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The War of the Wireless Waves (1930)

£12.99

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Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press 1930. Hardback with no dust jacket in fair/ good condition - some light marking/ fading to boards and light bumping to top and bottom of spine. Pages are a little tanned with light foxing intermittently throughout and also some foxing to edge of textblock. There is some light damage to binding on title page. There is a presentation sticker (Sunday School) dated 1934 on front end paper.

A ripping yarn about the use of telegraphy, wireless messages ZZ rays and spies and skullduggery during the First World War. Presented in a red George and the Dragon embossed hard cover, it was a popular school and Sunday School prize for boys.

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Author(s):
Percy F. Westerman
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13cm by 19cm by 4.5cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
287
Publisher:
Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press
Title:
The War of the Wireless Waves

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Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press 1930. Hardback with no dust jacket in fair/ good condition - some light marking/ fading to boards and light bumping to top and bottom of spine. Pages are a little tanned with light foxing intermittently throughout and also some foxing to edge of textblock. There is some light damage to binding on title page. There is a presentation sticker (Sunday School) dated 1934 on front end paper.

A ripping yarn about the use of telegraphy, wireless messages ZZ rays and spies and skullduggery during the First World War. Presented in a red George and the Dragon embossed hard cover, it was a popular school and Sunday School prize for boys.

Author(s):
Percy F. Westerman
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13cm by 19cm by 4.5cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
287
Publisher:
Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press
Title:
The War of the Wireless Waves

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