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Image for 435 - 436 Seac. Squadron - RCAF History: India Burma - Plus-20 Reunion, Toronto, 1965

435 - 436 Seac. Squadron - RCAF History: India Burma - Plus-20 Reunion, Toronto, 1965

By: 1965 Reunion Committee, Flying Officer David Martin, Squadron Leader A.P. Heathcote

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Reunion Committee: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C6544

Condition: Good


"Your 1965 Reunion Committee is pleased to present the histories of No. 435 (Chinthe) Squadron and No. 436 (Elephant) Squadron, with accompanying pictures, as a special 'extra' of the 'Burma plus 20' Reunion." - from Foreward. Consists of 15 single-sided 14" x 8.5" sheets folded in half and stapled into illustrated card covers. Numerous black and white photos in text. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding sound. A quality copy. View more info

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The London Scottish Regimental Gazette: No. 166 - Vol. XVI, October 1909

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Scottish Regiment: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5530

Condition: Good


Features: Phot and write-up re: "Our Brigadier, Col. F.W. Romilly, C.B., D.S.O.; Sheet music (piano music, solo, and lyrics) to Herbert G. De Hamel's "The Hodden Gray; A Territorial Training Song; Shooting results; "B" Company's Week-end; A Page from a Non.-Com's. Diary; Scots Abroad - a tramp in Burma; Roll of Non-Commissioned Officers and Men, 14th (County of London) Battalion, the London Regiment (The London Scottish); and more. Average wear and soili... View more info

Current Affairs for the Canadian Forces - Burma, Republic of Rice and Rubies - Volume 9, Number 11- 1 December 1955

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Bureau of Current Affairs, Department of National Defence: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16103043

Condition: Fine


34 pages. Illustrated. "The story of this country, which lies across the path of Communist expansion in Southeast Asia, is given." - from page 4. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 9, 1944 - Burma Battlefields / The V-2 Rocket Drive System

The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 9, 1944 - Burma Battlefields / The V-2 Rocket Drive System

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2701

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-672. Features : Cover portrait of Churchill upon his 70th birthday; Great one-page photo of Princess Elizabeth launching a battleship (location and ship name not provided, presumably for wartime reasons); Two pages of statistics of Britain's war effort; One-page Karsh photo-portrait of Edward Stettinius, U.S. Secretary of State; Two-page illustration of how L/Sergeant John Daniel Baskeyfield won his Victora Cross (V.C.) during the battle of Arnhem; Six photos ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), January (Jan.) 27, 1945 - The Great Russian Offensive / Massacred U.S. Prisoners Found Near Malmedy

The Illustrated London News (ILN), January (Jan.) 27, 1945 - The Great Russian Offensive / Massacred U.S. Prisoners Found Near Malmedy

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2702

Condition: Good


Pages 85-110. Features : Cover portrait of Stalin; One-page map of the main combat areas of the great Russian Offensive on their way to the Reich; Two-page photo spread of photos of Polish and other milestone cities, mixed with photos of Russian leaders General Petrov, Marshal Rokossovsky, Marshal Koniev, Marshal Zhukov, Marshal Tolbukhin, and Marshal Malinovsky; Book review of "Things Past" by Michael Sadleir, including photo of author; Three pictures of the Ru... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 31, 1955: Kariba Hydro Project on the Zambesi / Russian Leaders Tour Asia

The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 31, 1955: Kariba Hydro Project on the Zambesi / Russian Leaders Tour Asia

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2709

Condition: Fair


Pages 1119-1152. Features: Photos of the Bertram Mills Circus at Olympia; Two pages of photos of first stages of the vast Kariba Hydro-Electric project on the Zambesi River; Photos of interesting rocks of Urgup on the central Anatolian plateau; Funeral photos of Charalambos Mouskos; Photos of funerals of Lieut. L.T.J. Kelly, killed during terrorist raid on police station at Yialousa, and Lance-Corporal Morum; Photos of Khrushchev and Marshal Bulganin in Kabul, with Ind... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 11, 1942 -  Cover Photo Portrait of FDR on His Sixtieth Birthday

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 11, 1942 - Cover Photo Portrait of FDR on His Sixtieth Birthday

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: 201G4651

Condition: Good


Pages 425-452. Features: Before and after air photos of bomb damage to St. Nazaire; Three aerial photos German battleship "Tirpitz" located under a Norwegian cliff in Aas Fjord; Air photos of blazing fires of Lubeck; Photos of Mandalay, Colombo and Vizagapatam Harbour; Photos of people in the news, including Lt. (T/Capt.) J.J.B. Jackman, V.C.; Six photos of troops in Tobruk and the Western Desert; Britain's Proposals to India - with photos of Gandhi, Sir Staffor... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 2, 1942 -  Rostock Smashed By the R.A.F.

