London: Richard Bentley, 1857. First. 8vo, 344pp in purple cloth, quarter-bound in black morocco with gilt titles on spine. 4 plates including frontis., plus folding map and panoramic view tipped in at back. Condition is Good Minus, binding tight, heavily worn spine, joints/hinges are split but loosely attached and a 1" chip in the spine. (please see all four photos for details) NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
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Great Britain: The Naval & Military Press, Ltd., May 27, 2013. Facsimile Reprint. 8vo(s). VG+/ - no DJ. light olive wraps spine, glossy with white series, centered black titling, volume indicator in white and b/w publisher segment. glossy volumes all, Volume 1: From the outbreak of war with Germany to June 1917, 445 pp. and section of rear maps; Volume 2: Part I : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 394 pp., with glossary and maps following. Volume 2: Part II : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 395-748 pp, with appendices, indexes and maps following. lightly perused interior, excellent textblock with minimal edge shelfwear. ISBN# 9781845749521.
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+.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 512 pages, VG/VG; white and blue pictorial DJ, red lettering: very mild wear to covers, "U.S. $27.50 / Can. $37.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue faux-leather paper spine, lighter blue matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean, with several black-and-white photographic plates; INSCRIBED by Ambrose to first blank page; shelved Window or WWII.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. Thick Octavo, 1172 pages; VG-/VG-; spine green with yellow and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has mild chipping and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine; top edge of text block red; with 78 maps including foldout and 50 illustrations; shelved Napoleon.
San Francisco/New York: Grabhorn Press/Random House, 1931. Limited Edition [#886/980]. 4to., 142 pp., VG-/no DJ; quarter-bound, gilt lettering to brown title label affixed to black cloth spine, blue paper boards; general shelfwear, bumping with material loss to corners of boards, star pattern to boards faded yet visible; age-toning and waving to text-block, beveled fore- and bottom-edges; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down; notations in pencil to bfep and back paste-down; very mild age-staining to front endpapers; SIGNED by Angelo stated to limitation page, No. 886 out of 980 copies, most of which were unsigned; shelved front table.
New York: J. S. Redfield, 1853. First Edition. Octavo, 227 pages; G+; bound in brown cloth, spine has heavily faded gilt lettering and tooling; binding has moderate shelf wear, with heavy fraying at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners, has staining to the lower boards; pages have minor age toning, have heavy detachment at the front hinge; ex library, with decimal code written on the spine in ink and due date slip inlaid on the inner back cover; contains a fold-out map; shelved case 9.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, n.d. [c. 1916]. First American Edition. Thin octavo, 31 pages, G+; purple cloth boards, no lettering to spine, gilt lettering and gilt floral border/motif to front board: spine age-toned brown, nick with material loss to middle of spine, bumping/fraying to head and tail; slight bumping/fraying with material loss to corners; buckling to cloth on front and back boards; age-toned to text-block, slight chipping to deckle edges; mild age-toning to leaves, text legible; moderate rectangle of age-toning to title page from tissue guard protecting frontispiece; INSCRIBED "Alice from Shane / 1917" to ffep; shelved Case 0.
Washington, DC: Military Intelligence Service, 1942. November 25,1942. VG+ Small octavo in light gray wraps with black text. No text on spine. Stamped "Received Nov. 30 1942 GNR, QI". Small closed tear on front cover, small creases to head of spine and small chip off of tail of spine. Light foxing to exterior of textblock and rear wrap. Light wear to corners. Shelved case #1.
Alexandria: O'Donnell Publications, 2010. third edition. Small Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Orange spine with black text; Boards have very slightly sunned and lightly rubbed exterior, but otherwise are clean and panels are strong; Text block shows only slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 616. Signed by Michael J. O'Donnell. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: American News Company, 1866. First Edition. Octavo, 447 pages; G+; fully bound in green cloth, spine has gilt lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and fraying on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy rubbing and discoloration, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have age-toning and minor detachment from pages 192-215; has an ex libris plate on the inner front board; shelved civil war.
Mockba [Moscow]: РЕДАКЦИОННО-ИЗДАТЕЛЬСКИЙ ЦЕНТР [Editorial Publishing Center], 1994. First Edition. 4to., 200 pp., VG/VG-; silver and black pictorial DJ with blue lettering; mild wear to covers, mostly rubbing to edges and corners, slight chipping to head of spine; navy blue paper boards, gold lettering to spine and front board; cocking to spine, shelf lean, buckling to text-block, binding strong; interior contains numerous full-color/black-and-white photographs; text in Russian, with a one-page summary of the volume in English to p. 199, "the first monographic publication on the history of Russian award weapons"; housed in cardboard slipcase; shelved Weapons.
