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New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1905. Octavo; 424 pp; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with red text to silver bars; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; rubbed edges; intact boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; some light foxing to first and last few pages; map tipped in at rear; light pencil inside; mild stress to front gutter; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled edges; illustrated with maps;.
Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1987. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 252; G/G; black/blue spine with white and gilt text; dust jacket has slight toning to spine and edges; small chips to edges; some soiling to exterior; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece.
Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard, n.d. . Limited First Edition [#312/1000]. Octavo, 108 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, golden yellow lettering: light age-toning/mild wear/scattered light fingerprint marks and other minor imperfections to covers of DJ, lettering (especially text to back cover) affected yet clear and legible; sticker to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering: very light soiling to covers, very mild edgewear; light age-toning mostly to top, minor scattered foxing to text-block; signed by pinterior clean; ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; INSCRIBED by Bearrs to previous owner, dated 12/15/95; SIGNED by Bearss to limitation page, No. 312 of 1000 signed and numbered copies stated to limitation page, "1st Edition" stated to title page; shelved Civil War.
Jackson: Mississippi Commission on the War Between the States, 1962. first edition. Octavo; G/G+; light gray/blue spine with black text; dust jacket is covered w/mylar and has moderate wear on exterior, mostly on rear; minor wear along edges with small chips at corners; price clipped front flap; light foxing along fore edges; cloths have slight wear on exterior & along edges, mores so at joints; panels are strong & intact; text blocks have slight wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked; pp 621-624 are loose, but still present; otherwise pages have good binding; unmarked pages; pp 636. Inscribed to Sen George L. Radcliffe by John D. Holland, Mayor of Vicksburg, Mississippi in 1962.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1972. first printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; beige spine with black text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and has soilng and small tear on spine; taped head & tail edges of dj to pastedowns; cloth is clean w/ light wear on spine, otherwise clean exterior & strong panels; text block has light foxing on exterior edges & on first few pages; small stain on ffep; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 513.
London: John Murray, 1919. 12mo; pp 290; G/no-DJ; tan spine with black text; cloth has light soiling to exterior, some sunning to spine, rubbing to edges and corners; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, newspaper clippings adhered to pastedowns, previous owner's name to ffep, light pencil in margins throughout;.
New York & Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1897. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Navy blue spine with gilt text & vertical filigree designs; 2 volumes; Panels are half-bound with leather spine & corners and cloth which have slightly sunned exterior; wear along edges ; text blocks have darkened on exterior edges; slight foxing on pages throughout; previous owner's book plate on front pastedowns; cracking along front hinges at bindings; pp 341 + 309; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Devonshire: The Bermuda College, 1982. Second. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; orange spine, black text; cover has faint spotting, sunning, partially removed price sticker on back, rubbing, slight wrinkling on front; textblock has staining around edges, sporadic spotting throughout, folds in corners of pages 50 and 52, otherwise clean; pp 124; inscribed by author.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, 1993. Octavo; pp 319; VG/VG-; teal blue spine with light blue text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has little wear to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; interior clean; tight binding;.
Washington, D.C. The Biological Sciences Foundation, Ltd., 1953. One volume only; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, boards have some minor edge wear, back board has a few small dents on top and bottom edge, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 539 pp.
Washington, D.C. The Biological Sciences Foundation, Ltd., 1960. One volume only; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, front board has some very mild rubbing on bottom edge, front board has some rubbing/very small scuffs, pastedowns age toned, front board has former owner's small sticker near bottom, binding strong; Textblock age toned, tail edge has some mild rubbing, interior clean; 446 pp.
New York: Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1969. Reprint, revised edition. Thick Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light blue spine with gold text on a black bar; Boards are lightly sunned with minor wear on exterior or edges, but panels are clean and strong; Text block is very minimally age toned with clean pages and tight binding; pp 960.
Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2003. First Thus. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Brownish mustard yellow on spine, white text: Boards are strong and clean, rubbind to both sides with light scuffing, general shelfwear, binding solid: Textblock is clean: First SUNY Press Edition: 253 pp.
London: Forster Groom & Co. LTD., 1923. First Edition. Octavo, viii-288 pages. Hard cover red and black boards with no dust jacket. Very good. There is a small sticker from previous bookseller as well as an inscription in ink by former owner on the inside of front board. Binding is tight. Strong age toning/yellowing to pages, but the text is clean and unmarked. Foxing to the inside of boards and on endpapers. Includes maps at rear of book. Boards show light shelf wear and rubbing, but the spine is strongly faded and sunned; still good and wrapped in a protective transparent sleeve for added protection. Shelve in Case # 9.
Lanham, Boulder, New York, London: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2000. Large octavo; pp 263; G/G; white spine with brown text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; light toning to rear; cloth has light wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; slight bowing to front board; faint damp stain to spine tail edge; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slight underlining and margin markings throughout.
Berlin: Ch. Links Verlag, 1995. Large Octavo; pp 205; VG-/no-DJ; gray spine with blue text; boards have light sunning to exterior; some rubbing also to exterior; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; photographic endpapers; previous owner's name and embossed stamp to half title page; interior clean; German text.
New York: Collins/HarperCollins, 2007. First Edition. Quarto; pp 144; VG/G; copper spine with black and white text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; some scruffing to exterior; slight sticker residue to rear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed by F-Stop Fitzgerald;.
