Total # of books: 6858. Max. 5000 are shown.
found: 5000 books on 200 pages. This is page 1
- Next page

 ,, THE ADVENTURES OF KIT CARSON - Classics Illustrated #112.
,
THE ADVENTURES OF KIT CARSON - Classics Illustrated #112.
Strato, Oadby, Leicester, ND, paperback, unpaginated [48pp], coloured ills. throughout (appears to bear the signature mark of Rudolph Palais), stapled coloured pictorial paper wrappers, magazine comic strip format about 10 x 7 inches, in the Classics Illustrated series, No. 112 (HRN 125), cover price 1/3, text in English, printed in Republic of Ireland, rubbed at extrems. esp. at spine, rusting to staples, some rust staining to pages which are tanned, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42221
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Keywords: children's juvenile classics illustrated adventures kit carson rudy palais comic strip
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42221.jpg 

 [PUDNEY, JOHN],, THE AIR BATTLE OF MALTA.
[PUDNEY, JOHN],
THE AIR BATTLE OF MALTA.
HMSO, London, 1944, 1st edn., paperback, 95pp, numerous half tone photo ills. and maps in text, large format (9 x 7 inches approx.), stapled photo pictorial wrappers, the official account of the RAF in Malta, June 1940 to November 1942, when the island was under siege to the Italians and later the Germans, under constant air bombardment the relief supplies by sea were likewise under attack, how the initial flight of Gladiators was eventually supplemented by Hurricanes and Spitfires ferried in by carrier and how the Maltese and the Allies, with all essential supplies rationed, eventually turned defence into offence, ills. include Ohio (Operation Pedestal), HMS Argus, Ark Royal, Gladiator, Hurricane, Spitfire, Blenheim, Wellington, airfields at Luqa, Takali, etc., lightly rubbed at tips, cnrs. sl. inclined to curl, staples a little rusted, very good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 41548
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.49 | JP 2175]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 hmso raf malta siege italy cant macchi gladiator faith hope charity hms argus renown ark royal blenheim sm84 spitfire hurricane ohio wellington luqa takali grand harbour valetta
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/41/41548.jpg 

 C. W.  ET AL,, ANARCHY 35 (Vol. 4 No. 1) - HOUSE AND HOME.
C. W. ET AL,
ANARCHY 35 (Vol. 4 No. 1) - HOUSE AND HOME.
Freedom Press, London, 1964, 1st edn., paperback original, p.1 to p.32, yellow lettered and decorated stapled card cover drawing M. Lindsay, January issue, contributions by: C.W. (House and home), Peter Neville (Are council houses necessary?), Caleb Williams (Of course they are), Teddy Gold (The multiple family housing unit), J.E. & A.B. (In the urban jungle), William Mangin (The barriada: a case-history), Gene Sharp (A revolutionary tale), a little rubbed at extrms., nick to fore-edge upper wrapper, faint soiling, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 41333
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.39 | JP 1160]
Catalogue: Miscellaneous
Keywords: house home anarchy cw neville williams gold je ab mangin sharp lindsay
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/41/41333.jpg 

 [HAGEN, LOUIS],, ARNHEM LIFT - Diary of a Glider Pilot.
[HAGEN, LOUIS],
ARNHEM LIFT - Diary of a Glider Pilot.
Pilot Press, London, 1945, 6th imp., 96pp, maps in text, grey cloth lettered in green at spine and upper board, this edition published anonymously, a personal account of the 1st Airborne Division's fight for Arnhem bridge in September 1944, as seen and recorded over nine days by a young glider pilot who was one of the lucky ones to escape over the Rhine, cocked, lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned, no dustwrapper, very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42493
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.79 | JP 870]
Keywords: ww2 army airborne paras arnhem
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42493.jpg 