Dayton, OH: Data Corporation, 1965. Large Octavo; Good; gray spines with blue text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Cameras, Magazines and Mounts; vol. 2, Controls, Accessories and Miscellaneous Equipment; vol. 3, Test Equipment; gray 3-post binders; exteriors show slight wear to exteriors; sturdy panels; slight smudges to exteriors; text blocks has slight toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1921. Octavo; pp 1075; G-; 1/4 bound blue leather spine with gilt text to red bar; blue marbled boards; no jacket; exterior shows some rubbing to edges and joints; marbled boards; slightly sunned spine; text block has age toned exterior edges; marbled endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior pages slightly age toned;.
New York: Editions for the Armed Services, 1948. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan box without print; Box has brown wrapping tape cut at edges, with penciled title “Book of lists of books for armed services”, broken corners; Book boards in blue cloth with gold print, in cellophane wrapper, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 139 pages.
London: HMSO; Hasrrison and Sons, 1908. Revised. Octavo; vg/none; red cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex library, stamps; minor edge wear and bumping; text block clean; 477 pp.; tables; edges, red sprinkles; light foxing and toning starts; binding shaken; spine sunned; spot discoloration; else good.
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1885. Octavo; pp 323; Fair/no-DJ; 3/4 light brown leather spine with gilt text to burgundy bars; marble boards; front board detached but present; chips to spine; noticeable wear to edges; bumped corners; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to gutters; frontispiece; previous owner's name to front pastedown; previous owner's label to front pastedown; browning to interior corners of pastedowns and first endpapers; interior clean; illustrated with charts and graphs.
Navy Department, Bureau of Navigation. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Metal & wooden binding with an uncovered spine w/o text; Boards have rubbed and sunned exterior with markings on front, light white spotting on front & rear, bumped corners and some minor smudges; Text block has slightly age toned coloring with deckled edges, writing and underlining throughout, sticker label of previous owner on front pastedown, slight rust on end papers from metal binding; pp 224.
Fort Sill, OK: The Field Artillery School, 1922. Thin Large Octavo; pp 26; Good; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with bookplate to front pastedown; few mild smudges to title page; ex-library circulation label to rear endpaper; interior clean; illustrated;.
Fort Sill, OK: The Field Artillery School, 1922. Thin Large Octavo; pp 26; Good-; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with bookplate to front pastedown; ex-library circulation label to rear endpaper; chip to title page at tail edge; light smudges to first and last few pages; illustrated;.
Fort Sill, OK: The Field Artillery School, 1922. Thin Large Octavo; pp 26; Good; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with bookplate to front pastedown; ex-library circulation label to rear endpaper; light smudges to first and last few pages; illustrated;.
New York, London, Totonto: Scribner, 1995. First Scribner edition. Thick Octavo, 1172 pages; VG-/G+; spine green with yellow and black lettering; this volume only; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has some chipping and closed tears, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; spine slightly cocked; top edge pf text block red; with 78 maps including foldout and 50 illustrations; shelved Napoleon;.
London: Folio Society, 2000. Reprinted. Octavo; VG; brown spines with gilt text; no jackets; volumes 4,5,6 only; brown slipcase; slipcase has split start to rear head and tail edges; mild wear to exterior; vol. 4, The Hinge of Fate, pp ; vol. 5, Closing the Ring, pp 623; vol. 6, Triumph and Tragedy, pp 658; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks clean; frontispieces; illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions.
Arlington: Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, 2011. Third Edition. Quarto; 3rd edition; VG/VG; hardcover; navy blue and gold spine with gold text; dust jacket clean, with minor wear/scratches, slight curling along head edge; Boards have minor shelf-wear but sturdy; text block is clean and includes DVD; 342p. Oversized listing. Please contact seller for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.
Washington: 1856. Quarto; G-/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, corners reinforced with black tape, spine caps tattered, spine tail taped, large surface tear at top portion of spine, surface tears along spine hinges, fading to rear, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has ink inscription on front flyleaf, bookplates on front pastedown, endpapers torn along hinge, rear endpapers reinforced at hinge with tape, library stamps on title page and first page of text, pinhole stamp on title page, age-toning to paper; At head of title: “Senate, 34th Congress, 1st Session, Ex. Doc. No. 96”; 703 pages, tables, folded map tipped-in at rear.
Washington: The Admiral Dewey Reception Committee, 1901. 66/700. Quarto; pp 127; VG-; navy spine with silver text; silver flag and titles to front; blind stamped borders to front and back panels; limited edition to 700 copies; no. 66/700; cloth has light wear to exterior; some rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; light offset to front endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Paris: Histoire & Collections, 2010. Quarto; pp 272; VG-; white spine with army green and gray text; no jacket; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild smudges to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
Washington: Public Affairs Press, 1962. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with black print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tear to rear bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, spotting on front and rear, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; ix, 170 pages.
