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Image for The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 10, 1934: Canada's Mount Waddington

The Illustrated London News, March (Mar.) 10, 1934: Canada's Mount Waddington

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1005

Condition: Good


Pages 341-384. Features: nice ad for the Sporting and Dramatic News inside front cover; Cover photo of Canada's loftiest peak, the unconquered summit of Mount Waddington, plu two pages of text and photos showing a climbing party on the treacherous mountain; Photo of bizarre sea creature washed up at Querqueville, near Cherbourg - probably the remains of a basking shark; Two pages of detailed illustrations explaining drought and its dangers in rural England, plus schemes for alleviating water famine; Photo-illustrated book review of "Secrets of the Red Sea", by Henry de Manfreid; Photos... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 14, 1935:

The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 14, 1935:

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1003

Condition: Good


Pages 1077-1116. Features: Cover photo of the five-power conference to negotiate a new international treaty for the limitation of naval armaments; Illustration of the great Finnish composer M. Jean Sibelius on the occasion of his 70th birthday; Page of illustrations of naval cruisers of Britain, Japan, Germany and Italy - a reduction problem for the five-power naval conference; Page of reproductions of archival illustrations of historic precedents for Lord De Clifford's trial; Photos of air raids on Dessie - Italian bonds damaged the palace of the Crown Prince just after the Emperor of Abyssin... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 18, 1936: Passing of Rudyard Kipling

The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 18, 1936: Passing of Rudyard Kipling

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1002

Condition: Good


Pages 73-112. Features: Cover illustration of Rudyard Kipling - veteran of English letters, Port of Empire, and a master of fiction; Photo of FDR's neutrality declaration; Six photos illustrate widespread havoc left in the wake of recent 90 mph winds, including the wrecked scenic railway at Ramsgate; Two pages of prominent photos document the diamond Jubilee of His Highness the Maharaja Gaekwar - a prince brought from obscurity to rule Baroda; Two pages of photos illustrate the Union Jack flying on the Abyssinian frontier - The Somaliland Camel Corps in British Somaliland; Page of reproduction... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, February (Feb.) 15, 1936: Canadian Winter Olympic Team Offers Nazi Salute to Hitler

The Illustrated London News, February (Feb.) 15, 1936: Canadian Winter Olympic Team Offers Nazi Salute to Hitler

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $399.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1001

Condition: Good


Pages 265-304. Features: Cover photo of fire damage at the English Hollywood, Elstree film studios; Photo of the archduke Otto leaving a Paris hotel; Photo of M. Flandon with prince Starhemberg; Photo of smiling Canadian Olympians offering Nazi salute as they march past Hitler during opening ceremonies of the fourth Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria; Four additional photos of the Garmisch winter Olympics; Photos with the Italians in North and South - battles on both fronts, with photo of Gen. Graziani on horse; Capt. Bligh's own account of the mutiny on the "Bounty" - ... 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 The Illustrated London News, April (Apr.) 18, 1936: Italian Marshall Badoglio Cover Photo / Centrefold Aerial Photo of Vancouver

The Illustrated London News, April (Apr.) 18, 1936: Italian Marshall Badoglio Cover Photo / Centrefold Aerial Photo of Vancouver

By: Chesterton, G. K.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0998

Condition: Good


Pages 659-702. Features: Cover photo of the Victor of Ashangi, Marshall Badoglio, commander-in-chief of the Italian forces in Abyssinia; Photo of Gen. Smuts appealing for peace in Europe; Photo of the Kadir Cup "pig sticking"event in India, with photo of winner, Capt. P. H. J. Tuck with his horse Manifest; Two-page pictorial map of the Franco-German and Belgo-German frontiers - of world interest since the Rhineland was reoccupied; Two pages of photo of massive Burmese Leogriff (Cinthe) under construction as the funeral pyre for the cremation of a dead priest; Photo illustrated article ... 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 "Cradle of the Storms", by Bernard R. Hubbard; Amazing page of seven photos of the Naga headhunters of Burma; Two more pages ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 5, 1931 - Chinese and Japanese Fighting in Manchuria

