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Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 16, 1942 - 100th Anniversary Issue

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 16, 1942 - 100th Anniversary Issue

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4654

Condition: Good


Pages 565-592. Features: Photo and major article celebrating the 100th Anniversary of this publication; Two-pages of illustration of London 100 years ago; Two pages of dramatic photos of bomb damage in present-day London; Page of interesting illustrations from the first issue, 100 years ago; One Hundred Years of Warfare (article); Photos of nine personalities of the week, including Dr. Felix Weingartner, Lord Amulree, Admiral Leahy with Marshal Petain, the Duke of Gloucester on the Libyan battlefront, and Major-General Sir William Dobbie with is wife; Article on the great writer contributors ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 10, 1953 - Coelacanth Fish

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2792

Condition: Good


Pages 37-72. Features: Nice colour B.O.A.C. ad inside front cover features lovely lady in swimsuit with beach scene backdrop; Cover page photos and write-up of the 'diving dinosaur' coelcanth fish recently caught near Madagascar; Before and after aerial photos of the communist railroad marshalling yard turntable at Musan, North Korea, before it was blown to bits by American Navy Skyraiders from the U.S.S. Bon Homme Richard; Dr. Alain Bombard; Mr. L.G. Newble; Australian victory at the Davis Cup; Mrs. Raynes-Simson and Mrs. Kitty Hesselberger fought off a Kikuyu gang of four; Thanking the hero... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 14 March 1953 - Death of Stalin

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 14 March 1953 - Death of Stalin

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2797

Condition: Good


Pages 381-420. Features: Cover photo of Joseph Stalin; Nice color ad for Sanderson fabrics and wallpapers inside front cover; Two pages of photos and information on Mr. Stalin; Photos of the Coronation Maids of Honour; Photos of Stalin mourners; Article on Russian Succession; Photos of new members of the Russian government, led by G.M. Malenkov; Two-pages of interesting illustrations explain the young science of oceanography which may one day avert disasters such as the North Sea floods; Photos of flood of refugees from East Germany; Cross country championship won by D.A.G. Pirie of South Lon... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 23 May 1953 -  Th e Suez Canal

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 23 May 1953 - Th e Suez Canal

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2801

Condition: Good


Pages 809-852. Features: Cover photo of General Neguib with Dulles, Stassen and Caffery at the Pyramids Rest House; Nice one-page ad for the New Humber 8-seater Pullman Limousine; Excellent aerial photos of the Suez Canal, a railhead, the refinery at Suez and the HQ of the canal company at Ismailia; Illustration of demolition of the famous 'Prom' of the old Queen's Hall; Article on Jordan and her military; Waco, Texas tornado disaster; Launcho of passenger liner 'Arcadia'; Two pages of photos of the marriage of Princess Ragnhild of Norway, attended by Princess Margaret; Centerfold illustrati... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 21, 1936: State funeral for Adm. of the Fleet Earl Beatty

The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 21, 1936: State funeral for Adm. of the Fleet Earl Beatty

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1000

ISBN: B00428D0IU

Condition: Good


Pages 487-530. Features: Cover page photo of state funeral of Adm. of the Fleet Earl Beatty; Major coverage of the funeral of Lord Beatty; Photo illustrated article entitled Flightless Birds in Three Continents; Lovely one page photo portrait of Queen Mary with three of her grandchildren; Two-page pictorial map entitled "Germany re-occupies the demilitarized Rhineland - a breach of the Versailles and Locarno treaties; Photo illustrated article entitled "A Vast Prehistoric Pompeii" revisited - further discoveries in Moravia, at Vestoice and the Pekarna cave; Two pages of photos of ... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, December 1, 1963: Thirty Years Ago - Prohibition

The New York Times Magazine, December 1, 1963: Thirty Years Ago - Prohibition

By: Human, Sydney; Baker, Russell; Burns, James MacGregor; Anderson, Margaret; Stern, Philip M.; Long, Clarence D.; Tynan, K.; Sanders, M.K.; Carthew, Anthony; Vincent, G.; Guitar, M.A.; Glueck, G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4091

Condition: Good


152 pages. Features: LBJ cover photos; The Qualities That Make a President; 100 Years of History in the White House in two pages of photos; LBJ - Master of the Art of the Possible; The Legacy of the 1,000 Days - JFK declared that his task would only be begun in his first 1,000 days; Twelve Great Problems for a New President; The American Tradition - Four Symbols; The Negro Child Asks "Why?" - why the violence and hate?; Are Machines More important than People?; Observations of a Freshman in Congress - Clarence D. Long; To Divorce Art from Money-Making; Six Million Woman Volunteered in... View more info

