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Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 23: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 23rd, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 23: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 23rd, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9871

Condition: Good


Front cover portrait of Commander Charles R. Samson, of the Royal Flying Corps. The linked battles of Eastern France. The Course of events from the Marne to the Aisne. Centerfold artwork entitled "Contrasts in the Great War - The Awful Thunder of the Guns and the Beneficent work of the Army Medical Corps". Photos and Illustrations: The Aga Khan; Extensive plans for the comfort of the travelling Kaiser; British Armoured Car; The French '75' and its inventor Colonel Dupont; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 24: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 30th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 24: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 30th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9872

Condition: Good


Front cover portrait of Brigadier-General H.B. de Lisle, C.B., D.S.O., Commanding 2nd Brigade of Cavalry. How the British Army Crossed the Aisne. Photos and illustrations: Vandalism at Soissons; Diagrammatic view of the Aisne valley, showing how the German trenches were disposed; Human moles at Aisne; Positions of the rival armies during the closing days of September, 1914, looking northward from the city of Rheims; War life in a 3-tier deep sandpit behind the British lines in the Champagne country; 'Searchlight' fired from a gun - a parachute light-ball shell illuminates a night battle fiel... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 25: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  February 6th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 25: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) February 6th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9873

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Peter I., King of Serbia. Centerfold photo montage entitled "With the Men of the First Canadian Contingent on Salisbury Plain.' Contains best accounts of Battles of the Aisne. Battles and bombardments of the Aisne and Suippes. Photos and illustrations include: under and above ground along the Aisne; French Alpine Chasseurs; President Poincare's Bombarded Villa at Sampigny; Fugitives at Senlis Station; Desolation in Senlis; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. Worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 26: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  February 13th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 26: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) February 13th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9874

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Commodore Reginald Y. Tyrwhitt, C.B. The Railway Battles of Northern France. Centerfold illustration of 'Charge of the French Light Cavalry after the German artillery had been destroyed at Lassigny'. Photos and illustrations: The Town of Metz; Infantry advance near Arras; Sir William Robertson; Wrecked Hotel De Ville and belfry at Arras; Full-page photo of a hasty wayside breakfast with General Joffre at the front; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 27: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  February 20th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 27: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) February 20th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9875

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Vice-Admiral Sir George Patey, K.C.V.O., Commanding the Australian Squadron. Early gains and losses in the war by sea. Plot and counterplot among the arming neutrals. Centerfold entitled 'How the Germans were Cleared from a French Village with the aid of a '75' gun". Photos and illustrations include: German cruiser Emden's exploit at Madras; Sectional view of a German submarine / unterseeboote; British naval losses in the North Sea on September 22nd, 1914, when the Aboukir, Hogue, and Cressy were torpedoed by German submarines; Torpedo-boat harbours under const... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 35: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  April 17th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 35: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) April 17th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9876

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Lieutenant-General W.P. Pulteney, K.C.B., D.S.O. The clash of Slav and Prussian Brilliantly Described. Centerfold illustrates how "The Cossacks harried Hindenberg in his attempt to take Warsaw." Photos and illustrations include: Retreat of the Kaiser's Troops in East Prussia; Russian soldiers breaking ice on a Polish river; The German advance on Warsaw; The 'Lava' method of attack used by the Cossack army; and more. Front cover loose but present. Back cover missing. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 36: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  April 24th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 36: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) April 24th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9877

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of H.I.M. The Emperor Yoshihito of Japan. Japan's part in the Great War described and pictured. The Story of Tsingtau. Centerfold photo montage entitled "End of the 'German Gibraltar' in the Far East - the fall of Tsingtau. Germany's world-wide campaign of intrigue. Photos and Illustrations: Japanese seige guns; The Japanese in Tsinan-fu; Japanese Red Cross; The Japanese Expeditionary Force landing at Laichow; Full-page photo of the funeral of the Captain and Officers of the torpedoed Japanese Cruiser Takichiho; Japan's enthusiastic welcome home to General Kamio; ... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 39: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  May 15th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 39: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) May 15th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9878

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of General Sir Henry Macleod Leslie Rundle, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., G.C.V.O., D.S.O., R.A. Progress of the war in the air described and pictured. Centerfold illustration entitled "The first used of Zeppelin airships against British Men-of-War. Photos and illustrations: New Zealanders bridge-building in Egypt; Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry in Camp on Salisbury Plain; Commander Charles Rumney Samson; Photo of a French aeroplane pursuing a German airship; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear externally. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 40: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  May 22nd, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 40: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) May 22nd, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9879

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Lieutenant-General Edwin Alfred Hervey Alderson, C.B. The Russian Stand on the Five Rivers and the Battle of the Carpathians; Photos and illlustrations include: Germany's Christmas Day Air Raid on London; Bird's-eye view of Cuxhaven Harbour, at the mouth of the River Elbe; Full-page photographic portrait of Lieut.-General W.P. Pulteney, K.C.B., D.S.O., Commanding Third Army Corps; Austrian General Steger Steiner and staff in Galicia; 28-ton Austrian seige gun which fires a thousand pound projectile; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. Unma... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 44: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  June 19th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 44: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) June 19th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9880

