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Image for Indiana Magazine of History, December 1938

Indiana Magazine of History, December 1938

By: Balch, William Monroe; Skelcher, Jane Lucille; Skelcher, Lucille Detraz; Ross, Frank E.; Terhune, R.W.; Coleman, Christopher B.; Helderman, Leonard C.; Lynch, William O.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Department of History of Indiana University: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0687

Condition: Good


Pages 393-504. Features: The Education of Linton Usher; Descendants of the Dumonts of Vevay; The Fur Trade of the Ohio Valley; Pioneer Folklore Relative to Snakes; Indiana Historical Society; Social Studies in High School; Danger on Wabash (Vincennes Letters of 1786); Living in a Distracted World, 1914-1920; and more. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1972, Vol. 5, No. 6 - Glenbow and the Mounted Police

Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1972, Vol. 5, No. 6 - Glenbow and the Mounted Police

By: Baptie, Sue

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0733

Condition: Good


8 pages. Features: Incredible cover photo of two moose pulling cart; Photo of anti-auto theft device from 1914 by the Miller-Chapman Company of Los Angeles; Glenbow and the Mounted Police; The Case of the Missing Museum - what happened to 7,500 unusual and irreplacable museum pieces which disappeared in Calgary 25 years ago?; Tattooing Among the Crees. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Men: February, 1914 - Volume 32, Number 190 - Gun-Running with Zapata

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Men: February, 1914 - Volume 32, Number 190 - Gun-Running with Zapata

By: Barr, William; Dunn, H.H.; Nicholls, G. Heaton; Grenfell, Wilfred T.; Fagan, D.W.O.; Pratt, A.E.; Burton, Colonel R.G.; Talbot, P. Amaury; Blake, Harry M.; Guinand, W.B.; Villepion, Guy De; Barracliffe, Captain James

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g1221

Condition: Good


Pages 303-396 plus 28 pages of ads, many wonderfully illustrated. Numerous black and white illustrations and photos in text. Features: Saved by Two Inches - How a big-horn sheep brought a veteran hunter to the verge of destruction in Montana; Gun-Running with Mexican Outlaw Emiliano Zapata - article with great photos; A Terrible Trip - Gold Searching in German New Guinea; Twenty Years in Newfoundland (Part II) - article with nice photos; Fishermen's Luck - a story from New Zealand involving T. Colthart, H. Hewlett and D.G. FitzGibbon; Across the Andes and Down the Amazon - the story of an a... View more info

Image for Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., May-June 1962 - Duesenberg History Feature

Antique Automobile Magazine - Official Publication of the Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc., May-June 1962 - Duesenberg History Feature

By: Betts, Charles L. Jr.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Antique Automobile Club of America, Inc. (AACA): 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 536g1171

Condition: Good


Features: Rochester Duesenberg - The story of the racing car that paved the way for an American Stock Car Record - major article with many archival illustrations including a full-page 1918 ad featuring Eddie Rickenbacher; The ACAA Judging Form; Judging; Thirty Years with Walter P. Chrysler - informative article with illustrations and Chrysler Model and Serial Chart; Restoration of a Rare 1914 Lewis Touring Car; The Roosevelt Story - Built by the Marmon Motor Company beginning in 1929; Rare 1907 Model J. Richmond; Indianapolis 50 Years Ago; Vacation Guide to America's Automobile Museums; Cover ... View more info

Image for Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 10, November (Nov.) 1983 -  Canadian Woman Artists 1914-45

Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 10, November (Nov.) 1983 - Canadian Woman Artists 1914-45

By: Borsa, Joan; Luckj, Natalie; Nolan, Shelagh; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Western Emerging Arts Ltd.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651h2360

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of "The Drill" by Fred Moulding; The Saskatoon Sculpture Project; Naive Art A Contect; Visions and Victories - Canadian Women Artists 1914-45; The Art of Coins; Henri Cartier-Brasson - Power to Transcend. Colour ads include works by Ron Finch, Ken Harrison, Rosalind Grant, Susan Gardiner, Peggy Heer, Mary Masters, Jim Vest, Joe Haire, and David Hockney (back cover). Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World  - The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1914, No. 200, Vol. 34 - Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals / Penelope Visits Finland