Greenville, SC: Southern Historical Press, 1989. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 242; Fair/no-DJ; light blue spine with black text; cloth has noticeable wear to edges and joints; rubbed panels; slight sticker residue to lower spine; black and gilt illustration to front; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; some soiling to endpapers; frontispiece; some light writing inside; ex-library slip and sticker to rear pastedown; illustrated;.
Saint-Parres-lès-Vaudes: La Contra-Reforme Catholique. Mixed Editions. Small Octavo; VG/VG; white spines with black and red text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Sourate I: La Benediction and Sourate II: Dieu des Delivrances, pp 344; vol. 2, Sourate III: Dieu des Delivrances et cinq etudes linguistiques et historiques, pp 315; vol. 3, Sourate IV: Le Dieu des Fecondites, Sourate V: C'est le Dieu Qui Est Roi! et une etude linguistique et historique: la Ka'ba, pp 335; dust jackets have light wear to exteriors; cloths clean; strong boards; text blocks clean; French text;.
Adele, South Australia: Speciality Printers Pty, Ltd., 1971. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-with plastic cover; Spine is white with light olive photo and red text; text on spine is deeply faded. DJ has some light shelf wear including curling of DJ on right front and rear. Edges are fine but text block has some age yellowing; book is unmarked; pp. 309. This is a quite rare account of Australian commando operations in New Guinea during World War II. It is well llustrated with photos and maps. Author was chaplain for the Commandos.
[Remington, Va.]: Military History Press, 2006. First North American Edition, Limited #805/1400. Quarto., iii, 227 pages; VG; bound in full burgundy morocco with gilt lettering and tooling; full gilt text block, minor scratching; sewn in ribbon; limited to 1,400 copies and signed by translator on bookplate to rear pastedown; shelved above case 7.
[Remington, Va.]: Military History Press, 2005. First North American Edition, Limited #60/1000. Quarto., 347 pages; VG; bound in full burgundy morocco with gilt lettering and tooling; full gilt text block, minor scratching; sewn in ribbon; limited to 1,000 copies and signed by translator on bookplate to front pastedown; shelved above case 7.
London, Great Britain: Faber and Faber Limited, 1980. UK Printing. 8vo. VG/ VG. sky blue DJ spine, densely titled in white and smaller black capitals for author and publisher beneath. fully illustrated jacket front/rear, with grayscale pictorial images. minimal edgewear, lower inner flaps are a touch foxed, fep/ffep likewise.powder blue clothbound HB with stamped silver titling down spine. neatly cornered boards, sheets in excellent condition, with 36 plates and 26 diagrams. neat interior and slim ivory edges. 170 pp. ISBN# 051115152.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First American Edition. Octavo; VG/Fair; turquoise & black spine with white lettering; DJ missing approx. 2" x 1 1/2" piece at bottom of spine as well as 1" x 3/8 piece at top, 1 3/4" x 1/2" piece missing on back panel toward bottom of the wrap, price clipped, other minor edge-wear, protected in mylar cover; Boards strong, clean minimal bumping to corners; inside front end paper has prior owner's name and date in ink; minor pencil markings (erasable) on a few pages, otherwise textblock clean; pp, 415+.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1947. First edition. Octavo; pp 292; G/Fair; sunned blue spine with yellow text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior, chipping to edges, tape mends to edges, price clipped front flap, as is; cloth has sunning to exterior, tail edge of dj has adhered to boards due to moisture; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
n.p. Army History Section, 1995. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 159; VG/paperback; dark green spine with white text; covers have light shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; intact panels; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; previous bookshop's sticker inside front cover;.
United States: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1999. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is thin with no text, double staple bound; Covers have light rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are strong ; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 57; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2008. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Orange spine with black, white, and green text/title; dustjacket has some light scuff marks and faint brown staining on the back dj with overall mild edgewear (smaller tear on the front dj); boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 266.
Wayne, New Jersey: Avery Publishing Group, Inc., 1984. Large Octavo; pp 125; G+/paperback; Gray/ivory spine with blue and ivory text; maps in rear; covers have moderate wear to exterior, minor wear to edges, light sunning to exterior, sticker to rear; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Washington, DC: Brassey's Inc., 2002. First Edition. Small Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers are clean with light shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock exterior has some sunning, age toning, title page inscribed by author to a previous owner, rest of pages unmarked: First Edition: 386 pp.
London: Putnam Aeronautical Books, 1992. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 221; G/G; silver/beige spine with black text; dust jacket slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; price sticker to rear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior edges lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1989. reprint. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has minor shelf wear with clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear on exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 498.
Providence, RI; London: Brown University Press; Lund Humphries, 1962. Reprinted. Large octavo; pp 564; VG-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt to red bar; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; map illustrations to endpapers; light toning toward page edges of first few pages, otherwise clean; profusely illustrated in color, including maps; frontispiece; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: WhiteHall Histories, 2002. small 4tos., 2 volumes; VG/VG; spines blue with white lettering; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; minimal shelfwear; text blocks clean, small smudge to lower corner of volume 2; Volume 1; September 1939-October 1940, with 178 pages, photos and plans. Volume II; November 1940- December 1941, with 318 pages, photos and plans; ISBN 9780714652054 and 9780714651798; shelved Naval History.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1940 . First Edition, Second Printing. small Octavo, 167 pages; G+; bound in publisher's blue pictorial wraps, black lettering to spine; chipping most edges, including hinges; INSCRIBED in pencil by Paul Brown on ffep, with pencil drawing of a man smoking a cigar; HP consignment; shelved case 9.