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Gale & Polden, Ltd.

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BEAUFIGHTER
Written by R.H.H. Macaulay.
Stock no. 2128619
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. Circa 1944. Very good condition.

Card wraps. The Account of the Part Played by the Aircraft in Defence and Offence 1940-1944. B/w photos. A couple of nicks to top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers.
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QUADRILINGUAL AVIATION PHRASE BOOK
Written by H.J. Day.
Stock no. 1610395
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Small format. English, French, Spanish, German. Terms covering air-line work, air-fighting and air-raids, Customs, seamanship, meteorology, technical terms, aviation slang, abbreviations, etc. Spine bumped, some marks to boards. Inscriptions to half-title page.
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BADGES ON BATTLEDRESS
Written by Howard N. Cole.
Stock no. 1813964
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 3rd 1953. Slightly better than very good condition.

3rd (revised and enlarged) Edition. Brown cloth boards, dark brown titles. B/w illustrations. 218 pages.
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SHOULDER-BELT PLATES AND BUTTONS
Written by H.G. Parkyn.
Stock no. 1813727
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A classic reference work, of interest to collectors of British militaria and those interested in British military history. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Shelf wear to top & tail of spine with slight fading to top of spine. One or two foxspots and grubby marks but generally contents clean. Plain dustwrapper with red titles is worn at corners with slight loss, faded to spine and grubby.
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THE MISCHIEVOUS PUPPY
Written by Leslie Martin. Illustrated by Ethel L. Tanner.
Stock no. 1506417
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format 11 x 8.5", pictorial paper boards, green cloth spine. 6 colour plates plus numerous brown and white drawings. Text in brown ink. A tale told from the puppy's perspective. A mischievous puppy gets in to all sorts of trouble! Spine bumped and worn. Corners worn, and outside edge of rear cover very worn and bumped. Some loss of paper cover from rear board, approx. 2 x 0.5", creasing alongside. Scratches to onlay. Covers a bit grubby. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Diagram of door drawn in pencil to verso of frontis. Foxing throughout plus an odd mark.
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THE STORY OF TWINKLE AND WINKLE
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1506164
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. Very good condition.

Purple spine, pictorial front cover, white titles. 11 x 8.5". Illustrated endpapers. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Edges of spine slightly discoloured. A few light scratches to front cover. Endpapers browned. A few light brown marks or fingermarks to contents but mostly they are clean. All plates present, colours bright.
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ME AND MIKE
Written by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert. Illustrated by H.G.C. Marsh Lambert.
Stock no. 1405041
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The story of a little boy and his dog (Mike) and the scrapes they get into. Blue spine. Brown l front board with pictorial onlay showing Me and Mike and some balloons. 6 colour illustrations plus many brown and white text illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. Bumping to spine and corners. Small mark to top of rear board. A little bubbling to pictorial onlay and front endpaper. Heavy foxing to title page and last page of text. Also foxing to endpapers and some page edges otherwise contents are generally clean. Colour plates are in very good condition.
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NURSERY GAMES AND ROMPS
Written by Hilda Cowham. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 1505420
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial stiff card wraps, 9.5 x 7.25", front cover shows hide and seek, rear cover musical chairs. 6 full page colour illustrations plus brown and white illustrations to text. Creases to top corners of covers, front is worst. Slight wear to cover edges. Rear cover slightly grubby. Ink inscription to front pastedown dated 1926. Staples rusty. Centre pages are detached at bottom staple. A few corner tips creased and some foxing but otherwise contents clean.
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THE 10TH ROYAL HUSSARS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945
Written by D Dawnay.
Stock no. 1208084
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1948. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. 1 colour plate, b/w maps. xiii + 212 pages. All maps and photos present. Very slight browning to free endpapers.
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BOXING FOR BOYS
Written by E.B. Dent.
Stock no. 1403266
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1920. Almost very good condition.

A book to help those wishing to teach boxing to boys. Pictorial grey cardwraps with black titles to spine and black and red titles to front cover. 23 b/w plates. 62 pages. Spine and corners are worn. Covers are marked. Some page browning, foxing and a few grubby marks.
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BUNNIKIN BRIGHTEYES THE INDIAN
Written by Ernest A. Aris. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1312264
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. circa 1916. Good condition.

Small format. Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour plates. Brown and white illustrations. Corners worn, spine and covers edge rubbed. Joint between front free-endpaper and title-page is cracked. Name in pencil to verso of first plate. Pale page browning. A few light fingermarks and small margin tears and a few pages with small black marks to lower corners.
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MILITARY CUSTOMS
Written by T.J. Edwards.
Stock no. 2108676
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 3rd 1952. Very good condition.

Colour illustrations. B/w photos. 3rd edition. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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