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The Wide World Magazine, March 1944 - The Man Who Lost Face, Brockie, Constable W.; Tench, C.V.; Nyberg, Captain Charles E.R.; Martyn, T.; McMaines, F.M.; Samuel, EdwardTaylor, Carl N.; Easterbrook, W.H.; Thomason, Capt. Hugh; Robertson, Wilfrid; Andrew, B. Le M.; Berry, Mike
1 Brockie, Constable W.; Tench, C.V.; Nyberg, Captain Charles E.R.; Martyn, T.; McMaines, F.M.; Samuel, EdwardTaylor, Carl N.; Easterbrook, W.H.; Thomason, Capt. Hugh; Robertson, Wilfrid; Andrew, B. Le M.; Berry, Mike The Wide World Magazine, March 1944 - The Man Who Lost Face
London George Newnes, Ltd. 1944 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Treslian, S.; 
Pages 291-348 plus several pages of great vintage ads. Features: "Killer Sleeman" - a Mountie's challenge handling a cop-killer; The Man Who Lost Face - a young ship's officer gets in the bad books of Chinese smugglers; The Inventor of the "Rugger" - William Webb Ellis; Amateur Bandit; A Paraguayan Dance - wild and wooly doings; "Humpie" - the unfortunate choice of a gold-seeking partner; Crocodiles in Northern Australia - article with great photos; The Clue of the Single Finger-Print - Part III of the robbery ofthe First National Bank at Lamar, Colorado and the bloody aftermath; "Bhang" - the smoking of this forbidden narcotic in Africa; My Elephant Drive - a tale from the Belgian Congo - with photos; Madui's Curse - a Rhodesian tale; Beachcombers' Luck - an amusing story from the British Columbia coast; Fish-Spearing in the South Seas; and more. Above-average external wear. Covers attached but nearly loose. Contents clean and unmarked. A worthy copy. 
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The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History, Biography, Literature and State Progress, September, 1908, Vol XL, No. 9, New Series, Vol. III, No. 9 - The Battleship "New Hampshire", Brown, Howard H.; Lord, C.C.; Swaine, C. Jennie; et al
2 Brown, Howard H.; Lord, C.C.; Swaine, C. Jennie; et al The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History, Biography, Literature and State Progress, September, 1908, Vol XL, No. 9, New Series, Vol. III, No. 9 - The Battleship "New Hampshire"
USA The Granite Monthly Company 1908 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 295-324. Features: Old Homes Renewed - article with lovely photos of stately homes; The Battleship "New Hampshire" - article with excellent photos, including one-page portrait of Capt. Cameron McR. Winslow; Hannah Dustin - A Medley of Song; Two Summers in Arcadia; Obituaries for Hon. Albert B. Woodworth, Hon. Albert B. Woodworth, Maj. Obed G. Dort, Rev. Silvanus Hayward, and Rev. Homer T. Fuller; Poems; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy of this vintage issue. 
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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
3 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) February 7, 1953 -  Loss of the Car Ferry 'Princess Victoria' / Flooding in England and the Netherlands, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
4 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) February 7, 1953 - Loss of the Car Ferry 'Princess Victoria' / Flooding in England and the Netherlands
London The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Davis, G.H. 