 [PUDNEY, JOHN],, ATLANTIC BRIDGE.
[PUDNEY, JOHN],
ATLANTIC BRIDGE.
HMSO, London, 1945, 1st edn., paperback original, 76pp, 8pp half tone photo ills, maps at endpapers, stapled pictorial wrappers, the official account of RAF Transport Command's 'Ocean Ferry'; with the demand for more heavy aircraft in Europe and their production in North America, routes had to be established for delivering them at a time when regular Atlantic air crossings had never before been achieved. These were started by mainly civilian aircrew and support staff, later brought under RAF control, and once established a regular freight service was added; also details of the southern route via Ascension Island to Accra and on to Cairo, ills. include Boston, Mitchell, Dakota, Ventura, Liberator, Fortress, a little rubbed and lightly creased at extrems., edges tanned, staples a little rusty, very good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 43146
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 US$ 15.59 | JP 1740]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf transport command hmso prestwick dorval goose gander reykjavik nassau natal ascension accra atlantic ferry boston mitchell ventura dakota liberator fortress 43132
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/43/43146.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
HMSO, London, 1941, 1st edn., paperback original, 32pp, stapled blue wrappers lettered and decorated in dark blue, 8 x 5 inches, also published in an illustrated edition this plain text version is the true first and provides the official Air Ministry account of the air battle over Britain from 8th August to 31st October 1940, with descriptions of the aircraft of both sides, the operational control of the defending squadrons, the phases of the German offensive and descriptions of some individual combat incidents, a little rubbed at extrems., creasing and light soiling to wrappers, good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42344
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf luftwaffe fighter bomber battle bob hmso history dowding
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42344.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
HMSO, London, 1941, 1st edn. thus, paperback, 36pp, many half tone photos and diagrams, stapled photo pictorial wrappers lettered in red, the later illustrated issue in larger format (9 x 6 inches) with the same text as the first edition, the official Air Ministry account of the air battle over Britain from 8th August to 31st October 1940, with descriptions of the aircraft of both sides, the operational control of the defending squadrons, the phases of the German offensive and descriptions of some individual combat incidents, rubbed at extrems. with sl. loss at spine ends, light creasing to wrappersm, binding reinforced and staples replaced, good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 40009
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf luftwaffe fighter bomber battle bob hmso history dowding vf45
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/40/40009.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
HMSO, London, 1941, 1st edn., paperback original, 32pp, stapled blue wrappers lettered and decorated in dark blue, 8 x 5 inches, also published in an illustrated edition this plain text version is the true first and provides the official Air Ministry account of the air battle over Britain from 8th August to 31st October 1940, with descriptions of the aircraft of both sides, the operational control of the defending squadrons, the phases of the German offensive and descriptions of some individual combat incidents, lightly rubbed at extrems., staples a little rusty, very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 12062
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.79 | JP 870]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf luftwaffe fighter bomber battle bob hmso history dowding
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/10/12062.jpg 

 [DORLING, CAPT. H. TAPRELL (TAFFRAIL)],, THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC.
[DORLING, CAPT. H. TAPRELL (TAFFRAIL)],
THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC.
HMSO, London, 1946, 1st edn., paperback original, 104pp incl. 8 double page maps, stapled pictorial wrappers, the official account of the fight against the U-boats 1939-45, relating the battle in eight chronological 'phases' and covering the development of the battle, design and building of new escort vessels, weapons and counter-measures, tactical training and use of escort groups, escort carriers to 'close the gap', etc., with details of numerous aerial and naval attacks involving named vessels and u-boats, rubbed and lightly creased at extrems., edges tanned, staples a little rusty, very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 43151
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 US$ 15.59 | JP 1740]
Catalogue: WW2 - Navy
Keywords: war ww2 navy battle atlantic hmso destroyer escort group carrier western approaches max horton convoy submarine u-boat history hedgehog 43132
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/43/43151.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN - August-October 1940.
HMSO, London, 1989, facsimile edn., paperback, 40pp, many half tone photos and diagrams, large format (9.5 x 6 inches approx.), pictorial stapled card wrappers, a facsimile edition of the later illustrated issue of the title with heavier card wrappers, the official Air Ministry account of the air battle over Britain from 8th August to 31st October 1940, with descriptions of the aircraft of both sides, the operational control of the defending squadrons, the phases of the German offensive and descriptions of some individual combat incidents, harder wearing than the original edition but with less sharp images, light sunning to upper edge upper wrapper, near fine,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 41549
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.79 | JP 870]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf luftwaffe fighter bomber battle bob hmso history dowding vf45 facsimile
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/41/41549.jpg 

