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Kenneth Edwards/ Koenig Paul/ F. S. Brereton/ Percy F Westerman - Britain at War/ Voyage of the Deutschland/ Under Foch’s Command/ Thick of fray at Zeebrugge - 1916/1946

Kenneth Edwards/ Koenig Paul/ F. S. Brereton/ Percy F Westerman - Britain at War/ Voyage of the Deutschland/ Under Foch’s Command/ Thick of fray at Zeebrugge - 1916/1946

1.
Britain at War: The Royal Navy and Allies: From July 1943 to September 1944
Commander Kenneth Edwards
Published by Hutchinson, London, England, 1946

First Edition, in decorated navy boards. Handsome and bright gilt insignia and picture of ships in gilt on front board. With 438 illustrations, A complete record in text and pictures. 312 pages, 25 x 19 cm.

2.
Voyage of the Deutschland: The First Merchant Submarine
Koenig [Konig], Capt. Paul
Published by New York; Hearst's International Library, 1916

First US Edition. near very good copy in the original decorated, pictorial cloth. Remains particularly well-preserved overall, bright and clean. Library bookplate, Cardiff City. 247 pages, 19 x 13 cm.

3.
Under Foch’s Command, subtitled “A Tale of the Americans in France"
Captain F. S. Brereton
Published by Blackie and Son Limited, London and Glasgow, 1918

First Edition. Marshal Ferdinand Foch (1851–1929) was a French general and Marshal of France during the First World War. In 1918 Foch became the Allied Commander-in-Chief in 1918 and successfully coordinated the French, British, American, and Italian efforts into a coherent whole, deftly handling his strategic reserves. 287 pages, 19 x 13 cm.

4.
The thick of the fray at Zeebrugge
Percy F Westerman
Published by Blackie and Son Limited, London and Glasgow, 1919

First edition. Brown, yellow, white and black pictorial illustrated covers. Colour frontispiece and 4 other illustrations by W. Edward Wigfull.
In very good condition showing some minor shelf wear. Prize plate to the front, some pencil notes on ffep. 256 pages, 19 x 13 cm.

Object Book
Number of Books 4
Subject Illustrated, War history
Author/ Illustrator Kenneth Edwards/ Koenig Paul/ F. S. Brereton/ Percy F Westerman
Book Title Britain at War/ Voyage of the Deutschland/ Under Foch’s Command/ Thick of fray at Zeebrugge
Condition Very good
Publication year oldest item 1916
Publication year youngest item 1946
Edition 1st Edition
Language English
Original language Yes
Binding/ Material Hardback
Number of pages 1111
Dimensions 19×13 cm
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