Annapolis, MD: Naval Insitute, 1965. First Edition. Double-fold paperback binding. Square Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Wraps show minor soiling and edgewear, spine has a crack that extends through the corner of one of the panels -- can be repaired with tape; Interior clean except for a small smudge on title page along with an ink stamp indicating "marine archiv F.W. Jahn"; pp 105.
London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1927. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gold text; Boards have slanted binding, noted and is 'as is', with slightly age toned exterior and minor edge wear; Text block is slightly age toned with deckled tail edge, previous owner's label on front pastedown, otherwise pages are unmarked; pp 358.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1961. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gilt text on red bar; Cloth has slight shelf wear mostly at edge with sturdy intact panels; Text block shows light wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; sticker on ffep; pp 813. Maps in rear pouch.
Great Britain: Pen and Sword, 2011. First UK Edition. heavy Qto. VG+/VG+. heavy grayscale DJ spine with centered uppercase dark olive titling between red/white/black soldier figure at tip and small thumbnail close to black/red.white publisher at tail. heavily illustrated across both jacket front and rear. edgewear negligible, DJ snug over excellent black clothbound HB with stamped gold spine. tightly bound, interior features profuse illustration in color and b/w and several appendices. 511 pp. ISBN# 184884512X.
Baton Rouge, LA: Army And Navy Publications, 1942. First Edition. Quarto; G+/No jacket hardcover; Red spine with no lettering; Boards are worn on the edges and corners, some fraying at the spine edges and the corners; Tear near the bottom edge of the spine, about 2" long; Outer edge of the text block is age toned, no marking to text; Autographs to the rear of the text by approximately 68 members of the 134th Medical Regiment. 82 pages. SHELVED: Upstairs.
Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1968. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; Turquoise spine with blue and white text; Unclipped DJ has some rubbing on the spine, mild chipping and edgewear, and a small crinkle toward the bottom spine side of the front panel; Green boards are clean, corners sharp, endpapers clean except for prior owner's name in pencil; Textblock clean. pp 202.
London: The Medici Society, 1931. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vo., 614 pp., VG-; dark green cloth boards, bright gilt lettering to spine; overall wear; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; denting along edges of boards; bumping to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; starting hinge to front endpapers and between pp. 144-145, binding sturdy; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; 2 foldout maps to end of volume; pub. MCMXXXI stated to title page, no mention of further printings; shelved case 9.
Canberra: Australian Goverment Publishing Service, 1979. Octavo; G+/G+; Purple/green/tan spine with white text; Dust jacket has rubbed exterior and edges and slightly age toned; Boards have shelfwear with slight spotting on back and slightly bumped corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with slight foxing on head and fore edge exteriors; pp 290.
Annapolis, MD: The Naval Institute Press, 1998. Quarto: VG-/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, dust staining, binding slightly shaken but in good condition: Textblock exterior has some mild staining to tail edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: 1200 pp. Oversized book, please inquire for shipping rates.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1935. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black text. DJ has shelf wear, age toned, rubbing and chipping on edges; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has rubbing on front paste down, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 63.
Stevenage, Herts, Great Britain: Spa Books Ltd, 1987. British publication of original 1987 Australia print. Quarto; VG/VG with mylar cover; Spine is light gray with red and black text; DJ has minor shelf wear and slight bumping at top of spine; DJ has slight age yellowing and has former price sticker on front inside bottom; spine, edges and text block have minor age yellowing but otherwise are clean and unmarked; pp. 107. Well illustrated history of the origins and operations of New Zealand's Special Air Service; modelled on the British SAS and sharing doctrine and some training, the NZSAS saw active service in the Malayan Emergency, the Borneo border war with Indonesia, and Vietnam.
Georgia: United States Army Corps of Engineers, 1989. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text. Covers have general shelfwear, edgewear, fraying to corners, text imprint on rear, minor foxing on front, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has slight foxing and wear to fore edge, minor wave to top corners of middle pages, stain on rear free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 554.
London: Faber and Faber, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black text; Unclipped DJ exhibits shelfwear and chipping, mostly at spine ends. Blue Boards are clean, endpapers clean except for some minimal foxing, edges show moderate soiling/foxing, minor shelfwear to spine ends; Textblock clean. pp 302.
London, Great Britain: Leo Cooper, 1974. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. fully pictorial shades of khaki, green, and natural tones color the fully illustrated jacket panoramically--entire panel-wide. tip has small black author, white title and tiny b/w publisher block at tail. handling light, edgewear is minor. exposure and age-toning have tinged the fep/ffep. right fep embossed by previous owner. 13 illustrations in two sections, following p. 62 and p. 118. images are b/w on semi-glossy white sheets. text interior unmarked and smooth ivory, all sides. complete in 170 pp. ISBN# 0850521084.
London, Great Britain: Chatto & Windus Ltd. 1969. UK Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. black upper DJ spine, densely title in light blue, remainder of titles in medium and small black characters descend to tail. light chips and whitish edgewear to the jacket front with heavily abraded text filled white jacket rear. clipped front inner flap. very faint toning to fep/ffep. b/w glossy frontispiece faces title page, 14 additional illustrations with 5 figures in the text. no marks or writing to the textblock within, minor foxing to the fore-edge. 297 pp. ISBN# 701113340.
Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1997. First Paperback Edition. small Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. smooth red glossy wraps spine with tiny type for gray author and black title stacked and centered at mid-spine, khaki publisher. gently handled, lightly thumbed color pictorial cover. 115 + titled illustrations listed with 8 maps and 5 tables after table of contents. skimmed lightly with mild interior wear and no markings. smooth ivory outer edges. 565 pp. ISBN# 0521629896.
(unspecific publication location): 82d Airborne Division Historical Society, 1995. First edition. Paperback quarto. Good with no dust jacket. White spine with black lettering. Slight shelf-wear to wrappers and their corners. Slight outward crease to the front wrapper edge along the fore-edge. Binding beginning to loosen along the front interior hinge. Owner emboss to title page. Text block edges clean, text of pages clean and free of markings. 170pp.
London: W. H. Allen, 1889. 12mo; good/none; red cloth spine with gilt lettering; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general age-toning; endpapers, tinted black; some foxing; 239 pp.; binding, hinges and gutter, shaken; split starts; boards, faded; flaking; spine, sunned; else very good.
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.
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.
London, Great Britain: Jane's Publishing Co. Ltd, 1985. First UK Edition. oblong Qto. VG/VG. thin black DJ spine with uppercase red lettering, lightly chipped at both skinny DJ spine ends. front is illustrated by modified photo of a submarine slightly above water, with uppercase red titles with author lettering in small red titles. light large yellow spotting to inner flaps and on reverse of DJ. skinny HB cloth is black with bold and regular silver titles. reverse of DJ panel is foxed. glossy pages with a photographic survey, large and full panel presented in a series of submarine types, detailed info and a variety of black/white photos displaying form and structure within the environment at sea. includes an alphabetical index of Soviet submarine classes. generally read through, white glossy textblock all. 80 pp. ISBN # 0710603614.
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.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2012. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. solid black DJ spine and front/rear glossy background with title in a mix of blue tones, centered between light blue author and publisher. front jacket has enlarged uppercase title, author and blue boat image on the water. HB is clothbound black and transitions to finely grained paperboard panels in a bright blue. spotless endsheets, ivory textblock has no writing, minimal handling, compact and with all edges clear. appearance and condition quality as new. 260 pp. ISBN # 9781612511092.