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EAGLE'S WINGS
Written by Hajo Herrmann.
Stock no. 1816557
Published by Airlife. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Autobiography of a luftwaffe pilot. Translated from German by Peter Hinchliffe. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853101613.

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THE LUFTWAFFE FIGHTER FORCE: THE VIEW FROM THE COCKPIT
Written by Adolf Galland; Hubertus Hitschhold; et al.
Stock no. 1816556
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A unique compilation of in-depth accounts by major figures in the German fighter force in World War II. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853673277.

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CASUALTIES OF THE GERMAN AIR SERVICE 1914-1920
Written by Norman Franks; Frank Bailey; Rick Duiven.
Stock no. 1816555
Published by Grub Street. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

As complete a list possible, arranged alphabetically and chronologically. ISBN: 1902304330. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.

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JAGDGESCHWADER 301/302 'WILDE SAU'
Written by Willi Reschke.
Stock no. 1816554
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

In Defense of the Reich with the BF 109 FW 190 and TA 152. B/w photos. ISBN: 0764321307.

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HERMANN GORING - FIGHTER ACE
Written by Peter Kilduff.
Stock no. 1816553
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A tour de force of the early combat career of one of the Twentieth Century's most infamous military figures. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906502669. Top of spine bumped.

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UNDER THE WINDOW
Written by Kate Greenaway. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 1816552
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1930. Good condition.

Olive green pictorial boards, cream cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers. A book of rhymes. Charming colour illustrations throughout. 55 pages. Edges rubbed, corners worn. Spine browned and title to spine is faded. Boards browned. Large inscription in ink to front endpaper. Closed tear to margin of page 55 (no loss). A few grubby marks to contents. Front hinge splitting between endpaper and half-title page. Hinges pulled.

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CURLY HEADS AND LONG LEGS
Written by Edric Vredenburg; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 1816551
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with black title. Brown paper boards, white title and large pictorial onlay of a young girl painting a portrait of a cat to front. 12 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 140 pages plus publisher advert to rear. Edges rubbed & worn. Joints weak. Free front endpaper starting to split from top. Some hinges pulled but binding tight. One or two margin marks.

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LITTLE LORD FAUNTLEROY
Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Illustrated by Reginald B. Birch.
Stock no. 1816550
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1886. Poor condition.

Blue cloth boards with red decorations. B/w drawings. xi & 209 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. Second issue with 'J.J. Little & Co.' printed to verso of title page. Boards damp mottled and faded, top & tail of spine worn with a little loss. Front joint split revealing cloth beneath. Inscriptions and ink stamps to first blank page. Foxing and dampstaining to top edges throughout. Hinges pulled but tight. A working copy of the early work.

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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS: THEIR BEST-KNOWN TALES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin; Nora A. Smith. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 1816549
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1930. Good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. 9 colour plates. xii and 339 pages. Boards a little marked & rubbed at corners. Rear spine edge starting to split. '19 Nov 1953' rubber stamped in ink to front endpaper. Name & class in ink to first blank page. Foxing throughout and a general grubby appearance of contents. All plates present. Last few pages of book were untrimmed and have been opened carelessly with loss to vertical margins (text not affected).

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THE TRUMPET OF THE SWAN
Written by E.B. White. Illustrated by Edward Frascino.
Stock no. 1816548
Published by Harper & Row. 1st USA 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a boy and a trumpeter swan who had no voice. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Boards mottled by damp (not too heavy). Faint inscription in pencil to blue front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has surface paper loss to lower front panel (probably caused by the removal of a label) and is edge-worn with a few small chips and closed tears.

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A HOUSE FOR A MOUSE
Written by Cicely Englefield. Illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
Stock no. 1816547
Published by John Murray. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

The mouse that wanted a house of her own. Brown and cream pictorial boards. Green cloth spine. Delightful woodcuts throughout. 7 x 5". 41 pages plus booklist. Green cloth spine faded and foxed but title to spine still bright. Name in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Contents clean.

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A DOG DAY
Written by Walter Emanuel. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1816546
Published by William Heinemann. 1914. Very good condition.

New and Cheap Edition. 5.5" x 4.25". Brown cloth spine with cream paper boards with red title and vignette of dog. Full page illustrations by Aldin. A delightful canine diary! Boards lightly rubbed. Browning to contents. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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