Some fading around the cover edges with color touch-up, spine faded, lower corners gently bumped, interior hinges reinforced with cloth tape, else a solid very good copy. Volume VII of the overall history of the West Surrey Regiment, a large oversize volume of over 300 pages covering the history of the battalions of the unit that variously fought in Gallipoli, Palestine, Mesopotamia & on The Western Front, including Loos, The Somme, Ypres & Cambrai, illustrated with 16 photo plates & 8 foldout maps (most in color), plus 2 very large color maps in pocket at rear. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: HISTORY OF THE QUEEN'S ROYAL REGIMENT, 1905 ...
Publisher: Gale & Polden
Publication Date: 1925
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Gale & Polden, Aldershot. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Undated. Probably 1920s 308 + xvi Pages + 15 black & white photos + frontis + 10 maps, (8 bound-in, 2 in special pocket at back). This chronicles the regiment battalion by battalion so covers various fronts, but is mainly concerned with the action in Flanders:- Loos, Somme, Ypres etc. Externally poor, blue cloth considerable colour loss particularly to the spine which is rubbed with two small tears (1.5cm) at top. Hinges partially open. All maps and illustrations present. Internally good except that one of the maps has a horizontal tear. Overall fair. Size: 20 x 25cm. Bookseller Inventory # 000940