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  • Niagara Historical Society
    "Capt. Matthew Hamilton", "Polish force in Niagara", "Polish relief work in Niagara", "Rev. Robt. Addison", "Rev. John Burns"

    Edition: First Edition

    Niacara [sic] (Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON): Niagara Historical Society, 1923. Octavo, pp 83 + 3 portraits, stapled in buff paper covers. Staples rusty, with rust spots showing in inner margins of covers, else fine. Publication no. 35. Two articles on WWI, about Polish troops training in Niagara. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 44282
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  • TRASK, David F.
    CAPTAINS & CABINETS: Anglo-American naval relations 1917-1918

    Edition: First Edition

    Columbia, Missouri: University of Missouri Press, 1972. Blue cloth. 396 pp including photos on blue paper, ibibliographical essay, index. Small ink owner name at front, else fine in fine jacket.

    Book ID: 44518
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  • Dawson, Coningsby, 1883-1959
    Carry on : letters in war-time

    Edition: First printing

    New York: John Lane, 1917. Khaki cloth gilt. pp (134), (2, ads) + frontispiece portrait. 1 cm cloth tear to rear joint neatly repaired, ink owner names at front, yellowing to page edges, else a VG clean and unworn copy. Dawson, an Anglo-American, served with the Canadian Corps in France. ; Small octavo

    Book ID: 53851
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  • Stevenson, David
    Cataclysm: The First World War As Political Tragedy

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: Basic Books, 2004. Brown and orange boards. pp (xl), 564 + plates. Notes, index, many maps on text paper at front. Ink owner name at front, else fine in jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. 0465081843

    Book ID: 44184
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  • LODGE, Oliver, Sir [Christopher Tennant].
    CHRISTOPHER. A Study in Human Personality.

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Cassell, 1918. Green boards. [2], vi, (294), [2] pp + fontispiece portait with tissue guard. The tissue guard is tanned, with a bit of offsetting to the frontispiece. Spine has soft vertical creases and a nick at head; light endpa per tanning from binding; dust soiling to top page edges; else fine, no owner names. In the scarce pale grey non-pictorial dust jacket, which has small tears and very small chips to tips of lightly tanned spine, light soiling to panels, VG otherwise . The would appear to be an issue for Canada, with a $2.25 net price rubber stamped on the spine. "A sympathetic study of a temperament of singular delicacy and charm. It traces Christopher Tenant…

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    London: Cassell, 1918. Green boards. [2], vi, (294), [2] pp + fontispiece portait with tissue guard. The tissue guard is tanned, with a bit of offsetting to the frontispiece. Spine has soft vertical creases and a nick at head; light endpa per tanning from binding; dust soiling to top page edges; else fine, no owner names. In the scarce pale grey non-pictorial dust jacket, which has small tears and very small chips to tips of lightly tanned spine, light soiling to panels, VG otherwise . The would appear to be an issue for Canada, with a $2.25 net price rubber stamped on the spine. "A sympathetic study of a temperament of singular delicacy and charm. It traces Christopher Tenant through the years of a happy childhood, merging into the uncongenial life of a great public school, which was to have conducted him to the halls of a Cambridge College, there to devote himself to the study of the Classics. Then came the War to divert him to Sandhurst, and thence to the plains of Flanders, where a life rich in promise came to a most untimely end." - jacket. Chapter IX covers his time at Sandhurst, X his joining of the Welsh Guards, and XI on his active service in France, where he was killed 2 Sept., 1917. Much on life after death. Young Christopher was a believer, as was Sir Oliver.; Octavo

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    Book ID: 19881
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  • Brittain, Vera
    Chronicle of Youth: Vera Brittain's Great War Diary, 1913 -1917

    London: Phoenix Press, 2000. Card covers, pp 382 + plates; index. Ink owner name, reading crease to spine, else fine. ; Octavo 1842120948

    Book ID: 48058
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  • Lécluse, Henri de; Sandstrom, Roy E. (editor)
    Comrades-In-Arms : The World War I Memoir of Captain Henri de Lécluse, Count De Trévöedal

    Edition: First Edition

    Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1998. Black cloth. pp xviii, 227. Illustrated, index. Ink owner name at front, else fine in fine jacket. Lécluse was a French cavalry officer. Covers the period Jan. 1915 to Aug. 1916. 0873386086

    Book ID: 44134
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  • BISHOP, Arthur
    COURAGE IN THE AIR

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1992. Light blue boards. xii, 307 pp. Numerous photos in text. Small spot to front free endpaper, else fine. Dust jacket has short creased tears, VG otherwise. "COURAGE IN THE AIR is the first of a three-volume series of selected Canadian war heroes compiled by Arthur Bishop. These biographies bring to life the stories of those who fought in the air in the most spectacular of modern wars - World Wars I and II, and Korea." - jacket flap. Each volume separately published. This volume covers WWI.; Octavo 0075513765

    Book ID: 44867
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  • Heyman, Neil M.
    Daily Life During World War I

    Edition: First printing

    Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2002. Glossy boards. pp 285; photos, index. Ink owner name, else fine. ; Octavo 0313315000

    Book ID: 48273
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  • WATT, Richard M.
    Dare Call it Treason: The True Story of the French Army Mutinies of 1917

    New York: Dorset Press, 2001. pp viii, 344 + photos. Index and 5 pages of maps at rear. Ink owner name at front, VG clean and unworn copy otherwise. 0760722404

    Book ID: 44095
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  • Jeannot Emil von Grotthus)
    DER TÜRMER. Kriegsausgabe...

