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Liberty Prize Catalog
1 Liberty Prize Catalog
New York, NY Macfadden Publications 1934 First Edition; First Printing Magazine Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Some soiling to cover with creases to corners. Contents clean and bright. This catalog was used by "salesboys" who sold magazines in the 1930's for MacFadden Publications. They would earn coupons "greenies and brownies" which they could then redeem for prizes. Bernarr Macfadden (1868-1955) " became the most successful publisher of magazines in history. He was the first magazine publisher to establish a large, loyal readership. His circulation numbers were the highest in the industry exceeding even the publications of William Randolph Hearst. He truly revolutionized the publishing industry. Virtually overnight Macfadden's net worth increased astronomically. By 1924 at age 56 he had become a multi-millionaire" (bernarrmacadden.com). A rare, if not unique, example of this method of selling which gained momentum after the "Great Depression". Rare.; Vol. 10; Photographs, illustrations 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 Life Special Edition The Kennedys
Chicago, Ill Time Inc. N.D. First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cover is silouette of Kennedy with crowd behind him. This is the Special edition on the Kennedys. Scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Magazine; Photographs 
Price: 17.46 USD
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Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121, Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer
3 Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121
Squadron/Signal Publications 1992 089747273x / 9780897472739 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Joe Sewell 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. After WWII there was a need for multi-role aircraft thus the Hawker Hunter was designed. The RAF developed several different types of Hunter. Sweden and the Netherlands looked at the Hunter and models were sold to the Swiss Air Force and the Republic of Singapore, the Jordanian Air Force, Sultan of Oman and Nato were also consumers of this versitle plane. This publication is a must for model builders. There is a center section with color illustations of the various Hunters. ; Photographs, Drawings; 8.30 X 7.90 X 0.20 inches; 50 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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More Fragments from France,, Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce
4 Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce More Fragments from France,
London, England The Bystander c 1917 First Edition; First Impression paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Color inset on front cover. Cover is detached from staples but both front and back are there. Contents clean with great illustrations. Bruce Bairnsfather, the son of Thomas Bairnsfather and Amelia Every, was born in Muree, India, in 1888. Bruce's father was a Lieutenant in the Bengal Infantry. After attending schools in India and Stratford-upon-Avon, Bruce joined the British Army. Bairnsfather found army life boring and left the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and enrolled as an art student at the Hassall School of Art. After completing his training he produced advertising posters for products such as Lipton Tea, Players's Tobacco and Flowers Beer. On the outbreak of the First World War Bairnsfather rejoined the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and within a couple of weeks had been promoted to the rank of lieutenant. After the Battle of Mons the British Army was desperately short of trained soldiers and Bairnsfather was quickly rushed to the Western Front where he served with people such as Captain Bernard Montgomery and Lieutenant A. A. Milne. Bairnsfather, who was put in charge of a Maxim Machine-Gun section, was shocked by trench-life and even refused to take leave, fearing that once he left, he would find it too difficult to return. During the Christmas of 1914, Bairnsfather came close to being court-martialed after joining German soldiers in what later became known as the Christmas Truce. While on the Western Front, Bairnsfather drew pictures of trench life and in 1915 The Bystander magazine began publishing his drawings. Bairnsfather's work was extremely popular with the soldiers in the trenches and this helped sales of the magazine. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Scarce. ; Illustrations; Oblong 4to 11" - 13; 44 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Bystander Fragments from France, Vol 5, Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce
5 Bairnsfather, Captain Bruce The Bystander Fragments from France, Vol 5
London, England The Bystander c 1917 First Edition; First Impression paperback Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Color inset on front cover. Cover is not detached from staples but both front and back are there. Contents clean with great illustrations. Bruce Bairnsfather, the son of Thomas Bairnsfather and Amelia Every, was born in Muree, India, in 1888. Bruce's father was a Lieutenant in the Bengal Infantry. After attending schools in India and Stratford-upon-Avon, Bruce joined the British Army. Bairnsfather found army life boring and left the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and enrolled as an art student at the Hassall School of Art. After completing his training he produced advertising posters for products such as Lipton Tea, Players's Tobacco and Flowers Beer. On the outbreak of the First World War Bairnsfather rejoined the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and within a couple of weeks had been promoted to the rank of lieutenant. After the Battle of Mons the British Army was desperately short of trained soldiers and Bairnsfather was quickly rushed to the Western Front where he served with people such as Captain Bernard Montgomery and Lieutenant A. A. Milne. Bairnsfather, who was put in charge of a Maxim Machine-Gun section, was shocked by trench-life and even refused to take leave, fearing that once he left, he would find it too difficult to return. During the Christmas of 1914, Bairnsfather came close to being court-martialed after joining German soldiers in what later became known as the Christmas Truce. While on the Western Front, Bairnsfather drew pictures of trench life and in 1915 The Bystander magazine began publishing his drawings. Bairnsfather's work was extremely popular with the soldiers in the trenches and this helped sales of the magazine. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Scarce. ; Vol. 5; Illustrations; Oblong 4to 11" - 13; 32 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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B-26 Marauder in Action - Aircraft No. 50, Birdsall, Steve & Don Greer
