Saturday, October 16, 2010

Scottish Weapons Books













"Scottish Weapons"                "Campbell, Lord Archibald"             "Notes on Swords from the Battle Field of Culloden"                  "London; 1894 Chas. J. Clark"              "5 1/2" X 8 3/4" - 24p - illustrated - very rare 1st edition, stiff cloth binding, old inscription and some staining on front free fly otherwise a nice copy - included a new copy of the Mowbray annotated re-print"         $185.00


"Scottish Weapons"                    "Campbell, Lord Archibald"                  " Highland Dress, Arms and Ornament"                 "Westminster; 1899 Archibald Constable & Co"            "6" X 9" - 176p - well illustrated - this is the very rare 1st edition, limited to 250 copies - the pages are decolle edged, there are 4 spots on the front board, binding is tight - I could only find one other copy for sale on the inter net"                            $200.00


"Scottish Weapons"               "J. Teller Dunbar"          "History of Highland Dress"        "Edinburgh; 1962  Oliver & Boyd"       " 7 3/4" X 10" - 248p - well illustrated in color and B&W - a nearly new copy of the 1st edition in like DJ in mylar sleeve, there is a minor stain on the front free fly"             $45.00


"Scottish Weapons"              "Caldwell, David H."          " Scottish Weapons & Fortifications 1100 - 1800"               "Edinburgh; 1981 John Donald"            6 1/2" X 9 1/2" - 452p - well illustrated - a nearly new copy of the 1st edition in like DJ in mylar sleeve"            $95.00


"Scottish Weapons"              "Whitelaw, Charles E."          "Scottish Arms Makers"           "London; 1977 Arms & Armour Press"             "7 1/2" X 10" - 339p - a nearly mint new copy of the classic work with DJ in mylar sleeve"              $65.00


"Scottish Weapons"               "Withers, Harvey J. S."            "The Scottish Sword 1600 - 1945  An Illustrated History"            "Boulder,Co.; 2009 Paladin Press"                 "8 1/2" X 11" - 251p - over 1200 full-color photographs & illustrations - soft bound - new"                  $55.00


"Scottish Weapons"               " Mazansky, Cyril"               " British Basket-Hilted Swords"          "Suffolk; 2005 Boydell Press in association with the Royal Armouries "                "9" X 11 1/4" - 292p - extremely well illustrated, very definitely covers Scottish basket hilts - a new copy with DJ in mylar sleeve"             $300.00


" Scottish Weapons"               "Wintersgill, Donald"                 " Scottish Antiques"             "London; 1977 Johnston & Bacon"               "7 3/4" X 10" - 136p - well illustrated near fine condition in like DJ"                             $25.00
    

"Scottish Weapons"              "Kelvin, Martin"           "The Scottish Pistol - Its History, Manufacture and Design"              "8 1/4" X 10 1/2" - 239pp - well illustrated, a mint new copy"     $75.00


"Scottish Weapons"       "Paton, James"          "Scottish National Memorials"        " Glasgow; 1890 MacLehose & Sons"       "10 1/4" X 13 1/2" - 359pp - 1st edition - a huge book that will require extra postage, very good condition"       $200.00


"Scottish Weapons"       "Wallace, John"         "Scottish Swords and Dirks"           "London; 1970 Arms and Armour Press"          "5 3/4" X 8 3/4" - 80pp - a like new hardbound copy, well illustrated, the most valuable information currently available"               $100.00
 
"Scottish Weapons"       "Darling, Anthony D."         "Swords For The Highland Regiments 1757 - 1784"          "Lincoln, R.I.; 1988 Mowbray Pubs."       "6 1/4" X 9 1/4" - 62p - A brand new hardbound copy, well illustrated"                 $50.00


"Scottish Weapons"         "Reid, Stuart"                "Like Hungry Wolves- Culloden Moor 16 April 1746"          "London; 1994  Windrow & Greene"      " A brand new copy with all kinds of Black & White illustrations plus full color illustrations of costumes and uniforms by Gerry Embleton. Hard bound with DJ sealed in mylar"           $45.00


"Scottish Weapons"            "Caldwell, David H."            "The Scottish Armoury"            "Edinburgh; 1979 David Blackwood"            "very well illustrated - softbound - mint new copy"            $65


"Scottish Weapons"            "McIan, R.R. & Fraser, Antonia"          "The Clans of the Scottish Highlands"            "New York; 1980 Knopf"           "9 3/4" X 13 3/4" - 206pp - 74 full page color plates - A large book in as new condition, only the DJ shows rubbing fron being in a shelf.              $45


