London: Jonathan Cape, 2000. First UK Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 487; VG-/G; black/brown pictorial spine with brown and white text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows mild toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
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n.p. Erik Shilling, 1993. 1400/2000. Small Octavo; pp 296; G+/G-; black spine with yellow and blue text; limited edition; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; light highlighting to ffeps; light highlighting to dedication page; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author.
New York: Landmark Books, Random House, 1962. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with black print; Boards in illustrated cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, mild soiling and shelfwear; Text block has yellow-tinted top edge, name in ink and embossed owner stamp on front flyleaf, ink notation on contents page, cracked hinges front and rear, clean text; 178 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Paris: Les Editions Internationales, 1948. Booklet [9x12]; pp 100; G-/paperback; dark beige spine with brown text; wrapper style exterior; slight sun darkening toward exterior edges; minor chips to edges; covers clean; text block has some age toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; slight defect to front hinge; frontispiece; illustrated; text in French; arts - history; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, 1982. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, small tear to rear top edge, mild tanning to spine; Boards in black cloth with white print, slight wear to spine caps, slightly cocked spine; Text block has light spotting to top edge, small stain on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; x, 259 pages.
Austin: Eakin Press, 1989. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ has slight edgewear and very slight smudging on rear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild bump to rear top outside corner and to spine tail, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight but for name in ink on front endpaper; viii, 200 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Washington, D.C. Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1963. Octavo; pp 756; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; light spots to front; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; maps in pouch adhered to rear pastedown; inscribed by previous owner, military historian Charles V. P. von Luttichau to ffep;.
Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1982. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with red print; DJ is illustrated (b&w) with red print, small tears to spine ends, mild edgewear; Boards in grey cloth with red print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name and notation in ink and numbered label on front flyleaf else clean and tight; 207 pages, illustrated (b&w plates) + 2 folded color maps (one tipped in, one inserted).
New York: Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1992. Octavo; pp 429; VG/VG-; white spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket shows light soiling to exterior; cloth has slightly sunned spine; minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.
Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, 1949. Octavo; pp 364; G/Fair; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows noticeable wear to exterior; slightly sunned exterior; several chips to edges; small price sticker to rear; cloth has modest shelf wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; slight worn spine edges and fore corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in French;.
West Point, NY: Department of Military Art and Engineering, U.S. Military Academy, 1950. Oblong Quarto; pp 71; Good; blue spine without text; no jacket; cloth has lightly scruffed exterior; mild edge wear; slightly splayed boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990. reprint. 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 358. Shelved in Bookcase between Annex and the rest of the Sales Floor.
New York: A U.S. Camera Book, Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1943. First edition. Quarto; First edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tanned with brown print; Boards in grey cloth with brown print, peripheral tanning, wear to corners and spine caps, mild bumps to front top edge; Text block has light age-toning to endpapers, else clean interior; 271 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1966. Octavo; Fifth Printing 1977; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine orange with white and black print; DJ has wear to edges, small tears at spine caps, lower edge, and flap folds, one-inch closed tear near lower front spine edge; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong, mild bump to lower outside corners; Textblock clean and tight; xxxiv, 330 pages, illustrated.
New York: The Viking Press, 1942. First Edition. 8vo., 184pp.; VG/G+; spine blue and yellow with yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$4.50'; dust jacket has numerous chips, including to the top of the front cover, top of the rear cover, head and tail of spine, corners; age-toning to spine, rear cover; first printing dust jacket, with no printing information on lower rear cover; publishing profits (fund is perpetual) go to the Air Forces Aid Society; KT consignment; shelved case 2.
Australia: Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2003. FACP Edition. slim Qto. VG+/ -no DJ. mottled light yellow wraps spine, titleblock lenghty with dark brown and brick red authors; black tipped end with light yellow publisher logo. smooth wraps covers, minimal wear just a touch thumbed at bottom front cover corner. decoratively foxed fep/ffep. a series of biographical entries highlighted by b/w photos and more. commemorative of WWI Australian notables. 110 pp. ISBN# 9781920731366.
Washington, DC: Chief Of Naval Operations, 1946. Hardcover Small Quarto; VG-; Red Buckram cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine; Boards show some shelf ware: Fraying on top left corner of back board, rubbing on corners and edges, small red blotches on front board appear to be either paint or wax, rubbing and sunning on spine, otherwise fine; text block is lightly age toned, clean, text and illustration clear and legible; pp 193.
