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Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 9, 23 December 1893, Author Not Stated
1 Author Not Stated Sights and Scenes of the World: A Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art, People's Series, No. 9, 23 December 1893
Chicago W.B. Conkey Company 1893 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
16 pages. 13" x 10.5" oblong. Wonderful full-page black and white photos of: Buckingham Palace, London; Cambridge University; Sulgrave Manor; Welbeck Abbey, England; City of Londonderry, Ireland; Royal Palace, Berlin; Bablesburg Palace at Potsdam; The Sleigh of King Ludwig of Bavaria; Frankfort-on-the-Main; Museum in Dresden; The Spanish Steps, Rome; City of Messina, Sicily; A Street in Pompeii; "The Meeting", by Marie Bashkirtseff; The Gallery of Apollo, Paris; City of Seville, Spain. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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The Saturday Evening Post, August 30, 1958 - Maurice Chevalier / John Diefenbaker / Iconic Norman Rockwell Knothole Cover Illustration, Boulle, Pierre; Jensen, Eileen; Forrest, Williams; Craig, Robert; Moore, James Merriam; MacKaye, Milton; Pearse, Ben; Maxwell, James A.; Gustafson, Philip; Martin, Pete; Gibson, Althea; Albrand, Martha; Lanham, Edwin
2 Boulle, Pierre; Jensen, Eileen; Forrest, Williams; Craig, Robert; Moore, James Merriam; MacKaye, Milton; Pearse, Ben; Maxwell, James A.; Gustafson, Philip; Martin, Pete; Gibson, Althea; Albrand, Martha; Lanham, Edwin The Saturday Evening Post, August 30, 1958 - Maurice Chevalier / John Diefenbaker / Iconic Norman Rockwell Knothole Cover Illustration
USA Curtis 1958 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Rockwell, Norman (cover); Jones, Carroll; Harris, R.G.; Bingham, James R.; Storm, R.F.; Riley, Ken; 
80 pages. Short Stories: The Temptation of Father Montoire; The Susceptible Blonde; Marriage Crisis; Hurricane Rescue; The Man Who Bought People. Articles: Canada's Amazing Prime Minister, John George Diefenbaker; Spare Parts for Defective Hearts - plastic valves devised by Dr. Charles A. Hufnagel; What's For Breakfast? - Brennan's restaurant in the French Quarter of New Orleans; How We Would Strike Back - the story of the tightly-guarded Zaragoza Air Force Base and its tense crews who wait for the alarm to fly their H-bombers; I Call on Maurice Chevalier; I Wanted to Be Somebody - part 2 - Althea Gibson Nearly Gave Up Tennis; The face of America - Wheat in the Street - amazing color photo of storing wheat harvest in the main street of Snyder, OK. Serials: A Day in Monte Carlo (part 5 of 6); I Married Murder (conclusion). Ads: Magnificent one-page color-photo Cadillac ad features a white sedan; Salem cigarettes; Viceroy cigarettes; Nice two-page color ad for a red Brookwood 6-passenger station wagon; Cooper Tires ad features photo of Hell Drivers in action; U.S. Savings Bonds; De Beers diamonds; Partially soiled Coke ad on back cover features numerous sailing photos. Average wear. Center two pages loose but present. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad, Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.
3 Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K. Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
36 pages. Features: Cover photo in cab of the new Twin Beechcraft; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great half-page photo of a De Havilland Dragon above the clouds; Aerial History in the Making - passage of the Act to incorporate the Trans-Canada Air Lines; Great full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of screen star Anna Lee; News and Views of the Month; Early Experiments in British Columbia - an account of experimental efforts in flying conducted at Vancouver shortly after the achievements attained by McCurdy, Baldwin, and their associates at Baddeck, Nova Scotia - with photo of the first aircraft to fly in western Canada, involving William and Winston Templeton, William McMullen and Earl Godfrey; Great full-page Chevrolet ad at Niagara Falls; Douglas announces plans for new super-transport DC-4; S.A.(Al) Cheesman - article with photo; Photo of Capt. M. (Tim) Armstrong and W.J. (Jack) Sanderson together; Monospar ad; List of R.C.A.F. Transfers; Photos from Toronto's first Air Force ball; Old Country (Britain) Gossip - with photo of a Nazi Junkers Ju-86 and three Vickers "Victoria" troop carriers flying by a pyramid in Egypt; Great full-page photo ad for the De Havilland Hornet Moth; Photo of Mr. G.N. Irwin of Whitby, ON at the controls of his Cabin Waco with A. Derumaux, his radio operator; Mackenzie Air Service ad shows map from Edmonton to Cameron Bay; Sensational 4-page centrefold ad for Beechcraft products with photos of the Model E 17 B and the Model 18; Irvin Air Chute (Parachute) ad; Aero Research by Bristol - article with two photos; Great full-page photo ad for Imperial Airways shows customers standing on the Promenade Deck; Indoor Stick Model Practice; M.A.L.C. News; Nice half-page photo ad for the Rearwin Sporster; The Students' Forum; Cub Aircraft Ltd. ad; Condensed Club News; Full page ad with photos for the Canadian Marconi Company; Northern Electric Aircraft Radio ad; Bristol Engine ad inside back cover; Imperial Oil ad for Stanavo products on back cover features photo of an interesting craft in flight in the far north; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. 
