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Renaissance Books
PO Box 335
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

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Name: Renaissance Books
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Renaissance Books
PO Box 335
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

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1 Foreword by Captain A. J. Dawson A "Temporary Gentleman" in France: Home Letters from an Officer in the New Army
London Cassell and Company 1916 First Edition Disbound Poor with no dust jacket 
188 pages of 190. Final text leaf missing. Original wrappers missing. Rough homemade card wrappers. Fairly heavy foxing to first couple and last couple of leafs. Some browning to pages throughout. NB: Final text leaf missing. A rough copy, lacking the final leaf of the conclusion. Contents: The First Letter; The First March; The Tale of a Tub; The Trenches at Last; A Dissertation on Mud; Taking Over on a Quiet Night; "What It's Like"; The Dug-Out; A Bombing Show; Over the Parapet; The Night Patrol; In Billets; Bombardment; The Day's Work; Tommy Dodd and Trench Routine; Stalking Snipers; An Artful Stunt; The Spirit of the Men; An Unhealthy Bit of Line; They Say-; The New Front Line; A Great Night's Work; The Coming Push; Front Line to Hospital; The Push and After; Blighty; In Conclusion. ; 12mo 
Price: 32.50 NZD
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2 Dawson, A. J. (Captain) Somme Battle Stories
London Published for "the Bystander" By Hodder and Stoughton 1916 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by Bairnsfather, Bruce (Captain) 
Owner's signature. Frontipiece partly detached. Spine faded. 1/4" knock at head of rear board. ; vii, [1], 239, [1] pages + 6 b&w plates. Red cloth covers with black titles on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 180mm x 115mm. Military history, World War One. Contents: "What It's Like" in the Push; The Spirit of the British Soldier; The Moral of the Boche; An Irish Office Describes the Indescribable; Close Quarters; The Devil's Wood; The Cockney Fighter; "We Don't Count Wounds in My Regiment"; A Reverend Corporal; Brothers of the Parsonage; The Australian as a Fighter; News for the O.C. Company at Home; "Stickfast" and His Officer; A Cool Canadian; The Hospital Mail-Bags; The Difference; What Every M.O. Knows; The South Africa; "It's A Great Do"; On the Way to London. ; 12mo 
Price: 16.90 NZD
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