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(Toronto) Star Weekly, March 15, 1958 - Cover Photo of Skier Lucile Wheeler, Authors Not Stated
1 Authors Not Stated (Toronto) Star Weekly, March 15, 1958 - Cover Photo of Skier Lucile Wheeler
Toronto Toronto Star 1958 First Edition Paperback Fair Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Malak of Ottawa (photos); Cognac, Marcel 
24 pages. Features: Lovely colour cover photo of Canada's Lucile Wheeler who set a World Ski record; Photos of National Research Council (NRC) testing at controlled burning of structures in the path of the St. Lawrence seaway; Yvon Durelle - New Brunswick's Fighting Fisherman - article with ten photos; Nice one-page color ad for Campbell's soup features "Budge Beaters" called the Souper Casserole and Souper Scramble; Nice one-page colour-photo ad by the Tea Council of Canada shows young curlers wearing their tams; 15 photos of world news, including 103-year-old ex-slave Satisfied Donethegotaway in Texas; Great weekly pin-up is a one-page colour photo of Ricky Nelson in red jacket holding guitar; Two pages of members of the Ozzie and Harriet Nelson family; Fantastic colour centerfold for Savage Shoes for children; Photos of Montreal's Art Colony, including sculptor Armand Vaillancourt, painter Camille Leduc, ceramicist Guy Ouvrard, enamel specialist Michele Droin and silk screen printer Jean Pierre Baudin; One-page colour-photo ad for Canada Packers 'Domestic' brand shortening features photo insert of 'Canada's Best Cook' Mrs. Marjorie Barton; Article and four photos on Lucile Wheeler, the first Canadian to ever bring home a world ski title; Back page features nice colour photos and brief bios of Toronto Maple Leaf players George Armstrong and Brian Cullen; Photos inside back cover include Darlene Smith of Toronto, "Miss Canadian Trapshooting', Champion baton twirler Barbara Feist of Hamilton, Winnipeg hunter Ken Hawkins; Canada's first Indian Senator James Gladstone and his wife of Alberta's Blackfoot tribe; Back cover features nostalgic colour ad for Johnson Sea Horse outboard motors and shows family on the water; Fantastic one-page colour ad for GWG work clothing features engineer holding on to train. Somewhat above-average external wear. Moderate soiling. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this particularly pleasing vintage issue. 
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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 28, 1949: Communists Advance on Shanghai, Bryant, Arthur; Baramki, D.C.; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
2 Bryant, Arthur; Baramki, D.C.; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 28, 1949: Communists Advance on Shanghai
London The Illustrated London News 1949 B00ABKYAIM First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall de Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 722-756. Features: Cover photo of suburban Shanghai Airport converted to defence strong point; The bicentenary exhibition in honour of Dr. Jenner, discoverer of vaccination; Photos of seal pups abandoned in South Africa; Austrian antique arms, armour, models and toys on display in London; Article on "The stately pleasure dome" of the Caliph Hisham revealed in recent excavations near Jericho; Photos of the Khirbet mosaics; Book review of "An Autobiography and other Essays" by G. M. Trevelyan; Article on the Campaign of Novara, 1849 with photo of Radetzky; Photo of flood damage in Fort Worth Texas; Photo of memorial to the Champion Italian Association football team, The Torino F. C., wiped out in an air crash on May 4; Photos from Shanghai, the beleaguered city; One-page map of Shanghai, China's richest prize, now within the communist grasp; Photos of personalities of the week include Maj. Gen. Kvashnin, Wing Commander M.A. Smith, Dr. Gilbert H Grosvenor, Mr. Stanley A. Williams, Sir William Nicholson, Mr. James V. Forrestal, Archbishop Damaskinos, Lieut. George Albert Cairns, V. C., Mr. George Rogers, Mr. Robert Mellish, Mr. J.P. Mallalieu, Mr. William Blyton, Mr. Frank Beswick, Mr. James T. Adams, Dr. H. A. H. Boot, Prof. J.T. Randall, Prof. J. Sayers, and Sir William Coates; Protesting the auction of ex- Marshal Petain's confiscated effects; Photo of Miss Joan Curry, who beat Miss Louise Brough in the French lawn tennis championships; Two pages of dramatic photos of the railway strike in Berlin - scenes of struggle for the stations in the western sectors between the workers on strike and Soviet-controlled railway and "people's" police; Drilling reveals Britain's new Staffordshire coalfield May yield 400 million tons; Photos of huge celebration in Tripoli after the United Nations rejected the proposal to give Italy trusteeship of Tripolitani Photo of royalist Bavarians saluting their Crown Prince Rupprecht on his 80th birthday; Incredible photo of the Martin Marshall Mars flying boat, with its 301 passengers and seven crew on its wings and massed beside it; Two pages of photos of heavenly bodies revealed by the 200 inch Mount Palomar telescope; Page of illustrations shows why a wrecked ship may break in two. Lacking first few pages of advertisements. Unmarked with average wear. Moderate soiling to front cover. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 5, 1936: Tragic End of the Crystal Palace / Assault on the Nanda Devi, Bryant, Arthur; et al
3 Bryant, Arthur; et al The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 5, 1936: Tragic End of the Crystal Palace / Assault on the Nanda Devi
London The Illustrated London News 1936 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Black, Montague B. 
