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1 Asquith, Stuart, editor. Foreword by Lieutenant-General Sir Jeremy Reilly. REGIMENT: THE MILITARY HERITAGE COLLECTION. ISSUE TWELVE: THE ROYAL REGIMENT OF FUSILIERS 1674-1996.
Hemel Hempstead Nexus 1996 Stapled in Wraps Very Good 
66 pp, 11 5/8" H - magazine format. February/March 1996. Profusely illustrated in color and b&w with photographs, reproductions, uniform studies. "An invaluable source for historians, hobbyists and model makers." Contents: The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers 1968-1996; The 5th Foot 1674-1968; The 6th Foot 1674-1968; The 7th Foot 1685-1968; The 20th Foot 1688-1968; Volunteers and Territorials 1859-1966; The Regimental Museums. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light edge wear on spine, minor edge wear on covers, faint soft crease down rear cover near spine, some light rubbing on front cover - mostly at spine, light browning to edges of pages. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON.  IMPERIAL SERVICES LIBRARY VOLUME VI., Barnes, R. Money, Major.
2 Barnes, R. Money, Major. THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON. IMPERIAL SERVICES LIBRARY VOLUME VI.
London Seeley, Service 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good - Very Good- 
376 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings, color plates. "(N)ot only a military history of every regiment which was first formed in London, but also describes the uniforms they wore and the various changes and modifications introduced from time to time during more than three hundred years of service. The story of these many regiments is of absorbing interest, whether it is about volunteers, territorials or regular troops, and is enhanced by sixty-six full page illustrations in line in the text, eight in sepia, and twelve superb plates in full colour. There is also an exhaustive index to the many regiments, the date of their formation, colour of their uniforms, and many other details, such as how they got their names, and nicknames. During their long history many famous British regiments whose names are always associated with London have had a continuous and unbroken military record dating from the time of Charles I to the present day, and the story of the part they have played in campaigns all over the world are our British heritage. In studying this lucid and accurate history of regiments which were first formed in London, we can appreciate the important role they have always filled in the pageantry of state occasions and ceremonial parades in which the Guards, Household Cavalry, and the Yeomen of the Guard are part of the London scene." Light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light edge wear, slight small bump to top corner of pages 197 to 314. Dust jacket is price-clipped, has light edge wear/wrinkling, rubbing and soiling; very light browning on inside. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON.  IMPERIAL SERVICES LIBRARY VOLUME VI., Barnes, R. Money, Major.
3 Barnes, R. Money, Major. THE SOLDIERS OF LONDON. IMPERIAL SERVICES LIBRARY VOLUME VI.
London Seeley, Service 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 
376 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings, color plates. "(N)ot only a military history of every regiment which was first formed in London, but also describes the uniforms they wore and the various changes and modifications introduced from time to time during more than three hundred years of service. The story of these many regiments is of absorbing interest, whether it is about volunteers, territorials or regular troops, and is enhanced by sixty-six full page illustrations in line in the text, eight in sepia, and twelve superb plates in full colour. There is also an exhaustive index to the many regiments, the date of their formation, colour of their uniforms, and many other details, such as how they got their names, and nicknames. During their long history many famous British regiments whose names are always associated with London have had a continuous and unbroken military record dating from the time of Charles I to the present day, and the story of the part they have played in campaigns all over the world are our British heritage. In studying this lucid and accurate history of regiments which were first formed in London, we can appreciate the important role they have always filled in the pageantry of state occasions and ceremonial parades in which the Guards, Household Cavalry, and the Yeomen of the Guard are part of the London scene." One color plate has tiny corner crease, minor rubbing to boards, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wear - moderate with creases at top/bottom of spine, light to moderate rubbing, light edge wrinkling, a few very small edge tears and tiny chips. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE LONDON SCOTTISH IN THE GREAT WAR., Lloyd, Mark.
4 Lloyd, Mark. THE LONDON SCOTTISH IN THE GREAT WAR.
Leo Cooper, (Barnsley, 2001). 
256 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w photographs, reproductions. "Initially with the Ist Guards Brigade and later with the 56th (London) Division, the Ist Battalion served in France and Flanders throughout the War. They were the first Territorial soldiers to be committed to battle when, at Messines in 1914, they suffered one-third casualties and were among the last to disengage. So dedicated was the London Scottish to the prosecution of its cause that, by November 1918, the Ist Battalion included only three survivors of the original Battle of Messines. The 2nd Battalion saw action in campaigns as diverse as France and Flanders, Ireland, the Balkans and Palestine where it won two Victoria Crosses. (This book) does not merely set out to recite the oft-told details of famous battles fought and won. Rather it employs a wealth of previously unpublished war journals, diaries and photographs to provide a unique insight into this most auspicious Regiment. It vividly demonstrates the hopes, sufferings and aspirations of the volunteers who not only filled its ranks but, in most cases, made the supreme sacrifice in its cause." Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling. F/NF 
Price: 34.95 USD
 
 
YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU: FROM SIX TO SIXTY-FIVE DIVISIONS.  EXPANSION OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY DIVISIONS, 1914-1918., Middlebrook, Martin.
5 Middlebrook, Martin. YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU: FROM SIX TO SIXTY-FIVE DIVISIONS. EXPANSION OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY DIVISIONS, 1914-1918.
