New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. first edition. G+. 12mo (7 1/2" tall) in red cloth boards, title on spine in gilt (faded), black, white, and gilt illustration to front and spine. No DJ. Moderate wear to boards; spine agetoned, edges rubbed and lightly frayed, corners bumped, light moisture staining. Spine slightly cocked, binding strong. Ex-libris with bookplate and prev. owner's signature. Some minor staining to fore edge of textblock, bottom fore corner lightly rubbed, moisture staining to endpages, pages otherwise clean. 393 pp. + adds. Shelved SOUTH AFRICA.
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London: Chatto and Windus Ltd, 1957. Small Octavo; G/Fair; Tan spine with black text, blue lines; dust jacket has tears along edges; dj spine & fore edges have soiling wear, due to handling & age; light stains on front, maybe water; dj in protective mylar; boards are slightly sunned w/ intact & sturdy panels; text block has very slightly age toned exterior edges; first few pages are cracked along binding, but pages are present; shadow toning between pastedowns & end papers; text pages are unmarked; previous owner's name is embossed on ffep; pp 316.
London, New York, Sydney & Auckland: Arnold/Hodder Headline Group, 1997. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with black text; Boards are covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and have slightly rubbed exterior which is otherwise clean, with strong and intact panels; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges and shows some wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 490.
Melbourne: F.W. Cheshire, 1954. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, significant tears at top and bottom edges, some spotting, wear to spine edges and flap folds, tape on rear flap fold, price-clipped; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, mild warping, wear to spine caps; Textblock has tanning to endpapers, ex-libris pasted to front endpapers, clean text, small tear at inside corner of page 64, mild age-toning to paper; 257 pages, illustrated with b & w plates.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1975. first printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; Cloth has very slight shelf wear on panels such as lightly rubbed exterior and edges but otherwise strong, intact and sturdy panels; Text block shows light wear due to handling on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; sticker and previous owner's name of ffep; pp 452. Inscribed.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Beige/blue spine with red text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has slightly sunned exterior, lightly age toned flap edges; minor rubbing at head & tail spine edges; overall dj is clean & intact; cloth is slightly sunned w/ minor rubbing along edges; text block has lightly age toned exterior edge with clean pages & tight binding; pp 216.
Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1977. US Printing. larger 8vo. VG/VG-. solid red DJ, spine titling is wide and centered, large black capitals between small editors and publisher. DJ spine tip, tail and outer extremities are a touch worn and whitish. edgewear is moderate, though heavier where some creasing, folds and closed tears. as is. price-clipped front inner flap. mild red clothbound HB with stamped black titling, some wear to spine ends. lightly read copy, interior is illustrated with 112 titled figures within the chapters. 328 pp. ISBN# 0891281162.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1995. Small quarto; pp 303; VG-/G; yellow spine with black and brown text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; minor spots to pp 204-205, 208-211; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
New York and Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc, 1939. First edition. Octavo; pp 191; G/Fair; sun tanned spine with blue text; dust jacket has chipping to edges, sun browned exterior, rubbing to fore edges, price clipping to front flap; cloth shows sunning to spine, slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown, deckled fore edge; interior clean;.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981,1986. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 601+850; VG-/G; black spines with ivory text; 2 volumes; full title: History of the Second World War: British Intelligence in the Second World War; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor wear to edges; cloths show minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges; several maps tipped into text pages; some moderate highlighting throughout; map endpapers.
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.
Tokyo: Kenkyusha, 1962. 10mo; pp 442; G+/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; full title: Commodore Perry's Visit to Okinawa, Selection from Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan; beige slipcase has age toned exterior, some wear to edges; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; English and Japanese text.
New York & London: Thomas Yoseloff, Publisher, 1959. new edition. Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has minor edge wear, exterior just has light rubbing; dj has price clipped front flap; cloth has slight smudges on panels which are otherwise strong & intact; text block has minor wear & pages have tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; small tear at fore edge of p 613; deckled fore edge; pp 613.
Orange, VA: Moss Publications, 1985. First printing. Small quarto; pp 166; VG/VG; blue spine with black text; number 430 of 1000 numbered, inscribed copies; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has minimal shelf wear, stickers to front flap; cloth has clean, light sunning to exteriors, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, embossed stamp encircling limited edition numbers to ffep, inscription to ffep; interiors clean;.
London: J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1979. First edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light blue spine with red text; Dust jacket has slightly age toned exterior with minimal edge wear and sticker on front flap, otherwise w/o defect; Boards are lightly sunned with clean and sturdy panels; Text block has slight shelf wear, clean pages with tight binding; pp 239.
Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1904,1905,1915. 43rd, 68th, & 80th editions. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; 4 volumes: v. 1 - 1815- Le Premiere Restauration - Le Retour D'lle D'Elbe (80th edition), v. 2 - 1815 - Waterloo (43rd edition), v. 3 - 1815 - La Seconde Abdication - La Terreur Blanche (80th edition) and v. 4 - 1814 (68th edition); Boards are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exteriors and edges, otherwise panels are sturdy and intact; Text blocks have darkened due to age with slight writing on half title page of vols. 1, 2 & 3, and cracking along hinges of vol. 4, and light foxing toward first few pages with good bindings; pp 2402. French text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1946. Octavo; pp 403; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; cracked front gutter; blue pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 748; VG/paperback; gray,green and beige spine with green text; full title: United States Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Northwest Africa: Seizing The Initiative in the West; covers are lightly sunned; minor wear to edges; sticker to spie; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1957. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned exterior with some rubbing along edges, but otherwise has intact and strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on ffep, slight stain spot toward head edge on front pastedown & ffep, and shows only slight wear otherwise, which is due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 748.