Pages 999- 1042. Features: Cover photo of destruction of the Crystal Palace by fire; Photo of the late Sir Basil Zaharoff, the armaments financier, with his wife; Page of photos of Italy's naval review for Adm. Horthy; Book review of "Walkabout", by Lord Moyne; Page of photos of New Guinea's strange customs and creatures; 10 photos of naval vessels controlled by Gen. Franco and by the Spanish government; One-page pictorial map of Barcelona, with its harbour and buildings, and an inset map showing the position of the safety zone for foreign and neutral ships; Three pages of photos of the highest peak ever climbed, 25,660 foot Nanda Devi, and climbers upon her; Photos of Dr. T. D. A. Cockerell with Grey Owl and his wife; Photos of Crystal Palace before and after the tragic fire; Lovely colour centrefold painting of the town of Paarl, South Africa, by Montague B. Black; Charming one page colour ad for McVitie & Price's Christmas specialties - biscuits and sweets; Photos of personalities of the week include Sir Edwin Deller, Capt. E. C. Cobb, J. T. Christie, R. Gibson, Adm. Sir Reginald Tupper, H. L. French, Carl von Ossietzky, Maj. J. W. B. Tindall, Emil Stickling, the Duke of Kent, Adm. Horthy, and King Victor Emmanuel; Photo of Von Ribbentrop and Viscount Mushakoyi signing German- Japanese Pact in Berlin; Photo of Italian subs under construction; Photo of Stalin introducing new Soviet Constitution; Photo of the Tori Khel tribe handing over rifles to a British agent; Photo of the opening of Egypt's parliament under the new Anglo-Egyptian treaty; One page Harrods ad features practical clothing items; Four illustrated pages of suggested Christmas gifts; Full-page Egyptian travel ad; Half-page German travel ad; Half-page Bentley sports car ad; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound a vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 4, 1947: Racial Minorities of Indochina, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
4 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 4, 1947: Racial Minorities of Indochina
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1947 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
32 pages. Features: Cover photo of miner at work 1000 yards below grade in the Milliard Seam at Snowden Colliery, in Kent; Amazing photo of crashed Dakota aircraft atop houses at South Ruislip; Five photos of Husky and Malemute dogs which will help Rear-Admiral Richard E. Byrd's new Antarctic expedition; Miracles of salvage in Italy - five photos of monuments rebuilt from fragments; Photos of brilliant results of Italian buildings and frescoes rebuilt after the war; Article entitled Some Service Landmarks of 1946, which includes two photos from troubled Jerusalem; Six photos of an Allied forces horse race held at Okayama, Japan; Five photos of King Michael of Rumania; Three large photos illustrate the huge Abadan oil refinery and the countryside pipelines which feed it; Photo of heroic Rome fruit vendor Domenico Ferri who caught baby Pier Carlo who had fallen from 6th floor window; Photos of the crash of Trans-World Airlines (TWA) Constellation Star of Cairo, near Shannon Airport; Photos of terrible tsunami damage at Tanabe, Japan and Shinghu, Japan; Two pages of great photos illustrate radio-controlled (RC) model car racing - America's fourth most popular sport; One page photo of the Alizes on the high trapeze under the big top; Photos of personalities of the week include Lieut. Gen. Sir Leslie Hollis, Lieut. Gen. Sir J. Crocker, Lord Russell of Killowen, Harold McKenna, Prof. Paul Langevin, Prof. Hartridge, W. C. Fields, Sir Victor Mallett, the victorious United States Davis cup team, and Lord Normanand; Two photos of L. F. Lawes and his model glider fitted with a small camera to be used for photographic reconnaissance; Wonderful full-page photo of postal workers coping with a mountain of packages at Mount Pleasant; Two pages of fascinating photos of the racial minorities of Indochina, as yet undisturbed by Vietnam claims. Unmarked with average wear. Advertising front cover taped in place, otherwise a sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 27, 1948: Canada's New Prime Minister, Louis St. Laurent / U.S. Navy tests "Salamander" Remote-Controlled (Drone) Tank, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
