The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 18,1937 - Cover Photos of the U.S.S.'Panay' and H.M.S. 'Bee', Both Attacked By the Japanese

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

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Book Condition: Fair


44, [4 ads] pages. Features: Cover photo of the U.S.S. "Panay" which was sunk by the Japanese; Five photos of the war from the Chinese Side - Shanghai, Soochow Hospitals, and Nanking; Two one-page photos of Japanese forces in China; Photo-illustrated article on "The Negritos of Malaya"; Two pages of photos of sculptures found at Aphrodisias; Page of photos of Arab horses given to the King by the Amir Saud; Two pages of photos of waterspouts (once regarded as sea dragons); Colour illustrations of the original Orrery - an astronomical instrument fairly common in the 18th century; Photos of three British warships bombed by the Japanese - H.M.S. 'Scarab', H.M.S. Ladybird', H.M.S. Cricket'; Three photos of Mussolini as Italy leaves the League of Nations; Photos of personalities of the week include: Dr. H.G. Bullen, J.J. Hughes, R.V. Holt, T.N. Lonergan, G.E.M. O'Donnell, Laddie Cliff, R.G. Howe with Telfer-Smollett and others, Danish Royal visit to England; World Chess Champion Dr. A. Alekhine, Grey Owl, The Abuna Abraham, Percival D. Griffiths (killed while hunting), Joseph P. Kennedy (new U.S. Ambassador in London), Prof. Arthur Hutchinson; Six photos of Atlee and other British Labour members visiting Republican Spain; Centrefold aerial illustration of Nanking, reported to have fallen December 13th; Four photos of the 'Wood Buffalo' which is nearing extinction; Three photos of the white rhinoceros - threatened by a tse-tse fly campaign; Nice colour back cover Bovril ad features lady figure skater; and more. Missing pages 1092-93. Middle few pages free of staples but present. Bits of writing, otherwise unmarked with above-average wear. A worthy vintage reference copy.

Title: The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 18,1937 - Cover Photos of the U.S.S.'Panay' and H.M.S. 'Bee', Both Attacked By the Japanese

Author Name: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Categories: Military, History, Magazine Back Issues,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1937

Binding: Single Issue Magazine

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 143H3371

Keywords: U.S.S. "Panay" which was sunk by the Japanese; Five photos of the war from the Chinese Side - Shanghai, Soochow Hospitals, and Nanking; Two one-page photos of Japanese forces in China; Photo-illustrated article on "The Negritos of Malaya"; Two pages of photos of sculptures found at Aphrodisias; Page of photos of Arab horses given to the King by the Amir Saud; Two pages of photos of waterspouts (once regarded as sea dragons); Colour illustrations of the original Orrery - an astronomical instrument fairly common in the 18th century; Photos of three British warships bombed by the Japanese - H.M.S. 'Scarab', H.M.S. Ladybird', H.M.S. Cricket'; Three photos of Mussolini as Italy leaves the League of Nations; Photos of personalities of the week include: Dr. H.G. Bullen, J.J. Hughes, R.V. Holt, T.N. Lonergan, G.E.M. O'Donnell, Laddie Cliff, R.G. Howe with Telfer-Smollett and others, Danish Royal visit to England; World Chess Champion Dr. A. Alekhine, Grey Owl, The Abuna Abraham, Percival D. Griffiths (killed while hunting), Joseph P. Kennedy (new U.S. Ambassador in London), Prof. Arthur Hutchinson; Six photos of Atlee and other British Labour members visiting Republican Spain; Centrefold aerial illustration of Nanking, reported to have fallen December 13th; Four photos of the 'Wood Buffalo' which is nearing extinction; Three photos of the white rhinoceros - threatened by a tse-tse fly campaign; Nice colour back cover Bovril ad features lady figure Skater The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 18, 1937 - Cover Photos of the U.S.S.'Panay' and H.M.S. 'Bee', Both Attacked By the Japanese The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 18, 1937 - Cover Photos of the U.S.S.'Panay' and H.M.S. 'Bee', Both Attacked By the Japanese,