New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1986. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG-. navy glossy DJ spine with large uppercase white lettering. tip of spine wrinkled and chipped at spine strip tip and tail. HB navy cloth spine with gold lettering, small and large, medium blue panels. neatly kept interior, edges show no soiling. 386 pp. ISBN # 0393019896.
New York, NY: Konecky & Konecky, December 31, 1998. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG. indigo blue DJ spine with white script for title and author, pictorial in between with small gold-tone band, black text and black on gold-tone label indented from foot. mild surfacewear, edges stressed but no damage. light blue HB, with mainly silver lettering and large silver script for tilting between pushed in ends. sunned faintly along the volume edges and extremities, the ivory textblock is likewise affected, with faint marginal yellowing to the interior sheets. all edges are foxed and with a yellow discoloration from exposure/shelfwear. as is. 523 pp. ISBN# 1568520948.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. First English Language Edition. First English Language Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text and red illustrations; DJ has wear, open tear on spine to rear; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has previous bookstore's stamp on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 275.
Kessinger Publs. 2009. facsimile reprint of second edition. thick octavo in glossy white and navy blue hardcovers with black letters; VG; boards, paper and text in good condition; tight print; facsimile reprint of the second edition published in London in 1848; pp. 460; shelved in Biographies section.
London: Leo Cooper Ltd, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/good-; dj, white spine with black text; dj, moderate shelf wear; damage (tape-repared) to lower corner of front cover; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus.: photos; 74pp., plus Appendices. Offered with dj as is.
London, Great Britain: Mercury Books, 2005. UK Softback Edition. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. slim gray wraps spine with red uppercase title followed by black author, and tiny black logo at tail. slightly warped spine appears uneven and damaged around the foot. generally handled, with many b/w illustrations, profusely displayed throughout the textblock. 128 pp. ISBN# 184560010X.
London: Constable, 1923. first edition. octavo in dark burgundy hard covers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards with moderate shelf wear and some soiling; paper faded and foxed; deckled, dusty edges; text clean; binding still strong; text clean; pp. 279; purchased ex-library copy with sticker inside back cover; shelved in Military section.
New York: David McKay, Company Inc. 1968. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark reddish-black pictorial spine with white and yellow text; Unclipped DJ has moderate edgewear and rubbing mainly around spine ends, age toning on rear panel; Rust colored boards have minimal rubbing, some edgewear to spine ends, ffep has prior owners name address and date in ink; Otherwise textblock is clean and free of markings; pp 265.
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.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1991. first printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with gilt text; Cloth has very slight shelf wear on panels such as lightly sunned panels & spine which are otherwise strong, intact and sturdy; Text block shows light wear due to handling on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; sticker on ffep; pp 134.
Boston: Little Brown, 1901. first edition. octavo in navy blue cloth with gold gilt and letters; VG; boards with moderate soiling; open gutter and title page detaching; slight bump on upper back board; paper slightly faded; text clean; vignette portraits throughout; text print fairly large; external edges sunned; pp. 500; shelved in Military section.
London: Threshold books, 1984. First edition. Thin quarto in dark green hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold gilt on front cover; VG; minimal soiling and good binding; author's signature plate on ffep; pp. 128; includes photographs and drawings throughout; foreword by Princess Anne; shelved in Military section.
London, England: W.H. Allen & Co. 1885. First. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Brownish spine with gold text; Boards strong, age-worn, with shelfwear and edgewear, front cover faded considerably more than back cover, front cover -brown-ish red, back cover - red, spine - brown, front cover center lighter shade of red with several splotchy marks that are likely water stains, top and fore edges darker, tail and spine edge artwork intact, rubbing at corners, chipping at both ends of spine, small gouge in spine, whorl-like stain patterns along spine, back cover illustrations' black gilt worn away entirely, fabric worn unevenly; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean,fold-out map between pages 318-319, front hinge cracked, spine cracked, loose signatures, some separating - even partly detached. foxing along the first few and the last few pages of textblock, back hinge cracked, pastedown torn in hinged tears, webbing exposed, fore edges deckled, light staining along tail edge especially at the corner; pp 434.
Boston, MA. Boston Publishing Company. 1985. 1st Printing. QUARTO; VG/GOOD+; dj, Black Spine w/ White Text; HB; Blue Leather Spine w/ Gilt Text; Ex Libris, Bookplate; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 346pp.; Illus., Many B&W Photos; dj, Rubbing, Slight Chipping, Small Creases; Small Open & Closed Tears; Spine, Slight Rubbing.---FROM THE LIBRARY OF CASPAR W. WEINBERGER.