6 Birdsall, Steve & Don Greer B-26 Marauder in Action - Aircraft No. 50
Squadron/Signal Publications 1982 0897471199 / 9780897471190 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. ; 11 X 8.20 X 0.20 inches; 50 pages 
Price: 16.97 USD
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What Cooks in Connecticut, Blanchard, Marjorie
7 Blanchard, Marjorie What Cooks in Connecticut
Globe Pequot Pr 1977 0918676010 / 9780918676016 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Betsy Whitten 
Marjorie Page Blanchard, author of 15 cookbooks and food editor of Blair and Ketchum's Country Journal magazine. Mrs. Blanchard was born in Bridgeport and was a graduate of Smith College. She was a trustee of the Fairfield Country Day School in Fairfield, Conn. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages 
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Wings of the Weird and Wonderful A look at some of the world's most unusual and outstanding aircraft, Brown, Eric
8 Brown, Eric Wings of the Weird and Wonderful A look at some of the world's most unusual and outstanding aircraft
Tab Books 1987 083062404x / 9780830624041 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Oblong paperback in excellent conditon. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery confirmation and ship within 24 hours. See scan of actual magazine with feature articles printed on front. This book belongs in the collection of any scale aircraft modeler, aviation, or military enthusiast.; Photographs, Diagrams, Maps; 9 X 7.30 X 0.60 inches 
Price: 25.17 USD
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9 Butler, Mann Valley of the Ohio
Frankfort, KY Kentucky Historical Society 1971 0916968014 / 9780916968014 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cover with black spine and gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.Edited with biographical sketch and essay by Glenn Clift and Hambleton Tapp. Valley of the Ohio was serialized in thirty numbers of The Western Journal and Civilian magazine in 1853 by Butler. This 1971 version is the first appearance in book form of the history as Butler concluded it 0ver 116 years before this publication. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages; 
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War Monthly, Issue 36, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman
10 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman War Monthly, Issue 36
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Battle of France 1940, Mossad, Russian Tanks 1014-45, Memphis 1862, Me323 Gigant. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 8.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 10, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Lunt, James; Kennedy, Paul M.; Jones,
11 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Lunt, James; Kennedy, Paul M.; Jones, War Monthly, Issue 10
London Marshall Cavendish Ltd./Severn Valley Press Ltd 1975 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Aden Crisis, Iwo Jima, Arras 1940, Fairey Swordfish (full illustration), Anti Tank guns... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 15.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 33, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Macksey, Kenneth; Fowler, William; Pr
12 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Macksey, Kenneth; Fowler, William; Pr War Monthly, Issue 33
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Waffen-SS, U.S. Tanks 1914-45, Kharkov 1943, Fast Missile Boats. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions; 48 pages 
Price: 8.97 USD
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13 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Moore, William; Branigan, Dennis; Bow War Monthly, Issue 32, November 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Operation Veritable, Swift and Broke, The fall of Wake Island 1941, Char B. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 8.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 27, June 1976, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Price, Alfred; Wilkes, Peter; Lewis,
14 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Price, Alfred; Wilkes, Peter; Lewis, War Monthly, Issue 27, June 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Battle of Biscay, Balloons of Death, Operation Dragoon, Merrill's Marauders, Passchendaele 1917... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 26, May 1976, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Weeks, John; Laffin, John; Macintyre,
15 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Weeks, John; Laffin, John; Macintyre, War Monthly, Issue 26, May 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Paratrooper, Syria 1941, Le Cteau 1914, Pom-Pom, U48... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 8.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 18, Cacutt, Len (Ed. )
16 Cacutt, Len (Ed. ) War Monthly, Issue 18
London Marshall Cavendish, London 1975 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Abbot (includes full color illustration of Abbot tank with index), C-B Warfare, Armored Trains.. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 11.97 USD
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The Ghost Mountain Boys  Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific, Campbell, James
17 Campbell, James The Ghost Mountain Boys Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific
Crown 2007 0307335968 / 9780307335968 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate and letter to former owner from author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Lying due north of Australia, New Guinea is among the world’s largest islands. In 1942, when World War II exploded onto its shores, it was an inhospitable, cursorily mapped, disease-ridden land of dense jungle, towering mountain peaks, deep valleys, and fetid swamps. Coveted by the Japanese for its strategic position, New Guinea became the site of one of the South Pacific’s most savage campaigns. Despite their lack of jungle training, the 32nd Division’s Ghost Mountain Boys were assigned the most grueling mission of the entire Pacific campaign: to march 130 miles over the rugged Owen Stanley Mountains and to protect the right flank of the Australian army as they fought to push the Japanese back to the village of Buna on New Guinea’s north coast.

