Norwalk: The Easton Press, 2002. First Edition Thus. Octavo; VG+; deep purple-brown spines with five raised bands, gilt bands and text; boards of each volume are strong and clean; textblocks are clean; titles include: John Toland's In Mortal Combat: Korea, 1950-1953; David F. Trask's The War With Spain in 1898; Rick Atkinson's Crusade: The Untold Story of the Persian Gulf War; James M. McPherson's Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, volumes I and II; Benson Bobrick's Angel in the Whirlwind: The Triumph of the American Revolution; Gary Mead's The Doughboys: America and the First World War; William L. O'Neill's A Democracy at War: America's Fight at Home and Abroad in World War II; Stanley Karnow's Vietnam: A History; Donald R. Hickey's The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict; John S.D. Eisenhower's So Far From God: The U.S. War With Mexico, 1846-1848. shelved above Easton Press books. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. First edition. Tall quarto; 562 pp. Hardcover in dust jacket. With numerous b-w illustrations. VG/VG. Clean and tight, no markings to text. Some chipping and scratches to dust jacket. NOTE: Heavy item, will require extra shipping costs. Shelved in Case 11.
Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
Cambridge: Ballinger Publishing Company [ A Subsidiary of Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc]. Ex-Library, Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Black spine with gold text; Moderate age and wear to cover surfaces, fading along edges; Binding tight, library marking on front and back free end pages, ivory toned pages; Ivory toned text block exterior, very light pencil underlining on pp 126 & 128, otherwise text block clean, vivid and clear grey-scale illustrations; 132 pp See the four photos for details.
Long Beach, CA: Safari Press, 1984. second edition. Quarto in navy blue shiny cloth with red illustrated DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; spine with white letters; DJ, paper, text and illustrations in good condition; contains notes written for Guns & Ammo Magazine with photos from the files; pp. 292; shelved in Case Front Table.
Tokyo, Japan: Cosmo Publishing Co., 1948. First edition. VG-/G- 4to in green DJ, title on spine in black. Spine slight cock, boards flat slight abrasion at corners, binding sound. DJ sunned, chipped at spine and corners. Text-block age browned. Pages clean, flat and white, slight browning at outer margins, PO name on ffep, dated March, 1949. fold-out map at back intact and untorn. 221 pgs. shelve Japan.
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.
Minneapolis: Blue Book Publications, Inc., 2002. 51/200. Octavo; pp 1680; VG-/no-DJ; beige spine with blue text; signed, numbered limited edition, this is no. 51 of 200; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; chips to spine edges; sunned spine; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by author;.
New York; New Haven: Metropolitan Museum of Art; Yale University Press, 2006. First Edition. Quarto, 307 pages; VG/VG-; spine steel blue with black and blue lettering; dust jacket has a small tear along front hinge at tail of spine; slight rubbing and wear; text block clean; interior clean; shelved front table.
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.
The Association of Old Crows, 2000. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 609; G/G; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight sunning to spine; slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; cloth shows slight sunning to spine; light wear to exterior; light rubbing to corners; slightly bowed front board; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; some highlighting toward front; illustrated with photographs.
London: Wallace Collection Catalogues, 1962. Fifth Edition. Octavos in bright green leather with gold letters on spine; VG+; boards are rebound in full leather with minimal soiling; strong binding; paper slightly faded and clean; no marks on text; volume 1 contains 103 plates; volume 2 contains 208 plates;.
Cologne: International Small Arms Publishers, 1964. First. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; light blue spine, blue text; cover has rubbing, a few smudges, sunning and spotting along spine, spine cocked; textblock has age toning, otherwise clean; pp 739; Volume I only. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Kansas City, MO: Robert Q. Sutherland, 1971. Quarto; pp 604; G/G-; blue spine with yellow text; dust jacket has some rubbing wear to exterior; few chips to edges; cloth shows light sun fading to exterior; slightly cocked spine, as is; minor rubbing to corners; text block has little toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed letter by Bob Sutherland laid in at ffep; pictorial endpapers; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1947. First edition. Octavo; pp 292; G/Fair; sunned blue spine with yellow text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior, chipping to edges, tape mends to edges, price clipped front flap, as is; cloth has sunning to exterior, tail edge of dj has adhered to boards due to moisture; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Birmingham, AL: Palladium Press, 1998. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 417; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; full leather binding; privately printed for the members of The Firearms Classics Library; gilt borders and decorations to panels and spine; raised bands to spine; boards show some rubbing wear to rear; strong boards; text block has all edges gilt; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding;.
Princeton: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1955. 8vo; VG; hardcover without dust jacket; boards are moderately shelf worn with marks, bumping to the tips, head and tail of spine are minimally frayed but boards are solid and in tact; book is ex-library, front free end-paper has an inscription; text block is severely age-toned otherwise clean and legible; 787p.
Leicester, England: Midland Publishing Limited, 1994. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 200; VG-/VG-; light gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
Alexandria, VA: Ironside International, 1988. English Edition. Octavo: VG/VG-: Green spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, rubbing else clean" Boards are strong and clean, general shelfwear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: English Edition: 378 pp.
Birmingham: Palladium Press, 1998. Special edition. Octavo; Special edition; Originally published Onslow County, 1936; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, silk moiré endpapers, blue ribbon marker, clean and tight; 161, viii, 151 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
United States Air Force Air Combat Command [and] Department of Defense Legacy Program, Cold War Project, 1997. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover is white with black print, illustrated, slight edgewear, mild smudging/rubbing to rear; Text block clean and tight; xiv,178 pages, illustrated.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 250; VG-/G+; Dark yellow spine with brown text; originally published in 1963 by Riling & Lentz, Philadelphia; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minimal wear to edge; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; quite good condition;.
