wounds; Prisoners of War; Honours and Awards; List of Wounded; Nominal Roll; Glossary; Footnotes; and Bibliography. 428 pp. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

The Brother Keepers; The Great War Odyssey of Sable MacInnes and His Brothers

By: MacNintch, John E. (Ted)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Old Saybrook, CT, AquaDoc Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012565

ISBN: 978--0-9787505-

Condition: Very Good


From minister's sons to battling brothers. Please allow for extra postage. 779 pp. View more info

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History of the War in India;Including the Complete History of British India, from the Earliest Times to the Present Day; Also, a Sketch of Gen. Havelock

By: Malcolm, Henry Frederick

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John E. Potter & Company:

Seller ID: 005902

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dark green decorated cloth on boards. No writing. Light cover wear. Rear hinge cracked. Edge foxing. "The British Empire in India has recently been brought to the eve of dissolution by an extensive mutiny of its native troops." - Preface. Introductory sketch of the natural history of India, Hindoo period, Mohammedan period, European period, Memoir of Sir Henry Havelock. 512 pp. View more info

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The War Chief of the Ottawas; A Chronicle Of the Pontiac War

By: Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1915

Seller ID: 010144

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Blue leather on flexible boards. No. 15, Chronicles of Canada Series. Top edges gilt. No writing. A more luxurious binding than the red cloth ones, it will even fit into a large pocket. Earlier than Tecumseth, Pontiac fought on behalf of the other side, the French. Perhaps his greatest achievement was organizing various tribes against the British at the Battle of Detroit. 145 pp. View more info

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We Stand on Guard; An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

By: Marteinson, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Ovale Publications: 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003769

ISBN: 2-89429-043-8

Condition: Very Good


Original plasticized colour photo boards. Remainder mark on foot edge and faint liquid stain inside front cover are the only imperfections. Militia, Boer War, WWI, Between the wars, WWII, Korea, Post-war, Post-unification, Peacekeeping, Badges of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, Badges of the Canadian Army Overseas 1939-1945, Organization, Bibliography, and Index. 509 pp. Heavy, so please inquire for postage before ordering. View more info

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We Stand on Guard; An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

By: Marteinson, John (et al)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Ovale Publications: 1992

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007176

Condition: Near Fine


Original laminated paper boards, illustrated. DJ duplicates cover. A very large, heavy book which will need extra postage. From 1627 at Port Royal to peacekeeping in Iraq and Kuwait in 1991. 511 pp. ISBN 2-89429-043-8. View more info

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The Journal of the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment No. 12

By: Martin, Maj. A.J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canterbury,Kent, Regimental HQ: 1998

Edition: December, 1998

Seller ID: 007707

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated softcover periodical. 120 pp. View more info

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My Grandfather's War

By: Mathieson, William D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1981

Seller ID: 011559

ISBN: 0-7715-9538-7

Condition: Very Good


Retelling the story of "The Great War" as experienced by the author's grandfather, James Mathieson of the 14th Brigade. Endpaper maps by Loris Lesynski. 338 pp. View more info

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Nomad

By: Maugham, Robin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1947

Seller ID: 004945

Condition: Very Good


Original beige cloth on boards. DJ lightly worn along head. Previous owner's name, with no additional marks or damage. A nephew of Somerset Maugham, Robin wrote this, his second book, from his war experience with tank troops in North Africa, during which he was wounded. He was praised for his bravery in saving the lives of several fellow soldiers. 243 pp. View more info

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Combat Squadrons of the Air Force in World War II; History and Insignia

By: Maurer Maurer (Ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Zenger Publishing Co.: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011948

ISBN: 0-89201-097-5

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Green cloth on boards. DJ protected by plastic wrapper. Previous owner's bookplate. Numerous items laid in. Very heavy book will need extra postage. 841 pp. View more info

Canada's Air Force; At War and Peace (Volume Two)

By: Milberry, Larry

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Toronto, CANAV Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012501

ISBN: 0-921022-12-3

Condition: Near Fine


Blue paper boards. No writing except author's signature. No damage to book or DJ. Generously illustrated by photos and drawings. 256 pp. View more info

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RCHA - Right of the Line; An Anecdotal History of the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery from 1871

By: Mitchell, Major G.D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Ottawa, RCHA History Committee: 1986

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006630

ISBN: 0969088116

Condition: Near Fine


Original red paper boards. No writing or damage. Interesting record of the organization of the NWMP by a few soldiers of the RCHA. Extensive text and dozens of photos. 303 pp. including Index of Names and General Index. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info