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Berrow's Coronation Souvenir: Queen Elizabeth Coronation Issue, 1953, Author Not Stated
1 Author Not Stated Berrow's Coronation Souvenir: Queen Elizabeth Coronation Issue, 1953
U.K. Berrow's 1953 First Edition Paperback Fair Newspaper Format Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall 
32 pages. "A link in the chain through 13 reigns - A magnificent record of the stirring events that made Britain great... with reproductions of contemporary reports over 250 years." Above-average peripheral wear. Unmarked. Highly informative. Many illustrations. 
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Daily Record, Wednesday June 3, 1953 *Coronation of Queen Elizabeth*, Author Not Stated
2 Author Not Stated Daily Record, Wednesday June 3, 1953 *Coronation of Queen Elizabeth*
Glasgow Scotish Daily Record and Evening News, Limited 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Newspaper Format Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall 
32 pages. Extensive coverage of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth, including many wonderful photos. Average peripheral wear. Unmarked. A sound copy, moderately yellowed with age. 
Price: 89.95 USD
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Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine, Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.
3 Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K. Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
40 pages. Features: Cover photo of "Canopus" taking off from the water; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features William Samuel Henson's plan for the "Aerial Transit Company" in 1843; Trans-Canada Air Lines getting closer to reality; Wonderful full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of King George's 1911 coronation procession; News and Views of the month; Full-page ad with photos of Learadio products made by Lear Developments, Inc. of New York; Milestones of Progress - photo of postcard sent by the first UK Aerial Post on September 12, 1911 at the time of the coronation of King George V, and photo of the RCAF Coronation contingent on the dock at Montreal; Aerial photography at night; Monospar ad featuring H.R.H. Prince Nicolas of Rumania; Smoke Gets in Your Eyes - interesting skywriting article; Great full-page ad for the De Havilland Dragonfly with cutaway drawing of the cabin in service; Photo of T.M. (Pat) Reid at the controls of Imperial Oils new Stinson; Photo and brief write-up of E.P.H. "Billy" Wells, Chief Pilot, Pacific Division, Canadian Airways, Ltd.; The Pioineer Sensitive Altimeter - article with photo; Mercury Air Services Ltd. ad with photo of the Howard; Nice Canadian Airways ad shows a plane in 1911 and one of their planes on skis on 1936; Fantastic Stinson four-page centrefold ad features photos of their Reliant, Model SR-9B, Model SR-9D and Model SR-9F, plus photos of numberous customers/pilots of their planes - T.M. Reid of Imperial Oil, Don McClaren of Territories Exploration, A. Roy Brown of General Airways, George Clarke of Canadian Utilities, "Konnie" Johannesson and C.H. Kickens, Richard Bibby, "Duke" Schiller, Jim Wade and J.B. Town of Canadian Airways; Old Country (Britain) Gossip; Fantastic McLAughlin-Buick centerfold ad features graduation scene; Air Mail Link to the Yukon - article with photo of Jack Moar of Skylines Express; M.A.L.C. News; Mackenzie Air Service ad; The Students' Forum; Condensed news from the clubs; Great Cub Aircraft full-page ad features photo of a Cub on floats in flight; Berens River Mines Limited Air Freighting Contract - article with great photo of Fairchild "82" at Berens River air base; Siddeley Cheetah ad inside back cover; Nice Stanavo ad on back cover includes photos of Imperial Oil planes; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. 
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Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes, Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.; Melling, Arthur, L.