Pennsylvania: The Stackpole Company, 1961. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/G+; Spine is green with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, some small open and closed tears along edges, scratches and marks, creases, design is clear, Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 335; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Gaithersburg: Olde Soldier Books, 1988. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; White spine with green text; DJ shows slight wear and bending around edges, creasing on interior flap of rear cover, few small marks across covers, 0.5" tears on head; Boards strong, very minor rubbing to corners; Textblock has speckling on pages 216-217, otherwise clean; 369pp.
Onslow County, NC: Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1932. Octavo; pp 419; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; full title: .22 Caliber Rifle Shooting: A Practical Volume Covering Target and Small Game Shooting With .22 Caliber Rifles; cloth has some soiling to exterior; lightly sunned spine; noticeable sunning to edges; illustrated; previous owner's name to title page and p 1; slight cracking to pp 8-9, 166-167, 262-263; few pages loosed, but present toward rear; text block slightly cocked spine; frontispiece.
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1977. First Edition. Octavo; pp 363; VG-/G; orange spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; moderated wear to edges; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges, light foxing to head edge; interior clean.
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd, 1986. First edition. Octavo; pp 173; VG/G; Green spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, some rubbing to edges and corners; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light rubbing to corners; Text block has light wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Hyannis, MA: Richard A. Bourne Co., Inc., 1981. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spines with black text; 2 volumes; cloths have lightly sunned exteriors; slightly bowed boards; text blocks show profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minimal shelf wear, just light scratches on exteriors but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 1059. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minor shelf wear, just slight rubbing on exteriors but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 896. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minor shelf wear, just slight rubbing on exteriors, vol. 3 has slight creasing at head edge at spine binding, but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 872. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Falls Church: Albaugh, Willam A.; Simmons, Edward N., 1955. Published Privately. Octavo; Published privately; G; Paperback; Spine, yellow without print; Cover has tears at spine caps exposing binding, surface tear to rear, slight stains, spotting, smudging, mild creasing; Text block beginning to separate from cover in rear, else clean and tight; 105 pages, illustrated.
New York and London: Academic Press, Inc., 1960. Octavo; pp 422; VG-/G+; ivory spine with burgundy text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior, mainly to spine, some rubbing to exterior; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1977. Small Quarto; 137 plates; VG/VG-; gold spine with burgundy and ivory text; tan cardboard slipcase has sun aged exterior; some chips to edges; dust jacket has slight edge wear; slight sunning to edges; cloth has minimal shelf wear; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Bonanza Books, [Crown Publishers, Inc], 1952. Quarto; VG/VG-Hardcover; Deep purple spine with tears , white text; Very Heavy shelf wear to dust jacket, extensive fading, chipping along sides and edges, major tears to dust jacket along spine, tape marks along jacket spine, foxing along rear flap, dj now protected in transparent mylar cover; Boards are strong, creasing along board head and tail of spine, binding slightly cocked, age toning and light foxing to front free end pages; Age toning to text block exterior; Text block clean, vivid grey-scale illustrations; 308 pp Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Washington, D.C. Brookings Institution Press, 1998. Octavo; pp 680; G-/G; black spine with white and peach text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows minor wear to exterior; front board slightly splayed; previous owner's name to ffep; slight moisture staining to tail edge of pastedowns, first and last few pages, as is; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; gray patterned endpapers; light pencil to contents page; interior clean; illustrated.
London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office, 1957. 8vo., 31 pages, color illustrations; VG; black cover with orange and white print and color illustration; back has slight smudging along spine edge, slight crease at top of spine; clean interior; "Prepared by the Home Office and the Central Office of Information."
Westwood, NJ: Fleming H. Revell Company. 12mo; VG-/Hardcover; red spines with gold text; enclosed in a black slip case broken on one side; the 12 volumes are in uniform conditions; boards have slight marks along the spines; but are clean and sturdy; text blocks have minimal marks at the edges but pages are clean.The set comprises fact and fiction. List of Books: 1.What Men Live By And Where Love Is, There God Is Also/Leo Tolstoy; 64p. 2.A Christmas Carol/Charles Dickens; 63p. 3. Favorite Inspirational Poems/Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 4. Sayings Of Jesus/ Fleming H. Revell; 60p. 5.The Reasons Why A Scientist Believes In God/A. Cressy Morrisson; 61p. 6. Documents Of Democracy/ Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 7. Sonnets Of Shakespeare: A Selection/Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 8. The Greatest Thing In The World/Henry Drummond; 63p. 9. Acres Of Diamonds/Russell Conwell; 64p. 10. A Treasury Of Great Prayers/Donald T. Kauffman (Editor);62p. 11. Friendship/Ralph Waldo Emerson; 55p. 12. Of The Imitation Of Christ Selections/Thomas A. Kempis; 63p. See photo for details of overall condition.
Fairfax: Published for the National Rifle Association by Odysseus Editions, 1996. Special edition. Octavo; Originally published 1950; Special edition; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, silk moiré endpapers, brown marker ribbon, clean and tight; ix, 714 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Fairfax: Published for the National Rifle Association by Odysseus Editions, 1995. Ninth edition, Special edition. Octavo; Ninth edition; Special edition; Reprint, originally published London, 1910; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, dark blue with gold print, raised bands; Boards in dark blue leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, silk moiré endpapers, marker ribbon, clean and tight; xx, 804 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w), includes advertisements following last page.
Fairfax: Published for the National Rifle Association by Odysseus Editions, 1996. Special edition. Octavo; Originally published 1947; Special edition; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green leather with gold print, raised bands; Boards in green leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, silk moiré endpapers, green marker ribbon, clean and tight; 488 pages, illustrated (b&w).