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DREADNOUGHTS OF THE DOGGER
Written by Robert Leighton.
Stock no. 1818774
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Story of the War on the North Sea. Red cloth with blocked design to front and spine. Colour frontis. Spine lightly faded, mottling to rear board and spine. Foxing and browning mainly to prelims and text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a couple of small closed tears.
Written by V.M. Yeates.
Stock no. 2131885
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Reissue, with new preface and a tribute by Henry Williamson. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with some foxing; nicks to corners.
THE BLUE MAX
Written by Jack D. Hunter.
Stock no. 1818660
Published by Frederick Muller Limited. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Novel of the German Air Force in World War I. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Browning to top and tail of spine. Endpapers and text block browned. A few margin marks. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and browned to rear panel.
Written by V.M. Yeates.
Stock no. 1818566
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Reissue, with new preface and a tribute by Henry Williamson. Reprint. Text block lightly browned and foxed. Faint pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapepr is browned to spine, has foxing and is lightly worn at corners.
THE LITTLE JEEP
Written by Paul Corey. Illustrated by Jack Zander.
Stock no. 1318014
Published by The World Publishing Company. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.
A Rainbow Book. 'The war was over and Joey, the little jeep, wanted to go home...' The story of a World War II jeep. Matt pictorial boards. Two-tone & colour illustrations throughout. Lower cover edges are worn. Some slight corner creases and fingering else contents clean. Dustwrapper is very worn with some loss to spine and corners, grubby to rear panel and has a large tear to front fold.
OSCAR DANBY, V.C.
Written by Rowland Walker. Illustrated by Ernest Prater.
Stock no. 1317896
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.
A tale of the Great European War. Red pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. 255 pages. 4 b/w plates. Spine bumped. Slight fading to spine. Heavy foxing to contents and some light browning to endpapers.
THE KINGFISHERS SEE IT THROUGH
Written by Catherine Christian. Illustrated by E. Spring-Smith.
Stock no. 1817517
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A war-time story of a few girls who determine, in spite of all sorts of difficulties, to keep the Guides going. Blue cloth, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 223 pages. A Girl Guide story. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Front hinge pulled but tight. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed to rear panel.
A PLANTATION PRINTER THE ADVENTURES OF A GEORGIA BOY DURING THE WAR
Written by Joel Chandler Harris.
Stock no. 2126691
Published by James R. Osgood, Mcilvaine & Co.. 1st 1892. Very good condition.
Olive green cloth, brown titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Many pages have uncut edges (published like this).
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.
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.
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.
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.