New York: The Viking Press, 1946. Octavo; pp 260; G/G-; black spine with red and beige text; dust jacket has noticeable sunning to exterior; few chips to edges; cloth shows light foxing to spine and toward fore edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated with many maps and drawings;.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition. Octavo; pp 540; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to spine; minor wear to corners and spine edges; smudges to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece.
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood & Sons LTD., 1957. First Edition. Octavo. VG condition hardcover. xvii, 492 pages including appendices and index. Book in very good condition except for slight age yellowing to pages. Tight binding, text is clean and unmarked. 33 plates, printed on one side of special art paper. 21 campaign maps. Silver titling on spine and "Princess Mary's Own" emblem in silver on front cover. Standard age wear and rubbing to green boards. Green spine with silver lettering.
Paris: Histoire & Collections, 1995. Quarto; pp 112; VG/VG-; white spine with red text; dust jacket has sunned spine; slight shelf wear to exterior; cloth shows little wear to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; text in French.
Hartford: Andruss and Star, 1815. Early reprint. Two volumes in octavo. Fair. Two volumes on a related subjects in identical bindings. The book by LaBaume is missing its title page. Worn leather covers and spines exhibit significant rubbing. Volume 1 missing part of leather along the head of its backstrip. Hinges of both volumes loose. Owner markings to front and rear end paper and pastedown of both volumes. Binding fair to good for both volumes. Text block solid, but hinges are loose. Some stains to the pages of both volumes. We are including the book by LaBaume with the book by Porter as part of a matched set. Volume 1 is 400pp. Volume 2 is to 354pp.
Pittsburgh: Boxwood Press, 1960. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, slight age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; xlvi, 373 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w tables, graphs, charts, some folded).
London: William Kimber & Co. Limited, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 256; G/G; yellow spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; rubbing to corners; cloth has light sunning to exterior; mild bumping to corners; sturdy boards; text block has some wear to exterior edges, due to handling; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1989. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 125; VG-; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; limited edition, number 230; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong, intact boards; text block show light foxing to exterior fore and head edges; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Columbia, SC: Palmetto Bookworks, 1991. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 600; G-/no-DJ; teal blue spine with gilt text; reprinted with some new material; cloth has slight wear to panels; ex-library sticker remnant to spine, as is; some wear to corners; gilt borders to front; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; some soiling to endpapers; frontispiece; some light ink inside; ex-library sticker to rear endpaper, as is;.
Wien and Leipzig: A. Edlinger's Verlag, 1911,1912,1913,1914. Octavo; G/no-DJ; light yellow spines with black text; 10 volumes in 5 bound books; cloths are covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay cloths have moderately panels are strong; text blocks show only slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; darkening on exterior edges due to age; ex-library with stamps & markings on first two pages of vols; pp 1713. German text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. Shelved in aisle 8. eb/nd.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company. Limited Edition [499 of 1000]. Octavo; VG-; red spine, black lettering; protected by paper sleeve and BroDart; all volumes' boards have some shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on spine edges, spines sun toned, ex-libris plate on front pastedown, interiors age toned; all volumes' text blocks age toned, tearing on edges, ex-libris stamps on page 59; volume 1 boards have tearing on spine label; volume 3 boards have small tear and damp stains on spine label; volume 1 text block gutter visible between pages iv and v, folding on tail fore corner of page 215; volume 2 text block has tear on tail edge of page iii, separation visible between pages iv and v; 3 volumes [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
London: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1929. First Edition. Octavo; G+; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards slightly bowed, general shelfwear, general edgewear, some bumping on edges, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, separation visible in interiors, foxing on end papers, browning on rear end paper, interiors age toned; text block age toned, gutter occasionally visible, occasional foxing, occasional soiling, foxing on exterior edges; First Edition; 250pp.
Rio de Janeiro: Biblioteca do Exercito, 1998. Quarto; G-/G; black spines with brown text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Colony, pp 257; vol. 2, United Kingdom and Empire, pp 235; vol. 3, Republic, pp 271; maps in separate clamshell box, cracking to box at front edge; moderate rubbing to box exterior; dust jackets have chips to edges, as is; also rubbed fore corners; some slight rubbing to exteriors; slight sticker residue to spines; cloths have slight wear to exteriors; noticeable wear to head edges toward spines, as is; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; frontispieces; arts - Latin American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders Please review the condition in the photos and the catalog entry before placing an order.