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Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine, Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.
4 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 9" - 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.
5 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 9" - 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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Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine, Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H.
6 Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H. Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
36 pages. Features: Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features Gabrielle de la Landelle and his design of the "Steam Air Liner" of 1864; North Atlantic Rehearsal - Double crossing of the Atlantic involving the "Caledonia" with photos; Full-age ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The 8th Annual meeting of the Canadian Flying Clubs Association at Regina - article with photos of Lt.-Col. E.A. McCuster, Cliffe Kaake, W. Stempel, H.B. Monaghan, Dr. J.J. Green; Full-page ad for the De Havilland Dragon Rapide with photo; The Sperry Gyropilot - article with photo; Deutsche Lufthansa in the North Atlantic - article with two great photos of the Nordmeer; Photo of an HA 139 seaplane taking off; Lovely Pontiac centrefold ad; Shortcutting the Globe - flying over the top of the world; Old Country (Britain) Gossip; United Air Transport Ltd. ad; M.A.L.C. News; Condensed news from the flying clubs; News from the West Coast; Siddeley Cheetah full-page photo ad; The Students' Forum; Cub Aircraft ad; Nice illustrated Imperial Airways ad inside back cover; Stanavo products ad on back cover; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, February 27, 1937: The Fall of Malaga / Combined Manoeuvre Prove Singapore "Invulnerable", Bryant, Arthur; Brown, Ivor; et al
7 Bryant, Arthur; Brown, Ivor; et al The Illustrated London News, February 27, 1937: The Fall of Malaga / Combined Manoeuvre Prove Singapore "Invulnerable"
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall De Grineau, Bryan; Davis, G.H. 
Pages 329- 372. Features: Cover photo shows the "Almirante Cervera" passing astern of the HMS "Rodney"; Precautions to prevent British warships from being bombed by mistake by aircraft and gauged in the Spanish Civil War; Page of illustrations entitled "The Price of Peace - 1.5 billion pound British Defence Plans" shows hardware to be acquired over five years; Five hard-to-believe photos illustrate traditional (antiquated) oil extraction and refining methods in the great Kirkuk Field; Photo of tossing the pancake at sea - Shrove Tuesday aboard the "Rodney"; Photo of Heyford heavy bomber in flight, illustrating its "dustbin" which enables the gunner to protect the plane from attack from below; Book review of "The Flight Of An Empress", by Wu Yung; Page of illustrations present life in the narrow, thronged Main Street and diminutive shops of San Moritz, the most fashionable village in Europe; Nice one page photo of the peak of Le Fou" in the Alps; Photo-illustrated article on the crested, pineal-eyed Tuatara of New Zealand; Photo of the funeral procession of Dom William Henle, Prior of Buckfast, leaving the Abbey; Page of photos and text describe manoeuvres which proved Singapore "invulnerable"; Two pages of night photos; Six photos show Malaga in the hands of Franco's forces - refugees and homeless; Six photos illustrate the fall of Malaga - the city occupied by Gen. Franco's forces; Fascinating photo illustrated article entitled "A first dynasty Egyptian tomb with unique evidence of burial methods" - the first discovery of a nobleman's body of that period in the position in which he was buried - the tomb of Sabu at Sakkara; Two page centrefold photo of "pyrotechnics" during the conversion of scrap metal in the steel foundry of Messrs. Kryn and Lahy; Photo of Imperial Airways' "Cambria" landing at Hythe; Photo of Marshal Graziani's motorcade crossing ferry Bridge at Lake Ferranti before the attempt on his life; Australia defeats England at cricket; Photo of French frontier guards inspecting motorist at Pertuis as they enforce non-intervention ban on volunteers; Photo of the first world ice hockey championships to be held in London - players parade with their banners at the opening ceremony at Wembley; Photos of personalities of the we conclude Capt. Charles Moore, Gen. Liotta, Lord Huntly, Marshal Graziani, Dr. K. Burkhardt, Sir Percy Cox, Prof. W. M. Lindsay, the Duke and Duchess of Kent Leaving