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    Anon (several officers of the regiment).   HISTORY OF THE 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE) 1858-1928 £36.00    
         xx + 518pp. Index. Hardback facsimile reprint 22 maps. 66 b/w illustrations.   Fine apart from owner's small addres label   No date (recent) Reprint, Naval & Military Press in association with the Imperial War Museum
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    Anon (several officers of the regiment).   HISTORY OF THE 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE) 1928-1947. £165.00    
         xvii + 522pp. Index. 22 maps. 39 b/w illustrations. In the original green cloth.   A transparent laminate has been laid over the cloth. Owner's name and address label. Otherwise a very good copy.   1956 First edition, Gale & Polden, Aldershot.
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    Cross, J.P.   A FACE LIKE A CHICKEN'S BACKSIDE. £10.00    
      An Unconventional Soldier in South-East Asia, 1948-1971.   238pp. Index. Many b/w photographs. Gurkha officer's experience in Malaya, Vietnam and Borneo.   Fine in fine dw.   1989 Guild Publishing.
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    Cross, J.P.   THE RESTLESS QUEST. £23.00    
      Britain and Nepal on Collision Course and the Start of the Brirish-Gurkha Connection 1746-1815.   430pp. By former Gurkha officer is now a Nepali citizen. Presentation copy inscribed by the author.   Very good in fine dw. The boards are a little bowed.   2004 First edition, Koselee Prakashan, Kathmandu.
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    Davis, Patrick.   A CHILD AT ARMS. £21.00    
      Echoes of War.   264pp. 6 maps. In Burma with the 4/8th Gurkha Rifles. A much-praised memoir.   Fine in chipped dw.   1970 First edition, Hutchinson.
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    Gould, Tony.   IMPERIAL WARRIORS. £12.00    
      Britain and the Gurkhas.   480pp. Index. 4 maps. 37 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 Second impression, Granta.
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    Gould, Tony.   IMPERIAL WARRIORS. £16.00    
      Britain and the Gurkhas.   480pp. Index. 4 maps. 37 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw.   1999 First edition, Granta.
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    KAAA.   KADOORIE AGRICULTURAL AID ASSOCIATION, 1951-79. £10.00    
         98pp. 4to. Colour illustration. Hong Kong project for training Gurkha soldiers in agriculture prior to return to Nepal. Ex-public school library copy with minimal markings. No title page but nothing seems to be removed.   Very good.   1979 Eurasia Publishing Corporation, Hong Kong.
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    Mains, Lt.Col.A.A.   SOLDIER WITH RAILWAYS. £5.00    
         173pp. Gurkha officer's travels and involvement with railways in India, Iraq, Syria and Burma from 1934-1953. Railways in war and peace.   Fine in fine dw.   1994 First edition, Picton.
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    Maxwell, Robert (edits).   JIMMIE STEWART - FRONTIERSMAN £12.00    
      The Edited Memoirs of Major General Sir J.M. Stewart, KCB CMG.   113pp. Index. 15 maps. 19 b/w photographs. Military service from 1883 on the Frontier and then with the Gurkhas in Burma and Tibet.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   1992 First edition, Pentland Press.
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    McAlister, Major General R.W.L.   BUGLE AND KUKRI. £35.00    
      The Story of The 10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles. Volume Two.   506pp + index. 23 maps. Covers events from 1948-1975   Fine in near-fine dustwrapper.   1985 Second printing, The Regimental Trust
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    Messenger, Charles.   THE STEADFAST GURKHA. £12.00    
      Historical Record of 6th Queen Elizabeth's Own Gurkha Rifles. Vol 3 1948-1982.   147pp. Index. Endpaper maps of Nepal. 19 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dustwrapper   1985 First edition, Leo Cooper.
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    Morris, John.   A WINTER IN NEPAL. £10.00    
         232pp. Index. 46 photographs. Bibliography. Travel and Gurkha life in 1960 by pre-war Everester.   Very good.   1963 Second impression, Hart-Davis.
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    Morris, John.   HIRED TO KILL. £14.00    
      Some Chapters of Autobiography.   272pp. Index. Stories of 1924 Everest expedition and Frontier service with the Gurkhas.   Very good in very good dustwrapper. Spotting to edges.   1960 First edition, Hart-Davis.
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    Mullaly, Colonel B.R.   BUGLE AND KUKRI. £250.00    
      The Story of The 10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles.   492pp. Index. 43 b/w photographs. 21 maps. On the front endpaer is a small typed label recording the award of the Victoria Cross to L/C Rambahadur Limbu in 1966. This copy is signed by him on the half title and dated 1978. This was the only VC awarded to the regiment. Related information is loosely inserted.   Fine in fine dustwrapper. A superb association copy.   1957 First edition, William Blackwood and Son's.
