n.d. U.S.S. Takanis Bay, 1946. Large Thin Octavo; unpaginated; Fair/no-DJ; sunned light blue spine without text; cloth has some moisture soiling to rear; slight sunning to spine; light spot stains to front; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; light sticker residue to verso of title page; slight cracking to front gutter; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; some soiling to first and last few pages; profusely illustrated;.
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Boston: Printed by John A. Lowell & Co., 1892. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple without print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, spotting, shelfwear, fading; Text block has name (and date, 1892) in ink on front flyleaf, endpapers torn along hinges in front and rear, spotting to endpapers, water stain to top edge, slight foxing on few pages; 49 pages, illustrated.
Department of the Army, 1984. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, bare page edge (stapled); Cover is tan with red and black print, mild edgewear, spotting, shelfwear, slight bumps to corners; Text block is stapled and punched through for three-hole loose-leaf, clean and tight; "This field manual is part of FM series 100-2, The Soviet Army"; variously paged, illustrated, folded charts.
Navy Department, Bureau of Navigation. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Metal & wooden binding with an uncovered spine w/o text; Boards have rubbed and sunned exterior with markings on front, light white spotting on front & rear, bumped corners and some minor smudges; Text block has slightly age toned coloring with deckled edges, writing and underlining throughout, sticker label of previous owner on front pastedown, slight rust on end papers from metal binding; pp 224.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2005. second edition. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned spine which is otherwise clean, as well as strong and intact panels; Text block shows very minimal wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 456.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Large octavo; pp 576; VG-; blue slightly sun faded spines with gilt lettering; 2 volumes: vols. 1 & 2 OPNAV-P-03-100; cloths show minor wear to exterior and corners, boards have strong and intact; text blocks have slight ivory toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to front pastedowns, otherwise interiors clean;.
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G- condition; Dark brown spine with copper text; Boards strong, rubbing, chipping and/or dinging on outer edges and corners, spine is semidetached with large open tear on front hinge exposing lower board; Text block age toned, otherwise clean, text legible; pp 115. Shelve front case.
Place of publication not identified: Publisher not identified, 1869. First Edition. 8vo., 240pp.; VG; bound in brown cloth, no lettering on spine, gilt lettering on front board; mild shelfwear, including peeling to corners, small part of tail of spine missing, wear to head of spine; mild age-toning to pages; interior clean; index in rear; shelved case 1.
London: The Cambridge University Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; G/no-DJ; lightly sunned black spines with gilt text; 13 volumes; cloths show moderate shelf wear to exteriors; some slight rubbing to edges; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges, including light moisture staining to head fore edge of vol. 1; interiors lightly toned, otherwise clean; tight bindings.
Washington: Department of War; Way & Gideon, printers, 1927. Annual. 16mo; vg-/wraps; tan with handwritten pencil title on front panel; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 31 pp.; notices of Winfield Scott, Major-General; and first notices of Cadet Robert E. Lee.; wraps, sunned; spine with breaks and closed tears; else very good. Shelved in Case #1.
Hightstown: Alphaeus H. Albert, 1975. Octavo; Third printing; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print, call number label; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, tape residue from call number label; Text block has residue of torn away bookplate on front pastedown, library stamp on title page verso, else clean and tight; 448, 32 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985. first U.S. edition. Octavo; Vg-/vg-; light green spine with red/black/white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has lightly sunned spine & slight wear along head edge, but overall clean & intact; cloth has sunned spine; panels are intact but slightly cocked; text block has light wear on exterior edges, but text pages are unmarked; good, intact binding; pp 686.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 512 pages, VG/VG; white and blue pictorial DJ, red lettering: very mild wear to covers, "U.S. $27.50 / Can. $37.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue faux-leather paper spine, lighter blue matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean, with several black-and-white photographic plates; INSCRIBED by Ambrose to first blank page; shelved Window or WWII.
New York: Viking/The Penguin Group, 1997. First Viking Penguin Edition. Thick Quarto; pp 160; VG/G-; black spine with ivory and tan text; dust jacket show moderate wear to exterior; sticker to front; some chips to edges; cloth has slight sunning to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; red endpapers; profusely illustrated; signed by Stephen Ambrose to ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Washington: Office of the Surgeon General, Department of the Army, 1968. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with blue print; Boards in tan cloth with blue print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight spotting/shelfwear; Text block has owner label on front endpapers, else clean and tight; xxvii, 648 pages, frontispiece (ports.), illustrated.