Belgrave Sq., Norman Wilkinson, Walter B. Emery, leading figures in Japan's new government, Sir John Harrowing, and Edward Garnett; Three photos of Vienna Nazis giving Hitler salute to German statesman Herr Von Papen and Baron von Neurath; Three photos of Earl Marshal of England bringing home his bride; Fantastic one-page illustration proposes a huge mid-sea floating 2000 foot airfield where planes can refuel; Article and seven photos of magnificent Ming frescoes discovered in a Chinese temple at Fa Hai Sse, northwest of Peking; Interesting article entitled "Education without tears 100 years ago"; Rumanian crowd offers fascist salute at the funeral of 2 Iron Guards Killed in Spain; Photo of Lithuanian president Smetona speaking on the occasion of his country's 19th anniversary of independence; Nice one page ad for Schweppes soda water; Halfpage photo-illustrated tourism ad for Morocco; One-page illustrated ad for Duckham's Adcoids ('engine tonic to save petrol'); One-page photo-illustrated ad for the Hudson Eight Club Saloon (car); One-page illustrated ad for the new Ford V-8 "30" car; Colour back cover ad for Douglas Stuart (Stuart House of London); and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril
8 Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1942 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H.; Turner, C.E.; De Grineau, Bryan; Cuneo, Terence T. 
Pages 421-448 pages. Features: Cover photo of huge pile of German fighters and bombers - reduced to a large mound of scrap metal in Britain; Nice one-page colour Guinness ad features red wagon wheel, smiley face, belt, tacks, rock, sock, ace of hearts... and glass of Guinness; Photos of "Liberators" and "Fortresses" in flight; Six photos of how H.M. destroyer "Ithuriel" rammed and sunk Italian submarine "Cobalto" in the Mediterranean; Photos of glider troops in training; German invasion tide laps the Caucasus Barrier - one-page model of the main features as seen from the line of enemy approach; Fourteen pictures illustrate the metamorphosis of the "Footslogger" - the infantryman today is a jack-of-all-trades - and master of most!; The Metamorphosis of Infantry (article); Photos of typical duties of a battalion; Six photos of ground action in Stalingrad; Four aerial photos of an enemy bomber's views of the Battle of Stalingrad; Centrefold illustration "Epic of Stalingrad" depicts vicious street fighting; Five illustrations of what a post-war London may look like; Two large photos contrast the amount of human labour required to build aerodromes in China and Great Britain; Photos of three American cruisers sunk - "Vincennes", "Quincy", and "Astoria"; Two photos of Churchill aboard warship in Scotland; Page of illustrations explain new german explosive incendiary bomb; Reatreat in the East - article; Two-pages of great illustrations exlain the "Potentialities of Mass-Production of Flying-Boats as Troop-Carriers and Heavy Freighter Air-Planes - including the "Mars", Curtiss "Commando" and "Stirling"; Photo of Corporal Franklin M. Koons of the Rangers - first American to with the M.M. in this war; Fascimiles of German notices deporting British subjects in the Channel Islands to Germany; How to make an Epidiascope for Picture Projection; Photo of vast locust swarm in Kenya; Nice colour back cover ad for Johnnie Walker shows metal fence being installed in front of stately home. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 26, 1942 - The Wreckage of Rommel's Defeat, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril
9 Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 26, 1942 - The Wreckage of Rommel's Defeat
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1942 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H.; Turner, C.E.; De Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 337-364. Features: Cover photo of Winston Churchill watching a parade of heavy infantry tanks named after him; Photos of Wendell Willkie visiting our forward positions in Egypt; Two pages of devastation - the wreckage left behind after Rommel's forced retreat from the Western Desert; Page of desert photos including German POWs, a 'sticky' bomb, minesweeping and Communion for the wounded; One-page illustration of deserted village in East Anglia; The Position of Madagascar - article; Six photos of tanks and their landing craft; Malta "Island Fortress of Heroism" Receives her George Cross - six photos of the pomp and ceremony; Photo of the "Wakefield" ablaze, and photo of her passengers on deck awaiting rescue; Photo of FDR beside large Japanese flag - which he refused to touch; Photos of H.M. destroyer "Zulu" and