• Topic: Military: Theory and Analysis

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Colonel John T. Jones:
Journals of Sieges: carried on by the Army under the Duke of Wellington in Spain, between the years 1811 and 1814. [Complete in 2 vols].

London: for T. Egerton, bookseller to the Ordnance, 1827. Second edition. Vol I: xix, [3], 485, followed by 10 large foldout maps and plans; Vol II: [iv], 480, plus a further 7 foldout maps = 17 (all called for). Contents of both volumes in beautifully fresh clean condition, including the maps all in very good order, with clean folds. 8vo, all edges marbled, top edges of first and last few pages shaved. In new bindings of brown cloth with red and black lettering-pieces. Very nice copies. Near Fine.

Price: 160.00

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Thomas Erskine Holland:
The Laws of War on Land (written and unwritten).

Oxford: at the Clarendon Press; London and New York: Henry Frowde, 1908. First edition. viii, 149pp, (i) (list of author's other works). Ex-Library copy. Endpapers browned. Front free endpaper bears library armorial bookplate and stamps (including discard stamp). Front pastedown bears the visiting card of Sir Erle Richards, who succeeded Holland in the Chichele Chair in International Law and Diplomacy in 1911; there is also the handwritten name of a later owner. There are also library stamps on the upper corner of both p.i and p.iii. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked but for a pencilled note on p 55 and the underlining of a phrase on p 57. In the original binding of red cloth, boards ruled in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Boards bright, sharp, clean and firm, spine dulled but legible, with some fraying at the ends. VG.

Price: 300.00

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Admiral of the Fleet Lord Chatfield:
It Might Happen Again: being the second volume of The Navy and Defence: the Autobiography of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Chatfield.

London: Heinemann, 1947. First edition. xiv, 222pp, with a frontis and other illustrations. Contents very clean. In the original binding of purple cloth titled in gilt, firm, bright, and clean, corners sharp. In the protected unclipped white dust jacket: some soiling (including a few ink spots), scuffs to the edges, and a little fraying to head of spine. A very nice copy. VG+ in good dust-jacket.

Price: 110.00

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Barrie Paskins & Michael Dockrill:
The Ethics of War.

London: Duckworth, 1979. First edition. xii, 332pp. Contents clean and fresh and unmarked. In the original binding of black cloth, spine titled in gilt, clean, bright and sharp, foot of spine slightly blunted. In the protected red dust jacket, bright and fresh, price-clipped with publisher's revised price sticker adjacent, head of spine slightly knocked, front fold slightly rolled. Very nice copy. In the original cloth binding, spine titled in gilt, clean, bright and firm..

Price: 40.00

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Royal Military Academy Sandhurst:
Royal Military Academy Sandhurst: Tactics. Restricted.

Sandhurst: Royal Military Academy: 1980, 1981, 1982. c.200 duplicated quarto sheets in a binder. Clear print on blue-green paper, mostly printed on both sides: includes illustrations, diagrams and tables. A mass of study information. Contents in VG clean condition. Front of binder has soiling and rust stains. VG.

Price: 80.00

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