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Alberta Horse, Cattle and Sheep Brands. Also Tattoo Marks for Fur-Bearing Animals and Poultry. 1958.
Edmonton, Alberta, Ministry of Agriculture. 1958. Flexible Clothcovers. 823 pp, 8 1/8" H. Black cloth with yellow lettering/Alberta crest on front cover. Title continues: Being a Record of Cattle and Horse Brands, Also Tattoo Marks Which Have Been Allotted, Renewed, Transferred or Reissued and Were in Good Standing as at June 30, 1958." "This issue contains a total of 30923 Brands." Cattle Brands; Additional Cattle Brands; Index to Cattle Brands; Horse Brands; Index to Horse Brands. The bulk of the book comprises Cattle Brands and there are very small listings incorporated into the Horse section for Sheep, Fur-bearing Animals and Poultry. Edge wrinkling to covers and at top/bottom of spine, some areas of very light browning to endpapers, old brown tape marks on free front endpaper, minor soiling to edges of text block. Very Good -.
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Book number: 28724
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 222.5 | £UK 194.25 | JP¥ 28491]
Keywords: Cattle Brands, Recorder of Brands, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Canadian, Horses, Cattle, Positions, Fur-Bearing Animals, Poultry, Sheep, Identification, Tattoos, Prairies, Agriculture, Livestock.

Album de la Artilleria Espanola 1862. (Reedicion de Alfonso de Carlos Pena. )
Alfonso de Carlos Pena, (Madrid, 1972), limited edition of 3,000 copies.. 32 pp. of text + 16 plates on heavy stock (printed on one side only) - 2 images per plate. Oblong 4to (12 1/4" H x 17" D), hard cover (blue boards with gold lettering on spine/front board and blindstamped designs on front and rear boards) - no dust jacket. Limited edition reprint of 1862 edition. SPANISH TEXT. Color uniform studies, 4 including horses/mules. Interior - tiny foxing mark on first plate in white space, otherwise all pages are clean and tight with no previous owners h i p m a r k s . Exterior - small surface paper pull and light fading to front board, light scratches/rubbing to both boards, very light edge wear. VG-.
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Book number: 12242
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.25 | £UK 97.25 | JP¥ 14246]
Keywords: Arilleria, Artillery, Espanola, Uniformes Militares, Ultramar, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Filipinas, Sanato Domingo, Vestuario, Equipo, Musicos, Jefes, Oficiales, Ejercito, Tropa, Uniformidad, Banderas, Estandartes, Banderines, Laminas.

Animation. Design Library
Gloucester, Massachusetts, Rockport. 1998, 1st Printing. Soft Cover. 79 pp, 4to (12" H). Profusely illustrated in color. Examples of work from various design studios - cartoons, commercials, etc. "(A)nimation has gained popularity because of its attention-grabbing potential. An animated logo or interactive interface will keep the viewer's interest and attention longer than a static image. (This book) explores some of these new uses, and should provide endless inspiration for today's designers." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - bright and clean. Near Fine.
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Book number: 10597
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1709]
Keywords: Technology, Animation, Film, Digital, Logos, Designers, Design, Graphic, Graphics, Nelvana, Cartoons, Advertising, Commercials.

Annual '94. Illustrators of Children's Books / Illustratori Di Libri Per Ragazzi. Bologna.
North-South Books. 1994. Soft Cover with Self Flaps. 175 pp, 11" H. Profusely illustrated with wonderful color and b&w artwork. "(T)he official catalog of (the 1994 Bologna International Children's Book Fair) Exhibition, once again presenting to a widening audience many of the finest children's book artists from around the world. Along with beautifully reproduced examples of the artist's recent work, essential biographical information about each person is listed, making the Annual an ideal reference for illustrators, graphic designers, editors, art directors, children's librarians, and all who appreciate ageless creativity." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light wear at top/bottom of spine, very light rubbing on covers. Very Good.
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Book number: 12781
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4559]
Keywords: Children's Books, Illustrators, Illustrated, Book Illustration, Picture, Story, Animals, Folk Tales, Fairy, Exhibitions.

