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Image for Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.; Melling, Arthur, L.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0916

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Full-page illustration of Miss Sweet Caporal II in flight; Flying Training - Ancient and Modern; New service inaugurated by Canadian Colonial Airways - article and photo of Douglas DC3 used on new Montreal-New York service; Full-page ad for Golf Flake cigarettes; The Light Aeroplane Business - includes brief write-ups of the many manufacturers plus many photos of their products; Nice full-page Fleet Aircraft ad features photo of the trainer model 7; Full-page ad by De Havilland features their Dragon Rapied; Nice Full-page Fairchild ad features their "Sekani"; Cessn... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, September 1938

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0928

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Super cover photo of a Seversky Pursuit in flight; Nice Ethyl Corporation full-page ad recalls Robert Lathan soaring over Baltimore, Maryland in 1910; Great photo ad for BG spark plugs; Guest editorial by M.E. Ashton about Canada's bush airline operators "Looking for Fair Treatment"; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features a scene in Delhi, India; The Ottawa Airport Opening - photos with article; Lockheed one-page ad; The 1938 John Webster Competitions - article with many photos; Nice one-page photo ad for the De Havilland Albatross; The National Air R... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 1, 1943 - The Junkers 52 / The Amphibious Jeep / "The Sacred Brigade" of Thebes

The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 1, 1943 - The Junkers 52 / The Amphibious Jeep / "The Sacred Brigade" of Thebes

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2691

Condition: Good


Pages 473-500 plus advertorial covers. Features: Photos of German troops in Junkers 52 aircraft plus photo of planes in flight; Photos of the people of Marseilles being evacuated; Photo of mountain of landmine casings waiting to be charged in Palestine - a big local industry; Photos of 25-pounder guns on Valentine tank chassis on the Tunisian front; Photo of bomb-damaged London football ground being repaired for Easter Sunday; Photo of Berlin fire at Dresdner Bank (caption is partially censored - very uncommon for this publication); 3 photos of new German conical landmine recently discovered ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), July 15, 1944 - The Liberation of Caen / Iceland Independence

The Illustrated London News (ILN), July 15, 1944 - The Liberation of Caen / Iceland Independence

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2698

Condition: Good


Pages 57-84. Features: Cover portrait of Marshal Konstantin Rokossovsky; Informative diagrams of Germany's E-Boat - a naval mosquito with torpedoes and guns; Photos of the four Cherbourg forts, situated on the outer breakwater, which were the last to surrender; Review of "Behind the Steel Wall" by Arvid Fredborg; The campaign in Italy - seven recent photos; Montgomery's Great Success - the liberation of Caen by British and Canadian Troops - four photos; Article entitled "Offensives on All Fronts"; Five aerial photos of bomb damage to Peenemunde, home of the flying bomb, attac... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4666

Condition: Good


Pages 421-448 pages. Features: Cover photo of huge pile of German fighters and bombers - reduced to a large mound of scrap metal in Britain; Nice one-page colour Guinness ad features red wagon wheel, smiley face, belt, tacks, rock, sock, ace of hearts... and glass of Guinness; Photos of "Liberators" and "Fortresses" in flight; Six photos of how H.M. destroyer "Ithuriel" rammed and sunk Italian submarine "Cobalto" in the Mediterranean; Photos of glider troops in training; German invasion tide laps the Caucasus Barrier - one-page model of the main features as see... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, January (Jan.) 31, 1942 -  Cover Photo of General Gregory Zhukov / The Northrop Flying Wing

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, January (Jan.) 31, 1942 - Cover Photo of General Gregory Zhukov / The Northrop Flying Wing

