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Image for The Illustrated London News - No 6888 Volume 260 July 1972  Special Issue -  The Passing of the Duke of Windsor

The Illustrated London News - No 6888 Volume 260 July 1972 Special Issue - The Passing of the Duke of Windsor

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0272

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: major coverage of the passing of the Duke of Windsor with many archival photos, some in colour; and other news of the day. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked but for but of sticker residue in upper corner of front cover. View more info

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The Illustrated London News - No 5569 Volume 208 January 12, 1946

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0274

Condition: Good


Features: Full-page photo of the opening of London's new civil aerodrome (Heathrow); Photos of the aftermath of the explosion of an ammunition train in Savernake Forest; More photos of the new Heathrow (Heath Row) Airport; Photos of Siam/Bangkok; A black week of railway collissions - many horrific photos; Where British and Indians were massacred - scenes in Bekassi; Surabaya - scenes during the battle for the Javanese port; Centerfold - Floating Whale Factories - ships which reduce their prey to oil and by-products on the spot - fantastic cutaway drawing; the funeral of Lord Keyes; Photos of ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News - No 5488 Volume 204 June 24, 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0276

Condition: Good


Features: The liberation of Carentan; Distinguished visitors at the allied beach-head in Normandy; Photos of the King in France; Photos of Normandy fighting; Two-page illustrations of Britain's Horsa Glider - the mount which carried the airborne spearhead of invasion to Normandy on D-day; photos of 'German' prisoners at Normandy - Russians, Poles, Czechs, Croats, Spaniards, and even Turks were found; Diagrams of "The flying Bomb" - Germany's latest weapon used against England; Photos behind the battlefront in Italy; The Eighth Army stages an exhibition of captured German weapons - 12 p... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, 16 September 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0278

Condition: Fair


Photos - The Liberation of Brussels by British Troops; Photos of Nazi 'Flying Bomb' equipment (launching ramp, etc.); More V-1 Flying bomb-related photos; Photos of London's balloon flying-bomb defences; Germans thrown out of Brussels; dummy airfield and guns; a smashed Tiger Tank; Scenes during the Liberation of France; photos of the great allied advance on the western front; Photos of the breaching of the Gothic Line on the Adriatic sector by the Eighth Army. Covers removed and not included. Average wear. Unmarked. View more info

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The Illustrated London News, 7 October 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0279

Condition: Fair


Features: Photos of British troops and supplies at Arnhem, plus battle photos; Photos of damage to Channel ports; photos of sea forts protecting London; and more. Average wear. Prior owner's name and stamp upon front cover else unmarked. Page 397 loose but present (because page 415 has been removed and is not included). Centerfold (loose but present) provides a large and fascinating cut-away diagram of 'the secrets of the flying bomb' - how the robot's flight and dive are automatically controlled. View more info

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The Illustrated London News, 19 August 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0280

Condition: Fair


Prior owner's name and ink stamp upon front cover else unmarked with average wear. Please note: this copy is missing at least 2 leaves, representing at least 4 pages. Regardless, many important WWII photos remain to illustrate: Different types of German weapons captured in France; dramatic photos of Canadians and British troops tearing a big gap in the German defences near Caen; Closing the Falaise Gap; the systematic paralysing of Germany's oil supplies, war factories and communications by land and sea; Red Army leaders and battle scenes from areas in their present command; the heroism of ... View more info

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The Sphere Magazine - The Empire's Illustrated Weekly: January 6, 1945

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, Illustrated Newspapers Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0284

Condition: Good


Features: Photos from the American stand in Bastogne; first pictures from the American Army which bore teh brunt of von Rundstedt's onslaught in Belgium; Photos from Athens, including Churchill with Archbishop Damaskinos; impressive photos of allied supplies flowing into le Havre; Winter scenes among the floods of Holland; Behind the lines with the British Army in Holland; British and Indians in action in Burma; Developments in the air war over Germany; and more. Sound, unmarked copy with moderate wear. View more info

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The Illustrated London News - Churchill Centenary: November 1974

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853A1000

Condition: Fair


162 pages. Features: Churchill Centenary; The Sargassum Saga; The Turner Mystery; Before Columbus; Treasures of the Medici; Jungle City Gone to Seed; New Building in Bath; The Victorian Seaside. Above-average wear. Unmarked. View more info

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The Illustrated London News: July 7, 1883