Annual '95: Fiction. Illustrators of Children's Books. Illustratori Di Libri Per Ragazzi.
North South Books. 1995. Soft Cover with Self Flaps. 190 pp, 11" H. Profusely illustrated in color. "This is the official catalog of the 1995 Fiction Exhibition (of the Bologna International Children's Book Fair), showcasing recent work by some of the finest illustrators of children's fiction from around the world. The pictures were chosen for their originality, their artistic and technical merit, and their child appeal. Along with the beautifully reproduced artwork, essential biographical information about each artist is listed, making this catalog an ideal reference for all who delight in contemporary children's book illustration." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor rubbing, otherwise clean and bright. Near Fine.
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Book number: 12738
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.25 | £UK 35 | JP¥ 5128]
Keywords: Children's Books, Illustrators, Illustrations, Illustrated, Bologna International Book Fair, Exhibitions, Fiction, Fantasy, Myths, Legends, Animals.

Annual Report of the Ontario Railway and Municipal Board to December 31st 1906.
Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Toronto, 1907.. 176 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H), hard cover (blue textured cloth with blind stamped borders, gold lettering on spine and front board.) - no dust jacket. This book was probably originally issued in wraps, and rebound soon after in this hard cover format. Among the issues covered in this report: Accidents; Hamilton, Annexation of Burlington Beach to; Radial Railway strike; London, Street Railway, Repair of; Niagara Falls Electric Light Extension By-law; St. Thomas Street Railway, Examiner of Motormen; Toronto, vs. Toronto Railway Company (lavatories, etc.), etc. Interior - company stamp on free front endpaper and at top of title page, endpapers very light browned and soiled, pages very lightly browned at margins. Exterior - wear at corners of boards, light to moderate edge wear, wear and small piece missing at top/bottom of spine, small bump at top of rear cover, browning to edges of textblock, a few tiny scuffs, light waviness to parts of cloth on rear board . Good.
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Book number: 13668
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 133.5 | £UK 116.5 | JP¥ 17095]
Keywords: Hamilton, Radial Railway, Street, Accidents, Ontario, London, Financing, Niagara Falls, Toronto, Suburban, York, St. Thomas, South-Western Traction Company, Expropriation, Strikes, Legislation, Burlington Beach.

The Apollo Collection for B (Flat) Clarinet with Piano Accompaniment. Also Suitable for B (Flat) Tenor Saxaphone and Soprano Saxaphone.
Chart Music, Chicago, 1939.. 14 pp, + 14 pp insert (piano accompaniment), soft cover (stapled in wraps). Contains: Ave Maria (Schubert); Chant Sans Paroles (Tschaikowsky); Cradle Song (Brahms); Drinking Song (Verdi); I Dream of Jeanie (Foster); La Donnae Mobile (Verdi); Serenade (Titl); Two Guitars (Russian Gypsy Song), plus 8 other pieces. Both parts have very light browning, light soiling to covers - a little more on clarinet section. G+.
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Book number: 11662
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1140]
Catalogue: Music & Dance
Keywords: Clarinet, Piano, Saxaphone, Arrangements, Accompaniments, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Brahms, Verdi, Stephen Foster, Titl, Stephen Adams.

Bt Barn Book. Book No. 34.
Fergus, Ontario, Beatty Bros. Limited. 1918. Hard Cover. 352 pp, 9 3/4" H. Buff coloured cloth spine with dark brown lettering, paper-covered boards with dark brown and red lettering/borders/illustration on front board, lettering/border on rear board. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings - blue & white floor plans, elevations, Contents: Building the Barn; BT Barn Plans; BT Galvanized Steel Cow Stall; BT Sanitary Steel Pens; BT Water Bowls; BT Tanks; BT Horse Stable Fittings; BT Manure and Feed Carriers; BT Hay Carriers; BT Barn Door Track; BT Railing for Drive, Barn Scraper, and Manger Cleaner; BT Hog Pens and Troughs; Where BT Goods Are Made. Light waviness to pages, a few small scattered foxing and stain marks throughout book, 6" tear archivally taped on page leaf 31/32, light soiling on endpapers, some light insect damage on rear endpaper edges, edges of text block are darkly browned, boards are heavily rubbed and are moderately soiled, small corner bumps, light edge wear. Fair.
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Book number: 29023
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 111.25 | £UK 97.25 | JP¥ 14246]
Keywords: Barns, Barn Construction, Farm Buildings, Plans, Galvanized Steel Cow Stalls, Dairy, Sanitary Steel Pens, Water Bowls, Tanks, Horse Stable Fittings, Stables, Manure Carriers, Feed Carriers, Barn Door Tracks, Railings, Scrapers, Manger Cleaners, Hog Pens,

