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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.
Magdeburg: Koordinierungesstelle fur Kulturgutverluste Magdeburg, 2009. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Texts in German with English translations and summaries in Hebrew; “Symposium, Veranstaltet von der Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz und der Koordinierungsstelle fur Kulturgetverluste, Berlin, 11. und 12. Dezember 2008”— half-title page; 517 pages, illustrated (some color).
Melbourne: Cassell Australia, 1966. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has portions of top edge torn away in front and rear, edgewear; Boards in black cloth with white print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has clean text, age-toning to paper; xiii, 232 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: Putnam, 1959. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink and white with black print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, toning to spine, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with black print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, black tape over printed line on verso of title page, else clean and tight; 328 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, maps).
Washington, D.C. Naval Historical Foundation, 1947. Octavo; pp 128; G; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; mildly sunned spine; slightly rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block edges lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; some shadow toning to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Paris: Reunion des Musees Nationaux, 2002. Small Quarto; pp 159; VG-/paperback; brown/orange/gray pictorial spine with white and orange text; covers show mild wear to edges; mild wear only to exterior; faux flaps; minor rubbing to corners; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; text in French and English;.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2002. First Bluejacket Books Printing. Octavo; pp 345; VG-/paperback; dark blue spine with white text; covers have slight smudges to exterior; intact panels; text block edges show light shelf wear; gift inscription to half title page; frontispiece; light marginalia; illustrated.
Washington, DC: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. World War II 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition [PIN: 070627-000]. Octavo, with inclusion; vg/wraps; gold spine with green text; minor shelf wear; text block, clean; illus.: B/W photos, text maps, tables, charts; 529pp. --Includes portfolio of maps, laid-in. 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above 7's Ephemera section.
London: Werner Laurie, 1952. Octavo; 13th impression; G/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, tears at spine ends and flap corners, large portion of spine torn away, toning to spine and light peripheral toning, smudging, shelfwear, vendor label on rear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, cocked spine, wear to corners and spine caps, fading/toning to spine caps and along bottom edge, blemishes on spine; Text block has stain from tape on front flyleaf, clean text; 266 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (drawings made in Changi Prison Camp).
London: Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, 1968. Octavo; pp 264; G-/Poor; brown/beige spine with dark blue text; dust jacket shows severe wear, including several chips and detached front flap, as is; sunned exterior; cloth has sunning to edges; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to edges with some foxing; cracking to front hinge, as is; illustrated; good binding;.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Thin Octavo; G+; blue spine without text; no jacket; cloth shows slight sun fading; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block edges have very light tone; slight foxing to first and last few pages; gift inscription to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; pp 78.
London: The Reprint Society, 1950. Small Octavo; G Hardcover; Green spine with Gold text on Brown spine label; Boards shaken, cocking to spine, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping and rubbing to corners, white marks on rear cover; Textblock has age toning, foxing on some pages, splitting along hinge between half title page and subsequent page, writing in pen on front endpaper, book plate on reverse of front endpaper; 378 pp.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1953. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white and blue print; DJ in mylar, DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, creasing, tears to rear top edge, shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges and endpapers, else clean and tight; 319 pages.
New York: A.L. Burt Company, 19145. 10mo; pp 256; G-; light brown pictorial spine with black and red text; no jacket; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; black, red and tan illustration to front; some rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block has age toning to edges; frontispiece; missing front endpaper; some foxing inside;.
New York: George H. Doran, 1918. Octavo; VG-/ Hardcover; no dust jacket; faded red spine with black text; cloth on the spine moderately wrinkled due to contact with the sun and exposure to liquid; boards have shelf wear; front hinge is slightly broken; copies of author's documents are posted on front paste down and front free end-paper; text block is severely age-toned and fore edge deckled, otherwise legible; 410p.
Washington: Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University, 1996. Octavo; G-; Paperback; Spine, cream with black print; Cover has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Text block has title page separating from binding, else clean and tight; v, 167 pages, illustrated (b&w charts).
