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Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 6, 1948: Decisive Israeli Victory in the Negev

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 6, 1948: Decisive Israeli Victory in the Negev

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0969

Condition: Fair


Pages 505-532. Features: Cover photo of statesmen charged with reconstructing and uniting Europe - Bevin, Marshall, and Schuman; Photos f minority candidates for the US presidency Include John G. Scott of the Greenback Party, Claude A. Watson of the California Prohibition Party, and Dr. John Maxwell of the Vegetarian Party; Photos illustrate the French coal strike and the government's bold measures; Photos of personalities of the week include King Frederick of Denmark, Dr. William T. S. Stallybrass, Mr. Justice Lynskey, Miss Mary Lucy Cartwright, Russell Vick, Ivor Thomas, Gerald Upjohn, the ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 30, 1948: Communist Challenge to the Marshall Plan in France

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0970

Condition: Good


Pages 477-504. Features: Cover photo of scene in the St. Etienne mining district of France showing strikers attacking police guarding a coal mine; Fascinating two-page early morning illustration in Strand House, the great dispatch warehouse of W. H. Smith and Son which provides breakfast tables with daily newspapers; Wonderful article, photos and illustrations celebrate the Centenary of the Railway Bookstall, with photo of W. H. Smith I; Photo of rocket-assisted takeoff of U.S. Navy giant Lockheed Constitution aircraft on experimental flight; Photo of terrible wreckage of the K.L.M. Constella... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0971

Condition: Good


Pages 449-476. Features: Nice colour one-page ad for Hillman Minx cars inside front cover; Cover photo of Cruft's dog show at Olympia; 19 photos of canine winners at Cruft's; Photo of human guinea pig, Lieut. A. L. Hall, avoiding being sucked into jet engine; Photo of cameras used in the V-2 and Aerobee rockets; Photo of huge St. Louis cement mixer which discharges concrete 20 feet high; Photo of mass "suicide" of whales beached on the Florida coast; Photos taken from a V-2 rocket illustrate the curvature of the earth; Photos of personalities of the week include Air Marshal Sir Arth... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 2, 1948: Surrender at Hyderabad

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0972

Condition: Good


Pages 365-392. Features: Cover photo of the HMS Duke of York; Series of photos illustrate the "Mouse Trap Mechanics" of atomic science for the man in the street; Review of "Uttermost Part Of The Earth", by E. Lucas Bridges; One-page photo of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh at the tiller of Bluebottle; Photo of Signor Togliatti in Rome; Six photos of the last journey home by Count Folke Bernadotte, the United Nations' mediator in Palestine, who was assassinated in Jerusalem on September 17 - also killed was his French observer, Col. Serot; Review of the late Gen. George S. Patton, Jr... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, September 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, September 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0919

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of a flight formation of four "Fury" aircraft from No. 1 (fighter) Squadron, RAF, Tangmere, England; Great two-colour Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover promotes their affiliation with Trans-Canada Air Liners; Neat Ethyl Corporation full-page ad shows an illustration of the birdlike monoplane of Clement F. Ader who attained a short, uncontrolled flight in 1891 in France; News and Views of the Month; Activity in Winnipeg; Full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; Montreal Air Pageant Draws Large Crowds - article with photos; United Air Transport - artic... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, October 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, October 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0920

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo of an L2 anchored at Lac du Bonnet, Man. on its return from the Arctic in search of the missing Sigmund Levanesky and crew; Nice two-colour Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover boasts of their affiliation with the new Trans-Canada Air Liners; Frontis photo of a formation of Bristol Blenheim bombers; Our search for Levanesky - as told by Air Commodore H. Hollick Kenyon - with photos of Sir Hubert Wilkins' expedition leaving North Beach, NY and another photo of the crew; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The John Webster Competition; Winging over Euro... View more info

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The Turkish Air Force

By: Burhan, Halis (Preface)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Turkey, Nurol Printing and Trading Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H1833

Condition: Fine


116 pages of high-quality colour photography upon glossy stock, supplemented with a modicum of text. Proudly presents the impressive history and hardware of Turkey's Air Force, the TUAF. Undated but appears to be circa 2000. Slipcase not included. A high-quality copy. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, January (Jan.) 1961, Number 1, Volume 45 - Combat Helicopters in Algeria / Danger on the Flanks of NATO

