Bird Will R.
Title THE TWO JACKS; Signed By Author and Two Jacks
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No D.j.
Edition First Edition
Size 8 Vo,.
Publisher Toronto The Ryerson Press 1954
Inscription Signed by Author & Two Jacks
Seller ID 112556032
green cloth, gilt spine, ix, 209 pages, 12 full page b & w plates,top of spine worn, signed in ink on the half title by Veness, Fairweather and Will Bird, first edit., first printing,,(Sept. 54'), 3 line ink inscription of former owner on front free endpaper,,Veness and Fairweather enlisted at near the same time and met in England. Both were sent as lieutenants to the North Nova Scotia Highlanders. On D Day both were taken prisoner, escaped to fight with the French Underground...the rest makes for thrilling reading. Both were fine, modest men, who are now gone.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground Movements -- France.,World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal Narratives, Canadian., Fairweather, Jack Lee, 1924-, Veness, Jack Mersereau.Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945 -- Re?cits personnels canadiens., NORTH NOVA SCOTIA REGIMENT,