5 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 27, 1948: Canada's New Prime Minister, Louis St. Laurent / U.S. Navy tests "Salamander" Remote-Controlled (Drone) Tank
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 Mr. J. W. Belcher, a leading figure at the tribunal of inquiry into allegations of irregularities involving ministers; Karsh photo portrait of Mr. Louis St. Laurent, Canada's new Prime Minister; Book review of "The Life and Death of Benjamin Robert Hayden", by Eric George; Several photos of Princess Margaret in Sheffield at the opening of an industrial exhibition; Two pages of photos of people connected with click close tribunal, including Mr. Gerald Upjohn, Mr. Justice Lynskey, Mr. Russell Vick, Mr. Charles Key, Mr. Francis Cecil Price, Mr. George Gibson, Mr. James R Cross, Mr. Henry Saft, Arthur Thorpe, Alfred Bieber, Joseph Kennedy, Sidney Stanley, Harry Sherman, Sir Hartley Shawcross, William Glanville Hall, Mrs. John Belcher, David Rufus Williams, and Mr. Jacob Harris; Photo of new airfield at Tegel in Berlin; Photo of collapsed road, tunnel on the Riviera; Photo of two Royal couples whose marriages have been dissolved - King Farouk of Egypt and Queen Farida, and the Shah of Iran and Empress Fazia; Uranium discovered on the shores of Lake Superior Ontario; Ocean liner Queen Elizabeth immobilized at Southampton after crew walks off in sympathy with American dock strikers; Two pages of fascinating photos of Kalgan, a front-line city in war-torn China; The Civil War reaches Shanghai - page of dramatic photos from the city as the communists advance; Sensational four-panel centrefold cutaway drawing of the new 28,000 ton Orient liner Orcades, which is expected to leave on her maiden voyage to Australia on December 14; Five photos of the glories of Wimborne Minster; Photos of personalities of the week include Victor Csornoky, Air-Comm. H.G. Brackley, Lord Winster, Sir Sidney Caine, Capt. G.E. Cove, Mr. W.V. Gibson, Len Beyers, H.E. Khwaja Nazimuddin, M. Sophoulis, A. E.W. Mason, Air Commodore E.H. Fielden, Wing Commander E.W. Tacon; Opening the new tube line extension at Greenford Station; Photo of homemade midget submarine seized in the Italian part of Lake Lugano; Page of drawings of a secret US naval weapon, the "Salamander" in action [an early drone tank]; Two large photos of the "Salamander" in action. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al
6 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1948 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G. H.; Codner, Maurice 
Pages 449-476. Features: Nice colour one-page ad for Hillman Minx cars inside front cover; Cover photo of Cruft's dog show at Olympia; 19 photos of canine winners at Cruft's; Photo of human guinea pig, Lieut. A. L. Hall, avoiding being sucked into jet engine; Photo of cameras used in the V-2 and Aerobee rockets; Photo of huge St. Louis cement mixer which discharges concrete 20 feet high; Photo of mass "suicide" of whales beached on the Florida coast; Photos taken from a V-2 rocket illustrate the curvature of the earth; Photos of personalities of the week include Air Marshal Sir Arthur P. M. Sanders, Air Vice-Marshal T. M. Williams, C. F. Cobbold, Arthur Horner, William Lawther, Capt. Oliver Bird, Brig. R. F. K. Bellchem, Sir Bruce Bruce-Porter, the late Charles Cruft, Lord Justice Singleton, Mr. Justice Pearce, Lord Justice Denning, his Majesty the King with Commonwealth prime ministers at Buckingham palace, Mr. Justice Devlin, Miss Wanda Morgan, Eustace Storey, Sir John and Lady Heathcot-Amory, Gunnar Haeggloef, General Barrof Rodriguez, and Field Marshall Lord Montgomery; Photo of Mr. F. W. Sylvester, sentenced