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Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

The Illustrated London News (ILN), October (Oct) 17, 1942 - Stalingrad Battle Rages On

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4666

Condition: Good


Pages 421-448 pages. Features: Cover photo of huge pile of German fighters and bombers - reduced to a large mound of scrap metal in Britain; Nice one-page colour Guinness ad features red wagon wheel, smiley face, belt, tacks, rock, sock, ace of hearts... and glass of Guinness; Photos of "Liberators" and "Fortresses" in flight; Six photos of how H.M. destroyer "Ithuriel" rammed and sunk Italian submarine "Cobalto" in the Mediterranean; Photos of glider troops in training; German invasion tide laps the Caucasus Barrier - one-page model of the main features as see... View more info

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

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

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

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

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 23, 1942 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Marshal Semen Timoshenko, Russian Commissar of Defense

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 23, 1942 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Marshal Semen Timoshenko, Russian Commissar of Defense

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4655

Condition: Good


Pages 593-620. Features: Photo of Marshal Timoshenko's splendid reserves; One-page air-photo indicating bomb damage in Rostock after four-day "Blitz"; Two-pages of illustrations beneath caption "Madagascar daringly planned operations lead to the surrender of Port Diego Suarez in 48 hours; Photo of crew of the submarine "Thunderbolt" (formerly "Thetis") safely home after a year; Photo of French Aircraft-carrier "Bearn" in Martinique; Six photos from Martinique illustrated its plight of barnacled warships and derelict aircraft; Two pages with fourteen photos ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 30, 1942 - Tokyo, The Most Inflammable Capital in the World

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, May 30, 1942 - Tokyo, The Most Inflammable Capital in the World

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

Price: $350.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4656

Condition: Good


Pages 625-644. Features: Cover Photo Portrait of 60-ton M-1 Tank Crushing Heavy Truck; Photo of FDR presenting Congressional Medal of Honour to Brig.-Gen. James Doolittle, while Mrs. Doolittle looks on; Six great photos from Chunking show how the resilient populace is coping with the war; The Campaign in Burma (article); "Japan's Successes in Burma - by Infiltration and Light Equipment" - six photos; The Kharkov Battlefield - six action pictures from the Russian Front; Two-page illustration of Red Air Force using "Stormoviks" and other fast-flying tank-busters attacking panzer... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 1, 1942 - The Fall of Heroic Sebastopol

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 1, 1942 - The Fall of Heroic Sebastopol

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4659

Condition: Good


Pages 113-140. Features: Cover photo of Brigade H.Q. in the desert battle zone where the Brigadier, South African Command, directs operations - and photos of bombs exploding nearby; Twelve fascinating photos beneath the heading "Fighting in the Western Desert - Vivid Incidents, and Personalities, including Rommel in Tobruk and General Freyberg, V.C., Wounded; Two large photos from "The Battle of Midway Island"; Two-page map of the world entitled "Oil - The Supply Problem of the Warring Powers - A Map of Production Areas and Lines of Ocean Transport"; The Crisis in Russia (... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 8, 1942 - Shattered Sebastopol

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 8, 1942 - Shattered Sebastopol

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4660

Condition: Good


Pages 141-168. Features: Cover photo of General Sir Alan Brooke and Lt.-Gen. Archibald Nye; Page of illustrations of decorations as worn in the United States Army and Navy; Two pages of illustrations of the Insignia of Rank of U.S. Army and Navy Personnel Compared with those of Equivalent British Officers; Photos of Dover's cliffs as seen from occupied France, and a close-up photo of Dover's cliffs , with black smoke in the distance where German shells are falling near Dover; Training and the Test of Battle - article with map entitled "The Therman Thrust to the Caucasus, and the Soviet's ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 9, 1941 -  End of the Syrian Campaign

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 9, 1941 - End of the Syrian Campaign

