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Old Friends and Modern Instances

By: Henderson, Nicholas

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Profile: 2000

Seller ID: 14871

ISBN: 1861972466

Condition: Fine


212pp, complete dustjacket, a little creased to top back edge. B + w photographs. A very clean copy. Memoirs of famouse people and places, Mrs Thatcher, the Kennedys, Francis Partridge, Isaiah Berlin, Howard Davies, a ball at Chatsworth, fishing in Kurdistan etc. View more info

Forest Boy A Factual Account of Life in the New Forest in the Early 1900s

By: Henderson, Pamela M

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Pamela M Henderson: 1989

Seller ID: 13082

ISBN: 1854210513

Condition: As New


191pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. A very clean copy. A novel about Bob Hiscock who is born in 1900, and grows up in the New Forest. View more info

Vets Might Fly

By: Herriot, James

Price: £2.50

Publisher: BCA: 1977

Seller ID: 4286

Condition: Fine


251pp, the edges browning a little with age. Complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w drawings by Larry. Hilarious adventures of the vet in the RAF, and, of course, Yorkshire. View more info

Storm Warning

By: Higgins, Jack

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collins: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2539

ISBN: 000224607

Condition: Very Good


277pp, dustjacket with a little wear to edges. Internally clean. The voyage of the Deutschland, set in 1944. View more info

Storm Warning

By: Higgins, Jack

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Pan: 1977

Seller ID: 11823

ISBN: 0330250353

Condition: Very Good


237pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers a little rubbed to edge of spine. Internally clean and tight. Adventure set in 1944 in WWII. View more info

White Spring

By: Hilary, Evelyn

Price: £7.00

Publisher: The Book Guild: 1990

Seller ID: 4188

Condition: As New


1st English edition. 134pp, complete dustjacket, a little faded to spine. B + w frontispiece photograph.. The true story of a Polish boy's wartime exile in Siberia, Kazakstan and the Ukraine. View more info

Manual Of Driving And Maintenance for Mechanical Vehicles (Wheeled) 1937

By: HMSO

Price: £12.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1940

Seller ID: 2693

Condition: Very Good


612 pp, and advert leaves, red cloth boards worn to edges of spine and with one tear to bottom of spine. B + w illustrations. Later amendments neatly pasted in. An interesting survival from WWII. View more info

A Time To Heal

By: Horne, Una

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Piatkus: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6844

ISBN: 0749903910

Condition: Fine


304pp. Priceclipped illustrated dustjacket is otherwise complete. A clean copy. The story of Staff Nurse Theda, set in the war in Durham - who will she choose? View more info

Former Naval Person Churchill and the Wars at Sea

By: Hough, Richard

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 427

ISBN: 0297787063

Condition: Very Good


244 pp, blue boards, dustjacket with one very small portion of loss. B + w photographs. The relationship between Winston Churchill and the navy View more info

Mountbatten, Hero Of Our Time

By: Hough, Richard

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld: 1981

Seller ID: 3938

ISBN: 0297778056

Condition: Fine


3rd impression. 290pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w photographs. Endpaper family tree. A very clean copy. A biography of the Admiral and Viceroy of India. View more info

Resistance Memoirs of Occupied France

By: Humbert, Agnes

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Windsor Paragon BBC: 2009

Seller ID: 16120

ISBN: 9781408414

Condition: Very Good


Large Print edition. Translated by Barbara Mellor. 389pp, illustrated softback covers. Ex library - neat stamps to flyleaf and title page, otherwise internally clean. In 1940 the author formed a cell of the French Resistance, but was betrayed to the Gestapo. View more info

Black Cross

By: Iles, Greg

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Coronet: 1995

Seller ID: 11249

ISBN: 0340649658

Condition: Very Good


422pp, softback covers illustrated by Chris Moore. Internally clean and tight. Thriller - In 1944, four people hold the fate of the world in their hands View more info

Air Force The RAF in the 1990s

By: Jackson, Robert

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Guild: 1990

Seller ID: 482

Condition: As New


Large format. 184 pp, colour illustrations, complete dustjacket with one small closed tear to top of spine, no loss. View more info

A Passage Perilous

By: Jacob, Naomi

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3797

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1948. 224pp, black cloth covered boards. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Set in wartime Italy. View more info

A Passage Perilous

By: Jacob, Naomi

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12223

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1948. 224pp, black cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Set in wartime Italy. View more info

Honour's A Mistress

By: Jacob, Naomi

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16611

Condition: Very Good


400pp, black cloth covered boards. Repaired illustrated dustjacket with loss to the top of the spine and wear to the edges. Gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1947, otherwise internally clean. The eldest son of the Masters family is reported missing after Dunkirk, but recovers from his wounds and works with the French Resistance. View more info

Shadow Of The Wolf

By: James, Donald and Barwick, Tony

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Collins: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2494

ISBN: 000222237X

Condition: As New


279pp, complete dustjacket with a couple of closed tears. Internally very clean. A novel about Rudolph Hess. View more info

Touched By Angels

By: Jameson, Derek

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ebury: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2354

ISBN: 0852237413

Condition: Fine


217pp, complete dustjacket with one short closed tear to the back. B + w photographs. Autobiography - An East End childhood in war, and from messenger boy to newspaper editor. View more info

Cloudless May

By: Jameson, Storm

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Panther: 1965

Seller ID: 14089

Condition: Very Good


400pp, the paper browning with age, illustrated softback covers. Internally clean and tight. In a small town in France, the population wait for the Germsn invasion of 1940. View more info

Viscount Halifax A Biography

By: Johnson, Alan Campbell

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 499

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 575 pp. Blue cloth boards, a little worn to edges, b + w photographs. Previous owner's name on inner board otherwise internally clean. View more info