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Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 19, 1941 -  Cover Portrait of Squadron Leader Douglas R.S. Bader

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 19, 1941 - Cover Portrait of Squadron Leader Douglas R.S. Bader

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4642

Condition: Good


Pages 493-524. Features: Photo of Greek Prime Minister M. Alexander Korizis; Nice one-page cutaway illustration of British No. 1 Infantry (heavy) tank Mark IIA in action; Lovely two-page illustration of Britain's womanhood as mobilised for victory in national war services - in their many uniforms; Two-pages with fifteen illustrations of the gentle art of baling out of an airplane (escape technique); Six photos of Italy's defeat and humiliation in Libya, where the Nazis have taken over; The War with Nazi Germany - The Peril in the Near East - article with map showing the German advance in Nort... View more info

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Dogwood Fleet : The Story of the British Columbia Ferry Authority from 1958

By: CADIEUX, H.L. And GRIFFITHS, Garth.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, BC, Canada, Cadieux & Giffiths: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 754H2603

ISBN: B0000EEN5Z

Condition: Fair


B0000EEN5Z 118 pages. Index. Numerous reproductions of black and white photographs. Printed upon glossy stock. The story of the troubled birth and phenomenal growth of the British Columbia Ferry Authority, now operating as B.C. Ferries. Prior owner's stamp inside front and back covers, otherwise unmarked with somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound reference copy of this informative work. View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 19,1943 -  Planes Over the Battlefield!

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, April 19,1943 - Planes Over the Battlefield!

By: Fuqua, Stephen O.; Pratt, William V.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3295

Condition: Fair


96 pages. Features: Regent cigarette ad features illustrations of Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby and Vera Zorina; Brief obituaries for Alexandre Millerand, Daniel C. Roper, Mrs. Janet Roper, Tomas Garrido Canabal, and Richard D. Sears Sr.; Photo of Margie Hart, ex-burlesque stripper; Nice ad for the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York; Allies dashing after Rommel to push him into trap; Major war coverage; Hitler's Outstanding Military Mistakes; Photo shows the hierarchy of Allied Air command in Tunisia - Sir Arthur W. Tedder, Carl A. Spaatz, James H. Doolittle, Arthur Coningham and Harry Broadhurst; Di... View more info

Image for Liberty Magazine (Canadian Edition) April 19, 1936 - Exposing the Communist College in America

Liberty Magazine (Canadian Edition) April 19, 1936 - Exposing the Communist College in America

By: Leavitt, C.; Babson, N.; Davenport, G.; Green, B.; Deil, D.; Leath, R.; Green, W.; Wendel, P.; Wayling, T.; Bulloch, N.; Jackson, N.; Doherty, E.; Vidal, E.; Kropotkin, Princess A.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty Weekly of Canada, Ltd: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3423

Condition: Fair


70 pages. Features: Lovely colour ad for British Consols cigarettes inside front cover; Nice Birks-sponsored ad for Challenger Watches features photo of British film star Anna Neagle; Editorial - Money and the Christmas Spirit - an argument for people to spend liberally; Should Canada Increase Her Navy? - an urgent plea for greater protection of our merchant ships; Rah, Rah, Russia! - America's communist "Commonwealth College" (near Mena, Arksnsas) - article with photos, including Dr. Lucien Koch; Nice one-page colour ad for Good Year studded tires shows car plowing through mud; When... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, September 19, 1942 - Mass Production of U-Boats

By: Various Contributors

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8406

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of Air Vice-Marshall Arthur Coningham outside his travelling H.Q.; Illustration by Captain Bryan de Grineau of a flotilla of tank-landing craft manoeuvering against Air Attack; Great 2-page illustration by the same artist of the interior of a British Landing Craft nearing its objective, seen from the bows; Article on Service Pay by Cyril Falls; Photos of items of interest, including a packed concert at the Albert Hall, Sergeant F. Rich being awarded the Purple Heart, and more; Multi-Illustration montage illustrating the Merchant Ship Fighter Unit (M.S.F.U.) at ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, June 19, 1943 - The War Completely and Exclusively Illustrated - Cover Illustration of Lieut.-General Sir Bernard C. Freyberg, V.C.

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, June 19, 1943 - The War Completely and Exclusively Illustrated - Cover Illustration of Lieut.-General Sir Bernard C. Freyberg, V.C.

By: Various Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739G0184

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The Gallant New Zealanders in action in the North African campaign - ten illustrations by Captain McIntyre of the fighting advance from El Alamein; Convincing proof of bomb-raid damage revealed by stereoscopic photographs - article with photos; "The Ship", by C.S. Forester - the story of a British Cruiser in the Mediterranean; Full-page contour Map of Pantellaria - First loss of Italian Soil; Allied Bombing Offensive - article by Cyril Falls; Photos from the Southern War Zone - including photo of Churchill inspecing a captured German Mark VI Tiger Tank; Two-pages o... View more info