4 Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.; Melling, Arthur, L. Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
52 pages. Features: Full-page illustration of Miss Sweet Caporal II in flight; Flying Training - Ancient and Modern; New service inaugurated by Canadian Colonial Airways - article and photo of Douglas DC3 used on new Montreal-New York service; Full-page ad for Golf Flake cigarettes; The Light Aeroplane Business - includes brief write-ups of the many manufacturers plus many photos of their products; Nice full-page Fleet Aircraft ad features photo of the trainer model 7; Full-page ad by De Havilland features their Dragon Rapied; Nice Full-page Fairchild ad features their "Sekani"; Cessna ad; Transportation for the Department of Transport - with photo of dignitaries and their new Lockheed 12A; England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes - article with photos of the Pou du Ciel, the Hillson Praga, and the Tipsy S-2, the Luton Minor, the Gordon Dove, the Luton Buzzard and the Kronfeld Ground Trainer; The Link Aviation Trainer - article with photo (forerunner of today's aircraft simulators); Know Your Instructors - brief write-ups and photos for trainers across Canada including R Goodwin of Toronto, W.T. Wrathall of Montreal, A.C. Finlayson of Kitchener, A.H. Brown of Bordercities, F. Hawthorne of Fort William, C.T. Kaake of Winnipeg, J.C. Charleson of Ottawa, H.B. Free of Kingston, J.G. Hames of Regina, A.H. Wilson of Vancouver, E.Taylor of Hamilton, C.E. Lloyd of Toronto, T.S. Senior of Brant-Norfolk, A.J. Smith of London, F. Gillies of St. Catherines, G.T. Steeves of Halifax, L.B. Stevenson of Cape Breton, M. Burbidge of Edmonton, A.F. Madore of Saskatoon, R.W. Ryan of Moose Jaw, F.H. Hartwick of St. John and J.H. Sandgathe of Calgary; Super illustrated Chevrolet centerfold ad; Flying Club Promenade - articles and brief write-ups of Canadian flying clubs; Old Country (Britain) Gossip - article with photos of the handsome new De Havilland Albatross; Explanation and illustrations of Primary and Advanced Training; The Students' Forum; Great full-page photo ad for the J.W.W. Corporation of Gananoque, Ontario which produces the Link Trainer; M.A.L.C. News; The Howard DGA-8 - article with photo; Cub Aircraft Limited ad; Fantastic "Bristol" Blenheim Bomber ad inside back cover; Imperial Oil ad on back cover features their Stanavo products and photo at the Toronto Flying Club of the plane which took Dick Merrill and John Lambie across the Atlantic to attend the Coronation; and more. Average wear. Covers partially loose from staples. 
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The Illustrated London News, February 28, 1953 - Fire Aboard the Carrier H.M.S. Indomitable / Excavating Old Smyrna, Bryant, Arthur; Burton, Maurice; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Davis, Frank; Elliott, Clarence; Trewin, J.C.
5 Bryant, Arthur; Burton, Maurice; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Davis, Frank; Elliott, Clarence; Trewin, J.C. The Illustrated London News, February 28, 1953 - Fire Aboard the Carrier H.M.S. Indomitable / Excavating Old Smyrna
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H. 
Pages 549-592. Features: Nice one-page ad for the Hawker Siddeley Group shows young boy above caption "How Much is a Little Boy Worth?"; Title page photo of Governor-General Sir Robert Howe addressing Khartoum crowds at great holiday parade; North Sudan welcomes the Anglo-Egyptian agreement; Photos of life in southern Sudan; Designs for the decoration of the Coronation route; Two-page illustration of multiple aircraft forms; People in the public eye; The Queen visits Wiltshire, goes racing and attends church; inventions of the day; Dramatic centrefold photo of fire aboard the carrier H.M.S. Indomitable; Trespass in Antarctica; Photos of Ruth Draper - the woman who single-handedly fills an empty stage with scenery and a vivid host of characters; Discovery of the oldest known Greek house; Official residences Sir William Slim will occupy in Australia; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 2, 1952 -  Cover Photo of Major-General Neguib Mohammed with Aly Maher Pasha - Who Compelled Egypt's King Farouk to Adbicate, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John
6 Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 2, 1952 - Cover Photo of Major-General Neguib Mohammed with Aly Maher Pasha - Who Compelled Egypt's King Farouk to Adbicate
England The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1952 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Pages 161-200. Features: Coup D'Etat in Egypt leaves army in control; The Adbication of King Farouk - Final scenes in Alexandria; The passing of Eva Peron of Argentina - article with nice photo; Large photo of Democrat presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson; Personalities of the week include Lord Goschen who passed away on August 24th; The Queen visits the Windsor Horse Show and the Hospital for Sick Children; The Post-War World as viewed by James V. Forrestal; Map of the Queen's Coronation processional route through London; Remarkable photos of the Swiss attempt on Everest; Article on Civil defence with photos of the Auxiliary Fire Service at Folkestone; Amazing photo of the Ring Dance performed by the women of the Caiapo Indians of the Xingu River in the depths of Brazil's Mato Grosso; Two pages of incredible photos of facial art of the Caiapo mean and women; Excellent centerfold photo of a guided rocket (missile) a moment after launch from Aberporth, Cardiganshire; The all-aluminum 60-ft. motor yacht Tonquin; New Excavations in the Islands of Lipari and Panarea; The problematic Chiru; Royal and official occasions captured by the camera; Two fantastic pages of photos of track and field winners during week one at the Helsinki Olympics XV; Amazing photo of members of the Hamilton Air Force base 84th fighter interceptor squadron more than 70 of whom are on the sturdy wings of a U.S. Northrop Scorpion F-89; Damage caused by the biggest California earthquake since 1906; Melbourne flooding; Large crowd attends mass for Eva Peron; Nice ad for Jaguar cars; Nice photo-ad for Land Rover "Britain's most versatile vehicle"; and more. Centerfold loose but present. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A quality vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 17, 1952 -  Cover Photo of the Queen at the British Industries Fair, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John
7 Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 17, 1952 - Cover Photo of the Queen at the British Industries Fair
England The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1952 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Lobban; George Philip and Son, Ltd.; ; Sorrell, Alan; Galliano, Victor 
Pages 821-864. Features: Gorgeous Arthur Guinness, Son & Co. colour ad inside front cover features Toucan birds illustrated by Lobban; The U.S. Supreme Court; The Coronation Commission's First Meeting, and other royal occasions; Photos of the Silverstone races; The Stricken U.S.S. Wasp limps home - with photos of the 75' gash to her bow where she struck a mine-sweeper-destroyer; Photo of members of the Cho Oyu Expedition, including Mr. Eric Shipton; Stirling Moss is congratulated for a victory; Photo of Stalin holding child; The R.M.S. Gothic in the Captain Cook graving dock in Sydney; The Italian cruiser Raimondo Montecuccoli enters Grand Harbour, Malta; Aerial photos of Lake Eyre in South Australia - an inland sea that is fast reverting to a salt desert; Two pages of illustrations depict the recently completed Amsterdam-Rhine Canal, to be opened on May 21; Two pages of illustrations of engineering features of the new waterway, including the world's largest inland lock; Article entitled "Churchill versus Terpitz"; One-page map illustrates the Central African Federation Plan; Centerfold illustration of the City of Bath in the pride of its Roman civilization - Britain's most ancient spa as it was 1800 years ago; Photos of the Duke of Edinburgh in South Wales; Photos of the Queen and other visitors at the British Industries Fair; Photos of the Royal Danish visit to England; Photos of Personalities of the week - including the recently departed Sir Oswald Birley; Photos of Australia's possible atomic test sites; The New Kirkuk-Banias oil pipeline; Photos of amphibious and cliff assaults demonstrated with realism by the Royal Marines; Very tasteful colour-illustrated ad for the Daimler "Regency" inside back cover; Colour Hawker Siddeley Group ad (#5 in a series) on back cover; and more. Centerfold holding by one staple. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A quality vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 21, 1953 -  Cover Photo of Preparation of the Magnificent Purple Robe To Be Worn By Her Majesty at Her Coronation, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
8 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 21, 1953 - Cover Photo of Preparation of the Magnificent Purple Robe To Be Worn By Her Majesty at Her Coronation
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H.; Karsh; Inglis, Norward; Forward, F.R.; Peterson, Roger Tory 
Pages 261-296. Features: Nice colour ad for Dewar's "White Label" Scotch inside front cover; Nice one-page ad for Rootes Group Cars (Sunbeam-Talbot, Hillman Minx); Preparation of the Queen's Coronation robe; Arrival of new U.S. Ambassador, Winthrop W. Aldrrich; Two pages of illustrations of how the Dutch fight their eternal and unwearying enemy - the sea - repairing dykes and reclaiming land; Excellent one-page colour-photo portrait of Dwight Eisenhower; One-page colour photo of the Lord Lyon and Officers of the Scottish Court of Chivalry; The Indo-China War - photos from Nasam and the Qui-Non amphibious landing; Swami Narayan Acharya was buried alive for nine days; Oradour; Shipwrecks at sea and on land; Photo of the New Sudan Agreement being signed by General Neguib and Sir Ralph Stevenson at Cairo; Photos of personalities of the week, including Brigitte Fossey, Sir Holburt Waring, skater Alan Hayes and Sir Percival Sharp; Photos of the Queen supporting flood victims in Essex and Kent, and the fight to defend against the sea; Bomb damage to the Soviet legation in Tel Aviv; Electrical 'traffic control' for salmon used at Scottish power stations; Colour portrait of the Blue-Cheeked Bee-Eater; Excavations at Sultantepe and Harran - tablets of the Sabian sect, a priestess's trinkets and an Umayyad mosque; Nice one-page Ford car ad; Sweet half-page photo ad for the Lagonda Mk. II Saloon; Attractive colour ad for Cussons' Blue Hyacinth toiletries inside back cover; and more. Three-inch opening to fore-edge of back cover. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 10, 1953 - Coelacanth Fish, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
9 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 10, 1953 - Coelacanth Fish
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall De Grineau, Bryan; Davis, G.H.: Turner, C.E. 
