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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. First Printing. Octavo; VG-/G+; blue spine, white text; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on tail edges, minor soiling on front and back, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, open tear on spine head edge; boards strong, minor rubbing on tail edge, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block age toned, occasional pen markings throughout; First Printing; xii, 175pp LOCATED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
Totowa, New Jersey: Rowman & Allanheld Publishers, 1983. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. glossy bone colored wraps spine, with brick red editor, red accented ivory main title and tiny publisher with partial decorative band. enlarged titling in ivory/brick upon similar bone colored softcover front. trade paperback in excellent condition. lightly handled and a clear bright interior matches the unblemished and like new binding and exterior edges. 247 pp. ISBN# 0847672646.
London: Anthony Blond Ltd, 1958. first edition. Octavo; G+/G-; Green spine with off-white text; Dust jacket has mylar covering and has tears along edges; spine has missing 0.5 inch of head edge, about 1 inch cut out on dj spine toward tail edge; dj has other wear along fore edge and lightly rubbed exterior; cloth has lightly sunned spine, otherwise exterior is unmarked; panels are strong & intact; text block shows some age toning on exterior edges w/unmarked pages; good binding; ex-library w/ stamp on front pastedown & on copyright page; overall good condition; pp 240.
London: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; pp 192; G+/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, mostly toward edges; slight sunning to spine; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight sunning to spine; some rubbing to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1970. First Edition. Octavo; pp 174; G/G; black spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to edges; light sunning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; mildly rubbed edges; gilt illustration to front; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1985. Reprint. tall Qto(s).VG/VG-. TWO VOLUME SET. light blue glossy DJ spines, much abraded and wrinkling concentrated at strip head and tail, large close tears and heavy edgewear to entire exterior. titling is pale white and discernible though sunned. HB is navy blue cloth with stamped gold titling, bumped spine ends and gentle edgewear to panels. previous owner name on right fep and cracked rear hinge of volume Part I. yellow toning to fep/ffep of Part I and II. a total of 500 photographs and specially commissioned line drawings in each part. heavily foxed head-edges, moderately to the fore-edge and some to tails of Part I & II. interior text basically clear with b/w images, with occasional/minimal discoloration to the two-column textblock interior. as is. shared pagination : Part I: 298 pp ISBN# 0870219189 and 299-509 pp. with index and addenda. ISBN# 0870219197.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1965. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned & rubbed exterior which is otherwise clean, as well as strong and intact panels; Text block has previous owner's book plates on ffep and shows some wear due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 609.
Durban: Just Done Productions, 2007. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; White spine with red text; Glossy wraps are clean, book has a very slight wave as if it hasn't been laid on a perfectly flat surface -- minimal, some soiling to bottom edge, Textblock is clean and full of pictures, illustrations, tables and maps; pp 315. ISBN: 9781920169619 [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Johannesburg: Jonathan Ball Publishers, 1995. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/VG-: Red spine with white and orange text: DJ has general shelfwear, some creasing, 1 inch closed tear at head edge corner of flap: Boards are strong, significant rubbing to edges causing color to be worn away, bumping at head of spine and upper corner, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: 328 pp.
Rome: Ministero della Difesa, 1953. first edition;. quarto in brown and ivory soft covers with red letters; in good condition; covers with moderate soiling and shelf wear; slight discoloration around edges; text clean; contains photographic illustrations and folded maps of the conquest of Capri; pp. 399; in ITALIAN; shelved in Room 13.
London, Glasgow, Toronto: Grafton Books, 1986. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 352; VG/G-; black/red spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows some rubbing to exterior; few small chips to joints; cloth has little wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; light ink to exterior tail edge; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1956, 964,1970, 1971, 1976. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light green spine with black & green text; 6 volumes in 7 bound books - v. 1 - Rearmament Policy, v. 2 - September 1939-June 1941, v. 3, parts 1 & 2 - June 1941-August 1942, v. 4 - August 1942-September 1943, v. 5 - August 1943-September 1944, and v. 6 - October 1944-August 1945; Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slight shelf wear, just lightly sunned exteriors with minimal edge wear, panels are clean and strong without defect; Text blocks have stickers on front flaps on most, vol. 3 has corrections slip tipped in, show some wear and light foxing on exterior edges due to age & handling with otherwise unmarked pages, tight bindings; pp 4106. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. eb/nd.
Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1920. Small Octavo; pp 558; G-/Fair; beige/black spine with black text; full title: Now It Can Be Told: A War Observer's Illuminated Bomb; dust jacket has noticeable chips to edges; some age toning to exterior; mylar wraps; slight dampstaining to head edge; cloth has slight discoloration to tail edge; bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; cracking to front gutter; light pencil to rear endpaper; light toning to endpapers; fontispiece.
Cranbury, NJ: The Scholar's Bookshelf, 2007. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 552; VG-/paperback; white spine with black text; covers show only slight shelf wear; light scratches to spine; intact, clean panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; CD to pouch adhered inside rear cover;.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2004. first U.S. edition. Quarto; VG-/VG; Gray spine with black & white text; dust jacket is clean with very little wear, intact & undamaged; dj is covered with mylar; cloth is clean with strong & sturdy panels; text block has slight wear due to handling, but overall clean with tight binding; pp 160.
Washington D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1981. Octavo; First Printing; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with silver print; Boards in brown cloth with silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has owner stamp and label on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by author on front flyleaf; xiii, 299 pages, illustrated.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1999. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Royal blue spine with light blue text; Dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior with light wear along edges; Cloth is slightly sunned and generally clean with otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text block shows slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 332.
Washington DC: Office of the Surgeon General, 1997. First Printing. Octavo; VG; red spine, black lettering; protected by paper sleeve and BroDart; boards bowed, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges; text block slightly age toned, very light soiling on exterior head edge; First Printing; 153pp.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1961. Second printing (1961) of 1959 publication; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Grey spines with colored rectangles (maroon, blue, and green) and gilded text; Boards of all volumes straight and strong, edge wear to all volumes minor, spines of The Lost Divisions and of Breakdown and Recovery lightly sunned, The Lost Divisions has one very small spot on its front board, pastedowns of all volumes lightly age toned, front pastedowns of all volumes have the front inside flap of DJs glued to them and former owner's small name sticker affixed near bottom, bindings of all volumes strong; Textblocks lightly age toned, The Lost Divisions has some very light rubbing on tail edge of textblock, front end papers of all volumes have back inside flap of DJs glued to them, reverse side of the front end papers of all volumes have the back covers of DJs glued to them, interiors clean; Volume I: The Lost Divisions: 225 pp., Volume II: Breakdown and Recovery: 284 pp., Volume III: Patterns of Performance: 340 pp., approx. 849 pages total.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1978. Octavo; pp 460; G+/G; red spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; some foxing to inside spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has some spots to spine; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Beige/blue spine with off-white text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has slightly sunned exterior, lightly age toned flap edges; minor rubbing at head & tail spine edges; overall dj is clean & intact; cloth is slightly sunned w/ minor rubbing along edges; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with clean pages & tight binding; pp 192.
Autoedition, 2002. Octavo: VG-/no-Dj paperback: White spine with blue text: Covers gave general shelfwear, slight fraying to corners, some soiling on both front and back, binding solid: Textblock exterior has staining to head and fore edges, free page has gift inscription in French, rest of text clean and unmarked: Text is in French: 315 pp.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003. First U.K. edition. Octavo; pp 415; VG/VG; red spine with yellow and white 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 minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Gaithersburg, Maryland: Butternut Press, Inc., 1985. Facsimile reprint of 1896 edition inscribed by Author's Granddaughter. Hardcover octavo with dust jacket, both in Very Good + condition. Inscribed by author's granddaughter, Rosalie Goodhart Dietz, on second front endpaper. Also included is an invitation to meet the Mrs. Goodhart Dietz at a book signing. Otherwise no markings to text and pages are clean. Binding is tight. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket is nicely protected and maintained by a transparent mylar book jacket cover. Illustrated with B&W photos, illustrations, and maps throughout. 243 pp. All else is very good. - [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1942. Octavo; VG-/G; black spine with off-white text on a red block; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and shows small chips and frays along edges; tears at tail spine edge; spine is slightly sunned; price clipped front flap; cloth is clean w/ light wear on spine, otherwise clean exterior & strong panels; other than slight age toning on exterior edges, text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 458.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1937. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has moderately sunned spine and lightly rubbed corners with strong and intact panels otherwise; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age & handling with clean pages and tight binding; missing front end paper; pp 364.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. Publishers, 1956. Octavo; VG-/G; Gray/blue striped spine with off-white & red text; dust jacket has mylar cover; dj has sunned exterior w/minor tear & frays along edges; tone around flaps & on rear have darkened due to age; Cloth has slightly sunned spine & moderate edge wear; clean and strong panels otherwise; Text block has slight age toned appearance; pastedowns have shadow toning around edges; slight rubbing at tail fore edge; unmarked & crisp pages; good, secure binding; pp 470.
