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Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in Palestine

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 29, 1948: End of the British Mandate in 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: 338h0975

Condition: Good


Pages 593-620. Features: Cover photo of Gen. Cunningham as he leaves Government House, Jerusalem, for the last time as the British mandate in Palestine comes to an end; Samples of ingenious medieval printed works; Two pages of photos of Princess Elizabeth's "New Look" clothes for her first visit to the continent; 5 Dramatic Photos in Palestine and Jerusalem - scenes and factors of the coming struggle for supremacy between Jews and Arabs; Excellent two-page panoramic map of Jerusalem, which has been battered by Arab guns and Jewish mortars and whose future concerns every Christian comm... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review

The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0990

Condition: Good


Pages 975- 1022. Features: Nice One-page photo-illustrated travel add for Czechoslovakia; Vintage half-page photo-illustrated ad for the French Riviera and Basque Coast; Cover photo of the king and queen and Princess Elizabeth going aboard the Royal yacht "Victoria and Albert" in Portsmouth Harbour; Photos of Portsmouth welcoming the king; Dramatic photo of assembled warships firing royal salute; Two pages of photos of the fleet illuminated at night; Photo of the king leaving 6 inch gun turret in HMS "Southampton"; Illustrated article discusses the riddle of the markings on Mar... View more info

Image for Punch Magazine - May Day Special - 29 April - 5 May 1970: Revolutions Cover Illustration

Punch Magazine - May Day Special - 29 April - 5 May 1970: Revolutions Cover Illustration

By: Coren, Alan; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: UK, Punch Publications: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4981

Condition: Good


Features: One man against the BBC; 350 years of unnatural selection; Nice one-page photo-ad for the Ford Mustang; Rupert Murdoch talks about the great Biggs manuscript haul; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War, Part 248, May 20, 1919  *First Rent in German Alliance - Surrender of Bulgaria*

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War, Part 248, May 20, 1919 *First Rent in German Alliance - Surrender of Bulgaria*

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a2574

Condition: Good


Great black and white photos. Topics include: Fall of Monaster (Nov. 1916), followed by a period of Quiescence on Salonika Front; General Milne's Winter Problems; Offensive in Doiran Sector of April, 1917; Koritza; Allied Success in Albania; The Greek Impasse; Jonnart's Mission and the Coup D'Etat of Athens, June, 1917; Triumph of Venizelos and the Policy of Greek Reintegration and Mobilization in Allied Interest; Internal Situation in Bulgaria; Zenith and Anticlimax of Pro-German Solidarity; Sofia and the Press; Serious Misgivings and Diplomatic Disgusts unite to effect the fall of the Rados... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 29 May, 1960 No. 5

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 29 May, 1960 No. 5

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6389

Condition: Good


Features include: The Genus Dendrobium; Dendrobium Culture in Hawaii; Growing the Nobile-type Dendrobium on Oahu; Effects of Gibberellic Acid on Dendrobium Seedlings; Incidents of Travel in Chiapas: Orchids on Churches - La Selva Negra; Orchids of Crater Lake National Park; Orchid Hall of Fame (Pt IV): Phalaenopsis Moonglow; and Collectors' Item: Maxillaria vittariifolia. Light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for The Canadian/Star Weekly Magazine, 29 January - 5 February 1966: Russia Vs. Canada in Hockey / Harry Saltzman Got the James Bond Boom Going

The Canadian/Star Weekly Magazine, 29 January - 5 February 1966: Russia Vs. Canada in Hockey / Harry Saltzman Got the James Bond Boom Going

By: Gzowski, Peter; Mayer, Ian; Batten, Jack; Belanger, John; Stephenson, Bill; Meyer, Helen; Nicol, Eric; Grant, Maggie

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar Publishers: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319g0993

Condition: Very Good


26 pages. Features: Fantastic Russia vs. Canada hockey photo; Feature Article by Peter Gzowski - The Russians May be as Good as the NHL's Worst - with six sensational colour photos; The Wily Ways of Georges Lemay - he escaped from Dade County Jail; The Flick That Out-Bonds James - The 10th Victim - article with magnificent colour photos of Ursulla Andress, Marcello Mastroianni and Elsa Martinelli; Harry Saltzman - The Canadian Who Got the James Bond Boom Going - article with great full-page photo of Pussy Galore sitting on his lap; Women Can't Cook - Especially in February; The Quo Vadis Scho... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, May 29, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry Hopkins / Christian Underground in Russia

Collier's Magazine, May 29, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry Hopkins / Christian Underground in Russia

By: Haycox, Ernest; Kyne, Peter B.; Wagner, Constance; Neiman, Irving Gaynor; Sinclair, Frederic; Rohmer, Sax; Sherwood, Robert E.; Palmer, Gretta; Frazier, George; Paris, Leonard A.; Sinks, Alfred H.; Dugan, James