by the Jews to seven years imprisonment for publishing information calculated to be useful to the enemies of Israel and of being in possession of and operating a wireless transmitter without license; Photo of the Reine car in which the driver enters through the windscreen; Photo of the former Marshal Graziani, charged with high treason before a special court; Photo of the last of the German POWs from the Middle East; Two photos from Hyderabad India; Photo of the new country home of Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, the Mill House, on the river Wey at Bentley; Photo of the special rocket launching racks on the after deck of USS Norton Sound, capable of launching rockets up to 14 tons in weight; Photo of the USS Norton Sound, a seaplane tender converted into a floating lab for the test firing of various types of rockets and for upper atmosphere research; Six photos around the San Juan River in Nicaragua, where Nelson first saw active service; Souvenirs of Nelson in the West Indies - relics and memories in Antigua and Jamaica; Article on the French army and its future; Five photos of a Greek Army triumph - fighting in the Mount Grammos area; Handsome full-page colour illustration of Field Marshall Viscount Alexander of Tunis; Article and colour illustrations of the dodo bird; One-page colour illustration of Elizabethan wallpaper; Mexico's Feast of Corpus Christi - Four amazing photos of men dancing atop 100 foot pole; Two pages of photos of Danish art treasures on exhibit in London; Two pages of diagrammatic drawings of large and light fleet aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy, with inset photo of the old ship of the line, Implacable; One-page photo and write-up of a Pallid Cloud Rat, from Luzon, seen alive in Europe for the first time; Two-page photo spread of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, hometown of the atom; photo of Mr. G. H. Redlich demonstrating his radio-controlled model battleship at a Wimbledon Common pond; Excellent aerial photo of two massive B-36A six-engined heavy bombers; Aerial photo of the Airspeed Ambassador on a test flight; Back cover colour ad for Austin cars. Advertising front cover secured with archival tape, otherwise unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy 
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International Artist Magazine - The Magazine for Artists By Artists From Around the World, February / March (Feb. / Mar.) 2010, #71 - Painting the Exotic Places of Old China, Caporale, Wende; et al
7 Caporale, Wende; et al International Artist Magazine - The Magazine for Artists By Artists From Around the World, February / March (Feb. / Mar.) 2010, #71 - Painting the Exotic Places of Old China
USA International Artist Publishing Inc. 2010 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
144 pages. Features: David Jon Kassan; How to hire models; James Gurney Masterclass Part 3 & 4; What kind of artist are you?; Lissa Friedman; Barbara Pease; Gerald Hennessey; Dmitry Oivadis; Basin and Range; In search of controlled finish; Robert Lovett's China; Understanding color, Part 4; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. 
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NAWCC Bulletin - National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors - December 1995, Volume 37/6, Number 299, Everett, Kathy
8 Everett, Kathy NAWCC Bulletin - National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors - December 1995, Volume 37/6, Number 299
USA NaWCC 1995 First Edition Paperback Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Features: Spring Suspensions for Accurate Pendulums; Silas B. Terry and His Timepieces with Springs; The Rise and Fall of the Wallace Electric; An American Beauty - The Samuel Mulliken II, Salem, Mass. Dwarf Clock; At the Bench, "Adjusted" vs. "Unadjusted" Watches; Radio-Controlled Watches & Clocks; A Watch by Frederick Funk; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. 
