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Image for Eighth Army : Service of Thanksgiving (Service Sheet)

Eighth Army : Service of Thanksgiving (Service Sheet)

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: 1945

Seller ID: bcvn


Service Sheet for the Service of Thanksgiving for the Eighth Army, at the end of the war. No date or place of worship are printed. Badges of all regiments who formed the Army: Fifth Army Corps ; 10th Army Corps ; 2nd Polish Corps ; 78th Infantry (Battleaxe) Division ; 3rd Carpathian Rifle Division (Polish) ; 4th Infantry Division ; 51st (Highland) Division ; 9th Australian Division ; 1st Canadian Infantry Division ; 50th (Northumberland) Division ; 5th Canadian Armoured... View more info

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Memorial : Roll of Honour 1939-1945 - Awards and Decorations - Active Service List

By: N/A

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Standard Bank of South Africa Limited: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 78is


64 pages (complete). A hardy copy. The boards are much worn, particularly to the spine. They are scuffed, marked too. They are also steady, sure. The papertrims are trimmed with gilt. The pages are tranquil, assured, clean, clear, they are very occasionally marked from ownership and storage, tidy, serene. fk View more info

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The Second World War - 6 volumes

By: Churchill, Winston S

Price: $80.75

Publisher: Cassell & Co. Ltd, London: 1949

Seller ID: 62jz


6 Volumes (complete). A contented set. Various editions. The dustjackets have clear plastic protective covers. The djs themselves are benign, worn about the edges, a little flushed with age. They are comfortable and secure. The boards are tidy, neat, comfortable. Volume I: "The Gathering Storm"; 2nd edition (revised, reset). The papertrims are foxed as are the front pages. Beyond this the contents are assured, clean, clear, keen. Volume II: "Their Fines... View more info

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The Nine Days Wonder (The Operation Dynamo)

By: Masefield, John

Price: $2.85

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd., London: 1941

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 5iz


61 pages (complete). Includes four of Masefield's poems about the evacuation from Dunkirk's beaches. A gently aging copy. The boards are mild-mannered, amiable. They have some wear about the edges, some scuffing. The contents have foxing throughout. However, they are also certain, proud, assured, clear, companionable, ardent. fk View more info

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H M Corvette

By: Monsarrat, Nicholas

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company, Ltd: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: caly


92 pages (complete). Signed by Nicholas Monsarrat on the frontispage. A mild-mannered copy. Softcover with flaps. The covers are worn, scuffed, rubbed and marked. They are sound and sure. Within, the contents have foxing about. They are gently aging. However, the pages are comfortable, clear, companionable and of generous spirit. fk View more info

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Fahrten und Fl├╝ge gegen England - Berigte und Bilder

By: Oberkommando der Wehrmacht

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Zeitgeschichte-verlag, Berlin: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bzyp


208 pages plus illustration plates (complete). In German throughout. Teutonic font. 1-60 tausend. A much owned copy. The boards are much worn about all edges, seams and corners. They are still placid and secure. They have some storage foxing. The frontis and end pages are foxed. The contents though, are assured, diligent, confident. fk View more info