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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954,1960,1961,1962, All first editions, vols. 1 & 2 are third impressions. Octavo; G+/G; Light green spine with black text; 4 volumes: 1 - The Defensive, 2 - The Period of Balance, 3 - The Offensive, 1st June 1943-31st May 1944 (part one) and 3 - The Offensive, 1st June 1944-14th August 1945 (part two); Dust jackets are covered with mylar and have slightly sunned exteriors with light foxing on spines some smudges rear of vols. 1 & 3, and price clipped front flaps, otherwise they are intact; Cloths have slightly bowed panels on vols. 1 & 2, all have lightly sunned exteriors with clean and sturdy panels; Text blocks show some wear and light age toning on exterior edges with light foxing on first & last few pages and lightly towards middle of text in vols. 2 & 3, and errata slip tipped in to vols. 3 and 3, Part 2, however bindings are tight and secure; pp 2102. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. Shelved in aisle 8. eb/nd.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1970-1974. Various First Editions. 8vos., 3 vols., VG/VG-; DJs, various covers, black lettering: mild overall wear to DJs, fading to spine of Vol. 3 only (lettering unaffected); cloth boards, various colors; bumping to heads and tails, slight fraying to joints and corners; boards somewhat shaken to Vols. 1-2; mild wear to text-blocks; interiors clean, with many black-and-white photographs to each volume; VOL. 1, 1877-1918 [First American Edition, pub. 1970 by Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, ISBN 0870219340: white/orange/sky blue DJ, mild age-toning to covers; navy blue buckram boards]; VOL. 2, 1919-1931 [First American Edition, pub. 1972 by Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, ISBN 0870219359: silver/white/red DJ, mild age-toning to back cover; dark red buckram boards, rounding with vertical crease to spine, binding sturdy]; VOL. 3, 1931-1963 [First UK Edition, pub. 1974 by Collins, ISBN 0002113325: white/red/green DJ, closed tears to back cover, front flap price clipped; bright red cloth boards, Collins cloth binding slightly different than the Naval Institute's Vols. 1-2; dark top to text-block; Naval Institute Press label to title page covering Collins logo]; shelved England.
Elms court: Arthur H. Stockwell Ltd., 1976. Octavo; VG/G-Hardcover; Cream sunned spine with black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket; fraying along sides, edges, chipping to base of spine and corners of jacket; Moderate wear to boards, slight blemish on front surface; Binding slightly cocked, spine slightly detached from binding though binding intact, toning marks on paste-down; Text block clean, grey scale illustrations; 338 pp.
Delhi: Sunita Publications, 1985. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 226; G/G; yellow spine with white text; dust jacket has light rubbing to exterior, sunning to spine, minor wear to edges, price clipped front flap, former bookshop's sticker to front flap; dj is adhered to pastedowns; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: William Clowes and Sons, Limited, 1929. Octavo; pp 116; G+; Blue spine without text; Ex-library with sticker to front, sticker residue to spine, stamps, embossing and writings to first few pages, stamp writing to fore edge, paper adhered to front pastedown, pouch and circulating card to rear pastedown; Cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor rubbing to edges; Text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior unmarked;.
Melbourne: Military Melbourne, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. 4to., 240 pp., VG/VG; white DJ with orange text; light shelfwear to cover of DJ; shelfwear to boards, mainly rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners, binding strong; text-block and interior clean; tipped-in black and white photograph of soldier identified as Private Edmund Louis Stanley Harding; "first printing" stated to copyright page; shelved Rockville Non-Retail.
New York: Fromm International Publishing Corporation, 1999. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Black/gray spine with white text; dust jacket is cover w/mylar and has clean & intact exterior; cloth spine w/paper panels which are strong & sturdy, clean exterior; text block show light wear on exterior edges due to handling with unmarked pages & tight binding; pp 452.
n.p. Henry D. Russell, National Guard, n.d. Octavo; pp 274; Good-; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows chips to spine edges; lightly sunned spine; modestly soiled exterior; ex-library writing to spine; text block shows mild toning to exterior edges; ex-library with markings inside; former National Guard Association of the United States, library copy; slight cracking to front gutter;.
London: G. Routledge and Co., 1858. revised edition. octavo in 3/4 leather. VG-. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Leather on corners of boards heavily worn with underlying cardboard exposed. Residue of some very old sticker on spine. Light stains and discolorations on cloth section of boards. Marbled design on edge of textblock and on endpapers. Heavy foxing on end papers. Former owner has made very light pencil markings in margins throughout the text. Former owner's pencil writing on front end page. Contains 14 large black and white illustration, 10 of which are large fold out maps. Gutter is cracked in are of page 444. 629pp. Shelve in locked case 9. Spine is black with gold text and design.
Washington, D.C. National Research Council of the National Academies, 2003. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. bright medium blue glossy HC with main yellow title centered between tiny white publisher and press. bright and tightly bound white textblock interior. solid copy, mark free and with no writing. 327 pp. ISBN# 0309085314.
Amsterdam: J. F. Bernard, 1725. First Edition. Folios, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary full mottled calf, paneled spines with gilt lettering and tooling; some wear to spines, including chipping to heads and tails, rubbing, scuffing, and mild flaking over majority; text blocks red; marbled endpapers; bookplate to front pastedowns; interiors clean; text in French; shelved case 4.
Quezon City: Asian Center for Women's Human Rights, 1998. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Black and blue on spine with title in red, subtitle in white: Covers have general shelfwear, fraying and curling to corners, scuffs, bumping in upper corner that impact textblock, some light creasing, binding solid: Textblock is clean: 358 pp.