Pages 181-220. Features: Cover photos of the loss of the car-ferry 'Princess Victoria' which went down on 31 January with a loss of 128 lives, plus two more pages of dramatic photos of the disaster; Simulating an atomic blast over Clapham Junction; 10 photos related to the murder of the Ruck family by Mau Mau terrorists in Kenya, a shocking crime redeemed only by the heroism of an African houseboy; Full-page photo of massive flooding on Canvey Island, Essex - the Thames estuary pleasure resort; Two more pages of photos of the Canvey Island flooding which killed 100; Photos of flood-related scenes in Norfolk, Sheerness Naval Dockyard, Southend; the East Coast, Lincolnshire, Essex, Kent, Felixstowe, Jaywick, Yarmouth and Salthouse; Photos of the worst Netherlands flooding in 400 years; Centerfold illustration of the last moments of the Princess Victoria; Nice colour-illustrated ad inside front cover for Number Seven cigarettes features a Hawaiian party scene; Photos of personalities of the week, including recently deceased James H. Scullin, Sir Reginald Wingate and Samuel A. Courtauld; The lesson of the coelacanth; Photos of the Monte Carlo Rally - great successes for British Cars; Photo of India's celebration of her 3rd anniversary of independence with President Dr. Rajendra Prasad taking the salute of a detachment of Indian camel troops; Tasteful colour back cover ad for Sanderson wallpapers and fabrics; 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
5 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, 23 May 1953 -  Th e Suez Canal, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
6 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 23 May 1953 - Th e Suez Canal
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall de Grineau, Bryan 
Pages 809-852. Features: Cover photo of General Neguib with Dulles, Stassen and Caffery at the Pyramids Rest House; Nice one-page ad for the New Humber 8-seater Pullman Limousine; Excellent aerial photos of the Suez Canal, a railhead, the refinery at Suez and the HQ of the canal company at Ismailia; Illustration of demolition of the famous 'Prom' of the old Queen's Hall; Article on Jordan and her military; Waco, Texas tornado disaster; Launcho of passenger liner 'Arcadia'; Two pages of photos of the marriage of Princess Ragnhild of Norway, attended by Princess Margaret; Centerfold illustration of Bromsgrove School, celebrating its Quatercentenary; Photos of personalities in the news, including Senator Joe McCarthy who recently urged Britain to withdraw from the Korean War and 'be damned', Miss Mabel Love, The Earl of Cromer and Air Chief-Marshal Sir Wilfred Freeman; Release of Mr. William Oatis; Adenauer with Churchill; Herbert Haseltine at work on sculpture of King George V.'s Shire Stallion; Photo of seven Americans repatriated from internment in North Korea; Many photos of revelations from a newly-discovered royal tomb of 5,000 years ago in Egypt; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny, Butler, H.G.; Hornbeck, R.R.; Garnett, L.; Rockman, E.; Clark-Kennedy, S.; McMillan, A.; Masters, D.; Shane, M.; Garland, E.; Jordan, J.; Beattie, S.; Courtier-Forster, R.; St. Lawrence, B.; Humpherus, S.; Lees, G.
7 Butler, H.G.; Hornbeck, R.R.; Garnett, L.; Rockman, E.; Clark-Kennedy, S.; McMillan, A.; Masters, D.; Shane, M.; Garland, E.; Jordan, J.; Beattie, S.; Courtier-Forster, R.; St. Lawrence, B.; Humpherus, S.; Lees, G. The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, July, 1919, Vol. XLIII, No. 255: Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny
London George Newnes 1919 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Evison, G. Henry; Somerfield, Thomas; Thomas, W.E.; Bates, Leo; Wigfull, W.E.; Reynolds, Warwick; Peddie, Tom; Boyer, Jacques; Prater, E.; 
Pages 180-262 plus 16 pages of ads. This is a particularly excellent issue jammed full of fascinating accounts. Features: Terrible Experiences in the Arctic - a whaling schooner is crushed by ice and its crew exists on moss and snow for nearly a week; Amat Sik - Hero of the Singapore Mutiny - he avenged the killing of his employer, an English officer; The Trade Guilds of Constantinople - article with truly amazing photos; The Yaqui Luck-Piece; My Brumby Hunt; When Everything Happened to Me - hauling timber in the 1870s; Salving (Salvaging) Fifty Million Pounds' Worth of Shipping - fantastic photo-illustrated article on some of the 500 ships saved by the Admiralty Salvage Section in WWI; The Sun Dance - photo-illustrated account of a trip to Alberta, Canada to witness the Sun Dance, an annual festival of the Indians; My Dashes fro Freedom - Lieut. E.H. Garland's account of how he escaped from 12 German prison camps in WWI - article with illustrations and photos of the Holzminden Tunnel; ; In Search of Gold - John A. Jordan in East Africa; Our Disastrous Cattle Drive - tale of an horrific Australian cattle drive; Fascinating photo of a "Tramps' Hotel" in the fashion of a jail - they are required to break a quantity of rock for use in road construction before they can leave; The Kaiser's Girls - a tale of 'amazing political intrique and cold-blooded devilry' from German-occupied Russia; The Serpent Garden of Butantan, near Sao Paulo, Brazil - photo-illustrated article; My 'Roo (Kangaroo) Hunt with the 'Flying Gang' - hunting on the banks of the Murray River; With the Ortolan Trappers - photo-illustrated article on how these birds were caught; and more. Half-page photo ad for the Granliden Hotel of Lake Sunapee, N.H.; Lovely illustrated one-page ad for Canada Steamship Lines - "Shooting the Rapids of the Historic St. Lawrence in 1819"; Uncommon ad for "Tobacco Redeemer" by Newell Pharmacal inside back cover claims to help smokers kick the habit in 48 to 72 hours. Covers detached as one, but present. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A wonderful vintage issue. 
