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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1965. Octavo: VG-/G+: Age toned white spine with blue text: DJ is covered in mylar, age toned, general shelfwear, some chipping at head of spine: Boards are strong with rubbing and general edgewear: Textblock was dyed blue by publisher, else clean, front free page has gift inscription to a previous owner, pages otherwise unmarked: 298 pp.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1975. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green 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 622.
Arlington: Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, 2011. Third Edition. Quarto; 3rd edition; VG/VG; hardcover; navy blue and gold spine with gold text; dust jacket clean, with minor wear/scratches, slight curling along head edge; Boards have minor shelf-wear but sturdy; text block is clean and includes DVD; 342p. Oversized listing. Please contact seller for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.
London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1888. First. Octavo in cloth; VG/no DJ; spine brown with gold letters; boards are stained at the bottom probably from water damage with corners slightly bent; spine strong; ship's library stamp on back cover; ffep with map coming off hinge; text clean with some uncut pages; pp. 240. sold as is.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc, 1960. Deluxe Edition. Octavo; G+/G+; White spine with black lettering;Unclipped DJ is generally clean, but exhibits some random soiling, jacket has some crinkles to the bottom corner of the front panel, tape residue and rubbing on front panel, top of spine has a chip and was taped, front flap has price sticker, general edgewear; Two-tone boards are mostly clean, corners bumped, spine ends show shelfwear and chipping, binding tight, endpapers clean, Textblock clean. pp 351.
Washington: U.S. Army Center of Military History, 1980. First printing. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black comb spine; Covers have slight shelf wear and light age toning with few spots on front, but overall clean and intact; Text block has slight age toning around edges with unmarked pages; pp 231.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1980. First Edition, First Printing, First State Dust Jacket. Octavo, 499 pages; VG/VG; White spine with black lettering; Dust jacket protected with a mylar cover; some mild wear to the top and bottom edges, rubbing on the front cover, pages clean; SIGNED flat on the title page. Shelved case 6.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 536 pages; VG/VG; White spine with black and dark red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering; Price clipped; price sticker from a previous bookstore on the front flap; Minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; top text block black; Shelved in case 6.
Secaucus, NJ: Castle/Book Sales,Inc. 1982. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/G; green/beige/gray pictorial spines with red text; 4 volumes: vol. 1, The Opening Battles, pp 750 [ISBN 0890095698]; vol. 2, The Struggle Intensifies, pp 760 [ISBN 0890095701]; vol. 3, The Tide Shifts, pp 752 [ISBN 089009571x]; vol. 4, Retreat with Honor, pp 829 [ISBN 0890095728]; dust jackets have light sunning to exteriors; minor rubbing to edges; small chip to head spine edge of vol. 4; cloths have some slight shelf wear to exteriors; light creasing to spines; strong boards; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; frontispieces; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Leo Cooper, 1987. 541/750. Octavo; pp 552; G-/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; missing slipcase and dj; first edition; cloth has mild wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block shows slight staining to exterior fore and tail edges; damp staining to interior pages at fore edges; smudging stain to exterior head edge; dampstained pastedown at fore edges; bookplate to ffep with author's signature; limited, numbered edition; this is number 541 of 750; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington: 1856. Quarto; G-/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, corners reinforced with black tape, spine caps tattered, spine tail taped, large surface tear at top portion of spine, surface tears along spine hinges, fading to rear, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has ink inscription on front flyleaf, bookplates on front pastedown, endpapers torn along hinge, rear endpapers reinforced at hinge with tape, library stamps on title page and first page of text, pinhole stamp on title page, age-toning to paper; At head of title: “Senate, 34th Congress, 1st Session, Ex. Doc. No. 96”; 703 pages, tables, folded map tipped-in at rear.
Darlington: Wm. Dresser & Sons, Ltd., 1948. First Edition. Small octavo in oatmeal brown cloth, with black text on spine. VG. Only light edgewear to boards. No marks to text. Illustrated with several black & white maps, as well as three small black & white photographs at front of book. 153 pp. Scarce. Shelve locked cases.
Dublin: Irish Academic Press Ltd, 1993. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 155; G/paperback; green pictorial spine with ivory text; covers show light wear to exterior; faux flaps; intact panels; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; previous owner's label and initials inside front cover; interior clean;.
Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1841. Octavo; Fair-/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on gold design; Boards have rubbed & smudged exterior, spine has several open tears on rubbed exterior with fraying head & tail edges; Text block has darkened due to age & handling with slight foxing throughout pages, however firmly bound; Front pastedown and ffep have remnants of library labels & stamps; pp 447.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1947. 1st Edition. First Printing. Inscription to previous owner by author. Previous library copy. Octavo; VG-/G-; Brown spine with beige text; DJ has 1 inch open tear on bottom of spine, 1 inch open tear on top of front cover and spine; Boards strong, with minor wear to edges; Textblock age-toned; Binding strong; 380pp.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1985. Reprint. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Blue spine with slightly faded gilt text: Boards are strong with some dust staining, rubbing to edges, bumping to upper corners, some fading/fraying to corners and head and tial of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some dust stains, pages clean and unmarked: Volume Two Only: Reprint: Unpaniated unless a set: 1253 pp.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1982. First Edition. Octavo; pp 531; G/G; light green spine with brown and black text; dust jacket shows mild sunning to exterior; some light wear to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has some rubbing to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated;.