flying-boat "Clare", both lost; Twelve photos from the Russian Front; Centrefold map of Australia, "Japan's Main Objective in the Pacific"; Six Photos of the last moments of the "Yorktown", sunk off Midway Island; Photos of ten personalities of the week include Commander E.P. Tomkinson, General Von Kleist, Admiral Sir William James, Lieut. Cutler, V.C. (of Australia), and Sergt. Murray Smythe, V.C. with Major-General Dan Pienaar; Three aerial photos of Rouen after first raid by U.S. "Fortresses"; Photos of London's evacuated statues; Four large before and after photos of Dusseldorf after raid of September 10; Victory Through Air Power (article); Five photos of Marines vigorously training; Four photos of U.S. Troops learning to swim through seas of blazing oil; One-page illustration of British naval losses since the war's outbreak, from capital ships to submarines; Six illustrations of the life of British War Prisoners in Germany; Sixteen portraits of war prisoners in Oflag VIe, by Lt. J.F. Watton; vintage ads. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 7, 1942 -  Cover Photo of U.S. Soldier Newly Arrived in Great Britain / The Caproni-Campini Jet-Powered Aeroplane, Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P.
10 Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P. The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 7, 1942 - Cover Photo of U.S. Soldier Newly Arrived in Great Britain / The Caproni-Campini Jet-Powered Aeroplane
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd. 1942 First Edition Paperback Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Bryan; Davis, G.H.; Turner, C.E.; De Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 161-192. Features: Two pages of illustrations of dozens of U.S. Navy, Army and Air Force badges of rank; Photo of the H.M.S. "Barham", lost in the Mediterranean on November 25, 1941; Photo of crashed 'Sunderland' aircraft and her crew who were taken prisoner by Italy when they drifted to shore; Maps and photos of Burma and Amboina; Photo of Dutch submarine bringing U-boat prisoners to a British port; Photo of Capitan-Lieut. Gert Schreiber, of the sunken "U-95" coming ashore from the Dutch submarine; Pearl Harbor burial scene in Nuuanu Cemetery; Photo of "Norness" sunk 60 miles off Long Island; Photos of Damaged enemy vehicles outside Bardia, and dug-outs for Officers; Six photos in the Western desert (in Africa) - captured Panzer Commander General Von Ravenstein, captured U-boat crew, Axis naval prisoners under Sikh guard, German anti-tank mines removed by South African Engineers; The Debate and Its Results - article with maps of the Donets Basin and Benghazi; Photos of twelve personalities of the week include Major Barbara Stimson, Lieut. Achsa Bean, Sir Edward Meyerstein, Pan-American Conference at Rio, Mr. Curtin meeting defense chiefs, Vidkun Quisling, Sir Cecil Graves, Mr. R.W. Foot, Manuel Quezon and General Douglas MacArthur; Two photos of Japan's Imperial Household Guards; Five photos of American 'White' trucks used to haul British tanks; Photo of scorched earth at what was a Malayan rubber plantation; Photos from Singapore and the Malay Peninsula; Centerfold relief map entitled "Singapore Island Besieged by Japan - from Johore to our beleaguered fortress in the far east; Two-page illustration of an American Infantry Unit in an Irish village; Two pages with eleven dramatic illustrations of the Battle of Macassar Strait - Japan's greatest naval defeat of the war; One-page illustration shows how the main tank force is screened and supported by other mechanised units; One-page illustration of the formation of a battle fleet steaming into action; Two photos and cross-section diagram of the Jet-propelled Caproni-Campini Aeroplane; Photo of ladies shredding confidential documents; Five great photos of an Australian crew manning a British 25-pound Howitzer; Vintage ads; Classy back cover colour ad for BSA features Robert Havell illustration of The Oxford and Opposition Coaches. This issue was never stapled. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this great wartime issue. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 23, 1952 -  Cover Photo of  Flooding Devastation to the Main Street of Lynmouth, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; Burton, Maurice
11 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; Burton, Maurice The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 23, 1952 - Cover Photo of Flooding Devastation to the Main Street of Lynmouth