By-Laws Selected from Among Those Passed During the Years 1859 to 1922. Township of Trafalgar, Province of Ontario.
Oakville, Ontario, Oakville Star. 1923. Hard Cover. 83 pp + (2 pp) Reeves and Deputies +(2 pp) Index to By-Laws, 9" H. Green cloth boards with red leather spine - date in gold on spine, gold lettering on front board. B&w photographs. By-laws include those: To provide for the obtaining and maintaining a Hall for the use of the Corporation of Trafalgar (1881); To Encourage Tree Planting in the Township of Trafalgar (1883); to Authorize the Purchase of the Bronte Harbor and Appurtenances and Other Lands in the Village of Bronte (1899); Respecting Public Morals (1899); To Commute a part of the Statute Labor of the Village of Omagh (1899); For Regulating the Time During which Stumps, Wood, Logs, Etc. May be Burned in the Open Air (1904); To Prohibit the Sale of Liquor in the Township of Trafalgar in the County of Halton (1906); To Grant Certain Privileges to the Nelson Telephone Company (1907); To Restrain Domestic Animals from Running at Large (1912); For Licensing, Regulating and Governing Billiard, Pool or Bagatelle Tables and Bowling Alleys in the Township of Trafalgar (1915); to Appoint a School Attendance Officer for the Township of Trafalgar (1920); etc. etc. The list of Reeves and Deputies at the back has been amended in pencil to update the information on Reeves to 1939, and on the front free endpaper to 1945. Two areas of light soiling in margins of page 43, small split in paper and a few areas of browning on inside front hinge, small crease at top corner of pages 13 to 18, light edge wear to boards, small piece missing at top/bottom of leather spine, tiny scuffs and rubbing on spine, figure 3 in date on spine is faded, boards have areas of slight discoloration, a few tiny foxing marks on edges of text block. Good-.
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Book number: 29022
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 66.75 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8547]
Catalogue: Canada - Ontario
Keywords: Towship of Traflagar, Town of Oakville, Bylaws, By-Laws, Trafalgar Esquesing and Erin Road Company, Roads, Surveys, John Buck, Jacob Lawrence, Clergy Reserves, William Morden, Robert Wilmott, Matthew Clements, Reeves Municipal Council, School Sections, Un

Camouflage & Markings: Raf Northern Europe 1936-45. Number 9: Bristol Beaufighter.
London, Ducimus. Stapled in Wraps. Pagination runs 194 to 216 (24 pages in total including front cover), 9 7/8" H. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs and drawings plus centre spread of colour drawings. Interior - slight browning to edges of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light browning to edges of rear cover, minor edge wear and rubbing, very soft bump to bottom corner, two very small pices of coloured paper stuck to rear cover. Very Good.
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Book number: 27158
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1368]
Keywords: World War Ii, Aircraft, Fighter, Fighters, Royal Air Force, Raf, Prototypes, Special Night Finish, Roundels, British.

The Canadian Mercantile Almanack for 1847. Including "Ten Reasons for Emigrating to Canada" & Additional 19th Century Advertisements.
Copp Clark Professional, (Toronto, 1996), facsimile reprint.. 8vo, soft cover. Reproductions of early advertising material. Contents: Advertisements; Introduction; The Canadian Mercantile Almanack for 1847; Almanac; Legislation; Appendix; Ten Reasons for Emigrating to Canada; Concluding Advertisements. "This fascinating glimpse of Upper Canada showcases the new colony: its officials, clergy, lodge members and business people. Here you find the new Acts establishing towns and school systems, militia and tariffs. You get 'Ten Reasons for Emigrating to Canada' and many pages of advertisements from 19th century 'Canadian Almanac' editions. Here is Canada 20 years before confederation. Here is the perfect gift that traces early families, business relationships and developing institutions. Here is the advertising that sold home remedies, organs and typewriters. Page after page of visual history." Interior - small gift inscription at top of half-title page, otherwise clean and tight. Exterior - very minor edgewear,small, soft crease to rear cover, spine flat and uncreased. VG+.
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Book number: 6644
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2849]
Catalogue: Canada - General
Keywords: Almanacs, Almanacks, Emigration, Immigration, Industry, Business, Pioneers, Advertisements, Advertising, Upper Canada, Clergy, Lodges, Lodge Members, Legislation, Laws, Militia, Tariffs, Genealogy.

