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WAR STORIES

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FEAR
Written by Gabriel Chevallier; Malcolm Imrie.
Stock no. 1816267
Published by Serpent's Tail. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

First published in 1930 under the title 'La Peur'. Translated from the French by Imrie. Graphically describing the terrible experience of soldiers during the First World War. Black boards, white title to spine. ISBN: 9781846687266.

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JIM BRENT
Written by Sapper.
Stock no. 2123226
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1939. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red Cloth with black title to spine. Wrapper is badly torn and chipped, with pieces of loss.

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WORRALS OF THE W.A.A.F.
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1814000
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st thus 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis plus 4 three-tone plates. 220 pages. New illustrated edition. Text block browned with a few scattered foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper is in two halves, detached at rear spine edge, loss at edges.

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THE WAR IN THE AIR 1936
Written by Major Helders; Claud W. Sykes.
Stock no. 2123143
Published by John Hamilton. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and sundial vignette to spine. 8 plates and one fold-out map to rear. Heavy spotting to spine. A few marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Ink stamp to rear endpaper. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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DASTRAL OF THE FLYING CORPS
Written by Rowland Walker.
Stock no. 2123142
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles and pictures to front cover and spine. B/w frontis. The Great Adventure Series. A few marks to covers. Corners are a bit bumped. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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ARNOLD ADAIR WITH THE FRENCH ACES
Written by Laurence Driggs.
Stock no. 2123132
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Spine is browned. Uneven fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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ARNOLD ADAIR WITH THE FRENCH ACES
Written by Laurence Driggs.
Stock no. 2123128
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing to covers. Name to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to pages. Book affected by tobacco odour. A few hinges a bit pulled.

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WORRALS FLIES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123048
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 4th 1949. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with light titles and vignette. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. White spotting and fading to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few chips; tape repairs to verso.

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WAR IN THE AIR
Written by Major Helders; Claud W. Sykes.
Stock no. 1813849
Published by John Hamilton. 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles and sundial vignette to spine. Part of the "Ace" series. 8 monochrome plates. Second impression. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is taped to book with now yellowed tape. Dustwrapper is marked to spine and has tape across top and bottom. Text block browned. A few hinges pulled but binding is tight. Cigarette odour present.

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BIGGLES IN FRANCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 2122166
Published by Norman Wright. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited to 300 Copies. The first and only hardback edition. 12 stories, plus b/w illustrations. This is Copy No. 271. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ON THE IRRAWADDY
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by W.H. Overend.
Stock no. 1405380
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1897. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates. 352 pages plus 32 page booklist. All edges green. A Story of the First Burmese War. Spine bumped, worn and browned. Corners bumped and rubbed. Covers a little grubby. Dated inscription to half-title page. Endpapers browned. Front endpaper creased. Colouring to frontis. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Margin marks to some pages.

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FOR THE TEMPLE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Solomon J. Solomon.
Stock no. 1505736
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1906. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the fall of Jerusalem. Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles, front shows man with spear blowing horn, spine shows man with knife. 10 b/w plates plus 1 map. 384 pages plus 16 page publication list to rear. Spine bumped, worn and slightly darkened, some small black marks near base. Small split to spine on rear edge. Some marks to covers, cloth faded/whitened on rear cover alongside spine. Foxing, worst on first and last few pages. Contents otherwise very good.

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