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Poona: DastaneRamchandra & Co., 1990. First edition. Octavo; pp 232; G+/G-; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket has rubbing to exterior, slight chipping to spine edges and corners, sticker to front flap; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, light bumping to corners; Text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Philadelphia: J.W. Daughaday, Publisher, 1863. 10mo; pp 288; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; original publisher's cloth shows some rubbing to exterior; blind-stamped borders to panels; noticeable wear to corners; text block shows slight age darkened exterior edges; cocked spine; frontispiece with tissue guard; newspaper articles adhered to endpapers with offset to facing pages; cracking to gutter at pp 132-133; light moisture staining to ffeps, mostly toward spine, condition noted; some minor smudges to some pages throughout; previous owner's name to front pastedown;.
Tarrytown, NY: Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2019. Octavo; pp 229; VG-/paperback; ivory spine with black text; review copy not released until 2/2020; covers show light wear to exterior; intact panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; interior clean; inscribed by Andrea Plate;.
New York: The Viking Press, 1973. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 683 pages; VG/VG-; Spine is black with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut, '$15.00', has minor wear along the top and bottom edges with a small open tear at the bottom of the back cover; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have faded red coloring along the top edge and a minor blotch on the bottom edge; illustrated endpapers; has a sticker on the ffep; inscribed by the author on the half title page; shelved World War II.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2012. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue & black spine with gilt text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and shows minimal shelf wear with clean and intact exterior; cloth has slight wear on exterior with some smudges on front, however panels are strong & intact; text block has clean, crisp pages with tight binding; pp 240.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. Large Octavo; pp 788; G-/no-DJ; light blue with gilt text to red bar; missing dj; cloth shows slight sun faded exterior; some rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block has mild soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; slight cracking to rear gutter; inscribed by author; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Lisboa: Comissao Portuguesa de Historia Militar, 2009. Octavo; 2 volumes in slipcase; VG-; Paperback; Spine, blue and gold with white print; Slipcase is gold and blue with gold and blue print, shelfwear, tearing at spine corners and to inserted folds; Covers are clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Essays in Portuguese, French, and English with abstracts in all three languages; 2 volumes (1363 pages), illustrated, some color.
Dorheim: Podzun-Verlag, 1971. Octavo; pp 222; G/Fair; ivory spine with beige text; dust jacket has sunned spine; some age toning to edges; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; sticker to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; German text; signed previous owner, historian, Charles von Luttichau to ffep;.
London: Stanley Paul & Co., 1945. Octavo; vg-/fair+; dj, white spine with black text; front panel, red with white and black text; HB, black cloth spine with white title; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, 208 pp.; illus., frontispiece, 20 line drawings; light general toning; foxing; binding shaken; dj, sunned; extensive chipping and short tears; spot staining; else very good.
New York: Facts On File, Inc., 1999. facsimile reprint. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has mylar cover; Exterior of dj is very clean; minor scuffing at corners; Boards are clean w/sturdy, stable panels; text block shows only light rubbing at tail of fore edge; clean, tightly bound pages; pp 572.
Hartford: Andruss and Star, 1815. Early reprint. Two volumes in octavo. Fair. Two volumes on a related subjects in identical bindings. The book by LaBaume is missing its title page. Worn leather covers and spines exhibit significant rubbing. Volume 1 missing part of leather along the head of its backstrip. Hinges of both volumes loose. Owner markings to front and rear end paper and pastedown of both volumes. Binding fair to good for both volumes. Text block solid, but hinges are loose. Some stains to the pages of both volumes. We are including the book by LaBaume with the book by Porter as part of a matched set. Volume 1 is 400pp. Volume 2 is to 354pp.
Boston, New York, London: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. first printing. Octavo; VG/VG; red/green/gray spine with black 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; bumped head edge corner; text block has light wear on exterior edges; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 433.
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2009. First. 8vo. VG/VG. black glossy DJ spine densely filled with b/w title, tiny red subtitle and small white author. light edgewear follows along the panel edges and at the tip and tail of spine. black clothbound HB has silver stamped type, adjacent boards are red paperboard. neatly bound interior, free of marks, edges fine. 212 pp. ISBN# 9780801447655.
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.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1990. Eighth English. Quarto; VG-/G+; red spine with white text; dustjacket has light edgewear, bottom right corner of front cover has been torn and fixed with tape, covers have light scuffing and scratching, most notably one 2 inch scratch mark in lower left portion of back cover; boards are strong and clean, lower right corner has been damaged and repaired with tape; front free-end paper has name and information of previous owner written in black ink, otherwise textblock is clean; 962pp. [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].
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.
Alexandria: The Association of Old Crows, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-/VG-; purple and blue spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tear on head spine edge, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sticker on spine, browning on interior flaps, soiling on rear interior flap, some foxing in interior; boards strong, some shelfwear, scratch on front, general edgewear, bumping on tail edges and rear fore edge, ex-libris plate on front pastedown, penciling on erased penciling on front end paper, soiling on front end paper, light foxing in interiors; text block age toned, occasional foxing, foxing on exterior edges; First Edition, First Printing; xxi, 391pp.
n. p. The Association of Old Crows, 1984. First edition. Octavo; pp 312; VG/VG-; Blue with pink spine with white text; this volume only; dust jacket has slight sunning and rubbing to exterior, minor chipping to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has very slight wear to exterior edges, writing to front end paper; interior clean;.
n.p. The National Historical Society, 2012. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; pp 800; VG/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt decorative design over gilt & brown text; reprinted from the original 1879 edition; 2 volumes; cloths have minimal sunning to exteriors, strong boards; text blocks show very light wear to exterior edges, spines are slightly cocked; interiors clean;.
