The British Dominions Year Book 1917

By: Salmon, Edward and Worsfold, James (edited by)

Price: £12.00

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Paper Covered Printed Boards with cloth spine. 384 pp. Boards 'dusty' and a little worn, spine faded/'sunned', with one small 'nick'just above the 'B' of British, edges . E/p's browning. Contents include the Calendar for the year 1917. List of branches. List of members of local boards. Lots of articles on contemporary 'happenings' including the Shackleton Expedition, the Suez Canal, etc, etc. First World War issue with quite a large proportion of the content devoted to various aspects of the War - Listing the VC's "awarded over the last 13 months" , 'Devices of War', "Enemy losses", "Women and their New Work", etc, etc. Black and white frontispiece of His Majesty George V. Colour illustrations and colour fold out maps. Internally VG, with page edges browning slightly but Overall very clean tight and bright. With many coloured plates of - Orders of Knighthood and Decorations of Honour; Regimental colours; House-Flags and Funnels of the world's chief steamship companies. The British war effort- army navy and airforce, as well as conditions at home.; 001916; 8vo Tall

Title: The British Dominions Year Book 1917

Author Name: Salmon, Edward and Worsfold, James (edited by)

Categories: Military/War Related, Year Bks/Almanacks,

Publisher: London, The British Dominions General Insurance Co Ltd: 1917

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001916

Keywords: British History Annual Early 20th Century George V War Naval War Commerce British Empire Berlin