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Germans in Their Military Habit an 18thc Engraved Print.
1 Germans in Their Military Habit an 18thc Engraved Print.
J&R Tonson 1753 36x25cm Original Print 
Rare 18thc engraved print of german mercenary troops fighting for the Roman army. mounted in an ivory mount board . Please see more prints on our growing websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.co 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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Germans with Their Hair Tyed in Knots and Clad in Skins , an 18th c Engraved Print.
2 Germans with Their Hair Tyed in Knots and Clad in Skins , an 18th c Engraved Print.
J&R Tonson 1753 36x25cm Original Print 
Another Rare engraved print from Duncans art of Roman war published in 1753, see more prints on our growing websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 85.50 EUR
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3 Life`s Handicap
London Macmillan 1928 Reprint Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A very nice copy in the original fawn stiff paper dj an almost fine copy bond in red with gilt titles & elephant and swastica all very bright. 
Price: 27.00 EUR
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4 Poems from Italy, Verse Written By Members of the Eighth Army I Sicily and Italy July 1943- March 1944
London George Harrap 1945 First Edition Hard Back Fine Very Good Dj Edge Worn 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Dj just a little edgeworn and a 20mm piece missing from the top of the spine all looks very good in new removable protector. 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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The Attack of Two Bastions , the Breaches Being Made By the Miners.
5 The Attack of Two Bastions , the Breaches Being Made By the Miners.
Fleet Street London Laurie & Whittle 1794 First State 42x24cm Original Hand Coloured Prints 
Another rare print by Laurie & Whittle showing the taking of a town by bombardment & soldiers streaming in. This original print is in contemporary hand colouring , trimmed to the edges foxed, soiling, and staining are present but still very bright. See our website for more printsvanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 220.50 EUR
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6 CORNWALLIS, Charles, First Marquis of Cornwallis , Edited By Charles Ross. Correspondence of Charles , First Marquis of Cornwallis
London John Murray 1859 First Edition Hard Back Brown Very Good 8vo Heavy 3 Vols Frontis of Cornwallis 
First edition 3 vols, 2 folding maps & a folding genealogical table original grained cloth with blind boarder decoration gilt titles to spine and gilt Cornwallis crest to front boards. A handsome set heavy at 4kg so will require extra postage please email for cost. Cornwallis ( 1738 - 1805) Commander of the British forces who surrendered at Yorktown Virginia 1781 ensuring a victory over the British in the American revolution, he was Govenor- General of India 1786-93 in 1798 appointed Lord Lieutenant & supreme army commander in Ireland & he successfully put down the rebellion there. This is an important work on the histories of America, India ,& Ireland Scarce. 
Price: 315.00 EUR
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The Tiger Kills , the Story of the Indian Divisions in the North Africa  Campaign., General Sir Claude Auchinleck
7 General Sir Claude Auchinleck The Tiger Kills , the Story of the Indian Divisions in the North Africa Campaign.
India His Majesty`s Stationery Office for the Govenment of India 1944 First Edition Paper Back Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
The storys of the great and brave Indian regiments fighting with the British Army against the German forces in the middle east in the second world war. 
Price: 18.00 EUR
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8 Hn Cornelius o` Callaghan History of the Irish Brigades, in the Service of France
Dublin William B Kelly 1854 First Edition Hard Back Red Very Good 8V0 
A very scarce copy in lovely condition rebound some years ago with new endpapers, signature of previous owner in a 19thc hand on the title page , & a private library label of the last owner. 
Price: 202.50 EUR
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9 Isobel Rae The Strange Story of Dr James Barry. Army Surgeon, Inspector-General of Hospitals, Discovered on Death to be a Woman
London Longmans, Green & Co 1958 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Frontice & One Photograph of Her. 
A fascinating story of a woman who was not discovered to be so untill her death, Book is in superb condition with some foxing on eps, bookplate of Naval Commander Charles John Skrine brother of The author Molly Kean his bookplate was designed by the Irish artist Mainie Jellet. Scarce book in such good condition. 
