London: Eliot Stock, 1893. 2 volumes. xvi, 558; viii, 574 pages, plus 16pp of ads. Thick 8vo, original gilt-lettered brown cloth (spine ends neatly repaired; first several pages torn at top edge but otherwise an unread copy with unopened pages). London: Elliot Stock, 1893. First edition. A very good copy.
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Prague: P. Bohmans Erben, 1824. Slim oblong 4to, contemporary calf (leather is well-rubbed with neat repairs to spine; rear endpaper lacking and front flyleaf clipped; light marginal stains on some plates but very little foxing). Prag: P. Bohmans Erben, 1824 "The Essence of Roman War" with incredible vivid illustrations featuring battle scenes, troop formations, naval warfare, war elephants, gladiators, fortifications, weaponry, etc.
Tokyo: Togo Gensui, 1935. Foreword by Dr. Kazutoshi Uyeda. 18 full-page color plates, followed by 26 pages of black-and-white photographs. 358 pages. 4to, rebound in full black leather with gilt lettering, original covers bound in; very minor scuffing to covers. Tokyo: Togo Gensui, (1935). Revised and enlarged edition. A near fine copy.
Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1916. Over 100 black & white illustrations, 22pp. of text, first few pages heavily foxed, 8vo, rebound in dark green cloth with the original brown pictorial wrappers bound in (front wrapper loose). Paris: Berger-Levrault, 1916. First Edition. Very Good. Illustrations by Forain, Iribe, Morin, Poulbot, Roubille, Sem, Steinlin, Valloton and others. Ownership bookplate.
Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. against Ticonderoga and Crown Point. 1759. Folding map. xi, 220pp. 8vo, contemporary 3/4 brown morocco, spine ends lightly worn, edges of corners bumped and worn, some pages dampstained in margins. Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. First Edition One of 100 copies. Inscribed by Robert Townsend to his cousin. Townsend was a naval officer during the Mexican and Civil Wars. "He (Townsend) was the owner of the most valuable private library in Albany." Dictionary of American Biography XVIII, page 621. Howes W-544.
London: Privately Printed. Containing the Second Edition of A Poetical Sketch of the Campaign of 1793, revised and considerably enlarged...also a Similar Sketch of the Campaign of 1794; to which is added A Narrative of the Retreat of 1795... 2 volumes bound in one. Hand-colored frontispieces and 4 full-page black and white engravings. 8vo, marbled boards recently rebacked in period style with title in gilt on spine. London: printed for the author.--Published by Cadell, et al, no date, ca. 1795...
London: MacGowan, 1781. 2 Volumes. 33 engraved maps & plans (3 folding) & 28 engraved plates. Thick 4to, unpaginated, text in double columns. Full contemporary calf. Heraldic bookplate in each volume. London: MacGowan, 1781. Scarce. Well-worn and joints cracked but attractive and overall very good. The work contains numerous entries for North American battles of the Seven Years' War, American Revolutionary War, &c., including Annapolis Royal, Beauséjour, Brandy-Wine, Lake Champlain, Charlestown, Fort Frontenac, Louisbourg, Fort Necessity, Fort Niagara, Penobscot, Fort...