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 2, 1942 - Rostock Smashed By the R.A.F.

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: 201G4652

Condition: Good


Pages 425-452. Features: Wonderful one-page colour Guinness ad entitled "Guinness for Strength" shows farmer pushing huge wheelbarrow loaded with veggies - presumably in the spirit of promoting wartime home food growing; Map of great R.A.F. bombing raid on Lubeck; Five graphic air photos of R.A.F.-inflicted bomb damage to Rostock; Five photos of bomb damage in Valetta, Malta; Three photos of terrible smoke and fire on Rangoon's waterfront as the great oil refine... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 9, 1942 -  Madagascar Occupied By British Forces to Forestall Japanese Plot

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 9, 1942 - Madagascar Occupied By British Forces to Forestall Japanese Plot

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: 201G4653

Condition: Good


Pages 537-564. Features: Cover photo-portrait of the King with General Henri Giraud (in 1940); Burial of Lieut.-Commander E. Esmonde, V.C.; King welcomes fighter pilots back after daylight sweep over northern France; Photo of dozens of gas producer units to be fitted into lorries to save petrol; Photo of Australia's Dr. H.V. Evatt with Churchill; Photo of U.S. Admiral H.R. Stark in London; Photo of POW German Generals Von Ravenstein, Arthur Schmidt, and I.P. de Villiers... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 30, 1942 - Tokyo, The Most Inflammable Capital in the World

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 30, 1942 - Tokyo, The Most Inflammable Capital in the World

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

Price: $350.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4656

Condition: Good


Pages 625-644. Features: Cover Photo Portrait of 60-ton M-1 Tank Crushing Heavy Truck; Photo of FDR presenting Congressional Medal of Honour to Brig.-Gen. James Doolittle, while Mrs. Doolittle looks on; Six great photos from Chunking show how the resilient populace is coping with the war; The Campaign in Burma (article); "Japan's Successes in Burma - by Infiltration and Light Equipment" - six photos; The Kharkov Battlefield - six action pictures from the Russian... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, June 6, 1942 - The Making of a Halifax Bomber

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, June 6, 1942 - The Making of a Halifax Bomber

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

Price: $99.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4657

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-662 and 667-672, lacking pages 663-666. Features: Cover illustrations of how enemy movements are watched in the desert; One page of illustrations explain anti-tank mines - "A Deadly Defensive Weapon in Mechanised Warfare"; Two-page illustration of 1,000 bombers, "A Panorama showing the bomber force which has smashed Rhineland and Western Germany"; Air photo of destroyed Gennevilliers Power Station in Paris; Photo of bomb damage in Canterbury; A... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 7, 1942 -  Cover Photo of U.S. Soldier Newly Arrived in Great Britain / The Caproni-Campini Jet-Powered Aeroplane

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 7, 1942 - Cover Photo of U.S. Soldier Newly Arrived in Great Britain / The Caproni-Campini Jet-Powered Aeroplane

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: 201G4647

Condition: Good


Pages 161-192. Features: Two pages of illustrations of dozens of U.S. Navy, Army and Air Force badges of rank; Photo of the H.M.S. "Barham", lost in the Mediterranean on November 25, 1941; Photo of crashed 'Sunderland' aircraft and her crew who were taken prisoner by Italy when they drifted to shore; Maps and photos of Burma and Amboina; Photo of Dutch submarine bringing U-boat prisoners to a British port; Photo of Capitan-Lieut. Gert Schreiber, of the sunken &#... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 28, 1942 -  Winston Churchill Centrefold Photo-Portrait

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, February (Feb.) 28, 1942 - Winston Churchill Centrefold Photo-Portrait

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: 201G4648

Condition: Good


Pages 253-284. Features: Cover photo portrait of the King; Eleven photos of Port Darwin - the first place on the Australian mainland to be bombed; photo of Japanese invasion barges off Indo-China; Stefan Zweig commits suicide in Brazil; Second Malaya V.C. awarded to Lieut.-Colonel A.E. Cumming; Two pages of exclusive photos of the ruthless Japanese air attack on Hong Kong on December 8, 1941, including photos of Hugh E. Chen and Lee C. Taylor who flew a 1934 'Vultee' to... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 -  Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

