Edmonds, Charles.


Peter Davis, 2nd imp., 1929. 224 pp., frontis., + 7 photo-plates + 2 maps + e.p., maps. Re-backed with black cloth spine, retaining original red cloth covers ; 21 x 14cm. Some marks mainly to rear cover ; corners rubbed ; Ex-RAF Cadet College lib., with stamps to prelims & e.p.'s ; smart bookplate of RAF Cranwell, Cadet College ; o/w V.G. This is a memoir of the Great War from the point of view of a romantic young man, with candid accounts of two particular battles ' on the Somme and in the Third Battle of Ypres, written shortly after they occurred, together with an essay on militarism. There are eight plates of official photographs plus two maps and endpaper maps.

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