Comprised of National Guardsmen from Michigan and Wisconsin, reserve officers, and draftees from across the country, the 32nd Division lacked more than training—they were without even the basics necessary for survival. The men were not issued the specialized clothing that later became standard issue for soldiers fighting in the South Pacific; they fought in hastily dyed combat fatigues that bled in the intense humidity and left them with festering sores. They waded through brush and vines without the aid of machetes. They did not have insect repellent. Without waterproof containers, their matches were useless and the quinine and vitamin pills they carried, as well as salt and chlorination tablets, crumbled in their pockets. Exhausted and pushed to the brink of human endurance, the Ghost Mountain Boys fell victim to malnutrition and disease. Forty-two days after they set out, they arrived two miles south of Buna, nearly shattered by the experience. Arrival in Buna provided no respite. The 32nd Division was ordered to launch an immediate assault on the Japanese position. After two months of furious—sometimes hand-to-hand—combat, the decimated division finally achieved victory. The ferocity of the struggle for Buna was summed up in Time magazine on December 28, 1942, three weeks before the Japanese army was defeated: “Nowhere in the world today are American soldiers engaged in fighting so desperate, so merciless, so bitter, or so bloody.”Reminiscent of classics like Band of Brothers and The Things They Carried, this harrowing portrait of a largely overlooked campaign is part war diary, part extreme adventure tale, and (through letters, journals, and interviews) part biography of a group of men who fought to survive in an environment every bit as fierce as the enemy they faced. Rare. ; 1.4 x 9.3 x 6.3 Inches; 400 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 42.97 USD
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The Medley of Richmond Hill House, Vol 1, No. 5, August 1916, Caputi, Daniel A.  (Editor)
18 Caputi, Daniel A. (Editor) The Medley of Richmond Hill House, Vol 1, No. 5, August 1916
New York The Clubs of Richmond Hill House 1916 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback magazine/booklet. Paper cover may show soiling and chipping due to age. Other articles by Joseph A. Tacola, Daniel Caputi, Vincent Cicatelli, and Romulado Bufano. Also an article by Hon. Arthur Woods from the NYPD. A very rare if not unique social magazine published by The Richmond Hill House located at 28 Macdougal Street, New York, NY. Contains many ads from local New York City and Greenwich Village businesses. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Lazarre, Catherwood, Mary Hartwell
19 Catherwood, Mary Hartwell Lazarre
The Bolwen-Merrill Company 1901 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Illustrated by Andre Castaigne 
Handsome Red cover gold lettering. See Scan. There is a dust, but it is torn badlly. Has been covered with brodart cover. Mary Hartwell Catherwood (1847-1902) was an American writer of historical romances.Born in Ohio in 1847, she published both novels and short stories in periodicals such as Lippincott's Magazine, Harper’s Magazine, and the Atlantic Monthly. Due to Catherwood’s husband’s business, she traveled and lived throughout the Midwestern United States and developed her signature style of incorporating Midwestern culture, dialect, and local color into her texts. Although most of her novels and stories are set in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, some are also based in the area along the Canada–US border near Quebec and on colonial Mackinac Island. She died in Chicago, Illinois in 1902.; Illusstrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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The Miller Family Magazine, Vol 1, nos. 1-4, 1916, and Vol 2, Nos. 1-2, 1917, Clemens, William
20 Clemens, William The Miller Family Magazine, Vol 1, nos. 1-4, 1916, and Vol 2, Nos. 1-2, 1917
New York , NY William M. Clemens 1946 PhotoCopy Only; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good+ 
Photocopy of these volumes in manila folder. Vol 1 is Jan, Apr, July, Oct of 1916 and Vol 2 is Jan and April of 1917. There is a table of contents that shows the items included. Examples are: New York city Millers, Anthony B. Miller's family, Burials at Ft. Wayne Indiana, and much more. ; Genealogical, Historical, and Biographical; Photocopy Only; 95 pages; 
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