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HIDE AND SEEK - THE STORY OF A WARTIME AGENT
Written by Xan Fielding.
Stock no. 1318938
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Fine condition.

Introduced by Clare Mulley. This edition follows the text of the first edition (1954), with minor emendations. Beige decorated cloth. Includes a fold-out map in pocket at back of book. 204 pages. B/w photos. A super copy in origianal slipcase.

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THE DOUBLE-CROSS SYSTEM IN THE WAR OF 1939 TO 1945
Written by J.C. Masterman; M.R.D. Foot.
Stock no. 1318917
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

German agents serving the Allied cause. Dark blue spine, gilt title. B/w pictorial front cover. B/w photos. A super copy in original slipcase which is slightly scuffed.

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THE DECEIVERS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Thaddeus Holt.
Stock no. 1318901
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Allied Military Deception in the Second World War. A two volume set. Grey cloth boards, silver title to spine, chequered decoration to front. B/w photos. Some light scuff marks to slipcase.

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THE DAM BUSTERS
Written by Paul Brickhill.
Stock no. 1318881
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Fine condition.

Introduced by Mary Stopes-Roe. Red, black & white pictorial front board. Red endpapers. B/w photos. A super copy in original slipcase.

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THE BLITZ THEN AND NOW VOLUME 3
Written by Ken Wakefield; Winston G. Ramsey; et al.
Stock no. 1819436
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The final volume in a trilogy detailing the wartime Blitz on Britain. May 1941 - May 1945. Large format. B/w photos. 592 pages. Edited by Ramsey. ISBN: 0900913584. Neat name in ink to free front endpaper. Text block lightly browned/foxed. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly stained to verso (not visible to front).

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RAAF CAMOUFLAGE & MARKINGS 1939-45 VOL 1
Written by Geoffrey Pentland. Illustrated by Geoffrey Pentland.
Stock no. 1819435
Published by Kookaburra Technical Publications. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Visual presentation of dozens of aircraft in a variety of conditions raising from the slick new machine in factory finish to the mud-stained often bullet-ridden combat veteran. Large format. B/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0858800365. Top of spine lightly bumped. Neat name in ink and small biro scribble to front endpaper. Text block lightly browned/foxed. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little grubby.

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THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN THEN AND NOW
Written by Winston G. Ramsey.
Stock no. 1819433
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 3rd 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. MK II. An After The Battle Publication. ISBN: 0900913258. Text block slightly grubby with minor foxspots to top edge. Small, neat name in ink to top edge of free front endpaper.

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US NAVY AND MARINE CORPS FIGHTERS (WORLD WAR 2 FACT FILES)
Written by William Green; Gordon Swanborough.
Stock no. 1819431
Published by Arco Publishing. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. One double-page colour spread. ISBN: 0668041749. Boards lightly browned. Small biro mark to title page.

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DER ADLER: THE OFFICIAL NAZI LUFTWAFFE MAGAZINE
Written by S.L. Mayer; Masami Tokoi.
Stock no. 1819430
Published by Thomas Y. Crowell. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The German magazine Der Adler was published before and during World Wr II by the German Air Force. A compilation of material published in the magazine before the war and up to the end of 1941. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout and a few colour. Text in German and English. ISBN: 0690016816. Light rubbing to board corners. Small, neat name in ink to front endpaper. A few minor foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper has the remains of a label to top front corner, fading to spine and front spine edge.

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STRANGE DEFEAT: A STATEMENT OF EVIDENCE WRITTEN IN 1940
Written by Marc Bloch.
Stock no. 1318858
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition.

How some of France's best military units attempted (unsuccessfully) to escape their Belgian trap before Rommel could cut them off at the Channel. Brown pictorial boards. B/w photos. 164 pages. A super copy in original slipcase which is slightly faded at a couple of edges.

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MONTE CASSINO: TEN ARMIES IN HELL
Written by Peter Caddick-Adams.
Stock no. 1819411
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 2013. Fine condition.

A thoughtful treatment of a crucial period of the Italian campaign. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780199974641.

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STUKA PILOT
Written by Hans Ulrich Rudel.
Stock no. 1819410
Published by Euphorion Books. 5th 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Autobiography. A story of almost unbelievable endurance, of 2530 operational flights by one man, Hans Ulrich Rudel, on the Eastern front. Spine slightly faded. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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