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‎GLENDINING'S.‎

‎Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria. Monday 16 September 1991.‎

‎Glendining, London, 1991.. 115 pp, large 8vo, soft cover. B&w photographs, color plates. An auction catalogue. Contents: Single Orders, Decorations and Awards for Gallantry and Distinguished Service; A Collection of Single Campaign Medals, The Property of a Gentleman; Sin gle Campaign Medals from Other Properities; A Collection to The Devon Regiment; Awards for Services on The North West Frontier; Awards to War Correspondents; Miscellaneous Items, including Long Service, Commemorative and other Medals; Min i a t u r e s ; F oreign Orders, Decorations and Medals; A Selection from an Extensive Collection; Groups and Pairs with Orders, Decorations and Awards for Gallantry and Distinguished Service; Campaign Groups and Pairs; Second World War 1939-1945; A Se le ct io n of I n di an Orders of Merit and Medals to various Artillery Units; Books; Militaria. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very minor rubbing to covers, small soft corner crease on front cover, s pi ne fla t a nd un cre ase d. V G.‎

Bookseller reference : 10318

‎CHRISTIE'S LONDON.‎

‎Orders, Decorations and Campaign Medals. Thursday 14 March 1985.‎

‎Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 1985.. 29 pp + 10 b&w plates at rear + prices realized list laid in, large 8vo, soft cover (stapled in wraps). Auction catalgue with items grouped as follows: Single Campaign Medals; From the Collection of Group Captain F.L. Newall; Groups and Pairs Incl uding Orders and Decorations for Gallantry or Distinguished Service; Campaign Groups and Pairs; British Orders; Single Decorations, Long Service and Miscellaneous Awards; Foreign Orders, Decorations and Badges. Interior - price notation w r i t t e n i n pen on two listings on pages 24 & 25, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very minor edge wear, minor rubbing to rear cover. VG.‎

Bookseller reference : 10289

‎GLENDINING'S.‎

‎Catalogue of Orders, Decorations and Medals. Wednesday, 28th Septermber 1988.‎

‎Glendining's, London, 1988.. 98 pp, + 13 color and b&w plates at rear + prices realised list laid in, large 8vo, soft cover. An auction catalgue. Contents: Single Orders, Decorations and Awards for Gallantry and Distinguished Service; Single Campaign Medals; Meritorious, Long Service and other Medals; A collection of Waterloo and Mutiny Medals; A collection of Gallantry and Campaign Medals to the York and Lancaster Regiment (65th and 84th Foot); Groups and Pairs with Orders, Decorations and Awards for Gallant r y a n d D i s t inguished Service; Campaign Groups and Pairs; Volunteer Medal, Militaria and Other Items; Miniature Medals; Foreign Awards; Books. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light rubbing, small scu ff /l i gh t st a in o n re ar cover, light creases to front cover, minor edge wear, spine flat and uncreased. VG-.‎

Bookseller reference : 10304

‎CHRISTIE'S LONDON.‎

‎Orders, Decorations and Campaign Medals. Tuesday 22 July 1986‎

‎Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 1986.. 38 pp + + 6 b&w plates at rear + prices realized list laid in, large 8vo, soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w illustrations (medals, photographs). Auction catalgue with items grouped as follows: Single Campaign Medals; Groups and Pairs Including Or ders, Decorations and Medals, awarded to Major General Sir Sydney D'A. Crookshank, Colonel Commandant Royal Engineers; British Orders; Single Decorations, Long Service and Miscellaneous Awards; Foreign Orders and Medals. Interior - clean a n d t i g h t with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very minor edge wear. VG+.‎

Bookseller reference : 10287

‎GERARD MORGAN-GRENVILLE‎

‎Barging Into France‎

‎Van Nostrand Reinhold Publishing. 1972. Hard Cover. Hardcover dj/Pub1972/VG condition/215 pages - An introduction to the extensive waterways, of Western Europe, Now starting to attract foreign vacationers, from the U.S. [K48640]. Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 8640

‎HOEST, G. VAN DER (CHIEF EDITOR VEROLME MAGAZINE),‎

‎Verolme nieuws, Vol. 18-No. 11/12 (1974). [Commemmorating the Battle for Walcheren 1944].‎