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: 201G4644

Condition: Good


Pages 161-192. Features: Cover photo of German aircraft downed at Palmyra with Vichy markings painted over swastika - absolute proof of collaboration between Vichy and the Axis powers; Photos of personalities of the week include Wing Commander Whitney Straight, Sir Emsley Carr, Sgt. Pilot James Allen Ward, V.C. (the first New Zealand V.C. in the present war), British POWs from Syria detraining at Baalbek; New British 18-ton "Crusader" tank; Photos of the "Beaufighter"; R.A.F. Channel rescue craft; Six photos of fighting at see in the Mediterranean and in Heligoland Bight; Air-... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, September (Sept.) 13, 1941 -  Cover Photo of U-Boat Surrender at Sea

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, September (Sept.) 13, 1941 - Cover Photo of U-Boat Surrender at Sea

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: 201G4645

Condition: Good


Pages 321-352. Features: Photos of capture of U-boat at sea; Britain Seizes Spitzbergen - two great photos; Photo of the Duke of Kent addressing thousands of workers at the vast Glenn Martin factory in Baltimore; Photo of N.C.O. prisoners enjoying their first meal since release from Vichy France; Two photos of Lord Louis Mountbatten aboard the 'Illustrious'; Photos of British toll on shipping at Rotterdam docks; Two pages of ten great photos of Britain's Army being toughened by intensive physical and endurance training; One-page photo of Italian submarine sailors standing aboard their sinking... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 -  Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

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: 201G4649

Condition: Good


Pages 285-312. Features: Illustration of General Sir Archibald Wavell; Photos from Russia, including sleeping masses in underground station; Photo of the Duke of Aosta who died on March 3; Photos of British aircraft parts being made deep underground; Photos of Dutch warships; Photos of the last days at Singapore; Large contour map of Java, invaded by Japanese; Topographical map of Java, indicating many features of interest; Illustrations are used to explain the case for and against the use of the big bombers; Photos of preparations for invasion of Bruneval; Photos after the successful Bruneva... 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 17, 1941 *Cover Photo of Westminster Abby Bomb Damage / The Sensational Flight By Rudolph Hess from Germany to Glasgow

The Illustrated London News, May 17, 1941 *Cover Photo of Westminster Abby Bomb Damage / The Sensational Flight By Rudolph Hess from Germany to Glasgow

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825C7797

Condition: Good


Features: Portrait of Lieut.-General Sir Robert Haining; Photos of Chinese people in bomb protection caves - Chunking air defence HQ photo; Photos of Chunking, China's devastated capital; Four illustrations of a mock panzer attack thrusting toward London; Review of book on F.W. Woolworth, with photos of his earliest stores; The Battle of Keren - two photos; The Army in Training - article by Cyril Falls with five photos; Augsburg to Glasgow - Rudolph Hess's Sensational Flight from Germany - with eight photos - "Hitler's Deputy and "Dearest Friend" escapes to Britain; The first tank ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory'

The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 16 May 1953 - Collision Between the 'Duke of York' and the U.S. Freighter 'Haiti Victory'

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2800

Condition: Good


Pages 761-808. Features: Nice colour ad for six models of Kodak camera inside front cover; One-page ad for the Daimler Conquest auto; Excellent half-page photo ad for Aston Martin entitled "From le Mans to Runnymede'; Dramatic photos of the result of the crash which slice off the bow of the British Railways ship 'Duke of York'; Royal photos; Phillip gets his wings; Jordan Revisited - article with photos of Jordan, King Hussein, Palestinian refugee camp; House-trained otter of Mrs. Puggaard in Denmark; Training horses for Coronation Day; Extensive rehearsals for Coronation Day; Photos of p... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), January 3, 1953 -  Cover Photo of Solo Sailor Dr. Alain Bombard  / The Champollion Disaster

The Illustrated London News (ILN), January 3, 1953 - Cover Photo of Solo Sailor Dr. Alain Bombard / The Champollion Disaster

