8vo. (8.75 x 6 inches). pp.xviii, 469. Colour frontis. Publisher's maroon gilt. Printed d/w, revised title (second and revised edition), darkened and rubbed to backstrip, just-nicked to corners, slightly furled to top edge where d/w has ridden up the book a little. Light browning to free endpapers. Owner's name in ink, and dealer's remarks and old price in pencil to front free endpaper. Spotting to prelims to circa p.6 and extrems p.465 onwards, with light scattered spotting. Sellotape to gutter at p.xiv, though the reason is unfathomable, as neither this page nor p.xv is loose (and are bound in as intended). O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. Revised edition with V.C. Awards up to December 1921 in Index. However, p.xvi has table named 'V.C. Awards from 1856 to 1928'. Errata slip fixed to gutter at Foreword. First edition published in 1916 and called The Book of the Victoria Cross. A Very Good copy in a like d/w. Uncommon in d/w. 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: The Victoria Cross, The Empire's Roll of ...
Casa editrice: Hutchinson No date (1928) (after 1921)
Data di pubblicazione: 1928
Condizione libro: Very good
Edizione: New Edition. Revised and Enlarged..
Descrizione libro Hutchinson and Co., U.K., 1916. Hardback. Condizione: Good. 469 pages. Ex Library hardback with red cloth boards and silver titles to spine in good condtition. Ex Libris Grimsby public library plate to inside of cover and usual library stamps to title page and last page. Grimsby Public Library stamped on bottom page edges. The complete record of the time arranged by Services, Corps and Regiments. Contains alphabetical index and chronological index. Codice articolo 002287
Descrizione libro Hutchinson, London. Second Edition. Nd. c. 1928? A very good copy in red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Spine a little faded. Bears the inscription of "Sergeant J. Ripley, VC. St. Andrews, Fife". (The writing is about as bad as mine but I think that is the name). Included also is a card dated Christmas 1928 which states "The Compiler and the two Scottish friends who have heped him have much pleasure in presenting you, as a holder of the VC., with a copy of "The Victoria Cross - The Empire's Roll of Honour". This is followed by the author's name and address. Pp.xviii,469. Errata slip. Includes VC's up to 1921 with the London Gazette account of the act which won the honour. Codice articolo 9278
Descrizione libro Hutchinson London c.1921, 1921. revised ed. orig. cloth Very Good 8vo. xviii + 469pp., col. frontis., indexes, Revised edition with VC Awards up to December 1921. Occasional foxing & front hinge tender o/w VG clean, tight copy. Codice articolo 53452
Descrizione libro Hutchinson London c. 1921, 1921. revised ed. dust jacket Very Good 8vo. xviii + 469pp., col. frontis., indexes, Revised edition with VC Awards up to December 1921. Some relevant annotations to text and newspaper cutting tipped-in. Codice articolo 28932