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Image for The Journal of Private Fraser, 1914-1918: Canadian Expeditionary Force

The Journal of Private Fraser, 1914-1918: Canadian Expeditionary Force

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814A1374

ISBN: 0919203620

Condition: Good


0919203620 334 pages. Index. Maps. Black and white photographic plates. "... A rare gem. I have been actively hunting for this sort of record and have come to realize just how rare such accounts are. This one also touches all the points an historian would wish to mention, from the attitudes of officers to frustration with the Ross rifle. One can only wonder how the journal survived and how it was composed." - Professor Desmond Morton, from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Would be graded very good if not for the fact that some rain appears to have ... View more info

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Canada in Flanders - The Official Story of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, Volume II/2/Two [Only]

By: Beaverbrook, Lord [William Maxwell Aitken]

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton Limited: 1917

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 811H4141

Condition: Fair


xx, 258 pages. Includes maps and appendix. Chapters include: The Second Division; Patrols; Trench Raids; Formation of the Third Division; St. Eloi; The Battle of Sanctuary Wood; The Counter-Attack; The Fight for Hooge; The Final Victory; Canada in Flanders. Colour armorial bookplate upon front free endpaper. Average wear to dust jacket which is preseved in Brodart. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear to faded red cloth-covered boards. Binding tender but intact. A worthy vintage copy. COOKE [3E] p.157, ENSER p.86, View more info

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History of the Canadian Grenadier Guards 1760-1964

By: Duguid, Colonel A. Fortescue

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Montreal, Self-Published: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814A2158

Condition: Fair


520 pages. Dozens of fold-out maps. Black and white photos. "Tells faithfully of the splendid services which the men of the Regiment have rendered to Canada and to mankind over a period of two centuries. Their deeds of valour, their acts of devotion and sacrifice, their struggles for unity, are the firm foundation on which our country stands strong and free." - Frederick Ross Phelan, Major General (Retired). Chapters include: In Defense 1760-1814; Militiamen and Volunteers 1815-1860; Raids and Rebellions 1861-1898; South Africa and Reorganization 1989-1914; The Canadian Expedition... View more info

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[WWI] War Map Issued By The Family Herald & Weekly Star

By: G.W. Bacon & Co. Ltd.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, The Family Herald and Weekly Star: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228H3782

ISBN: B00JJZO4ZY

Condition: Good


B00JJZO4ZY This copy bearing the ink stamp of F.R. Swanton of Davis Point, Manitoba. Frederick Swanton served in the 200th (Winnipeg) Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) during WWI. Illustrated red card covers measure 8.25" x 5.5". Map folds out to 40" by 31". Undated but appears to be circa 1918. Issued as a supplement to Montreal publications The Family Herald and Weekly Star by permission G.W. Bacon & Co. Ltd., 127 Strand, London. Detailed black and white map of Europe presents the setting of World War I, presumably as a reference for Canadians following the ... View more info

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The Eighty-Fifth [85th] Canadian Infantry Battalion / Nova Scotia Highlanders in France and Flanders

By: Hayes, Lt. Col. Joseph; Currie, Sir Arthur W. [Foreword]; Ralston, Lieut-Col. J.L. [Introduction]

Price: $995.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Royal Print and Litho Limited: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3277

ISBN: B0046OL280

Condition: Good


B0046OL280 362 pages. Fold-out map inside back board indicates operations of the Battalion. Twenty-one black and white photographic plates (including one at page 56 not included in List of Illustrations). Lists of: Service Dates; Engagements of the Battalion; Wastage in France; Casualties; Honours and Awards. Also includes Nominal Roll of Officers, including name, address and record of service, and Nominal Roll Other Ranks, including number, name, address and record of service. "Being a history of the justly famous 85th Canadian Infantry Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders) in the vari... View more info

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Over the Top!: The Canadian Infantry in the First World War

By: Meek, John F.

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Orangeville, ON, Canada, Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries): 1971

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 811H3830

ISBN: B003XS5EJI

Condition: Very Good


B003XS5EJI Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. Hand-numbered copy #34 of 1,000. [8], 188 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "Illustrates the infantry badges of the Canadian Expeditionary Force of 1914-1919, backed by short sketches of the battalions they represented. Not only a unique reference work for the serious badge collector, but will also serve those who would begin a study of the Canadian Units that made the name of Canada second to none on the bloody battlefields of Flanders a half century ago." - John... View more info

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The War Illustrated Magazine, 30 January 1915 - The Modern Empire Rallies in the Shadow of the Ancient Sphinx

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0265

Condition: Good


Contents: Photo of a troop of British Lancers in Northern France; Triumph of the Aeroplane in the War - specially written for this publication by Claude Grahame-White and Harry Harper; The Coming of the Aerial "Baby-Killers" - photo of Zeppelin and four photos of damage they wrought; Futile Zeppelin Savagery on Norfolk Coast - eight photos; Effective Measures against Marauding Air-Hawks - five great photos of WWI anti-aircraft hardware and techniques; Egypt's Shpinx-like Calm at Turkish Threats - four photos; Our Photographer with the Canadians at Salisbury - five photos; Sons of the D... View more info

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Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1919

By: Nicholson, Colonel G.W.L.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H4226

Condition: Good


xiv, 621 pages. "Official history of the Canadian Army in the First World War." - subtitle. Fifty-five black and white sketches, forty-nine illustrations and fiften maps [all present], several of which fold out. Map endpapers. Moderate wear to publisher's red cloth adorned with gilt. Binding intact. Gift greetings upon verso of front free endpaper otherwise unmarked. Tissue frontispiece protector loose but present. Heavy wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy of this exceptional reference. COOKE [3e] p.200, View more info

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A city goes to war;: [history of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment (3 PPCLI)]

By: Stevens, G. R

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Brampton, ON, Canada, Charters Pub. Co.]: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H3912

ISBN: B0006C10ZQ

Condition: Fair


B0006C10ZQ Please note: moisture staining and gentle undulations to first hundred pages. All text legible. 431 pages. Includes WWI and WWII Rolls of Honour, Honours & Awards, index, fold-out maps, black and white photos. Gilt lettering and decoration upon red cloth. "It was my great honour and privilege to have the Loyal Edmonton Regiment as one of the infantry battalions under my command in the Sicilian and Italian campaigns in World War II. The achievements of this great Canadian infantry regiment were built by the blood, sweat and tears of its officers and men in battle. Those wh... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 49: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 24th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9884

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Major-General Sir C.F. Nevil Macready, Adjutant-General, British Expeditionary Force. The British Offensive and the second battle of Ypres. Centerfold shows (top half) Field Marshal Sir Evelyn Wood, V.C. inspecting the Inns of Court Officers' Training Corps. Canadian heroics (page 18). Photos and illustrations: the awful effect of a French mine explosion under a German trench; German shell burts near British transport wagon; Map of Ypres; Full-page portrait of Admiral Sir Henry Bradwardine Jackson, K.C.B.; and much more. Please note: does not include photogravure of Belg... View more info