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    Neild, Eric.   WITH PEGASUS IN INDIA. £31.00    
      The Story of the 153 Gurkha Parachute Battalion.   111pp. 4to. 6 maps. Service in India and Burma.   Very good indeed. Small ownership labels.   1990 The Battery Press, Nashville, Tennessee.
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    Niven, Colonel Bruce.   THE MOUNTAIN KINGDOM. £13.00    
      Volume 2 The Gurkhas and their Homeland.   110pp. 4to. Colour photographs with brief texts.   Fine in fine dw.   2001 First edition, Niven.
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    Northey, W.Brook and Morris, C.J.   THE GURKHAS. £49.00    
      Their Manners, Customs and Country.   282pp. Index. 69 photographs. Folding map.   Very good. A nice, clean copy.   1928 First edition, John Lane.
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    Northey, W.Brook and Morris, C.J.   THE GURKHAS. £58.00    
      Their Manners, Customs and Country.   282pp. Index. 69 photographs. Folding map.   Very good in worn dw. Owner's name.   1928 First edition, John Lane.
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    Parker, John.   THE GURKHAS. £12.00    
      The Inside Story of the World's Most Feared Soldiers.   276pp. Index. 38 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw   1999 First edition, Headline.
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    Parker, John.   THE GURKHAS. £10.00    
      The Inside Story of the World's Most Feared Soldiers.   276pp. Index. 38 b/w photographs.   Fine in fine dw   2005 Reprint, Bounty Books.
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    Pearson, Brigadier P.T.C.   BUGLE AND KUKRI. £45.00    
      The Story of The 10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles. Volume Three   386pp. Index. 58 b/w photographs. Endpaper maps. 13 appendices. Covers the period from 1975-1994.   Fine in fine dustwrapper.   2000 First edition, The Regimental Trust
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    Pemble, John.   BRITAIN'S GURKHA WAR. £10.00    
      The Invasion of Nepal, 1814-16.   389pp. Index.13 b/w illustrations. 5 maps.   Fine in fine dw.   2008 Frontline Books.
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    Portland (R.W.Morland-Hughes).   MY DEAR WALTER. £10.00    
      Observations of a Gurkha Officer 1937-43.   60pp. Humorous letters and drawings in colour facsimile.   Fine in near fine dw.   1987 First edition, Quiller Press.
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    Shipp, John.   MEMOIRS OF THE EXTRAORDINARY MILITARY CAREER OF JOHN SHIPP, £26.00    
      Late a Lieutenant in His Majesty's 87th Regiment.   386pp . Engraved frontispiece, 8 illustrations and a map. Introduction by H.Manners Chichester. Account of his service in the Maharatta and Gurkha wars. In the original red cloth.   An outstanding copy, Without fading or inscriptions.   1894 Second edition, Fisher Unwin.
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    Smith, E.D.   JOHNNY GURKHA. £10.00    
      Friends in the Hills.   176pp. 25 b/w photographs. A history. The author served for 36 years with the Gurkhas ultimately commanding a regiment.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First edition, Leo Cooper.
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    Smith, E.D.   WARS BRING SCARS. £10.00    
      Friends in the Hills.   144pp. Index. Card covers. 20 b/w photographs and 2 maps. Gurkha service in Greece, India, Malaya and Borneo 1945-64. The author served for 36 years with the Gurkhas ultimately commanding a regiment.   Fine.   1993 First edition, R.J.Leach, Aylesford.
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    Stevenson-Hamilton, V.E.O.   YES, YOUR EXCELLENCY. £10.00    
         229pp. 16 photographs. Lively memoirs of Gurkha officer, ADC to the Governor of the Punjab from 1935-1937 and eye-witness to partition.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First edition, Harmsworth.
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    Tucci, Sandro.   GURKHAS. £10.00    
         160pp. 4to. Superb colour photographs. Brief text.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 First edition, Hamish Hamilton.
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    Tucci, Sandro.   GURKHAS. £5.00    
         160pp. 4to. Superb colour photographs. Brief text. Bookclub edition identical to original.   Fine in fine dw.   1985 Guild Publishing.
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    Tuker, Lieutenant-General Sir Francis.   GORKHA. £13.00    
      The Story of the Gurkhas of Nepal.   319pp. Index. 31 b/w photographs and a folding map.   Very good. Spine a little cocked.   1957 First edition, Constable.
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    Tuker, Lieutenant-General Sir Francis.   GORKHA. £32.00    
      The Story of the Gurkhas of Nepal.   319pp. Index. 31 b/w photographs and a folding map.   Near-fine in like dw. An outstanding copy.   1957 First edition, Constable.
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