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Image for Badges of the Canadian Forces / Les insignes des Forces canadiennes

Badges of the Canadian Forces / Les insignes des Forces canadiennes

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Supply and Services Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2877

ISBN: B0000E8W4Y

Condition: Fair


B0000E8W4Y Multiple paginations, 1.25" thick. Illustrated in colour. Bilingual English/French text. Binding tight. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear to illustrated card covers. A sound copy of this very informative and authoritative reference. (ISBN number stated in book, 066000569 appears to be invalid. View more info

Image for The Automotive Mascot A Design in Motion Volume I The Early Years

The Automotive Mascot A Design in Motion Volume I The Early Years

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Artanana Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 843H0500

ISBN: 0973886609

Condition: Fine


0973886609 New in shrinkwrap. 304 pages. Profusely illustrated with glorious colour photography throughout. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Printed upon glossy stock. Will not be reprinted. A wonderful addition to the library of any automotive mascot afficionado. Paperback. 11" x 8.5" x 0.8". 3.2lb View more info

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Arts of asia /may-june 1991 / chinese ming and ch'ing

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Hong Kong, Arts of Asia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H4313

ISBN: B00JZN3J60

Condition: Good


B00JZN3J60 160 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Gems of China's Cultural Relics; Birds and Animals as Ming and Ch'ing Badges of Rank; Ch'ing Dynasty Imperial Enamelled Glassware; Late Ch'ing Dynasty Opium Boxes; Collecting Ming Furniture of Huang Hua-Li Wood; Saleroom News; Vietnamese Ceramics - an introduction to Ly and Tran monochromes; Book Reviews; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Tuxus Boys and Trail Rangers in Training for Canadian Christian Citizenship

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Toronto, National Boys' Work Board of the Religious Education Council of Canada: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 451C9704

Condition: Good


7"x5" blue duo-tang includes three booklets entitled: Program Suggestions for Tuxis Boys - A List of Activities and Projects for boys fifteen years of age and over (32 pages); Tuxis Boys' Badge Book - Giving in Detail the Requirements for Tuxis Boys' Badges (64 pages); The Tuxis Boy's Own Book (23 pages). Undated but appears to be circa 1930s. Certificate of Recognition inside back cover of last book is completed, otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy of this very informative vintage package. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, January [Jan.] 18,1941 - Passing of Lord Baden-Powlell, Founder and Chief Scout of the World-Wide Boy Scout Movement

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, January [Jan.] 18,1941 - Passing of Lord Baden-Powlell, Founder and Chief Scout of the World-Wide Boy Scout Movement

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd. The Illustrated London News, 30 January: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3375

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Photos of Churchill inspecting American mechanized squadron of the home guard; One page illustration of Lord Baden-Powell who passed away January 8th; Two pages of illustrations of badges and devices of various squadrons; Two-page illustration of America's colossal sea power; Five photos of the Blackburn 'Botha', our new general reconaissance plane; The War with Nazi Germany - article discusses the victories in North Africa; Two pages of photos relating to the fall of the Italian 'Bastion' of Bardia on January 5; Five photos of Free French forces battling at Bardia; Six ph... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, January [Jan.] 4,1941 - War Damage in London

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3373

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of The Right Hon. Viscount Halifax at his desk; Photos of The Right Hon. Anthony Eden, The Right Hon. Viscount Cranborne, M.P., and Captain the Right Hon. David Margesson; Twp pages of illustrations of R.A.F. badges of bomber squadrons; Two pages of photos of the recent visit of 84-year-old Marshal Petain to Lyons; Photos of the destroyed Middle Temple and its Library; Iconic one-page photo of St. Paul's amidst smoke and wreckage of Nazi onslaught; Photos of damage to Guildhall and Wren churches by London's fire of 1940; One-page photo-portrait supplement of Ch... View more info

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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 Russian offensive, including Marshal Rokossovsky with Marshal Zhukov, a super-heavy Josef Stalin tank fording a river, and self... 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 "U-95" coming ashore from the Dutch submarine; Pearl Harbor burial scene in Nuuanu Cemetery; Photo of "Norness"... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News [Magazine], Saturday, March [Mar.] 23, 1940 : Secret Allied Radio-Weather Balloons / With French Troops on the Western Front

