Very Good in Poor jacket. Size: 10" Tall. Minor wear to jacket edges. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 34779.
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White plates, black and white maps and colour frontispiece.317 pages Australian winners of the Victoria Cross and George Cross up to the end of World War II.
Very Good. No Jacket. 191pp. (yellow spine) 1986. Second edition revised and condensed. 8vo. sized. A very good plus, clean, tight copy. A biography of the 96 Australian armed forces who won the Victoria Cross with photographic reproductions of each recipient. A lovely, very good plus, super clean, tight fresh copy. A light crease to the corner of the front endpaper. A lovely well preserved copy.
Fine in Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7æ"-9æ" tall. Hardcover, gray cloth lettered in gold, in non price-clipped dust-jacket. 317pp., Index. Illustrated with photographs, color frontispiece and pictorial endpapers. First edition. Brief biographies of the circumstances surronding the winning of the Victoria Cross and George Cross by members of the Austrailian armed forces from 1900 to 1960. Typed letter from old comrade in arms [from Australia] laid-in. Addressed to friend in USA and mentions Lord Montgomery to attend the next re-union of the 9th Division to be held in Sydney, October, 1968. No previous ownership marks. Dust-jacket in reinforced mylar covers. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Fine in a fine dust-jacket.
Near Very Good in Poor jacket. Large 8vo. xv, 317pp, coloured frontis and coloured plate of the Victoria Cross and the George Cross, b/w portraits of recipients, maps and sketch maps, appendices, index to Australian V.C. and G.C. winners, pictorial end-papers. Title page foxed. Decorative cloth boards, gilt, in worn dust-jacket which has two tears (one 6 cm, one 2 cm) from the upper edge and the loss of a triangular section from the lower edge of its front panel. The book contains accounts of the military careers of the Australian holders of the Victoria Cross and the George Cross and histories of the two decorations. The connecting narrative is a history of Australian participation in the South African War and the two World Wars, and points to the influence of those wars upon the Australian defence system.
Near Fine in Very Good+ jacket. Large 8vo in tan cloth with gilt decorations and lettering. Illtd with maps and b/w photographs. Accounts of the Australians awarded with the Victoria Cross and the George Cross between 1900 and 1960.
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition (1963). Book and unclipped dust jacket are in fine, As New, gift-giving condition, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. One small closed tear to jacket. Book discusses Australian participation in the South African War, World War I, and World War II. Map and photo illustrations. Large 8vo. 317 pp. including index. In protective Mylar.
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