The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, December (Dec.) 1914, No. 200, Vol. 34 - Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals / Penelope Visits Finland

By: Browne, J.; Heighton, J.; Thomas, T.; Armour, C.; Hollingsworth, F.; Ranee of Sarawak; Fagan, D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123h0756

Condition: Good


Pages 102-196 pages plus 32 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Mutiny of the "Ziba" (part I) - a brutal captain and mates are murdered by their crew; Among Head-Hunters and Cannibals - great photo-illustrated article on some of the experiences of Captain W. Sinker who for years cruised the South Sea Islands in command of the Melanesian Mission steamer "Southern Cross"; The Rivals - two men were in love with the same lady; The Bluffing of Din Mahomed - a rascally Indian postal worker is brought to justice; The Runaway Train - story from a branch line of the C. and N.W.R.... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 18, 1940 - Nazi Invasion of the Netherlands / Dutch Machine Gun Crew Cover Photo

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 18, 1940 - Nazi Invasion of the Netherlands / Dutch Machine Gun Crew Cover Photo

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Byles, Charles E.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4639

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-676. Features: One-page map of the Low Countries' (Holland and Belgium) Traditional Defence - Strategic Inundations (Flooding); Photos of flooding which confronted the Nazis in Holland; Photos and brief write-ups of Mr. Churchill and his War Cabinet - an all-part Ministry; Holland as the R.A.F. Sees It - Air photos of key points Central Rotterdam, Dordrecht Island and the Moerdyk Bridges; "Ten Times as Strong as in 1914" - Belgian army and defense fortification photos; Sketch of German air attack on railway in Belgium; Four sketches beneath the caption "1914 Repeated - W... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, September (Sept.) 13, 1941 -  Cover Photo of U-Boat Surrender at Sea

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, September (Sept.) 13, 1941 - Cover Photo of U-Boat Surrender at Sea

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4645

Condition: Good


Pages 321-352. Features: Photos of capture of U-boat at sea; Britain Seizes Spitzbergen - two great photos; Photo of the Duke of Kent addressing thousands of workers at the vast Glenn Martin factory in Baltimore; Photo of N.C.O. prisoners enjoying their first meal since release from Vichy France; Two photos of Lord Louis Mountbatten aboard the 'Illustrious'; Photos of British toll on shipping at Rotterdam docks; Two pages of ten great photos of Britain's Army being toughened by intensive physical and endurance training; One-page photo of Italian submarine sailors standing aboard their sinking... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), December 27, 1952 - Cover Photo of the First Portrait of the Moon By the World's Largest Telescope at the Palomar Observatory

The Illustrated London News (ILN), December 27, 1952 - Cover Photo of the First Portrait of the Moon By the World's Largest Telescope at the Palomar Observatory

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2790

Condition: Good


Pages 1057-1092. Features: Colour ad inside front cover by Dunlop Rubber features illustration of St. Mary's Cathedral in Iona; Five photos of the moon and planets from the Palomar Observatory; Nice one-page photo portrait of Admiral Lord Mountbatten; Six photos of the Circus at Olympia - with the Queen and Prince Phillip present; The Private papers of Douglas Haig, 1914-1919; Photos of Lake Eyre's transformation from desert to lake to desert; A Canadian Fighter Wing for N.A.T.O. - three photos of the handing-over of the R.C.A.F. fighter base at Grostenquin, in France, with men and aircraft, ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 8, 1948: The Squalid Tragedy of Palestine

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 8, 1948: The Squalid Tragedy of Palestine

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0976

Condition: Good


Pages 509-536. Features: Series of illustrations show how the Foot Guards' Bearskin and the pre-1914 Infantry helmet evolved from a common ancestor, the 17th-century fatigue cap; One-page Karsh photo portrait of Mackenzie King; Photo of Berlin West power station stripped by the Russians in 1945; Photo of the pit headgear of the new shaft at Mosley Common Colliery; Photo of Roman villa recently unearthed at Lawrence Weston on a housing site; Book review of "Great Morning" by Sir Obert Sitwell; Five photos of an Australian Antarctic survey, The "Wyatt Earp's" latest cruise; Two ... View more info