Canadian Book of Printing: How Printing Came to Canada and the Story of the Graphic Arts, Told Mainly in Pictures.
Toronto, Toronto Public Libraries / 500th Anniversary Committee. 1940, First Edition. Hard Cover. 130 pp. 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w photographs, drawings, reproductions. Arranged in three sections - the first gives a brief history of printing and how it spread across Canada; the second deals with type, composition, presses and plates; and the third covers the graphic arts - prints, engravings, etchings, gravure, lithography, etc. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, light browning to edge of textblock, wear at top/bottom of spine and corners, creasing at bottom of spine. Very Good-.
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Book number: 28131
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2279]
Keywords: Books, Printing, Publishing, Canada, Quebec, Montreal, Printers, Uels, United Empire Loyalists, New Brunswick, Upper, Prince Edward Island, Missionaries, Journalists, Type Design, Composition, Presses, Plates, Stereotypes, Electrotypes, Stanhope, Pl

The Canadian Airborne Regiment 20th Anniversary Airborne Spectacular / le Regiment Aeroporte Du Canada 20ieme Anniversaire Spectacle "Para".
Petawawa, The Regiment. 1988. Stapled in Wraps. 8 pp (including covers), 10 15/16" H. 2 colour photographs. Bilingual (English/French). The programme for the 20th anniversary celebrations of The Canadian Airborne Regiment, held at CFB Petawawa on the 27th of August, 1988. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean. Fine.
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Book number: 27199
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1140]
Keywords: Nicklin Parade Square, Royal Canadian Artillery Band, Queen's York Rangers, Lincoln and Welland Regiment, Lorne Scots, Peel, Dufferin and Halton, Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa, Toronto Scottish, Bands, Skyhawks, Ssf Pipes and Drums, Airborne Service Comma

The Canadian Almanac, and Repository of Useful Knowledge, for the Year 1861. (with Fold-out Map. )
Toronto, Maclear. 1861. Soft Cover. 95 pp, 8 15/16" H. Stitched in original paper cover, the first pagebeing the title page. Fold-out map - "Map of Part of Canada West Engraved Expressly for the Canadian Almanac 1861" (approx. 17" W x 16" H), printed in b&w. Title page continues: "Containing Full and Authentic Commercial, Statistical, Astronomical, Departmental, Ecclesiastical, Educational, Financial and General Information. The Astronomical Calculations Have Been Made Expressly For This Publication At The Provincial Observatory in Toronto." Includes sections about: Holydays, Disastrous Occurences, &c.; Remarkable Occurrences in 1859; Exports and Imports; Our Municipal System; Legislative Assembly of Canada; An Index to the Statutes; Tariff of Customs; Canadian Patents; Post Office Department; The Clergy of Canada; Judiciary; Banks in Canada with their Agencies, &c.; County and Judicial Officers - Canada West; Township Municipalities, Canada West; Cities, Towns and Villages; Masonic Lodges; Provincial Land Surveyors, Upper Canada; Colleges, etc. etc. Pages 85 to (96) contain advertisements. Interior - light toning in page margins, some soft corner wrinkles, some creasing and light edge wear to fold-out map. Exterior - light browning to edges of text block, light toning to edges of covers, soft wrinkling/creases on covers, very light edge wear with a few tiny chips/tears, small tear at bottom of front hinge - archivally taped. Good-.
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Book number: 28852
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3419]
Catalogue: Canada - Ontario
Keywords: Canada, 19th Century, 1861, Canada West, Markham, Vaughan, King, Caledon, Chinguacousy, Toronto, Esquesing, Halton, Amaranth, Garafraxa, Egremont, Glenelg, Euphrasia, Collingwood, Wincent, Keppel, Greeknock, Kincardine, Grey, Huron, Pilkinton, Pickering,

