HISTORY OF THE GREAT WAR. Based on Official Documents by direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Brigadier-General J. E. Edmonds, Captain G. C. Wynne, Compiler.

HISTORY OF THE GREAT WAR. Based on Official Documents by direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence.

MILITARY OPERATIONS: FRANCE AND BELGIUM, 1915. Maps and sketches compiled by Major A. F. Becke. Four volumes, including 2 map cases. Pp. xliv+434(last blank)+[2](advertisements)+lii+488+[4](advertisements), 61 full page maps (58 coloured), plus coloured endpaper maps and a further 24 loose coloured folding maps and one folding diagram printed in red & black (all with number tabs and housed within two separate map cases), Addenda & Corrigenda pages loosely inserted both volumes, appendices, indices; demy 8vo; red cloth, spines lettered and ruled in gilt, fore-corners of text volumes lightly bruised, the second map case a trifle faded and soiled, and lightly split at top edge; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown of Volume I, gift inscription on half-title page of Volumes I & II, with red ink note on copyright page of Volume II, stating volume is 'Amended in accordance with Addenda and Corrigenda to Vol. IV. 1915** - 29th Mar. '48'; hinge tender at title page of Volume II, a little light foxing and browning, each volume with numerous tipped-in slips of amendments, with notes in red ink; Macmillan and Co. Ltd., London, 1927-1928. First editions. *Volume I: Winter 1914-15: Battle of Neuve Chapelle; Battle of Ypres. Volume II: Battles of Aubers Ridge, Festubert, and Loos. From the library of Sydney bibliophile David Levine, with his bookplate on upper endpapers of text volumes. Item #156033

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