Price: 52.20 EUR
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10 Jourdain, Lieut-Colonel H.F.N. Ranging Memories
University Press Oxford Privately Printed By John Johnson 1934 First Edition Hard Back Red Very Good No Dj 8V0 
Bound in red cloth Top of spine pulled with a 10 mm tear corners bumped a small hall the size of a 177 rifle pellet or round knife signature of previous owner on fpd book plate on half title on the front board marks right through to page 60 but not effecting the text, otherwise good 308pp. 
Price: 139.50 EUR
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11 Major D. J. L.Fitzgerald . M.C. History of the Guards in the Second World War
Aldershot Gale & Polden 1949 First Edition Hard Back Blue Very Good 8v0 1kg When Packed Photgraphs, Diagrams & Maps 
Bound in blue marrocco leather the colour coming off & the spine showing signs of spliting but still holding very well. 615 pages. Scarce. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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The Second Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers in the South African War , with a Description of the Operations in the Aden Hinterland., Major`s C f Romer & Ae Mainwaring
12 Major`s C f Romer & Ae Mainwaring The Second Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers in the South African War , with a Description of the Operations in the Aden Hinterland.
London A l Humphreys 1908 First Edition Hard Back Green Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8 Vo Heavy Email 4 Postage Cost Profusely Illustrated 
A scarce book on the Irish regiment the Dublin Fusiliers with photographs , sketches , diagrams and maps, all in very good condition 271pp. 
Price: 229.50 EUR
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13 Mark Amory Lord Dunsany Biography of
London Collins 1972 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Lord Dunsany offiser in the army Boer war, WW1, keen sporstman one time chess & pistol champion of Ireland, versatile writer, read & much appreciated today. See our catalogue modern firsts no 3 @ abe for other titles. 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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Don Sebastian, or the House of Braganza, Porter, Miss Anna Maria
14 Porter, Miss Anna Maria Don Sebastian, or the House of Braganza
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown 1809 First Edition Half Calf Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A fine rare set of four volumes by Anna Maria Porter, b1780-d1832 . She was the daughter of surgeon in the Irish army who died young, her mother struggeled to bring her, her sister & brother up but the girls became authors and the brother an artist of some note. Vol 1, 358 pp, vol 2 , 303pp, vol, 3, 303pp. vol 4, 320pp. All in lovely condition with tan leather spine and corners black title & vol label gilt tiltes, ruling & bands, boards a duck egg blue with tiny gold flecks. (Charming book plate in each volume of Margaret Rutledge Nee Bruen she was married to the Rev Francis Ruttledge rector of Kilmaine Co Mayo Ireland ) RARE. 
Price: 697.50 EUR
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15 Rudyard Kipling A Diversity of Creatures
London Macmillan 1917 First Edition Hard Back Red Buckrum Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A fine copy of this scarce first edition with its original dj just a little edge worn. 442 pp. t.e.g. 
Price: 112.50 EUR
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16 Rudyard Kipling Actions and Reactions
London Macmillan 1927 Reprint Hardback Red Cloth Almost Fine Almost fine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A very good copy indeed with its original buff coloured dj . 
Price: 27.00 EUR
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17 Rudyard Kipling Barrack Room Ballads and Other Verses
London Methuen & Co 1899 Early Copy Hard Back Red Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Teg & gilt titles on spine some foxing on eps sketch of a soldier blowing a bugle to charge, fifteenth edition. Signature of previous owner in pencil on fep. 208pp. plus39pp. of adverts 
Price: 12.60 EUR
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18 Rudyard Kipling Barrack Room Ballads and Other Verses
London Methuen & Co 1892 Fourth Edition Hard Back Red Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Covers a little faded foxing to eps and a very small amount through out the book teg a very nice bookplate of Mary Townley Balfour. 208pp. plus 16 pp of adverts. 
Price: 20.70 EUR
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19 Rudyard Kipling Departmental Ditties, Ninth Edition
London & Dublin W Thacker & Co 1897 Ninth Ed Hard Back Blue Cloth Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Dudley Cleaver 
A very nice copy with gilt titles to spine and front board showing a man rowing, six full plates by Cleaver & other vignettes, some usual foxing. 189pp. plus adverts . 
Price: 27.00 EUR
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20 Rudyard Kipling From Sea to Sea
London Macmillan 1924 Reprint Hard Back Red Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Two Vols 
Two very good copies in original djs a little edge worn and a 1" tear on vol 1 t.e.g. 
Price: 54.00 EUR
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