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Shipping Wonders of the World - Where the Queen Mary Was Built - Part 16 (Sixteen), Bywater, Hector C.; Bowen, Frank C.; Gould, Lieut.-Com. Rupert; Masters, David
8 Bywater, Hector C.; Bowen, Frank C.; Gould, Lieut.-Com. Rupert; Masters, David Shipping Wonders of the World - Where the Queen Mary Was Built - Part 16 (Sixteen)
London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd. 1936 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 485-516. Many great black and white photos. Features: Floating Aerodromes (Aircraft Carriers) - their evolution; Donald McKay's Biggest Sailing Ship of Her Time - the "Great Republic"; John Brown's Yard at Clydebank - Where the "Queen Mary" Was Built - fantastic illustrations: The Instruments of Navigation; The Ship That Broke Her Back - The British steamer "Araby" blocked Boulogne Harbour. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - The French Navy - Part 45 (Forty-Five), Carr, F.G.G.; Bowen, Frank C.; Bywater, Hector C.; Wood, Walter; Hardy, A.C.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble
9 Carr, F.G.G.; Bowen, Frank C.; Bywater, Hector C.; Wood, Walter; Hardy, A.C.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - The French Navy - Part 45 (Forty-Five)
London Amalgamated Press 1936 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 1413-1444. Many great black and white photos. Features: Youth at the Helm - William Albert Robinson sailed round the world from New York between June 1928 and November 1931 in a ketch only 32 feet 6 inches long (conclusion); Vanishing Coastal Craft - no fewer than 200 distinct types of coastal craft round the shores of Great Britain are rapidly disappearing; Pelagic Whaling - old methods of whaling have been largely superseded by floating factories that can work independently of any land base; The French Navy; Fishery Protection - Britain's Fishery Protection Service; Britain's Passenger Ports - many interesting ports deal with cross-Channel packets which ply regularly to and from Great Britain; The Battle of Tsushima. Moderate wear. Minor markings on page 1444. Three-hole punched. A sound copy. 
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WoodenBoat (Wooden Boat) Magazine, March/April 2010, Comfort, Peggy; Fahey, Sequoia; Dillon, Jack; Kerr, Geoff; Scott, Ian; Segal, Dan; Grayson, Stan; Jepson, George D.
10 Comfort, Peggy; Fahey, Sequoia; Dillon, Jack; Kerr, Geoff; Scott, Ian; Segal, Dan; Grayson, Stan; Jepson, George D. WoodenBoat (Wooden Boat) Magazine, March/April 2010
USA WoodenBoat 2010 First Edition Paperback Fair Former Library Copy 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
136 pages. Features: Sawyer "Duke" Besozzi; Mr. Natural Perseveres; Tern, L. Francis Herreshoff, and Bill; Iain Oughtred's Double-Enders; Pegasus; Cocktail Class Runabouts; Exploring America's Oldest Marine Engine; Truscott Boat Manufacturing Company; and more. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. A worthy reference copy. 
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Marine News - Journal of the World Ship Society, September 1963, Crowdy, Michael (Editor); Coleman, R.J.; Squarey, C.M.; Menzies, Colin D.L.; Tripp, G.W.