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, January (Jan.) 1961, Number 1, Volume 45 - Combat Helicopters in Algeria / Danger on the Flanks of NATO

By: Burke, A.; Hart, B.H. Liddell; Maxwell, J.A.; Meyers, B.F.; Bethouart, H.; Long, F.A.; Stephens, R.A.; Geiger, G.J.; Grant, W.W.; Barnes, W.E.; Blandford, J.R.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4335

ISBN: B01B2KVFYG

Condition: Good


B01B2KVFYG 70 pages. Features: Boeing-Vertol two-page ad for their 107 helicopter; NATO & Strateegic Mobility; The Soviet Threat - a CNO Appraisal; Danger on the Flanks of NATO - Capt B.H. Liddell Hart claims we are weak on the exposed flanks leading to control of the Atlantic and Middle East - major article with maps and photos; The LPH - Teamwork in Action; Battalion Air Mount Out - some ways to shorten load-out time; Combat Helicopters in Algeria - how they were used by a French commander - article with 4 maps; Embarkation via MSTS; Fast Amphibious Force - PHIBRON 10; Photos and details of... View more info

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McDonnell Douglas F-4K and F-4M Phantom II (Osprey Air Combat)

By: Burns, Michael

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing Ltd. (UK): 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761H2951

ISBN: 0850455642

Condition: Very Good


0850455642 200 pages. Index. "The first book devoted to the anglicized versions of the American McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II - the F-4K and F-4M (Designated FG.1 and FGR.2 respectively by the British Services). A very significant book which reveals a wealth of new information about the most expensive Phantoms ever built." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, August (Aug.) 1930 -  Aircraft Engine Trends

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, August (Aug.) 1930 - Aircraft Engine Trends

By: Caminez, Harold; Lake, E.F.; Isenburger, Herbert R.; Colwell, A.T.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2483

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Aircraft Engine Trends; Materials and Methods Used in the Manufacture of Aircraft Engines; X-Rays and Their Application to Aircraft Materials; Valves for Aircraft Engines; Equipment for Building Aircraft Engines - many photos; Motor Specifications; Electric Generators for Aircraft; Airports and Landing Fields in the U.S. (by state); New Radio Transmitter Developed; News of the Industry; New Developments; Chevrolet Aircraft Engines Corp. ad includes photo of Louis Chevrolet and his 333 engine; Handsome photo ad for the Packard-Diesel aircraft which 'flies the mail'; many mo... View more info

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Storms of Controversy

By: Campagna, Palmiro

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, General Pub Co Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 167C8307

ISBN: 0773726497

Condition: Very Good


0773726497 228 pages including notes, index and black and white photographic plates. On February 20, 1959, Canada's cherished dream of a future in high-tech aircraft design and production was brutally aborted, and more than 25,000 people were suddenly faced with the prospect of oblivion in their chosen industry. Reveals there was much more to the scrubbing of the arrow than design flaws, cost overruns, and obsolescence, the reasons given by federal government officials to justify their decision. Details a political web of intrique among the Tory government, the Canadian and American militar... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, November (Nov.) 1931 - Sikorsky's Contributions to Huge Amphibions - The S-40

Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, November (Nov.) 1931 - Sikorsky's Contributions to Huge Amphibions - The S-40

By: Campbell, H.; Klemin, Alex.; Brownback, H.; Boulton, B.; Damon, R.; Wells, J.; Hartman, F.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2491

Condition: Good


66 pages. Features: Thompson Valves front cover ad commemorates the "Cape Cod" which flew from New York to Istanbul in 1930; Interesting Bell System ad for their Teletypewriters; Interesting Stanavo ad explains how the Sperry automatic pilot recently flew an Eastern Air Transport for twenty minutes at Newark Airport - text with photo of H.A. Elliott of Eastern; Applications of Electricity in Aircraft; Sikorsky's Contributions to the Huge Amphibians - The S-40; Simplicity in Light Plane Design - article illustrated with photo and diagrams, plus power plant and fuel system specs; Simpli... View more info

Image for The Boy's Own Paper, March, 1934, Vol. LVI

The Boy's Own Paper, March, 1934, Vol. LVI

By: Campbell, Sir Malcolm; Shepstone, Harold J.; Douglas-Hamilton, F.B.; Graves, John; Marcon, C.S.W.; Spurmos, W.E.; Bailey, R. Ernest; Allen, A.W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Boy's Own Paper: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3810