 ,, A BIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN - Classics Illustrated #40.
,
A BIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN - Classics Illustrated #40.
Strato, Oadby, Leicester, ND, paperback, unpaginated [48pp], coloured ills. throughout (unattributed), stapled coloured pictorial paper wrappers, magazine comic strip format about 10 x 7 inches, in the Classics Illustrated series, No. 40 (HRN 126), double stapled (text block stapled and then wrappers stapled to block), cover price 1/3, text in English, printed in Denmark, "sl. roll to spine, a little rubbed at extrems., light creasing and soiling to wrappers, pages tanned, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42190
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Keywords: children's juvenile classics illustrated biography benjamin franklin comic strip
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42190.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, BOMBER COMMAND CONTINUES.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
BOMBER COMMAND CONTINUES.
HMSO, London, 1942, 1st edn., paperback original, 56pp, 8pp photo ills., maps inside wrappers, stapled col'd lettered wrappers, 8 x 5", the Air Ministry account of the offensive against Germany July 1941 to June 1942, after the first well illustrated publication 'Bomber Command' this is in a smaller format with only a few but better quality illustrations bringing up to date the account of the bombing offensive and covers accounts of a Wellington flying back from Bremen, building the bombers, attacks on Brest, German ports and the first 1000 bomber raid on Cologne, ills include Stirling, Halifax, Boston and aerial photos of bombing, rubbed at extrems., light staining and small area surface loss upper wrapper, binding reinforced, staples replaced, good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 24333
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf bomber strategy tactics hmso bremen cologne brest stirling halifax boston
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/20/24333.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, BOMBER COMMAND CONTINUES.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
BOMBER COMMAND CONTINUES.
HMSO, London, 1942, 1st edn., paperback original, 56pp, 8pp photo ills., maps inside wrappers, stapled coloured lettered wrappers, 8 x 5", the Air Ministry account of the offensive against Germany July 1941 to June 1942, after the first well illustrated publication 'Bomber Command' this is in a smaller format with only a few but better quality illustrations bringing up to date the account of the bombing offensive and covers accounts of a Wellington flying back from Bremen, building the bombers, attacks on Brest, German ports and the first 1000 bomber raid on Cologne, ills include Stirling, Halifax, Boston and aerial photos of bombing, a little rubbed at extrems., light creasing to wrappers, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 38051
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.5 | JP 725]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf bomber strategy tactics hmso bremen cologne brest stirling halifax boston
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/38/38051.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, BY AIR TO BATTLE - The Official Account of the British First and Sixth Airborne Divisions.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
BY AIR TO BATTLE - The Official Account of the British First and Sixth Airborne Divisions.
HMSO, London, 1945, 1st edn., paperback original, 144pp, 7 maps in text, stapled pictorial wrappers with Pegasus design [by Edward Seago], 9 x 5.5", a history of the birth, training and use of British parachute and glider troops, with an account of their missions including the aquaduct at Monte Vulture, radar station at Bruneval, a brief account of the first use of gliders in an abortive attack on the Norwegian heavy water plant, missions in North Africa, Sicily and Italy, the landings in Normandy and the Arnhem operation, lightly rubbed at extrems., wrappers lightly marked, edges tanned, cnrs. slightly inclined to curl, staples a little rusty, very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42331
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 12.99 | JP 1450]
Keywords: war ww2 parachute airborne glider troops monte vulture salverno bruneval telemark rjukan norway north africa bone sicily italy normandy pegasus bridge arnhem market garden
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42331.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, COASTAL COMMAND.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
COASTAL COMMAND.
HMSO, London, 1942 [1943], 1st edn., paperback, 143pp, numerous half tone photo ills., printed by (Greycaines) Taylor Garnett Evans and Co., Watford, pictorial wrappers, the Air Ministry account of of the part played by Coastal Command in the Arctic, Atlantic and North seas 1939-1942, work which included aerial reconnaissance of enemy coastlines and shipping, attacks with aerial depth charges on submarines and bombs and torpedoes on surface vessels, convoy protection patrols together with search and rescue capabilities, under operational control which includes both RAF and Naval officers, ills. include Sunderland, Hudson, Liberator, Beaufort, Anson, Whitley, Catalina, aerial photos of Boulogne, Dieppe, Cherbourg, St. Nazaire, Brest (and Hipper), etc, rubbed at extrems., spine wrinkled and flaking a little but unusually square, light creasing at cnrs., good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 11562
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.79 | JP 870]
Catalogue: WW2 - Air Force
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf coastal command hmso battle atlantic arctic convoy sunderland hudson liberator beaufort anson whitley catalina hipper a/s
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/10/11562.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, COMBINED OPERATIONS 1940-42.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
COMBINED OPERATIONS 1940-42.
HMSO, London, 1943, 1st edn., paperback original, 144pp, 32pp half tone photo ills. and 7 maps in text, printed by The Whitefriars Press, Ltd. and Harrison and Sons, Ltd., London, side stapled under wrappers, photo pictorial wrappers, 8 x 5", report to date of the exploits under the Combined Operations Command including the formation of Independant Companies, Special Service Battalions and Commandos, their training and use on operations including the Channel Islands, Bruneval, Lofoten, St. Nazaire, North Africa (Layforce) and Dieppe. a little rubbed at extrems., light creasing to cnrs. inclined to curl, ink off-setting lower wrapper, edges tanned, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42334
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 12.99 | JP 1450]
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf navy army assault raid channel islands lofoten north africa layforce bruneval nazaire dieppe hmso marine commando mgb mtb rncf vf45
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42334.jpg 