London: Robert Hale Limited, 1981. first U.K. edition. Octavo; VG-/G; Yellow spine with red & black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; sunned spine w/ fraying head spine edge; heavy rubbing along spine, fore edges and rear; sticker on front flap; Cloth is quite clean w/ strong panels; Text block has slight foxing on exterior edges w/clean and intact pages; pp 245.
Munich: Jos. Lindauer, 1856. First Edition. Octavo in 3/4 marble and brown leather; VG/G; 5-band embossed spine with gold letters; moderate shelf wear on boards; strong binding; previous owner inscription on ffep; general foxing throughout, more pronounced on last pages; page 221 has a horizontal cut not detrimental to reading; a couple of pages slightly detached; this is vol. 1 of 5 volumes describing, in two parts, the stories of General Lieutenant Michailowski-Danilewski; contains 16 small folded maps at the end showing the movements of the French troops; in good condition; in Gothic print German; pp. 605; MD consignment; shelved in Case 7.
Dubuque: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1991. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Light green spine with black text; covers have slightly rubbed exterior; intact & sturdy panels; sticker residue on front & rear; minor fraying at edges; text block shows slight wear, due to handling and pages have secure binding; pp 168.
Staplehurst, Kent: Spelmont, 1999. Quarto; VG/VG- with plastic cover; Maroon and grey spine with white text; DJ has some shelf wear and minor chipping on lower edges; price has been clipped from lower inside front; Edges and text block are clean; Signed and inscribed by the author, this is No 47 of a very limited edition of 300 privately published by the author for friends and colleagues. This autobiography covers his nearly 40 years in the Army from commisioning in the late 1940s to his retirement as General Officer Commanding Wales. He served many years in Scottish Battalion of The Parachute Regiment ; he was the last comanderof the Sultan's Armed Forces before Oman indepedence.
Bad Nauheim: Verlag Hans-Henning Podzun, 1957. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black (faded to grey) with gold print; Boards quarter bound with spine in black cloth and boards in yellow paper with black print, fading to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight stain to front, shelfwear; Text block has label on front flyleaf, cracked hinges, mild age-toning to paper; Text in German; 359 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London and New York: John Lane, 1908. Approx. 6" x 9" VG hardcover with brown spine and gilt lettering. Chips and fraying to corners, spine ends and front bottom edge of lightly soiled boards. Foxing to deckle edges of text block. Shadow-browning to endpapers with mild foxing to early and late pages; otherwise, clean and tight throughout. Shelved in English History.
Washington: Historical Division, Department of the Army, 1947. first edition. Large octavo; G+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom dust jacket with overlaying mylar and has rubbed edges mostly at corners, and shows minor wear on panel exteriors which are otherwise clean and strong; Text block has moderate toning on outer edges due to age, but all else is very good, the binding is tight with firm, secure pages; pp 540.
Pascagoula: Lewis Printing Services, 1972. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Red spine with black text; Light shelf wear to boards, minor white spot along spine edge, slight marks and fading along surfaces, bumping at corners; Binding solid, [SIGNED AND INSCRIBED] by author on front free end page, previous owners inscription and stamp on front and back, free end pages, and end paste-down; Text block clean; 144 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 72-95852.
Washington, D.C. Department of the Navy, Naval History Division, 1972. Booklet [8x10]; pp 85; G-/paperback; full title: The American Revolution, 1775-1783; An Atlas of 18th Century Maps and Charts, Theatres of Operation; light gray front cover shows slight sunning to exterior; rear cover lightly soiled; moderate wear to edges; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped inside front cover; interior clean.
Washington: Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1985. 0912799153. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Beige spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has unmarked exterior with clean, strong and intact panels otherwise; Text block shows very slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with clean pages and tight binding; pp 251.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army, 1970. revision edition. 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; ex-library stamp on ffep; pp 252.