Pages 37-72. Features: Nice colour B.O.A.C. ad inside front cover features lovely lady in swimsuit with beach scene backdrop; Cover page photos and write-up of the 'diving dinosaur' coelcanth fish recently caught near Madagascar; Before and after aerial photos of the communist railroad marshalling yard turntable at Musan, North Korea, before it was blown to bits by American Navy Skyraiders from the U.S.S. Bon Homme Richard; Dr. Alain Bombard; Mr. L.G. Newble; Australian victory at the Davis Cup; Mrs. Raynes-Simson and Mrs. Kitty Hesselberger fought off a Kikuyu gang of four; Thanking the heroes of the Champollion wreck rescue; Considerable coverage of production of the new reign's coinage; A voice from the sky in the Indo-China war - psychological warfare; The Royal Navy's new distress signal/marker buoy diagramatically explained; Nice centerfold illustration of the Bristol Britannia; Nice one-page photo of the Chelsea Arts Ball; The lake sacrifice of weapons after a Jutish battle of 1500 years ago - discovered in Denmark; Photos of the weapons of the vanquished of Jutland in 450 A.D.; Twilight of the Ass - it is being replaced by mechanization; Photos of the war on locusts being researched at the London Centre; Photos of personalities of the week, including Prince Chichibu who died on January 3, Sir Roger Makins and Hugh Tayfield; Photos of the Schoolboy's Own Exhibition; Photos of Coronation dress for peers and peeresses, and styles for ladies not wearing robes; Photo of the first Sabre Jet fighters to be delivered to the R.A.F.; Photo of Aer Lingus Dakota airliner which crashed near Spernall Ash; Photo of the crashed Viking at Belfast Airport which killed 27 persons; Photo of 200,000 people attending funeral of West Berlin police sergeant, Hubert Bauer, shot while preventing the Russians from kidnapping a German family; Excellent colour ad for Player's Navy Cut cigarettes inside back cover features the famous Player's Sailor wearing his H.M. S. Excellent cap; Colour Johnnie Walker ad on back cover features golf putting; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 14 March 1953 - Death of Stalin, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
10 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 14 March 1953 - Death of Stalin
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H.; Parker, Neave; Rose; Carnon, Roy 
Pages 381-420. Features: Cover photo of Joseph Stalin; Nice color ad for Sanderson fabrics and wallpapers inside front cover; Two pages of photos and information on Mr. Stalin; Photos of the Coronation Maids of Honour; Photos of Stalin mourners; Article on Russian Succession; Photos of new members of the Russian government, led by G.M. Malenkov; Two-pages of interesting illustrations explain the young science of oceanography which may one day avert disasters such as the North Sea floods; Photos of flood of refugees from East Germany; Cross country championship won by D.A.G. Pirie of South London Harriers; Photo of the first intact MIG 15 to fall into western hands, courtesy of a Polish pilot requesting political asylum at Roenne Airport, Bornholm Island; Bodies of French aviators of the "Normandie-Niemen' squadron returned to France from the Russians; Photo of signing of the Tripartite Balkan Pact at Ankara on February 28th by the foregin ministers of Greece, Turkey and Yugoslavia; Photo of U.S. embassy in Moscow which is nearing completion; Mr. Colin Fox completes 87 day solo sailing across the Atlantic; Photos of personalities of the week, including chess player Dr. Tartakower, Marshal Tito, Malayan communist Lee Meng, convicted British spy Edgar Sanders, Kenyan Chief Simeon Kioko, Sergei Prokofiev, Sir Robert Gower, Clare Boothe Luce, and Mr. C.G.M. Des Graz, the former Chairman of Sotheby's; Article and photos regarding a Troglodyte city of 20,000 years ago - new discoveries in Spanish caves; Life and death of the cave bear; Swiss Watchmaker's ad inside back cover features lovely woodcut of man peering through microscope; Reed Paper colour illustrated ad by Roy Carnon on back cover features girl in red coat in shop; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory', Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
11 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory'
