Title The Illustrated London News, August 30, 1941 *Cover Photo Portrait of The Shah of Iran - Riza Khan Pahlevi*
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Publisher London The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. 1941
Seller ID 825c7788
Features: Colour BSA ad inside front cover; Italian prisoners forced to farm in England; The Allies enter Iran - Joint British and Russian Action - photos; Photos of Mr. Churchill in Iceland, including great photo of Mr. Churchill and the entire ship's company on the deck of H.M.S. "Prince of Wales"; Two-page illustration of how a "Whitely" night bomber is assembled in sections, thus speeding up its production; Review of "Kabloona" by Gontran de Poncins - with Eskimo photos; Photos of a "Noble" convoy in mid-Atlantic; Article - The New German Offensives; Photo of the Dnieperstroi Dam - alleged to have been blown up by Stalin; Photo of the German crossing of the Beresina River; Photos of Russian desperation as they bar the Nazi way with fire, steel and scorched earth; Photos of tough German conditions in the east, and Russian identification of their dead; Illustrations of the Beaufighter - first assembly stages; Centerfold illustration of Beaufighter night fighters undergoing final inspection on assembly line; Photo of four Lewis guns mounted together for anti-aircraft use; Great photo of thousands of 3'-7" anti-aircraft shell cartridges at a British factory; Air photos of Brest Harbour - where the Nazis failed to deceive the R.A.F.; Photos of military mascots; Six Tobruk photos; Five photos of Hitler with various officers at his "H.Q."; Photos of floating German U-Boat crew being saved, and in formation upon deck of the rescuing British boat; Photos of personalities in the news; Two illustrations of how crews of tankers are protected from burning oil; Illustrations of four bombed Wren City churches; Article on stinging nettles with photos; full-page Dunlop ad promotes their service of the export trade; Lovely half-page Bentley auto ad shows car before large hay piles; Nice full-page Schweppes ad; Colour Johnnie Walker ad on back cover. Faint inkstamp to front cover. Clear tape inside each cover along spine and externally along spine. A sound copy.