Condition: Good


Pages 449-512. Features: In Peril Among the Riffs - How Sir Malcolm Campbell and Flight-Lieut. Don nearly lost their lives in North Africa - article with photos; With the Seal Hunters - photo-illustrated article on the heroic and arduous labours of the gallant fishermen for seals amongst the ice-floes of the coast of Labrador; Famous Figures in Football - G. (Geoffrey) N. Foster and Dr. R. Cove-Smith - article with photo; Sixty Years of Soccer - article with photos of William McCracken, Fanny Walden, G.O. Smith, Victor Watson, and Clifford Bastin; The Secret of Druid's Cross (mystery story); ... View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Hong Kong (China) (ADV117 6/87) - With Colour Illustration By Chinese Artist

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Hong Kong (China) (ADV117 6/87) - With Colour Illustration By Chinese Artist

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI)

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4842

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Hong Kong. Colour illustration by Chinese artist (whose name appears in Chinese characters in lower right corner) depicts charming harbour scene with small traditional human-powered craft in foreground and larger Chinese junks (ships) in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Average wear. Several short openings to periphery, the longest being 1.75" to lower right corner of illustration. Two pinholes to each corner. A lovely memento of this Canadian airline and its ... View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Rome (Italy)  (ADV120 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Don Anderson

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Rome (Italy) (ADV120 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Don Anderson

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Don Anderson

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4848

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Rome, Italy. Great colour illustration by artist Don Anderson features nuns and newlyweds walking through ancient gate with colloseum in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Moderate wear. Small piece of clear tape at each corner. A lovely memento of Canadian Airlines and its Rome service. Will be shipped in a sturdy mailing tube. Similar posters for other Canadian Airlines destinations available. View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Montreal (ADV107 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By G. Juhasz

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Montreal (ADV107 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By G. Juhasz

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), G. Juhasz

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4845

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Montreal. Colour illustration by G. Juhasz shows relaxing street scene with horse-drawn carriage parked outside streetside bistro. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Average wear. Two pin holes in each corner. A lovely memento of Canadian Airlines and its Montreal service. Will be shipped in a sturdy mailing tube. Similar posters for other Canadian Airlines destinations available. View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Lima (Peru)  (ADV114 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Heather Woodall

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Lima (Peru) (ADV114 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Heather Woodall

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Heather Woodall

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4849

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Lima, Peru. Great colour illustration by artist Heather Woodall features various traditional Inca cultural highlights. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Moderate wear. Pin holes at each corner. A lovely memento of Canadian Airlines and its Lima service. Will be shipped in a sturdy mailing tube. Similar posters for other Canadian Airlines destinations available. View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Paris (France)  (ADV136 6/90) - With Colour Illustration By Kerry Reynolds

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Paris (France) (ADV136 6/90) - With Colour Illustration By Kerry Reynolds

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Kerry Reynolds

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4850

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Paris, France. Great colour illustration by artist Kerry Reynolds features outdoor cafe scene with Arc de Triomphe in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Moderate wear. Pin hole and small bit of clear tape at each corner. A lovely memento of Canadian Airlines and its Paris service. Will be shipped in a sturdy mailing tube. Similar posters for other Canadian Airlines destinations available. View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Toronto (ADV105 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Robet Genn

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Toronto (ADV105 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Robet Genn

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Robert Genn

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4844

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Toronto. Colour illustration by Robert Genn shows person in small sailboat in Lake Ontario with downtown Toronto in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Average wear. Pin hole in each corner. A lovely memento of Canadian Airlines and its Toronto service. Will be shipped in a sturdy mailing tube. Similar posters for other Canadian Airlines destinations available. View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Buenos Aires (Argentina) (ADV116 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Stewart Sherwood

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Buenos Aires (Argentina) (ADV116 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Stewart Sherwood

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Stewart Sherwood

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4843

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Colour illustration by Stewart Sherwood depicts charming (tango?) dance scene in park with capital building in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Average wear. Bits of clear tape at each top corner. Several short openings to periphery, the longest being 1.75" to left side of bottom edge. Possible faint doodling on female dancer's white dress and elsewhere - or perhaps it is the work of the artist? (additional photos available.) A lovely... View more info