1st ed., 1944. 16 pp., cold., ills. Cold., pictorial boards; 24 x 18cm. A little foxing o/w V.G. Fire Services Act, 1947 (49 pp., with small mark to front & a tear, without loss, to rear) + Oil Installations and Risks (4 pp., typed & stapled on blind crested paper) + Hydraulics (4pp., typed & stapled on blind crested paper), all tipped-in. Published in October 1944, this is a record of the National Fire Service during World War II, offering an interesting and close-up perspective on the Blitz. Illustrated with full colour drawings. Also tipped-in to this copy is the Fire Services Act, 1947, together with typed notes on Oil Installations and Risks, and on Hydraulics. Uncommon.