Catholic Education in Dufferin Peel: A Story Worth Telling.
Dufferin_Peel Roman Catholic Separate School Board, (Mississauga, Ontario), [c1988].. 181 pp, oblong 8vo (8 1/4" h), hard cover in dust jacket. Many b&w photos, maps. Contents: Predecessor Boards, Pre-1969; The Inagural Board; The Development of Secondary Schools; Private Catholic High Schools; The Changing Face of Education; Grow th; Catholicity; People - The Critical Resource; Time Capsule; Board Highlights; The Schools of Dufferin-Peel. Tiny dent on bottom of rear board, tiny tear at bottom of rear hinge, slight waviness to fore-edge of textblock. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling and minor rubbing. VG/VG.
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Book number: 13813
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 27.25 | JP¥ 3989]
Catalogue: Canada - Ontario
Keywords: Education, Catholic, Catholics, Dufferin Peel, Ontario, Separate Schools, Church, Roman, Orangeville, Wildfield, Bolton, Albion, Brampton, Chinguacousy, Malton, Streetsville, Dixie, Port Credit, Cooksville, Erindale, Lakeview, Clarkson, Lorne Park,

Cl-41 Jet Trainer. Military Aircraft Sales Division, Publication No. 116, October 1959.
Montreal, Canadair. 1959. Stapled in Wraps. Unpaginated (approx. 20 pp.), oblong (8 1/2" H x 11" D). B&w and colour illustrations (photographs, drawings, diagrams, graphs). "The Canadair CL-41 is the first Jet Trainer to employ the new generation of small, high performance jet engines (Pratt and Whitney JT12), and fully meets the requirements of a modern pilot training aircraft. The side by side seating arrangement and the full duplicate flight instrumentation permit an ideal combination of visual and vocal instruction, the most effective procedure in all fields of training.With a performance that combines excellent low speed handling qualities, safe flying characteristics, long endurance and rugged construction as well as high maximum speed and altitude, the CL-41 is unsurpassed for primary through basic flying training instruction." From the Introduction. Section headings: Introduction; Capabilities; Performance; Description; Power Plant; Stores; Maintenance. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor rubbing on rear cover, small soft crease at bottom corner of front cover. Very Good.
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Book number: 28469
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.25 | £UK 35 | JP¥ 5128]
Keywords: General Dynamics, Jet Trainers, Pilot Training Aircraft, Flight Instruction, Instruments, Endurance, Speed, Ferry Range, Safety, Performance, Ejection Seats, Stalling Speeds, Hydraulics, Landing Gear, Anti-Icing, Pratt and Whitney Jt12 Engines, Axial-Flow

The Crow's Nest Fortieth Anniversary, 1942-1982.
Crow's Nest Board of Directors, n.p. (1982).. 107 pp, 8vo, soft cover. Profusely illus with b&w photos of the club and its members/visitors, etc. The forty year history of the Newfoundland Officers Club, St. John's Newfoundland. Gives list of Executive Members for each year. Includes a brochure outlining history and membership requirements. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light edge wear/rubbing. VG.
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Book number: 5147
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2279]
Keywords: Officers Clubs, Navy, Naval, Crow's Nest, Outerbridge, Veterans, Battle of the Atlantic, St. John's, Newfoundland, Newfoundland Officers Club, Army, Air Force, Merchant Navy.

The Daughter of Fanny Hill.
(Bodero Editions, Montreal, Canada, n.d.). 121 pp, mass market paperback. Part of the 'Aphrodite Collection'. Adult material. Interior - light browning to pages and inside of covers, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light wear/rubbing to spine, minor edge wear and very light rubbing to covers, spine is lightly cocked, creased and is lightly browned. VG-.
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Book number: 12238
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1709]
Catalogue: Misc
Keywords: Fanny Hill, Erotica, Sex, Sequels.