London: Hollis & Carter, 1960. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Orange spine with white text; Dustjacket is in protective plastic cover, DJ is age toned and has some edge wear incl. tiny chips and creases at edges of spine and at some folds, DJ has some rubbing of darker colors, covers and spine have occasional small spot or scuff, there is a thin and faint damp stain vertically along the left edge of front cover, inside flaps have a little bit of foxing at their top edges; Boards are straight and strong, spine very subtly cocked, boards have minor edge wear, back board has two very small surface scuffs, pastedowns are age toned, front pastedown has a very little bit of foxing, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have a fair amount of foxing/brown age spots, front end paper has former owner's name sticker in upper right corner, book's first and last few pages have foxing, interior clean; 212 pp.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1981. first. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Navy spine with gilt text; Ex-library with stamps on exterior edges, half title & title pages, label on tail spine edge with pouch on rear end paper as well as stickers on rear pastedown; Cloth has minor shelf wear with slightly sunned exterior and lightly bumped corners, otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text block shows slight wear on edges due to handling with tight binding; pp 533.
Washington, D.C. Center for Air Force History/ US GPO, 1994. N/A. large 8vo. NF/.VG. aerial treetop landscape view, illustrated fully from rear panel, spine and across front jacket cover. spinal titling in italicized yellow for title and author, publisher with logo just above tail end. enlarged repeated titling spaced close to bottom edge. sturdily bound HB, clothbound in dark blue and stamped with small silver title upon dark gray colorblock, bordered by silver stripes and author in tiny silver at mid-spine, silver logo at tail. blind stamped by the official Department of the Air Force seal. tightly bound white textblock interior, endsheets blank. contents are upon unblemished white textblock. interior includes 21 maps, 21 tables, 12 charts and 41 photographs, all listed with title and page, following official table of contents. the volume is barely flipped through and smoothly bleach white on edges all sides. 432 pp. ISBN # 0912799749.
Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, Department of the Navy, 1994. Later printing. Quarto; VG+/good+; dj, spine with color photograph of boat team on river with white text. HB, green cloth spine with gilt lettering; presentation copy with card; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 416 pp.; photos, maps, plates, some with color; dj, chipping and short tears; else very good.
Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, 1994. Quarto: VG-/G: Green and brown spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, chipping to edges and at head of spine, age toning, scuffing along back flap: Boards are strong and clean with rubbing to edges, binding slightly shaken: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page inscribed on back by author to a previous owner, rest of text unmarked: 416 pp.
Nashville, TN: Battery Classics / The Battery Press, 1989. US Edition. small 8vo. VG/VG. white glossy contrasts the burgundy bold capitals and white author on the next navy colorblock with publisher logo in white. panel wide bottom edge is a burgundy stripe. illustrated cover navy on white, with extra enlarged burgundy and gray characters in the jacket cover foreground. price-clipped fep. HB is medium blue clothbound and silver bands border the imprinted dark red labels and stamped silver lettering. front board has extra-large bold silver titling on wide dark red label. above average, clear endsheets. price clipped fep. textblock unmarked, all outer edges smooth and bright, minimal wear. few illustrations with text within the chapters. 257 pp. ISBN# 0898391156.
London: Oxford University Press, 1935. First. VG-/VG-; Tan with black text; DJ G with partial plastic cover; Slight edge wear; Lower left corner of DJ front fly leaf has 2" triangular cut; Boards good but binding tape discolored; Slight age yellowing of text; previous owner's name on front leaf; bound map on last page has left impresion on last 20 pages; 207 pp. w/map.
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Limited, 1992. First. Octavo; VG/VG ; Blue spine with gold and white text; DJ has slight self wear and 1/4" tea on top front by spine; Book cover and text block are fine and with no markings or discoloration; pp. 176. Author's account of Royal Air Force career and combat engagement in The Gulf War.
