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LADY DEATH THE MEMOIRS OF STALIN'S SNIPER
Written by Lyudmila Pavlichenko.
Stock no. 1321486
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2018. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781784382704. Spine bumped. Some light spotting to text block. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed.

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GRAF SPEE
Written by Michael Powell.
Stock no. 2135261
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Colour frontis. An adventure story based on the search for the Graf Spee. Bumping along cover edges, with browning. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, creased and torn with some loss and tape repairs.

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THE FIRST AND THE LAST
Written by Stirling J.D.P.. Illustrated by S. Oxley.
Stock no. 2135215
Published by Art & Educational Publishers Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles, gilt motif to front cover. 192 pages. Colour frontis. B/w photos and maps. The Story of the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards 1939-1945. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Some marks and scuffs to covers. Page corner tips are knocked/creased. Some browning and foxing. q

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THE CRETAN RUNNER
Written by George Psychoundakis; Patrick Leigh Fermor.
Stock no. 2135148
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

The author's story of the German occupation of Crete in World War Two. Translated and with an introduction by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Colour pictorial boards. B/w photos. Some spots to outer page edges. Slip case is very good - some marks and a few indentation marks.

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ALL HELL LET LOOSE: THE WORLD AT WAR 1939-45
Written by Max Hastings.
Stock no. 2135061
Published by Harper Press. Circa 2011. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An attempt to answer the question: 'What was the Second World War like?'. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Burgundy endpapers. xx and 748 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007338092. SIGNED by author to title page. 3rd printing. Large vertical crease/dent to spine. Some b/w photo pages; page edges not straight with rest of pages.

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THE CRETAN RUNNER
Written by George Psychoundakis; Patrick Leigh Fermor.
Stock no. 1822153
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The author's story of the German occupation of Crete in World War Two. Translated and with an introduction by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Colour pictorial boards. B/w photos. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with a few light scuffs.

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WE THINK YOU OUGHT TO GO
Written by Richard Samways.
Stock no. 2134877
Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. An account of the evacuation of children from London during the Second World War based on the original records of the London County Council. ISBN: 095181091X. A little foxing/browning to covers. Contents are excellent.

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BRITISH WARSHIPS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by Alan Ravan; John Roberts.
Stock no. 2134867
Published by Conway Maritime Press. Circa 1971. Almost very good condition.

Large format. A folio of authentic scale plans. First Series. Including Rodney, Royal Oak, Warspite, Renown, Repulse, Ajax, London, Manchester, Sussex, Ariadne, Onslow, and Lance. ISBN: 0851770215. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Contents are still very good.

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PIGEONS IN TWO WORLD WARS
Written by A.H. Osman; W.H. Osman; Colin Osman.
Stock no. 2134849
Published by The Racing Pigeon Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A 'Racing Pigeon' Double Volume. Incorporating 'Pigeons in the Great War'; Pigeons In World War II; Postscript: Dicken Medal Winners. B/w photos. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges, with foxing and light scuffing.

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THEIR FINEST HOUR THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1940
Written by Michael Craig.
Stock no. 1822052
Published by Griffon International. Circa 2015. Fine condition.

The Paintings of the Military gallery. Large oblong format. Commemorative Collection. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780954997052. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1821976
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fully comprehensive and illustrated reference work including every major type of weapon used by every army in the world during the Second World War. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 192 pages. ISBN: 085368281X. Second impression. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at top & tail of spine and top edge. A few light marks. Musty odour present.

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