London, Great Britain: Mercury Books, 2005. UK Softback Edition. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. slim gray wraps spine with red uppercase title followed by black author, and tiny black logo at tail. slightly warped spine appears uneven and damaged around the foot. generally handled, with many b/w illustrations, profusely displayed throughout the textblock. 128 pp. ISBN# 184560010X.
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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.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1966. reprint. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned spine and lightly rubbed exterior which is otherwise clean, with strong and intact panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on ffep and shows some wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 443.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1981. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print on a black ground; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to front edge, mild shelfwear; Text block has library stamps on all edges, and endpapers, else clean and tight; xx, 647 pages, illustrated.
New York: David McKay, Company Inc., 1968. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark reddish-black pictorial spine with white and yellow text; Unclipped DJ has moderate edgewear and rubbing mainly around spine ends, age toning on rear panel; Rust colored boards have minimal rubbing, some edgewear to spine ends, ffep has prior owners name address and date in ink; Otherwise textblock is clean and free of markings; pp 265.
Kessinger Publishing's Rare Reprints. facsimile reprint. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with black text; 2 volumes; Covers has some smudges and rubbing on exteriors, which are otherwise intact without defect; Text blocks show wear along edges due to handling but pages have tight bindings; pp 1217. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Great Britain: The Naval & Military Press, Ltd., May 27, 2013. Facsimile Reprint. 8vo(s). VG+/ - no DJ. light olive wraps spine, glossy with white series, centered black titling, volume indicator in white and b/w publisher segment. glossy volumes all, Volume 1: From the outbreak of war with Germany to June 1917, 445 pp. and section of rear maps; Volume 2: Part I : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 394 pp., with glossary and maps following. Volume 2: Part II : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 395-748 pp, with appendices, indexes and maps following. lightly perused interior, excellent textblock with minimal edge shelfwear. ISBN# 9781845749521.
Salem, MA: The Marine Research Society, 1928. Quarto; pp 154; Good-; dark blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows some scratches to exterior; blind-stamped borders to front panel; rubbed corners and edges; lightly sunned spine; mildly bowed boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edge; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; illustrated; tight binding; slight adhesive residue to rear endpaper; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Boston: Little Brown, 1901. first edition. octavo in navy blue cloth with gold gilt and letters; VG; boards with moderate soiling; open gutter and title page detaching; slight bump on upper back board; paper slightly faded; text clean; vignette portraits throughout; text print fairly large; external edges sunned; pp. 500; shelved in Military section.
Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 500; VG-/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text to red bar; full title: Types of Naval Officers, Drawn from the History of the British Navy; cloth has light rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: Threshold books, 1984. First edition. Thin quarto in dark green hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold gilt on front cover; VG; minimal soiling and good binding; author's signature plate on ffep; pp. 128; includes photographs and drawings throughout; foreword by Princess Anne; shelved in Military section.
London, England: W.H. Allen & Co., 1885. First. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Brownish spine with gold text; Boards strong, age-worn, with shelfwear and edgewear, front cover faded considerably more than back cover, front cover -brown-ish red, back cover - red, spine - brown, front cover center lighter shade of red with several splotchy marks that are likely water stains, top and fore edges darker, tail and spine edge artwork intact, rubbing at corners, chipping at both ends of spine, small gouge in spine, whorl-like stain patterns along spine, back cover illustrations' black gilt worn away entirely, fabric worn unevenly; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean,fold-out map between pages 318-319, front hinge cracked, spine cracked, loose signatures, some separating - even partly detached. foxing along the first few and the last few pages of textblock, back hinge cracked, pastedown torn in hinged tears, webbing exposed, fore edges deckled, light staining along tail edge especially at the corner; pp 434. eb/nd.
