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ANNE FRANK THE DIARY OF A YOUNG GIRL
Written by Anne Frank.
Stock no. 2129292
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2006. Fine condition.

The Definitive Edition. Red cloth spine with gilt title. Red tartan design cloth boards. B/w photos. Endpapers are facsimiles of diary. Slip case is better than very good - some light wear.
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GUNNING FOR THE ENEMY WALLACE MCINTOSH
Written by Mel Rolfe.
Stock no. 2129277
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The moving story of the hard early life of McIntosh and how the RAF finally accepted him. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904010458. SIGNED by William McIntosh (who this book is about). This appears to have been his person copy, as his name and address sticker is stuck to title page.
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BARNES WALLIS DAMBUSTER
Written by Peter Pugh.
Stock no. 2129274
Published by Icon Books. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840466855. SIGNED by members of the Dambusters Squadron.
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THE BRONTES A LIFE IN LETTERS
Written by Juliet Barker.
Stock no. 2129257
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Follows the text of the first edition published in 1997 by Penguin, with minor emendments. Decorated silk covered boards with title block and gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. xxxii and 442 pages including index. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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A MEMOIR OF JANE AUSTEN
Written by J.E. Austen-Leigh; Fay Weldon.
Stock no. 1817174
Published by Folio Society. As new condition.

Originally published in 1989, now reissued. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, portrait silhouette to front cover. Introduction by Fay Weldon. Frontis and 9 pages of colour plates. No slipcase as published. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THESIGER IN ARABIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Wilfred Thesiger.
Stock no. 1817160
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

Arabian Sands and The Marsh Arabs. Brown cloth, gilt title to spines. Brown pictorial boards. B/w photos. Contained in publisher's slipcase which has a few marks.
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CHURCHILL A LIFE (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Martin Gilbert.
Stock no. 2129207
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition.

2 volume set. Dark blue cloth spines, gilt titles to spines. Black/silver covers. B/w photos. Pictorial slip case is almost very good - has splits to edges and some scuffing.
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THE STORY OF HENRY V
Written by L. Du Garde Peach. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2129194
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 561. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Contents are bright. Wrapper is faded to spine, edge-creased with brown spotting to rear panel.
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THE PERFECT ENGLISH SPY SIR DICK WHITE AND THE SECRET WAR 1935-90
Written by Tom Bower.
Stock no. 2129182
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434000809. Page browning. Some edge-creasing and light wear to wrapper.
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THE BLOND KNIGHT OF GERMANY
Written by Raymond F. Toliver; Trevor J. Constable.
Stock no. 2129174
Published by Arthur Barker Limited. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A biography of Erich Hartmann, greatest fighter pilot of all time. B/w photos. ISBN: 0213002175. Page edge browning. Wrapper is unevenly browned with a few tears and chips; some repaired with sticky tape to verso and showing through.
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CAUGHT IN THE ACT THE STORY OF MY LIFE
Written by Richard Todd.
Stock no. 2129173
Published by Hutchinson. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light blue covers with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0091638003. Small bump to base of spine and a couple of corners. Wrapper has a bit of creasing and is faded to spine.
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BRUNEL THE MAN WHO BUILT THE WORLD
Written by Steven Brindle; Dan Cruickshank.
Stock no. 2129155
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, title to spine. This book draws on Brunel's own diaries, letters and sketchbooks to understand his life, times and work. ISBN: 0297844083. Contents are excellent. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Pale page edge browning.
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