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Pages 761-808. Features: Nice colour ad for six models of Kodak camera inside front cover; One-page ad for the Daimler Conquest auto; Excellent half-page photo ad for Aston Martin entitled "From le Mans to Runnymede'; Dramatic photos of the result of the crash which slice off the bow of the British Railways ship 'Duke of York'; Royal photos; Phillip gets his wings; Jordan Revisited - article with photos of Jordan, King Hussein, Palestinian refugee camp; House-trained otter of Mrs. Puggaard in Denmark; Training horses for Coronation Day; Extensive rehearsals for Coronation Day; Photos of personalities of the week, including Brig.-General E.N. Tandy, Crown Prince Akihito; Edward Shanks, Monsieur C. Kastally of Tunis, and some members of the 1953 Everest Expedition to be led by Colonel John Hunt; Pablo Picasso with his 'Goat and Bottle' sculpture; The 280-mm artillery guns which willl be used to fire the world's first atomic shell in Nevada; Two pages of photos and information on Laos - its King and Capital, and the fortified plain of Jars; Centerfold photo of Everest from the 20,000 foot level on Pumori; Photos of mountain climbing training and practice with oxygen equipment prior to the English assault on Everest; Photos of Navy helicopters in Malaya; Photo of the Canberra bomber which set a new world altitude record, and her pilot, Wing Commander W.F. Gibb; Photo of wrecked B.O.A.C. Comet which crashed after takeoff from Calcutta on May2nd; M. Jean Rousseau's pocke submarine in action; Wow - photo of a very early drone - an Australian-designed Jindivik Mark I pilotless jet is tested at Woomera; Photo of the Short SB5 adjustable wing research aircraft in flight; Photos of the Queen's Faberge Beasts - lent for a London exhibition; Recent Royal photos; Photos of the latest British fighting vehicles - the Field Mouse, universal tracked carrier and Saracen infantry carrier; Photos of the Queen at the Old Vic to watch 'King Henry VIII"; Jumping Frogs; Colour-illustrated Good Year ad inside back cover features the coat-of-arms of James Andrew Ramsay, Earl of Dalhousie; Nice colour-illustrated Dry Sack ad on back cover shows the Seville Cathedral; and more. Four-inch opening at top of coverfold. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 28 March 1953 - Cover Photo of Marshal Tito with Queen and Her Family at Buckingham Palace, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
12 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 28 March 1953 - Cover Photo of Marshal Tito with Queen and Her Family at Buckingham Palace
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Lewitt-Him; Lee-Elliott, Theyre 
Pages 457-500. Features: Interesting colour ad for Scweppes inside front cover shows a formal gathering of people, each suspended by a mobile; Marshal Tito visits London - twelve photos, including the unfortunate downed Meteor which crashed during an air display; Six photos of Marshal Tito's farewell to London; Photos of the remodelling of Queen Victoria's crown for QEII; Two pages of photos of atomic testing on buildings and dummies at Yucca Flats; Five photos related to the actual atomic burst at Yucca Flats on March 17th; Superb two-page photo feature on the 103rd University Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge; Wonderful centerfold photo of Queen Mary, recently deceased; Photo of German-designed 'Wing Boat' at speed with front end lifted from water (like a hydrofoil); Photo of curious U.S. 'Rolligon" experimental vehicle for use in sand and soft snow; Photos of the Duke of Edinburth's visit to British forces in Germany; Photos of personalities of the week, includingM. Raoul Dufy, Neave Parker, and the English Ruby team which fefeated Scotland at Twickenham on March 21; Photo of Vivien Leigh and Sir Laurence Olivier after Miss Leigh was ordered three month's rest after a nervous breakdown; Funeral cortege for the five British airmen from the Lincoln bomber shot down by the Russians over Germany; The Winkler family escapes to West Berlin by the pleasure steamer 'Deutschland'; Turkish earthquake damage at Gonen; Photos of English Harbour, Antigua; Photos of the state coach, renovated and ready for the coronation; Nice colour-illustrated ad for Good Year tires inside back cover features the coat-of-arms of James Harris, first Baron Malmesbury of Malmesbury in County of Wiltshire; Classy colour ad on back cover for the Daimler 'Consort'; and more. Centerfold loose but present in excellent condition; Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, June 26, 1945: Aftermath of VE Day / Passing of Peter Pan Author, Sir James Barrie, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
13 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, June 26, 1945: Aftermath of VE Day / Passing of Peter Pan Author, Sir James Barrie
London The Illustrated London News 1945 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall de Tejada, Carlos S.; 