The Illustrated London News [Magazine], Saturday, March [Mar.] 23, 1940 : Secret Allied Radio-Weather Balloons / With French Troops on the Western Front

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146H4018

Condition: Good


Pages 365-400 plus four-page advertising overlay. Features: Cover photo of the King acting as a temporary ticket taker at the Dover railway station, much to the surprise of passing troops; Photos of gunshot victims the late Sir Michael O'Dwyer, The Marquess of Zetland, Sir Louis Dane, Lord Lamington, and Sikh Singh Azad, the shooter; One-page photo inside London's new gas and bomb-proof underground H.Q. for fighting fires in the London region; Two pages of descriptive photos and text of British Army badges; Illustrations of scenes in the British sector, including Maginot domesticity; Book rev... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, May 10, 1947: Funeral of Denmark's Late Majesty King Christian X

The Illustrated London News, May 10, 1947: Funeral of Denmark's Late Majesty King Christian X

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0981

Condition: Good


Pages 477-504. Features: nice colour ad or Guinness inside front cover; Cover photo of Southampton celebrating two 500th anniversaries with old-time pageantry at the historic Bargate on May Day; Five photos illustrate how the Italians protected Trajan's Column against modern war; Two pages of photos illustrate Denmark mourning the loss of its late King, Christian X; Book review of "John Wildman, Plotter and Postmaster"; Five photos from Crete show British war graves, a German troop memorial, and other scenes; Page of photos and illustrations show how electric power will be generated a... View more info

Heraldry - Customs, Rules and Styles

By: carl-alexander-von-volborth

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.K., New Orchard Editions: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 86801964

ISBN: 185079037X

Condition: Fine


185079037X 229 pages including bibliography and index. "Any friend of heraldry will eventually run into difficulties when trying to become acquainted with the customary heraldic practice of foreign countries. There is the problem of discovering which books to study and where to find them, and there is the frustrating experience of seeing one's efforts handicapped by language barriers. I have been collecting information about international heraldry for many years, with emphasis on its pictorial peculiarities and the peculiarities of customs, rules and styles, excepting those regions in t... View more info

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Records and badges of the British Army,

By: Chichester, Henry Manners

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Muller: 1970

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 517H3533

ISBN: 0584109032

Condition: Good


0584109032 xv, 942 pages. Twenty-four colour plates. Two hundred and forty illustrations in the text. Facsimile reprint of the 1900 revised edition entitled "The Records and Badges of Every Regiment and Corps in the British Army." Armorial bookplate upon title page otherwise unmarked with average wear. Appears to have been issued without dust jacket. Binding intact. A sound copy of this excellent reference. View more info

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One people, one Reich: Enameled organizational badges of Germany, 1918-1945

By: Cone, J. R

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, MCN Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A4280

ISBN: 0912958170

Condition: Good


0912958170 99 pages. Bibliography. Undated. Circa 1980s. Profusely illustrated in black and white. "Designed to present information about a multitude of badges of this era of collecting. In a purist's enameled collection badges and/or pins will be presented that will cross over many barriers. I call this a book on organizational badges." - from Introduction. Average wear. Unmarked. Small sticker adhesive remnant in upper corner of front cover and in two spots atop back cover. A sound copy of this impressive and passionately presented reference. View more info

Image for The Times History and Encycloeaedia of the War: Part 213, 17 September (Sept.) 1918 *THE BOY SCOUTS*

The Times History and Encycloeaedia of the War: Part 213, 17 September (Sept.) 1918 *THE BOY SCOUTS*

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A2098

Condition: Good


Topics: preparedness of the Boy Scouts; Sir R. Baden-Powell as a Prophet; Holiday and War; The Boy Scout Organization; Work of a Wartime Camp; Lord Kitchener's View; The Public and the Scout; A Non-Military Movement; Opinions of the Press; The American Ambassador; Scout Law; Scout Badges; Gallantry in the Navy; Sea Scouts as Coast Guards; Gallantry in the Army; Influence of the Scout Spirit; War Emergency Work; Work for the Government; Agricultural Help; Boy Scout Tests of Citizenship; Recreation Huts and Collections; Helping the Police; In Air Raids and Bombardments; Work for Hospitals; Boy S... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, September (Sept.) 20, 1964 - The Peasant is Half of Russia

