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SPITFIRE THE STORY OF A FAMOUS FIGHTER
Written by Bruce Robertson. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126127
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth. B/w photos. SIGNED by author, illustrator and others involved in the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate stuck to front pastedown. Serial number: A-382. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; unevenly faded.

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THE MESSERSCHMITT 109 A FAMOUS GERMAN FIGHTER
Written by Heinz J. Nowarra. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126125
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. SIGNED by author/compiler and others to do with the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate that is loosely inserted into front of book. Serial number: 57. Bumping to a couple of corners. A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased and foxing, with a few nicks at corners.

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LANCASTER THE STORY OF A FAMOUS BOMBER
Written by Bruce Robertson. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126123
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis and b/w photos. The Lancaster story. SIGNED by author, painter, original illustrator and producer of the book to bookplate stuck to front endpaper. Serial number 398. Spotting to covers; spine is faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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THE FOCKE-WULF 190 A FAMOUS GERMAN FIGHTER
Written by Heinz J. Nowarra. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126116
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Spine is faded. A few spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with a few tears; minimal loss. Some grubby marks to wrapper.

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ALLIED ARTILLERY OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 2126083
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The book covers field artillery, medium and heavy artillery, anti-aircraft guns and the coastal and railway weapons. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861261659. Wrapper a little edge-creased.

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THE SECOND WORLD WAR (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Winston S. Churchill.
Stock no. 2126059
Published by Folio Society. 4th 2004. Nearly fine condition.

6 Volume set. Starting with The Gathering Storm and ending with Triumph and Tragedy. Pictorial front boards. Light bumping and wear to a couple of spines. Contained in two pictorial slip cases which each have splits along sides.

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JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1816311
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Text block slightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with slightly peeling laminate covering.

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THE TRUCE
Written by Primo Levi. Illustrated by Jane Joseph.
Stock no. 2126046
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A Survivor's Journey Home from Auschwitz. Translated by Stuart Woolf, Introduction by David Mendel. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine, silver design. Pale blue endpapers. B/w etchings. Spine is browned. Slip case is better than very good; small mark to one corner; light marks.

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AN IMPROVISED WAR
Written by Michael Glover.
Stock no. 2125951
Published by Leo Cooper. 1ST 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Ethiopian Campaign 1940-1941. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850522412. Some bumping along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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STALINGRAD
Written by Antony Beevor.
Stock no. 1816284
Published by Viking. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The reality of one of the most terrifying conflicts ever known, concentrating not on strategy, but on thee experience of soldiers on both sides. 494 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0670870951. Minor foxing to lower edge of text block. First 80 odd pages printed on lighter coloured paper than the rest of the book, only really noticeable when viewing the vertical text block. Some light browning to top edge of front panel of dustwrapper.

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SAVAGE CONTINENT: EUROPE IN THE AFTERMATH OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Keith Lowe.
Stock no. 1816283
Published by Viking. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A groundbreaking study of the years that followed the war. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates.xx and 460 pages. ISBN: 9780670917464.

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ARDENNES 1944: HILTER'S LAST GAMBLE
Written by Antony Beevor.
Stock no. 1816282
Published by Viking. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photo frontis. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780670918645.

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