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of General Sir Standish Monteith Hamilton, G.C.B., D.S.O. The Fight for the Dardanelles. Centerfold photos of the great attack on the Turkish defences of the Dardanelles/ Kum Kale Fort on fire. Photos and Illustrations include: Channel Islanders in wartime; Photo of shrapnel bursting over the Belgian trenches in Flanders; Australians on the Gallipoli Peninsula and ready to advance in the Dardanelles operations; The sinking of the H.M.S. Irrisistible; The last of the French Battleship Bouvet; Turkish torpedo attack on the British transport Manitou; and more. Covers secu... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 45: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  June 26th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 45: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) June 26th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9881

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Colonel H.H. The Maharaja of Bikaner. The fight for the Dardanelles. The Great Wave of Loyalty and Imperial enthusiasm in India. Centerfold devoted to photos of Indian leaders and soldiers at work. Photos and illustrations: French soldiers in camp at Seddul Bahr; British encampment near the western entrance of the Dardanelles; Landing operations in the Dardanelles; Indian troops disembark; Many Asian dignitaries; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 47: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  July 10th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 47: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 10th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9882

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of Lieutenant-Commander Norman D. Holbrook, V.C. The Development of Submarine Warfare. Przemysl and the battles of the Mountains and Rivers. Centerfold illustration of the Lusitania going down - Germany's 'Grand Coup' in crime. Photos and Illustrations: simulation of the hole blasted in the side of the Lusitania; Destruction of the Dresden off Juan Fernandez; The March of Millions - Russian troops on the way to Crakow; and more. Covers secured by tape. Above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 48: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  July 17th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 48: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 17th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9883

Condition: Fair


Przemysl and the Battles of the Mountains and Rivers. Przemyssl and the Advance of the Great German Phalanx. Photos and illustrations: last moments of the H.M.S. Majestic; A Trench in Flanders; Where the ground bristled with bayonets; the Fongorijski Regiment; Russian troops in full dress; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 49: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  July 24th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 49: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 24th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9884

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Major-General Sir C.F. Nevil Macready, Adjutant-General, British Expeditionary Force. The British Offensive and the second battle of Ypres. Centerfold shows (top half) Field Marshal Sir Evelyn Wood, V.C. inspecting the Inns of Court Officers' Training Corps. Canadian heroics (page 18). Photos and illustrations: the awful effect of a French mine explosion under a German trench; German shell burts near British transport wagon; Map of Ypres; Full-page portrait of Admiral Sir Henry Bradwardine Jackson, K.C.B.; and much more. Please note: does not include photogravure of Belg... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 50: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  July 31st, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 50: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 31st, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $139.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9885

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Lieutenant-General Sir Herbert C.O. Plumer, K.C.B. The fighting around the Persian Gulf. Centerfold shows two wide photos of first the British Cyclist Section, then the Regiment of chasseurs Alpins, marching past General Joffre and others. Botha's Victorious Campaign in German South-West Africa. Photos and illustrations: The first territorial V.C. - Second-Lieutenant Geoffrey Harold Woolley, of the Queen Victoria Rifles; Three Highlanders who defeated fifty Huns; Poison gas; Camera pictures of the campaign in the Persian Gulf; Full-page photo of General Joffre with Sir Jo... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 52: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  August 14th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 52: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 14th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9887

Condition: Fair


Front cover portrait of The King of Italy - Victor Emmanuel III. Italy and the War. Centerfold features illustrations of Italians in action. The Battles of Hooge, Rouges Bancs, and Festubert. Photos and Illustrations: life in the trench; full-page portrait of General Count Luigi Cadorna, Italian Commander-in-chief; Italy's famous soldier-mountaineers - the Alpini; photos from Italy; the 81st Italian Regiment; and more. Covers secured by tape. Faint ink stamp to front cover. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 53: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  August 21st, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 53: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 21st, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9888

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Her Majesty Queen Alexandra, President of the British Red Cross Society. The Marvelous work of the Red Cross. Italy's entry into the war. Centerfold presents four excellent photos from Braunkopf Hill, Alsace. Photos and Illustrations: the capture of Monte Nero; full-page portrait of Lieut.-General Sir Henry S. Rawlinson, K.C.B., commanding the Fourth Army Corps; many Red Cross photos; and more. Please note: does not include photogravure of Mr. Lloyd George. Covers secured by tape. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 54: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  August 28th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 54: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) August 28th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9889

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of General Sir Archibald Hunter, G.C.B., D.S.O.. German Life in the first year of the war. The work of the Red Cross. Photos and Illustrations: 5 photo one-page montage of 'how officer-prisoners fared at Friedberg; 4 photos of everyday life of British POWs in Germany; One-page portrait of General Sir Ian Hamilton, commanding the Expeditionary Forces in the Dardanelles; Centerfold presents two photos of French engineers convoying war horses across a French river; Germans hand over their valuable gold, etc.; collection of domestic copper; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. So... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 55: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  September 4th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 55: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) September 4th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9890

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of General de Castelnau. The Strategy of General Joffre and the war of attrition along the French Front. Photos and Illustrations: many from France; Full-page photo of a 'German trench shattered beyond recognition by a tornado of British shells'; Full-page photo of General Joffre wth General d'Urbal and General Foch; Four centerfold photos of General Joffre; and more. Covers secured by tape. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 58: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  September 25th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 58: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) September 25th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9891

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Lieut.- Colonel Lord Brooke, A.D.C. to Sir John French. Russia's unbroken retreat from Galicia. The fall of Lemberg. Photos and Illustrations: scenes from Galicia; Full-page portrait of Major-General Sir Sam Hughes, Canadian Minister of Militia; Centerfold features 4 photos of high-ranking Allied leaders in French trenches; images of Russian scorched earth policy in Galicia; and more. Covers secured by tape. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info