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Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, January 20, 1947: Cover Photo of General George Marshall, Hazlitt, Henry; et al
9 Hazlitt, Henry; et al Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, January 20, 1947: Cover Photo of General George Marshall
USA Weekly Publications 1947 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
100 pages. Features: Nice color Nash car ad inside front cover; Up from the Ranks - two-page Bell Telephone ad features photos of 17 Presidents of their operating telephone companies; Classy color Dodge ad features red car and snowman; Borden's ad features Elsie the Cow; Claude Pepper; Kenneth Romney; GI Wives "Living in Squalor"; Very classy color ad for Monnet Cognac; Observations on General Marshall; Europe - cold hands and empty plates; Nice one-page illustrated ad for Northwest Orient Airlines; Exploded truce in Palestine - bombing at Haifa police station; Russia acts for Spitsbergen base; Nice color Lucky Strike ad features farmer holding big tobacco leaf; Lt. Gen. Lucius DuBignon Clay; Nude photo of Evan Braun's sister by waterfall; Photo of Eva Braun flirting with Nazi treasurer Franz Xaver Schwarz; Photo of Eva Braun doing backbend in barely visible swimsuit - all three of these photos taken by Hitler's private photographer, Heinrich Hoffmann; Marshall's spotlight on China; Vietnam - old wine in new bottles; Photo of Barbara Ann Scott; Boeing ad features photo of Stratocruisers; Photo of Bernard Baruch who has withdrawn from public life; Brief obituaries for Herman Bing, Dr. Victor Robinson, Charles Sumner Woolworth and Eva Tanguay; Globe-trotting astronomer Dr. Harlow Shapley; Photos of British undersea canoe!; (MSC - motorized submersible canoe); Nice color ad for Martin Aircraft; Dexter Masters explains the atom to the masses; Aviation - photo of installation of Ground Controlled Approach at Washington; ICS one-page ad features photos of Van A. Bittner and Wayne A. Johnston; Photo of Howard Hughes re: TWA cuts; TVA = Red Ink Valley?; Photo of helicopter shuttling mail in New York City; Henry Hazlitt explains "How to Reduce the Budget"; Dornicks at Ten Paces; Photo of runner Elmore Harris; Great diving photo - students of the Sparling school prepare to go under in big diving suits; Two-page Newsweek ad; Great photo ad for Skylift forklifts; and more. Middle page holding by one staple. Covers loose but present. Above-average wear and soiling. Clear tape along spine. A worthy vintage copy. 
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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 5, April 16 - 22, 1941, Hutchinson, Walter: Editor
10 Hutchinson, Walter: Editor Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 5, April 16 - 22, 1941
London & Glasgow Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1941 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Dynamic photo of Australian engineers exploding a land mine; Amazing photos of ice-coated naval vessels at sea; Two great photos of U.S. Catalina aircraft used for coastal command, including a great shot of a gunner inside one of the 'blister' turrets; Photo-illustrated article entitled "The Battle of Britain - Final Phases of the epic struggle with the Luftwaffe"; Interesting photos of various Nazi bomber flying formations; Interesting full-page article entitle "Controlling the Battle" shows how Fighter Command controlled daily combats with massed formations of enemy raiders; Photos of the action in East Africa; Photos from the Balkan battle-front; Centerfold illustration by Montague B. Black shows Tripoli, main axis supply base in Northern Africa, being bombarded by the Royal Navy; Photos of damage caused by a large-scale raid on London on April 16th - City Temple, St. Andrews Church at Holborn, Chelsea Old Church, St. Paul's Cathedral, Royal Hospital at Chelsea, the sales rooms of Christie's auction house; photos of London fires; photo of captured German fliers; Photo-illustrated text of broadcast by Admiral Sir Michael Hodges entitled "Naval Maids of all Work"; Photos from behind enemy lines - a German plaine in Africa, a Focke-Wulf Fw 189 in flight; A commentary on the war this week; Photo of Italian motor ship Fella ablaze off Costa Rica; German vessel Reisenach ablaze off Costa Rica; Summary of the chief events in the war this week. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding tight. A quality copy. 