Image for The Economic Review: Complete in Twenty-Four (24) Volumes, 1891-1914

The Economic Review: Complete in Twenty-Four (24) Volumes, 1891-1914

By: Campion, Rev. W.J.H.; Carter, Rev. J.; Phelps, Rev. I.R.; Et al: Editors

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: London, Percival & Co./Rivingtons: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 718a4805

Condition: Fair


The complete works of this early British learned economic journal which was published quarterly between 1881 and 1914 for the Oxford University Branch of The Christian Social Union. Includes writings by many names familiar to the modern historian of economic thought including: W.J. Ashley; W.H. Beveridge; J. Bonar; A.L. Bowley; Edwin Cannan; S.J. Chapman; A.W. Flux; L.L. Price; J.C. Stamp; R.H. Tawney; Sidney Webb; Beatrice Webb. Usual library markings. Most volumes bound in three-quarter leather with raised bands. Many later volumes bound in black buckram. Buckram volumes in good conditi... View more info

Image for Cosmopolitan Magazine, August, 1914, Number (No. / #) 339, Vol. LVII, No. 3 - Harrison Fisher Cover

Cosmopolitan Magazine, August, 1914, Number (No. / #) 339, Vol. LVII, No. 3 - Harrison Fisher Cover

By: Corelli, Marie; Beach, Rex; Kipling, Rudyard; Chambers, Robert W.; Morris, G.; Et al

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, International Magazine Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3763

Condition: Good


Pages 289-432 plus pages 1-64 and 81-146 of magnificent vintage ads at front and back. Features: Rudyard Kipling's Impressions of Cairo, Egypt (part 3); What Secretary of War, Lindley M. Garrison, proposes to do for the Army; The Wartime Story of General George E. Pickett (conclusion). Serial Stories: The Auction Block (part 1); The HIdden Children (to be continued). Short Fiction: The Tragedy of a Lost Appetite; Black Face and White Soul; The Wireless Wire-tappers; The City of Opportunity; The New Adventures of Wallingford; The Star and the Garter. Dozens and dozens of great vintage phot... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 66, Vol. 6, Nov. 23, 1915 - The French Offensive-Defensive November (Nov.) 1914, to April 1915

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 66, Vol. 6, Nov. 23, 1915 - The French Offensive-Defensive November (Nov.) 1914, to April 1915

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a8711

Condition: Good


Numerous black and white photographs. "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - From Preface. Contents: Chapter XCVI - French Offensive-Defensive, November, 1914, to April, 1915. Centerfold map illustrates the Franco-German Operations. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 160, September (Sept.) 11, 1917

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 160, September (Sept.) 11, 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0917

Condition: Good


Dozens of great black and white photos. Cover air photo of the German Submarine Base at Ostend. Theme of this issue: The Use of the Aircraft. Contents include: pre-war expectations of the Royal Flying Circus; The Royal Naval Air Service; Machines and Engines in Possession of the R.F.C. in August, 1914; how output was increased; the aerial preparedness of Belgium, of France, and of Germany; The Albatros; The Fokker; The Aviatik and other German Machines; German Engines; French and Italian Aeroplaines and Engines; Work of the R.F.C.; Reconnaissance Artillery 'spotting'; anti-aircraft guns; lo... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 162, September (Sept.) 25, 1917

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 162, September (Sept.) 25, 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0919

Condition: Good


This issue devoted to "Dutch Neutrality 1914-1917". Profusely illustrated with black and white contemporary photos. Contents: the fear of war in 1914; the Dutch frontier; military precautions and mobilization; contraband and Dutch supplies; The Rhine Acts; The Netherlands Oversea Trust; Smuggling; The German Submarine War; Outrages on Dutch Shipping; The Maria; The Medea; The Bandoeng; The Tubantia; The Berkelstroom; The Blommersdijk; Attitude of the Dutch Government towards German Lawlessness; Dutch Internment Camps; German Aircraft over Dutch Territory; The Belgian Deportees; Germa... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 163, October (Oct.) 2, 1917.  Swiss Neutrality 1914-1917