‎S.I., s.n., 1974. Medium 8°. Original coloured and illustrated wrappers. 152pp. of which first 50pp. commemmorates the 30th anniversary of the Battle of Walcheren November 1944 and the liberation of Flushing, crucial for the liberation of North-western Europe, by Canadian, British and Dutch troops (52th. Lowland Division). Also includes and In Memoriam for Malcolm Nisbet (from dutch descent), Fourth BN, King's Own Scottish Borderers, killed in action 2nd. November 1944. With a full-page monochrome portrait and many captioned coloured and monochrome illustrations, picturing battle moments and the commemmorative ceremony. pp. 51-152, lavishly illustrated, supplies news features on behalf of Verolme employees. Dutch language commemmorative report celebrating the 30th anniversary (1944-1974) of the Battle of Walcheren and its liberation in 1944. Published in Verolme shipyards monthly magazine. Very good copy.‎

Bookseller reference : 52937

‎MARIJS, PIETER (SERGEANT MAJOOR, ALGEMEEN STAMBOEK: 67999]‎

‎De Gouverneur-Generaal van Nederlandsch Indie. Gezien hebbende 's Konings Besluit van den 19den February 1969 Nr. 13, ... een Eereteeken in te stellen voor hen, die deel hebben genomen aan belangrijke Krijgsbedrijven; verklaart dat de Sergeant‎

‎majoor Pieter Marijs, geregtigd is tot het dragen van Weltevreden, Topographische Inrichting, 1877. het voormeld eereteeken met gesp, als hebbende hij als Fourier en Sergeant majoor bij het 8e Bataillon Infanterie deelgenomen aan de krijgsverrigtingen te Atjeh in de jaren 1873-1876. [Signed:] Buitenzorg den 2° Januarij 1877, de Gouverneur-Generaal voornoemd Van Lansberge. ORIGINAL Charter, 35x21.5 cm. (verso blank). Partly printed dutch text, rest in manuscript in ink in a neat hand. Text within a broad decorative monochrome lithographed border, Royal Dutch Government Coat-of-Arms at Top, further with military sceneries and flags. Dutch language ORIGINAL Military Charter, presented together with a military order with bar (not present) to Sergeant major Pieter Marijs, 8th Batallion Infantry Royal Dutch East Indies Army KNIL, registration number 67999, awarded for gallantry during military operations against Aceh (North Sumatra), 2nd. January 1877. Original nineteenth century copies are rarely found. (verso skilfully laminated, wear on folds, reinforced with clearview acidfree tape, still an acceptaple piece of military memorabilia).‎

Bookseller reference : 52090

‎WATERS, J. C.‎

‎Valiant Youth. The Men of the R.A.A.F.‎

‎Sydney, F. H. Johnston Publishing. 1945, First Edition. Hard Cover, 4to. Ill.: Annand, Douglas. 103pp, bw drawings (Douglas Annand), bw photographs, tipped in col frontis (William Dobell). Or decorated blue cloth in jacket. Prev owners nam eon front free endpaper, bookseller label on front pastedown, some moderate foxing. Moderate edge wear to jacket with some discoloration and very small hole to rear panel. 21 stories of RAAF heroes, some awarded the Victoria Cross, DFC and DSO among other decorations. Very Good/Near Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 021106

‎HARPER, GLYN AND COLIN RICHARDSON‎

‎In the Face of the Enemy: The Complete History of the Victoria Cross and New Zealand‎

‎Auckland, HarperCollinsPublishers. 2007, Second Edtn: First Thus Edtn. (ISBN: 1869506502) Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall. pp 384 includes index. 'For 150 years the highest Commonwealth military decoration for gallantry has been the Victoria Cross. these are the stories of the New Zealand VCs.'. Near As New.‎

Bookseller reference : 1008073 ISBN : 1869506502

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‎FOWLER, T. ROBERT.‎

‎Valour in the Victory Campaign : The 3rd Canadian Infantry Division Gallantry Decorations. 1945.‎

‎Burnstown, ON. General Store Publishing House. 1995. First Edition, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Card Covers. 1896182151. pp: 236, [1, catalogue]. Well illustrated with b&w photographs and b&w reproductions of art works, several maps.Notes at the end of each chapter.Appendices: A/ Glossary of Terms, B/ The Awards, C/ Orders of Battle, D/ List of Awards; Bibliography; Index. A fine copy. Fine. (ISBN: 1896182151).‎