England The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1952 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Lobban; De Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 273-312. Features: Nice colour-illustrated ad for Arthur Guinness, Son & Co.Ltd. features Pelicans; Five pages of photos of horrific flood damage to North Devon, West Somerset and Lymouth; The marriage of Mr. Anthony Eden to Miss Clarissa Spencer Churchill; Six photos of Chinese occupation in Tibet; Two-page photo montage of 22 performers at the Edinburgh Festibal of Music and Drama; Six photos from Fiji where homage was paid to the memory of the late King George VI by local people; The Tragedy of the Gouffre Lepineux, the world's deepest cave - four photos and an illustration related to the death of spelunker M. Marcel Loubens; Aerial centerfold photo of Lynmouth flood devastation; Important discoveries at Nimrud, including the great frieze of Assur-Nassir-Pal; Cyril Falls writes of his experience aboard the S.S. United States; Interesting article on stoats; Six photos of the opening ceremonies of the Sixth Edinburgh Festival; Photos of personalities of the week, includingMr. Anthony Eden and his bride, formerly Miss Clarissa Spencer Churchill; Photos of Eva Peron's funeral processions; Channel swimmers Victor Birkett and Kathleen Mayo; *Beautiful* colour-illustrated ad for New Berry Fruits by Meltis Ltd. inside back cover; Classy colour ad on back cover for the Hooper four-door sports saloon, design No. 8294, on Bentley; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A quality vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
12 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1947 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall de Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 677-704. Features: Colour Dunlop ad inside front cover features The Mumming Plays; Cover photo of wartime munitions being scrapped for production drive; Five photos illustrate the United Nations new simultaneous interpretation system; Two pages of illustrations explain the Swedish Albatross marine expedition as it investigates seabed deposits; An account of the aims of the Albatross expedition and of the equipment used to obtain material for scientific investigation from great depths; Six-photo sequence shows an F8F Bearcat's failed attempt to land on the USS Tarawa - it ultimately crashes into the sea; Photo of road scouts delivering 800,000 signatures to the House of Commons with the aim of restoring the basic petrol ration; Photos of personalities of the week include Lord Croft, Mr. Strachey, Malcolm McCorquodale, Lord Hemmingford, H. R. Macbeth-Raeburn, M. Tristan Bernard, Sir Reginald Stubbs, Marshall Tito, Mr. Dinnyes, Dr. Nicholas Murray Butler, Mr. Dimitrov of Bulgaria, Col. N. A. Filatov, Winston Churchill at Manchester Town Hall, and Arab leaders attending the Arab League Conference on Palestine at Almaza Airport; Article discusses the Marshall Plan and Mr. Molotov; Photos of Jewish Settlement Police trainees and map of the United Nations plan, dividing Palestine into a Jewish state and an Arab state, with Jerusalem and International city; Two pages of photos and text describe troops of the Arab League states, including photo of Glubb Pasha, commander of the Arab Legion of Transjordan; Two-page centrefold illustration inside the Structures Department at the Royal Aircraft Establishment where students are taught how to test aircraft components; Six illustrations show young engineers training in model making and wind tunnel testing; Five photos document the state funeral of France's great tank General Leclerc, who perished in a North African air crash; Eritrea's commission of investigation - six photos with text; Photos of the first ramjet helicopter, on ground and in flight; Photo of 12 foot diameter pipeline carrying water to generate power from the Campbell River dam in British Columbia; Photo of Sir Alan Cunningham and G. Heddingham inspecting scene of rioting and looting in the commercial centre of Jerusalem; Photo of directors and officials of Krupps, Hitler's main armament maker, on trial at Nuremberg; Two pages of photos and text describe bronzes newly found in North Honan; Review of the film "Mine Own Executioner"; Back cover colour ad for Wright's coal tar soap shows dancing Arctic seals. Above average external wear with clumsy tape repair to coverfold. Unmarked. A worthy reference copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in Palestine, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
13 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in Palestine
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1948 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G. H. 
