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OF THE DECORATIVE ILLUSTRATION OF BOOKS OLD AND NEW
Written by Walter Crane. Illustrated by Various.
Stock no. 2128763
Published by Bracken Books. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reproduction of the 1896 original edition, a comprehensive guide to many facets of early work in the field and important evidence of Victorian taste and the influences with shaped it. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 243 pages. ISBN: 0946495416. Some browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few marks and is faded to spine.

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC INDEX 1888-1988
Written by Willbur E. Garrett.
Stock no. 1816940
Published by National Geographic Society. 1989. Fine condition.

One Hundred Years of the National Geographic magazine. Brown leather spine with gilt title, black cloth boards with gilt vignette to front. Marbled endpapers. Colour & b/w photos throughout. 1215 pages. All edges gilt. Also includes Maps of the United States and the World in slipcase with booklet. Second printing. Contained in publisher's slipcase. Map supplement also present.

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THE GREAT BOOK OF CORGI 1956-1983 POCKET BOOK
Written by Marcel R. Van Cleemput.
Stock no. 1816939
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1989. Fine condition.

This Corgi Pocketbook is a supplement to The Great Book of Corgi 1956-1983. Red cardwraps with gilt title to front. 79 pages. ISBN: 090456858X.

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THE THIRD REICH THEN AND NOW
Written by Tony Le Tissier.
Stock no. 1816930
Published by Battle Of Britain International Limited. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The rise of Hitler, the Nazi Party and its ramifications together with its deeds and accomplishments during the twelve years that the Third Reich existed within today's boundaries of the Federal Republics of Germany and Austria. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 480 pages including index. ISBN: 1870067568. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is worn to top & tail of spine.

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TWELVE YEARS WITH HITLER
Written by Hans Quassowski.
Stock no. 1816929
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A History of 1.Kompanie Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler 1933-1945. By the 1.Kompanie LAH Veteran's Association, edited by Hans Quassowski. Large format. Beige cloth boards, black title to spine and logo to front. Marbled endpapers. B/w photos. 383 pages. ISBN: 0764307770. A few instances of light pencil annotation (barely noticeable).

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BERLIN THEN AND NOW
Written by Tony Le Tissier.
Stock no. 1816928
Published by Battle Of Britain International Limited. 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Berlin story - not only during 1939-45, but also in the years before and after, right up to the re-establishment of the city as the capital of Germany. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos throughout. 472 pages. ISBN: 090091372X.

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PARIS IN THE THIRD REICH
Written by David Pryce-Jones.
Stock no. 1816924
Published by Collins. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A history of the German occupation of Paris 1940-1944. ISBN: 0002166453. Browning to endpapers and text block. Red pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with repairs to verso with sellotape, slightly faded to spine.

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THE MIGHTY EIGHTH: WARPAINT AND HERALDRY
Written by Roger Freeman.
Stock no. 1816921
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title & spine. Colour and b/w photos. 160 Pages. ISBN: 1854093738.

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THE GREAT BOOK OF CORGI 1956-1983
Written by Marcel R. Van Cleemput.
Stock no. 1816910
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author in 1954 produced the very first drawings for the Corgi range and was involved in every single model. The book covers the entire period of Corgi production. Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0904568539.

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THE GREAT BOOK OF BRITAINS: 100 YEARS OF BRITAINS TOY SOLDIERS 1893-1993
Written by James Opie.
Stock no. 1816909
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue boards, white titles. Colour photos. 640 pages. ISBN: 1872727328. Two small puncture holes to top rear edge of spine also slightly visible on dustwrapper. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and front panel.

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GERMAN AIRCRAFT OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by J.R. Smith; Antony L. Kay.
Stock no. 1816902
Published by Putnam. 1997. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 745 Pages including index. ISBN: 0851778364. Reprint. Slight tobacco odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE CITY OF LONDON VOLUME III: ILLUSIONS OF GOLD 1914-1945
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816901
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London 1934. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701161507. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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