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Image for The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, September 1898 - Woodsville, N.H. Feature

The Granite Monthly - A New Hampshire Magazine, September 1898 - Woodsville, N.H. Feature

By: Whitcher, William F.; Sanborn, Sarah Fenton; Cook, Howard M.; Stuart, Helen Soule; Shirley, Moses Gage; Kent, Charles N.; Heath, Clara B.; Richardson, Mary J.; Lord, C.C.; Pearson, Clarence H.; Swain, Pauline G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Granite Monthly Company: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0878

Condition: Fair


Pages 127-186. Printed on glossy stock. Numerous black and white photos. Features: Woodsville - feature article with dozens of photos; The Vaughans - a California Idyl (continued); The Origin of the names of the towns in Merrimack County, and also the date of their settlement and incorporation; The tunnel-seat and the window-seat; The days that have gone (poem); The militia - the safeguard of the state; The song sparrow (poem); Arter David; A song (poem); A compromise with a spectre; My Grandmother's ghost (poem); Nice photo ad for the Boston and Maine Railroad inside front cover; Illustrat... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, July 3, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins

Collier's Magazine, July 3, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins

By: White, William Chapman; Espy, Hilda Cole; Foster, Bennett; Duncan, David; Nelson, Ralph; Loomis, Alfred F.; Maisel, Albert Q; Sherwood, Robert E.; Paris, Leonard A.; Gottlieb, Bill; Gervasi, Frank; Small, Collie; Breen, Jay; Rosenburg, John.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1576

Condition: Good


70 pages. Articles: Scandals in Veterans' Housing (part 1 of 2); The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (part 6) - Roosevelt's Greatest Dilemma; Six Artists and a Model - Edith Franklin's posing is a steppingstone to her stage career; Good-Time Street - the most raucous and colorful block in New York; Truman's recent troubles hurt his chance of election; The Hot-Potato Olympics - what price international amity at this year's Games in London; How to Catch a Husband - Mr. Lamb's job is to bringem' back when they stray. Fiction: Cupid with Celluloid Wings; Guirls Like Me; Squaw Medicine; The Bra... View more info

Image for Picture Post Magazine - Hulton's National Weekly, March 23, 1940 -  Ann Sheridan Cover Photo

Picture Post Magazine - Hulton's National Weekly, March 23, 1940 - Ann Sheridan Cover Photo

By: Wilkinson, M.P., Ellen; Scuffham, S.A.; Echlin, Erland; Hulton, Edward; Wintringham, Tom

Price: $199.95

Publisher: U.K., Hulton Press, Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3177

Condition: Very Good


66 pages. Features: Life Story of Sir Kinglsey Wood; Ice Guards the Dutch - fascinating 4-page photo-illustrated article explains Holland's defences against Nazi invasion; Island of Women - men have left the Island of Molene in Brittany to fight the war; France Fights Britain - great photo-illustrated boxing story with pictures of Petty Officer Warnes, Aircraftman Cole, Lance-Corporal Harrington, Corporal A. Welsh, Leading-Aircraftman A. House, Corporal Robinson, Mike Honeyman, Guardsman Danahar, J. Powell, Y. Nadal, plus seven photos of dignitaries who attended the fights; Roll to Beauty - h... View more info

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Indiana Magazine of History, September 1935

By: Williams, Samuel C.; Griffith, Ella Porter; Mock, James R.; Birbeck, Robert; Gladden, Elijah A.; Lynch, William O.; Poucher, Anna; Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Department of History of Indiana University: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0699

Condition: Good


Pages 168-264. Features: General John T. Wilder; The Long Run Baptist Church; The Diplomacy of Walter Q. Gresham; Morris Birkbeck - Eminent Englishman; My First State Convention; Genealogy; James Oliver; Letter of a Conservative Indiana Whig of 1848; and more. Prior owner's name atop first page otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Great War: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict - Part 57

The Great War: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict - Part 57

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a0323

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of M. Millerand, the French Minister of War. The French advance toward Lense and the battle of "the Labyrinth". Remarkable camera-picture of a brilliant charge by a regiment of French Zouaves. Full page portrait of General Sir Bruce M. Hamilton, K.C.B., commanding the Sixth Army. Many scenes of destruction in France. Average wear. Covers and centerfold seperated from contents but present. Binding otherwise intact. Unmarked. Sound copy. Please note: this copy does not include the photogravure plate of Lt. Warneford. In its place we include the plate of Rear Adm... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 3: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9855

