Turner Donovan Military Books - The world’s finest selection of rare and out-of-print books on British military history from 1800 to 1945
  Stock last updated on 21 February 2017
 
   


British Army Manuals (ex 1914-18) Text Books and Handbooks (excluding 1914-1918)   52 Books
   1 2 3 4 5 6   
Canadian Army Training Pamphlet No.1. A General Instructional Background for the Young Soldier. 1942. Orig. buff printed wraps., 192pp., several col. plates, photos. & diagrams. Ottawa. 1942.  #41633
Inc. Drill, Weapons Training, Application of Fire, Gas, Organisation & Tactical Training, Field Engineering & Military Law. Somewhat serviceworn but VG with pencil ownership inscrip. to front of Pte. Black, E.J., W30219.   £10
Signal Training Volume III. Pamphlet No. 8. Description of & Instructions for Wireless Telegraph Set "C" Mk. I. 1925. (Reprinted with amendments (Nos. 1, 2 & 3), 1928. Orig. buff printed wraps., 51pp., 22 photos. & diagrams. Printed by Wyman & Sons for HMSO. 1928.  #51938
[HLMainPic] Containing General & Technical Descriptions of the Instrument, Working Instructions &c., with supporting photos. & diagrams. VG & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £35
Signal Training Volume III. Pamphlet No. 6. Description of & Instructions for Wireless Telegraph Set, 120-Watt, Mark I*. 1925. Orig. buff printed wraps., 49pp., 20 photos. & diagrams. Printed by Harrison & Sons for HMSO. 1925.  #51937
[HLMainPic] Containing General & Technical Descriptions of the Instrument, Working Instructions &c., with supporting photos. & diagrams. Rather stained, overall about VG & scarce. See illustration on our website.   £35
Manual of Military Hygiene. 1921. iv+225pp., num. fldg. diagrams. HMSO. 1921.  #55755
[HLMainPic] Sanitation in the Army; causues of disease; chief diseases of soldiers; lice; water & food, barrack & field sanitation, Army Medical Statistics. Appendices include interesting tables of British & foreign casualties in various wars from Crimea to China 1900 inc. various African & NWF campaigns. Orig. grey printed paper covd. boards with cloth backstrip, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25
Field Service Regulations. Volume I Organization & Administration 1930. Reprinted with Amendments (Nos. 1-11) 1939. xxii+436pp., 12mo. War Office. Dec. 1939.  #51479
[HLMainPic] Orig. red cloth, titled in black, VG with ownership inscrip. of the writer Alan Sillitoe. See illustration on our website.   £20
Manual of Military Law. War Office 1907. 1st Ed., xxxii+802pp. HMSO. 1907.  #48922
[HLMainPic] Valuable compendium inc. history of military law, crimes & scales of punishment, procedure, courts-martial &c. Orig. red cloth, gilt, sp. sunned o/w VG. See illustration on our website.   £20
An Abridgement of the Regulations for the Formation & Movements of the Cavalry (As Last Corrected by the Board) Adapted to the use of Yeomanry Corps, with Suggestions of Several Points of Discipline & Interior; & A Short Notice upon Patrols, Picquets, & Other Measures of Precaution in Times of Disturbance. Also the Forms of Yeomanry Returns; & An Abstract of the Regulations Issued by the Government Departments Connected with the Yeomanry. xii+167pp., num. diagrams of drill movements &c. Clowes. 1833.  #48501
[HLMainPic] Rare book of instruction for the Yeomanry. Orig. plum cloth, little worn, sound throughout, VG, with orig. leather lettering label to front. See illustration on our website.   £65
Field Exercise & Evolutions of Infantry. 1870. As Revised By Her Majesty's Command, xxxii+367pp., illus. HMSO. 1870.  #47570
[HLMainPic] Orig. red leather, gilt, VG but lacking brass catch. See illustration on our website.   £25
Field Exercise 1862. Pocket Edition. By Authority. xxii+538pp., illus. HMSO. 1862.  #47531
[HLMainPic] Orig. red leather, gilt, VG with brass catch. Nice example. See illustration on our website.   £35
Territorial Army Officers Conditions of Service 1933 [Bound with:] Supplementary Reserve of Officers Conditions of Service 1935. 24 & 20pp. Printed by Harrison & Sons for HMSO. 1933/1935.  #51961
[HLMainPic] Bound in later blue cloth, gilt to front, each part retaining orig. wraps. VG. See illustration on our website.   £25

   1 2 3 4 5 6   


 

 



Terms & Conditions  - Links  - Contact Us  - Newsletter
Turner Donovan Military Books, Flat 4, 22 Florence Road, Brighton BN1 6DJ