Bookseller reference : J17806 ISBN : 1896182151

‎GORDON, MAJOR L. L. (REVISED BY EDWARD C. JOSLIN.)‎

‎British Battles and Medals‎

‎London, Spink & Son Ltd. 1979, Fifth and Revised Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo. xv, 437pp, index, bibliography, glossary, bw plates, col frontis, fold out colour key to ribbons, loosely inserted addenda sheet. Or blue cloth in jacket. Slight edge wear to jacket. Corners have minor bumps. Revised edition of this important classic work on British awards for gallantry and service. Very Good/Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 013128

‎LEYLAND, ERIC; ILLUS. BY JOHN T. KENNEY‎

‎For Valour: the story of the Victoria Cross‎

‎London, Edmund Ward. 1961, Reprint. Hard Cover, 8vo. 144pp, ills. Includes a list of living holders of the decoration as of April 1961. Very Good/Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 319052

‎(LA MORLIERE, JACQUES ROCHETTE DE).‎

‎Angola, Histoire Indienne. Ouvrage Sans Vrai-Semblance Premiere [et deuxieme] Partie Nouvelle Edition Corrigee De Quantite De Fautes‎

‎Agra [Paris], N.P. 1747, Nouvelle Edition. Full Calf, 16Mo.15.7 x 10.5 Cm. Book, 2 Vols in one. XIII-[V]-128 & 166 PP. A Agra (Paris): Avec Privilege du Grand Mogol. Dedicated by the author "Aux Petites Maitraisses". A new edition, published one year after the first, of this "Chef d' Oeuvre de la Littérature Galante" and the favourite novel of the boudoir in Pre-Revolutionary France. Supposedly based on the papers of the Duc de la Trémoille and attributed to Crébillon fils. Angola, Histoire Indienne has now been succesfully established as the work of Charles Jacques Louis Auguste de la Rochette, Chevalier de La Morlière. (1701-1785] Cf. Dufrenoy, 'L'Orient Romanesque', p. 88-91 and Pascal Pia; 'Dictionnaire des Oeuvres Erotiques', p. 30-31 "Le XVIIIe siècle se reconnaissait dans ce miroir, mais, si les costumes en étaient rajeunis, nous pourrions encore nous y reconnaître aujourd' hui" (Gay). Hartig & Soboul, p. 50. Cioranescu, 36472. [other editions] Original full calf, red painted edges, spine with raised bands, corners bumped. Some gilded [faded] fleurons at spine. Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 3725

‎HOME OFFICE‎

‎Report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Constabulary for the Year 1970.‎

‎London, HMSO. 1971. (ISBN: 0-10-241771-7) . 107pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 417. A very clean copy. Covering policing in England and Wales. Lists awards for distinguished service, Certificate of Commendation, Gallantry awards, Bramshill Scholarships, etc...‎

Bookseller reference : 145837 ISBN : 0102417717

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‎GLENDINING'S.‎

‎A Catalogue of Orders, Decorations and Medals. Wednesday, 7th December 1988.‎

‎Glendining's, London, 1988.. 109 pp, + 8 color and b&w plates at rear + prices realised list laid in, large 8vo, soft cover. An auction catalgue. Contents: Single Orders, Decoration and Awards for Gallantry and Distinguished Service; Single Campaign Medals; Meritorious, Long Service and other Medals; Royal Navy - Orders, Decorations, Gallantry Awards in groups; Army - Orders, Decorations, Gallantry Awards in groups; Royal Air Force - Groups, Orders, Decorations, Gallantry Awards in groups; Battle of Britain; Campaign Gr oups and Pairs; Miniature Medals; Foreign Awards; Books. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - two minor small creases on front cover, spine flat and uncreased. VG+.‎

Bookseller reference : 10309

‎DORLING, CAPTAIN H.TAPRELL (TAFFRAIL):‎

‎Ribbons & Medals. Naval,Military,Air Force and Civil‎

‎London.George Philip & Son,1970 (1916) Reprint with enlarged supplement.With 16 plates of 606 ribbons & 350 text illustrations.pp 301.Hard cover,blue cloth lettered in red.A very good copy in a good unclipped dust jacket.Its red spine is sun-faded but title is still legible.‎

