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The Diaries Of Private Horace Bruckshaw 1915-16; Royal Marine Light Infantry

By: Bruckshaw, Horace & Martin Middlebrook (editor)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Scolar Press: 1979

Seller ID: 19033

ISBN: 0859674894

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Editor; Light edge wear to dustjacket ; Inscribed by the editor on the title page. A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 6.1 X 4.1 X 0.9 inches; 192 pages; "These diaries, written in pencil in two small notebooks, came to light when they were sold in 1976. Private Horace Bruckshaw of the Royal Marine Light Infantry fought at Gallipoli and died on the Western Front. His diaries consist of terse reporting of what he felt a... View more info

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Only This A War Retrospect, 1917-1918

By: Pedley, James H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Cef BOOKS: 1999

Seller ID: 17156

ISBN: 1896979262

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book ; Maps and B&W photos; 9 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 235 pages; ".. a memoir of Lieutenant James Pedley of the 4th Canadian Infantry Battalion. He fought in France 1917-19, was wounded and was awarded the Military Cross. Pedley joined the Battalion shortly after Passchendaele and served valiantly in the numerous actions which followed. View more info

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Wearing Spurs

By: Reith, John (Lord)

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1966

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18879

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear with short tears and chipping. A few pages have small (what appear to be) coffee stains. ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223 pages; This book, which received critical acclaim upon publication, was written after the WWI but was tucked away, unpublished for 30 years. John Reith was a junior officer in the 5th Scottish Rifles. After a relatively minor injury he transferred to the Royal Engineers and... View more info