Details about BRITISH WAR MEDALS 1866 FIRST EDITION J.Harris-Gibso
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“Dirty,Sunned and Stained Covers,Title Page and First Pages are loose,Interior Age Wear”
07 Jul, 2014 12:55:40 BST
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Essex/Suffolk Border, United Kingdom
|Seller notes:||“Dirty,Sunned and Stained Covers,Title Page and First Pages are loose,Interior Age Wear”|
|Author:||J Harris Gordon||Date of Publication:||1850-1899|
|Format:||Hardback||Special Attributes:||1st Edition|
|Non-Fiction Subject:||War Medals||Place of Publication:||London|
** PLEASE BEAR IN MIND THE AGE OF THIS ITEM AND CONDITION WILL GENERALLY REFLECT THAT **
This listing is a small book in red covers titled in gold " BRITISH WAR MEDALS " . Measures just 7 " x 5 " with 86 pages by J.Harris Gordon and produced by Edward Stanford , 6 Charing Cross , London , S.W.
Its dated 1866 as a presumed FIRST EDITION because there are no other dates or revisions . Covers War Medals and Other Decorations Military and Naval . It gives the many victories to British arms since medals were first awarded with a list of battles , full descriptions , classificationand arrangement etc .
I can only find the modern reprint of this on the net for between £10 and £30 so how much a First Edition ?????
Condition.....covers,stained,sunned,marked and with wear at extremities.....title page and first pages are loose.....interior has age related wear from almost 150 years !!!!!!! ......
REFUND IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY WITH DESCRIPTION WHEN RECEIVED .
...............NOW THE BORING BITS..............
I have been collecting Railwayana and Transport related collectables along with Topography for almost 40 years and now is the time to whittle it all down . The only problem is I keep buying more !!!!!!!
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I will unless stated only supply to the UK .
Buyer to pay Post and Packing which I will get proof of posting and in the event of loss or damage will pass this on to the buyer . Once item is posted I cannot be held responsible for it. IF YOU WANT ITEM REGISTERED OR INSURED PLEASE REQUEST IT .
Happy Bidding out there and Thanks for showing interest .