11 Crowdy, Michael (Editor); Coleman, R.J.; Squarey, C.M.; Menzies, Colin D.L.; Tripp, G.W. Marine News - Journal of the World Ship Society, September 1963
UK World Ship Society 1963 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Pages 227-251. Features: Photo of the ACCRA, the first passenger liner to use the new Langton River Entrance at Liverpool; Introducting the W.S.S. Negative Bank; Branch News; Naval Craft; A Day with the First Submarine Squadron; Merchant Ships; Passenger Liners Today; Photos of new bulk carriers - The Simandou, Orion, Polarvik and Tank Princess; Perth Harbour; Warship Quiz; Echoes of the Past; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Marine News - Journal of the World Ship Society, June 1965, Crowdy, Michael (Editor); Pryde, Richard; Ransome, George
12 Crowdy, Michael (Editor); Pryde, Richard; Ransome, George Marine News - Journal of the World Ship Society, June 1965
UK World Ship Society 1965 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Pages 155-180. Features: Photo of the Shahristan inside front cover; Naval Craft; Shipbuilding; Merchant Ships; Photos of the Magleby Maersk and the Priboj; Austro-Hungarian Sisters; Technical Topics No. 8 - Tonnage; The German Auxiliary Cruisers - Part 8; Ships sold for demolition; Sales, Transfers and Renamings; Photo of the Ayrshire; Casualties; Photo of the Yousufbaksh ablaze; Launches - April 1965; Orders. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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The Wide World  - The Magazine For Men, February (Feb.) 1915, No. 202, Vol. 34 - The Girl-Man / A Journey Into Arabistan, Daplyn, A.; Westland, A.; Wesley, W.; Torday, E.; Thomas, T.; Amy, L.; Pitt-Kethley, V.; Et al
13 Daplyn, A.; Westland, A.; Wesley, W.; Torday, E.; Thomas, T.; Amy, L.; Pitt-Kethley, V.; Et al The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, February (Feb.) 1915, No. 202, Vol. 34 - The Girl-Man / A Journey Into Arabistan
New York The International News Company 1915 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Somerfield, Thomas; Wood, Stanley L.; Gillett, Frank; McCormick, H.; Campbell, J.; Wigfull, W.E. 
Pages 294-388 pages plus 32 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Captain's Baby - a respected officer of the Australian Steam Navigation Company takes a little urchin under his protection, leading to humorous difficulties; A Journey into Arabistan - photo-illustrated account of a journey through a little-known part of Persia; The Quest of the Peso-La-Ki - the romantic story of a hidden Western Navajo silver mine, sought for vainly by daring prospectors for over a century; Tight Corners (part II) - photo-illustrated adventures from West and Central Africa; The Girl-Man - a young woman aged 23 tires of an unhappy marriage and sinks her identity and sex to reappear as a man named Frank Duffy and wander the United States for three years - until she is discovered by a policeman and a court orders her to 'go back to the skirts'; Icebergs - interesting photo-illustrated article by Lacey Amy; Dodging Death - in Australia, Sydney Wright falls from a building under construction, only to be saved by landing on telegraph wires (per cover illustration); A wife on an Indian coffee plantation cures her husband of constantly 'talking shop'; Milly's Hobby; Europe's "Wild West" - photo-illustrated article on the great Hungarian Hortobagy; "The Doctor" - in Ceylon Gunner Duncan is tragically burned to death; Our Travels in Safari-Land (part III) - Mrs. Fred Maturin (Edith Cecil-Porch) describes her ambitious journey through British East Africa; The Missing Ship - in 1897 the American clipper T.F. Oakes and her crew were considered lost, but miraculously saved by the crew of the "Kasbek"; Interesting photo of the grave of a British Columbia Indian chief in a hit above stumps; Photo of a Burmese boy 'undergoing the operation of tattooing', with brief write-up; and more. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this great vintage issue. 
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Shipping Wonders of the World - The Romance of the Panama Canal - Part 10 (Ten), Dean, F.E.; Bowen, F.C.; Howard, Sidney; Keble Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E.
