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1 Asquith, Stuart, editor. Foreword by Lieutenant General C.B.Q. Wallace. REGIMENT: THE MILITARY HERITAGE COLLECTION. ISSUE TWENTY ONE: THE ROYAL GREEN JACKETS 1741-1881. PART 1.
Hemel Hempstead Nexus 1997 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
66 pp, 11 9/16" H - magazine format. May 1997. "An invaluable source for historians, hobbyists and model makers." Profusely illustrated in color and b&w with photos, reproductions, uniform studies. Contents: The Regiment Today; The 43rd Foot 1741 -1881; Campaign and Regimental Medals; The 52nd Foot 1755-1881; The 60th Foot 1775-1881; The Rifle Brigade 1800-1881. Interior - small faint mark at top of the content column on page 5, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light wear on spine, minor edge wear on covers, light browning to edges of pages. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
THE OXFORDSHIRE AND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY (THE 43rd/52nd REGIMENT OF FOOT).  FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES., Booth, Philip.  Introduction by Lt. General Sir Brian Horrocks.
2 Booth, Philip. Introduction by Lt. General Sir Brian Horrocks. THE OXFORDSHIRE AND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY (THE 43rd/52nd REGIMENT OF FOOT). FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES.
Leo Cooper, London, 1971, first edition. 
158 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0850520290 B&w photographs, reproductions, music to Regimental March. Errata sheet tipped in on half-title page. "Since their formation in the mid-eighteenth century the 43rd and 52nd Regim ents of Foot have had a variety of changes in title, achieving in 1908 the name by which they will always be remembered, that of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, although the old cherished numbers, by which the regiments w e r e k n o w n before the Cardwell Reforms, have always b een unofficially used by the regular battalions. In 1803 they were the first regiments to become light infantry in Sir John Moore's Light Brigade, and achieved further fame in the Penins ul ar W ar as p ar t of Craufurd's Light Division. Perhaps the 52 nd's most famous success was at Waterloo, when, under Sir John Colborne's skilful handling, they made the famous charge which carried the day for the allies. With customary skill an d c our age suc cee din g generations in the Regiment lived up to their illustrious predecessors, particularly in the First and Second World Wars; their stand on the Somme in 1918 against the full weight of the German army, and their part in th e gl ider -bor ne l a ndin gs a t D- Da y are only two examples of the fighting skill which has made this regiment famous. Together with the 60th Rifles and the Rifle Brigade they are now part of the Royal Green Jackets - indeed a happy issue out o f the affl ictio n of po st wa r org anisa tio n." Minor browning to pages, small paper pull at fore-edge of front endpapers, light browning to edges of textblock, book is lightly cocked, small bump at bottom edge of front board and at bottom corn er of both b oards, mino r e dge we ar, li ght wr inkl ing at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket is price clipped, has tiny/small chip/tears - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, one small edge tear archivally taped, light browning - moder ate on spine and fla p-fold s, w ater st ains on inside of s pine, light water marks at top inside of front flap-fold/top edge. Very Good-/Good- 
Price: 37.50 USD
 
 
CORUNNA., Hibbert, Christopher.
3 Hibbert, Christopher. CORUNNA.
London B.T. Batsford 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good - 
216 pp, 9" H. B&w plates, drawings, maps. Wraparound jacket art reproduces an aquatint of the death of Sir John Moore by T. Sutherland. "(The first book) to be devoted exclusively to the Battle of Corunna and to the short campaign which preceded it. Mr Hibbert has made extensive use of the many eye-witness accounts which survive in the form of official despatches, histories, diaries, memoirs and letters. With the aid of these, he not only shows a remarkable understanding of Sir John Moore and his fellow-officers, of their conflicting characters and views, but he also provides, through the eyes of officers and men alike, a horrifying picture of the hardships of this brief and bitter campaign. The narra-tive is made the more vivid by the numerous illustrations from contemporary paintings and engravings, and by the five specially prepared maps." Previous owner's small name stamp on front pastedown, top corner clipped off the front free endpaper, a few small light soiling marks on preliminaries preceding frontispiece, light edge wear - mostly on bottom edge. Dust jacket is price-clipped, has one small edge chip with small tear, very light edge wear - mostly on spine edges, small scuff on spine, browning at top/bottom edges of flaps, light browning on spine, a 4" pencil line and a 4" faint scratch on rear panel, protected in a mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE HISTORY OF LORD SEATON'S REGIMENT (THE 52nd LIGHT INFANTRY), AT THE BATTLE OF WATERLOO.  VOLUME II., Leeke, William, Rev.
4 Leeke, William, Rev. THE HISTORY OF LORD SEATON'S REGIMENT (THE 52nd LIGHT INFANTRY), AT THE BATTLE OF WATERLOO. VOLUME II.
Hatchard, London, 1866. 
475 pp, 8vo (8 5/8" H), hard cover (red cloth - spine rebacked, retaining portion of old spine showing insignia of 52nd Light Infantry and the word 'Waterloo' - retains original boards with banding in black and gold) - no dust jacket. VOLUME II ONL Y. Ex-library. Title continues "...Together With Various Incidents connected with that Regiment, not only at Waterloo, but also at Paris, in the North of France and for Several Years Afterwards: To which are added many of The Author's Re m i n i s c e n c e s of His Military and Clerical Careers, during a period of more than fifty years." Note: the portrait and plans referred to on the title page are contained in the first volume. Ex-library copy with stamp marks on preliminary pa ge s, t it le p ag e an d page 1; previous owner's small stamp and small pen notation on front pastedown, faint erased pencil marks on free front endpaper; six pages with ink check mark, three pages with small ink marginalia; one page with tear at fo re- edg e a rch iva lly t ape d, one page with very small ink mark; light to moderate foxing to last five pages - scattered small light foxing marks on some pages; browning and dust staining to edges of textblock - mainly on top of textblock; mode rate edg e we ar - hea vier at cor ner s; moderate soiling to boards; small bump to bottom corners of boards. Sound reading copy only. 
Price: 135.00 USD
 