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4646

Condition: Good


Pages 129-160. Features: Eight-photo, two-page feature on the full-scale production of tanks in Britain; Archbishop fo Canterbury, Dr. Lang, announces his resignation; Fascinating photos of massive concrete U-boat shelters being built on the Atlantic coast; Map of Southern Malaya where the Japanese are able to easily land using flat-bottomed boats; Photos after the Japanese sinking of the 'Prince of Wales' and the 'Repulse', with heads bobbing in water - and Captain William Tennant of the 'Repulse' after his rescue; Map of the Western Pacific, indicating dates of Japanese landings on many isl... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 30, 1948: Communist Challenge to the Marshall Plan in France

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 30, 1948: Communist Challenge to the Marshall Plan in France

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

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0970

Condition: Good


Pages 477-504. Features: Cover photo of scene in the St. Etienne mining district of France showing strikers attacking police guarding a coal mine; Fascinating two-page early morning illustration in Strand House, the great dispatch warehouse of W. H. Smith and Son which provides breakfast tables with daily newspapers; Wonderful article, photos and illustrations celebrate the Centenary of the Railway Bookstall, with photo of W. H. Smith I; Photo of rocket-assisted takeoff of U.S. Navy giant Lockheed Constitution aircraft on experimental flight; Photo of terrible wreckage of the K.L.M. Constella... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0979

Condition: Fair


Pages 677-704. Features: Colour Dunlop ad inside front cover features The Mumming Plays; Cover photo of wartime munitions being scrapped for production drive; Five photos illustrate the United Nations new simultaneous interpretation system; Two pages of illustrations explain the Swedish Albatross marine expedition as it investigates seabed deposits; An account of the aims of the Albatross expedition and of the equipment used to obtain material for scientific investigation from great depths; Six-photo sequence shows an F8F Bearcat's failed attempt to land on the USS Tarawa - it ultimately crash... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, May 16, 1936: Mussolini (Il Duce) Cover Photo

The Illustrated London News, May 16, 1936: Mussolini (Il Duce) Cover Photo

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h0999

Condition: Good


Pages 843- 890. Features: Front cover photo portrait of Mussolini with King Victor Emmanuel of Italy, proclaimed Emperor of Abyssinia; Nice photo of Mrs. Amy Mollison, who made a record flight from Gravesend to the Cape of Good Hope; Photos of King Faruk returning to Cairo from England;M. Drouillet is arrested after gallant escapade in the impounded airplane of the Emperor of Abyssinia; Photo of first funeral service in an RAF plane, for aircraftman William Watkin; Photo of the car in which King Alexander and M. Barthou were assassinated being presented to Yugoslavia by France; Photo-illustrat... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1937 - Sensational Fleet Aircraft Four-Page Centerfold Ad

Canadian Aviation Magazine, January 1937 - Sensational Fleet Aircraft Four-Page Centerfold Ad

By: Green, Dr. J.J.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H.; Bradbrooke, F.C.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0912

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Pratt & Whitney engine ad inside front cover; Half-page photo of the Bristol "142" in flight; Article about the high number of aviation disasters in December 1936; Brief article with photos about float planes which sunk under the weight of heavy snow; Super full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes shows Dolly Haas; How to honour the pioneers - the Silver Dart; The Story of the Silver Dart - article with three photos; Carmand and Warner Elliott of Sioux Lookout make aircraft skis - article with photos; Nice photo ad for the Monospar by General Aircraft; Hennessy... View more info

Image for Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, No. 2, 19 June 1940 - 25 June, 1940

Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, No. 2, 19 June 1940 - 25 June, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432c7874

Condition: Good


40 pages. 60 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: Photo at St. Malo of the second B.E.F. evacuation; Last to leave France - "The Unbeaten Army" returns home; Scorched earth as the French leave Brest, their naval base in Brittany; Article - A summary of the armistice terms proposed to France by Germany and Italy; Photos of the R.A.F.'s war in the air; Great overhead photo of attack on the German-occupied Schipol Aerodrome which damaged 10 of 22 planes on the ground; Australians rally to the motherland; Centerfold illustration by C.E. Turner dep... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, January 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, January 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Main, J.R.K.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Aitken, Alex