The Devil's Diplomats.
London, Hutchinson. Hard Cover. 286 pp, 8 3/4" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. No date (c1935). 10 b&w plates, including frontispiece (collated). "This book is not fiction. It is not even fiction with a basis in fact. It recounts only actual incidents in which I took part as an agent of L'Espionage Centrale, the Secret Service of the French Foreign Legion, in Tunis and Syria. With the exception of a few pseudonyms, there is no departure from strict accuracy." From the Foreword. Previous owner's small name stamp on front pastedown, minor browning on some preliminary pages and on some rear pages, book is slightly cocked, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light wear at corners, slight fading to spine color, very light browning to edges of text block with one small foxing mark on fore-edge. Very Good -.
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Book number: 29451
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 66.75 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8547]
Keywords: French Foreign Legion, Early 20th Century, Hasish, Gun-Runners, Gun-Running, Zanai, Treachery, Floggings, Mccann, Damascus, Lebanon, Bandits, Ammunition, Baal-Bek, Desert Warfare, Deserts, El Golea, Arabs, Lagouat, Secret Agents, Secret Service, L'espiona

The Diary of a Staff Officer (Air Intelligence Liaison Officer) at Advanced Headquarters, North B.A. F.F. 1940.
Methuen, London, (1941), 6th edition.. 79 pp, small 8vo (7 1/2" H), hard cover (red cloth with black lettering on spine) - no dust jacket. B&w maps. "This diary is reproduced exactly as written at the time of the events it records in France, with the exception of some omissions and a f ew minor alterations necessary in the interests of security..Its sole interest rests in the simple sequence of entries that accumulate and combine finally to illustrate the immeasurable complications and infinite reactions of the short campa i g n i n France as jotted down by an independent witness. The diary may, perhaps, help readers grasp even more clearly than they do already from following events in the Press, the accumulation of weight, both political and military, that piled u p du ri n g th e first phase of this universal warfare to handicap the commanders of the British Expeditionary Force and the British Air Forces in France." Previous owner's name in ink on free front end paper; very light browning to pages; brownin g to end p ap ers , edges of text block and boards; one page with a dog-ear crease; a few pages with either pen underlining and/or marginalia; one small corner bump; book cocked; light edge wear; slight wrinkling at top/bottom of spine; small area of co lor fad ing due t o dampness at bottom of front hinge - a few tiny faded areas elswhere; small bump at bottom of rear hinge. Dust jacket has chips, corner creases, browning soiling and staining, watermarks/staining on inside of rear panel/ hin ge, soft wri nkle s. G ood -/Fair.
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Book number: 23983
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1709]
Keywords: Diaries, France, British Air Forces, Intelligence, Chauny, Aisne, Battle of Meuse, Maastricht, Panzer, Amiens, Arras, Cambrai, Dunkir, Somme, Seine, Marne, Loire, Retreat, Evacuation, Angers.

Dinky Daymus Varieties: Philatelic Flaws and Oddities Featuring Canada.
Canadian Wholesale Supply, Brantford, Ont. n.d. reprint.. Unpaginated (approx. 36 pp.), 8 1/2" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). Profusely illustrated in b&w with examples of creases, misprints, breaks, flaws, etc. on stamps from Canada (majority) and other countries. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light soiling, minor wear at top of spine. VG.
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Book number: 13394
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.5 | JP¥ 3419]
Catalogue: Postal History
Keywords: Philately, Philatelic Flaws, Oddities, Errors, Misprints, Breaks, Stamps, Postage, Canada, Canadian.

Directory of American Society: New England. Volume I.
Town Topics/Journal of Society, New York, 1929, Ist edition - No. 248 of a limited edition of 2000 copies.. 214 pp, 12mo (7 1/8" H), hard cover (elaborately embossed brown faux leather) - no dust jacket. Contents: Preface; Keys - Historical Societies, Abbreviations, Clubs, Societies and Associations, Colleges; Registered Families - Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, Addenda (Families in New England whose registrations were received too late to record in proper place). Interior - very light browning to pages and endpaper edges, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge wear, darkening to top of textblock. VG.
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Book number: 11000
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5698]
Keywords: United States, America, American Society, Registers, First Editions, Limited, Families, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Colleges, Clubs, Societies, Associations, Historica.

