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H A Foley, SLI, books

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TomW

I am trying to get a copy of H A Foley's two books, Three Years on Active Service, and The Scrap Book of the 7th Somerset Light Infantry.

 

I have tried Bookfinder etc.  Does anyone have any suggestions?

 

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Black Maria

'Three years' is very rare , if you are wanting to buy a copy . I've only seen about three copies for sale in the last fifteen years . Tom Donovan had two copies

for sale about ten years ago ( I seem to remember they were the author's own copies ) and another came up for sale on e-bay about two years ago. Libraries

may hold copies (  IWM ? ) but otherwise you just have to keep looking at the usual sites like Amazon , Abe and e-bay and be lucky !

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barkalotloudly

both very scarce indeed very seldom seen 

 

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HQTANKS

Should you find a copy  of The Scrapbook of the 7th battalion check that the supplement by Brig Gen. Preston White entitled 'Cambrai' which came as a separate booklet with the main title is present. The 'Three Years on active service' book is in a curious Library style green binding I have seen several copies of this and all were bound the same .

Good Luck              

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BearRidge

Hi Guy"s  anyone out there got any info where I might get hold of a Copy Of [JUST LIKE HELL] our local lads at Gallipoli, by Fred Holcroft, I have tried Amazon ebay etc, to no avail, even the Lancs Museum at Preston, sadly no joy,  even the local archives have only one didgitilised copy available to view only at the library, any help would be appreciated Many Thanks in Advance Regards Bear.

 

 

 

 

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