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Meadville PA: Keystone View Co., 1928. Fifth Edition. Octavo; G+/No jacket; Brown leather spine, gilt lettering; Spine is worn and some gilt lettering rubbed off, bumping and wear to the corners, some fraying at corners and the spine edges; Text block is age toned, especially at edges; Binding sturdy; Text block free of marking; Two folding maps in rear are intact with only minor tears at the folds; 442 pages; Shelve in Case #1.
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.
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.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1965. First American Edition. Octavo; good+/good-;  dj, black text on white spine over red and blue stripes; HB, blue cloth spine with gilt titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 434 pp.; photos; binding shaken; dj, [BRO-DART], deeply sunned; chipping, creases, and tears; previously mended; else very good; --- dj, white text on blue spine over red and white stripes; HB, red cloth spine with gilt titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 334 pp.; photos; binding shaken; dj, [BRO-DART], sunned; chipping, creases, and tears; previously mended; else very good.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006. First Edition. Octavo; pp 313; G/G-; black spine with red and yellow text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; few chips to corners; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has light spotting toward head edges; slightly splayed boards; text block has mild shelf wear to exterior edges; slight foxing on few pages to exterior edges; illustrated;.
Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, 1974. Quarto; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, slight tear on spine, shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with black print, clean and strong; Text block has shaken binding, vendor label to front flyleaf, tanning to pp. 84-85 where a newspaper clipping was inserted, else clean and tight; Text in German; “Von einem Autorenkollektiv unter Leitung von Wolfgang Schumann und Gerhart Hass ; [Herausgeber], Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Zentralinstitut für Geschichte, Wissenschaftsbereich Deutsche Geschichte 1917-1945, in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Militärgeschichtlichen Institut der DDR, Institut für Marxismus-Leninismus beim ZK der SED, Abteilung Geschichte der Deutschen Arbeiterbewegung von den Anfängen bis 1945 ; Herausgeberkollegium, Walter Bartel ... [et al.].”— title page; 644 pages, illustrated, maps (some color), b&w plates.
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.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1985. First American Edition. Small quarto; First American Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with gold print; DJ has slight edgewear/shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild bumps to top and bottom edges and spine caps, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight but for mild smudging at bottom of last page; Inscribed in ink by Stevens, Jr. on front flyleaf; 192 pages, color illustrations.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. First Book Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 160 pages; VG/G+; Reddish brown spine with tan lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover, Price uncut '$1.75 net'; Wear to the edges of the dust jacket, with chipping to the crown and foot of the spine, spine is sun-faded; shelved in WWII.
London, New York, Sydney & Auckland: Arnold/Hodder Headline Group, 1997. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with black text; Boards are covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and have slightly rubbed exterior which is otherwise clean, with strong and intact panels; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges and shows some wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 490.
New York: Knopf, 1943. First Edition. Ex-libris on pasteboard. Octavo; VG/G-; Cream spine with black text; DJ has mylar exterior, age-toned, moderate edgewear with 2" open tear on rear cover head, few small (0.25") open tears around edges; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine/corners; Textblock clean; 339pp.
Frankfurt: Bernard & Graefe Verlag, 1970. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off-white spine with blue text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned on exterior with minor edge wear; Boards have slightly sunned spine with clean and strong panels & exterior; Text block is very slightly age toned on edges with clean pages and tight binding; pp 568. German language.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981,1986. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 601+850; VG-/G; black spines with ivory text; 2 volumes; full title: History of the Second World War: British Intelligence in the Second World War; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor wear to edges; cloths show minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges; several maps tipped into text pages; some moderate highlighting throughout; map endpapers.
Marburg: Jonas Verlag, 2003. Octavo; pp 183; G/no-DJ; dark gray spine with white text; cloth has light sunning to exterior; moderate rubbing to head exterior edges; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; some writing to half title page; frontispiece; illustrated; German text.
Varsovie: Editions Interpress, 1991. Octavo; pp 257; G/paperback; white spine with black text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior, mostly to spine edges; some creasing to front; slight edge wear; text block shows light wear to exterior; interior clean; some wear to front gutter; illustrated; French text; TD consignment;.
