Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2005. First Printing. Thick Quarto; pp 1104; G-/no-DJ; blue spine with yellow text; cloth has noticeable wear to edges, as is; scratches to exterior; text block shows some soiling to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; some staining to few pages; some highlighting and ink writings, slightly throughout; inscribed by author; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1961. Octavo; VG/G- Hardcover; Cream spine with navy blue text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, spotting along surfaces of jacket, toning to sides and edges, jacket price-clipped at flap; Moderate wear and fading to boards otherwise clean, bumping at corners; Binding solid, ivory toned pages; Ivory toned text block exterior, text block clean, 159 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 61-13599.
Mankato, MN: Creative Education, 2015. First Edition. Small Quarto: VG+/no-DJ: Shades of gray camo spine with white text: Boards are strong and clean with virtually no shelfwear evident, binding is tight, large sticker on front paste down with publishing and book information placed there by publisher: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears, stamp on copyright page in red ink: Book is geared towards children grade 5 and up: First Edition: 48 pp.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1991. Octavo; VG/G+; Green spine with red text; dust jacket has mylar over it with rubbed corners; some age toning around exterior edges; half-bound cloth with paper panels, shows lightly sunned head edge but boards are clean and w/o defect; sturdy & solid; text block has very minimal wear, just shows light soiling toward tail edge due to handling; good, tight binding; pp 754.
London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1929. first edition. Small Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has moderately sunned spine with lightly rubbed panels which are otherwise clean and intact; Text block shows only slight wear due to age & handling with previous owner's label on ffep with slight writing as well, unmarked text pages and tight binding; pp 420.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1956. First printing. Octavo; pp 615; VG-/G; Tan spine with navy and dark red text; odd volume; with maps; dust jacket is covered with mylar has slight wear to exterior, slight sunning to spine and toward edges, minor wear to edges, price clipped front flap; cloth has minimal wear to exterior and edges; text block shows darkening to exterior edges, interior clean;.
London: Printed for the Author, 1781. First Edition. 8vo., 224 pages; G; 3/4 bound with red leather, marbled boards; spine paneled with gilt lettering; re-backed, with red cloth, new endpapers, previous spine largely preserved, with large chip missing on tail, small chip on spine; thinness to fore edge of paper, presumably from frequent use, title page through page 40 have some damage to the fore edge, larger damage to the title page and dedication pages, pages 189-224 have some damage to the fore edge, ; mild staining and age-toning throughout; title page has some faded ink writing on top of page, small bookworm holes; bookworm damage to pages 218-224; black stain on lower fore corner throughout, most severe on pages 206-224; first page of dedication hs a closed tear horizontal along the whole page; RG consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 317 pages, VG-/VG; white DJ, red and black lettering: overall mild wear to DJ, "$23.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, red cloth spine, black matte paper boards: mild bumping to tail and bottom corners of boards; light age-toning to text-block, light foxing to top, small stain to fore-edge, very mild chipping to bottom edges of pages 165-174 visible to bottom of text-block; interior clean; INSCRIBED by Wills to title page; shelved Case 1.
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd, 1986. First edition. Octavo; pp 173; VG/G; Green spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, some rubbing to edges and corners; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light rubbing to corners; Text block has light wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
London: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1929. First Edition. Octavo; G+; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards slightly bowed, general shelfwear, general edgewear, some bumping on edges, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, separation visible in interiors, foxing on end papers, browning on rear end paper, interiors age toned; text block age toned, gutter occasionally visible, occasional foxing, occasional soiling, foxing on exterior edges; First Edition; 250pp.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1999. 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 742. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: William Heineman, 1897. octavo in cloth. VG. Boards are soiled, especially spine. Some small scratches on front board. Cloth frayed on corners of boards and ends of spine. Foxing on endpapers. Black marker markings on bottom edge of textblock. Light pencil markings in margins throughout text. 272pp. Shelve in first alcove. Spine is dark red with black text.
London: Longmans, Green, & Co, 1899. First Silver Library Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 337 pages; G+; bound in maroon boards, gilt lettering to spine; spine cocked; some rubbing to boards; small needle-sized holes in boards, presumably from someone applying pressure with a pen-like object, on the front board one goes through the middle through page ix, on the rear multiple holes go through page 327; this edition's binding is usually found with some wear and fading, brittle paper, and cracked binding. While the edges of the paper in this copy are browned, the interior of the pages are clean; with 5 maps and a frontispiece; One of 1,440 copies; shelved case 5.
