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1 "Blake" We Rendezvous At Ten
Gollancz 1942 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
2nd impression before publication. 160pp, blue cloth boards, faded to spine and edges. B + w photographs. Flyleaf removed, otherwise a clean copy. Life on an RAF fighter station in WW II. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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2 - Heritage An Anthology of English Poems
News Chronicle 1111 Soft Cover Very Good 
64pp, softback covers. Spots of foxing on foredge, previous owner's name on title page, otherwise clean. Wartime pocket sized anthology, of great poems previously printed in the 'News Chronicle' newspaper as a 'stimulus and solace' against Hitler. Now Rare. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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3 - The National Geographic Magazine February 1941
National Geographic Society 1941 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
Yellow and white softback covers, with a little loss to spine. Colour and b + w photographs. Internally clean and complete, but the last few pages now becoming detached. Includes cotton, San Blas Indians, and discovery of the Viking ship at Sutton Hoo 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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4 - The National Geographic Magazine July 1941
National Geographic Society 1941 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good  
Yellow and white softback covers, with a little loss to spine. Colour and b + w photographs. Internally clean and tight. Wartime issue, includes Iceland, Chile, Newfoundland, Pennsylvania and your Soldier Boy  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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5 - The Penguin Hansard 1 From Chamberlain to Churchill
Penguin 1940 First Edition Mass Market Paperback Very Good  
303pp, blue and white softback covers. Original owner's name to flyleaf, pencil marking to first few pages, otherwise internally clean and tight. Vital wartime parliamentary debates Aug 1939 to May 1940  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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6 - The Royal Family In Wartime
Odhams 1945 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
128pp, red cloth covered boards. Numerous b + w photographs of the royal family, troops etc. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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7 Arkell, Reginald A Cottage In The Country
The Woman's Book Club 1941 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
243pp, pink cloth covered boards, faded to edges. Internally very clean. Charming 'advice to a young lady who wishes to move to live in the country'.  
Price: 6.50 GBP
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8 Arnold, Elliott A Night Of Watching
Longmans 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Fine  No Jacket 
441 pp, black boards. Internally very clean. Set in WWII  
Price: 4.50 GBP
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9 Belgion, Montgomery Reading For Profit
Penguin Pelican 1945 First Edition Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
288pp, the edges browning a little with age. Blue and white softback covers. A Pelican book. A very clean, tight copy. An introduction to English literature and how to form one's own judgement, from lectures originally given in a prison camp in WWII.. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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10 Bichelberger, Roger An Ordinary Exodus
Lion 1991 0745921019 / 9780745921013 First Edition Hard Cover As New  Fine 
Translated by Toby Garfitt. 320 pp, complete dustjacket. Internally very clean. Set in wartime France.  
Price: 6.00 GBP
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11 Bihet, Molly A Child's War The German Occupation of Guernsey Seen Through Young Eyes
Molly Bihet 1985 0951061909 / 9780951061909 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good  Signed by Author
80pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations, including one pasted to inner cover. Signed by the author on the title page. One light crease to front cover, otherwise a very clean, tight copy.  
Price: 3.00 GBP
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12 Bonham Carter, Violet Winston Churchill As I Knew Him
Eyre & Spottiswoode and Collins 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
496pp, black cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. Internally very clean. and Near Fine. The author was the daughter of Asquith, Chancellor of the Exchequer, and a close friend of Churchill.  
Price: 6.00 GBP
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13 Bruce, J A G (ed) Wisdom of Men An Anthology for Youth
Faber 1943 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Foreword by the Archbishop of Canterbury. 162pp, dustjacket with wear to edges. Several passages have pencil underlining. Wartime collection of memorable and inspiring prose passages of many dates, to inspire the young. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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14 Bushby, Robert Cosmetics and How to Make Them
Pitman 1942 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Second extended edition, with an extra Preface referring to Wartime conditions. 144pp, brown cloth covered boards. B + w illustrations. A few spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. The theory and practice of making cosmetics. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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15 Buster, Gun Battle Dress
Hodder 1944 Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good 
255 pp, dustjacket with wear to edges. Flyleaf neatly removed, tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Adventure in WW II  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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16 Buster, Gun Grand Barrage
Hodder 1944 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
186 pp, beige cloth boards, slightly bumped to edges, with title in red. Previous owner's name in pencil on flyleaf and small biro mark to margin of one page, otherwise VG. Wartime adventure  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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17 Buster, Gun Zero Hours
Hodder 1942 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
1st reprint of this edition. 176 pp, beige boards with title in red, no dustjacket. Previous owner's name and address on inner board, otherwise VG. Desert war adventures.  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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18 Carmichael, Pat Mountain Battery Burma 1942
Devin Books 1983 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 
246 pp, buff boards, illustrated dustjacket. B + w photographs. A very clean copy. 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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19 Carr, Albert A Matter of Life And Death How The Conflicts of Our Century Arose
Gollancz 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
191pp. Dustjacket with a little wear to the top of the spine. Internally clean. The basic causes of wars, shown by the reasons for the Spanish-American war of 1898, World War I and II. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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20 Carstairs, John Paddy No Music In The Nightingale
Hurst & Blackett 1111 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Original owner's name and date 1944 on flyleaf. 148pp, blue cloth covered boards, with light damp marks. Dustjacket with wear to edges. Internally clean. Sold as a good 'reading copy' of a rare wartime novel. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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