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Dimsie

Donald Stones

Dimsie

memoirs of a pilot from air to ground : a trilogy

by Donald Stones

  • 64 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Wingham Press in Canterbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stones, Donald.,
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Air Force -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Personal narratives.,
  • Pilots -- England -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonald Stones.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p., (48) p. of plates :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21751713M
    ISBN 101873454082
    OCLC/WorldCa26355858

    Dimsie: Memoirs of a Pilot from Air to Ground - A Trilogy by Stones, Donald. Canterbury: Wingham Press, Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover in dust jacket. Light shelf wear to jacket. Old price sticker neatly to front endpaper. Otherwise . Explore books by Dorita Fairlie Bruce with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

      () Elizabeth Enright’s book is a wonderful choice if you are looking for chapter books about strong independent girls. Nine year old Garnet’s family farm has been suffering from lack of rain but when she finds a silver thimble and the rains come, Garnet’s wonderful summer begins. Dorita Fairlie Bruce died, in Scotland, in Thinking back to the few Dimsie books that I read, in the late 's and early 's - it is amazing to think that they were originally published around 60 years previously and were about a time that I really knew little about. However, the likeable, but realistic characters in these books.

    'Reprinted from plates, '. Grey card covers with green lettering to front and spine strip. Colour illustrated frontispiece - 'Dimsie was on her knees gathering Lintie into her arms'. 26 chapters. Quite thick card pages. Viii plus pages. Text is clean. Crayon/ pencil marks to a free front end paper - which lists 'The Dimsie Books' to date. Dorita Fairlie Bruce. You are viewing all stock written by "Dorita Fairlie Bruce". We currently have 84 books by this author in stock. 84 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.


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Currently unavailable.Dimsie Among the Prefects. Bruce, Dorita Fairlie The 4th book in the 'Dimsie' series. Colour frontispiece + 4 b/w ills. Hardback: dj chipped on top edge, slight wear on spine tips and corners, some damage on spine repaired on reverse with tape, pale blue cloth with red spine lettering, sunned where dj defective, inscription on flyleaf, else.