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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, Number 7, July 24 - July 30, 1940, Hutchinson, Walter: Editor
11 Hutchinson, Walter: Editor Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, Number 7, July 24 - July 30, 1940
London Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1940 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. 55 black and white quality photos and illustrations. Features: Photo of the ill-fated British troopship Lancastria, plus photo of hundreds of survivors loading onto a French trawler; Air ampulance purchased by the Girl Guides; Poland's government meets in England; Illustrated text of speech broadcast by Lord Beaverbrook entitled "Builders of Britain's Aircraft" with interesting relevant photos; Photo of Arabs and Jews preparing to battle together against their common enemy; Jersey militiamen train to settle their score with the Nazis; Pilots of the Fleet Air Arm stand at attention before the King; Interesting photo of naval smokescreen in the Mediterranean; Photo of dozens of British armoured cars and their crews; British pilots relax after success against the Nazis who attacked Dover on July 29th; S. Drigin centerfold illustration of the aerial battle over Dover Harbour on the morning of July 29th; Photos of downed German aircraft and damaged English homes; South Staffordshires in Egypt; Photo of the merchant ship Meknes and some of its survivors after it was sunk in the Channel on 24th July; Illustrated text of speech broadcast by Dorothy Thompson (Mrs. Sinclair Lewis) entitled "Master of the Dike"; Photos of regimentl badges of teh British Army; U.S. Planes on the way - photos of a B.17 Flying Fortress and three PBY patrol flying boats in flight; A commentary on the war for this week; Eire's President Mr. De Valera detonates an electrically controlled mine; Summary of chief events in the war this week. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Air Classic Quarterly Review Magazine 1975, Volume 2 - Bound in One Volume, Multiple Contributors
12 Multiple Contributors Air Classic Quarterly Review Magazine 1975, Volume 2 - Bound in One Volume
USA Challenge 1975 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Features: NA-73X - first of a famous breed; RAF's Mustang 1; A-36 - Dive-Bombing Mustang; P-51 & P-51A - Early Development; P-51B & P-51C - The Razorbacks; ACQR Mustang Color Portfolio; P-51D - a sword in the heart of Germany; TP-51D - Mustang built for two; P-51H - last of the Mustangs; XP-51F/G/J - the Lightweights; Mustangs for the Air National Guard; Mustang People; The Early Days - developments that led to the birth of the mightiest sea-going weapon; The first carrier - the USS Langley; The New Breed - the Lexington and Saratoga and aircraft like the F4B and Helldiver controlled the seas in the 1930s; Carriers in Combat; The Post-War Carriers - they were kept busy with Korea, Vietnam and more; New Wings for the Fleet - upgrading carriers and their planes toward the year 2000; Listing of USN Carriers - a complete list of all USN carriers; The Stirrings of War; WWII - the Island War against the Japanese; ACQR Color Portfolio - 16 color pages; Leathernecks over Korea - MSMC vets meet again over Korea; Into the Jet Age - the Marines equip with jet aircraft; Master of Vertical Envelopment - USMC refines the methods of helicopter warfare; USMC in the 1970s - new aircraft boost its strength. Special issue devoted to the US Air Force Museum features articles on: how it was moved from Patterson Field to Wright Field; Color Portfolios; How the USAF made a Sopwith Camel; Saga of 33-324, a rare Douglas biplane; Restoring the last B-10; The last P-35; WWII; Royal Frey remembers; Shoo-Shoo Baby - the history of a B-17; Aircraft of the jet age; inventory listing; and more. Moderate wear. Binding sound. A quality copy. 
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American Forests and Forest Life, April 1928 - The Magazine of the American Forestry Association, Multiple Contributors
13 Multiple Contributors American Forests and Forest Life, April 1928 - The Magazine of the American Forestry Association
Washington, D.C. The American Forestry Association 1928 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Pages 194-256. Features: The Passing of the Maine Wilderness - article with photos of destruction by John C. Phillips; An Anchor to Forestward - How America Tried to Grow Trees for Sail of the line on Santa Rosa Island; Naming the Sequoia - article by Cristel Hastings; Robins and Ruminations - article by Guy W. von Schriltz; How Dierks Lumber and Coal Company is Placing one of the largest bodies of controlled timber in the world uner forest management; Wilderness Classroom - article with great animal photos by R.W. Hiestand; Bankers Join Forest Converts - realization that florests are 'flood insurance' arouses financial interests; American Forest Week - proclamation by President Calvin Coolidge; The Paradise of the Cedars - The Park of the Cedars in Algeria - great photos; Fireproofing the Georgia Woods, by I.F. Eldridge; Centerfold contains 8 amazing photos of unique trees; Chief Forester Greeley's Retirement; The Chinese Elm - a Valuable Tree; The Raindrop Family - a story for children; Shirley W. Allen Takes Up New Work; Snapshots of European Forests by an American Forester - Part IV - Finnish Forestry Pays, by John D. Guthrie - with photos; Boy Foresters Serve Denver - by David W. Thomas; Nice illustrated ad for the American KampKook gas range for the outdoor chef; A nice assortment of vintage ads; Pacific Pumpers ad on back cover. Centerfold loose but present. Cover holding by one staple. Somewhat above-average wear. Pencil markings to back cover. 