 [SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],, COMBINED OPERATIONS 1940-42.
[SAUNDERS, HILARY (AKA FRANCIS BEEDING)],
COMBINED OPERATIONS 1940-42.
HMSO, London, 1943, 1st edn., paperback original, 144pp, 32pp half tone photo ills. and 7 maps in text, printed by Keliher, Hudson and Kearns, Ltd. and Harrison and Sons, Ltd., London, side stapled through wrappers, photo pictorial wrappers, 8 x 5", report to date of the exploits under the Combined Operations Command including the formation of Independant Companies, Special Service Battalions and Commandos, their training and use on operations including the Channel Islands, Bruneval, Lofoten, St. Nazaire, North Africa (Layforce) and Dieppe. rubbed at extrems with nicks at spine ends, numerous light creases to wrappers, cnrs. inclined to curl, edges tanned, good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42333
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 9.09 | JP 1015]
Keywords: war ww2 aviation raf navy army assault raid channel islands lofoten north africa layforce bruneval nazaire dieppe hmso marine commando mgb mtb rncf vf45
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42333.jpg 

 [RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],, EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
[RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],
EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
HMSO, London, 1943, 1st edn., paperback original, 63pp, many half tone photos, drawings and maps, stapled photo pictorial wrappers, 9 x 7", the admiralty account of the naval war in the Eastern Mediterranean from September 1939 to March 1941, covering Taranto, Matapan and a number of smaller engagements, the support to Malta and Greece, and the offensive against the Italians in the Western Desert, ills. include HMS Illustrious, Malaya, Ramillies, Eagle, rubbed at extrems. with flaking at spine, light creasing to wrappers, staples rusted with adjacent staining, good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 38041
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Catalogue: WW2 - Navy
Keywords: war ww2 navy hmso mediterranean campaign oran malta greece suez hmso taranto matapan illustrious malaya ramillies eagle
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/38/38041.jpg 

 [RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],, EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
[RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],
EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
HMSO, London, 1943, 1st edn., paperback, 63pp, many half tone photos, drawings and maps, stapled photo pictorial wrappers, 9 x 7", the admiralty account of the naval war in the Eastern Mediterranean from September 1939 to March 1941, covering Taranto, Matapan and a number of smaller engagements, the support to Malta and Greece, and the offensive against the Italians in the Western Desert, ills. include HMS Illustrious, Malaya, Ramillies, Eagle, lightly rubbed at tips, small binding repair with archival tape at centre pages, staples replaced, very good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 36250
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 12.99 | JP 1450]
Catalogue: WW2 - Navy
Keywords: war ww2 navy mediterranean campaign oran malta greece suez hmso taranto matapan illustrious malaya ramillies eagle
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/36/36250.jpg 

 [RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],, EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
[RITCHIE, CAPT. LEWIS, RN (BARTIMEUS)],
EAST OF MALTA WEST OF SUEZ.
HMSO, London, 1943, paperback, 63pp, many half tone photos, drawings and maps, stapled photo pictorial wrappers, 9 x 7", the admiralty account of the naval war in the Eastern Mediterranean from September 1939 to March 1941, covering Taranto, Matapan and a number of smaller engagements, the support to Malta and Greece, and the offensive against the Italians in the Western Desert, ills. include HMS Illustrious, Malaya, Ramillies, Eagle, a little rubbed at extrems., light diag. creasing, short edge tear and pencil name upper edge upper wrapper, staples replaced, neat ink name/date top cnr. of title, some archival tape repairs to binding, good plus,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 24304
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.5 | JP 725]
Catalogue: WW2 - Navy
Keywords: war ww2 navy mediterranean campaign oran malta greece suez hmso taranto matapan illustrious malaya ramillies eagle
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/20/24304.jpg 

 ,, EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY-BOOK - FAIRY TALES.
,
EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY-BOOK - FAIRY TALES.
Hodder and Stoughton, London, ND, [xiv] prelims., 174pp, [iv] blank, decorated title page, guarded and mounted coloured frontis and 15 other mounted and guarded coloured plates all by Edmund Dulac and as called for, decorated endpapers, large format (about 9.5 x 7 inches), maroon cloth lettered in gilt at spine, gilt vignette decoration upper board, upper edge gilt, fifteen fairy stories from around the world, originally published in 1916 with 15 plates this is a later edition with an additional plate probably from the 1920's, a little shaken, cloth a little rubbed and marked, repaired nick at head of spine and repaired split at lower joint, edges tanned and foxed, foxing and tanning to endpapers and end blanks, final endpapers cracked, light foxing to contents pages and occasional marginal fox mark in text, no dustwrapper, fair,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 42458
GBP 59.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.25 US$ 76.65 | JP 8555]
Keywords: children's juvenile dulac fairy stories hodder presentation
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/42/42458.jpg 