New York, NY: Orion, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover Large Quarto; VG/VG; DJ shows general shelf ware, open tear and creasing on foot of back cover, rubbing on corners and on head of spine, sunning on covers and spine, price clipped, text block age toned, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 94.
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2002. first U.S. edition. Large octavo; VG-/VG-; Black spine with white text; dust jacket has mylar covering; dj shows some soiling on front towards head edge, otherwise intact exterior; boards have slight wear on exterior front towards head edge, otherwise unmarked w/ strong & unmarked panels; text block has minimal wear w/ tight binding; pp 256.
Baton Rouge, LA: Army And Navy Publications, 1942. First Edition. Quarto; G+/No jacket hardcover; Red spine with no lettering; Boards are worn on the edges and corners, some fraying at the spine edges and the corners; Tear near the bottom edge of the spine, about 2" long; Outer edge of the text block is age toned, no marking to text; Autographs to the rear of the text by approximately 68 members of the 134th Medical Regiment. 82 pages.
London: Harrap, 1987. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white and red print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear; Boards in black cloth with silver print, slight spotting, mild bumps to outside corners and spine tail; Textblock clean and tight; 384 pages, frontispiece (map), illustrated, maps.
London: The Medici Society, 1931. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vo., 614 pp., VG-; dark green cloth boards, bright gilt lettering to spine; overall wear; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; denting along edges of boards; bumping to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; starting hinge to front endpapers and between pp. 144-145, binding sturdy; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; 2 foldout maps to end of volume; pub. MCMXXXI stated to title page, no mention of further printings; shelved case 9.
Canberra: Australian Goverment Publishing Service, 1979. Octavo; G+/G+; Purple/green/tan spine with white text; Dust jacket has rubbed exterior and edges and slightly age toned; Boards have shelfwear with slight spotting on back and slightly bumped corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with slight foxing on head and fore edge exteriors; pp 290.
New York and London: D. Appleton Century Company, 1942. 12mo; pp 366; G-/poor; gray spine with black text; scarce in dj; dust jacket has chipping to edges; moderately sunned exterior; slight soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has darkening to exterior; noticeable rubbing to joints and edges; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; previous owner's embossed stamp to half title page.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1989. Octavo; pp 272; VG/VG-; white spine with gold text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
Annapolis, MD: The Naval Institute Press, 1998. Quarto: VG-/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, dust staining, binding slightly shaken but in good condition: Textblock exterior has some mild staining to tail edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: 1200 pp. Oversized book, please inquire for shipping rates.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1935. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black text. DJ has shelf wear, age toned, rubbing and chipping on edges; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has rubbing on front paste down, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 63.
Skeffington & Son, Limited, n.d. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with black text; cloth is covered w/custom dust jacket which has mylar cover; exterior shows some light rubbing and scratches; spine is sunned; panels are otherwise clean w/ intact & stable panels; text block has foxing on exterior edges; first & last few pages are lightly foxed; pages are fully bound & intact; deckled fore edge; pp 632.
Georgia: United States Army Corps of Engineers, 1989. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text. Covers have general shelfwear, edgewear, fraying to corners, text imprint on rear, minor foxing on front, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has slight foxing and wear to fore edge, minor wave to top corners of middle pages, stain on rear free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 554.
London: John Murray, 1839. Octavo; pp 484; Good-; dark gray spine with gilt text to leather label; raised bands to spine; full leather binding; boards show modest rubbing to edges; exterior shows some scratches to panels; tooled and gilt borders to panels; sturdy boards; text blocks marbled; bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to title pages; marbled endpapers; frontispieces with offset to title page; cracking at gutters; text pages clean;.
New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1905. Octavo; 424 pp; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with red text to silver bars; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; rubbed edges; intact boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; some light foxing to first and last few pages; map tipped in at rear; light pencil inside; mild stress to front gutter; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled edges; illustrated with maps;.