The Effects of Flight: Physical and Mental Aspects. Flight Preparation Training Series.
New York, McGraw-Hill / Under supervision of Training Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, U.S. Navy. 1943, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket. 126 pp, 7 5/8" H. Dark blue cloth with pale yellow/green lettering on spine and front board. B&w illustrations. Contents: Preface; Fitness for Flying; First Aid; Effects of Altitude; Effects of Accelerations; Sensations While Flying; Difficulties in Flight Training; Difficulties in Flight Training (Continued). Very light edge wear, small label from bookstore on front pastedown, a few tiny foxing marks on top of text block. Dust jacket is price clipped, is lightly browned - mainly on spine and front panel, tiny tears and wear - mainly at top of spine and front panel, light rubbing/soiling, protected in a mylar sleeve. Very Good/Good-.
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Book number: 28633
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 40.25 | £UK 35 | JP¥ 5128]
Keywords: Aviation, Aeronautics, Pilots, Pilot Training, Flight Training, Psychological Reactions, Physiological Reactions, Fitness, First Aid, Altitude, Acceleration, Accelerations, Black-Outs, Alcohol, Impairment, Oxygen, Bleeding, Infection, Artificial Respirati

Fascist Era Year Xvii (28th Oct. 1938 - 27th Oct. 1939).
Rome, Fascist Confederation of Industrialists. 1939. Three-Quarter Leather. 212 pp, 7 1/8" H. Light blue leather spine and corners, gilt lettering/banding on spine, marbled boards. Blue slip tipped in on blank preliminary "Compliments of / ITALIAN LIBRARY / OF INFORMATION / New York City 595 Madison Avenue". Contents: Foreword; Basic Facts; The Structure of the Totalitarian State; Guild Economy - Purpose; Guidl Economy - Machinery; Financial and Monetary Policies; Credit Policies; Credit Policies; Agricultural policies and achievements; Industrial policies and achievements; Commercial policies and achievements; Price Policies; Economic Self-sufficiency; Labor Legislation and Social Insurances; Social Services and Popular Culture; Empire Development; Appendix. Ex-library book with some stamps. labels and a card pocket on endpapers; moderate browning in margins of pages and some preliminary and rear pages, piece missing at top corner of page leaf 97/98 - does not effect text, two small tears on fore-edge of a preliminary page - archivally taped, a few tiny tears and creases at fore-edge of pages 1 to 8, a slight separation between some page gatherings but still firm in binding, light edge wear to leather, large sticker removal mark at bottom of spine/boards, small light areas of surface loss to leather at top of front board at hinge, some light dis-colouration to leather, light rubbing to marbled paper on boards, small ink scribble/doodle on bottom of text block, moderate browning to edges of text block, library stamp on top of text block. Fair.
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Book number: 29905
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2849]
Keywords: Mid 20th Century, Italy, Industry, Fascism, Fascist, Totalitarian States, Guild Economy, Guilds, Machinery, Financial Policy, Monetary Policy, Credit Policy, Agriculture, Agricultural Policy, Industrial Policy, Commercial Policy, Price Policy, Economic Se

Fiftieth Anniversary of the Royal Bank of Canada, Established October Eighteeenth Md Ccc Lxix: A Record of Its Progress During the Past Half Century, 1869-1919.
Montreal, The Royal Bank of Canada. 1920, First Edition. Soft Cover. 154 pp, 10 5/8" H. Dark grey textured paper covers with black banding, white title label with black banding/lettering/crest on front cover. B&w illustrations. Contents: Introduction; Summary of the Bank's History from 1869; Chronology; Original Shareholders of the Merchants Bank of Halifax; Officers, 1869-1919; Present Officers; General Statement, November 29, 1919; Comparative Statement Shewing Progress of the Bank since 1869; Branches, 1869-1919, and Recapitulation, November 30, 1919; List of Branches and Managers; Roll of Honour; Act to Incorporate the Merchants Bank of Halifax; Act Respecting the Merchants Bank of Halifax and to Change its Name to "The Royal Bank of Canada"; Act to Amend the above Act; Act Respecting the Removal of the Head Office of The Royal Bank of Canada from Halifax to Montreal. Interior - light color offset on free endpapers from inside of covers, previous owner's name in ink on front free endpaper, very small soft crease or curl at top/bottom corners of first few and last few pages. Exterior - darkening to spine and edges of covers, moderate shelf soiling on bottom of text block, very small corner creases on front cover, light soiling on covers, a few tiny light stains on front cover label, tiny piece missing from top of spine, minor edge wear. Good.
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Book number: 28441
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5698]
Keywords: Banks, Canada, Canadian, Banking, Royal Bank.

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