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].
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.
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.
Tokyo, Japan: Namiki Shobo [alt. trans. Namiki Buo], 1970. First Edition. Octavo, 205 pages, VG-/G+; metallic lilac DJ, small kanji lettering to spine: spine faded silver, lettering unaffected; wear to edges of covers and hinges, small closed tear to top edge of front cover, slight material loss to head, tail, and corners; mild rubbing to covers; DJ protected by mylar; green buckram cloth boards, dark brown kanji lettering to spine and front board; mild rubbing to edges, slight creasing to fore-edge of back board, mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics largely unaffected; many black-and-white images and gloss plates of Japanese swords and sword guards (tsuba) of the Momoyama period; first published Showa 45 (1970), original price 800 yen to copyright page; text in Japanese; contains three (3) white informational cards on Chinese ritual jades; shelved Case 9.
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.].
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;.
Chelsea: National Army Museum, 1996. Revised edition. Quarto; pp 317; VG/no-DJ; tan spine with white text; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2005. Small quarto; pp 440; VG-/VG-; black spine with pink and ivory text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; slight toning to flap edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; light bumping to corners; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated with many photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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;.
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.
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.
West Hill, Ontario: Museum Restoration Service, 1962. Quarto; good+/good-; dj, red spine with white text; HB, red leatherette spine with yellow text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 308 pp.; illus., 127 B&W plates; endpapers, foxing; ffep, clipped; binding shaken; titles, flaking; dj, [BRO-DART]; chipping and multiple open and closed tears; else very good. [Shelved in Weaponry/Collecting].
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.
Delft, The Netherlands: Legermuseum, 2004. Small Quarto; pp 194; VG/-no-DJ; Burgundy spine with white text; Cloth has slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners; Text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed card by Jan Piet Puype and Heleen Bronder tipped in front pastedown;.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1946. First Edition. 8vo., 58 pages, 14 pages of plates, illustrated; G; front cover color illustration and white print, back cover white with black print; cover torn along spine, small tear to top and bottom edges, corners bumped, back cover slight smudging along spine edge, some spotting, slight soiling at top edge; clean interior but for some spotting on inside of back cover; "By Los Alamos Scientists" -- cover; "All Staff Members 'Los Alamos Atomic Bomb Laboratory' -- title page."
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970. 1969/70 edition. Large Octavo; pp 639; VG-; Dark blue spine with white text; cloth has minor scratches to exterior, light sunning to exterior, bumped corners; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
London: Arms and Armour Press, 1977. Large Octavo; pp 339; VG/G+; Blue spine with white text; Dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, moderate sun fading to spine, previous bookshop stickers to front; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; Text block shows light wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, 1956. Quarto; pp 350; G/G-; black spine with pink text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned spine, chipping to edges, tear to spine head edge, tear to head fore edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light sunning to exterior; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Castle Books, 1957. First thus. Quarto; vg/good; dj, white spine with red text; HB, brown cloth spine with black text; quarter-bound w/red paper boards; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 279 pp.; graphs, tables, photos, exploded diagrams; dj, sunned; with minor foxing; chipping and short closed tears; else very good.
London: ISO Publications. Facsimile reproduction. Small Octavo; pp 80; G+/paperback; White spine without text; covers are orange with yellow text and have slight wear and sunning to exterior, slight soiling and tape residue to rear, slight wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean, some loose pages, all present; Due to fragility, this paperback will be kept on the bookshelf in the Netdesk office.
London: The Sportsman's Press, 1998. First Edition. Small Quarto: Fair/G: Black spine with white text: Dj has general shelfwear, scuffs/scratches, rippling along tail edges from liquid: Boards are strong with dust staining, rubbing to edges, liquid stains along interior and exterior tail edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, rippling along tail edges from clear liquid damage, musty smell, otherwise unmarked: 127 pp.
New York: A Winchester Press [McGraw-Hill Book Company], 1970. Oblong, small Octavo; Vg/Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Moderate age and shelf wear to covers, rubbing and light marks along rear of cover, otherwise strong; Binding solid; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 110 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 78-99753.