Samstag, 9. April 2016
Die Schlachten des amerikanischen Bürgerkriegs (1861-1865) für Kinder und Jugendliche aufbereitet (Die Abbildungen zeigen eine Auswahl der Illustrationen):
GRAND ARMY PICTURE BOOK FROM APRIL 12 1861 to APRIL 26th 1865. By Hugh Craig.
Published in 1890 by George Routledge & Sons Limited of New York, London Glasgow and Manchester.
This book is full of full page color Chromolithographs of the Civil War, as well as many full page black and white engravings of battle scenes as well. Very first page is Cavalry Fight. Last page is Battle of Stone's River, Tenn.
Canada in Khaki No. 2: A Tribute to the Officers and Men now serving in the Overseas Military Forces of Canada,
published in 1917 by The Pictorial Newspaper Co., Ltd. (London), for the Canadian War Records Office.
This large (8 X 10.5 in.), 172 page softcover magazine is replete with stories, commentaries, poems and illustrations pertaining to the Canadian War Effort in France during WWI.
Stories include: The Corps Commander Canadians Through British Eyes Canada in Hunland We Are Winning -- But Send More Men! The Lusitania Began It Odes to Army Forms Christmas Day on Vimy Ridge (by F. A. McKenzie) A Fight With a Submarine Ye Olde Mess Tin Speakethe! The Knight-Errant from Saskatchewan (by Donovan Bayley) and more...
Lots of black and white photos and illustrations (including quite a few cartoons), and a few color illustrations. There are 34 pages of ads
HALL GROAT Sr. - American Heroes War Plane
Acrylic on illustration board - 17 x 26 in. This original acrylic on illustration board painting is of an historic fighter prop plane. The piece is painted in rich blue, white, gray and bronze/