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A2165

Condition: Fair


Please note: First page not present. Pencil jottings to page 3 else unmarked with above-average wear. Full page engraving of The Late General Sir W. Knollys, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod. Two engraving under the heading "The Cholera in Egypt - Its Source and Cause. Wonderful two-page engraving entitled "The Dispute Between France and China - Examining and Packing Chinese Manufactured Rifles at the Arsenal, Shanghai. Garden party at Chelsea Hospital - text and illustrations. Classified ads. Supplement: a portion of The Canon's Ward, by James Payn. Two-page engraving entitled... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News: July 14, 1883 *Daphne Ship-Launch Disaster at Glasgow*

The Illustrated London News: July 14, 1883 *Daphne Ship-Launch Disaster at Glasgow*

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A2166

Condition: Fair


Front page loose but present and presents six sketches of 'The Ship-Launch Disaster at Glasgow" - The Daphne capsized upon launch with much loss of life. New items: Mr. Gladstone immolates eight ministerial bills; Wimbledon competition more popular than ever; Malagasy envoys leave for home; Good news from Ireland - a lessening of crime and upset; Update on Cholera outbreak at Damietta; The Ship-Launch Disaster at Glasgow; Live-Saving Apparatus on the Serpentine; The New Steam-Ship Tartar; Banquet to Mr. Henry Irving; National Sports; Parisian Sayings and Doings; Death of the Duke of Marl... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News: July 21, 1883 *Departure of Irish Emigrants*

The Illustrated London News: July 21, 1883 *Departure of Irish Emigrants*

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A2167

Condition: Fair


Mr. Pakenham passes away under allegedly outrages circumstances at Tamatave. Suez Canal difficulty - cutting a second canal parallel to the first. Echoes of the week. The Playhouses; Weather; National Sports; The Cholera in Egypt - Quarantine, with full-page engraving entitled 'Quarantine Examination at Brinsisi'. Crab-Catching in Cornwall - 9 sketches on one page (plus text on next page); News from the Court and Church plus Benevolence and Self-Help. New Townhall, Dover - with sketch; The Westminster Townhall - with sketch; The Swanley Homes for Little Boys - with sketch; Sketches in Egy... View more info

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The Illustrated London News: July 28, 1883

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A2168

Condition: Fair


Front cover sketches of Tamatave, Madagascar, Surgeon-General W.G. Hunter - Government Medical Advisor in Egypt, and Mr. John Marshall, New President of the Royal College of Surgeons. Topics: Mr. Waddington appointed French Ambassador to England. Cholera in Egypt. Echoes of the week. Opening of the Homes for Little Boys at Swanley by the Prince and Princess of Wales - 7 sketches on one page. The Prince of Wales at Work - 10 sketches on one page. Presentation of Regimental Colours. City Echoes. The Playhouses. Music. Evening Fete at the Fisheries Exhibition - several sketches on one p... View more info

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The Illustrated London News: August 4, 1883

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A2169

Condition: Fair


Front cover illustrations highlight the death of Captain Webb in the Whirlpool Rapids, Niagara Falls. Topics: The Suez Canal Question. Earthquake strikes Ischia, Italy. Cholera in Egypt. James Carey murdered. Echoes of the week. Wesleyan-Methodist Conference - sketch of the Rev. T. M'Cullagh. The Eclipse fo the Sun. Full-page engraving "The Cholera in Cairo - The People Leaving Boulak. The Playhouses. Music. City Echoes. The Silent Member. The Court. The Death of Captain Webb - the whirlpool in the lower rapids, Niagara - 2 page engraving. Parisian Sayings and Doings. Assa... View more info

Image for The Charlottes: A Journal of the Queen Charlotte Islands, the Land of the People - Yesterday and Today - Volume 3 (Three)

The Charlottes: A Journal of the Queen Charlotte Islands, the Land of the People - Yesterday and Today - Volume 3 (Three)

By: Various Contributors

Price: $169.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The Queen Charlotte Islands Museum Society: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 647A4651

Condition: Good


58 pages. Undated - circa 1970s? Black and white illustrations. Articles include: A summary of Queen Charlotte Island Prehistory; A view of Island Prehistory - Archaeological Investigations at Blue Jacket's Creek 1972-73; A European History of Kiusta as compiled from the Early Chronicles; Petroglyphs on the Queen Charlotte Islands; Hat Na - the Haida Longhouse; A Japanese Gentleman on the Queen Charlottes; The Exploits of a Pioneer Issei; Four Years at Ikeda Bay; My Early life in Jedway; The old old woman of the Islands; The Dawson Caribou; NITCA - a lesson in Self-Help; Recollections in Tr... View more info