Pages 593-620. Features: Cover photo of Gen. Cunningham as he leaves Government House, Jerusalem, for the last time as the British mandate in Palestine comes to an end; Samples of ingenious medieval printed works; Two pages of photos of Princess Elizabeth's "New Look" clothes for her first visit to the continent; 5 Dramatic Photos in Palestine and Jerusalem - scenes and factors of the coming struggle for supremacy between Jews and Arabs; Excellent two-page panoramic map of Jerusalem, which has been battered by Arab guns and Jewish mortars and whose future concerns every Christian community; Seven more photos of Palestine illustrate harsh results of the ongoing conflict; Large photo of the horrible wreck of the London-Bradford express train at Wath, which killed six; Article discusses Spain as a factor in European politics; Photo of the Dutch Royal Palace on fire; Photo of the 150th anniversary of the burial of Capt. Vancouver; Photo of Sissinghurst Place, the home of Mr. Lindsay Drummond, the main part of which was destroyed by fire on May 22; Wonderful centrefold illustrations explain how ASDIC locates enemy submarines while they are still submerged; Page of illustrations explain how "Hedgehog", deadliest of the Royal Navy's submarine killers, works; page of illustrations of personalities of the week includes Kathleen Lady Hartington, Lord Fitzwilliam, Alfred Edwards, Petronella Ferguson, Richard Wyndham, George Beurling, Col. J. L. Ralston, Sir Robert Clive, Herbert Morrison, Mr. Bevin, Count Bernadotte, David Ben-Gurion proclaiming the birth of a Jewish state of Israel, Moshe Shertok, and Dr. Chaim Weizmann; Photos of Princess Elizabeth's visit to Coventry; Two pages of photos present some aspects of the present day curriculum at Queen's College, Harley St., which celebrated its Centenary this month; Photo of the US cruiser Salt Lake City, still dangerously radioactive nearly 2 years after test; Photos of Britain's greatest combined naval and air exercise since1939; Two pages of photos of a great treasure of Nelson relics bought by the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. Unmarked with average wear. A few minor archival tape repairs. A worthy reference copy. 
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Canadian Aviation, September 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine, Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.
14 Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K. Canadian Aviation, September 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Brown, Chas. E. 
32 pages. Features: Cover photo of a flight formation of four "Fury" aircraft from No. 1 (fighter) Squadron, RAF, Tangmere, England; Great two-colour Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover promotes their affiliation with Trans-Canada Air Liners; Neat Ethyl Corporation full-page ad shows an illustration of the birdlike monoplane of Clement F. Ader who attained a short, uncontrolled flight in 1891 in France; News and Views of the Month; Activity in Winnipeg; Full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; Montreal Air Pageant Draws Large Crowds - article with photos; United Air Transport - article with photos of Grant W.G. McConachie, E.W. Kubicek, Ralph Oakes, Lenard Waagen and Chris. Green; A Week End at Saint Jovite; Lockheed Presents Its New Transport, the 14 - article with photos; Photos of runway contruction in Winnipeg; Webster Trophy Winners; R.C.A.F. Appointments; The Show at Sea Island - with several photos including Miss Rollie Moore, Tex Rankin, Hal Wilson and George Lothian; The Fleetwings Sea Bird; Air Propagande Stages Show at Sherbrooke; Old Country Gossip; The Students' Forum; Siddeley Cheetah ad; Cub Aircraft ad; Condensed News from the Clubs; M.A.L.C. News; Imperial Oil ad on back cover; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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Canadian Aviation, October 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine, Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.
15 Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K. Canadian Aviation, October 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
36 pages. Features: Cover photo of an L2 anchored at Lac du Bonnet, Man. on its return from the Arctic in search of the missing Sigmund Levanesky and crew; Nice two-colour Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover boasts of their affiliation with the new Trans-Canada Air Liners; Frontis photo of a formation of Bristol Blenheim bombers; Our search for Levanesky - as told by Air Commodore H. Hollick Kenyon - with photos of Sir Hubert Wilkins' expedition leaving North Beach, NY and another photo of the crew; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The John Webster Competition; Winging over Europe - as told by B. Marcuse; Notes from Winnipeg; International Air Meet at Brandon - article with photos; Starratt on the Up; The Logue Trophy for Maritime Flying Clubs; Bristol Engineering - Sleeve Valve Engine Development; Nice full-page ad for the 1938 McLaughlin Buick; Meet D. B. (Duard Browning) Colyer - article with photo; Nice Bristol full-page ad features illustration of the Blenheim bomber; Notes from Winnipeg with photo of the mail seaplane "Mercury" under construction and during first test flight; Great De Havilland full-page ad has photo of British North American Airways staff in front of their new Dragon Rapides; Old Country Gossip; News from the West Coast; The Students' Forum; Condensed News from the Clubs; M.A.L.C. News; Full-page ad for Cub Aircraft features photo of R. Languerand of Foleyet, Ontario; Imperial Oil ad on back cover; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine of Literature, History, and State Progress, May, 1906, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 5 - Helen Peabody and Western College, Childs, Curtis B.; Rotch, Mrs. Grace M.; Adams, Ida G.; Walker, Hon. Joseph B.; Phillips, Mildred Grant; et al
