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The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration), "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al
1 "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)
London George Newnes, Ltd. 1919 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Tennant, Dudley; Reynolds, Warwick; Evison, G. 
Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa - part 2 - tales from the log book of an R.A.F. officer during the campaign in German East Africa - article with interesting photos; Torn by Starving Jackals in Macedonia - Private James McDade of the 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers recounts his experience - with photo of McDade; Death-Struggle with An Alligator - what happened to Van Campen Heilner when he was photographing an alligator in a Florida swamp - photo-illustrated article; The Thrills of Parachuting - early and marvelously photo-illustrated article on this topic; Photo of tourist party in Solomon's Quarry, the world's most ancient quarry; My South African Adventures - part 1 of Jack West's incredible recollections, including photo of him aged 17; Ship Built By One Man - Liberian missionary, the Rev. James E. Lewis - photo-illustrated article of him, his wife and "The Coloured Missionary Yacht"; John A. Jordan and his African Leopard-Hunting Adventures; Our Trip to Catch Murderers - the rough and ready methods of achieving justice in Bolivia; An Exciting Night Drive - 35 miles in a South African Cape Cart; Relief Workers' Adventures - part 2 of this superb photo-illustrated article on thrilling experiences among the War Victims of Armenia, Syria and Persia; With a Caravan in Corsica - photo illustrated article which relates the primitive life of the people; A Mountain of Gold - photo-illustrated article about the discovery made by the Fisk Expedition - Captain James L. Fisk and Dr. William Denton Dibb; In the Wilds of Siberia - part 2 - fascinating article with great photos document the explorations of Harry Somerset-Lister; The Adventures of a Newspaper-Man - part 4 - Exploring New York - article with nice photos and fascinating observations of the people; A Butterfly Farm in France - French Entomologist M. Andre's farm near Macon - article with photos; Fascinating photo of flume in British Columbia, by which logs are carried to the sawmills; Photo of amber mine on the coast of Samland in the eastern Prussian peninsula. Somewhat above-average external wear. Openings and loss at each end of backstrip. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy of this marvelous issue. 
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The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, April 1935, No. 445, Vol. 75, "Zero"; Poole, Molly; Garnett, Colonel B.G.F.; Leey, Peter; "Rough-Rider"; Patterson, Ewen K.; Ommanney, O.G.; Robson, H.W.; Knox, J.E.; Haines, W.; Blyth, Captain A. Liston; Marsh, Mictor; "The Captain"; Melville, Fred J.
2 "Zero"; Poole, Molly; Garnett, Colonel B.G.F.; Leey, Peter; "Rough-Rider"; Patterson, Ewen K.; Ommanney, O.G.; Robson, H.W.; Knox, J.E.; Haines, W.; Blyth, Captain A. Liston; Marsh, Mictor; "The Captain"; Melville, Fred J. The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, April 1935, No. 445, Vol. 75
London George Newnes 1935 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stott, W.R.S.; Nicolle; Golden, Grace; Soper, George; Cuneo, T.; Osmond, Edward; Holloway, Cyril; Nicolson, W.C.; Wigfull, W.E.; Tresilian, S. 
Pages 1-84, plus 32 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Contents include: Through the Shan States - part 2; The King's Ju-Ju; Phases of Life - Fire-Walking in Java, Gomez the Killer, The Queensland "Mounted"; A "Side-Show" in Borneo; The Queer Side of Things - What the Palmist Foretold; Our Japanese Burglar; The Pickle-Bottle; A Papuan Interlude; Seven Days' Bad Luck; Man and His Needs; Stamps of the World. Bits of clear tape at each end of spine. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this vintage issue. 
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The Wide World  - The Magazine For Everybody, August 1919, No. 256, Vol. XLIII - The Theft of the Zuni God / Flying in Central Africa / Our LIfe at Holzminden, 'Woodpecker'; Rose, Frank; Heald, T.; Webster, F.; Martyn, F.; randall, S.; Somerset-Lister, H.; Thomason, H.; Evans, E.; Et al
3 'Woodpecker'; Rose, Frank; Heald, T.; Webster, F.; Martyn, F.; randall, S.; Somerset-Lister, H.; Thomason, H.; Evans, E.; Et al The Wide World - The Magazine For Everybody, August 1919, No. 256, Vol. XLIII - The Theft of the Zuni God / Flying in Central Africa / Our LIfe at Holzminden
New York The International News Company 1919 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Tennant, Dudley; Whale, Lieut. J. 
