Book Description

The Grenadier Guards in the War of 1939-1945 - Volume One: The Campaigns in North-West Europe & Volume Two: The Mediterranean Campaign by Patrick Forbes and Nigel Nicolson (Gale & Polden Limited, 1st edition 1949). A comprehensive regimental history. Hardback – publisher’s cloth with titles and decoration in gilt, in dustwrappers. pp. xvi, [1]-256, xix (index); xi, [257]-582, xix (index); plus b/w plates and fold-out maps. 10 x 6.5 in. approx. (250mm x 162mm). Dustwrappers worn and marked, with some loss to volume one at head of spine and upper front corner. Cloth covers slightly spotted; endpapers foxed; heavy foxing/spotting to page edges; occasional foxing to pages throughout otherwise clean. Nonetheless, showing wear commensurate with age and poor storage but otherwise in reasonably nice condition.
Author Patrick Forbes and Nigel Nicolson
Date 1949
Publisher Gale & Polden Limited

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