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J.F.K. - The Man and the Myth

by Lasky, Victor:

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Twelfth printing. 653 pp. A biography of the American president John F. Kennedy. Rear hinge cracked. Black cloth boards with gilt and blue lettering on spine. Corners rubbed. Boards patchily faded. Overall condition VG-. No dust wrapper.
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Jackanapes

by Ewing, Juliana Horatia:

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47 pp. Frontispiece, title-page, many illustrations in text. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Foxing on prelims. In brown decorated boards. Illustration as on title-page on front board. Illustration on back board. Edges and corners rubbed and worn. Overall condition Good+.
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Jackboot - The Story of the German Soldier

by Laffin, John:

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First edition. xviii, 238 pp. with 66 b/w photographic illustrations. An assessment of the ordinary German soldier from the time of Frederick the Great to the end of the last war. "Every German is a born soldier. He has the virus quality of aggression and fortitude in his blood". Contents: The Army - Frederick the Great's Inheritance, Prussian Drill, The Victories of Rossbach and Leuthen, The Defeat at Valmy, The Disasters at Jena and Auerstadt, Scharnhorst Gneisenau & Clausewitz - The Great Reformers, Blood and Iron, Moltke Introduces Technical Warfare, German Method Versus French Élan - The War of 1870-1, German Army System 1870-1914, Bloodbaths of 1915-16, Psychological Preparation for War, 1933-9 - The Nazi War Cult, Blitzkrieg, The Battle of the Bulge etc. Red boards with gilt lettering on spine. A few spots of foxing on edges. Overall condition VG+. In VG illustrated dust wrapper.
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Jackon's Agricultural Holdings Being the Agricultural Holdings Act, 1923 and the Allotments Act, 1922. With Introduction and explanatory Notes and Forms, Together With a Manual on Tenant-Right Valuation

by Aggs, W. Hanbury:

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Sixth edition. xiv, 392 pp. Text clean. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Front hinge cracked. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Front edge of spine split along half of length. Short splits at top of spine. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Overall condition VG-.
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James Barry Munnik Hertzog

by Pirow, Oswald:

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Foreword by The Hon. Charles Te Water. 288 pp. Frontispiece - bust of Hertzog. A biography of the famous South African Hertzog - his early days, life in Kimberley, the Boer War, his political career, his contacts with Smuts, Havenga & Malan. Green boards with black lettering on spine. Some spots of foxing on prelims and light browning on page margins. Overall condition VG. In VG illustrated dust wrapper.
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Jan Christian Smuts

by Smuts, J. C.:

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First edition. xvi, 568 pp. Frontispiece, 38 other illustrations & map of South Africa. Some browning to ffep. In red cloth boards. Very slight rubbing to bottom corners. Overall condition VG+. No dust wrapper.
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Jan Hofmeyr - Heir to Smuts

by Tom Macdonald:

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First edition. 271 pp. Frontispiece, & 18 other b/w photographic illustrations. Inscription to previous owner from author on back of frontispiece. A biography of Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr, the great South African Liberal, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Mines and of Education in the Union Government. First 14 pages loose in a block. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Faded patch at top corner of front board. Top corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG-. In Good dust wrapper.
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Japan - Around the World Program

by Hall, Robert B.:

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American Geographical Society. 63 pp. 25 colour pastedown illustrations throughout text, many other photographs and line drawing illustrations. Illustrated paper covers (map of Japan. ) Overall condition VG.
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The Japanese Challenge

by Guillain, Robert:

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First English edition. Translated from the French by Patrick O'Brian. 345 pp + index. Maps on eps. An analysis of the astounding growth in Japan's economy and her rapidly increasing influence in the East and throughout the world. Brown boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top edge red. Bottom corner of back board rubbed. Overall condition VG. In Poor torn dust wrapper.
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Japanese Marks and Seals. Part I - Pottery, Part II - Illuminated Mss and Printed Books, Part III - Lacquer, Enamels, Metal, Wood, Ivory &c

by Bowes, James Lord:

