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Language and Language Acquisition

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Springer: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41902170

ISBN: 0306411288

Condition: Good


0306411288 379 pages including index. Proceedings of the Second Mons Conference on Language and Language Acquisition, held September 8-12, 1980, in Mons, Belgium. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper else contents clean and unmarked. Average wear to purple boards. Binding intact. Solid copy. View more info

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Germany's Death Space - The Polish Tragedy

By: Aldor, Francis

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, Francis Aldor: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 515H4332

Condition: Fair


261 pages. "Nazi theory has evolved the concept of 'Lebensraum' (living space) - Nazi practice has realised the fact of 'Todesraum' (death space)" - subtitle. Author conversed with scores of Polish refugees in Paris. "As I listened to their stories I saw with searing vividness the similarity between what is happening in Poland today and what happened in Belgium 25 years ago; the similarity and the difference, which lies in the fact that the Germans today are even more brutal, more bestial than they were in 1914-1918. I decided to publish these stories, together with an essay comparing Germ... View more info

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The Wide World Magazine, February (Feb.) 1918 - The Arrest and Imprisonment of Ashmead Bartlett and Richard Harding Davis / Doctoring War Dogs

By: Ashmead-Bartlett, E.; Jacobson, J.G.; Butler, F.H.; Lees, G.F.; Lindsay, L.; Mason, W.; Priestley, W.E.; Arnoult, P.C.;

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4349

Condition: Good


Pages 265-352 plus 24 pages of great vintage ads. Features: My Adventures in the World War - a startling and thrilling contribution upon the great conflict by E. Ashmead-Bartlett; The Vengeance of the "Stroapers' - exploring for gold in Guiana leads to adventure and death; In the Land of the Lapps - great photo-illustrated narrative of Frank Butler's travels throughout Lapland; The Secret Press of Belgium - how 'La Libre Belgique' had the courage to tell the Belgian people the truth and counteract the evil influence of their brutalizers; Trooping Cattle in Paraguay - taking 1,000 cattle f... View more info

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War Posters: Weapons of Mass Communication

By: Aulich, James

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Thames & Hudson: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AH3174

ISBN: 050025141X

Condition: Fair


050025141X 256 pages. 329 illustrations with 303 in color. Bibliography. Illustration List. Index. "Features a wide selection of the most eye-catching and iconic examples from the internationally renowned poster collection at the Imperial War Museum in London. Examines the social, political, ethnic and cultural aspirations of America, Britain, Northern Ireland, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Russia, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic." - dust jacket. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Hinges taped. Dust jacked now preserved in archival-grade Brodart.... View more info

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Micky the Postman

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Publisher Not Stated: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C5785

Condition: Fair


10 pages. Undated - circa 1960s? Charming colour illustrations on all pages. Printed in Belgium. Above-average but not excessive wear. Minor moisture exposure to bottom edge of all pages. Two-inch top to top edge of all pages and covers. A worthy copy of this adorable work. View more info

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The Coastal Atlas: Flanders/Belgium

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Belgium, C.C.I.C.Z.M.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 855C6105

Condition: Good


100 pages. "Outlines the genesis of the Belgian coast, and the physical environment and natural surroundings... Read how man controls the sea and how he has learned to use the sea and the coast." - from page 3. Wonderful colour photos, maps and illustrations throughout. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of the beautifully presented and highly informative atlas. View more info

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Visit to the Canadian War Cemetery, May 3 1995 - Maldegem, Belgium

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Belgium, Publisher Not Stated: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C7683

Condition: Good


24 one-sided pages. Commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of Canadian participation in the liberation of Maldegem, Belgium by Canadian troops in World War II. This booklet appears to have been produced by the town of Maldegem for the benefit of Canadians visiting the town to honour their comrades and family members. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Lille-Ghent British Military Map - Second Edition, June 1944 - Sheet No. 2

By: British War Office

Price: $249.95

Publisher: England, The British War Office: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138A7440

Condition: Good


34.5" x 25" paper map. Identifies Roads, Railways, International Boundaries, Churches, Forts, Lighthouses, Woodlands. Average wear. View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 4,1937 - Ramsay MacDonald Memorial

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3369

Condition: Fair


58, [8 ads] pages. Features: Cover photo of memorial service for Ramsay MacDonald; Seven photos illustrated Ramsay MacDonald's last homecoming - Bermuda to Lossiemouth; Nice photo of M. Chautemps and M. Delbos of France outside French embassy in London; Two-pages of photos entitle "An Australian Problem - The Primitive 'Black Fellow' [Aborigine] of the Bush, Threatened with Extinction - 'Living Human Fossils' of Australia; One-page illustration of Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret inspecting the Rosetta Stone at the British Museum; One-page illustration of construction of the New W... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), May 19, 1945: VE-Day Celebrations!

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2705

Condition: Good


Pages 521-548. Features: Great cover photo of Churchill celebrating with the masses in Whitehall; Photo of Churchill celebrating with Royal Family at Buckingham Palace; Five photos of celabratory night lights on London; Photos of vast crowds outside Buckingham Palace; Two pages of photos of the King and Queen with celebrating crowds, visiting bombed sites, at Thanksgiving services and among their subjects in South London; Photos of the Royals taking carriage to St. Paul's; Page of photos of the Royal Family and other distinguished personages at the national thanksgiving in St. Paul's Cathedra... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), December (Dec.) 2, 1944 - The Fall of Geilenkirchen / Liberation of Metz

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2700

Condition: Good


Pages 617-644. Features: Cover photos of the Mosquito Mark XVIII and its U-Boat strafing gun and six-pounder cannon; One-page Karsh photo-portrait of Sam Rayburn; Twelve excellent photos from Geilenkirchen, recently captured by British and French forces; Four photos at the Koenigsmacher Fort, which apparently made marine fittings; The Liberatioin of Metz - six photos in the city; Photos in the recently liberated cities of Belfort and Strasbourg; Photos of the advance on Venlo; Variety of photos of mine-clearing, destroyed German rolling stock, and humorous signs; Article entitled "Allied ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 18, 1940 - Nazi Invasion of the Netherlands / Dutch Machine Gun Crew Cover Photo

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Byles, Charles E.

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4639

Condition: Fair


Pages 645-676. Features: One-page map of the Low Countries' (Holland and Belgium) Traditional Defence - Strategic Inundations (Flooding); Photos of flooding which confronted the Nazis in Holland; Photos and brief write-ups of Mr. Churchill and his War Cabinet - an all-part Ministry; Holland as the R.A.F. Sees It - Air photos of key points Central Rotterdam, Dordrecht Island and the Moerdyk Bridges; "Ten Times as Strong as in 1914" - Belgian army and defense fortification photos; Sketch of German air attack on railway in Belgium; Four sketches beneath the caption "1914 Repeated - W... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 25, 1940 - Cover Portrait of French General Weygand

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4640

Condition: Good


Pages 677-728. Features: Twelve photos (over 4 pages) of Nazi Parachutists in training - falling and rolling, landing and fighting; Three illustrations of the British local defence volunteer force and how it confronts invading parachutists; Dramatic two-page aerial photo of R.A.F. operating against a Nazi motorized column between St. Menges and Floing, north of Sedan (a huge crater at a fork in the road forces Nazis to detour); Air photo of R.A.F. bombing on Dinant; Air photo of demolished bridges at Sedan; Sketch of destroyed Church of St. Pierre at Lessines, west of Brussels; Four sketches... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, August 12, 1950 - The Abdication of King Leopold in Belgium / Korean War Coverage

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146G2327

Condition: Good


Pages 233-268. Features: Cover photo portrait of Crown Prince Baudouin of Belgium; The Abdication of Belgium's King Leopold - dramatic photos - scenes and personalities; Ottawa pays its last tribute to Mr. Mackenzie King - photo of his funeral cortege leaving Parliament Hill ;Opening of the luxurious new Ocean Terminal at Southampton; photos of amazing mechanical elephant invented by Mr. Frank Stuart; Numerous photos of Korean life and military happenings in that country; Two pages of personalites of the day, including General Macarthur in Korea; Two-page aerial photo of crowded Zoological Soc... View more info

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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

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The Times History of the War - Part 3

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8297

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Part 3 of a series "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - from Preface. Contains Chapters 5 and 6 - The French Army, and The Army and the Fortresses of Belgium. Dozens of excellent black and white photographs. Centerfold "Map of France Showing the Territorial Distributi... View more info

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The Times History of the War - Part 9

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8300

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Part 9 of a series "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - from Preface. Contents: Chapter XXI - The Story of Liege; Centerfold "Map of Liege and the Surrounding Country". Dozens of excellent black and white archival photographs. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmark... View more info

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The Times History of the War - Part 10

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8301

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Part 10 of a series "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - from Preface. Contents: Chapter XXII - The German Advance to Brussels; Chapter XXIII - The First French Offensive in Alsace; Centerfold "Map To Illustrate The German Advance to Brussels". Dozens of excellen... View more info

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The Times History of the War - Part 11

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8302

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Part 11 of a series "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - from Preface. Contents: Chapter XXIV - German Vandalism in Belgium; Chapter XXV - Evidence of German Atrocities. Dozens of excellent black and white archival photographs. Interesting "Swan" Fount Pen adverti... View more info

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The Times History of the War - Part 51, Vol. 4, August (Aug.) 10, 1915 - The Relief of Belgium

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8704

Condition: Good


Numerous black and white photographs. "...Framed with the object of producing an account of the great contest now in progress, which shall be at once popular and authoritative... An account written by men of great experience in political, military, and naval matters... Will contain a great deal of first-hand material which will be really valuable to historians of the future." - From Preface. Contents: Chapter LXXVII - Belgium Under the German Yoke, The Food Problem; Chapter LXXVIII - The Belgian Refugees. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. View more info