Large 8vo, publisher’s cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine and the regiment’s coat of arms in gilt to front board, xii, 532 pp. Frontispiece b/w photograph of Ypres Cathedral, 8 photographic plates, 21 cartographic plates (some printed in red and black). EXTREMELY RARE FIRST EDITION. Deckle edge. Ex libris bookplate to front pastedown. Binding worn, sunned and stained in places, hinges tender. Otherwise a bright copy, some pages uncut.
Grimwade, Captain F. Clive, The War History of the 4th Battalion, The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers), 1914-1919., Headquarters of the 4th London Regiment, 1922
Biographies & Letters
DE SELVE, Odet; LEFEVRE-PONTALIS, Germain (ed.)., Correspondance politique de Odet de Selve, Ambassadeur de France en Angleterre (1546-1549). Publiee sous les auspices de la commission des archives diplomatiques par Germain Lefevre-Pontalis., Ancienne Librairie Germer Bailliere et Cie.: Felix Alcan, 1888
DENNY, Henry, Monographia Anoplurorum Britanniae; or, an essay on the British species of parasitic insects belonging to the order Anoplura of Leach, with the modern divisions of the genera according to the views of Leach, Nitzsch, and Burmeister, with highly magnified figures of each species., Henry G. Bohn, 1842
TOPLIS, William., A Genealogical History of the English Sovereigns, from William I. to George III. inclusive, accompanied with A brief Statement of the principal Events in each Reign; Biographical notices of all the noble families connected with the royal houses; and illustrated by genealogical tables., Thomas Underwood, 1814