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WAR STORIES

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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.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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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.
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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.
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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).
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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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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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