Italy: Stars and Stripes Mediterranean, 1945. Reprint. Octavo; good+/wraps; black and white mix on illustrated spine with no text; tan titles on illustrated front panel; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; age-toning and foxing; readers' wear; minor chipping; 118 pp.; else very good. Shelved in Netdesk office, in FS box.
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Washington: War Department, 1944. 12mo; G- ; Paperback; Spine, tan without print; Cover tan with black print, "Loan Copy" stamp on front, corners and edges worn, tear to front lower spine hinge, creasing, spotting, smudging; Textblock has binding staples visible at title page, corners worn and curling, pencil notations on page 245, spotting to rear flyleaf; ix, 366 pages. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
n.p. Military History Section, c1955. Unofficial History. Quarto; good-/wraps; gray spine with no text; front panel, gray with red text on black banner; standing combat soldier with military emblem in proper colors; over red band with white text; ex libris, signature; light general toning; shelf wear and bumping; sunned; ; tears and chipping; 41 pp., 13 folded maps of Korea; appendix, 20 pp.; photos and tables; tail-edge, silver fish damage; else good. Shelve in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk office.
Totowa, New Jersey: Rowman & Allanheld Publishers, 1983. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. glossy bone colored wraps spine, with brick red editor, red accented ivory main title and tiny publisher with partial decorative band. enlarged titling in ivory/brick upon similar bone colored softcover front. trade paperback in excellent condition. lightly handled and a clear bright interior matches the unblemished and like new binding and exterior edges. 247 pp. ISBN# 0847672646.
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, NY: Tudor Publishing Company, 1935. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark red clothbound HB with darkened gilt titling, hard to discren but centered beneath head and publisher just above foot. some surfacewear and impressions to both outer boards, corners bumped. hinge area is browned, a split reveals the binding where slit. right fep has affixed silver bookplate. full cracked rear hinge with some toning. color frontispiece faces title page, contains 4 additional illustrations. dark cherry red tinted head-edge with few minor flaws. as is. 321 pp.
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.
Goodyear, Arizona: Saguaro Publishing Company, August 2010. First Edition, Third Impression. 8vo. VG+/VG. red/white striping, dark blackish brown and dark red segment tipped tail illustrate DJ spine between extended cover-wide illustration; titling down spine is in blue, red and white. dark red clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, boards like new and sharply cornered. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. solidly bound, clear and excellent textblock within. edges fine all sides. 492 pp. ISBN# 9780984099108.
New York, NY: The John Day Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. thick red band extends from tip of DJ spine with the remainder a black jacket design; overlay titling in white, black, and red down the spine strip and enlarged, full titling upon jacket front. heavily foxed front inner flap, lightly where ivory, especially jacket rear text field. a tan clothbound HB with stamped black titling between bumped ends, neat boards. heavy foxing to fep, just occasionally within the main textblock. w/ b/w plate as frontispiece facing title page. 248 pp.
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. 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.
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.
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.
RO/CO, 1964. Oblong Octavo; Good condition; Paperback; Spine white with black print; Cover has significant edgewear and creasing, some spotting; Textblock has curling to page corners, some folded top corners, bound with two rivets, hole through center of spine for hanging book on display rack; 48 illustrated leaves. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2004. first U.S. edition. Quarto; VG-/VG; Gray spine with black & white text; dust jacket is clean with very little wear, intact & undamaged; dj is covered with mylar; cloth is clean with strong & sturdy panels; text block has slight wear due to handling, but overall clean with tight binding; pp 160.
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.
New York: Konecky & Konecky, n.d. reprinted. Octavo; VG/VG-; Gold spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight shelf wear with some light rubbing on front & rear and toward spine edges; minor bumping at fore corners; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior with some general but minimal edge wear; Text block shows some wear due to handling but pages are intact with good, tight binding; envelope adhered to ffep w/ name of previous owner; pp 532.
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.
London: Arms and Armour Press, 1972. First edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Black spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has taped head spine edge, slightly bent edges, lightly sunned flaps and light rubbing wear on exterior otherwise; Cloth is very slightly sunned on exterior with adhesive residue at two places on fore edge of front panel but planks are strong and sturdy; pp 80.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1989. Facsimile Edition. Octavo; Facsimile Edition; VG; Paperback; Spine white with black print; Cover has slight edgewear, remnant of affixed label on front, some creasing to spine, slight smudging; Textblock has slight spotting to front edge, otherwise clean and tight; On title page “*CMH Pub 104-10” and “This publication replaces DA Pam 20-212, November 1955”; xvi, 741 pages, 4 folded leaves of plates, illustrated.
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.
Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2008. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Orange spine with black, white, and green text/title; dustjacket has some light scuff marks and faint brown staining on the back dj with overall mild edgewear (smaller tear on the front dj); boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 266.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986. First U.S. English Edition. Large Octavo; pp 531; G/VG; navy spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; some moisture staining to last few pages toward tail edges; small sticker to rear endpaper; 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. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Charleston, SC: BiblioBazaar, 2006. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ wraps: Yellow spine with black text: Covers show some wear with fraying and curling around edges, crease down the front at joint, some scuffing and chipping: Textblock has some staining, small folds, titlepage has staining along bottom, previous owners name written in blue ink at top, pages are free of markings and tears with some minor folds: 274 pp.