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First edition. Presentation copy - Inscription by author to previous owner dated April 1882 on half-title. ix, 379 pp. Colour frontispiece & copious illustrations in text, mostly b/w but some colour. Colour Map of Japan. Contents: Part I: Pottery - Marks & Seals; Part II: Illuminated Manuscripts and Printed Books - Marks and Seals; Part III: Lacquer, Enamels, Metal, Wood, Ivory &c.; The Zodiacal Cycle and Year Periods. Text very clean. Pages loose from binding but all present. Top edge gilt. Original red cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on front board and spine. Overall condition Good+.
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The Japanese Fairy Book

by Ozaki, Yei Theodora:

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First edition. A collection of 22 Japanese fairy tales translated from the version written by Sadanami Sanjin. Illustrations are by Kakuzo Fujiyama, a Tokyo artist. xi, 296 pp. Frontispiece missing, 3 other colour plates. One plate loose. Many line drawing illustartions in text. Intermittent finger-soiling in text. ffep and half title missing. Hinges cracked. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Gilt vignette on front board. Cloth chipped from top and bottom of spine. Split of about 2.5 inches at bottom front edge of spine. Corners bumped and rubbed. Overall condition Good.
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Japan's Economic Recovery

by Allen, G.C.:

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Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs. First edition. xi, 215 pp. A survey of Japan's remarkable post-war resurgence in industry, trade, agriculture and finance. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition VG+. In VG- dust wrapper.
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Japan's Longest Day

by Pacific War Research Society:

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279 pp. Translated from Japanese. The story of Japan's struggle to surrender - August 1945 - told by the Japanese themselves. This book is the story of those 24 hours. Many b/w photographic illustrations in text. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition VG. In VG illustrated dust wrapper.
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Java Jack

by Binns, Ottwell:

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Ward Lock's Popular Novels No 51. 256 pp. Red and white paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Jaysus Wept! A "Holy Hour" of Bawdy Humour, Pathos and Pure Dublinese

by St. John, Pete:

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78 pp + 2 pp ads. A riotiously funny story of one hour in a Dublin Public House. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition VG.
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Authoritarian Libertarian?

by Dodge, Guy H. (editor):

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Problems in Political Science Series. Edited with an Introduction by Guy H. Dodge. First edition. xix, 100 pp. Intermittent underlining of text. Ex-library copy. Library stamp on ffep. free eps pasted onto boards and boards covered in clear laminate. Overall condition VG.
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Jennie - Lady Randolph Churchill. A Portrait with Letters

by Churchill, Peregrine & Mitchell, Julian:

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First edition. 285 pp. With 43 b/w illustrations. A biography of Lady Randolph Churchill (mother of Winston and Jack) revealed through her correspondences. Pink illustrated eps. Wine cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition Fine. No dust wrapper.
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Jervaulx Abbey

by W.L.C.:

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An account of the Cistercian Jervaulx Abbey in Yorkshire, England. 10 pp booklet with folding map at rear. Orange paper covers. Rusted staples. Overall condition VG.
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Jesse and his Friends

by Kitchen, Fred:

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First edition. Illustrated by Gerald Gardiner. Childrens story. 213 pp. Gilt illustration on front board. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Jesus - Friend of Birds and Beasts - Stories of Animals and Birds That Met Jesus in Palestine

by MacDougall Ferguson, J.M.:

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First edition. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood. Frontispiece &5 other illustrations. 80 pp. A collection of 12 stories for children about Jesus and the animals he met during his life, including The Gentle-Eyed Cow, The Sick Lamb, The Curious Camel, The Sparrows in the Marketplace, The Crowing Cock, The Lark's Song etc. One of the illustrations coloured in coloured pencil by previous owner. Spots of foxing on prelims and occasionally in text. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Cream boards with black lettering. Illustration on front board. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Boards a little grubby. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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