Pages 266-352 pages plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa (part I) - adventures from the flying log-book of an R.A.F. officer during ther campaign in German East Africa; My Adventures in Bolivia - Frank Rose was arrested as a dangerous revolutionary but managed to escape; Relief Worker's Adventures (part I) - thrilling adventures among the war victims of Armenia, Syria, and Persia, with photos; Hunting Big Game by Motor-Car - Captain F.A.M. Webster describes how he does it, with photos; The Adventures of a Newspaper-man (part III) - Frederic Martyn's adventures - with photos; Pukalofa's Tragic Revenge - Captain Samuel Randall recounts the brutal behavior of a whaling captain towards his crew in 1868, and what followed; In the Wilds of Siberia (Part I) - great photo-illustrated article by Harry Somerset-Lister describes his adventures; The Theft of the Zuni God - in New Mexico three U.S. Cavalry troopers stole the idols of the Indians, thus incurring their wrath; "The Surf Deer" - Reminiscences of the Dover Destroyer Patrol by Captain E.R.G.R. Evans, the Commander of the destroyer Viking; Shooting Elephants in the Middle of a Battle - what happened during the German East African Campaign; Hunting an Elephant During War - another thrilling incident of an elephant hunt during stern fighting in German East Africa, related by a Rhodesian soldier; Our Life at Holzminden - Lieut. J. Whale describes his life in this German POW camp in Brunswick, and provides his own illustrations; The Making of a Mandarin - photo-illustrated explanation of the curious and picturesque examinations which are held every three years in China and Indo-China for the coveted diploma of Chu-Jen, which entitles the holder to call himself a full-fledged Mandarin; Smugglers' Strategy Unveiled - photo-illustrated article explaining the many ingenious methods used by German and Swiss smugglers to get food and other things into enemy territory; The Tragedy of the Sling-Chain - Miner Bill Burton is killed in Australia; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A quality copy of this great vintage issue. 
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Current Affairs, Number 47: Balkan Background, July 17th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs
4 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs Current Affairs, Number 47: Balkan Background, July 17th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
16 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, July, 1943. Contents: Talking points; Peoples of the peninsula; Land and plan; Centrefold map; The Eastern Question; The Question reopened; Nazi catspaws and victims; "Victors in Chains" - sabotage, ambush, train-wrecking. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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WAR: Dieppe Summary, No. 28, October (Oct.) 3rd, 1942, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs
5 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs WAR: Dieppe Summary, No. 28, October (Oct.) 3rd, 1942
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1942 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Shadlock, Frank 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada October, 1942. Contents: Reconnaissance in Force - The Dieppe Story Written in Outline - with two maps; Personal History - The Dieppe story as it was lived by the men who fought there - personal observations of nineteen participants in the raid. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. 
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WAR: Guadalcanal Battle Report.  No. 41, April (Apr.) 3rd, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs
6 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs WAR: Guadalcanal Battle Report. No. 41, April (Apr.) 3rd, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada April, 1943. Contents: "Be Mean and Kill'em" - Guadalcanal Battle Report - with map and 3 illustrations; Chaplain's Quiz. Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. 
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WAR: The Records Office.  No. 49.  July 24th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs
7 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs WAR: The Records Office. No. 49. July 24th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada June, 1943. Contents: The Job of the Records Office; Thee Four Divisions of the Record Office; The Horse's Mouth (cont'd) - the second of two articles compiled by questioning a number of officers and men evaculated as casualties from North Africa about how their training could have been better. Back page advice for how to avoid harming agricultural production in this time when the most important munition is food. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 39: Spain, March (Mar.) 13th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs;
8 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Current Affairs, Number 39: Spain, March (Mar.) 13th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, March, 1943. Contents: Spain's geography, farming, mining and industry, population, problems amongst her nationalities, the Spanish Civil War, organisation of the Falangist state, armed forces, religion, and education. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 52: Transatlantic Soundings, September (Sept.) 25th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Agar, Herbert
9 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Agar, Herbert Current Affairs, Number 52: Transatlantic Soundings, September (Sept.) 25th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
16 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, October, 1943. Contents:Talking of Americans; America Thinks Again; Is America United?; The American Way in Wartime; The Question We're Always Asking; How Can We Reach Each Other?; Index to issues 27-52 of this publication. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 41: Germany's New Order, April (Apr.) 10th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Aris, Dr. R.
10 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Aris, Dr. R. Current Affairs, Number 41: Germany's New Order, April (Apr.) 10th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, May, 1943. Contents: This bulletin tells the story of how the Continent has been mobilised and provides an account of Germany's design for Europe; The release of the Big Lie; Promises Cost Nothing; Idealists and Traitors; The New Order; Sack of a Continent; The Theory Behind It All. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 38: The Middle East and Turkey, February (Feb.) 27th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Baxter, Professor J.H.