Washington: Brookings Institution, 1943. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to front and top edges, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, annotations in red pencil, some dog-eared pages; 101 pages.
New York: Weybright and Talley, 1970. Octavo; pp 554; G/Fair; sunned blue spine with white text; dust jacket modest rubbing wear to exterior; several chips to edges; mild tone to flaps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges show mild shelf wear; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; some pencil inside; illustrated;.
New York: NAL Caliber, 2011. 2nd Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; off white and red spine with red, white, copper text. Dustjacket has slight edgewear and former bookstore sticker on back, creasing to front inside flap; boards are strong; textblock has minor creasing to the first ten pages; slight staining to foreedge of textblock, faint remainder mark along tailedge of textblock exterior; otherwise clean; 654 pp; inscribed by author to former owner on half-title page.
Paris: Les Presses de la Cite, 1986. Octavo; pp 317; G/paperback; ivory spine with blue and black text; covers have some soiling to exterior; lightly sunned spine; slight wear to edges; small sticker to rear; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; French text.
Washington: The Office of Air Force History, Headquarters USAF, 1978. Octavo; G+; brown spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes: vol. 1, The Final Report and A Tactical History, pp 448; vol. 2, Early Concepts of Military Aviation, pp 460; cloths have only mild wear to corners; strong, clean boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; illustrated;.
New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1947. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 425; VG-; blue spine with gilt text to red bar; no jacket; cloth has modestly sunned spine; mild wear to front and rear;minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block edges some toning toward edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Gloucestershire, UK: Sutton Publishing, 1998. First Edition. Octavo; pp 223; VG-/paperback; black spine with ivory and red text; out of print; covers show some light wear to exterior; lightly thumbed corners; intact panels; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; turned down corners to few pages; profusely illustrated with photographs and maps;.
Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1968. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with green and black print; DJ in mylar, tears to top and bottom edges, wear to hinges and flap folds, mild shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has slight stains on bottom and top edges, else clean and tight; 322 pages.
Illinois: The University of Chicago, 1949. 8vo; VG- hardcover without dust jacket; red spine with gold text; boards have extreme stains and the top part of the spine is sunned; front paste down has a plate with name and address; paste downs, free end papers, fore edges are age- toned and have smudges and scratches; pages are clean and legible; 323p.
Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, 1949. Octavo; pp 364; G/Fair; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows noticeable wear to exterior; slightly sunned exterior; several chips to edges; small price sticker to rear; cloth has modest shelf wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; slight worn spine edges and fore corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in French;.
London: Allan Wingate (Publishers) Limited, 1956. First Edition. 12mo; pp 204; G+/G; black/blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; modest rubbing to exterior; cloth has very mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; some sticker residue to front pastedown; light ink to p 26; light toning to interior pages, otherwise;.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1982. Octavo; pp 284; VG/G; gold spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; slight foxing to exterior head edge; illustrated; inscribed by Frederick Werbell;.
New York: Holmes & Meier Publishers Inc., 1986. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Cream spine with navy blue text; Dust jacket has minor marks and scratches to the front and rear; Boards, save minor bumping to the corners and tips, are clean and binding is solid; top edge is slightly frayed and has slight foxing otherwise text block is clean; 268p.
Washington, D.C. Department of the Army, Historical Division, 1950. Large Octavo; pp 551; G; green spine with gilt text and black bar to spine; no jacket; cloth shows modest wear to exterior; mildly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block edges show some toning; ex-library with remnants to pastedowns; some ex-library stamps to copyright page; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
Virginia: Albemarle County Historical Society, 1948. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue fabric spine with red text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to edges, age toning to spine, small light staining to front, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and a few pages, closed tear on tail edge of pp 429, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 429.
Hamburg: Willi Bernhard, 1975. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with black print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, toning to spine, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Text and captions in German, English, and French; unpaged, illustrated (some color).