Bookseller reference : 4880

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‎WILLIAMS, R. D.‎

‎Medals to Australia with Valuations. A Rennik's Catalogue.‎

‎Malvern, SA, Skinner & Warnes. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0909979146) Paperback, 4to. 56pp, bw ills. Or pictorial card stapled covers. Minor rubbing to card covers. First edtion of this guide to medals issued to Australians. No date but published at about the same time as Knight to the Order of Australia (24 May, 1976) and the consolidation of the various Long Service medals into the National Medal. Prices obviously out of date but very useful information on numbers issued, relative scarcity, multiple winners etc. Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 013375 ISBN : 0909979146

‎TAMPLIN, J. M. A.; ABBOTT, P. E.‎

‎British Gallantry Awards.‎

‎Garden City, NY, Doubleday. 1972, First American Edition. Hard Cover, 4to. HEAVY. 359pp, index, appendices, bw & col ills. Or black cloth in pictorial jacket. Short tear at bottom of front jacket panel, crease to front flap, very slight edge wear to jacket. Comprehensive guide to all Briitsh gallantry awards both civilian and military. Fine/Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 013238

‎ROSIGNOLI, GUIDO.‎

‎Ribbons of Orders, Decorations and Medals.‎

‎Poole, Blandford. 1976, First Edition. (ISBN: 0713707755) Hard Cover, 8vo. 165pp, bibliography, 64 colour plates. Or green cloth in jacket. Jacket price clipped. Hisotrical study dealing primarily with service ribbons, all orders of knighthood, decorations and medals of 16 nations. 64 colour plates show many hundreds of ribbons. Fine/Fine.‎

Bookseller reference : 013229 ISBN : 0713707755

‎HOME OFFICE‎

‎Report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Constabulary for the Year 1969.‎

‎London, HMSO. 1970. (ISBN: 0-10-230870-5) . 105pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 308. A very clean copy. Covering policing in England and Wales. Lists awards for distinguished service, gallantry awards, and extract from the citation for the award of the Gold Medal to John Price-Tynan from the Buxted Chicken Factory at Aldershot ..‎

Bookseller reference : 137822 ISBN : 0102308705

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‎JOSLIN, EDWARD C.‎

‎The Observer's Book of British Awards and Medals (Observer's Book #55)‎

‎London, Frederick Warne. 1974, First Edition. (ISBN: 0723215383) Hard Cover, 12mo. 191pp, index, glossary, 186 bw ills, 8pp col ills. Or blue cloth in pictorial jacket. Very slight toning of endpapers. Jacket spine slightly faded, jacket slightly yellowed, price clipped with publishers new price sticker on front flap. Number 55 in the Observer's books series. An excellent pocket guide to British military and civilian awards and medals. Fine/Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 010225 ISBN : 0723215383

‎FITZPATRICK, REV RALPH A‎

‎Catalogue of British Military Medals in the Collection of Rev Ralph a Fitzpatrick‎

‎Los Angeles, Richard Keefe. 1972, 1. Publisher's Cloth, Sq 8vo. This copy is number 3 of 50 copies only. The cloth is slightly marked, and the gilt title on the spine a little dulled. The blank prelim bears a long manuscript inscription by the author, thanking the recipient, Air Commodore Spaight for his help in forming the author's library of military books. Very Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 14516

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‎ASHBY, PHIL‎

‎Unscathed - Escape from Sierra Leone‎

‎London, Macmillan, 2002. (ISBN: 0333989201) with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. Hardcover. 266 pages, illustrated. Clean boards, binding strong. Clean DJ, with a few creases to top edge, minor shelf wear, price un-clipped. Very Good/Good.‎

Bookseller reference : 008868 ISBN : 0333989201

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‎Balzac, Honoré de. Baudelaire, Barbey d'Aurevilly.‎

‎El dandysmo‎

‎Madrid. 17 cm. 259 p. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Balzac, Baudelaire, Barbey d'Aurevilly. La fontana literaria. vol. 21. Dandismo. Baudelaire, Charles. Barbey d'Aurevilly, Jules Amédée . (=382264=) ISBN: 84-379-0003-4 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/382264.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎VICTORIA CROSS. VC.:‎