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 163, October (Oct.) 2, 1917. Swiss Neutrality 1914-1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0920

Condition: Good


Abundantly illustrated with contemporary black and white photographs. Contents: Switzerland's position among the nations; the army; mobilization and its effects; declarations of neutrality; frontier incidents; German-Swiss and French-Swiss opinion; Herr Spitteler's Speech; Gradual change in public opinion; Swiss dislike of militarism; Methods of the General Staff; The Arrest of 'Times' correspondents; The Affair of the Two Colonels; British Ministers in Switzerland; Federal Council and President Wilson; Swiss Protest against intensified blockade; M. Ritter's action in Washington; The Hoffmann... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 165, October (Oct.) 16, 1917.  Greece and the War 1914-1916

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 165, October (Oct.) 16, 1917. Greece and the War 1914-1916

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0922

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of M. Venizelos. Abundant black and white photographs. Contents: History of Modern Greece; The Crown and the Protecting Powers; The Balkan Wars and the Alliance with Serbia; Policy of M. Venizelos; King Constantine's Opposition; Politics and Diplomacy in 1915; The Refusal to apply the treaty with Serbia; Pro-German Manoeuvres; Surrender of Fort Rupel; Crisis of June 1916; Entente Negotiations with Constantine's ministers; The National Defence Movement; M. Venizelo's Salonika government; The entente still hesitates; Allied troops attacked; the 'Battle of Athens'. Unmarked. Ab... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 166, October (Oct.) 23, 1917.  The Adbication of King Constantine / Care of Disabled British Soldiers

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 166, October (Oct.) 23, 1917. The Adbication of King Constantine / Care of Disabled British Soldiers

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0923

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of King Alexander, Constantine's Second Son and Successro. Abundantly illustrated with black and white photos. Contents: effect of the 'Battle of Athens", December 1916; Exposure of Constantine's hostility to the entente; The history of modern Greece; entente doubts and difficulties; position of Italy; Exchange of Notes; Effect of Russian Revolution and American Intervention; The Thessalian Crops; Entente Discussions; M. Jonnart appointed High Commissioner; Adbication of King Constantine; The New King, Alexander; Constantine's departure from Greece; M. Venizelos becomes Pr... View more info

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The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 169, November (Nov.) 13, 1917. The Disorganization of Russia, March-July 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0926

Condition: Good


Cover portrait of M. Kerensky. Abundantly illustrated with black and white photos. Contents: Rise of the Soviet; Bolsheviks and Maximalists; Jewish Influences; Indiscipline in the army; Kerensky abolishes the death penalty; Alexeieff as Generalissimo; German Propaganda; Lenin and his agents; Resignation of Miliukoff; Provisional government's note to the allies; replies of Great Britain and France; No annexations and no indemnity; Resignation of Gutchkoff; A coalition cabinet; the 'soldier's charter'; dismissal of generals; Kerensky's visit to the armies; chaos in Russia; confiscation of land... View more info

Image for The Times History of the War, Part 8 (Eight), October (Oct.) 13, 1914 : Field Marshal Earl Kitchener Cover Portrait

The Times History of the War, Part 8 (Eight), October (Oct.) 13, 1914 : Field Marshal Earl Kitchener Cover Portrait

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times Publishing Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3071

Condition: Fair


Pages 281-320. Chapters include "Lord Kitchener" and "The German Invasion of Luxemburg and Belgium". Photos include: Lord Roberts, Lord Wolseley, Hubert I.W. Hamilton, Earl Kitchener, Sir Evelyn Wood, Lord Charles Beresford, Sir F.R. Wingate, The Earl of Cromer, George W. Steevens, Sir Percy Girouard, Lord Grenfell, General De Wet, General Cronje, Lord Kitchener in Japan, Grand Duchess Marie Adelaide of Luxemburg, M. Eyschen, Belgian soldiers sniping from a bridge. Also included are an illustration of Gordon's last stand at Khartum, January 26, 1885, a one-page map illustrat... View more info