Great Britain: Peter Davies Limited, 1975. First Edition. oversize 8vo. VG/VG. ivory DJ spine with author in black and title in bold black, lightly bordered with the natural grain of wood that serves as partial background on the front jacket. faint edgewear to jacket perimeter, slightly aged toned rearm, front inner flap is price clipped and ex-libris volume stamped in purple on fep. pasted down sheets and removal marks, black numerals stamped and resealed gutters in ivory, otherwise lightly age toned endsheets both. HB is brown with imprinted gold titling between five skinny gold stripes, publisher close to tail. reading crease, fold down center of HB spine. faintly worn at corners, slightly bumped. two sections of b/w images, 4 pages each, illustration list included with titling/captions just after table of contents and ilustration errata slip tipped in. text interior has discoloration that most often frames the page, otherwise the textblock is clear, no marks. dark yellowed foreedge, head and tail signatures, lightly ribbed. makes a solid reading copy. note fep/ffep condition as poor, price-clipped and interior pages neatly preserved, but aged. as is. 184 pp. ISBN # 432092307.
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2010. Reprint. 8vo. NF/NF. black and olive matte spine with olive and white lettering, rest design split half-black, half-olive front DJ panel. HB black spine with small imprinted lettering , titles printed mid-spine with tip and tail, small titles. corners sharp, binding taut and as new exterior. similarly near fine text interior, bright endpapers and volume as unread, clear. 232 pp. ISBN # 9780195394481.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2005. First Printing. 8vo. NF/NF-. navy glossy spine with tall white lettering. dustjacket and panels smooth, mildly handled. navy spine and blue hardbacks. clear fep/ffep. well-bound volume, neat and near fine pages, blemish free through textblock and along edges. 572 pp. ISBN # 9781591144817.
Boulder: Roundup Press, 2015. Quarto; VG/VG; Blue spine with yellow text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has clean exterior with very minor wear; Boards are lightly sunned with slight wear at spine tail edge, otherwise panels are clean and sturdy; Text block is clean and unmarked with tight binding; pp 216.
Annapolis: United States Naval Academy, 1957. Annual. Quarto; good+/none; raised black text on blue faux leather spine; blue boards with burnished text and raised tall ship; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; 646 pp.; photos and portraits; extensive foxing; endpapers, Atlantic Ocean allegorical map; else very good.
New York: St. Martin's Press. 40th anniversary reissue. Octavo; G/G+; Red & off-white spine with white/black/yellow text; Originally published in 1964; Dust jacket is slightly sunned and lightly rubbed and covered with mylar; Boards have white spots and soiling on exterior, otherwise with sturdy and intact panels; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 368.
London, Great Britain: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. smooth glossy black wraps background with bold red title and publisher around smaller pictorial square and light orange authors. neat, lightly handled extremities. textblock clear and excellent, with a mid-volume gallery of color images and photographs on glossy white stock, between clear and excellent ivory textblock. 215 pp. ISBN# 0007107722.
London: Leo Cooper, 1972. Octavo; VG/VG; Thin White spine with black text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, minimal shelf wear, price clipping to front flap, no tears; Boards have light bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing to fore edge, previous owner's name in writing on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 121.
New York, NY: Ballantine Books, 2009. First Edition. small 8vo. VG+/VG+. mild yellow tones color the illustrative map background that extends jacket wide. upon DJ spine tail is green beneath dark red and black titling and the jacket front extends the pictorial bottom edge. black HB is stamped with gold type and a pale flecked ivory. in solid form, clear fep/ffep. textblock is clean, without writing and its outer edges smoothly ivory. 240 pp. ISBN# 9780345510150.
Washington: Infantry Journal Press, 1949. First edition. Small Quarto; G+/Fair; Black spine with black text on a yellow panel; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly age toned exterior, small tears and fraying along edges, 1.5 inch open tears at head spine head, tail spine edged has tear at tail edge extending toward center rear tail edge, and midway toward tail edge and some creases also, and slight foxing on rear; Boards are generally sunned with slight edge wear, otherwise exterior is clean with strong & sturdy panels; Text block shows darkening on exterior edges, light foxing on first few pages, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; Previous owner's label on pastedowns; pp 483. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, January, 1919. US Printing. small 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. lightly yellowed from exposure, medium blue clothbound HB with stamped gold titling between decorative gilt striping. lightly abraded, faintly nicked off tint along both boards. prior owner address label on left fep, some toning to fep with b/w erotic pictorial plates tipped in on ffep. frontispiece and 24 b/w illustrations. grayish shadow to each outer edges. 232 pp.
Washington, DC: U.S. GPO - HQ Department of the Army, April 1989. US Printing, TC90-6-1. Qto. VG / - no DJ. tall, off white paperback softcover spine with black capitals for title between volume code and date of publication. hold punched fully, with illustration in b/w on front panel. numbered drawings and figures within the chapters. no writing or marks. gently thumbed panel corners, otherwise a suitable complete reading copy in approx. 500 pages.