‎[Catalogue of] The Victoria Cross Centenary Exhibition. 15 June - 7 July 1956. THE MARLBOROUGH HOUSE ORIGINAL‎

‎4to., First Edition; original printed wrappers, wire - stitched as issued, covers very lightly dust - soiled else a very good, bright, clean copy. This catalogue should not be confused with its similarly titled but much smaller counterpart [Mulholland & Jordan H81] issued in purple wrappers to accompany the same exhibition held at Marlborough House. The present work is the only catalogue to list in full the citations of all 640 Victoria Crosses on display and is considerably scarcer than the abridged 39pp version. The catalogue is arranged chronologically from inception to 1951. Scarce, especially in this condition. Mulholland & Jordan, H80.‎

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‎DEMAZIERE Albert (contes choisis et présentés par) -‎

‎Les plus beaux contes di siècle galant -‎

‎Famot 1976, 4 petits volumes in - 16 sous étui, reliés cartonnages toilés en soie rose - mauve avec décor doré sur les plats et les dos, 141 + 139 + 142 + 141 pages avec repriductions à pleines pages de gravures rélaisées par les meilleurs artistes du XVIII ème siècle dont Moreau le Jeune, Chodowieski, Binet, Longueil, Tardieu. Dos légèrement ternis de façon uniforme et quelques rousseurs sur l'étui. Sinon, très bon état.‎

‎RAISSON Horace‎

‎Code galant ou Art de conter fleurette -‎

‎Paris - Ollivier - Delaunay - 1837 - 1 volume in12 broché de 213 pages - Mouillures anciennes en marge de certaines pages - piqures - dos usé et partiellement cassé - effrangures à la couverture - Bien complet du frontispice "La Déclaration" - Un rien désuet mais parfois encore trés utile -‎

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‎The Great War Magazine - Part 186, March 9th, 1918 - Victoria Cross (V.C.) Heroes in the Third Year of the War‎

‎Features: Cover portrait of Brevet - Colonel John Vaughan Campbell, V.C., D.S.O., who won the Victoria Cross by leading an attack when his personal example and gallantry turned the fortune of the day. Includes Chapter CCXXVI - "For Valour - Heroes of the Victoria Cross in the Third Year of the War" Includes photos of many dozens of V.C. recipients, plus other photos. Above - average wear. Staples disintegrated. A worthy reference copy.‎

‎Amable, Ángel‎

‎Manual de las buenas maneras : guía de estilo para la gente educada‎

‎Barcelona. 22 cm. 218 p. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial ilustrada. Etiqueta . Cubierta deslucida. (=367886=) Depósito legal: B 36532-1991 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/367886.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎FOWLER, T. ROBERT.‎

‎VALOUR IN THE VICTORY CAMPAIGN : The 3rd Canadian Infantry Division Gallantry Decorations. 1945.‎

‎pp: 236, [1, catalogue]. Well illustrated with b&w photographs and b&w reproductions of art works, several maps.Notes at the end of each chapter.Appendices: A/ Glossary of Terms, B/ The Awards, C/ Orders of Battle, D/ List of Awards; Bibliography; Index. A fine copy. Book‎

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‎Bisset (I), Lt.-Col:‎

‎The George Cross‎

‎8vo., First Edition, fore - edges a little marked; cloth, a good, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper, the latter frayed at edges. The standard reference, with roll of honour and bibliography. The George Cross replaced the Empire Gallantry Medal in 1940 'for great heroism or conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger'.‎

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‎López, Camilo‎

‎El libro del saber estar : la urbanidad y los usos sociales‎

‎Oviedo. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial con sobrecubierta ilustrada. 24 cm. 220 p. Colección Educación social. vol. n. 1. Índice. Etiqueta . Sobrecubierta deslucida. (=418544=) ISBN: 84-87531-01-6 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/418544.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎VICTORIA CROSS. SMYTH (J), Sir.:‎

‎The Story of the Victoria Cross 1856 - 1963‎

‎vo., First Edition, with a coloured frontispiece and numerous monochrome plates, small piece clipped from title; original red cloth, gilt cloth, hinges cracked (but binding wholly sound), a very good, clean working copy. Smyth reviews the history of the VC in five main phases: 1854 - 1924; 1914 - 1919; 1920 - 1939; 1939 - 1945; post - 1945. Appendices include statistical data of VC awards, transcripts of extracts of London Gazette VC warrants and a list of VC recipients (and their relatives) who attended the 1962 Garden Party at Buckingham Palace. Mulholland & Jordan S60.‎

