New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine, gold and black/white text; dust jacket has general shelfwear, minor soiling on spine, price cut; boards strong, slightly bowed; text block slightly age toned; inscribed by author on title page; First Edition; 122pp.
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Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982. first edition. Small quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has very slight wear along edges, just minor chipping at corners; Cloth has slight shelf wear at edges, very clean and strong panels otherwise; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges due to use & handling, with clean text pages & tight binding; pp 288.
London: Macdonald & Co., 1964. First Edition. Octavo;VG/G-; Pictorial spine of Naval WWI landing with black text; Dust Jacket has 3 1/2" closed edge tear that is well repaired and in mylar protective cover; Boards clean and tight with only minimal edgewear to top and bottom of spine; Textblock clean, Rear free endpaper has a 3/4" "X" marked in ink; pp. 266.
London: Routledge, 1990. First edition. Octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Black spine with glossy silver lettering. Slight shelf-wear with several small and faint stains to the covers. Faint vertical stains at the rear cover, about eight inches in length. Binding intact. Orange remainder mark at bottom edge of text block. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 285pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Light brown/off-white spine with white text; Dust jacket has mylar cover and as clean exterior w/o defect; Boards are very lightly sunned with strong, stable panels; Text block has no marks, & pages are crisp w/tight binding & deckled fore edges; lightly handled; pp 584.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2005. second edition. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned spine which is otherwise clean, as well as strong and intact panels; Text block shows very minimal wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 471.
Newport Rhode Island: Naval War College Press, September 2007. US Printing. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. dark orange, and shades of yellow shade the upper spine, lower third is gray--small centered capitals for title in uppercase white and black. two small raised ridges close to head and foot of the skinny spine. only a touch thumbed, perused. figures and tables are included within the textblock. volume neat, no writing, outer edges clean. 1158 pp. ISBN# 9781884733468. [Naval War College - Newport Papers --30].
Washington: Air Force History and Museums Program, 1998. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Red spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has minimal shelf wear with strong, clean & intact panels; Text block shows only slight wear with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 535.
Hampshire: Authors and Trustees of The John Bodley Trust, None listed. First. Octavo; Fair/Paperback with no diust jacket. Dark green spine with silver lettering. Cover has moderate shelf wear including chipping on all edges, scratch/abrasion on back cover; Moderate spine crease; Text block and edges show minor moisture damage with page rippling but no staining, Books carries insciption from one of the authors to the former owner; Former owner has included typed page explanation of relationship to author. pp. 214. This is a collection of individual accounts of the Rifle Brigade's operation on the Borneo/Indonesia border during the "War of Confrontation". These stories focus on the last six months of the conflict before Borneo became part of a newly independent Malaysia. Rare.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1983. Octavo; pp 315; G/G-; ivory spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket shows moderate sunning to spine, price clipped to front flap, mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1996. First edition. Octavo; pp 427; VG-/VG-; gray spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minimal wear to edges, former bookshop's label to rear; cloth has light soiling to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, deckled fore edges; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
New York, London, Toronto: Simon & Schuster, 1993. second printing. Octavo; G/G-; Burgundy spine with light blue & yellow text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj edges are worn w/some fraying; cloth spine & paper boards show some wear along edges; boards are strong & intact; text block has light wear on exterior edges, w/light smudges; ffeps are cracking from tail & head edges to midway along binding at hinge; pp 605 is slightly loose from binding; otherwise pages are unmarked & bound; pp 607.
Washington: Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1986. reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Beige spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned exterior which is otherwise clean and panels are strong; Text block shows only slight wear due to handling, pp 236 has slight wrinkling at head edge with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 260.
Washington, DC: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1964. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Dark blue spine with black plate and gold text: Boards are strong and clean with mild general shelfwear, front paste down has inscription note to a previous owner signed by Robert R. McMeekin, director of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology at the time of publication: Textblock is clean with slight age toning, pages are clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 422 pp.
London, New York, Sydney & Auckland: Arnold/Hodder Headline Group, 1997. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with black text; Boards are covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and have slightly rubbed exterior which is otherwise clean, with strong and intact panels; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges and shows some wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 490.
Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire, 1954. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, significant tears at top and bottom edges, some spotting, wear to spine edges and flap folds, tape on rear flap fold, price-clipped; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, mild warping, wear to spine caps; Textblock has tanning to endpapers, ex-libris pasted to front endpapers, clean text, small tear at inside corner of page 64, mild age-toning to paper; 257 pages, illustrated with b & w plates.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1975. first printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; Cloth has very slight shelf wear on panels such as lightly rubbed exterior and edges but otherwise strong, intact and sturdy panels; Text block shows light wear due to handling on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; sticker and previous owner's name of ffep; pp 452. Inscribed.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Beige/blue spine with red text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has slightly sunned exterior, lightly age toned flap edges; minor rubbing at head & tail spine edges; overall dj is clean & intact; cloth is slightly sunned w/ minor rubbing along edges; text block has lightly age toned exterior edge with clean pages & tight binding; pp 216.
Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1977. US Printing. larger 8vo. VG/VG-. solid red DJ, spine titling is wide and centered, large black capitals between small editors and publisher. DJ spine tip, tail and outer extremities are a touch worn and whitish. edgewear is moderate, though heavier where some creasing, folds and closed tears. as is. price-clipped front inner flap. mild red clothbound HB with stamped black titling, some wear to spine ends. lightly read copy, interior is illustrated with 112 titled figures within the chapters. 328 pp. ISBN# 0891281162.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1995. Small quarto; pp 303; VG-/G; yellow spine with black and brown text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; minor spots to pp 204-205, 208-211; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
New York and Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc, 1939. First edition. Octavo; pp 191; G/Fair; sun tanned spine with blue text; dust jacket has chipping to edges, sun browned exterior, rubbing to fore edges, price clipping to front flap; cloth shows sunning to spine, slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown, deckled fore edge; interior clean;.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981,1986. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 601+850; VG-/G; black spines with ivory text; 2 volumes; full title: History of the Second World War: British Intelligence in the Second World War; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor wear to edges; cloths show minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges; several maps tipped into text pages; some moderate highlighting throughout; map endpapers.
Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2001. First Edition. Small oblong octavo: VG-/no-DJ hardback: Black spine with white text: Boards are strong with mild shelfwear, some faint soiling/liquid spots to front and back, binding tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages free of markings, folds and tears: 144 pp.
Tokyo: Kenkyusha, 1962. 10mo; pp 442; G+/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; full title: Commodore Perry's Visit to Okinawa, Selection from Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan; beige slipcase has age toned exterior, some wear to edges; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; English and Japanese text.
New York & London: Thomas Yoseloff, Publisher, 1959. new edition. Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has minor edge wear, exterior just has light rubbing; dj has price clipped front flap; cloth has slight smudges on panels which are otherwise strong & intact; text block has minor wear & pages have tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; small tear at fore edge of p 613; deckled fore edge; pp 613.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1959. Sixth Printing. 10mo; pp 180; G-/G-; bluish green spine with black and white text; dust jacket shows slight stain to rear; rubbed fore edges; lightly sunned spine; modest wear to exterior; slight soiling to rear; minor chips to edges; light stains to flaps; mylar wrap; cloth has small stain to head front edge; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; staining to first few pages at head edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Orange, VA: Moss Publications, 1985. First printing. Small quarto; pp 166; VG/VG; blue spine with black text; number 430 of 1000 numbered, inscribed copies; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has minimal shelf wear, stickers to front flap; cloth has clean, light sunning to exteriors, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, embossed stamp encircling limited edition numbers to ffep, inscription to ffep; interiors clean;.
London: J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1979. First edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light blue spine with red text; Dust jacket has slightly age toned exterior with minimal edge wear and sticker on front flap, otherwise w/o defect; Boards are lightly sunned with clean and sturdy panels; Text block has slight shelf wear, clean pages with tight binding; pp 239.
Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1904,1905,1915. 43rd, 68th, & 80th editions. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; 4 volumes: v. 1 - 1815- Le Premiere Restauration - Le Retour D'lle D'Elbe (80th edition), v. 2 - 1815 - Waterloo (43rd edition), v. 3 - 1815 - La Seconde Abdication - La Terreur Blanche (80th edition) and v. 4 - 1814 (68th edition); Boards are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exteriors and edges, otherwise panels are sturdy and intact; Text blocks have darkened due to age with slight writing on half title page of vols. 1, 2 & 3, and cracking along hinges of vol. 4, and light foxing toward first few pages with good bindings; pp 2402. French text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1946. Octavo; pp 403; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; cracked front gutter; blue pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 748; VG/paperback; gray,green and beige spine with green text; full title: United States Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Northwest Africa: Seizing The Initiative in the West; covers are lightly sunned; minor wear to edges; sticker to spie; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1957. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned exterior with some rubbing along edges, but otherwise has intact and strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on ffep, slight stain spot toward head edge on front pastedown & ffep, and shows only slight wear otherwise, which is due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 748.
York: American History Publications, 1971. Facsimile reprint. Small Quarto; VG-/G; Off-white spine with black & red text; This volume only; Dust jacket has slightly age toned exterior edges with some minor edge wear and some rubbing along fore edges, slight writing on rear; Boards have slightly sunned head edge with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges with previous owner's label on front end paper, unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 106.
Riverview: The Kensal Press, 1991. Octavo; VG/VG; orange/gray spine with yellow text; dust jacket is clean with mylar covering; cloth is quite clean with strong and sturdy panels; text block shows minimal wear; exterior is clean; text pages are clean with tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 420.
Gaithersburg, MD: Ron R. Sickle Military Books, 1988. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 335; VG/VG-; dark blue spine with gilt text; original published in 1924; dust jacket shows only slight rubbing to exterior; minor scratches to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows light stain to exterior head and fore edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1999. Octavo; VG/VG; Spine is a photograph of an orange sunset sky, black text. DJ has general shelf wear, sticker residue on front, but no tears; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has sticker residue and a small surface tear on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 161.
Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1994. Reprinted. Quarto; pp 576; VG/G; white spine with black text; dark blue slipcase shows modest soiling to exterior; dust jacket has modest soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1993. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black/beige spine with white text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and shows minimal wear on exterior; clean and intact; cloth spine & paper boards are strong with clean, unmarked exterior; text block has light wear on exterior edges; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; deckled fore edge; pp 433.