 [SANSOM, WILLIAM],, FIRE OVER LONDON : 1940-41.
[SANSOM, WILLIAM],
FIRE OVER LONDON : 1940-41.
published for London County Council by Hutchinson and Co., London, ND [1941], paperback, 32pp, many half tone photo ills., stapled paper wrappers illustrated by W. Matvyn Wright, large format about 9 x 6.5 inches, an account of the work of the fire service in London, the original London Fire Brigade augmented by 25,000 men and women of the Auxilliary Fire Service, and of their battle against the fires in London arising from the German boming of 1940-1941, produced by London County Council as one of the last acts before all British fire services were amalgamated into the National Fire Service in 1941, loosely inserted presentation slip from London County Council, lightly rubbed at tips, lightly soiled lower wrapper, staples replaced and binding reinforced at centre pages, some rust staining from old staples,very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 40511
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.49 | JP 2175]
Catalogue: WW2 - Home Front
Keywords: war ww2 home front london blitz fire brigade service auxiliary national incendiary
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/40/40511.jpg 

 [SANSOM, WILLIAM],, FIRE OVER LONDON : 1940-41.
[SANSOM, WILLIAM],
FIRE OVER LONDON : 1940-41.
published for London County Council by Hutchinson and Co., London, ND [1941], paperback original, 32pp, many half tone photo ills., stapled paper wrappers illustrated by W. Matvyn Wright, large format about 9 x 6.5 inches, an account of the work of the fire service in London, the original London Fire Brigade augmented by 25,000 men and women of the Auxilliary Fire Service, and of their battle against the fires in London arising from the German boming of 1940-1941, produced by London County Council as one of the last acts before all British fire services were amalgamated into the National Fire Service in 1941, wrappers well rubbed, chips and nicks to edges, staples replaced and binding reinforced, cnrs. inclined to curl, pages tanned, reading copy,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 41538
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.85 | JP 653]
Catalogue: WW2 - Home Front
Keywords: war ww2 home front london blitz fire brigade service auxiliary national incendiary
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/41/41538.jpg 

 E. C. [ERICA COTTERILL],, FORM OF DIARY (two volumes).
E. C. [ERICA COTTERILL],
FORM OF DIARY (two volumes).
Pushkin Press, 1939, 1st edn. 1st state and 1st edn. 2nd state, [iv], 444pp and [iv], 444pp, 1st state: black buckram lettered in gilt at spine, with the original title page crediting the authorship to E.C. otherwise identical to the later issue; 2nd state: as first but with with a cancel at the title mounted on the stub of the original title; both states, fore and lower edges uncut, described by many as a largely unpunctuated 'stream of conciousness' narrative, 2nd state dustwrapper: grey background lettered in red with a quote from George Bernard Shaw, with a promotional band repeating the GBS quote, the quote from GBS omits the phrase 'if you do not die a lunatic' (p291) (which may be significant), 1st state: lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned and a little foxed, light foxing to endpapers, no dustwrapper; 2nd state: lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned and a little foxed, faint foxing to endpapers, dustwrapper: price clipped, lightly rubbed at tips, promotional band a little foxed, both darkened at spine, 1st state: very good; 2nd state: very good plus in a very good dustwrapper and band,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 43365
GBP 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 48.75 US$ 54.56 | JP 6090]
Keywords: fiction diary
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/43/43365.jpg 

 [MCWHIRTER, NORRIS AND MCWHIRTER, ROSS (COMPILED BY)],, THE GUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS.
[MCWHIRTER, NORRIS AND MCWHIRTER, ROSS (COMPILED BY)],
THE GUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS.
Guinness Superlatives, London, 1958 3rd. edn., 284pp (277pp plus unpaginated index), coloured frontis (Launching of a Satellite), incl. 28pp half tone photo ills, deep red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt at upper board, lettered in gilt at spine, stated First Impression of the Third Edition on the verso of the title and actually the 7th issue of the title, lightly rubbed at extrems., lettering a little rubbed at spine, a few light marks to cloth, edges tanned and foxed, scattered faint foxing to endpapers, no dustwrapper, very good,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 43353
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 12.99 | JP 1450]
Catalogue: Reference Works
Keywords: guinness records reference
http://www.abfar.org.uk/_images/43/43353.jpg 

| Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | - Next page