Image for Popular Science Magazine, May 1961

Popular Science Magazine, May 1961

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Popular Science: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 822a4004

Condition: Fair


Features: Beware of Auto Accident Fakers; New VW comes in two styles; Pickup becomes a Beach Wagon; Patching Tubeless Tires; It tells what dead men can't; Beating Russia's big Rockets; Space talk on beams of light; Wonderful world of plywood; Earth Radio to launch ICBMs; Handcuffs defy escape artists; Fifth Wheel runs a bus (and stops it too); How a Coffee Machine Works; U.S. Cavemen 10,000 years ago?; Weapons of the Civil War; "Black Box" helps you find fish; How Dreams keep us sane; Tiny Battlefield for tankmen; Blueprint for multi-purpose yard tractor; and much more. Above-average... View more info

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Explorer's Journal, September 1981

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, The Explorer's Club: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 824c5714

Condition: Good


Features: An Explorer's Credo, by Theodore Paul Bank II - with his photos from the Aleutians and Hokkaido; Ted Bank 1923-1981; Western Egyptian Desert Expedition - Radiographic imaging to evaluate relics; Florida Sinkhold Archeological Site - yields evidence of human life 12,000 years ago; The Hyksos; The Outer Hebrides; Diurnal Raptors in Amazonia; The Elegant L'Hoest's Monkey; Search for Chili Peppers in Bolivia - botanist pursues research of evolution; Coring in Antarctica - searching for clues to the past; Nomads of the World - an endangered way of life. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound ... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, September (Sept.) 13, 1964 -  Sihanouk is a Prince Under Pressure

The New York Times Magazine, September (Sept.) 13, 1964 - Sihanouk is a Prince Under Pressure

By: Penchenier, Georges; Mohr, Charles; Reuss, Henry S.; Reagan, Michael D.; Wallich, Henry C.; Harris, Mark; Hechinger, Fred M.; Udall, Stewart L.; King, Seth S.; Peck, Seymour; Whitman, Arthur; Smith, Sherwin D.; Vincent Geoffrey; Hano, A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4014

Condition: Good


160 pages. Features: Cover photos of RFK and Kenneth Keating; Nice color-photo fashion photos; Close-up of the Vietcong in their Jungle - a French reporter held captive by guerrillas in South Vietnam reports on what he saw of the Vietcong; Barry Goldwater's Nine - photos and write-ups of Denison Kitchel, Dean Burch, F. Clifton White, Edward A. McCabe, John Grenier, Wayne J. Hood, Karl Hess, Tony Smith and Stephen Shadegg; An 'Ombudsman' for America; Uncle Sam is Really Needed - growing Federal role in local affairs; The More the Congo Changes - military photos; If 'Creeping Inflation' Begins ... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, July 1928 - Official Publication of the Aviation League of Canada

Canadian Aviation Magazine, July 1928 - Official Publication of the Aviation League of Canada

By: Sanderson, J.F.; Wilson, J.A.; Parkin, Prof. J.H.; Narraway, A.M.; "Pitot"; Hallam, Major Douglas; Scott, Group Captain J.S.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Aviation League of Canada: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0909

Condition: Good


48 pages. Second issue of this marvelous publication. Features: Loening Aeronautical Engineering Corporation ad inside front cover; Nice photo-illustrated Fairchild ad on page 1 features the Vickers-Fairchild Cabin Monoplane; Photo-ad for Canadian Vickers Limited shows the Vicers Vedette; Goodyear airplane tire ad; Armstrong Siddleley ad for their Lynx radial engine; Wakefield Castrol Motor Oil ad; Editorial comments on why the achievements of Canadian aviators are not 'ballyhoo-ed' across the world, and why insurance companies must act to service the rapidly developing aviation industry in ... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, April 24, 1960 - Civil Rights Cover Photo

The New York Times Magazine, April 24, 1960 - Civil Rights Cover Photo

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, New York Times: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844g0432

Condition: Good


136 pages. Features: Nice color photo Lord & Taylor ad; Cuba - Profile of a Revolution - the old order has been swept away forever - many photos; Lament for the Rocking Chair; The Bantu Listens to a Louder Drum - the South African Negro call to freedom frightens the ruling whites; America's 500,000 Migrant Farm Workers; 'Marxist Mandarin' on Another Sales Trip - China's Premier Chou En-lai Revisits his South Asian Neighbors; Long-Run Plays - The Top Ten; photos of ice-breaking in the Great Lakes; Photos of interesting Senatorial Doors; Nice color photo ad for B. Altman & Co.; Photos of excava... View more info