Pen & Sword / Leo Cooper, Barnsley, 2000. 
176 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), soft cover. ISBN 0850527090 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions. "The Great War's insatiable appetite for human life led to an extraordinary expansion of British infantry divisions from six to s ixty-five. Martin Middlebrook....expertly guides the reader through early mobilization, the growth of the 'Pals' movement and on to conscription. This was a war where numbers of divisions were the units of currency by which a nation's invo l v e m e n t were measured." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior very minor edge wear. Near Fine 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU: FROM SIX TO SIXTY-FIVE DIVISIONS.  EXPANSION OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY DIVISIONS, 1914-1918., Middlebrook, Martin.
6 Middlebrook, Martin. YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU: FROM SIX TO SIXTY-FIVE DIVISIONS. EXPANSION OF THE BRITISH ARMY INFANTRY DIVISIONS, 1914-1918.
Pen & Sword / Leo Cooper, Barnsley, 2000. 
176 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0850527112 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions. "The Great War's insatiable appetite for human life led to an extraordinary expansion of British infantry division s from six to sixty-five. Martin Middlebrook....expertly guides the reader through early mobilization, the growth of the 'Pals' movement and on to conscription. This was a war where numbers of divisions were the units of currency by whic h a n a t i o n 's involvement were measured." Light waviness to top/bottom of textblock, one very tiny corner bump. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling at top of spine and rear panel, minor rubbing. Very Good+/Very Good+ 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
RECORDS OF THE MILITIA AND VOLUNTEER FORCES 1757-1945.  INCLUDING RECORDS OF THE VOLUNTEERS, RIFLE VOLUNTEERS, YEOMANRY, IMPERIAL YEOMANRY, FENCIBLES, TERRITORIALS AND THE HOME GUARD.  REVISED AND UPDATED.  PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE READERS' GUIDE NO.3., Spencer, William.
7 Spencer, William. RECORDS OF THE MILITIA AND VOLUNTEER FORCES 1757-1945. INCLUDING RECORDS OF THE VOLUNTEERS, RIFLE VOLUNTEERS, YEOMANRY, IMPERIAL YEOMANRY, FENCIBLES, TERRITORIALS AND THE HOME GUARD. REVISED AND UPDATED. PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE READERS' GUIDE NO.3.
Richmond, Surrey PRO 1997 1873162448 / 9781873162446 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
87 pp, large 8vo (9 5/8" H). "In 1757 these auxiliary forces were re-organized on a national basis. Since then, they have gone by various names: Militia, Volunteers, Yeomanry, Fencibles, Territorials, Imperial Yeomanr y and Home Guard. The records that they created over the centuries are little known and little explored. This new edition provides a clear and concise introduction to the tangled history of Britain's auxiliary forces and their records. Military, social and local historians will find this book invaluable in their study of local military forces; and it will help the family historian trace his or her army ancestors. It now includes detailed case studies for soldiers who served between 1790 and 1905 and covers Imperial Yeomanry service in the Boer War." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
BRITONS TO ARMS!  THE STORY OF THE BRITISH VOLUNTEER SOLDIER AND THE VOLUNTEER TRADITION IN LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND., Steppler, Glenn A.
8 Steppler, Glenn A. BRITONS TO ARMS! THE STORY OF THE BRITISH VOLUNTEER SOLDIER AND THE VOLUNTEER TRADITION IN LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND.
Budding, Stroud, 1997, reprint. 
185 pp, large 8vo (9 3/8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 1840150149 "At first a spontaneous and temporary response to threats of invasion and internal rebellion, the British Volunteer became a permanent feature of military organization in the mid-Victorian era, eventually evolving into the territorial soldier of the twentieth century. Presented here is a general history of the Volunteer forces together with a detailed account of the experience of two Midland counties - Leicester s h i r e a nd Rutland. Thus both the intensely local dimension of what were initially ad hoc town and village corps, and the national significance of the British volunteer tradition are explored. Spanning three centuries, from the early eighteen th t o th e m id -twentieth century, this book charts the evolution, and the persistence, of a recurring phenomenon. It explains the exact origin and nature of the Napoleonic Volunteer Force and its mounted arm, the Yeomanry; the Victorian Rifle V olu nte er s a nd t he Territorials of the twentieth century, as well as the Home Guard of 1940 and its little-known predecessor, the Volunteer Training Corps of the First World War. Illustrated with twenty-four pages of contemporary black-and-whi te i llus tra tion s a nd set firmly in its social and political context, with careful attention paid to the organization, development and military role of the Volunteer forces, this is the story of a distinctly British institution." Light cigaret te od or. Dust jack et h as very minor rubbing. Very Good+/Near Fine 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
9 Westlake, Ray. Series editor, Martin Windrow. BRITISH TERRITORIAL UNITS 1914-18. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 245.
London Osprey 1991 1855321688 / 9781855321687 Soft Cover Very Good+ Colour Plates By Mike Chappell. 
48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, 8 pages of uniform studies in full-color. Contents: The Birth of the Territorials; Organisation in 1914; Badges and Uniforms; Organisation 1914-1918; War Service. Interior - previous owner's ink name stamp on inside of front cover, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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