A German Deserter's War Experience
First edition; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. The author of this narrative escaped Germany and military service after 14 months of fighting in France...
The Naked Civil Servant
First edition, first printing; 8vo; original cloth and dust jacket. Inscribed on the front free end paper to David [Enders] from Quentin Crisp." David Enders was an actor and restaurateur in the 1960s...
Good-Bye To All That. An Autobiography.
First edition; first state, 8vo; original salmon cloth boards. This is the first state with lines on pages 289-290 and 341-343 present. The Sassoon poem was suppressed at his insistence and was removed from further editions...
The South Polar Trail
JOYCE, Ernest E. Mills
First edition; 8vo; original cloth. This is the only first-hand narrative of the Ross Sea party of Shackleton's Imperial Transantarctic Expedition...
A Mother Fights Hitler
First edition, third impression; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. Inscribed in German by the author to the half title and dated 24.12.49.She was the mother of Hans Litten and this is her account of his persecution and torture under the Nazi regime, and her efforts to support him...
First edition; 8vo; original publishers red boards and dust jacket. Fine in a very good dust jacket.
London's Parklands and Park Lane Hotel
TEMPLE-STUART, Elizabeth and WIMBLEDON HILL, W.
Original illustrated card covers; 8vo; 76pp, with 24 line drawings. Printed on quality art paper. The hotel opened on Piccadilly in 1927 to designs by architects Adie, Button and Partners, in a grand Art Deco style, and was constructed by the developer Sir Bracewell Smith...
A Hell of a War: Verses.
Privately printed edition; 8vo; original half leather binding; marbled end papers; 72pp, three page introduction, 60 poems in total. Photograph of the author pasted to the front free end paper, with his inscription beneath...
Personal album of service in the 101 British General Hospital
WORLD WAR TWO:
Album; 4to; original boards; 40pp. Containing approximately 185 photographs, mostly original but a small number of photo cards and postcards some captioned and some associated ephemera ...
Portrait miniature of a World War One Army Officer
World War One
A miniature oval half length portrait of a World War One Army Officer in uniform in an oval decorative gilt metal frame housed in a leather case. 5...
Manuscript memories of working for The War Victims' Relief Committee of the Society of Friends.
WORLD WAR ONE: RENTON, Sara
Manuscript account of Sara Renton's service with the Friends War Victims Relief Committee (FWVRC)from January 25th 1917 to March 26th 1919. Written in ink in a note book, loosely contained within a custom made folder, vellum over boards and hand decorated...
CHRISTMAS IN ICELAND
WORLD WAR TWO
Magazine; 4to, original pictorial wrappers; 32 pages, numerous black and white photographs and line drawings. A magazine produced by the British forces which occupied Iceland...