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1907. First U.S. Edition. 10mo; pp 269; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth have moderate wear to exterior, slightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine; some wear to edges and corners; text block has slightly age toned edges, deckled edges; frontispiece has tissue guard; interior clean.
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, Inc., 2002. First Edition. Imperial Octavo; VG; Boards are clean with moderate shelf ware: rubbing on front and back, scratches, especially pronounced on Vol. II, bumping on top corners; Text blocks shows some staining on head edges, otherwise clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 716. Additional shipping for international and expedited shipping. Anything over 4 lbs willl require additional freight as well. Please contact shipping department for details.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1962. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red 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 age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 216.
New Delhi: Sterling Publishers Pvt Ltd, 1974. First edition. Small Octavo; pp 292; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, light sunning to spine, chipping to edges, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, sunned spine, strong boards; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Udaipur: Saroj Prakashan, 1989. First edition. Octavo; pp 420; VG-/G; grayish-green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, light sunning to exterior, minor edge wear, price sticker to front flap; cloth has minor wear to exterior, slight bumping to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1983. Large Octavo; pp 43; VG-; burgundy spine without text; no jacket; cloth has mild wear to exterior; silver titles and borders to front; strong, intact boards; text block show light shelf wear to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1985. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 149; G+; navy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has light sun fading to exterior; gilt titles and borders to front; some light smudges to exterior; strong, intact boards; text block show slight foxing to exterior edges; slightly cocked spine; interior clean; illustrated;.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1986. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 115; G+; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight wear to exterior; stain to front board; strong, intact boards; text block show light tone to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Atlanta: William R. Scaife, 1989. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 125; VG-; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; limited edition, number 230; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong, intact boards; text block show light foxing to exterior fore and head edges; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Washington DC: Center of Military History, 2005. First Printing. Octavo; VG; red spine, black lettering; protected by paper sleeve and BroDart; boards strong, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on front tail edge and spine edge; text block has some soiling on exterior fore edge; First Printing; 512pp.
Tampa, Florida: Special Operations Warrior Foundation / Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc., 2003. Hong Kong Printing. oversize Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. rippled and worn with one tear, the tall black leatherette spine filled with gold stamped lettering. shaken and loosened binding, the puffy black panels are thick and protective of the textblock interior between decorative orange endpapers. hinges smooth and unarprofusely illustrated in color and b/w photos, figures and illustrations throughout the volume, small to panoramic. 328 pp. ISBN# 0883636611.
Washington, D.C. Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army, 1972. First Printing. Octavo; pp 443; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text, red bar; cloth has slightly rubbed exterior; gilt seal design to front; minor wear to exterior; text block show light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; maps in pouch to rear pastedown; illustrated.
Ministry of National Defense. Octavo; G/G+; Blue spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has fraying edges, rubbed fore edges, and otherwise minor wear on exterior, price clipped front flap and sticker on rear flap, overall clean and intact; slightly cocked spine; Cloth is slightly sunned but clean with strong and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear due to handling, with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 527.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1981. Octavo; pp 479; VG-/VG-; khaki green spine with yellow text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has minor wear to exterior; cloth has light sun fading to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to fore edge, minor wear otherwise; interior clean;.
Yuma: Fort Yuma Press. Limited Edition (173 of 750). Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, light soiling in rear interior; text block slightly age toned, foxing on exterior head and fore edges, soiling on exterior head fore corner; Limited Edition (173 of 750); 674pp.
London: Wm. H. Allen & Co., 1872. First Edition. Small octavo; softcover in red cloth wraps; edges inked red; xxxvii/572pp/ads; aged and a bit hand-soiled, wraps and text block closely trimmed, one illegible official stamp and a few pencil notations, contemporary bookseller ticket left flap (Bitterworth, London), minor dampstain at foot, else a very good and unsophisticated copy with contemporary ads at rear. [Spine; black letters on red].
[Paris]: Kepi Blanc, 1959. First Edition Thus. First Edition Thus. Duo-decimo; 94pp; stapled, printed wraps with black leather spine tape; mild soiling front wrap, else very good, illustrated with photographs and music. [Spine; black tape no titles]. Shelved in Netdesk office, on bookshelf left of workstation.
Boston: Gambit, Incorporated, 1971. first printing. Octavo; VG/VG; yellow spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has lightly sunned spine; dj is unmarked & intact; cloth & paper panels have slightly sunned exterior; otherwise clean with strong & sturdy panels; text block is lightly ivory toned; text pages are clean and binding is tight; pp 235.
2000. Octavo: VG/no-DJ wraps: Green spine with white text: Covers have some light shelfwear and slight fraying at the corners, mild scuffing but overall in good shape: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tears, book contains many color and black and white photographs of paintings: Book was printed and bound by Newburyport Press, Inc and states it was "an independent production issued to coincide with an exhibition of the same name" at the Smithsonian: 64 pp.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1943. First edition. Octavo; pp 243; G/G-; brown spine with beige text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, chipping to edges, slight sunning to exterior, price clipping to front flap, mylar covering; cloth has moderate sunning to spine, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, shadow toning to pastedowns and end papers; interior clean;.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1988. First Edition. Octavo, 861 pages; VG/VG; spine is pictorial (several flags on a black background) with gold and white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$24.95', has minimal shelf wear; binding and pages clear; inscribed by the author on the ffep; shelved Vietnam War.
n.p. Erik Shilling, 1993. 1400/2000. Small Octavo; pp 296; G+/G-; black spine with yellow and blue text; limited edition; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; light highlighting to ffeps; light highlighting to dedication page; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author.
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.
Washington: Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1983. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light blue 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; pp 346.
London: The Folio Society, 1995. Rreprinted. Octavo; pp 670; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with black text to white bar; no slipcase; this volume only of four volume set; cloth has clean exterior; slightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean.