4to. (10.5 x 8 inches). pp.xi, 282, 12 ('There is given in the following pages information as to the places where the one thousand and thirty-one Etonians, whose deaths are attributable to enemy action, were killed of received a fatal wound'). Title page engraved by Emery Walker from a design by Grailey Hewitt. Publisher's quarter cloth over blue/grey paper-covered boards, with paper labels to spine and upper board. Boards marked and rubbed (matt paper used is very susceptible to marking). Top edge gilt, others uncut. Light tanning to free endpapers. In ink to front free endpaper, written boldly: 'Howard Bligh St George / from his wife / Xmas 1921' [and in pencil] pages 219 / & A.2'. (on page 219, printed in red: '1913 St. George, H.A. B., 2nd Lt. 1st Life Gds. France (k. 15.11.14). O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. Extra title paper labels inserted at gutter to rear of book. Loosely inserted, a form 'Eton War List' inviting corrections, and a slightly silvered b/w photograph of a half-length statue of a young child. A Very Good copy. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: List of Etonians Who Fought in the Great War...
Casa editrice: Privately Printed For Eton College By Philip Lee Warner Publisher To The Medici Society
Data di pubblicazione: 1921
Condizione libro: Very good
Edizione: First edition..
Descrizione libro 1st Edition, Privately Printed, Eton College, 1921, 1921. Loosely tipped-in is a twelve page "Information as to the Places where the one thousand and thirty-one Etonians, whose deaths are attributable to enemy action, were killed or received a fatal wound"; Printed "in the Riccardi Press Fount by Philip Lee Warner, publisher to the Medici Society"; Hardback: quarter beige linen on blue boards, paper lettering-pieces, top edge gilt, decorated title-page, text printed in red and black, amendment form loosely tipped-in, spare labels, quarto; Linen a little spotted, bruise to top edge of top board, a near fine copy of a well-produced book. Book. Codice libro della libreria 7265
Descrizione libro P.H.Lee Warne, London, 1921. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: Good. xi., 281pp., grey board, brown cloth spine, title labe on spine, worn and bumped around edges and corners, some discolouring to edges and covers, spine slightly faded, gilt top edge, uncut page edges, pencil name on f.f.e, ink signature on half title, accompanied by corrections leaflet and place of death leaflet, internally sound and clean. 10.5" x 8". Military History. Codice libro della libreria 005287
Descrizione libro Medici Society., London., 1921. Quarter Cloth. Condizione libro: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 281pp, 6pp correction list and 12pp place of fatality + spare labels Contents are clean and tight but cloth spine has severe damage to 4cms on front board/spine. 1.3kg Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Codice libro della libreria 003972
Descrizione libro Privately Published by the Medici Society for Eton College, Windsor. (1921)., 1921. The Final edition in VG+ condition, grey linen backed with grey paper covered boards with paper title labels to spine and front cover, very light rubbing, quarto, top edge gilt, other edges uncut, spare title labels bound in at rear, xii+282 pages. Printed on handmade paper in black with red rubrication of those that were killed during the war. Laid in is blank correction slip and 12 page supplement of the places where all 1,031 Etonians were killed. This is a wonderful example of fine printing by Philip Lee Warner of the Riccardi Press and Publisher to the Medici Society. Codice libro della libreria 8048
Descrizione libro Printed for Eton College by Philip Lee Warner., 1921. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. 1st Edition. xi + 281pp + 12pp supplement, loosely inserted + 'Eton War List, Corrections' form. A little browning to untrimmed fore edge. Near fine hardback in publishers original quarter buckrum with paper label to spine and spare labels tipped in at rear. Codice libro della libreria 10290
Descrizione libro [Privately Printed, Eton College, 1921. 4to., First and Sole ['Final'] Edition, on laid paper, with a decorative title, and text in red and black throughout, fore-edges browned as usual; boards, holland back, paper labels, gilt top, uncut, covers lightly age-marked else a very good, clean copy. With spare printed label and complete with the separately published 'Supplement' printed on laid paper in red and black. Title-page designed by Reynolds Stone. The work was privately printed in the Riccardi Press fount by Philip Lee Warner, publisher to the Medici Society. The work as whole lists over 5650 Etonians and Old Etonians who served, of whom over 1150 were killed. Appendixes cover those serving in the Red Cross and YMCA, members of staff of the college, and distribution statistics (with awards, ROH and names of those interned). No fewer than 13 Etonians and Old Etonians were awarded the Victoria Cross. Increasingly scarce, especially in this condition. Codice libro della libreria 21511