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Out of Bondage

By: Bentley, Elizabeth

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1952

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 326H3430

Condition: Good


256 pages. "Author returned to America in 1934 after a year of studies in Italy, haunted by the possibility of a Fascist regime rising in her homeland. Befriended by a communist, she became one herself. Later, her horrified realisation of the true nature of her Russian masters led her to contact the F.B.I. and spy for them, while still working for the Soviets." - dust jacket. Bentley's story was serialized in McCall's magazine in 1951. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper, otherwise book unmarked with moderate external wear and soiling. Binding tight. Average wear to dust jac... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, December [Dec.] 4,1937 - Ramsay MacDonald Memorial

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143H3369

Condition: Fair


58, [8 ads] pages. Features: Cover photo of memorial service for Ramsay MacDonald; Seven photos illustrated Ramsay MacDonald's last homecoming - Bermuda to Lossiemouth; Nice photo of M. Chautemps and M. Delbos of France outside French embassy in London; Two-pages of photos entitle "An Australian Problem - The Primitive 'Black Fellow' [Aborigine] of the Bush, Threatened with Extinction - 'Living Human Fossils' of Australia; One-page illustration of Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret inspecting the Rosetta Stone at the British Museum; One-page illustration of construction of the New W... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, May 29, 1945: Coronation Naval Review

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0990

Condition: Good


Pages 975- 1022. Features: Nice One-page photo-illustrated travel add for Czechoslovakia; Vintage half-page photo-illustrated ad for the French Riviera and Basque Coast; Cover photo of the king and queen and Princess Elizabeth going aboard the Royal yacht "Victoria and Albert" in Portsmouth Harbour; Photos of Portsmouth welcoming the king; Dramatic photo of assembled warships firing royal salute; Two pages of photos of the fleet illuminated at night; Photo of the king leaving 6 inch gun turret in HMS "Southampton"; Illustrated article discusses the riddle of the markings on Mar... View more info

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Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 15, 1953 - British West Indies Want to Join Canada / New Brunswick Prospecting / 3D Movies / Cinerama

By: Hutton, Eric; Berton, Pierre; Johnstone, Ken; Dugan, James; Sangster, Dorothy; Allen, R.T.; Percival, Lloyd; Hutton, E.; Scott, Jack; Collins, Bob; Johnson, Vera; Gray, John; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4706

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Cover art by Oscar Cahen shows different movie theatre lineups; One-page Birks Jewellers ad; Fantastic one-page colour-photo ad for International Trucks shows six trucks; Editorial - An Epitaph for Stalin; Why Derek Bentley Had to Hang; Backstage at Ottawa - Social Credit Feels Its Oats; Nice one-page colour-photo ad for GE's Roto-Cold fridge; The British West Indies Want to Join Canada - bonus-length feature article; How Elizabeth Was Taught to Rule - part 3 of 7 of a series on the family in Buckingham Palace - article with great royalty photos; Our Illegal Federal Electi... View more info

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Red Spy Queen: A Biography of Elizabeth Bentley

By: Olmsted, Kathryn S.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, The University of North Carolina Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 464H4454

ISBN: 0807827398

Condition: Very Good


0807827398 268 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Bentley spied for the Soviet Union for seven years. She met with dozens of highly placed American agents who worked for the Soviets. But her spymasters suspected her of disloyalty and planned to silence her. She betrayed her friends to the FBI, thus shutting down Soviet espionage in the United States for years." - dust jacket. Dust jacket sunned along spine otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy of this important book. View more info