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: 201G4649

Condition: Good


Pages 285-312. Features: Illustration of General Sir Archibald Wavell; Photos from Russia, including sleeping masses in underground station; Photo of the Duke of Aosta who died on March 3; Photos of British aircraft parts being made deep underground; Photos of Dutch warships; Photos of the last days at Singapore; Large contour map of Java, invaded by Japanese; Topographical map of Java, indicating many features of interest; Illustrations are used to explain the case for... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London (ILN) News, August 11, 1956 - Suez Crisis

The Illustrated London (ILN) News, August 11, 1956 - Suez Crisis

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2841

Condition: Good


Pages: 205-244. Features: Cadets from the ketch 'Moyana' parade through the streets; Wonderful one-page aerial photo of troops and equipment of the 16th Independent Parachute Brigade on board the aircraft carrier 'Theseus' leaving Portsmouth for the Mediterranean to deal with the seizure of the Suez Canal; The Suez Canal - scenes of the nationalisation decree being put into force; Mr Dulles in London to deal with the Suez crisis; Beautiful colour ad for Passing Clouds ci... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September (Sept.) 25, 1948: United Nations mediator Count Bernadotte Assassinated in Jerusalem

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September (Sept.) 25, 1948: United Nations mediator Count Bernadotte Assassinated in Jerusalem

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: 338H0973

Condition: Fair


Pages 337-364. Features: Cover photo portrait of the victim of a shameful and dastardly crime, Count Bernadotte, the representative of the United Nations, seen with his wife, when beginning the mission of peace which ended in his murder at Jerusalem; Colour ad for the Dunlop Rubber Company inside front cover features the city of Lincoln; Conference discusses the future of the Italian colonies; Two photos of the UN Security Council as it discusses Hyderabad and Count Ber... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, March 27, 1948: Signing of the Western European Pact in Brussels

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, March 27, 1948: Signing of the Western European Pact in Brussels

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: 338H0977

Condition: Fair


Pages 337-364. Features: Colour ad for Ford cars inside front cover; Title page photo of the second 16 Power Conference in Paris; Article discusses communism; 4 Photos illustrate life in Russian-ruled Potsdam and Weimar - historic German cities in the Soviet zone; Photos of the royal family's weekend home, and the chapel they attend; Book review of "Art And The Industrial Revolution" by Francis D. Klingender; Series of photos illustrates a unique fifty-year trea... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, June 26, 1945: Aftermath of VE Day / Passing of Peter Pan Author, Sir James Barrie

The Illustrated London News, June 26, 1945: Aftermath of VE Day / Passing of Peter Pan Author, Sir James Barrie

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: 338H0989

Condition: Good


Pages 1191-1234. Features: In the wake of VE day, this issue features several vintage ads promoting tourism to such European destinations as France, Rome, D?sseldorf, Baden-Baden, Austria, Bad Nauheim, Czechoslovakia, Z?rich, Bermuda and more; Great cover photo of the fall of Bilbao - a peaceful street scene after the bloodless occupation of the city by Gen. Franco's troops and tanks; Group photo of members of the Imperial Conference at St. James's Palace; The passing o... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

The Wide World - The Magazine for Men, May 1948 - Land of Giraffe-Necked Women

By: Celliers, Captain B.B.; Hutt, Michael; Barker, A.K.; Haldar, N.K.; Coates, Norman A.; Rumsey, T.; Rhodes, Gerald; Catherall, Arthur; Coombe, Michael; Browne, J.E.; Bee, Edgar

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H2552

Condition: Good


16 [ads], 63-118 pages. Features: Rogue Elephant Herd of the Sabi Valley - article with photos; Two Stowaways did not determine the destination of the ship they boarded, and problems resulted; Meeting the Wife - tragedy strikes as Mr. Barker journeys to meet his wife at a remote Tanganyika plantation; Land of Giraffe-Necked Women - the Mon-Khmer Padaungs of Burma - one-page article with great photo of Padaung beauty playing cards; Island Watchers of Koro Koro, New Zeala... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, June 20, 1936: Cover Photo Portrait of the late G. K. (Gilbert Keith) Chesterton / Arab Riots in Palestine

The Illustrated London News, June 20, 1936: Cover Photo Portrait of the late G. K. (Gilbert Keith) Chesterton / Arab Riots in Palestine

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0997

Condition: Good


Pages 1097- 1142. Features: Cover photo portrait of "G.K.C.", The late Gilbert Keith Chesterton, writer of "Our Note-Book" for 31 years, essayist, novelist, poet, dramatist, critic, and philosopher; Photos of Bucharest catastrophe where grandstand for 6000 collapsed, killing 100 and injuring 600; One page photo of the first Westchester cup polo match where America beat Great Britain at Hurlingham by 10 goals to 9; Photo illustrated book review of "Cra... View more info