Condition: Good


Pages 57-84. Front cover photo of Field-Marshal Sir John French. Contents: Conclusion of Chapter V; First part of Chapter VI: Germany on the Eve of War - by an eyewitness. Photos of: the Belgian infantry; The Citizen Army of Territorials (C.I.V.'s) march along the Strand; Algerian sharpshooters cross France; Belgian armoured cars; effects on civil life; Torlemont; Mouland; Belgians burn their own houses; Dogs help on the battlefield; The British Army crosses the Channel; Centerfold illustration of a French dirigible protecting British naval assets; Young Brits join the army; H.R.H. the Pr... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 5: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9856

Condition: Fair


Pages 113-140. Contains the conclusion of Chapter VIII and the first part of Chapter IV entitled "The German Host Falls on Belgium. Over fifty war illustrations/photos including: Hard-fought British retreat in Belgium; British Marines protect Ostend; Heroic defenders of Belgium; Germans in Liege; Belgium's King Albert on horseback; Antwerp defenses; Belgian lancers; German spy caught in Montreal; Zepellin bombardment of Antwerp in defiance of the Hague Convention; Centerfold illustrations of the British navy and its leaders; German cavalry raiders in canvas boats; French Cavalry moving t... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 6: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9857

Condition: Good


Pages 141-168. Front cover photo of General Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien; Includes the conclusion of Chapter 9 and the first half of Chapter 10 entitled The British Army on the Eve of War. Includes photos of: The British Expeditionary Force on their way to the front; destruction in Louvain and Malines; The German Army's spectacular occupation of Brussels; Third Belgian Infantry; German prisoners; Senegalese Troops; The Honourable Artillery Company; Brigadier-General Sir Philip Chetwode, Bart; British Bayonet Charge; the Barbarians in Brussels; and many more. Centerfold illustration of 'The Glor... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 8: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  *Cover Photo of Rt. Hon. Winston  Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty

The Great War Magazine - Part 8: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) *Cover Photo of Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $349.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9858

Condition: Fair


Pages: 197-224. Colour centerfold illustration of "An act of vandalism that shocked the civilised world - the destruction of the peerless cathedral of Rheims. Contains conclusion of chapter 12 and first part of chapter 13 which is entitled "The British Grand Fleet Puts to Sea". Photos include: Belgian artillery; Destroyed bridges; Termonde; Rheims (before); German prisoners in Antwerp; Admiral Sir John Rushworth Jellicoe; The British Grand fleet putting to sea; Fleet of British Dreadnoughts; and more. Above-average wear. Covers secured by tape. Bit of writing atop page 197. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 9: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  October 31st, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 9: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) October 31st, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9859

Condition: Fair


Pages: 225-252. Magnificent centerfold contains a montage of photos of Canadians on their way to serve the British side. Cover photo of Czar Nicholas II, Emperor of all the Russians. This part contains the conclusion of Chapter 13 and the beginning of chapter 14 which is entitled "How Germany Sowed the High Seas with Mines." Photos/illustrations include: H.M.S. Monarch; Germany's Battleships and Small Craft; Panoramic view of German battle fleet in Kiel Harbour; Wilhelmshaven; A German Contact mine; Minesweepers; Canada's splendid rally to the flag; Cross-section of a torpedo; The ... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 11: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9860

Condition: Fair


Cover photo of Grand Duke Nicholas, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armies. Centerfold devoted to the contributions of New Zealand and Australia. Topics: How Germany Attached our Commerce, and 'Russia's Stupendous Task and her Stupendous Army." Photos and illustrations include: Interesting German Naval Units; With a British Cruiser in the North Sea; Austrian seige guns; Modern artillery practice; Cossacks; Russian Howitzer training; Russia rols west; The Tsar and his military chiefs (montage); Russian mobilisation; The 'Three Emperors' Corner'; and more. Above-average wear. Unmarked... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 12: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  November 7th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 12: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) November 7th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9861

Condition: Fair


"The Wonders of Aircraft in the War Copiously Illustrated". Front cover photos of General Pau, one of France's most famous Commanders. Centerfold devoted to the Officers and Men of the Royal Flying Corps. Photos and illustrations include: types of german aeroplanes; Diagrammatic representation of a Zeppelin dropping a bomb on the ill-fated city of Antwerp; Bullet-proof cage of the Zeppelin Bomb-thrower; German anti-aircraft gun; Dusseldorf Zeppelin shed; Zeppelin 5 is brought down by the Russian cavalry; The 'Astra Torres'; Parisians observe a German aeroplane, the Taube, overhead; ... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 13: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  November  14th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 13: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) November 14th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9862

