New York: Columbia University Press, 1961. Octavo; VG; black spine, yellow and white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, open and closed tears on edges, open and closed tears on hinges, open tears on fore corners, soiling on rear, soiling on interior flaps, protected by BroDart; boards strong, minor bowing, general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, soiling and foxing in interiors, ex-libris stamp on front end paper; text block age toned, foxing on exterior fore edge; volume 2 only; viii, 543pp.
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Washington: Historical Division, United States Army, 1969. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has just some slight rubbing along edges, but otherwise clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 551.
Washington DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1986. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Red spine with gold text; Minimal shelf wear to covers; Boards are strong and clean,binding solid; Text block clean; 441 pp Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Washington, D.C. Historical Division, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1986. Octavo; pp 441; G+; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth has slight toning toward exterior edges; lightly bumped head fore corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; text pages clean;.
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1986. Reprint. Octavo; pp 319; G/paperback; lightly sunned black spine without text; covers have moderate rubbing to exterior; blue and white label with black text to front; slight crease to lower front fore edge; intact panels; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; interior clean.
Osnabruck: Munin Verlag GmbH. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/Fair; navy/white/green spines with black and gray text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1934-1939, pp 352 ; vol. 2, 1940-1941, pp 559 ; vol. 3, 1941-1943, pp 532 [1973, ISBN - 3921242177]; dust jackets show heavy wear to exterior; small chips to edges; cloths have sunned exteriors, mostly to spines; slight rubbing to edges; slight soiling to exteriors; text blocks have toning to exterior edges; slight toning to interior; vol. 1 has slightly cocked spine; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; stickers to ffeps; previous owner's name and stamp to ffeps; light ink; German text;.
Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1993. Large octavo; VG/VG; blue/black spine with black text on white panel; this volume only; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has clean exterior; cloth is clean w/ strong & intact panels; text block shows slight wear due to handling w/ clean, crisp pages & tight binding; very good condition; pp 989. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Constable & Co. Ltd, 1937. Octavo; pp 423; G-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight white spotting to front; light smudges to exterior; minor wear to edges; slightly bowed boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; frontispiece; illustrated; maps tipped at rear pastedown.
New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First edition. Octavo; pp 387; G+/G; tan/black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has mylar wraps, moderate age toning to exterior, some chipping to edges; cloth has slight toning to exterior, strong boards; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Richmond, VA: Owens Publishing Co., 1991. Limited edition. Octavo; pp 429; VG/G+; navy spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal to exterior edges, previous owner's name embossed to title page; interior clean;.
New York, NY: The John Day Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. thick red band extends from tip of DJ spine with the remainder a black jacket design; overlay titling in white, black, and red down the spine strip and enlarged, full titling upon jacket front. heavily foxed front inner flap, lightly where ivory, especially jacket rear text field. a tan clothbound HB with stamped black titling between bumped ends, neat boards. heavy foxing to fep, just occasionally within the main textblock. w/ b/w plate as frontispiece facing title page. 248 pp.
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.
Tokyo; Tallahassee: Sophia University; The Diplomatic Press. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; white spine with large red illustration depicting men engaged in an early 1900's-era military battle on a ship, dark blue and black text; dustjacket has light edgewear, light age-toning, light scratching and scuffing to covers; boards are strong and clean with very slight fraying along edges of covers; textblock is clean; 321pp.
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.
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;.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1959. reprint. Octavo; G/G-; Beige spine with off-white & black text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has sunned spine w/ lightly rubbed exterior; 2 minor tears at head edge & closed tear at fore edge, other slight wear along edges, but overall dj is intact; cloth is slightly sunned w/ minor rubbing along edges; text block has some pencil on rear end paper & pastedown w/ lightly age toned exterior edges; ffep has shadow toning; text pages clean with binding; previous owner's name on ffep; good condition; pp 995.
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.
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.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1965. Octavo; VG/VG-; hardcover; black and blue dust jacket with white and blue text; dust jacket has marks, rubbings, bumping and tears to the corners and edges; boards have moderate stains and sunning; paste downs and end- papers have edge wear; front free end- paper has owner's inscription; content pages 24 and 25 have damaged gutter; text block has severe stains to the top and bottom edges otherwise clean; 1637p.
London: George Allen and Company, 1913. octavo in cloth. VG to VG- condition. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Corners of boards and ends of spine are bumped and frayed. Foxing on ffep and inside of boards. Numerous black and white photos. 319pp. Shelved in Case #6. Spine is burgundy with gold text. Dual listed on internet. Seller please contact Alan/Jonathan once book sells.
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.