    Stuttgart: Greiner & Pffeiffer (1915-1916). Bound volume of 6 issues of Volume XVIII, Oct. 1915- March 1916, pp (xii), 442. + 5 colour plates (one tipped to grey card) + 7 black & white plates. Illustrations and music in text. Three issues have tissue guards at front. Index before first issue. Contemporaty half maroon cloth and marbled boards, paper spine label. Spine label, yellowed, rubbed, with small chips and one digit lost; rubbing to edges of boards; two brown soil spots to fore edges; text paper yellowed; tissue guards have chips and tears; some short tears in text; brown soil spots to endpapers; recent ink name at front; soiling in scattered text margins; in all, a good or bit…

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    Stuttgart: Greiner & Pffeiffer (1915-1916). Bound volume of 6 issues of Volume XVIII, Oct. 1915- March 1916, pp (xii), 442. + 5 colour plates (one tipped to grey card) + 7 black & white plates. Illustrations and music in text. Three issues have tissue guards at front. Index before first issue. Contemporaty half maroon cloth and marbled boards, paper spine label. Spine label, yellowed, rubbed, with small chips and one digit lost; rubbing to edges of boards; two brown soil spots to fore edges; text paper yellowed; tissue guards have chips and tears; some short tears in text; brown soil spots to endpapers; recent ink name at front; soiling in scattered text margins; in all, a good or bit better copy, sound in the binding, most text quite clean and unworn. Original paper covers not bound in. "The Watchman" was published from 1898-1943, founded by the Baltic Protestant Baron Grotthuss. Some World War I content.

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    Book ID: 44512
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  • SHEPPARD, W. Crispin
    DON HALE OVER THERE. Illustrated by H.A. Bodine

    Edition: First Edition

    Philadelpha: Penn Publishing Company, 1918. Octavo, red cloth lettered and bordered in black with a colour pictorial label on front cover. pp 326 + frontispiece with tissue guard and 4 other plates. Minor soiling to page edges, strip torn from fore margin of tissue guard, spine lightly darkened with soft vertical ridge; else a fine, bright copy, no owner names. The second book in this boy’s series. Young Don volunteers as an ambulance driver. Uncommon book.

    Book ID: 31587
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  • WYNGAREN, Greg Van
    EARLY GERMAN ACES OF WORLD WAR I. Part 2

    Botley, Oxford: Osprey, 2007. Second printing. Quarto, glossy card covers. Colour illustrations, b&w photos. Ink owner name at front, else fine.

    Book ID: 43952
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  • ARMSTRONG, Anthony
    EASY WARRIORS. Illustrated by G.L. Stampa

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Methuen. Blue-green cloth stamped in gilt. pp (viii), (148), (8, Oct., 1932 ads). Full-page and vignette illustrations in text. Light damp stain along lower margin of front cover; tanning to endpapers, slight toning to text paper, a bright, very nearly fine copy otherwise, no owner names. In the scarce dust jacket, which has chips and tears to bit darkened spine, small brown soil spot on front panel, good. A collection of humourous World War I articles. Good line drawings by George L. Stampa, a Punch illustrator since 1895.; Octavo

    Book ID: 28748
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  • McPhail, Helen & Philip Guest (Edmund Blunden)
    Edmund Blunden

    Edition: First printing

    Barnsley, S. Yorkshire, England: Leo Cooper, 1999. Glossy card covers. pp (160). Photos, maps, index. Ink owner name, else fine. Battleground Europe series, On the Trail of the Poets of the Great War. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 48352
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  • DUPONT, Marcel
    EN CAMPAGNE (1914-1915). Impressions d'un officier de legere.

    Paris: Plon, 1918. Later (57th) printing (first was in 1915). 12mo. Pale blue printed wrappers. (8), (iv), (323), (1) pp. Cheap paper a bit tanned; ink and pencil names to front wrapper; light spine tanning; else fine. The book won the French Academy's Prix Bordin. Experiences of a French officer on the Western Front during the early years of World War I.

    Book ID: 5464
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  • DESJARDINS, L-G., Lieutenant-Colonel
    ENGLAND, CANADA AND THE GREAT WAR

    Edition: First Edition

    Quebec: Chronicle PRESS, 1918. Tan cloth. pp xvi, 422, [2].. Spine lightly darkened; endpapers and page edges yellowed; VG otherwise. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Book ID: 43925
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  • ROUCOUX, Michel, editor
    ENGLISH LITERATURE OF THE GREAT WAR REVISITED: Proceedings of the Symposium on the British Literature of the First World War. University of Picardy 1986

    (Amiens, France): Presses de l'UFR Clerc Université Picardie, no date (1987). Octavo, card covers. pp 192. Near fine copy, no owner names.

    Book ID: 31911
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  • Gould, R W
    Epic Actions of the First World War

    Edition: First printing

    Brighton, UK: Tom Donovan Publishing, 1997. Black boards. pp 192. Maps, photos, illustrations, glossary. Ink owner name, else fine in fine jacket. 28 exceptional actions of the War.; Quarto 187108539x

    Book ID: 48345
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  • Ellis, John
    Eye-Deep in Hell: Trench Warfare in World War I

    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. 4th printing of the paper edition. pp (216); index, many photos. VG+.. ; Quarto 0801839475

    Book ID: 48109
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