Traditionsverband Ehem. 7. Panzer-Division-Kameradenhilfe E.V., 1965. Octavo; Fair/Fair-; Ex-Library; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with orange print; DJ has tears at spine ends, hinges, flap edges and corners, tears to top edge taped, creasing, shelfwear, fading; Boards in black cloth with gold print, fading to edges, slight warping, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has tanning to endpapers, label on front flyleaf, library stamp on title page, cracked rear hinge, annotation in red ink throughout, mild age-toning to paper; Signed in ink by the author on two business cards taped to front endpapers; Text in German; 470 pages, illustrated.
Bethesda, MD: David W. Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center:, 1980. Large Octavo; pp 503; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows very slight wear to exterior, slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: Hollis & Carter, 1960. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Orange spine with white text; Dustjacket is in protective plastic cover, DJ is age toned and has some edge wear incl. tiny chips and creases at edges of spine and at some folds, DJ has some rubbing of darker colors, covers and spine have occasional small spot or scuff, there is a thin and faint damp stain vertically along the left edge of front cover, inside flaps have a little bit of foxing at their top edges; Boards are straight and strong, spine very subtly cocked, boards have minor edge wear, back board has two very small surface scuffs, pastedowns are age toned, front pastedown has a very little bit of foxing, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have a fair amount of foxing/brown age spots, front end paper has former owner's name sticker in upper right corner, book's first and last few pages have foxing, interior clean; 212 pp.
London, New York & Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1961,1965,1966,1969, Octavo; VG-/G; burgundy spine with white text; 4 volumes - 1. The Road to War, 1904-1914, 2. The War Years: To the Eve of Jutland, 1914-1916, 3.Jutland and After: May 1916 - December 1916, & 4. 1917: Year of Crisis; dust jackets have mylar covering; have moderate wear at edges & corners, mainly on spine at heads & tails; lightly age toned exteriors; cloths have lightly sunned spines w/minor spotting on fronts of vols. 1 & 2; panels are study; text blocks show slight wear due to age & handling w/slightly cocked spines, but no major defects; previous owner's name on ffeps & book plate on ffep of vol. 1, otherwise have clean pages & tight bindings; good condition; pp 1594. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Quantico, VA: Cadmus Publishing Group/Cadmus Fine Books, 1995. Reprinted. Quarto; pp 105; VG/G-; black/gray spine with red text; dust jacket has 1.5 tear to front head edge, closed tear to front tail edge, slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has minimal shelf wear, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1964. Octavo; VG; softcover; orange and grey spine, white black and orange lettering; covers have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, price cut; text block age toned, erased penciling on title page; First Edition; shelved in aisle 8; xii, 80pp.
London: Oxford University Press, 1935. First. VG-/VG-; Tan with black text; DJ G with partial plastic cover; Slight edge wear; Lower left corner of DJ front fly leaf has 2" triangular cut; Boards good but binding tape discolored; Slight age yellowing of text; previous owner's name on front leaf; bound map on last page has left impresion on last 20 pages; 207 pp. w/map.
New York: The Century Co., 1907. Reprinted. Octavo; G/no-DJ; red spines with gilt text; 4 volumes: vol. 1, pp 336; vol. 2, pp 318; vol. 3, Memoirs of pp 307; vol. 4, pp 326; cloths show moderate wear to exteriors, showing light rubbing to exteriors; some soiling to spines; some rubbing to corners; text blocks have top edges gilt; deckled fore edges; minor chips to few pages; frontispieces with tissue guards; interiors have some foxing to few pages; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Limited, 1992. First. Octavo; VG/VG ; Blue spine with gold and white text; DJ has slight self wear and 1/4" tea on top front by spine; Book cover and text block are fine and with no markings or discoloration; pp. 176. Author's account of Royal Air Force career and combat engagement in The Gulf War.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1951. First edition. Octavo; pp 335; G/Fair; Sun fading to red spine with ivory & black text; Dust jacket has sunning to exterior, tape mends to repair to front inside dj, chipping to corners and edges; Cloth has sun fading to exterior, rubbing to corners; Text block shows toning to exterior edges, missing head edge of ffep, interior clean; inscribed by author;.
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 netdesk office, on bookshelf left of workstation.