Pages 1191-1234. Features: In the wake of VE day, this issue features several vintage ads promoting tourism to such European destinations as France, Rome, Düsseldorf, Baden-Baden, Austria, Bad Nauheim, Czechoslovakia, Zürich, Bermuda and more; Great cover photo of the fall of Bilbao - a peaceful street scene after the bloodless occupation of the city by Gen. Franco's troops and tanks; Group photo of members of the Imperial Conference at St. James's Palace; The passing of Sir James Barrie, author of Peter Pan - page of photos and text; Two pages of photos of floodlit pavilions at the Great International Exhibition in Paris; Two pages of fantastic photos of Wimbledon's 1937 seeded men and women players, including D. Budge, G. Von Cramm, H. Henkel, Miss H. Jacobs, Fru S. Sperling, A. Lizana, and 10 others; Page of nine photos illustrates stages in the growth of Amorphophallus Titanum; Article entitled "Headhunters never before visited by Europeans" - among the wild Naga tribes in a hitherto unexplored region on the Assam-Burma border - adventures with a British expedition sent to suppress slave trading and human sacrifice, with aerial photo of the burning of Pansha, a powerful village of the Kalyo Kengyu Nagas, destroyed by a British punitive expedition as retribution for slave trading and terrorism; Two intriguing large photos show the "radio" (huge log drum) used by headhunters to broadcast news; Two pages of great photos illustrate a Naga war dance and how they use headhunting to stimulate successful crops; Two pages of illustrations depict the havoc of Civil War in the countryside near Bilbao; Photos of the Lord Mayor of London in Paris; Photos of the 25th International Horse Show at Olympia; Two pages of text and photos document the fall of Bilbao - street scenes in the much-tried city after the entry of Gen. Franco's forces; Too large photos of the "Pommern" as it raced from Australia to England; sombre photo of large crowd watching the German battleship "Deutschland" landing her dead at Wilhelmshaven; Photo of Bedouin Arabs welcoming the Emir Abdullah on his return from the coronation; Photo of Bulgarian King Boris with his daughter, acknowledging cheers of his people upon the birth of his son Simeon; Two nice photos of the first Garden party given by King George and Queen Elizabeth; Photos of personalities of the week include T. S. Furmore-Hesketh, Bishop Welldon, Col. Henry Guest, P. G. Fairfield, Prof. J. H. Hutton, Lord and Lady Salisbury, M. Chautemps, M. Blum, Sir Squire Sprigge, Soviet airmen Chkaloff, GBaidukoff, and Byelyakoff, and M. Gaston Doumergue; Photo a beautiful sculpture unearthed by plowing French farmer M. Jean Gonon, of Estrat; Photo illustrated article on polecats; Women's fashion photos; Colour back page ad for Douglas Stuart (Stuart House, of London) and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this excellent issue. 
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The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
14 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review
London The Illustrated London News 1945 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Turner, C.E.; Brewer, Henry C. 
Pages 975- 1022. Features: Nice One-page photo-illustrated travel add for Czechoslovakia; Vintage half-page photo-illustrated ad for the French Riviera and Basque Coast; Cover photo of the king and queen and Princess Elizabeth going aboard the Royal yacht "Victoria and Albert" in Portsmouth Harbour; Photos of Portsmouth welcoming the king; Dramatic photo of assembled warships firing royal salute; Two pages of photos of the fleet illuminated at night; Photo of the king leaving 6 inch gun turret in HMS "Southampton"; Illustrated article discusses the riddle of the markings on Mars; Nice one-page photo of the king and queen returning from St. Paul's in an open landau with princesses Elizabeth and Margaret; Page of nice photos of attendees at the Empire day and coronation Thanksgiving service in St. Paul's; Nice one-page photo of the king and queen with their daughters in their horse-drawn landau before a huge crowd; Two-page illustration of the Empire day and coronation Thanksgiving at St. Paul's; One-page photo of the king and queen at Chelsea; Photos of personalities of the week include Sir Alexander Grant, Marshall Voroshilov, Gen. Ismet Inonu, the Duchess of Kent, the Maharajah of Alwar, Dr. S. H. Langdon, the late John D. Rockefeller, who died on May 23, the Duke of Kent, Queen Mary, and Lord Aberconway; Two-page illustration of celebration of the honourable artillery Company's (H.A.C.) 400th anniversary at Olympia; Three photos of the Paris exhibition which has officially opened; Photo of Donald Bain leading crowd of bushmen in Cape Town as he seeks permission from the government to kill game for food; Photo of the shattered deck of HMS "Hunter" after it struck a mine off the coast of Spain, killing eight; Five photos of refugee Basque children brought to England in the "Habana"; Classy one-page Harrods ad features a dining set; Nice one-page ad for Humber's seven passenger Pullman Limousine; One-page ad for Austin Reed men's clothing; One-page photo-illustrated ad for the Hudson Eight Tickford Foursome Coupe; Two wedding fashion photos for women; Classy half-page photo ad for Bentley cars; One-page photo ad for King's College Hospital appeals for financial help; Travel ads for Switzerland, Australia, Bermuda, and more; Colour back page ad for Douglas Stuart (Stuart House of London); and more. Please note: half of centrefold missing, otherwise unmarked with average wear. A worthy copy of this great issue. 