16 Childs, Curtis B.; Rotch, Mrs. Grace M.; Adams, Ida G.; Walker, Hon. Joseph B.; Phillips, Mildred Grant; et al The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine of Literature, History, and State Progress, May, 1906, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 5 - Helen Peabody and Western College
Concord, New Hampshire The Granite Monthly Company 1906 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 131-160. Printed upon glossy stock. Nice reproductions of black and white photos. Features: Helen Peabody and Western College - with one-page photo portrait of Ms. Peabody; The Milford Woman's Club; New Hampshire's Daughters - origins and history of the club; Three Important Acts of New Hampshire; A Hint to New Hampshire Clubs; A New Light; Obituaries for Hon. Joseph W. Fellows, Joseph H. Coit, Oscar Holmes Bradley; Poems; Nice illustrated ad for the Boston and Maine Railroad features the Seashore Lake and Mountain resorts; Back cover ad for Brown & Batchelder's clothing store at 50 North Main St.. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality vintage copy. 
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Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo, Clark, Gregory; Wilson, Dave; O'Brien, Andy; Klyn, Doyle
17 Clark, Gregory; Wilson, Dave; O'Brien, Andy; Klyn, Doyle Weekend Magazine, Vol. 15, No. 52 - December 25, 1965 - Gregory Clark and Susanna Cover Photo
Victoria, British Columbia Victoria Daily Times 1965 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Beaver, Bert; Prazak, Frank; Johnson, Bruce 
24 pages. Features: The Wonderful Christmas Ballet - The National Ballet at the O'Keefe Centre - article with beautiful colour photos; Gregory Clark and his new 2-year-old neighbour Susanna entertain each other (cover photo); The Day the Whooping Cranes Came - photos of the birds which stayed near Moose Jaw for two weeks; Colour photos of Christmas at Canada's "Coldest Corner" - Portage and Main in Winnipeg; Artist Bruce Johnson illustrates his three children in their search for the perfect Christmas tree; Stan Mikita - A Chip on his Shoulder and his Eye on the Net - article and great photos, including his wife and new baby; Super-duper ful-page colour Christmas Nipper comic. Printed by newspapers across Canada as a weekend supplement. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 168, November (Nov.) 6, 1917.  The Campaign in German East Africa (III.), Correspondents of The Times
18 Correspondents of The Times The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 168, November (Nov.) 6, 1917. The Campaign in German East Africa (III.)
London The Times 1917 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Cover Portrait of Brigadier-Gen. Edward Northey, C.B. Commanded the Nyasalind-Rhodesia Force. Abundantly illustrated with black and white photos. Contents include: military situation in East Africa at the close of 1916; The Belgian campaign under General Tombeur; Opening of the offensive, April 1916; Conquest of region between Tanganyika and Victoria Nyanza; British Column seizes Mwanza; Colonel Olsen Occupies Ujiji; Joint advance on Tabora; Life in Tabora under the Germans; Harsh treatment of British Prisoners; Belgians enter Tabora; Germans retreat south towards Mahenge; Results of Belgian campaign; General Northey's Campaign; Advance from the Nyasa-Rhodesia Frontier; Transport Difficulties; Nearly 400,000 carriers employed; German forces defeated; Northey's advance toward Iringa; Germans from Tabora under General Wahle pierce Northey's lines; Van Deventer's cooperation from the north; Mahenge force attacks Northey; Assailants repulsed; German concentration around Mahenge; Combined offensive by Van Deventer and Northey Fails; General Smuts Reorganizes his army and lines of communication; Kilwa operations; advance toward the Rufiji; German Main Force escapes from the Mgeta; Captain Selous killed; Changes in the command; Portugal's help. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. Please note: readers may also be interested in the following two issues: Part 121 - The Campaign in German East Africa (I); Part 146 - The Campaign in German East Africa (II). 
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Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss", Gallagher, Captain James; Davidson, Bill; Fay, Bill; Crichton, Kyle; Bauer, Hambla; Graziano, Rocky; Bernstein, Walter; Finney, Jack; Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Lamb, Harold; Clark, J.G. Jr.
