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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.
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.
Sarasota: R.J. Huff & Associates, Inc, 1985. First Edition. Quarto; pp 250;VG-/G; blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; interior clean; small tape mends to title page fore edge; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author; includes supplement, A Companion to Wings of World War II, pp 105, also inscribed by author.
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; VG CONDITION; 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; YR consignment. Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
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.
Dehra Dun: Natraj Publishers, 1989. First Indian edition. Octavo; vg/none; glossy beige-white spine with red and black text; boards, moderate shelf wear; text block, clean; 568 pp. illus.: maps [some folded], sketches, photographs; edges, foxing; binding shaken; minor chipping and wear; else very good.
Klagenfurt: Neuen Kaiser Verlag, 1994. Octavo; pp 892; VG-/Fair; white spine with red text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; slight foxing to rear; minor chips to edges; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has few spots to exterior tail edge; interior clean; German text;.
Moscow, Russia: Progress Publishers, 1989. Foreign Printing, Former USSR. small 8vo. VG/VG. light powder blue DJ spine and jacket panels, with maroon bold title between black authors and publisher, with decorative stripes neat tip. b/w pictorial gray/charcoal image between left-justified enlarged titling. small inner flaps. compact 8vo, black HB, with red stamped titling between silver characters for authors and publisher. light ivory stock, clear and between p. 112-113, following p. 192 and p. 241. are b/w images on white glossy. 280 pp. ISBN# 5010011581.
London: Croom Helm, 1976. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with white print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, spotting on rear flap, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth with gold print, bump to front lower right corner slight wear to spine tail, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 301 pages.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1956. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated with black and yellow print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in red illustrated cloth with black print, light wear to corners and spine caps, stains to front and rear, mildly cocked spine; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, slight tears at endpaper hinges, else clean and tight; vii, 179 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w drawings).
London: Evans Brothers Limited, 1954. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 187; G/G-; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; some wear to edges and corners; price clipped front flap; cloth has only light wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior has light foxing sprinkled throughout; illustrated;.