 
JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH.  SPRING, 1967.  VOL. XLV.  NO. 181., McGuffie, T.H., ed.  (Major A. McK. Annand, Adrian W. Preston, A.S. White, H.T. Dickinson, H.Y. Usher, Lt.-Col. R.J.T. Hills, et al.)
5 McGuffie, T.H., ed. (Major A. McK. Annand, Adrian W. Preston, A.S. White, H.T. Dickinson, H.Y. Usher, Lt.-Col. R.J.T. Hills, et al.) JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR ARMY HISTORICAL RESEARCH. SPRING, 1967. VOL. XLV. NO. 181.
Society for Army Historical Research, London, 1967. 
62 pp, 9 3/4" H, soft cover. One colour plate, 4 pages sepiatone illustrations. Contents include: An Officer of the 17th Lancers, c. 1865; Sir Garnet Wolseley and the Cyprus Expedition, 1878; Sir Cecil Bysshopp, Bart. (Later 12th Baron Zouche) and the Parham Troop of Sussex Yeomanry, c. 1798; Captain Henry Thurburn (1826-1897) 52nd Madras Native Infantry; The Army List, 1939 to 1960; The Earl of Peterborough's Campaign in Valencia, 1706 / Notes: Regimental Medals of Merit, 47th and 9 1 s t R e g i ments; The Uniform of The Warwickshire Yeomanry to 1914; etc. / Questions; Reply; Regimental Museums (The Museums of The Somerset and Cornwall Light Infantry, 1966; The Museu Militar, Lisbon). Interior - soft crease at bottom corne r of a pp r ox . fi rs t 25 pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, light browning, issue number written in ink on spine, minor wrinkling on spine, small tear at bottom of spine - re-glued, soft cr eas e a t b ot tom c orn er of front cover. Very Good 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
6 Newbolt, Henry, Sir. THE STORY OF THE OXFORDSHIRE AND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY. (THE OLD 43rd AND 52nd REGIMENTS.)
Country Life / George Newnes, London, 1915, first edition. 
224 pp + ads, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover (ivory vellum with gold lettering on spine, gold border & badge on front board) - no dust jacket. Top edge gilt. B&w plates, maps/battle plans, drawings, 2 color plates (uniform studies). One of the "Country Life" Series of Military Histories. Chapter Headings: With Wolfe at Quebec, 1741-1759; Fall of French Empire in Canada, 1759-1764; American War of Independence, 1765-1782; Fighting in East and West Indies, 1782-1799; Sir John Moore and the Light Infantry, 1799-1808; The Peninsula: Vimiero to Corunna, 1808-1809; The Peninsula: Talavera to Fuentes D'Onor, 1809-1811; The Peninsula: Ciudad Rodrigo to Salamanca, 1812; The Peninsula: Vittoria to the Nive, 1813; Close of Peninsular Campaign, 1814; The American War, 1815; Waterloo, 1815; The Indian Mutiny, 1809-1859; New Zealand, Tirah, and South Africa, 1859-1914; The Great War, 1914; Appendices: Introduction; A List of Regimental Officers Serving on August 31, 1915; The Regimental Roll of Honour (Officers Killed, Wounded, Prisoners of War and Missing in the Great War): Made up to August 31, 1915; Index. Faint erased pencil marks on free front endpaper, book cracked at four places - pages holding firmly, light browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block, moderate foxing/rubbing marks and moderate discoloration to vellum covered boards. G+ 
Price: 85.00 USD
 
 
7 Wilkinson-Latham, Christopher. Colour plates by Michael Roffe. Editor: Martin Windrow. THE ROYAL GREEN JACKETS. OSPREY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES.
Osprey, (Reading, 1975). 
40 pp + 8 pp plates, 9 3/4" H, soft cover. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions, 8 pages of color uniform studies. Contents: Early History of Component Regiments; The Napoleonic Wars, 1804-1815; 19th Century Campaigns; The Boe r War; The Great War; Between the Wars; The Second World War. Interior - light browning to margins of pages and inside of covers, light cigarette odor. Exterior - heavy browning to covers and edges of textblock, soiling on bottom of text b l o c k , m i n or wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Good 
Price: 10.00 USD
 


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