Title The Guards Division in the Great War 1915 - 1918
Publisher John Murray, London 1924
Seller ID 5633
First editions. Volume I - xvii, , 322 pp.;,colour frontispiece, ten maps (nine folding); Volume II - xi, , 358 pp.; colour frontispiece, eight folding maps - lacks the map of the Western Front at the end of the book. Publisher's maroon cloth gilt with the Guards' 'eye' insignia to front panels; gilt spine-titles. No dust-wrappers. The boards have some scuffs and splashes, and are showing rubbing and bumping to extremities; there are splits in the cloth on the spine, which are also a little faded. Contents are clean and securely-bound, with some foxing to early and latter pages. A neatly inked-in previous owner's name adorns the half-title in Volume II. A decent, solid set, ideal for reference. Please note that the combined weight exceeds 2kg and additional shipping charges may be requested.