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1988. Octavo; VGVG- Hardcover with dust jacket; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket has rubbing to the front and rear exteriors, Boards have minor bumping to the head of the spine but are clean with solid binding; Front free end-paper has an inscription of the previous owner otherwise text block is clean; 284p.
Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press, 1940. First edition. Octavo; pp 498; VG-/G-; Sun faded red spine with black price clipping to front flap, light toning to inside flap edges, sunning to spine, chipping to corners; cloth has light wear to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges, light pencil to ffep; interior clean;.
Washington: Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1984. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Off-white 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 359.
Hampshire, UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 220; VG-; green spine with off-white text; no jacket; cloth has slightly bumped corners; only mild wear to exterior and edges; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated;.
New York: The Century Co., 1917. first edition. large quarto in brown hardcovers with navy blue letters and frame; in good condition; boards show some soiling and discoloration; previous owner's dedication and inscriptions on ffeps; glossy paper; text clean; black and white photographs throughout; small stain on page 126; pp. 277; training textbook to fight over, on, and under water; shelved in Room 13.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, 1999. Quarto; pp 375; Good; black spine with silver text; no jacket; boards have slight smudges to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpages; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 1992. Quartos. Two-Volume Set. Hard covers black boards with gilt lettering and four raised bands on the spine; non dust jacket. Collector's Edition bound in genuine leather. Both volumes are in very good condition: Tight binding, clean, unmarked pages and text. Light shelf wear to boards. Illustrated by Alan Phillips. Heavy item; additional shipping cost may apply. Price is for set. Shelve with Easton Press.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2002. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has lightly sunned exterior with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear on title page, due to handling with clean pages and tight binding; pp 226.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1992. reprinted. Small quarto; VG-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth has minor shelf wear; corners are slightly rubbed; panels are intact, sturdy and strong; text pages shows slight wear toning on exterior edges, due to handling; pages are unmarked with good, secure binding; quite good condition; pp 328. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
St. Louis, MO: Society of Survivors, 1907. Octavo; pp 456; Fair; dark blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth's spine shows modest sun fading; two horizontal cracks towards head spine edge; some chipping to head and tail spine bedges; mildly splayed boards; rubbed corners and slight fraying to head edge; text block has age toned exterior edges; broken hinges, as is; interior edges show some moisture staining; previous owner's name to title page; slight text in marker to title page an some interior pages, as is; profusely illustrated;.
Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2010. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG-. DJ upper spine white beneath pictorial tip and khaki bottom half, overlay titling in large olive characters. adjacent panels illustrated with slight wear only. large closed cut sealed with tape on jacket rear. DJ as is. black cloth HB with tight binding, stamped gilt characters. bright textblock, unmarked interior and outer edges. 230 pp. ISBN# 9780275999919.
Washington, DC: National Capitol Publishing Compant, 1970. 12mo: VG-/VG-: Blue spine with white text: DJ has age toning, small chips, scuffing, one inch closed tear at head edge: Boards are strong with general shelfwear, some dust staining: Textblock has darkened with age but is otherwise clean and free of markings, folds and tears: 143 pp.
Seoul: Shinsaeng Press, 1973. Octavo; VG-/G+; Dark green spine with tan text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight chipping at corners, light wear on front and rear with price clipped front flap, otherwise intact exterior; Cloth is slightly sunned with clean and strong panels; Text block shows minimal shelf wear just lightly age toned, with good binding; pp 264.
Nashville: W Publishing Group, 2016. Octavo; VG/VG; black/blue spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has light wear on exterior; minor wear along edges; boards are clean, strong & intact; text block has light wear due to age & handling on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked pages & tight binding; very good condition; pp 255. Inscribed by author, now U.S. Interior Secretary.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1986. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright but for slight edgewear; Boards in blue paper and blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, remainder mark on bottom edge; Inscribed in ink by the author on half-title page; xii, 224 pages, illustrated.
Mockba [Moscow]: РЕДАКЦИОННО-ИЗДАТЕЛЬСКИЙ ЦЕНТР [Editorial Publishing Center], 1994. First Edition. 4to., 200 pp., VG/VG-; silver and black pictorial DJ with blue lettering; mild wear to covers, mostly rubbing to edges and corners, slight chipping to head of spine; navy blue paper boards, gold lettering to spine and front board; cocking to spine, shelf lean, buckling to text-block, binding strong; interior contains numerous full-color/black-and-white photographs; text in Russian, with a one-page summary of the volume in English to p. 199, "the first monographic publication on the history of Russian award weapons"; housed in cardboard slipcase; shelved Weapons.