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The Illustrated London News, April 18, 1953 - Agreement at Panmunjom, Bryant, ArthurFalls, Cyril; Squire, John; Elliott, Clarence; Trewin, J.C.; Et al
15 Bryant, ArthurFalls, Cyril; Squire, John; Elliott, Clarence; Trewin, J.C.; Et al The Illustrated London News, April 18, 1953 - Agreement at Panmunjom
London The London News and Sketch, Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Sorell, Alan 
Pages 593-636. Features: Photos of U.N. and Communist negotiators who reached agreement on the repatriation of sick and wounded POWs at Panmunjom, Korea; Photos of Egyptian Cabinet Ministers receiving firearms training at the request of General Neguib; Interesting photos of Coronation preparations including some of the Gurkha contingent and the Sultan of Selangor with members of his family and retinue in London; Interesting photos from Panmunjon and Seoul; Photos of personalities of the week, including the victorious F.A. Amateur Cup-winning Pegasus team and wedding photo of Sir Alexander Fleming and Amalia Coutsouris; Photos from the Royal Wedding in Luxemburg; Amazing underwater shark photos; Photos of Kenya's strengthening hand against Mau Mau; Photos of Kenyan women being trained to shoot; Cyprus dig sheds new light on ancient siege warfare - with photos; Excellent centrefold illustration depicts how the Persians laid siege to Paphos in 498 B.C.; Photos of village of Lambourn wrecked by fuel tanker; London tube train disaster; Photos of world's largest model highway and railway track layout owned by Herr Rossmaier of Augsburg, Bavaria; Photos of 7,000 year old portrait busts discovered at Jericho; Photo of Turkish submarine Dumlupinar which sank in the Dardanelles after colliding with Swedish freighter Naboland; and more. Moderate wear. Centerfold holding by one staple. Unmarked. A quality copy. 
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Antiques Magazine, May 1953, Vol. LXIII, No. 5 - The Royal Collections, Hughes, G. Bernard; Snow, Barbara; Osmun, William; Lesley, Everett P. Jr.; Winchester, Alice; Boicourt, Jane
16 Hughes, G. Bernard; Snow, Barbara; Osmun, William; Lesley, Everett P. Jr.; Winchester, Alice; Boicourt, Jane Antiques Magazine, May 1953, Vol. LXIII, No. 5 - The Royal Collections
New York Straight Enterprises 1953 B002DLK1GM First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Pages 379-466. Features: Sevres soft-paste potpourri vase; The Royal Collections; History in Houses - The British National Trust, and Peworth House; The Royal Taste of the Regency; Antiques in a medieval manor house in Devonshire; Antiques in a Georgian town house near London; Some Coronation Years of the Past; Oxford Treasures at Goldsmiths' Hall; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Above-average external wear. Front cover secured with archival tape. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. 