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0923

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo of Bishop G. Breynat's Waco inspection plane being refuled on the beach at Chesterfield, Hudson Bay; Repercussions of an Old Case - the 1933 crash and death of Archie McDougall at Sanford, Manitoba; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The Percival Q6 - article and photo, plus photos, in flight and on the ground, of the first Pou-du-Ciel, constructed by Oscar Demine of Montreal, to receive a license in Canada; Full-page photo collage of many of the best-known flying people at the Miami Air Manoeuvres in early December - including Rudy Kling and Frank Ha... View more info

Image for Air Combat Magazine, Volumes 1 and 2, Plus 3 Special Editions from 1979, 1981 and 1982 - Privately Hardbound in One Book

Air Combat Magazine, Volumes 1 and 2, Plus 3 Special Editions from 1979, 1981 and 1982 - Privately Hardbound in One Book

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759a4820

Condition: Very Good


Features: Eddie Rickenbacker; The Square J; From Africa to China - Via P-40; Warplanes in Detail; F-15 Eagle; Tinian's B-29s; Spitfire Pilot; Navy's Colorful Jets; Modeling Military Aircraft; Biplanes against the red bear; The deadly D VII; Terro in the Yellow Peril; Ground Attack; Flying the CF-104 Starfighter; The Last Mustangs; An RCAF Crewman Looks back - H.D. (Cherry) Cherrington; Col. Tinker and the Bird-o-prey XIII; Warplanes in detail - the Bf 109G; Flying the Vampire; P-5... Last of the Big Boats; McDonnell's Parasite; Military markings of the world; Counter Invader; Return to Cornino... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, July 1948

Canadian Aviation Magazine, July 1948

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company, Limited: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844g0421

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Ground Control Approach Radar for the RCAF; Pilot Error; Navigating from the Cockpit; Wings of Britain; Turbine Era is the Target; Gloom, Excitement in Jet Program; British Seek Transport Lead; Supersonic Fighters for British Arsenal; Aim to Reduce Lightplane Costs; Flight Simulator Trains Crews; Ottawa Report; Canadian Accident Analysis; Maintenance Section; Curved Maps for Navigation; and more. Many pages of great ads including the de Havilland Beaver. Small ink stamp atop front cover. Front cover partially loose. Average wear. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, February 9, 1942: Dr. Seuss (Ted Geisel)

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, February 9, 1942: Dr. Seuss (Ted Geisel)

By: Pratt, William V.; Fuqua, Stephen O.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3289

Condition: Fair


68 pages. Features: Brief obituaries for Capt. James H. Cook, M. Sayle Taylor, William Fortune, Madame Hranoush Bey, and Maj. Gen. Mason M. Patrick; Jap threat in Pacific Grows; Sea Strategy of the Japanese Thrust; Singapore Siege; Battle of Macassar Strait; Bloody Bataan; Defensive Tactics of Germans Wring Praise from the Reds; Photo (from last year) of crashed Russian pilot being interrogated by Germans; Hawaii is a testing ground for command; Churchill wins showdown by Parliament still testy; Charles Yoshii is the voice of Japan's Lord Haw Haw; Photos of Sir Stafford Cripps and James Maxto... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 15, 1943 - The War Completely and Exclusively Illustrated

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, May 15, 1943 - The War Completely and Exclusively Illustrated

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739g0180

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of Longstop Hill - taken before the gallant assault which dislodged the enemy; Photos of Allied Leaders of the Victorious Land and Air Forces in Tunisia - Leiut.-General K.A.N. Anderson, Major-General Omar M. Bradley; Air Marshal Coningham, Major-General Carl Spaatz, and Air Chief-Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder; Large photo portraits of General Dwight Eisenhower and General Sir Harold Alexander; Bizerta - The Powerful Naval Base which fell to the Allies on May 7 - five photos; The Tunisian Capital Captured by the British - Two photos of the city from the air; Prelud... View more info