19 Gallagher, Captain James; Davidson, Bill; Fay, Bill; Crichton, Kyle; Bauer, Hambla; Graziano, Rocky; Bernstein, Walter; Finney, Jack; Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Lamb, Harold; Clark, J.G. Jr. Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss"
Springfield, Ohio Crowell-Collier Publishing Company 1949 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Klimley, Stan; Brackett, Ward; Chase, Francis; Cowan, Jack; Dimitri, Piotr; 
90 pages. Features: My Hop Around the World - Captain James Gallagher - article with great photos; 101 Answers to Cancer; Baseball's Winners of 1949; Young Man with a Sneer - Richard Widmark - article with great full-page headshot photo; Hot Fashions by Hattie Carnegie; Trouble is my Middle Name - part 2 of the 3 part Rocky Graziano article; Nice colour illustrations and article for men's spring fashion. Fiction: You Haven't Changed a Bit; Last Kiss; The Stolen Countess; The Spell of the Jade Goddess; Pride's Castle (part 8 of 8). Includes these ads: Hart Schaffner & Marx ad inside front cover; Bert Parks in an Ipana toothepaste ad, Borden's milk products, Jeep trucks, Chrysler's new car with fluid drive transmission, Lucky Strike (nice photo of girl on horse), Plymouth (with photo of Toby Couture, their main test driver), American Airlines - attractive 2-pages in color, PM Whiskey, Mallory hats, Van Heusen ties, Kaiser cars, Chevrolet, the Dodge Meadowbrook, Elgin watches, Glidden paint, Mercury cars, Burroughs business machines - 2 pages in color, Budweiser - full page in color shows fans at ball game, Canada Dry and a back cover color photo ad for Chesterfield cigarettes featuring Joan Crawford and L.E. Thomason of Paris, Kentucky. Average wear. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy. 
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Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad, Green, Dr. J.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.
20 Green, Dr. J.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K. Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad
Ottawa, Canada Aeronautical Publications Limited 1937 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
52 pages. Features: Cover photo onboard a new Douglas Sleeper shows mother, son and stewardess; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Reproduction of an amazing 1883 circust poster drawn by Emil Roe which shows Prof. Harriman's Steam Air Ship; The Turn of the Tide - a review of tremendous aviation progress in 1936; News and Views of the Month; Fantastic full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features Antoinette Cellier and Richard Arlen who star in the film "The Great Barrier"; The Trans-Canada Airway - Progress Report - major article with photos and interesting graphic; Full-page ad for Richards-Wilcox with photo of their doors installed on the seaplane hangar at R.C.A.F. station Trenton; List of notable flights made during 1936; Monospar ad with photo; Early Aeronautical Research in Canada - Part III - the work of W.R. Turnbull - article with photos - airscrew research; Review of Air Mail Services; Fantastic photo Douglas ad shows comfortable passengers in flight; Great photo full-page ad for the Fairchild "Sekani"; Technical Achievements in Review; Great photo full-page ad for the Tiger Moth universal trainer; A.M. "Matt" Berry awarded McKee trophy for 1936 - brief article with photo; Vintage photo Learadio ad by Lear Developments, Inc. of New York; Stats on light aeroplane clubs from 1928 through 1936; Sensational Noorduyn Aircraft Limited four-page centrefold ad features photos of R.B.C. Noorduyn, D.M. Martin, Leigh Capreol, and "Pete" Vachon, as well as photos of the "Norseman" as a skiplane, seaplane, and landplane; Great half-page ad with map from Edmonton north to Cameron Bay for Mackenzie Air Service of Edmonton; Old Country Gossip; Photo of the Bristol Blenheim Bomber; Nice full-page photo ad for the Siddeley Cheetah; Commercial Air Services in Review; Canadian Vickers ad features photo of a Northrop Delta Mark I built for the R.C.A.F.; M.A.L.C. News; Photos and details of new Beechcraft Model 18; Photo of Amelia Earhart with W.C. Tinus of Bell Labs as he installs remote control for a plane's Western Electric radio equipment at Newark Airport shortly before her takeoff; Nice ad for Northern Electric Aircraft Radio; The Students' Forum; Condensed news from clubs; Nice Cub Aircraft ad; Nice Canadian Airways ad inside back cover; Imperial Oil Stanavo ad on back cover; and more. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. 
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