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Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March (Mar.) 11, 1953 - Boy Rocket Scientist Jerry (Gerald) Bull, Katz, S.; Bodsworth, F.; Allen, R.T.; Frayne, T.; Porter, M.; Nicol, E.; Steiner, Paul; Alverton, James; et al
17 Katz, S.; Bodsworth, F.; Allen, R.T.; Frayne, T.; Porter, M.; Nicol, E.; Steiner, Paul; Alverton, James; et al Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March (Mar.) 11, 1953 - Boy Rocket Scientist Jerry (Gerald) Bull
Montreal Maclean Hunter 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Arbuckle, Franklin (cover art); Macpherson, Duncan 
64 pages. Features: Cover illustration by Franklin Arbuckle presents the rail line to Ungava's Iron; Editorial argues that Canadians need to read more of their authors; Elegant one-page colour 1953 Chrysler ad features red two-door New Yorker; The Crisis in Education - the Canadian education system is creaking toward chaos, Part 1 - The Teachers; Jerry (Gerald) Bull - Boy Rocket Scientist - photo-illustrated article on 24-year-old Dr. Gerald V. Bull, guided missile expert; The Dumbest Cluck on the Farm - fun article about raising chickens; When the Redskins took over Twiggeville (short story); Montreal - A City With a Heart - Karsh photos capture the spirit of the city; The Neighbours Who Sing for Canada - The Don Wright Chorus of London, Ontario - article with many photos; How the Boom Hit Seven Islands, Quebec courtesy of Mining Magnate Jules Timmins - article with many photos; Interesting one-page Massey-Harris ad examines the economic impact of farmers; Handsome one-page colour ad for the 1953 De Soto Firedome V-8 (maroon); Sensational 1953 Studebaker centrefold colour-photo ad features a canary yellow Starliner coupe; One-page two-colour Royal Canadian Air Force (R.C.A.F.) ad features photo of airman with puppy in his helmet; One-page colour ad for the 1953 Meteor car features a black on yellow car; One-page Morris Minor car ad; Nice colour one-page ad for Leonard fridges; What to do until the guests leave; Lovely colour Dofasco ad shows housewife picking peaches through her window in the middle of winter; Nice colour La-Z-Boy ad shows officeman relaxing; General Motors one-page photo ad explains how their many activities spend $350 million annually; Champion spark plugs ad features small photo of Chuck Stevenson, 1952 AAA National Racing Champion; Nice colour one-page Oldsmobile ad features green 1953 Super '88' holiday coupe; Half-page RCMP recruiting ad; Colour ad for the 1953 Ford Monarch (grey) inside back cover; Weston's ad on back cover links with the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this nice vintage issue. 
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Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP / R.C.M.P.) Quarterly, Volume 5, July , 1937, Number 1, Martin, J.C.; Downs, A.; La Nauze, C.D.; Hoover, J. Edgar; Christie, W.J.; Et al
18 Martin, J.C.; Downs, A.; La Nauze, C.D.; Hoover, J. Edgar; Christie, W.J.; Et al Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP / R.C.M.P.) Quarterly, Volume 5, July , 1937, Number 1
Ottawa Royal Canadian Mounted Police (R.C.M.P.) 1937 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
72 pages. Black and white photos. Features: How Canada is organised for criminal law administration; The Progress of the Moonshiner - article with great photos of huge illicit plant discovered in Toronto operating as an oil reclaiming company; The Bathurst Inlet Patrol - history of this patrol which ran from 1914 to 1918; Science in Law Enforcement - article by J. Edgar Hoover; Drunk and Disorderly!; "Doping it Out" - stories of pursuing illegal narcotics dealers; Photos of the RCMP's Coronation contingent, complete with list of names; Some Observations on Judo; Preventing a Breach of the Peace; A Lost Hunter - finding an employee of the Fraser Companies Ltd. in New Brunswick; The Comparison Microscope; Canoeing; Old Timer's Column; Obituaries for Ex-Superintendant James Ritchie, Errol Lampson Crawford Lindsay, Lewis Roger Bartlett, John Newton Murray, Joseph Arthur Pineau, Thomas Switzer, Phineas Brunett, George Forbes Guernsey, Frederick Richard Rudd, Daniel Nicholson, Daniel Davis, Andrew Hugh McMillan, Samuel McCrea and Harold Cornwall Foster. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy of this informative issue. 
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Canadian Collector Magazine, September/October 1975, Vol. 10 No. 5 *VICTORIAN ISSUE*, Multiple Contributors
19 Multiple Contributors Canadian Collector Magazine, September/October 1975, Vol. 10 No. 5 *VICTORIAN ISSUE*
Toronto The Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society 1975 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Features: The Victorian Experience - from Coronation to Jubilee; Architecture in England; The Spirit of the Place - Canadian Architecture in the Victorian Era; The English Interior; The Canadian Interior; The Aesthetic Movement; The Victorians at Table; Pottery and Porcelain - In the Victorian Mood; Painting in Canada; Silver and Silverplate; Victoriana; Preserving Victorian Canada; The Changing Silhouette; and more. Moderate wear. Quality copy. 
Price: 79.95 USD
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Classic Bus Magazine, October / November 2013 -, Multiple Contributors
20 Multiple Contributors Classic Bus Magazine, October / November 2013 -
UK Classic Bus 2013 First Edition Paperback Fair Former Library Copy 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
62 pages. Features: M&D's flirtation with Atlantean coaches; Buses replace trams in Coronation Year in Birmingham; East Kent Regent V; Rotherham rides again; Teesside transporter; Scooters - single deck LTs; and more. Average wear. Couple of library markings. Clear tape along spine. Average wear. A sound reference copy. 
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