Nautilus 90 North. Foreword by Admiral G.B.H. Fawkes.
London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1959. 14cm x 21cm. 190 pages. With maps and photographs. Original hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition.
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The Docks of the Great Western Railway (G.W.R.).
[First Edition]. London, G.W.R. Docks Office, July 1931. 19 x 13 cm. 51 Pages incl. 17 B&W photographs, followed by 12 large folded coloured maps. Losely inserted folded ‘Map of G.W.R. System’ in paper pouch (see images). Original decorated paperback with stiff paper covers. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped, some fraying to paper covers, now in protective plastic cover. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Internally clean and complete with all maps.
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Sea, Salt and Sweat. A Story of Nova Scotia and the vast Atlantic Fishery.
Second Edition. Nova Scotia, Four East Publications and The Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries, 1986. 21 x 22 cm. 111 pages with illustrations by L.B Jensen. Original illustrated softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.
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Centenary 1847 – 1947.
First Edition. Belfast, Harbour Commissioners, 1947. 25 x 18 cm. 58 pages with numerous B&W photos and several folding maps, some in colour. Original dark blue cloth with blind and gilt decorations on front board. Gilt title on front board. Decorated end papers. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and bumbing. Edges dust dulled. Paper internally a little ‘wavy’, but bright and clean. With all maps in very good condition.
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Sixty Days That Shook The West. With an Introduction by Cyril Falls. Translated from the French by Peter Wiles.
Uncorrected Proof. London, Jonathan Cape, 1963. 22 x 14 cm. 541 pages with maps, incl. one fold-out map. With a letter by the publishers to Field Marshal Alanbrooke. Proof paperback in decorated dust jacket. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear and dust dulling. Internally bright and clean. Dust jacket now in archival jacket.
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Triumph in the West. A History of the War Years. Based on the Diaries of Field-Marshal Alanbrooke, Chief of Imperial General Staff.
First US Edition. New York, Doubleday & Company, 1959. 23 x 15 cm. xviii, 438 pages. With a losely inserted (damaged) letter from the publisher to Field-Marshal Alanbrooke. New (2018) Black cloth with gilt title on spine. New end papers. In original dust jacket. Very good book in fair dust jacket. Edges dust dulled. Some mild staining internally. Dust jacket very worn with tears and paper losses, now in archival jacket.
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Feltmarskal Alanbrookes Krigsdagbøger. Vol.1: Med ryggen mod Muren. / Vol.2: Seijren i Vest.
First Editions. Two Volumes. København, Det Schønbergske Forlag, 1961. 24 x 16 cm. Vol.1: 633 pages / Vol.2: 445 pages. Illustrated. Each volume is accompanied by a letter from Collins publishers to Field Marshal Alanbrooke. One volume also contains a flyer by the Danish publishers about the book. Original stiff paperboards in original decorated dust jacket, now in archival jackets. All edges deckle. Good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Mostly unopened. First and last pages of both volumes are damp stained.
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Kriegswende (1939 – 1943). Aus den Kriegstagebuechern des Feldmarschalls Lord Alanbrooke, Chef des Empire-Generalstabs.
Second Edition (Zweite Auflage). Duesseldorf, Droste Verlag, 1957. 22 x 14 cm. 717 pages, with B&W photographs. Original green cloth hard cover. Gilt title on front board and spine. In original dust jacket, glassine wrapper and a small paper band around dust jacket. Now in protective archival jacket. Good condition. Binding damp stained and discoloured. Edges and end papers dust dulled and partly browned. With a gift inscription: ‘To Brookie with Love from [Buster?] 1960. This may complete your collection – it is perhaps fitting that its the German edition.’ Dust jacket age darkened and rubbed. Small paper losses to glassine wrapper. Internally clean.
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