York: American History Publications, 1971. Facsimile reprint. Small Quarto; VG-/G; Off-white spine with black & red text; This volume only; Dust jacket has slightly age toned exterior edges with some minor edge wear and some rubbing along fore edges, slight writing on rear; Boards have slightly sunned head edge with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges with previous owner's label on front end paper, unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 106.
Riverview: The Kensal Press, 1991. Octavo; VG/VG; orange/gray spine with yellow text; dust jacket is clean with mylar covering; cloth is quite clean with strong and sturdy panels; text block shows minimal wear; exterior is clean; text pages are clean with tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 420.
Gaithersburg, MD: Ron R. Sickle Military Books, 1988. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 335; VG/VG-; dark blue spine with gilt text; original published in 1924; dust jacket shows only slight rubbing to exterior; minor scratches to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows light stain to exterior head and fore edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; interior clean; illustrated;.
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.
Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University, 1959. Second Printing. Octavo; pp 534; G/G-; tan spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows heavily sunned spine; small chips to edges and corners; previous owner's name stamped to front; moderate wear to exterior, toning toward edges; cloth has spotting to spine; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding; previous owner's name to ffep.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1993. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black/beige spine with white text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and shows minimal wear on exterior; clean and intact; cloth spine & paper boards are strong with clean, unmarked exterior; text block has light wear on exterior edges; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; deckled fore edge; pp 433.
Kelly Air Force Base: Office of History, San Antonio Air Logistics Center. Small Quarto; VG/VG-; Off-white spine with dark blue text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has minor shelf wear, and otherwise lightly rubbed exterior; Cloth shows light wear on exterior however panels are strong and clean otherwise; Text block has minimal wear on exterior edges with unmarked text pages and tight binding; pp 301.
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1963. First. First edition, second printing; VG-/no-DJ; blue and grey photograph spine with red text, red band at bottom; boards are strong, front cover has a 1 inch mark in bottom left corner where a sticker was peeled away and left behind a layer of paper and residue, otherwise boards are clean with slight discoloration to covers, light fraying and bumping to corners; textblock is clean with slight age toning to pages, front free-end paper is inscribed by author to previous owner; 215pp.
Westport: Praeger Publishers, 1993. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Black spine with silver text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, minor rubbing along surfaces, light fraying at head of front cover, boards are strong and clean, minor bumping at corners; Binding solid, some markings along margins, mostly on contents page, otherwise text block clean; 243 pp.
Roma: 1917. 16mo; pp 174; Fair/paperback; gray spine without text; covers show some foxing to exterior; creasing to tail fore edge; text block has creasing to first pages; interior slightly toned; intact binding; slight age toning to exterior edges; mild cracking to front gutter; illustrated; Italian text;.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, Inc, 1969. reprint. Small Quarto; G/G; Red spine with white text; Dust jacket has moderate shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exterior, small tears along edges and 1.5 inch tear at spine front head edge, sticker on front flap; Cloth has lightly spotted exterior with rubbing wear at corners and along edges, otherwise sturdy and intact panels; Text block shows slight toning due to age with very light foxing on first few pages with intact and secure binding; pp 218.
New York, Toronto, London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1951. First edition. Octavo; pp 280; VG/G; Ivory spine with black and white text; Dust jacket has slight sun fading to spine, some rubbing to fore edge, minor wear to edges; Cloth shows slight sunning to spine, minimal wear to edges; Text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Navy blue spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly rubbed & sunned exterior with minor edge wear otherwise, panels are sturdy and intact; Text block's exterior edges shows darkening due to age with some light foxing on edges and first & last few pages, deckled edge, slight cracking along hinges between pastedowns and end papers, otherwise pages are unmarked; previous owner's label on front pastedown; pp 310.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1955. Octavo; VG-/G-; white sun toned spine, black and grey lettering; dust jacket has significant shelfwear, significant edgewear, general soiling, open tears on head edges and rear tail edge, open tears on fore corners and spine edges, rubbing and closed tears on fore edges, closed tear on spine, spine sun toned; boards strong, very slightly bowed, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, penned signature and soiling on front end paper; text block age toned, soiling on exterior edges; xxxiii, 701pp.
Bad Nauheim: Podzun-Verlag, 1964. Octavo; pp 239; G/G-; orange spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; minor chips to corners; small sticker to front flap; cloth has slightly sunned edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; sticker to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; German text; signed by previous owner, Charles von Luttichau, historian, to ffep;.
London: Ernest Benn Ltd, 1925. Octavo; pp 240; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; some bumping to corners; mild edge wear; sturdy boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue; interior clean; light foxing to first and last few pages; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with maps and photographs;.
North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1958. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Spine is dark blue with gold and silver text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some scratches and marks, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some pencil, content is clear; pp 277.
1993. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; cream spine with blue text; jacket has slight creasing along front tail edge, small closed tear on back tail edge; boards are strong and clean, small bump on back tail edge; textblock has a few small stains around edges, otherwise clean; pp 656; signed by author on title page.
New York: Johnson and Ward, 1862. Folio, 99 pages, 64 lithographed maps; G; bound in original publisher's three-quarters calf with embossed green cloth covers, titling in gilt on front cover and spine, marbled endpapers; front gutter partially open; most maps with light foxing; hand-colored plates; shelved above case 3.