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Author Name    Marshall, D.J. And F.V.G. Royce.

Title   'GRIFF' ON THE GREMLIN.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good-

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London The Pilot Press 1943

Illustrator   Len Kirley.

Seller ID   29588

64 pp, 7 1/2" H. Pictorial front cover. To air and ground crew in the Second World War, the cause of many accidents and malfunctions was 'Gremlins' the mythological mischief-makers of the air. Here, in verse and pictures, the authors provide the 'griff' or intelligence on this tricky beast. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, two previous owner's names and dates on front free endpaper, separation between page gatherings at pages 16/17 but still holding firmly, small faint soiling mark at top of page 40, wear to edges of boards and spine, rubbing to boards with soiling on rear board, a few tiny edge bumps and at corners.

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