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14 Multiple Contributors American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 39 July, 1970 No. 7
Cambridge, MA, USA American Orchid Society, Inc. 1970 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Features Include: a simple weather-controlled area for orchids in the home; is high test hypochlorite a necessity for orchid growers?; Epidendrum leucochilum - Collector's item; Growing cymbidiums in Oregon; The nutrition of orchid seedlings; Orchid genera illustrated - XVI; Starting from scratch - the beginner's viewpoint; Hints on photographing orchids. 
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Maclean's Magazine, December 2, 1964 *ARE CARS RUINING TEENAGERS?*, Multiple Contributors
15 Multiple Contributors Maclean's Magazine, December 2, 1964 *ARE CARS RUINING TEENAGERS?*
Canada Maclean's Magazine 1964 First Edition Paperback Fair Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Features: The Teenager and the Car - experts show how a worrisome, dangerous, status symbol can be controlled; What ever happened to old-fashioned winters? - recalling the days snow was snow and long johns and porridge were necessities; Our Lovable Friend, the Rat - he's wrongly hated and smarter than a dog; Falling out of the sky is their idea of fun - sky diving, a new sport; The Unsquelchable Rosa Brown - she was a ragged illiterate but outfoxed a city and made royalty her confidant; The Unhidden Persuader - For Bob Gray, the wacky is routine in the world of public relations; Quebec City Aftermath - Confederation Crisis - a look at the real problems left by demonstrations during the Queen's visit; How to make REAL dough on the Grey Cup game - the payoff comes in the kitchen; Rev. R.C. Plant says Protestant churches should ignore a wicked law and grant their own divorces. Colour ad for 1965 Ford Fairlane inside front cover. Water-stained. Not pretty but a sound copy. 
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Practical Wireless Magazine: October 1st, 1932 - Vol. 1, No. 2, Multiple Contributors
16 Multiple Contributors Practical Wireless Magazine: October 1st, 1932 - Vol. 1, No. 2
London George Newnes 1932 First Edition Paperback Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Topics: Care and Upkeep; New Ideas in Wireless Cabinets - Part 1; Whe Why and the Wherefore - 2; About Variable Condensers (coupon clipped from page 80 removed part of this article; Practical Indoor Aerials; Variable Mu Valves - 1; How to Use a Blue Print; A Trip Round Europe on the Long Range Express; What will the Dolphon Do? - the Dolphin Three; The Voice of the Set; Simple Tests Without Instruments; Test reports of complete receivers - the Varley D.C. Receiver; Resistance-Controlled Volume; Below 100 Metres; Volts and Valves; and more. Above-average wear. Small clipping from lower back cover. 
