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1 Bluett, Antony With Our Army in Palestine
London Andrew Melrose 1919 First Edition Original Cloth Good+ with no dust jacket 
Cloth covers rubbed and faded. Owner's notes on piece of paper 4" square glued to rear free endpaper. ; Xi, 288 pages + 11 illustrations on 9 leaves. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine and black lettering on front board. Dimensions: 7 3/4" by 5 1/4". On the title page the author is described as "Late of 'A' Battery, H.A.C., and Egyptian Camel Transport Corps". "This book is an attempt to give those interested some idea of the work and play and, occasionally, the sufferings of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force, from the time of its inception to the Armistice." - from the Foreword. In his foreword the author thanks Capt B. T. Hinchley, late of the Egyptian Camel Transport Corps, and L. Allard Stonard and R. Arrowsmith, both late of the "A" Battery, Honourable Artillery Company.Contents: Mersa Matruh and the Senussi; "Somewhere East of Suez..."; On 'Untin'- and some other matters; Kantara and the Railway; The Wire Road; "The Long, Long, Trail"; On the Fringe of the Holy Land; The First Battle of Gaza; The Retreat; The Second Attempt; Tel El Jemmi and the Camels; Cave Dwellers and Scorpions; In the Wadi; The Attack on Beerheba; Gaza at Last; The Road to Jerusalem; Ou l'on s'amuse; In the Jordan Valley; The Valley of Chaos; In Full Cry; Over the ladder of Tyre; Deserted Villages in Lebanon. ; 8vo 
Price: 144.45 NZD
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