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1571

Condition: Good


86 pages. Articles: The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins, part 1 - he wanted to be President; God's Underground in Russia - Priests work in secret to keep Christian faith alive; Open Letter to Jimmie Fidler - spotlighting the man who tells Hollywood how it should behave; Teen-age talent - winners of Collier's fourth annual high-school art contest; Flying High - the role the kite has played in sport and aviation; Go to Sleep - unusual theories about somnolence and insomnia. Fiction: Custom of the Country; Rich Girl, Poor Man; The Far-off Bugle; Shakespeare should drop dead; Ham and cheese on... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 29, 1953: Farewell General Bradley / Mystery of the Mayan Temple / Most Expensive City in the World

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 29, 1953: Farewell General Bradley / Mystery of the Mayan Temple / Most Expensive City in the World

By: Mayse, A.; O'Donnell, J.; Bradley, Omar; Baum, A.; Martin, H.; Sherrod, R.; Kelland, C.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h0777

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Our Two Toughest Allies - Greece and Turkey, the two poorest countries in NATO, kick in 40% of their budgets for defense; A Soldier's Farewell (part 2 of 2) - General Omar N. Bradley; The Things You Can Make in Your Cellar - basement woodworkers; Why Ike Had to Draft Fathers - 13,000 'students' a month were turning temporary deferments into permanent exemptions; The Most Expensive City in the World - great photo-illustrated article on Robert Sherrod and his family who live in Tokyo; The Mystery of the Mayan Temple - secret stairway in the temple of Palenque may suggest an... View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.29. No. 3 - May/June 1983

Sea Frontiers - Vol.29. No. 3 - May/June 1983

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9514

Condition: Good


Features: Carmel Bay - Marine oasis in the cold Pacific; Leatherjackets - savory stingers; nations unite to fight pollution; Protecting the Caribbean; Oama summer; Cocos Island - Verdant treasure; Miniature marine foulers; Man-made Island - solution to economic and environmental woes. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Locomotives International - No. 26, Vol. 5, December 1994

Locomotives International - No. 26, Vol. 5, December 1994

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: England, L.I.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9683

Condition: Very Good


Features: Postcard Gems; Some Notes on the Finnish Railways in the 1950s; Some Early Diesel Locomotive Experiments; The Teresa Cristina Pacifics; The Railways of Jamaica - Epitaph, August 1994; Steam at Dresden, Germany, 29 April to 2 May 1994; New Light on the 'Lawleys'; The Last Big Steam Show down under; Back Track. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for The Great War Magazine - Part 41 - 29 May 1915

The Great War Magazine - Part 41 - 29 May 1915

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $159.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432a1958

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Alexander, Prince Regent and Heir to the Throne of Serbia. Chapter LVI - The Resurgence of Serbia and the Resistance of Russia. Photo of a horrific Serbian village slaughter on page 228. Excellent two-panel centerfold photo of Austrian trenches near Jasionna. Many interesting photos. Pratt's advertisement on back cover bears an amazing photo of an early armoured personell carrier. Covers detached but present. Average wear. Staples disintegrated. View more info

Image for The Canadian Magazine, 29 May 1971 *COVER PHOTO OF JOHN DIEFENBAKER*

The Canadian Magazine, 29 May 1971 *COVER PHOTO OF JOHN DIEFENBAKER*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 339a4570

Condition: Good


Features: Dief - Hail and farewell; Colour full-page ad for the Chevy Vega; The artistry and derring-do of Paul Kane - he went west in 1845 'with no companions but my portfolio and a box of paints'; Maggie Grant; Look East - Gorgeous photos of Samantha Jones in Asian garb; How to be a fishing hero to your family - especially if you don't know much about it and don't want to spend a bundle; Unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, January 6, 1962 *HOCKEY'S GASHOUSE GANG, THE CHICAGO BLACK HAWKS, AMERICAN VS PARIS FASHIONS*

The Saturday Evening Post, January 6, 1962 *HOCKEY'S GASHOUSE GANG, THE CHICAGO BLACK HAWKS, AMERICAN VS PARIS FASHIONS*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357a4708

Condition: Good


Features: Last Chance for Vietnam - international flare-ups may topple this strategically located country - many interesting black and white photos; People on the Way Up - Peter Beard, Craig Ellwood, Building Designer, The Van Dorn Sisters; Paris gives Women a break, by Oleg Cassini (pages 29-32 loose but present); You CAN afford college - Princeton's financial-aid officer tells how to swing the high cost of higher education; Nice pink Cadillac ad on page 33; 'Common Market' - what does it mean to us? - a report by Christian A. Herter; Hockey's Gashouse Gang - the story of the rambunctious Ch... View more info

Image for Flying Lady - The Periodical of the Rolls-Royce Owner's Club, Inc., May/June 1993

Flying Lady - The Periodical of the Rolls-Royce Owner's Club, Inc., May/June 1993

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, The Rolls-Royce Owner's Club, Inc.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 749a4714