Albert F. Simpson Historical Research Center and Office of Air Force History, Headquarters USAF, 1982. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Beige spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned exterior which is otherwise clean and panels are strong; Text block shows only slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; small tear at fore edge of pp vi; pp 841. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; yellow spine with black text; cloth is covered w/custom dust jacket which has mylar cover; exterior shows some light rubbing & scratches; spine is sunned; panels are otherwise clean w/ intact & stable panels; text block has foxing on exterior edges; all pages are fully bound & intact; deckled fore edge; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 373.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 313; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows some moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; damp staining toward tail edges; chips to spine head edge; strong boards; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; noticeable foxing to endpaper toward edges; few chips to fore edge of rear endpaper; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some staining to front gutter at front endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated.
Plantersvill: Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1935. Octavo; VG-/G-; light red spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; head & tail edges of dj have fraying w/ some small tears; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; rubbed head & tail edges; exterior is quite clean with strong, intact panels; text block has darkened due to age; binding is tight & intact; pages are clean; inscription to previous owner by The National Rifle Association of America on ffep; pp 398.
Atlanta, GA: National Publishing Company, 1870. First Edition. Octavo, 732 pages; G-; quarter bound in brown leather, paneled spine has gilt lettering and tooling; binding has heavy wear along the top and bottom edges, has bumping and minor fraying on the fore edge corners, both boards have heavy rubbing, with moderate cracking on the front cover, has cracking and creasing along the sides of the spine; pages have heavy age toning, have minor detachment in the first several pages, have dust build up and blotching along the edges of the text block, has regular creasing and dog-earing; contains 3 fold out maps and 10 full page maps; marbled endpapers; shelved case 1.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1985. first printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows very slight wear due to handling with clean pages and tight binding; pp 429.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2010. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; 2 volumes; Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have minimal wear on exteriors which are very clean and panels are strong & solid; Text blocks have very slight shelf wear with clena pages and tight bindings; pp 1431. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
[Washington, D.C.?]: [Publisher Not Identified], . First Edition. Thin Octavo, 16 pages; G; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards and endpapers; some rubbing to binding; lacking title page and map; ex-Columbia Historical Society library, with their stamps to interior and sticker to front board, bookplate to front pastedown; first page with some period writing; extremely scarce in any condition; HSDC consignment; shelved case 9 3/4.
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.
Charleston, WV: Pictorial Publishing Co., Inc., 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 148; G/G; pink spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows very light foxing to front; some foxing inside dj; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges and ffep; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
London: Leo Cooper, 1972. Octavo; VG/VG; Thin White spine with black text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, minimal shelf wear, price clipping to front flap, no tears; Boards have light bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing to fore edge, previous owner's name in writing on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 121.
London: The Bodley Head, 2012. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Off-white spine with black & red text; dust jacket is clean with very little wear, intact & undamaged; dj is covered with mylar; boards are clean with strong & sturdy panels; text block has very slight wear due to handling, but overall clean with tight binding; pp 610.
New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, January, 1919. US Printing. small 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. lightly yellowed from exposure, medium blue clothbound HB with stamped gold titling between decorative gilt striping. lightly abraded, faintly nicked off tint along both boards. prior owner address label on left fep, some toning to fep with b/w erotic pictorial plates tipped in on ffep. frontispiece and 24 b/w illustrations. grayish shadow to each outer edges. 232 pp.
New York: Harper & Row, 1968. First Edition. Octavo, 176 pages, VG-/VG-; white dj, red/blue/black lettering: red lettering to spine faded pink yet legible, closed tearing to head; overall mild wear to covers, scattered light staining/minor foxing to covers (text to back cover affected yet clear and legible); front flap price clipped; dj covered by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, bright gold lettering to spine: mild fading to margins of boards, lettering unaffected; light age-toning to margins and gutters of endpapers (inscription unaffected), interior clean; INSCRIBED by McNamara to Frederic Berlinger on ffep, inscription reads: "From an great admirer of his daughter and son-in-law with best wishes"; shelved Window or International Relations.