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SPITFIRE:  THE CANADIANS., Bracken, Robert.  Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson.
1 Bracken, Robert. Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson. SPITFIRE: THE CANADIANS.
Erin, Ontario Boston Mills Press 1995 1550461486 / 9781550461480 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Ron Lowry. 
160 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs (most copied from the veterans' own albums), color profiles by Rob Lowry, and technical drawings. "The result of nine years of research and over two hundred interviews with former Spitfire pilots and ground crew from across Canada, (this book) is a momentous collection of personal memories and wartime aviation history. The stories are told with complete candour, in the pilots' and crew members' own words. Full of priceless historic photographs and intimate first-hand accounts, 'Spitfire: The Canadians' is perhaps the most important wartime aviation book published in many years." Minor colour loss at top of free front endpaper due to pencil erasure, book slightly cocked, tiny dint on top edge of front board, light waviness to edges of text block. Dust jacket has been price-clipped on front flap, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine - slight at top/bottom of flap-folds, two soft creases on spine, minor rubbing. 
Price: 55.00 USD
 
 
SPITFIRE:  THE CANADIANS., Bracken, Robert.  Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson.  Artwork by Ron Lowry.
2 Bracken, Robert. Foreword by A.V.M. J.E. "Johnnie" Johnson. Artwork by Ron Lowry. SPITFIRE: THE CANADIANS.
Erin, Ontario Boston Mills Press 1995 1550461486 / 9781550461480 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Ron Lowry. 
160 pp, 4to (12 1/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs (most copied from the veterans' own albums), color profiles by Rob Lowry, and technical drawings. "The result of nine years of research and over two hundred interviews with former Spitfire pilots and ground crew from across Canada, (this book) is a momentous collection of personal memories and wartime aviation history. The stories are told with complete candour, in the pilots' and crew members' own words. Full of priceless historic photographs and intimate first-hand accounts, 'Spitfire: The Canadians' is perhaps the most important wartime aviation book published in many years." Top corners of both boards are bumped. Dust jacket has creasing at top of flap-folds, minor edge wrinkling elsewhere. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE WOMEN OF BEAVER HALL: CANADIAN MODERNIST PAINTERS., Walters, Evelyn.  Signed.
3 Walters, Evelyn. Signed. THE WOMEN OF BEAVER HALL: CANADIAN MODERNIST PAINTERS.
Dundurn, Toronto, 2005, first edition. 
191 pp, square small 4to (10 1/4" H x 10 1/4" D), hard cover in dust jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. ISBN 9781550025880 Colour reproductions, b&w photographs. Contents: Acknowledgements; Introduction; Nora Collyer (1898-1979); Emily Coon an (1885-1971); Prudence Heward (1896-1947); Mabel Lockerby (1882-1976); Henrietta Mabel May (1877-1971); Kathleen Morris (1893-1986); Lilias Torrance Newton (1896-1980); Sarah Robertson (1891- 1948); Anne Savage (1896-1971); Ethel Seath (1879-1 9 6 3 ) ; Appendices: Chronology/Exhibitions; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Illustrations; Index. Light wrinkling at top of spine, top corner of both boards are bumped. Dust jacket has minor edge wrinkling, bumped at top of front flap-folds, tiny di nt o n front panel. Very Good/Very Good 
Price: 55.00 USD
 


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