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Time Magazine, 28 March 1949 *Cover Portrait of Pan American Airways' Juan Trippe*, Multiple Contributors
17 Multiple Contributors Time Magazine, 28 March 1949 *Cover Portrait of Pan American Airways' Juan Trippe*
Canada Time-Life 1949 Canadian Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
68 pages. Features and Articles: Nice colour photo Studebaker ad inside front cover; Journalist Robert Low returns from reporting the news for three years on each side of the Balkans' lowering iron curtain; The North Atlantic Treaty is announced; Shostakovich applies to visit the U.S.; Allen Ellender's filibuster record in Louisiana; Federal Judge Medina and his trial of eleven communists charged with conspiring to overthrow the government; Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. announces for the seat of the 20th district on Manhattan's West Side; Dave Beck of the A.F.L. Teamsters; Boston's Anna Sullivan and the illegitimate child she sought to hide; William L. Cox and his truck wreck; Red Rioters in Rome; The Kremlin's white paper on the North Atlantic pact; Gotfred Hoelvold crosses teh border between Norway and Russia; "about 500,000 Arabs are now refugees from areas of Palestine controlled by the Israeli army. Jews - most of them refugees from Europe - have taken over the Arabs' communities. John Luter reports from the former Arab community of Akir"; Anti-communism and Luigi Gedda in Italy; Moscow's Literary Gazette declare's Tolstoy's Pocket Books version of Anna Karenina a 'monstrous crime against world culture'; The Amir of Bahawalpur; Colour recruiting ad for the Canadian Army Active or Reserve Forces; Caterpillar ad says 'Stop Murder at Crossroads!' and implores readers to invest in overpasses and underpasses; Johnny Groth - a choice of scholarships; Professor Chauncey Tinker of Yale; Fargo Truck ad; Peter Mennin; Herbert Zipper; Cover story - Aviation - Juan Trippe and Pan American Airways; Colour South African wine ad inside back cover. "Editorial content identical with U.S. edition except for added Canadian news". Average wear. Unmarked. Center page loose from one staple, otherwise a sound copy. 
Price: 249.95 USD
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18 Peterson, Richard: Editor American Orchid Society Bulletin - June, 1974 Vol. 43 No. 6
Cambridge, MA, U.S.A. The American Orchid Society, Inc. 1974 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Features: The Orchid Floras of Kenya and Natal; Coryanthes macrantha and C. speciosa - Coolector's item; Orchid Collecting in Trinidad and Tobago; Accelerated Growth of Cattleya and Phalaenopsis under Controlled environment conditions; Terrestrial Orchids of France; Orchid Culture at the Window; Diplomeris hirsuta; Diplomeris hirsuta (Lindl. - a survey; a Bacilliform Virus in white-Streaked Dendrobium phalaenopsis flowers. Very light wear with nick at top of cover fold. 
Price: 39.95 USD
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Antiquarian Horology and the Proceedings of the Antiquarian Horological Society - Winter 1980, Volume Twelve, Number Four, Plowman, Dr. J.M.
19 Plowman, Dr. J.M. Antiquarian Horology and the Proceedings of the Antiquarian Horological Society - Winter 1980, Volume Twelve, Number Four
UK The Antiquarian Horological Society 1980 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Features: Longcase-Engraved Dials, Mid-Scotland; Martin Matthews - Watch Case Maker; George Newton, Blacksmith turned Clockmaker, of Seend, Wiltshire; Sully, Verlinden and others; Clocks and Bells; Section News; Burgi and the Pendulum controlled Escapement; Huygens, Coster and Fromanteel, Some Secrets Remain; Hands; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Small tears to bottom edge of front cover and first leave. Sound copy. 
Price: 99.95 USD
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Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, June 1947 - The Story of GCA (Ground Controlled Approach), Porterfield, Chester F.; Heineman, E.H.; Willey, G.T.; Peck, James L.H.; Rudy, John Forney; Rolfe, Douglas; McIlrath, Paul; Stark, Jack; La Torre, Michel J.; Moon, Carroll; McCollough, Claude; Horn, James H.; Newberger, Don; Thomas, H.A.
20 Porterfield, Chester F.; Heineman, E.H.; Willey, G.T.; Peck, James L.H.; Rudy, John Forney; Rolfe, Douglas; McIlrath, Paul; Stark, Jack; La Torre, Michel J.; Moon, Carroll; McCollough, Claude; Horn, James H.; Newberger, Don; Thomas, H.A. Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, June 1947 - The Story of GCA (Ground Controlled Approach)
USA Street and Smith 1947 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Tons on Wings - large planes pushing the limits of runways; The Story of the GCA - part 1; Douglas Skystreak; The Martin 2 - 0 - 2; Plane Fishing; Bendix Helicopters in Full Color; Operation Helios; V-173 - The Flying Pancake; Air Progress; Honeymoon Isle in Florida - great photos; The Solution; Modelers - Get a Sponsor; The Pinnacle; Pity the Poor C-D; Twinster; White Comet, Jr.; Bullet 100; Piper Super Cruiser; 1947 Mirror Model Flying Fair; Many pages of great ads; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Some age-toning to pages. A sound copy of this nice vintage issue. 
Price: 149.95 USD
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