Here are a selection of reference books by Harvey J S Withers for those interested in collecting antique military swords
All books are lavishly illustrated in full colour and present a detailed history of the military sword and some also include a price guide for those interested in knowing what their swords are worth. Just click on the images for more information.
Harvey J S Withers – British Military Swords 1786-1912. The Regulation Patterns. An Illustrated Price Guide for Collectors, Harvey Withers Military Publishing, 2003.
Harvey J S Withers – World Swords, 1400-1945, An Illustrated Price Guide for Collectors, Studio Jupiter Military Publishing, 2006.
Harvey J S Withers – The Sword in Britain, Volume One 1600-1700, Harvey Withers Military Publishing, 2011.
Harvey J S Withers – The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Swords and Sabres, Lorenz Books, Studio Jupiter Military Publishing, 2008.
Harvey J S Withers – The Scottish Sword, 1600-1945, An Illustrated History, Paladin Press, 2009.
Harvey J S Withers – The Pictorial History of the Sword – Southwater Books, 2010
Harvey J S Withers & Dr Tobias Capwell – The Illustrated World Encyclopedia of Knives, Swords, Spears and Daggers – Lorenz Books, 2010