Pristina, Kosovo: Zëri, 1999. First Edition. Thin octavo paperback, 192 pages, VG-; gray paper covers, small black lettering to spine: mild overall wear to covers, mild cocking/creasing to spine, binding strong; covers protected by plastic covering; INSCRIBED by Ramush Haradinaj, prime minister of Kosovo and former commander of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA/UÇK); shelved _.
Patrick Stephens Limited, 1989. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Blue and white spine with orange and yellow text/title; dustjacket has scattered white markings with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; bookplate of former owner on the front pastedown; pencil writing on the back free end page and back pastedown; newspaper clipping stapled to one page before the back free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 240.
New York: Times Books/Random House, 1995. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black 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 rubbing at tail exterior edge; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 546. Inscribed by author.
New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2007. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light green/brown spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has mylar cover; Exterior of dj is very clean; minor scuffing at corners; boards are clean w/sturdy, stable panels; text block shows only light rubbing at tail of fore edge; clean, tightly bound pages; pp 658.
Washington: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1994. Second Edition. Octavo; Second Edition; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with blue print; Boards in tan cloth with blue print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; includes floppy disc which is “an updated version of ‘Defense Analyses Software’, an expanded compendium of software subroutines that allow the reader to compute numerical values for functions or tables derived in the text”; xvi, 425 pages, illustrated + 1 3.5 inch floppy disc.
London: Alvin Redman, 1963. Octavo; VG/VG; yellow spine, red and white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on front head edge, open tear on spine, open tears on rear tail edge and front tail fore edge, sun toning on rear and spine, protected by BroDart; boards strong, slightly bowed, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, age toning in interiors, erased penciling on front end paper, soiling on rear end paper; text block age toned, minor soiling on half-title page, minor soiling on exterior head edge; 246pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1958. Octavo; VG/VG-; black and blue spine, red and white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on head edges and front tail edge, open tears on fore corners and spine edges, soiling on rear, spine sun toned, protected by BroDart; boards strong, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, soiling on rear and spine, penned inscription on front pastedown, erased penciling on front end paper and rear pastedown, interiors age toned; text block age toned, soiling on exterior head edge; volume 1 only; xiii, 626pp.
n.p. NACIC, n.d. Large Octavo; G/paperback; green and burgundy spines with ivory text; these 2 volumes only; v.2, Post-World War II to Closing the 20th Century, pp 435; v. 3, Counter-Intelligence in World War II, pp 243; covers have some wear to exteriors; moderate rubbing wear to edges; intact panels; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2005. 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 425.
Lexington, KY: The University Press of Kentucky, 1986. Octavo; pp 306; VG/VG; gray spine with red text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, mylar wraps; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to verso of ffep; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Warrenton, Virginia: The Fauquier County Civil War Centennial Committee, 1965. Octavo; pp 201; G+/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth is sun faded, moderate rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges, light foxing to pastedowns, first and last few pages; interior clean.
Durham: Duke University Press, 1985. Octavo; VG/VG; red, white and black spine with black text; jacket has rubbing, age toning, some staining; boards are strong and clean, slight cornerwear; textblock has age toning, staining on fore and tail edges, otherwise clean; pp 436; comes with letter signed by author Vitaly Rapoport and editor Vladimir G. Treml.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1945. First edition. Octavo; pp 158; VG-/G; yellowish orange spine with white text; dust jacket has some chipping to corners, exterior shows sunning to spine; price clipped flap; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, minor wear to corners, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, sticker to ffep; interior clean.
London: Cassell & Co., 2000. reprinted. Large octavo; VG/VG; Lavender spine with black text; dust jacket has mylar covering; dj shows minor wear at corners, otherwise clean & intact exterior; boards have very slight wear on exterior w/ strong & unmarked panels; text block has minimal wear w/ tight binding; pp 224.
New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1987. First US Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. off white wraps spine with center reading crease, head to foot through the small black titling. off white frames the pictorial cover design, a reproduced photo of Fuller. a touch thumbed, within the textblock chapters 8 & 9 have some underlining and margin marks. as is. with 2 maps. mark-free outer edges. 283 pp. ISBN# 0312042086.
Dorset, UK: Blandford Books Ltd, 1983. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 160; VG/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light moisture staining to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Paris: Boussod, Valadon et Cie; :'Univers Illustre, n.d. Folio; vg-/none; blue spine with no text; front board with gilt figures and stamped titles; back board, black nested borders with crest in center field; ex libris, pencil signature; shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 100 pp.; 87 plates and figures; some age-toning; boards, white spot staining; sunned; toning; chipping and wear; else good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
London and New York: Longmans, Green and Co., 1928. Octavo; good/none; blue cloth spine with gilt title; blind stamped text on front board; ex libris, signature; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 356 pp.; light general toning; foxing; binding shaken; spine, sunned; minor chipping and wear; else very good.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1965. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar & has sunned spine; exterior has chipping at corners; small tear at front head edge; otherwise exterior of dj has light rubbing; Cloth has just minor wear w/ clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows slight wear, due to handling & age w/ small tears midway on fore edge; but text are unmarked with good, tight binding; pp 420.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1959. First Edition, Fourth Printing. 8vo., 256 pages; VG-/VG' spine red and blue with white and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; page 14/15 have slight staining, presumably from a newspaper being laid in; small split to binding on page 30/31; dust jacket has some mild chipping and wear; copyright page and front flap both read forth printing; INSCRIBED on ffep by Rickover, dated 1 March 1959, "with appreciation for all the help you have given the naval nuclear propulsion program"; Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was the director of Naval Reactors for the US Navy and directed the original development of naval nuclear propulsion. His career lasted 63 years of active duty, ending as a four-star admiral, and was the longest-serving naval officer and the longest serving member of the U.S armed forces in history; shelved case 1.