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2791

Condition: Good


Pages 1-36. Features: Colour ad inside front cover for the Reed Paper Group shows new television being unpacked for family; Dr. Alain Bombard and his solo trans-Atlantic raft trip; Nice photo of Queen reading Christmas greetings by radio; Photos of aircraft including a Douglas Skystreak (D-558-2) in flight, a modified B-50 elevated with Bell X-2 below waiting to be mounted, and a Handley Page H.P. 80; Photo of mangled tail-fin of a superfortress shot-up in the Korean war, but still managed to get the crew 1,400 miles back to base; Death of the Queen Mother of Denmark, Alexandrine; Photos of p... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

The Illustrated London News, December 20, 1947: British-trained armed Jewish Police and the Partition Plan for Palestine

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0979

Condition: Fair


Pages 677-704. Features: Colour Dunlop ad inside front cover features The Mumming Plays; Cover photo of wartime munitions being scrapped for production drive; Five photos illustrate the United Nations new simultaneous interpretation system; Two pages of illustrations explain the Swedish Albatross marine expedition as it investigates seabed deposits; An account of the aims of the Albatross expedition and of the equipment used to obtain material for scientific investigation from great depths; Six-photo sequence shows an F8F Bearcat's failed attempt to land on the USS Tarawa - it ultimately crash... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, April 18, 1953 - Agreement at Panmunjom

The Illustrated London News, April 18, 1953 - Agreement at Panmunjom

By: Bryant, ArthurFalls, Cyril; Squire, John; Elliott, Clarence; Trewin, J.C.; Et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146G2318

Condition: Good


Pages 593-636. Features: Photos of U.N. and Communist negotiators who reached agreement on the repatriation of sick and wounded POWs at Panmunjom, Korea; Photos of Egyptian Cabinet Ministers receiving firearms training at the request of General Neguib; Interesting photos of Coronation preparations including some of the Gurkha contingent and the Sultan of Selangor with members of his family and retinue in London; Interesting photos from Panmunjon and Seoul; Photos of personalities of the week, including the victorious F.A. Amateur Cup-winning Pegasus team and wedding photo of Sir Alexander Fle... View more info

Image for The Training of the Human Plant

The Training of the Human Plant

By: Burbank, Luther

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1907

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34603864

Condition: Good


99 pages. Frontis illustration of author. Originally published in 1906, this simple yet profound work will be of immense interest and value to parents deciding whether or not to homeschool their children. Luther Burbank was and remains the world's champion plant breeder, having single-handedly increased the world's food supply by many percent. In this work he applies his wondrous knowledge of raising plants to the nurture of children. The best-seller "The Secret Life of Plants" refers to this book. Moderate wear. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper. Binding intact with moder... View more info

Aircraft Illustrated - October 1998 Vol 31 No 10

By: Burney, Allan: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.K., Ian Allan Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16103670

Condition: Very Good


94 pages. Features include: Boeing 707 - the class of '58; RAF Alaska Training Exercise; Air Atlantique - open days; Marine Training in the Californian Desert; One Man's Passion for the Grumman Albatross; Flying the F-117 Stealth; Farnborough photo-album; CF-18A with unique colours. Moderate wear. Unmarked. No tears. Solid copy. View more info

Image for British Columbia Provincial Normal School/Department of Education Training School, Vancouver, Class Photo Montage 1911-1912

British Columbia Provincial Normal School/Department of Education Training School, Vancouver, Class Photo Montage 1911-1912

By: Calder, Walter H. (Photographer)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., British Columbia Department of Education Normal School: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 248G2654

Condition: Good


Wonderful vintage photo montage of the British Columbia Normal (Teacher Training) School class of 1911-12 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Photos taken by Walter H. Calder. Montage, which measures 15.75" x 9.6", is mounted on a contemporary matte backing which measures 17" x 14". Moderate wear. Pencilled name on reverse, otherwise clean and unmarked. A wonderful piece of Vancouver and British Columbia history. View more info

Image for Your baby needs music

Your baby needs music

By: Cass-Beggs, Barbara

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117A0192

ISBN: 0888942133

Condition: Very Good


0888942133 144 pages. Index of song first lines. "A book to help parents use music to aid their baby's development. No previous training is required... Destined to become a godsend for every parent, day-care instructor and teacher." - from back board. Clean, tight and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info