14 Dean, F.E.; Bowen, F.C.; Howard, Sidney; Keble Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Shipping Wonders of the World - The Romance of the Panama Canal - Part 10 (Ten)
London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd. 1936 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 293-324. Features: Story of the Marine Engine (1); The Record Breaker "Lightning" - a famous racing clipper; Through the Ithsmus of Panama; Alain Gerbault and the "Firecrest"; Launching Ceremonies - various methods are used to launch new ships; Epics of Submarines - stories of gallantry and escapes from death. Includes photos of the liner St. Paul on her side beside a quay in New York. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Shipping Wonders of the World - The "Queen Mary's" Engines - Part 39 (Thirty-Nine), Dean, F.E.; Holmes, Capt. J.W.; Bowen, Frank C.; Carr, F.G.G.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble
15 Dean, F.E.; Holmes, Capt. J.W.; Bowen, Frank C.; Carr, F.G.G.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble Shipping Wonders of the World - The "Queen Mary's" Engines - Part 39 (Thirty-Nine)
London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd. 1936 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 1221-1252. Many great black and white photos. Features: Erling Tambs and the "Teddy" (continued); The Queen Mary's Engines - article, photos and nice colour illustration of the vessel at sea; Fifty Years in Sail - Vivid extracts from the log of the late Captain J.W. Holmes; Troops and Trooping - the work of troopships during the war of 1914-18 solved problems that had never before arisen on so large a scale; Yacht Cruising - amateurs may now set about yacht cruising in an economical and seamanlike manner; Battle of the Nile - the engagement in Aboukir Bay between Nelson and Napoleon on August 1, 1798. Moderate wear. Store stamp on front cover otherwise unmarked. Three-hole punched. A sound copy. 
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Shipping Wonders of the World - Training in Sail Today - Part 14 (Fourteen), Dean, F.E.; Howard, Sidney; Hardy, A.C.; Bowen, Frank C.
16 Dean, F.E.; Howard, Sidney; Hardy, A.C.; Bowen, Frank C. Shipping Wonders of the World - Training in Sail Today - Part 14 (Fourteen)
London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd. 1936 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 421-452. Many nice black and white photos. Features: Continuation of article on Shackleton's 1914-1916 expedition; Marine Engines and Their Story - Part 3 - the oscillating paddle engines of the last century and the introduction of the surface condenser; A Gallery of Native Craft - article with amazing photos; The Belships - specially designed for taking on board extra heavy/bulky cargo; Training in Sail Today; Ship Surgery - The Suevic was salvaged and fitted with a new bow. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, August 1, 1931: Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War-Makers, Drew, Lieut.-Col. George A.; Slade, Christine Jope; Roberts, Leslie; Hedworth; Barbara; Lorenson, Fred I.; Wallace, W. Stewart; Wright, Sewell Peaslee; Armitage, John; Holway, Ruth; Paterson, Jack; Wynne, Anthony; Hucks, M. Frances; et al
17 Drew, Lieut.-Col. George A.; Slade, Christine Jope; Roberts, Leslie; Hedworth; Barbara; Lorenson, Fred I.; Wallace, W. Stewart; Wright, Sewell Peaslee; Armitage, John; Holway, Ruth; Paterson, Jack; Wynne, Anthony; Hucks, M. Frances; et al Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, August 1, 1931: Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War-Makers
Toronto Maclean Publishing 1931 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Shreve, Carl (Cover Art and more); Mathieu, Hubert; Dinsmore, E.J.; Sellen, H.E.M.; McCrea, H.W.; Summers, Dudley Gloyne 
64 pages. Features: Nice color/photo ad for Quaker Puffed Rice and Puffed Wheat inside front cover; Great full-page ad with photos for International Trucks; Full-page photo ad for Cream of Wheat features baby; Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War Makers - "This Frankenstein monster must be smashed or it will smash civilization", by Lieut.-Col. George A. Drew - article with photos of Dr. William B. Shearer and Sir Basil Zaharoff; Backstage at Ottawa; Air-Minded - short story; The Empress of Britain - article with great photos of/in this Canadian-owned vessel which holds the record as the fastest liner plying between Europe and North America; The Fourth Bridesmaid - short story; What's Wrong with our Lacrosse? - writer mourns Canada's first defeat at the hands of the United States; The Strange Case of Dr. King - short story; The New Partner - short story; Sciene Aids the Airman - J.H. Parkin and aeronautical research at the National Research Laboratories in Ottawa - article with photos; Don't Let Her Worry - short story; Back of the Hump - a vivid pen picture of Canada's newest national park - the Riding Mountain Reserve in Manitoba - with photos; The Silver Scale - short story; Stalin's Rule is Autocratic - the world's most powerful ruler according to many; Photo and bried story of the world's richest man, The Nizam of Hyderabad; Communism and the Ukrainians - a fascinating long letter by Arthur O. Rose of Hafford, Saskatchewan; Brickbats and Bouquets; Wonderful Canadian Nationa (CN) full-page black and white photo ad promotes their Montreal to Toronto service - 334 miles in 360 minutes; The Secret of Successful Salad Dressings - article with recipes; Crossword; Consider the Lily; Bankers adopt more hopeful attitude toward foregin bonds; Colour ad for Kodak Verichrome film on back cover. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound, informative and pleasing vintage issue. 