"Scottish Weapons"               "The Highlanders of Scotland - The Complete Watercolors Commissioned by Queen Victoria from Kenneth Macleay"             " London; 1986 Haggerston Press"
  "10" X 13 1/4" - 64p plus 31 full color plates - a new copy with DJ in a mylar sleeve, an oversize book"                        $75.00

Uniform and Equipment Books



"Uniforms & Equipment"           "Katcher, Phillip"            "Armies Of The American Wars 1753 - 1815"        "7 3/4" X 10" - 160pp - well illustrated in color and B & W - covers all aspects of the common soldier, equpiment, weapons and uniforms during this period - a very nice copy in like DJ"       $18.00


"Uniforms & Equipment"           "Richardson, Edward W."           "Standards and Colors of the American Revolution"             "8 1/4" X 10 1/4" - 341pp - beautifully illustrated in color and B & W - a standard reference - book fine with minor foxing on edges not effecting the interior in any way, DJ has shelf wear"           $40.00

"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Peterson, Harold L. & Copeland, Peter [illus.]"            "America's Fighting Men"            "New York; 1971 Arma Press"            "case 10 1/2"" X 13 1/2"" - a portfolio of 24 color plates plus text, limited to 1000, autographed, contents mint, case shows minor wear at corners"            $75.00          


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "McChristian, Douglas C."            "The U. S. Army in the West, 1870 - 1880"            "Norman, OK.; 1995 University of Oklahoma Press"            "9"" X 11 1/2"" - 315pp. - the standard reference on uniforms of the old west - mint new in like DJ"            $40.00                      


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Kredel, Fritz & Todd, F. P."            "Soldiers of the American Army 1775-1954"            "Chicago: 1954 Henry Regnery Co."            "9 1/2"" X 12"" - 32 color plates plus text - a nice clean copy of a basic reference on American uniforms - no DJ, may have never had one"            $30.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Peterson, Harold L."            "The Book of the Continental Soldier"            "Harrisburg: 1968 Stackpole"            "8 3/4"" X 11 1/2"" - 287pp - very well illustrated - a near new copy of the first edition in fine DJ"            $40.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Steffen, Randy"            "The Horse Soldier    4 Vols."            "University of Oklahoma Press; Norman, O."            "9 1/2"" X 12 1/2"" - 814pp. - vol. I - 2nd ed., vol. II -  3rd ed., vol III - 1st ed.,vol. IV - 1st ed., all as new in like DJ's"            $275.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Steffen, Randy"            "United States Military Saddles 1812 - 1943"            "Norman; 1980 Univ. of Oklahoma Press"            "7 1/2"" X 10"" - 158pp. - mint new"            $45.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Todd, Frederick P."            "American Military Equipage  Vol. III"            "Providence; 1978 C.M.H."            "8 1/2"" X 11 1/2"" - great illustrations in color and black and white - the original edition - as new"            $20.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Dorsey, R. Stephen"            "American Military Belts and Related Equipments"            "Union City; 1984 Pioneer Press"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 129pp. - illustrated - mint new"            $20.00           


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Bukhari, Emir & McBride, Angus"            "Napoleon's Cavalry"            "San Rafael; 1979 Presidio Press"            "8 1/2"" X 11 1/2"" - 248pp. - wonderful illustrations - near new"            $25.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Martin, Paul"            "European Military Uniforms - A Short History"            "London;1967 Spring Books"            "9"" X 11 1/2"" - 128pp. plus plates - shelf wear to DJ, otherwise a near fine copy"            $18.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Wilkinson - Latham, Robert & Christopher"            "Cavalry Uniforms & Infantry Uniforms"            "New York; 1969 Macmillan"            "5"" X 7 1/2"" - 2 volumes - 215 & 199pp. - DJ's light faded, otherwise near fine"            $10.00


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Riling, Ray"            "Confederate States Army & Navy Uniform & Dress"            "Philadelphia; 1960 Ray Riling"            "8 1/2"" X 11 1/4"" - no. 32 of 50 copies, full leather bound, AEG, autographed by Riling and Harwell - a reprint of the 1861 Richmond edition, fully illustrated - in pristine new condition"            $130.00         


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Coates, Earl J. & Kochan, James L."            "Don Troiani's Soldiers in America 1754 - 1865"            "Harrisburg; 1998 Stackpole"            "9 1/2"" X 12 1/2"" - 242pp - well illustrated in color and black & white - autographed - stated first edition - near new in like DJ"            $45.00            


"Uniforms & Equipment"            "Phillips, William G. & Vervloet, John P."            "U.S. Single Action Cartridge Handgun Holsters 1870 - 1910"            "Ontario, Canada; 1987 Museum Restoration Service"            "7"" X 10"" - 52pp - very well illustrated - softbound - # 22 in the Historical Arms Series - new"            $9