By: Crankshaw, Edward; Streit, Peggy; Hacker, Andrew; Packard, Vance; Galton, Lawrence; Hunter, Marjorie; Chase, Edward T.; Shuster, Alvin; Keats, John; Glueck, Grace; Carr, Archie; Maldonado, A.W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4015

Condition: Good


136 pages. Features: Gorgeous color-photo fashion ads; The Farmer Frustrates Khrushchev - the peasant who would rather work for himself than the state helps keep Soviet output down; The Peasant - Half of Russia - great photos; Why They Fight for the P.A.T. (Parents and Taxpayers Group) - pairing schools to obtain racial balance; Britain's Political Style is Not Like Ours; The Walls Do Have Ears - the electronic art of listening in on other people's conversations has reached new heights; A New Canal Dug By Atom Bombs - fascinating illustrated proposal to use nukes to create a new Panama Canal;... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, January 11 1941

By: Feliks Topolski etc

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3374

ISBN: B006OB551I

Condition: Fair


B006OB551I 32 pages. Features: Fall of Bardia (cover photo); Photo of King George II talking with General Metaxas, the Greek Prime Minister; Page of illustrations show how ice and snow are silent enemies of the bomber; Illustrations of tank warfare in Libya; Two pages of illustrations of R.A.F. unit badges and mottoes; Four photos of Tobruk - General Wavell's new goal; Two pages of Australian troops training for their successful assault on Bardia, including Major-General Iven Giffard Mackay; The War with Nazi Germany - article discusses Hitler's assault on Britain and the victory at Bardia; T... View more info

Image for Arts of Asia Magazine, Volume 41, Number 1, February [Feb.] 2011 - Qianlong Emperor's Imperial Seals

Arts of Asia Magazine, Volume 41, Number 1, February [Feb.] 2011 - Qianlong Emperor's Imperial Seals

By: Fuxiang, Guo; Wilson, Ming; Hugus, David K.; Yee, David S.; Yang, Liu; Lee, Young-Jae; Gude, Tushara Bindu; Mair, Victor H.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Hong Kong, Arts of Asia Publications Ltd.: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H4314

Condition: Very Good


148 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Asian Art in London 2010; Eskenazi Limited - London gallery celebrates fifty years; The portrayal of life in a splendid age - Qianlong emperor's imperial seals; Power and Clothing - Imperial Chinese robes from the forbidden city; Evolution of Yongzheng rank badges; Inheritance and Innovation - an archaeological perspective of Qin culture; Korean traditional ceramics; India's fabled city - the art of courtly Lucknow; The Silk Road in history and pre-history; Book Review; and more. Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 3, No. 5, January 17, 1939 - , January 23, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7869

Condition: Good


40 pages. Circa 1940s. 77 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: Women ferry aircraft for the R.A.F. from factories to aerodromes; French Troops in war zone; Photos of two British destroyers lost - H.M.S. Grenville and H.M.S. Exmouth which was lost on 23 January with all hands; Article on the Economic War on Germany, by R.H. Cross, Minister of Economic Warfare; full-page photo portrait of Sir John Greer Dill; Photos of new types of German and British aircraft - the ME 110, the de Havilland Flamingo, the Blackburn Roc., the Defiant; Sowing a British Min... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, No. 2, 19 June 1940 - 25 June, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7874

Condition: Good


40 pages. 60 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: Photo at St. Malo of the second B.E.F. evacuation; Last to leave France - "The Unbeaten Army" returns home; Scorched earth as the French leave Brest, their naval base in Brittany; Article - A summary of the armistice terms proposed to France by Germany and Italy; Photos of the R.A.F.'s war in the air; Great overhead photo of attack on the German-occupied Schipol Aerodrome which damaged 10 of 22 planes on the ground; Australians rally to the motherland; Centerfold illustration by C.E. Turner dep... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 6, Number 4, July 3 - July 9, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7876

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. 52 black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Great full-page photo of a 3.7" anti-aircraft gun with crew; Two big liners go down - photos of the Arandora Star and the Champlain; Excellent series of three aerial photos showing the underwater path of a u-boat until it is bombed and sinks; 6 enemy planes brought down on July 3rd - two photos; Illustrated text of statement in Parliament about the French Fleet by Winston Churchill; Great photo of the largest submarine in the world - the French Surcouf in a a British port; Photo of France's aircra... View more info