Condition: Good


Front cover photo of Lieut.-Gen. Sir Douglas Haig, Commanding Second British Army Corps. How Serbia made ready to meet her giant antagonist. Shabatz - the first decisive battle of the war. Photos and illustrations include: Air-raid on the Dusseldorf Zeppelin Shed; Aeroplane with machine gun; Iron Cross Zeppelin crew and a zeppelin stable; Centerfold montage of some of the British officers recognised by Sir John French in his despatches of September 17th and October 8th, 1914; Surrendering Austrian soldiers; Serbia's leading commanders; The Serbian military; a boy Serb in the battle-line; ... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 15: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  November  28th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 15: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) November 28th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9863

Condition: Good


Cover photo of Rear-Admiral Sir David Beatty. How the Germans swept on Brussels. The First Battles in East Prussia. Photos and illustrations include: The German Imperial Guards in Brussels; Germans defending Brussels; Albert, the hero king of the Belgians; Wheeling invalids in wheelbarrows; Carrier Pigeons' Scenes from the First naval battle off Heligoland; Full-page photo of the sinking of the German Cruiser Mainz off Heligoland; Krupp guns used in the German navy; and more. Moderate wear. Single piece of tape inside back cover may be securing covers to textblock, otherwise a sound copy... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 17: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  December 12th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 17: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) December 12th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9865

Condition: Good


"Brilliant narrative of Mons in this enlarged issue." - from front cover which features photos of Brigadier-General Sir David Henderson, K.C.B., D.S.O., Commander of the Royal Flying Corps. Excellent portrait of Joseph Jacques Cesaire Joffre, Chief of the General Staff of the French Army. General progress of the war to the eve of Mons. The French Frontier Battle and the British Stand at Mons. Centerfold illustration of 'Wounded helping the Wounded - Pathetic episode between Le Cateau and Landrecies during the Retreat from Mons. Photos and illustrations include: Destruction near Mu... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 18: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  December 19th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 18: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) December 19th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9866

Condition: Good


Cover photo of General D'Amade, the brilliant French Commander. The Anglo-French retreat from Mons and Charleroi. Later phases of the Great Retreat - The Battles between Landrecies and Cambrai. Photos and illustrations include: the great retreat from Mons; Photos of Victoria Cross Heroes of Mons and Le Chateau; Under cover of haystacks; Maubeuge Abandoned; and more. Sound unmarked copy with average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 19: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  December 26th, 1914

The Great War Magazine - Part 19: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) December 26th, 1914

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9867

Condition: Good


Front cover illustration of Major-General E.H.H. Allenby, the brilliant Cavalry Leader. Later phases of the Great Retreat. With the Northern French Armies during the Great Retreat. The Course of Events from Mons to Lemberg. Photos and illustrations include: The Grand Duke Nicholas - Generalissimo of the Russian Armies; with our French Allies - horse, foot, and artillery - in the field; Big Guns employed by the Allies against heavy artillery of the Germans; Buses converted to Lorries in France; and more. Average wear. Sound and unmarked copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 20: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 2nd, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 20: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 2nd, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9868

Condition: Good


Cover photo of General Russky, the Hero of Lemberg. The Russian Victories in Galicia and the Capture of Lemberg; Phases of the struggle in Galicia; The disastrous Austrian retreat in Galicia; With the Russian forces in Galicia; Halicz; Polish soldiers in the Carpathians. Centerfold devoted to the great rout of the Austrians at Lemberg. The Russian victories of the Vistula and Dniester. Piece of tape secures back cover, although staples appear to be holding. Somewhat above-average wear. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 21: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 9th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 21: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 9th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9869

Condition: Good


Front cover illustration of General Gallieni, the Military Governor of Paris. The march of events from Austria's debacle at Lemberg to the turn of the tide in the west. Photos and illustrations include: The Belgian Mission in London; Eager young recruits for Lord Kitchener's new army; The Defences of Paris; Glimpses of Paris under the threat of another siege by the Prussians; Entry of the Huns into Picardy; centerfold illustration of French infantry hurrying forward to meet the hereditary foe on the battleground of Northern France; The horse in the war; Canada's aid in the war - superb rally... View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 22: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)  January 16th, 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 22: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) January 16th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $159.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a9870

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of M. Poincare, President of the French Republic. The Battles of the Ourcq, Morin, and Marne Rivers. Centerfold - On the Heights above Lenharee. Photos and illustrations include: Zouaves on the march; Diagrammatic bird's-eye view of the advance of the German armies across the plains of France to the turning point on the Marne. Wreck of Red Cross Train near Lizy; Driving the Teutons beyond the Marne; and more. One inch puncture to front cover else unmarked with average wear. View more info