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‎Spooner, Stanley (Editor)‎

‎Flight (Magazine) And The Aircraft Engineer, September 27, 1917‎

‎Pages 989 - 1014 plus many additional pages of wonderful vintage ads. Features: Honours for the R.F.C.; The Roll of Honour; Wing Bracing and Head Resistance; The Burges Speed Scout Biplane (with scale drawings and three photos); The Royal Aero Club - Official News; Turin to London Non - Stop - with map and photo of Captain Laureati and Michael Angelo Tonzo; ; Airisms from the Four Winds; "X" Aircraft Raids; The British Air Services - appointments and promotions; Aircraft Work at the Front - Official Information; Magneto Ignition - simple explanation of the fundamentals with illustrations; The Society of British Aircraft Constructors - official notices; Side - Winds; Imports and Exports 1916 - 1917; Full - page illustration with text honouring Second Lieutenant J.C. Currie "for conspicuous gallantry" while acting as observer to another officer; Fantastic full - page Avro ad; Nice full - page ad with photo for Palmer Cord Tyres and Wheels; The Huns Air Service; Flight - Lieut. Curt Wolff (who replaced Baron von Richthofen as leader of Squadron 12) killed in action; Air photo of massive damage to the village of Bermericourt; Photo of the Kaiser decorating officers on the western front; Photo of Italian F.B.A. flying boat; Two photos of the first of the U.S. Navy's 'blimps'; Great full - page illustrated ad for "Triplex"safety glass for use in goggles and windshields; Personals; Great illustrated ad for the "Newhaven Coat"; and more. Bit of faint underlining to magneto article otherwise clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A wonderful vintage issue. Magazine‎

‎The War Illustrated - December 29th, 1917‎

‎Features: The Hun's Last Hope - Gravity of the Coming German Offensive on the West; Photos of Railways and Waterways where war has passed by; Doughty Gurkhas and Punjabis in the Desert; Won from the Crescent by the New Crusaders - Allenby captures Jerusalem; Exit the Enemy from 'German' East Africa; With Marshall's Men in Mesopotamia; Booty of the 'Bonnets' on the way to Bourlon; The Rumbling of the Storm - how Russia entered the war in a spirit of Brooding Unrest; Gallantry at Guislain and Mercy at Masnieres; Inspiriting Incidents in the Cambrai conflict; The Kaiser's spies in England - how the system worked and failed in this country, by Tighe Hopkins; Where the 'Tanks' went forward towards Cambrai; Moving heavy guns to meet the Menace on the West; Various victims of vagrant and warring airmen; German ships used by United States Soldiers; Royal interest in the work of British inventors; St. George & Jerusalem - article (and full - page map) - End of Four Centuries of Turkish misrule in the Holy City. Average wear. Unmarked. Staples disintegrated. A sound copy.‎

‎Fowler, T. Robert‎

‎Valour in the Victory Campaign : The 3rd Canadian Infantry Division Gallantry Decorations 1945 *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*‎

‎235 pages. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. Bibliography. Index. Black and white illustrations. "The skill, bravery, and perseverance of the Canadian soldier in the dying months of the war leap off these pages. Mr. Fowler has performed a valuable service in confirming once again the proud military tradition enjoyed by Canada." - from Foreward. Clean, bright, tight and square with very light wear. Quality copy.‎

‎PAUL LACROIX‎

‎Histoire de la galanterie. II. Morale chrétienne et prostitution‎

‎Paris, Famot 1980. In - 12 pleine reliure éditeur de 283 pages illustrées. Très bon état‎

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‎RESCHAL ANTONIN‎

‎Vénus damnées. La galanterie Parisienne au XVIIIe siècle‎

‎Albin Michel vers 1910. In - 8 broché couverture illustre 336 pages. Illustrations hors texte. Bon état Français‎

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‎ETINCELLE‎

‎Carnet d'un mondain. Deuxieme volume. Gazette Parisienne, Anecdotique et Curieuse. Illustrations en noir et planches en couleurs‎