The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 5, 1931 - Chinese and Japanese Fighting in Manchuria

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2684

Condition: Good


Pages 881-921 plus advertising covers. Features: Cover illustration of new American idea using mirror to protect bank tellers from gun-toting robbers; Six captioned photos of the Nonni Front / Tsitsihar and the relics of the original cause of trouble between the Japanese and Chinese in Manchuria; Review of "The Coinage of England" by Charles Oman; Photos of horse racing; Photo of burning passenger steamer the L.M.S. "Duke of Lancaster"; Photos of sinking of the "Nautilus", the first submarine to attempt reaching the North Pole; Photo of Bert Hinkler, the first airman t... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, June 24, 1933: Mysterious Royal Tomb of the Byzantine-Nubian Period

The Illustrated London News, June 24, 1933: Mysterious Royal Tomb of the Byzantine-Nubian Period

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1007

Condition: Good


Pages 919- 950. Features: Cover photo of magnificent jewel encrusted silver crown found in mysterious Royal tomb; Four pages of photos and text describe treasure from intact tombs of mysterious Nubian kings; One-page photo portrait of the Austrian Chancellor ("Little Napoleon") of his country, Dr. Dollfuss, sworn enemy of Nazis, in a London garden; photos of personalities of the week include Austrian diplomat Dr. Wasserbach, Miss Freya Stark, Dr. Habicht (Nazi state inspector for Austria), Sir Edward Grigg, Sir A. W. Renton, Prof. Raymond Moley, Sir Ernest Moir, and King Feisal of Iraq... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, February (Feb.) 17, 1934: Paris Riots

The Illustrated London News, February (Feb.) 17, 1934: Paris Riots

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1006

Condition: Good


Pages 225-264. Features: Cover photos of dramatic Paris rioting and street-fighting; Twelve dramatic photos of Paris street-fighting and its aftermath; Photo of the French "National" cabinet; Photo of Monte Carlo were gold sovereigns and dollars are now used instead of counters on a gaming table; Great photo of M. Martenot and his very early version of an electronic piano; Two photos of the first Munich carnival procession under Nazi hospices Two pages of photos entitled Government "Coup D'?tat"in Austria - military action against the socialist in Vienna and Linz; Lovely photo ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

The Illustrated London News, December (Dec.) 15, 1934: Berlin Conductor Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler Forced to Resign By Nazis

By: Chesterton, G.K.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H1004

Condition: Good


Pages 993-1036. Features: cover photo of Dr. Wilhelm Furtwangler, conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, forced into retirement by Nazi influences; Photo of the League of Nations meeting in Geneva to discuss an international military force to police the Saar; Page of illustrations of the "Emperor" of conductors, Toscanini; Page of photos describe the plight of Hungarian refugees expelled from Yugoslavia; One page photo shows the "Orion" being launched at Barrow electronically by the Duke of Gloucester in Brisbane, 12,000 miles away; Fascinating photo-illustrated articl... View more info

Image for Liberty Magazine, October [Oct.] 14, 1933, Vol. 10, No. 41 - The Private Life of Football Star Ernie Nevers

Liberty Magazine, October [Oct.] 14, 1933, Vol. 10, No. 41 - The Private Life of Football Star Ernie Nevers

By: Thomas, Lowell; McEvoy, J.P.; Chesterton, G.K.; Byers, John Reid; Wagner, Rob; McEvilly, Martin J.; Sabatini, Rafael; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Liberty Publishing Corporation of Canada, Ltd.: 1933

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 651H3672

Condition: Fair


58 pages. Featuers: Nice color cover illustration of well-dressed football fans; Kick-Off - the private life of Ernie Nevers, all-time All-American football star (part 1) - article with great photos; The Vision of father Brown - detective story by G.K. Chesterton; The Potters See a Movie - Almost; The Power of Babel - Confessions of an Auctioneer - what you are up against when trying to get something for nothing; Curious one-page ad (with photo) for Physical Culture asks "Is My Daughter Really Wild..."; She Was An Awful Nuisance - a story most women will understand; Nostalgic 2/3-pag... View more info