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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.
Leicester, England: Midland Publishing Limited, 1994. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 200; VG-/VG-; light gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
Tokyo, Japan: Cosmo Publishing Co., 1948. First edition. VG-/G- 4to in green DJ, title on spine in black. Spine slight cock, boards flat slight abrasion at corners, binding sound. DJ sunned, chipped at spine and corners. Text-block age browned. Pages clean, flat and white, slight browning at outer margins, PO name on ffep, dated March, 1949. fold-out map at back intact and untorn. 221 pgs. shelve Japan.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine, gold and black/white text; dust jacket has general shelfwear, minor soiling on spine, price cut; boards strong, slightly bowed; text block slightly age toned; inscribed by author on title page; First Edition; 122pp.
USA; (London, Great Britain): Elibron Classics; (Seeley & Co., Ltd.), 2004 ; (orig. 1891). Elibron Classics Replica Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. wraps volume, softcover exterior a montage of light, natural beige, overlaying map segments and pictorial image. spine titling is in dark brown down center spine. no reading creases, a facsimile reprint that is like new. tightly bound and with 9 illustrations including frontispiece. no marks to sheets or outer edges. 312 pp.
n.p. Johnson Publishing Company, 1938. First Edition. Octavo; pp 306; G-/no-DJ; gray spine with beige text; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; previous owner's label to front pastedown; interior has light foxing to some pages; illustrated.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982. first edition. Small quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has very slight wear along edges, just minor chipping at corners; Cloth has slight shelf wear at edges, very clean and strong panels otherwise; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges due to use & handling, with clean text pages & tight binding; pp 288.
London: Macdonald & Co., 1964. First Edition. Octavo;VG/G-; Pictorial spine of Naval WWI landing with black text; Dust Jacket has 3 1/2" closed edge tear that is well repaired and in mylar protective cover; Boards clean and tight with only minimal edgewear to top and bottom of spine; Textblock clean, Rear free endpaper has a 3/4" "X" marked in ink; pp. 266.
The Granite Ledge Press, 1997. second edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; red with white text; covers have slight wear due to handling; minor edge wear; exterior is intact with clean & sturdy panels; text block is lightly ivory toned w/light soiling on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; light writing on contents page; good condition; pp 118. Inscribed by author.
Kent, OH and London: The Kent State University Press, 1999. Octavo; pp 649; VG/VG-; gray/burgundy spine with white text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; small stain to interior at spine edge; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author. Stock Image.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1959. First Edition. Octavos, G+/G+; black DJs, red and white lettering: mild overall wear to covers, edgewear with occasional closed tears, mild age-toning visible to flaps (text legible), DJs protected by mylar; black faux-leather paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild wear to boards; mild bumping to heads, tails, and corners; moderate age-toning/mild wear to text-blocks; light age-toning mostly to margins of interiors, text somewhat affected yet clear and legible; interiors replete with black-and-white maps (including fold-outs) and other graphics, particularly within Vol. 2; VOL. 1 [1914-1939]; VOL. 2 [1939-1945]; frontispieces; shelved above Case 13.
London: Routledge, 1990. First edition. Octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Black spine with glossy silver lettering. Slight shelf-wear with several small and faint stains to the covers. Faint vertical stains at the rear cover, about eight inches in length. Binding intact. Orange remainder mark at bottom edge of text block. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 285pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Light brown/off-white spine with white text; Dust jacket has mylar cover and as clean exterior w/o defect; Boards are very lightly sunned with strong, stable panels; Text block has no marks, & pages are crisp w/tight binding & deckled fore edges; lightly handled; pp 584.
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 471.
Newport Rhode Island: Naval War College Press, September 2007. US Printing. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. dark orange, and shades of yellow shade the upper spine, lower third is gray--small centered capitals for title in uppercase white and black. two small raised ridges close to head and foot of the skinny spine. only a touch thumbed, perused. figures and tables are included within the textblock. volume neat, no writing, outer edges clean. 1158 pp. ISBN# 9781884733468. [Naval War College - Newport Papers --30].
Washington: Air Force History and Museums Program, 1998. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Red spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has minimal shelf wear with strong, clean & intact panels; Text block shows only slight wear with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 535.
Hampshire: Authors and Trustees of The John Bodley Trust, None listed. First. Octavo; Fair/Paperback with no diust jacket. Dark green spine with silver lettering. Cover has moderate shelf wear including chipping on all edges, scratch/abrasion on back cover; Moderate spine crease; Text block and edges show minor moisture damage with page rippling but no staining, Books carries insciption from one of the authors to the former owner; Former owner has included typed page explanation of relationship to author. pp. 214. This is a collection of individual accounts of the Rifle Brigade's operation on the Borneo/Indonesia border during the "War of Confrontation". These stories focus on the last six months of the conflict before Borneo became part of a newly independent Malaysia. Rare.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1983. Octavo; pp 315; G/G-; ivory spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket shows moderate sunning to spine, price clipped to front flap, mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Jefferson and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2008. reprint. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with white text; This volume only; Covers have slight shelf wear such as slight rubbing and smudges on exterior and wear on edges due to handling, sticker on rear; Text block has slight shelf wear with ex-library stamp on first page and on copyright page, with otherwise clean pages and good binding; pp 728.
Secaucus: The Blue and Grey Press, n.d. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; red spine with white text; slipcase has some peeling tears on exterior; exterior his slightly sunned w/ light soiling; overall intact w/o damage; dust jackets are clean & intact; cloths are clean w/ strong & sturdy panels; strong & clean panels; text blocks have minimal wear on exterior edges; text pages are crisp & clean; binding is tight; pp 447 + 528. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1996. First edition. Octavo; pp 427; VG-/VG-; gray spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minimal wear to edges, former bookshop's label to rear; cloth has light soiling to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, deckled fore edges; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
New York, London, Toronto: Simon & Schuster, 1993. second printing. Octavo; G/G-; Burgundy spine with light blue & yellow text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj edges are worn w/some fraying; cloth spine & paper boards show some wear along edges; boards are strong & intact; text block has light wear on exterior edges, w/light smudges; ffeps are cracking from tail & head edges to midway along binding at hinge; pp 605 is slightly loose from binding; otherwise pages are unmarked & bound; pp 607.
Washington: Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1986. reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Beige 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, pp 236 has slight wrinkling at head edge with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 260.
Washington, DC: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1964. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Dark blue spine with black plate and gold text: Boards are strong and clean with mild general shelfwear, front paste down has inscription note to a previous owner signed by Robert R. McMeekin, director of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology at the time of publication: Textblock is clean with slight age toning, pages are clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 422 pp.