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  • BENBOW, Colin
    BOER PRISONERS OF WAR IN BERMUDA

    Devonshine, Bermuda: The Bermuda College, 1981. Second edition, revised. Card covers. pp (14), 126, [2]. Maps, photos. Name label and ink signature at front, else fine. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 50432
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  • MARQUIS, T.G.
    CANADA'S SONS OF KOPJE AND VELDT: A Historical Account of the Canadian Contingents...With an Introductory Chapter by George Munro Grant

    Toronto: The Canada's Sons Publishing Company, 1900. Blue illustrated coloth stamped in black and gilt. pp xviii, 490 + plates. One inch split to bottom front inner hinge neatly repaired, ink owner name, page edges yellowed, minor light spotting to covers, else fine, an unusually nice, bright copy of this common subscription book about the Canadian contribution to the Boer War.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48225
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  • WILSON, John
    CB: a life of Sir Heny Campbell-Bannerman

    Edition: First US issue

    New York: St. Martin's Press, 1974. Grey boards. pp 718 + plates; index. Ink owner name, else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. Sir Henry was the Liberal Prime Minister 1905-07. 1.5 kg parcel.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48768
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  • LIST OF CASUALTIES IN SOUTH AFRICAN FIELD FORCE, From 11th October, 1899, to 20th March, 1900.

    Oaklands, Essex: Oaklands, 1972. Folio, burgandy buckram gilt lettered. Over 700 pages. Glue residue to front pastedown from removed label; covers have soft bruises to outer corners; book leaned; very nearly fine otherwise. A facsimile reprint with a new foreword by M.G. Hibbard. "I believe that this re-issue...will become a 'must' for the serious collector of Boer War Medals, for not only will it provide a ready reference to the casualties sustained by the British side in any nation, but it will help to give a medal its rightful recognition. Never in the history of medal collecting has it been so important to identify whether the recipient was a casualty."- from the foreword. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 13088
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  • LONDON TO LADYSMITH Via Pretoria by CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer
    CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer
    LONDON TO LADYSMITH Via Pretoria

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: Copp, Clark, 1900. Octavo, tan pictorial cloth stamped in red and black. pp (xiv), 496 + folding frontispiece map and two other folding maps; 5 maps & plans in text. Spine only very lightly darkened, with red fleur-de-lys device sunned; two tiny brown spots on rear cover; neat ink private owner name at top margin of front free endpaper; frontispiece map creased at fore edge; front free endpaper and early leaves show an indentation from the frontispiece map; else a fine, bright and tight, unusually nice copy of WSC's 4th book. Cohen A.4.3.a. Made from either sheets or plates of the 1900 US edition, though the binding is different (similar, but not exactly the same, as the UK…

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    Toronto: Copp, Clark, 1900. Octavo, tan pictorial cloth stamped in red and black. pp (xiv), 496 + folding frontispiece map and two other folding maps; 5 maps & plans in text. Spine only very lightly darkened, with red fleur-de-lys device sunned; two tiny brown spots on rear cover; neat ink private owner name at top margin of front free endpaper; frontispiece map creased at fore edge; front free endpaper and early leaves show an indentation from the frontispiece map; else a fine, bright and tight, unusually nice copy of WSC's 4th book. Cohen A.4.3.a. Made from either sheets or plates of the 1900 US edition, though the binding is different (similar, but not exactly the same, as the UK edition). This Canadian issue is scarcer than either the UK or US editions.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 28403
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  • DENTON, Kit
    THE BREAKER: The Novel Behind Breaker Morant

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: Horizon Publishing, (1981). Green boards. pp (x), 268, [2]. Fine in very nearly fine jacket. A nice copy. Made from plates of the US edition (St. Martin's Press), issued to cash in on the popularity of the film "Breaker Morant". Libraries Australia locates no copies of this edition. A novel of the Boer War.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 28895
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  • THE CANADIAN CONTINGENTS AND CANADIAN IMPERIALISM. A Story and a Study. Illustrated and with Six Maps by EVANS, W. Sanford
    EVANS, W. Sanford
    THE CANADIAN CONTINGENTS AND CANADIAN IMPERIALISM. A Story and a Study. Illustrated and with Six Maps

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: The Publisher's Sundicate, Ltd, 1901. Original orange pictorial cloth stamped in black and grey. pp xii, 352, [20, Unwin ads]. Numerous photos and 6maps in text. Spine has a bit of wear at ends and a 2 cm worn spot to rear joint; rear cover has dark stains; light damp stain to top margin of front cover; small dark spots to fore margin of one plate; in all, just good externally, internally VG, unworn, tight in the binding. About Canada's participation in the Boer War, a good political and military history, scarce in the original edition. "An examination of the nation's response to events in South Africa. The author alludes to political agitation in Canada as a result…

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    Toronto: The Publisher's Sundicate, Ltd, 1901. Original orange pictorial cloth stamped in black and grey. pp xii, 352, [20, Unwin ads]. Numerous photos and 6maps in text. Spine has a bit of wear at ends and a 2 cm worn spot to rear joint; rear cover has dark stains; light damp stain to top margin of front cover; small dark spots to fore margin of one plate; in all, just good externally, internally VG, unworn, tight in the binding. About Canada's participation in the Boer War, a good political and military history, scarce in the original edition. "An examination of the nation's response to events in South Africa. The author alludes to political agitation in Canada as a result of the war, particularly among French Canadians. News of volunteers in South Africa is derived from reports of officers on active service, from letters of correspondents with the contingents and other contemporary accounts". Hackett. South African War Books. 1.5 kg parcel

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48751
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  • GRAYDON, William Murray
    WITH BOER AND BRITISHER IN THE TRANSVAAL

    New York: Street and Smith, (c. 1900). Green pictorial cloth stamped in black, white and salmon, green page edges. pp [2], 203, [3]. Spine cloth a little bubbled, with nicks and mild wear to tips, a short wrinkle, delicate white spine lettering flaked but still just readable; cracked inner hinges neatly repaired; endpaper foxing; else a VG clean, unworn, and now tight copy. A scarce boy's adventure novel about the Boer War.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 26165
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