Washington D.C. The Washington Publishing Company, 1914. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Spine is green with black text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some scratches and marks, bumping to corners, foxing, age-toning, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, foxing, content is clear; pp 909.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1946. Octavo; pp 403; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; cracked front gutter; blue pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. 50th anniversary commemorative edition. Octavo; 50th anniversary commemorative edition; G+; Paperback; Spine, illustrated with blue print; Cover has mild edgewear, creasing to spine, label taped to spine; Text block clean and tight; xxiv, 748 pages, illustrated.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 748; VG/paperback; gray,green and beige spine with green text; full title: United States Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Northwest Africa: Seizing The Initiative in the West; covers are lightly sunned; minor wear to edges; sticker to spie; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1957. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has slightly sunned exterior with some rubbing along edges, but otherwise has intact and strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on ffep, slight stain spot toward head edge on front pastedown & ffep, and shows only slight wear otherwise, which is due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 748.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. First edition. Octavo; pp 769; G+/G; teal blue spine with navy text to white strip; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor chipping to edges; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows slight wear, interior clean;.
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1972. Octavo; pp 340; G/G; blue spine with beige lettering; dust jacket has mylar covering to exterior, slightly sunned exterior more toward rear, slight chipping to corners, light rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight damp staining to spine head and tail edges toward front and rear panels, yellowing to exterior edge, boards are strong and intact; text block show light wear to exterior edges, light foxing to exterior head edge, stamped numbers and marker marking to ffep, good binding, clean interior;.
Tennessee: Wings of Courage Press, 1993. Reprint. Signed; Volume I only; Reprint; Octavo; VG/No-DJ; Spine is blue with black text; Boards have general shelf wear, some rubbing to corners and edges, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, signed on front-free end paper, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 309; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Frankfurt: Bernard & Graefe Verlag fur Wehrwesen, 1964. Small Octavo; Off-white spine with black text; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior with minor wear otherwise, panels are clean & sturdy; Text block has darkened slightly on exterior edges due age, previous owner's name & label on front end paper, otherwise pages are intact with tight binding; pp 176. German language.
Bad Nauheim: Podzun-Verlag, 1964. Octavo; pp 239; G/G-; orange spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; minor chips to corners; small sticker to front flap; cloth has slightly sunned edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; sticker to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; German text; signed by previous owner, Charles von Luttichau, historian, to ffep;.
Warsaw: 1904. First edition. Thin octavo in red hardcovers with gold letters on spine; no DJ available; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear on spine; ex-library stamp on ffep and title page; pencil inscription on back end page; paper heavily discolored, but not detrimental to reading; pp. 289 followed by index of names; in Polish; shelved in Case # 6;YR consignment.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has edgewear, surface tears to rear flap fold and rear top edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in purple cloth with gold print on a black banner, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for penciled name on half-title page and small spot to top edge; xvi, 354 pages.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1964. Octavo; pp 354; G/G-; black spine with tan text; dust jacket has moderately sunned exterior; some wear to edges and corners; cloth has light sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
London: Nicholson & Watson, 1938. First. Octavo; G/G- with plastic cover; Off white spine with black text; DJ has considerable shelf wear and paper tears on top spine, DJ chipped with 1" tear and 1" trapezoidal tear on DJ front bottom; Slight bumping of boards otherwise good; front and rear paste downs have major discoloration; AES; Text edging has age discorloration and minor foxing; text age colored; pp. 332.
London, Great Britain: Hamish Hamilton Ltd., 1988. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG. solid black glossy DJ spine with thick white title at midpsine, between red author and publisher at ends. b/w photos illustrated jacket covers, moderate superficial shelfwear. dark brown clothbound HB with bright gold stamped titling. prior owner name on right fep. contains three sections of 21 titled b/w illustrations on glossy white collated within ivory textblock, sheets with some marginal toning. prior owner name on right fep. two underlined phrases , p 9-11. as is. 242 pp. ISBN# 0241125375.
London, New York: Batsford, Hippocrene Books, 1979. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG price-clipped dust jacket. Pale blue spine with black lettering. Slight shelf-wear and age-toning to dust jacket. Owner emboss to half-title page. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 181pp.