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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.
College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1990. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; black spine with red and white text; first edition; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; mild toning to rear head edge; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges have very light wear; slight highlighting inside; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding; pp 665.
Fairfax: Hero Books, 1988. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG- Hardcover w/ DJ; Blue spine with Red text; Dustjacket protected by mylar cover, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards strong, slight edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping to bottom corner of front cover; Textblock clean; 260 pp; Inscribed by author to Senator Charles Percy and his wife on front endpaper.
London: Unicorn Press, 1934. First Edition. Octavo, 312 pages; VG; full binding of black cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; slight shredding to feet of boards; upper edge of text block stained green; previous owner's name at front free end paper; contains black and white photo plates; contains fold-out maps; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
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;.
Annapolis: The Academy Press, 1956. First Edition. Booklet [9x12]; G-/paperback; yellow covers with black lettering to front; sunned spine and head edge; some fraying to spine toward staples; light wear to edges; mildly soiled rear; text block has slight wear; illustrated; some pencil and ink underlining.
n.p. Historical Division, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1972. Larger Octavo; pp 261; G/paperback; beige spine with black text; stapled blue covers show moderate sunning toward exterior edges; small chip to front joint; mild edge wear; tight binding; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
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.
London: Witherby, 1921. First Edition. Octavo; 223pp; full orange cloth; moderately worn and soiled; hinges cracked; some pencil annotations in text; bookseller sticker (large) on rear pastedown; else good. [Spine; gilt titles and black raider on orange cloth]. Shelved on sales floor, on rare/exp endcase nears stairs.
London: The Imperial War Museum, 1995. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG+; red spine, black lettering; all volumes' protected by paper sleeve and BroDart; all volumes' boards strong, very minor bowing, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners, erased penciling on front end paper; all volumes text blocks clean; Volume 1 - 187042378X; Volume 2 - 1870423941; Volume 3 - 1870423860; Volume 4 - 1870423054; Volume 5 - 187023062; 5 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].
Hartford, CT; Philadelphia & Cincinnati: W.S. Williams & Co.; Jones Bros. & Co., 1865. Octavo; pp 384; Fair; brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows heavy rubbing to exterior; sunned spine; embossed borders and decorations to exterior; some fraying to spine edges and fore corners; slightly cocked spine; text block shows age toned exterior edges; broken front hinge, as is; foxing to first and last few pages; frontispiece with tissue guard; foxing to frontispiece and tissue guard; some foxing towards interior edges; illustrated.
London and Nashville: The Imperial War Museum with The Battery Press, Inc., 1994. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; 2 volumes: v. 1 - The Battle of Normandy and v. 2 - The Defeat of Germany; Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slightly sunned exteriors which are otherwise clean and panels are strong; Text blocks show only slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 1128. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. eb/nd. Rockville Aisle 24.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1973. Octavo; pp 313; G/G-; ivory spine with black and yellow text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; few chips to edges; small sticker to front; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean;.
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.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990. reprint. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green 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 with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 697.
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968. First Edition. Octavo, 346 pages; VG/G; white spine with red and blue lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price uncut "$5.95"; several rips to the edges of the dust jacket, red top fore-edge, pages clean; signed flat on blank page between the half title page and the title page; LH consignment; shelved case 1.
Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1964. Octavo; VG; softcover; orange and grey spine, white black and orange lettering; covers have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, price cut; text block age toned, erased penciling on title page; First Edition; shelved in aisle 8; xii, 80pp.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1985. first printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows very slight wear due to handling with clean pages and tight binding; pp 429.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2010. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; 2 volumes; Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have minimal wear on exteriors which are very clean and panels are strong & solid; Text blocks have very slight shelf wear with clena pages and tight bindings; pp 1431. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Washington, DC: Operations Evaluation Group/Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, 1946. First Edition. Quarto; G/No jacket hardcover; Faded red spine with gilt lettering; Rubbing to boards, some fading to the edges and spine; Bumping, corners and spine edges lightly frayed; Stamp and tape mark on front board; Tape residue on front paste down; Cracking near the gutters, binding secure; Small tear on title page; Classification Cancellation note taped to title page and "Confidential" crossed out on every page, discard stamps on the outer edges. Light pencil notes on approximately 9 pages, pen markings on approximately 3 pages, text otherwise clean. Copy numbered #667. 168 pages. Shelved case 9.
Boston: An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Little, Brown and Company, 1960. First American Edition; printed in England in a slightly different version by William Heinemann, Ltd in 1958. First American Edition. Octavo; G+/F; Black spine with illustration and red and white text. DJ has moderate chipping on all edges as well as bumping on the front corners; DJ has 1"x1" triangular tear on lower front cover and numerous minor tears along the top of the spine and bottom of DJ rear. Book covers have minor bumping and some age discolorization on paste downs; Edges have age yellowing but are otherwise good; Text block is aged but otherwise clean. pp. 270. This is presented as the first, full account of the British Royal Commando attack on the German docks in St. Nazaire, France in March 1942. Royal Navy and Royal Commandos piloted an obsolete destroyer loaded with tons of explosives into the dock system. Casualties were heavy but the damage done when HMS Campbeltown exploded it destroyed the only docks capable of handling German battleships, then a most serious threat to Allied shipping in the Atlantic.
London & New York: Verso, 2012. First Paperback Edition. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, very mild bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock clean, title page inscribed to journalist Seymour Hirsch from the the author: 238 pp.
Chicago: S.C. Griggs and Company, 1869. Octavo; pp 339; Fair; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows noticeable rubbing to exterior; gilt illustration to front and spine; blind-stamped decorative panels; some rubbing to edges; worn corners; beveled edges; text block shows modest age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; cracked front hinge; slight foxing to some pages, mostly toward edges; frontispiece; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated;.
New York: The Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America, 1933. First Edition. 8vo., 104 pages, illustrations; VG- condition paperback; buff cover with color illustration, slight rubbing, two fingerprint stains to top edge of cover, pencil marks to figure of man on front cover, slight wear to corners; clean interior.
Washington: Naval Historical Center, Department of the Navy, 1993. Octavo; pp 314; VG-/G; gray spine with ivory and white text; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; minor edge wear; cloth has mild wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean.
London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1929. first edition. Small Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has moderately sunned spine with lightly rubbed panels which are otherwise clean and intact; Text block shows only slight wear due to age & handling with previous owner's label on ffep with slight writing as well, unmarked text pages and tight binding; pp 420.