11 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Baxter, Professor J.H. Current Affairs, Number 38: The Middle East and Turkey, February (Feb.) 27th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Pares, Bip (Map) 
12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, April, 1943. Contents: The Middle East and Turkey; Centrefold map of the Middle East. Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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WAR: Friends in Need - The Finns, Rumanians, Hungarians, Bulgarians. No. 43.  May 1st, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard
12 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard WAR: Friends in Need - The Finns, Rumanians, Hungarians, Bulgarians. No. 43. May 1st, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Pares, Bip (Map) 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada May, 1943. Contents: Friends in Need - The Finns, Rumanians, Hungarians, Bulgarians - article with map of Finland and two-page map of the 1939 and 1943 frontiers in the satellite states of Hungary, Rumania, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Croation and Albania; Coastal Command Quiz; Go Anywhere, Do Anything - Field Security Personnel. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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WAR: Survey of the Japanese Army, No. 37, February (Feb.)  6th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard
13 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard WAR: Survey of the Japanese Army, No. 37, February (Feb.) 6th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Pares, Bip (Map) 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada March, 1943. Contents: Little Men, What Now? - Survey of the Japanese Army including two-page map of Japan's Asiatic Empire - where they were and where they are; The Role of the R.A.F. Regiment - They Guard the Airfields; Boot Quiz. Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. 
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WAR: The Trouble with Italians, No. 35, January (Jan) 9th 1943 - The Trouble with Italians, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard; De Polnay, Pte. Peter
14 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Bennett, Lieut. Richard; De Polnay, Pte. Peter WAR: The Trouble with Italians, No. 35, January (Jan) 9th 1943 - The Trouble with Italians
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada January, 1943. Contents: The Trouble with Italians - summary and estimate of the Italian Army with map showing where Italian troops were as of June 1940, and another map showing same as of January 1943; The First Time They Saw Paris - Peter de Polnay of the Pioneer Corps relates his experiences of witnessing German troops enter Paris; Dental Quiz and Answers. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 53: Scotland.  October (Oct.) 9th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Blake, George
15 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Blake, George Current Affairs, Number 53: Scotland. October (Oct.) 9th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
16 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, October, 1943. Contents: Why learn about Scotland?; Scottish Quiz; "Here's Tae Us! - What's Like Us?"; Information about Scotland; The Scottish set-up today; The Scottish Achievement; Scotland and the Future. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 32: North Africa/America's Colour Problem.  December (Dec.) 5th, 1942, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton
16 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton Current Affairs, Number 32: North Africa/America's Colour Problem. December (Dec.) 5th, 1942
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1942 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, December, 1942. Contents: North Africa - article with one-page map of Tunis and vicinity; The Color (Colour) Problem as the American Sees it (Black/White Racial issues); Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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Current Affairs, Number 36: North African Resources. January (Jan.) 30th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton
17 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton Current Affairs, Number 36: North African Resources. January (Jan.) 30th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, April, 1943. Contents: North Africa - its position, products and people; North Africa's Economic Role. Top-half of centerfold is map of North Africa. Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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WAR: This is the Red Army, No. 38, February (Feb.)  20th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brooke, General Sir Alan
18 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brooke, General Sir Alan WAR: This is the Red Army, No. 38, February (Feb.) 20th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada March, 1943. Contents: A Message to the Red Army from General Sir Alan Brooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff; This is the Red Army - A Survey, and an Appreciation; Centerfold map entitled Russia's Offensive indicates the limit of Germany's advance in 1942 and the approximate location of the German line Feb. 9, 1943; Home Guard Quiz. Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. 
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WAR: And What Did They See?, No. 36, January (Jan) 23rd, 1943 - Maritime Artillery, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Cotterell, Captain Anthony
19 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Cotterell, Captain Anthony WAR: And What Did They See?, No. 36, January (Jan) 23rd, 1943 - Maritime Artillery
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada February, 1943. Contents: The part played by Maritime Artillery; Routine convoys in a destroyer and in a collier - with diagrams; Prisoners Quiz (with answers). Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. 
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WAR: Casualty Report - Survey Compiled with the Help of the R.A.M.C.. No. 44.  May 15th, 1943, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Cotterell, Captain Anthony
20 (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Cotterell, Captain Anthony WAR: Casualty Report - Survey Compiled with the Help of the R.A.M.C.. No. 44. May 15th, 1943
Canada (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada 1943 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada June, 1943. Contents: What are my chances of being wounded, and what happens if I am?; Casualty Report - Survey compiled with the help of the R.A.M.C.; Fire Quiz. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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