Image for Lectures Pour Tous, Decembre 1938

Lectures Pour Tous, Decembre 1938

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: France, Librairie Hachette: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823C5085

Condition: Fair


Vintage French-language magazine. Contents: Flirt et Fleurettes par Colette Yver; Le Snobisme; photo of M. Jacques Boulenger working at his desk; Le Bien-Manger; Photo of M. Curnonsky; Le Club de la cigarette par Claire et Line Droze; Le Cercle; Portrait of M. Tristan Bernard; Cognette sans le Savoir par Herve Lanwick; Photo of M. Francis De Miomandre; Fine-bouche Fine-mouche par Paul Reboux; Photo of M.H. De Segogne; Photo of M.Mac Orlan; Mademoiselle Vert-Vert par Jacquin et H. De Peslouan. Above-average but not excessive wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Please note: Table of Contents pa... View more info

Image for Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites No. (Number) 5

Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites No. (Number) 5

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Francis, Day & Hunter, Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 836C5396

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Undated. Circa 1930s? With words, music, tonic sol-fa, Ukulele, Guitar & Piano Accordion accompts. Songs include: Oh! Oh! Antonio; Darling Mabel; Riding on the Top of the Car; The Golden Wedding; Nature's Made a Big Mistake; I Was a Good Little Girl Till I Met You; Here We Are! Here We Are! Here We Are Again!; Wire in my Lads; At a Minute to Seven Last Night; Mary Ann She's After Me; A Little of What You Fancy; 'Lize Johnson/Billy Muggin's;; I want to go to Idaho; Play That Melody Again; There'll Be Some Dirty Weather Around the Needles. Somewhat above-average wear. A worthy w... View more info

Image for Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites, No. (Number ) 4 (Four)

Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites, No. (Number ) 4 (Four)

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Francis, Day & Hunter, Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 836C5399

Condition: Good


48 pages. With words, music, tonic, Sol-fa, Ukulele, Guitar & Piano Accordion accomp. Includes: I'm Henery the Eighth I Am!; One of "the Boys"; Seaweed; Joshu-ah; Put on Your Tat-Ta Little Girlie!; I'm Shy, Mary Ellen, I'm Shy; Every Little While; When Father Papered The Parlour; I want to Sing in Opera; My Girl's A Yorkshire Girl; I Used to Sigh for the Silvery Moon; When They Ask You What Your Name is; John Willie, Come On!; Has Anybody here seen Kelly?; I'm setting the Village on Fire; The Old Clown. Undated. Circa 1930s? Average wear. Pages a bit yellowed. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Musical Medley - 150 Excerpts from Well-Known Classical and Popular Works  - Gem Series No. 5 (Five)

Musical Medley - 150 Excerpts from Well-Known Classical and Popular Works - Gem Series No. 5 (Five)

By: Various Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Frederick Harris Co.: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 836C5410

Condition: Good


23 pages. The excerpts form a non-stop easy musical switch for pianoforte. Includes portions of symphonies, songs, sonatas, overtures, marches, waltzes, etc. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites, No. (Number) 1, with Words, Music, Tonic Sol-Fa and Ukulele Accompaniment

Francis & Day's Album of Old Time Favourites, No. (Number) 1, with Words, Music, Tonic Sol-Fa and Ukulele Accompaniment

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Francis, Day & Hunter, Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 836C5415

Condition: Good


48 pages. Includes: Ta-ra-ra boom de-ay; The Dandy Coloured Coon; Where did you get that Hat?; For Old Time's Sake; Looking for a Coon Like Me; The Midnight Sun; The Idler; A little Bit off the Top; Bid me Good-bye for ever; Algy, the Piccadilly Johnny; If It Wasn't for the 'ouses in Between; In the Twi-Twi-Twilight; Glorious Beer; If Those Lips Could Only Speak; We all go the same way home; Down the Road. Average wear. Pages yellowed. A sound working copy. Circa 1930? View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News - May 15, 1937 Special Double Number *The Coronation Ceremony of King George VI*

The Illustrated London News - May 15, 1937 Special Double Number *The Coronation Ceremony of King George VI*

By: Various Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739C6319

Condition: Fair


Ten full colour plates including portrait of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, Crowning of King and Queen and scenes from the processional. "Together with many drawings and photographs illustrating the whole of the Coronation ceremony in detail and the various stages of the processional drives from Buckingham Palace tot he Abbey and thence, through the great London thoroughfares, back to the palace; and with numerous pictures of the acclamation of the King and Queen by the People of the Empire on the great occasion of their crowning." - from contents pg VI. Key Feature: Our Note Book... View more info