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The Wide World Magazine, The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV, No. 259, November (Nov.) 1919 - Auguste Englehardt is The Apostle of the Coco-nut (Coconut), Dunn, H.; Burne, P.; Spens, A.; Chinnery, E.; Blake, W.; Wingate, R.; Heald, T.; Thomason, H.; Aymer, G.; West, J.; Kingsley, L.; Martyn, F.; Stringer, H.; St. Lawrence, B.; Webster, F.; Jones, W.; McMahon, T.
18 Dunn, H.; Burne, P.; Spens, A.; Chinnery, E.; Blake, W.; Wingate, R.; Heald, T.; Thomason, H.; Aymer, G.; West, J.; Kingsley, L.; Martyn, F.; Stringer, H.; St. Lawrence, B.; Webster, F.; Jones, W.; McMahon, T. The Wide World Magazine, The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV, No. 259, November (Nov.) 1919 - Auguste Englehardt is The Apostle of the Coco-nut (Coconut)
London George Newnes 1919 First Edition Paperback Fair Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Prater, Ernest; De Walton, John; Webb, Arch.; Thomas, E.H.; Wood, Stanley L.; Peddie, Tom; Leete, Alfred; Carruthers, G.P.; Robinson, T.H.; Soper, G.; Evison, G.H.; Cleaver, Ralph; 
88 pages plus 24 pages of nice vintage ads. Features: The End of the Master Bandit - The Death of Emiliano Zapata; The Women Snake-Charmers of Mount Popa, Burma (Myanmar); The Revenge of the Kuki Khels - a grim story from the North-West frontier of India; Photo of storehouse of human skulls and bones beneath church at Hythe, Kent; In Quest of Cannibals - part 1 - Exploration and Adventure in Unknown New Guinea - with great photos; Desert Flying - part 1 - over Sinai, Palestine, Mesopotamia, and Persia; Morrison's Moose - adventure at a logging camp near the borders of Maine and New Brunswick; Relief Worker's Adventures - part IV - thrilling illustrated experiences among the war victims of Armenia, Syria and Persia; My Day with Royalty - at a Royal Review in Siam; The Sheep Thief; My South African Adventures - part 3; The Bear Man; The Adventures of Newspaper-Man - part VI - odd experiences as an emigrant; Trapped in a Sunken Submarine; Black Man's Magic - amazing photo-illustrated article in the fetish and witchcraft practiced in the Belgian Congo; 'Twixt The Snake and the Rock - thrilling adventure while mountain climbing near Delolali, India; Dragged by an Airship; The Apostle of the Coco-nut (Coconut) - a man in the German New Guinea Islands professes coco-nuts are the proper and only food for man - article with many photos. Openings to and loss from backstrip. Minor moisture-induced undulating. A worthy copy of this fascinating vintage issue. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 28, 1957 - Herbert Norman / Seven Sets of Twins!/ Joseph Tucker / John Pratt M.P., Earl, Marj.; Ferry, Antony; Katz, S.; Allen, R.T.; Bodsworth, F.; Johnstone, K.; Schull, J.; Berrill, N.J.; Henry, Ann M.; Et al
19 Earl, Marj.; Ferry, Antony; Katz, S.; Allen, R.T.; Bodsworth, F.; Johnstone, K.; Schull, J.; Berrill, N.J.; Henry, Ann M.; Et al Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, September (Sept.) 28, 1957 - Herbert Norman / Seven Sets of Twins!/ Joseph Tucker / John Pratt M.P.