Boulder, CO: Johnson Publishing Company, 1980. Second Printing. 12mo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Bright mint green saddle stitched spine with no text: Covers have som scuff marks, light shelfwear, clean, saddle stitched with 2 staples: Textblock is clean and pages unmarked: This is a booklet/pamphlet styles text: 32 pp.
Boulder/London: Westview Press/Mansell Publishing Limited, 1990. First Edition. Octavo; G-/Fair; green/red/blue spines with white text; 3 volumes; dust jackets have noticeable chipping to edges; some rubbing to exteriors; cloths show spots to exterior; minor wear to corners; slightly bowing boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; slightly cocked spines; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2003. Octavo; pp 507; G+; red spine with black text; no jacket; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; light stain to front; slightly splayed boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; light ink to half title and title pages; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, U.S. Army, 2006. First Printing. Octavo; pp 524; G/G-; green spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket shows some chips to edges; slight rubbing to exterior; light soiling to exterior; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; slightly splayed front board; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated.
Washington: The Admiral Dewey Reception Committee, 1901. 66/700. Quarto; pp 127; VG-; navy spine with silver text; silver flag and titles to front; blind stamped borders to front and back panels; limited edition to 700 copies; no. 66/700; cloth has light wear to exterior; some rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; light offset to front endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 1989. Large Octavo; pp 328; VG-/no-DJ; blue spine with silver text; cloth has slight exterior wear; some wear to corners, as is; strong boards; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
San Francisco/New York: Grabhorn Press/Random House, 1931. Limited Edition [#886/980]. 4to., 142 pp., VG-/no DJ; quarter-bound, gilt lettering to brown title label affixed to black cloth spine, blue paper boards; general shelfwear, bumping with material loss to corners of boards, star pattern to boards faded yet visible; age-toning and waving to text-block, beveled fore- and bottom-edges; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down; notations in pencil to bfep and back paste-down; very mild age-staining to front endpapers; SIGNED by Angelo stated to limitation page, No. 886 out of 980 copies, most of which were unsigned; shelved front table.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1899. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 96 pp., VG-; gray paper-backed pictorial boards with black lettering and illustration; spine age-toned to brown; spine re-backed with gray cloth (turned-in over endpapers), original paper label laid down; head and tail of paper label to original spine chipped off, mild bumping to head of cloth spine; bumping and chipping to edges, particularly corners; mild age-toning to boards and to margins of interior; light staining to bottom of front cover; beveled fore- and bottom-edge of text-block; text printed on heavy gray paper; square tearing to front paste-down, likely from removal of bookplate; MA consignment; shelved Case 0.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1948; New Imprint 1983. New Imprint by the Office of Air Force History. Octavo; Blue gray spine with silver embossed lettering. VG-/no DJ; Boards have minor bumping and slight shelf wear, otherwise very good; Other than minor aging, text block and edges clean; pp. 788. This 1983 imprint carries a new Forward explaining how this official history came to be written. The volume includes 18 chapters by distinguished military historians ranging over issues of developments in anticipation of a European War; working through defensve strategies for the United States to early deployments in both the European and Pacific Theaters; Planning for rapid expansion of the then US Army Air Corps led to debates about strategy, aircraft selection, manpower mobilization and training. The US was thrust into global war while early teething problems constantly challenged the expanding air force.
New York: Arno, 1972. Reprint Edition. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Slight bowing of boards; Shelf wear with scratches and scuffs; Front and back paste downs have remnants of book cover tape; 1"x2" discoloration on right front paste down; Text block aging on edges, otherwise good; pp. 421.
Washington, D.C. Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1955. Octavo; pp 414; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; light rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; map pouch to rear pastedown; inscribed by co-author, Philip Crowl.
Editions LaRiviere, 1985. Octavo: VG/VG: Gray spine with red text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with mild shelfwear, slight age toning to flaps, price sticker on front flap: Boards are strong and clean, very mild rubbing to edges, slight bump at head of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: Text is in French: 359 pp.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2014. First Edition. Octavo; pp 452; VG/VG; blue/gold pictorial spine with blue, white and gold text; scarce; a Dirk Pitt novel; dust jacket has very mild wear to exterior; bookshop's stickers to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; signed by author;.
London: John Murray, 1862. First Edition. 10mos., 4 volumes; G+; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on spines and front covers; general rubbing and shelfwear; spine of volume one has some damage from what appears to be four rubber bands around it; name stamp on ffep; interiors clean; volume 1: 1800-1806, volume 2: 1807-1809, volume 3: 1810-1812, volume 4: 1813-1815; RG consignment.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890. First Edition. Octavo 341 pages; VG; fully bound in green cloth, spine has gilt lettering and rulers, front cover has a painted and gilt flag design with gilt lettering; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, with minimal bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have minor age toning and dust build up along the top edge; shelved Case 1.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1971. 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; lightly toned white spines with red text; 3 volumes; white cloths have slight wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; strong boards; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to ffeps; frontispiece to vol. 1; interiors clean; illustrated.