‎1 In-8 ill. di Ferdinandus.Copt.ill. Dorso rifatto‎

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‎GARCIA OLMEDO, Félix.‎

‎INTRODUCCIÓN A LA VIDA DE SAN IGNACIO DE LOYOLA.‎

‎20 cm. 317 pag.‎

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‎Tusquets, Esther‎

‎Pequeños delitos abominables; catálogo irreverente de buenas maneras‎

‎Barcelona. 23 cm. 303 p. il. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Colección 'No ficción. Divulgación'. Tusquets, Esther 1936-2012. Etiqueta . (=466897=) ISBN: 978-84-666-4409-9 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/466897.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎Rossi Callizo, Gloria‎

‎Manual moderno de buenos modales‎

‎Barcelona. 21 cm. 157 p. il. col. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Colección Temas varios. Etiqueta . Cubierta deslucida. (=432420=) ISBN: 84-315-0575-3 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/432420.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎López, Camilo‎

‎El libro del saber estar : la urbanidad y los usos sociales‎

‎Oviedo. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial con sobrecubierta ilustrada. 24 cm. 220 p. Colección Educación social. vol. n. 1. Índice. Etiqueta . Sobrecubierta deslucida. (=425855=) ISBN: 84-87531-01-6 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/425855.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎Dean, F.E.; Bowen, F.C.; Howard, Sidney; Keble Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E.‎

‎Shipping Wonders of the World - The Romance of the Panama Canal - Part 10 (Ten)‎

‎Pages 293 - 324. Features: Story of the Marine Engine (1); The Record Breaker "Lightning" - a famous racing clipper; Through the Ithsmus of Panama; Alain Gerbault and the "Firecrest"; Launching Ceremonies - various methods are used to launch new ships; Epics of Submarines - stories of gallantry and escapes from death. Includes photos of the liner St. Paul on her side beside a quay in New York. Moderate wear. Three - hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. Magazine‎

‎Clarasó, Noel‎

‎¿Sabe usted comportarse bien?‎

‎Barcelona. 20 cm. 230 p. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Clarasó, Noel 1899-1985. Etiqueta . Cubierta deslucida. (=403606=) ISBN: 84-7002-310-1 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/403606.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎VICTORIA CROSS. VC. HARE-SCOTT (K).:‎

‎For Valour‎

‎8vo., First Edition, with plates, small corner clipped from title, some occasional underlining; cloth, gilt back, backstrip faded (but all gilt wholly legible) else a good, clean copy. Vividly - written account of 22 VC holders. Enser, p.463; Mulholland & Jordan H26.‎

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‎Scaraffia, Giuseppe‎

‎Diccionario del dandi‎

‎Boadilla del Monte, Madrid. 17 cm. 219 p. il. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Colección 'Pensamiento', 9. Traducción, Francisco Campillo. Traducción de: Dizionario del dandy. Dandismo . (=489932=) ISBN: 978-84-7774-827-4 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/489932.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎de Balzac, Honoré ; Baudelaire ; Barbey d'Aurebilly‎

‎El dandysmo‎

‎Madrid. 17 cm. 259 p. Balzac, Baudelaire, Barbey d'Aurevilly. La fontana literaria. vol. 21. Dandismo. Baudelaire, Charles. Barbey d'Aurevilly, Jules Amédée . Cubierta deslucida. (=495603=) ISBN: 84-379-0003-4 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/495603.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎López, Camilo‎

‎El libro del saber estar : la urbanidad y los usos sociales‎

‎Oviedo. 24 cm. 220 p. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial con sobrecubierta ilustrada. Colección Educación social. vol. n. 1. Índice. Etiqueta . Sobrecubierta deslucida. (=510186=) ISBN: 84-87531-01-6 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/510186.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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‎Le Folcalvez, Françoise‎

‎ABC de la cortesía‎

‎Barcelona. 23 cm. 254 p. grab. Encuadernación en tapa dura de editorial con sobrecubierta ilustrada. Colección 'Enciclopedias "M/R"'. Traducción de Alberto Méndez. Etiqueta . Cubierta deslucida. (=519359=) Depósito legal: B 19545-1969 <A TARGET='_blank' HREF='http://www.librosalcana.com/519359.jpg'>Ver imagen</A>‎

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