Hardcover. 8vo. Blackwood. 1973. 327 pgs. 20 ills, color frontis. First Edition/Second Printing. DJ in VG shape with light rub to the glossiness of the DJ present. Some sunning to the top edge of the front panel of the DJ. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards clean with no wear present. From the inside flap: "An anthology of stories by those who served in or knew well the British Army's Mountain Gunners that served primarily in the North West Frontier of India for one hundred years until 1947. The book also describes service in Gallipoli in World War One and Burma in World War Two. " Bx-97; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Tales of the Mountain Gunners:
Title: Tales of the Mountain Gunners; An Anthology,...
Publication Date: 1973
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition; Second Printing.
Book Description William Blackwood, Edinburgh, 1973. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. DJ is covered in a clear protective wrapper. Very slightly sunned to spine. Contains black & white illustrations. 327 pages. Seller Ref: M6479. Seller Inventory # 004826
Book Description Blackwood and Sons,, Edinburgh, 1974. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Second Impression of the First Edition. Fine but for minor bumps to extremities, in a price-clipped jacket with insignificant traces of wear to extremities. Seller Inventory # 10646
Book Description William Blackwood & Sons Ltd, Edinburgh, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Later Printing. Book. Seller Inventory # 012367
Book Description William Blackwood, Edinburgh, 1974. Hard Cover. Second Impression. Very Good Copy in brown cloth on boards in Good unclipped D/J. Jacket spine is sunned. Small closed tear at top corner of upper cover. Free of inscriptions. Clean text with colour and b/w plates. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 018277
Book Description William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, 1973. Hardback. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Second Impression Amended. TALES OF THE MOUNTAIN GUNNERS Edited by C. H. T. MacFetridge & J. P. Warren. William Blackwood, Edinburgh. 1974 Second Impression with amendments. ISBN 0851581161 328pp Illustrated Hardback. SIGNED COPY. This copy is in fine condition bound in brown cloth covered boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. The unclipped dust wrapper has some minimal edge wear and is sunned to the spine but is still fine. This copy is from the library of Lt F. Le G Whitting whose father Brigadier E. Le G. Whitting who served with the 'Mountain Gunners of the Royal Artillery on the North West Frontier of India and in Tibet. The author / editor J. P. Warren has signed the f.e.p. thus " To a distinguished Mountain gunner family, the Whitting with best wishes Pat Warren (J. P. Warren)" Whilst not a regimental history this is an anthology of stories told by those who served in or knew well Mountain Artillery, one of the most unusual and colourful military units ever formed in the long history of the British Empire that was celebrated in Kipling's poem 'Screw Guns' Ref F1 Size: 328pp. Seller Inventory # 012708
Book Description Wiliam Blackwood, Edinburgh, 1973. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Hard Cover is slightly bumped on spine ends. DJ is good with minor tare to bottom & top edge corners and showing some minor shelf ware to edges. There is an Private Ex Libris plate stuck inside hard cover from Lieutenent General Sir James Baird KBE. The author has signed with my best wishes and dated 26 Nov 1973 on fep. Seller Ref: M3830. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 000245
Book Description WILLIAM BLACKWOOD and SONS, EDINBURGH, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: NEAR FINE. 1st Edition Second Impression Amended.. SOUGHT AFTER SECOND IMPRESSION A YEAR AFTER FIRST WITH PERTINENT AMENDMENTS. BOOK IN FINE CONDITION WITH ONLY A NAME: CAPT. N. BERNIE on ffep, o/w, NO MARKINGS. . FRONTIS IN VIVID COLOUR OF THE`` MOUNTAIN GUNNER`` and numerous other illustrations. 327 pages. D/J IN NEAR FINE CONDITION.`` SCREW GUNS IN ACTION`` DEDICATED TO `` THE BRITISH, INDIAN AND PAKISTANI SOLDIERS WHO SERVED AS COMRADES IN MOUNTAIN ARTILLERY NOT FORGETTING THE BATTERY PONY AND MULE. Scans on request. Thanks. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 007286