Montreal Maclean Hunter 1957 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Lansdowne, J.Fenwick (cover art); Hill, James; Macpherson, Duncan; Arbuckle, Franklin; Price, Arthur; King, Ronald 
112 pages. Features: Cover illustration of Red-Shafted Flicker by Fenwick Lansdowne; Colour ad for International Trucks inside front cover; Classy one-page colour ad for James Richardson & Sons celebrates their 100th anniversary; Half-page colour ad for GE electric blankets; "We don't have to put up with rock 'n' roll"; Beverley Baxter column talks about Lord Altrincham; Nice one-page colour ad for RCA Victor hi-fi products; Joseph Tucker's Triumphant Retreat from the Twentieth Century - he lives in the log cabin he built in Kuroki, Saskatchewan 46 years ago - great photo-illustrated article; Rosa Tremblay and her Seven Sets of Twins! - photo-illustrated article; The Dance of the Bells (short story); What Kind of Man Was Herbert Norman? - did the brilliant diplomat take his own life? - photo-illustrated article; Hangover at the OK Coral - what would happen if Hollywood stars really drank that much alcohol?; Seven gorgeous colour pages of bird illustrations by Fenwick Lansdowne; The Comedian Who Made the House of Commons - Photo-illustrated article on John Pratt; William Lawrence and his wonderful windjammer; The Unseen World of Taste and Smell; Vintage NCR one-page colour ad features supermarket checkout with huge old cash register; Lovely colour-photo two-page ad for Del Monte canned foods; Eight-page colour celebration of the 100th anniversary of the House of Seagram; Eva-Lis Wuorio describes her most memorable meal; Nice one-page colour-photo Caterpillar ad features Manitoba's Highway 1E before and after it was modernized; Nostalgic colour-photo Toronto-Dominion (TD) Bank ad shows classic teller scene with glass barrier along counter; Colour-photo one-page Canadian Club ad features Charles Fidani who snatches ribbons (rosettes) from the forelock of charging bulls in Saliers, France (The Ribbon Game); Attractive one-page ad for Philips Styline TVs; One-page ad for Dictaphone shows executive speaking into microphone in his impressive office; Nice colour-photo Old Vienna beer ad shows man reaching for tray; Pilkington Glass colour-photo ad with scene in home of E.C. Vandervoort, Kingston, Ontario; Nice one-page colour-photo ad for Simmons Hide-A-Beds; One-page colour-photo ad for Youngstown Kitchens; Trans-Canada Air Lines one-page ad shows Venice scene; Crown & Anchor beer ad features colour photo of golf scene; Vintage colour-photo Samsonite luggage ad features beautiful Miss Canada 1957, Joan May Fitzpatrick; Vintage one-page A.V. Roe ad entitled "Belgium Chooses the Avro CF-100", with two photos; Back cover colour Coke ad with illustration in Germany's Black Forest; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
Price: 299.95 USD
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Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - Handling the Sailing Ship - Part 43 (Forty-Three), Ellis, C. Hamilton; Dean, F.E.; Bowen, Frank C.; Masters, David
20 Ellis, C. Hamilton; Dean, F.E.; Bowen, Frank C.; Masters, David Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - Handling the Sailing Ship - Part 43 (Forty-Three)
London Amalgamated Press 1936 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Pages 1349-1380. Many great black and white photos. Features: Battle of Trafalgar (continued); France's Key to the Mediterranean - Marseilles; The British Admiralty - rarely appreciated by the civilian; Building Marine Machinery - it must be done with accuracy and precision; Handling the Sailing Ship - an outline of all the major operations of seamanship and how they are carried out in various circumstances; Captain Fryatt and the "Brussels" in the War of 1914-1918; Moderate wear. Unmarked. Three-hole punched. A sound copy. 
Price: 69.95 USD
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