Condition: Good


Cover photo of a Special Edition Anniversary Corniche IV. Features: Pre-War Coachwork National Technical Seminar - Woodwork, Part II, October 29-31, 1992, North Brookfield, MA; Pre-War Coachwork National Technical Seminar, Paint and Upholstery, October 29-31, 1992, North Brookfield, MA - 4 pages with great photos; GRK27 - a 1924 Twenty HP; Rebuilding a Silver Ghost Water Pump; From the Judge's Bench, by Matt Sysak; A Lost Silver Cloud - the Tale of LLCB15. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, November 13, 1944 *SOLDIER VOTE, 1944*

Newsweek Magazine, November 13, 1944 *SOLDIER VOTE, 1944*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823a4858

Condition: Good


Contents: Ford ad (color) inside front cover; Boeing B-29 ad; Plymouth car ad; Nice color Borden's ad featuring Elsie the cow and family; International Trucks ad; War election proves to world America's faith in democracy - campaign hottest in years but politics stop at the borders of nation united in arms; Wehrmacht wages bitter fight to prolong war through winter - but British storm Walcheren, opening way to use of Antwerp as supply base for Allies; Photo of Red Army soldiers parading through Belgrade; One man's fight against corruption - the story behind the Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell Inciden... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, 1 May 1938 *FASCISM IN CANADA - PART 2 OF 2*

Maclean's Magazine, 1 May 1938 *FASCISM IN CANADA - PART 2 OF 2*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company, Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6551

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Excellent colour ad for International Harvester trucks inside front cover; Page 5 features an excellent full-page black and white photographic ad for Canadian Pacific's stately Duchess - 20,000 tons of sturdy steel on the St. Lawrence Seaway - includes photo of the ship, write-up and six photos of passenger amenities on board; Nice full-page black and white photo ad for DeSoto cars on page 6; Funny-faced Horse, by Margery Allingham - the jolly story of an equine comedian, a too-trusting girl, and a rather nice villain; Who'll Succeed Bennett as leader of the Federal Conser... View more info

Image for The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth"

The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth"

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Chawton Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8809

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The War on Religion - with an anti-religious quote by Max Epstein, Vice-Commissar for Education; Notes of the Week; New Year Notes by Lady Houston, D.B.E.; A Conservative Leader?, by Kim; The Case of Patrick O'Malley, life-long trade unionist; Satirical full-page ad for the public auction of the nations of the Commonwealth; A Hair of the Dog that Bit You!; Air Progress Abroad, by Major Oliver Stewart; The Monstrous Shadow of 1934, by Robert Machray; More Grave Changes - British Legion Affiars; Eve in Paris; Political Madness - Conservative Party Heads for Suicide, by Colon... View more info

Image for Public Opinion Magazine, Friday May 29, 1936 - A Weekly Review of What People Think, Say and do, and of the New Books They are Reading

Public Opinion Magazine, Friday May 29, 1936 - A Weekly Review of What People Think, Say and do, and of the New Books They are Reading

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, The Avenue Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844g0865

Condition: Fair


24 pages. Features: "A Moral Equivalent of War" - The World Must Choose; The Minister of Defense - The Work of Nine Weeks; Defence from the Air has Radically Changed; Our Feeble Stamps; Conquest of the Air Which Causes No Anxiety; A British Journalist in America; The Standard of Conduct Exacted of Ministers of the Crown; The Dean of St. Paul's Talks to Cambridge University Undergraduates About War; "Frankensteins of Science" - a talk by Sir Richard Gregory; Eton and the Foreign Service; A Study of the Art of Conversation; A Plea for Domestic Courts; Full page photo ad asking f... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 29, 1946: Cover Photo of Chiang Kai-shek and His Wife / Superman Photo/Article

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 29, 1946: Cover Photo of Chiang Kai-shek and His Wife / Superman Photo/Article

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3312

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Nice color ad for Mercury cars inside front cover; Photo of Dr. Bertha Lutz of Brazil; Nice early one-page ad for Northwest Airlines includes large table of their new flights and low fares; Great color-photo ad for Caterpillar called "Grand Canyon of the Mesabi" features massive iron ore excavation; Nice one-page ad for International Trucks; Food - that a hungry world may eat; Photo of fire at Barrett plant of Allied Chemical in Philadelphia; Photo of baby Betty Lou Hall kissing President Truman; Juvenile delinquency; Is 1946 another 1920?; Great one-page Boeing ad... View more info

Image for Canadian Forces Sentinel, May 1970, Volume 6, Number 5

Canadian Forces Sentinel, May 1970, Volume 6, Number 5

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Government of Canada: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a9347

Condition: Good


Features: Harking back to VE-Day, 25 years ago; Torpedo Recovery; Mission Planning; Flying Caribous in the Malaysian Jungle; Shearwater Angel; Corporal Les Smallenberg - Go-Kart racer; F/L Roy Wood of No. 35 Squadron, RAF is shot down, 29 May 1943. Sound copy. View more info