Detroit: Chrysler Corporation, 1949. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight spotting but clean and strong; Text block has slight stains to bottom edge, spotting to front endpapers, peripheral tanning to endpapers, water stain to top corner of final pages; 216 pages, illustrated (chiefly color).
Bad Nauheim: Verlag Hans-Henning Podzun, 1961. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black and yellow with white print; DJ has edgewear, tears to top edge and wear to spine ends, fading to spine; Boards in black cloth with white print, clean and strong; Text block has label on front pastedown, card signed in ink by author affixed to front flyleaf, mild amount of pen and pencil annotation within otherwise clean text; Text in German; 882 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1970. Second Impression. 8vo. VG/VG-. dark rose and black pictorial DJ spine and jacket with small dark red and black titling, publisher in black at tail. extended illustration onto jacket front. light edgewear, a tiny nick to rear upper left corner, else superficial surface wear is just a touch of rubbing. charcoal clothbound HB with stamped gold-tone titling. a touch of toning to the fep/ffep. 28 illustrations and 12 maps. bright plum tinted head-edge, basic ivory fore-edge and tail. 226 pp.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1947. First edition. Small octavo; VG-/G; Black spine with beige letters -- half-ripped and white Brodart showing on top; DJ has many closed and open tears, top part of spine is missing, covered with Brodart protector; Boards are rubbed on the edges and corners, pastedowns, FFEP and back pages are aged; Textblock and edges are aged, slight odor, one page has open tear on middle edge; 386 pp.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1958. Octavo; First printing; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild creasing on front, light shelfwear; Text block has vendor label on front flyleaf, owner label on rear pastedown, hinges just beginning to crack, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; xiv, 460 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, maps).
Oslo: Restad & Sonn's Boktrykkeri, 1940. First Edition. 12mo; VG/No jacket hardcover; Purple cloth spine with no lettering; Boards are clean with some wear along the edges and bumping to the corners, some slight bend to front board; Text block is age-toned but free of marking; Interior map is intact and undamaged; Front and rear envelopes are empty; Originally may have come with pencil, now missing; Date planner and note section are clean and without marking, Page with personal information of the original owner was torn out. See Three photos of book for additional information Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf with Ephemera items.
London: Allan Wingate (Publishers) Limited, 1956. First Edition. 12mo; pp 204; G+/G; black/blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; modest rubbing to exterior; cloth has very mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; some sticker residue to front pastedown; light ink to p 26; light toning to interior pages, otherwise;.
Osnabruck: Munin Verlag GMBH, 1970. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; White spine with black print; DJ has small tears along top and bottom edges, back of DJ partly torn away at upper right corner, some smudging and spotting, inked price on inside front flap; Boards in light green cloth with silver print, bumped upper outside corners, some fading along edges especially rear corner exposed from torn away piece of DJ; Textblock clean but for white label affixed to front endpaper; Spine weak at page 96; text in German; 504 pages, 28 pages of plates, illustrated.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1976. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with brown and black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, slight age-toning; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and pink paper to boards, mild fading to paper, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for slight spotting to fore edge, age-toning to paper; xx, 1035 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: MIchael Joseph Ltd, 1985. First UK edition. Octavo; pp 557; VG/VG; ivory spine with red and black text; dust jacket his slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to edges, sticker to front flap, covered with mylar; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, clean exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Landmark Books, Random House, 1966. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with red print; Boards in illustrated cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, edgewear/shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front endpapers, cracked hinges front and rear, clean text, light age-toning to paper; 178 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc, 1941. First Edition. Small Octavo; pp 279; Good condition hardcover with poor condition dustjacket; red cloth spine with gilt text (nonexistant DJ spine, see photo for details); dust jacket shows severe wear to edges; detached at spine and flaps, but still present; dj has sunned front with foxing to rear; original publisher's cloth has lightly sunned spine; rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author on front endpaper (see photo).
Frankfurt: Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 1999. Small Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some mild dust stains, barcode sticker on back bottom portion, binding solid: Textblock is age toned else clean and unmarked: Text is in German: 319 pp.
Washington DC: Chairman's Office, United States Strategic Bombing Survey, 1946. Octavo. VG/pamphlet (8-1/2x11" mimeographed pages stapled into a letter-size manila folder), 45pp. 1st edition; formerly U.S. Army War College library, transferred to Library of Congress and subsequently released as surplus. Cover is mostly clean aside from a slight pencil underlining of the title and a stamp of the library of U.S. Army War College; library markings, pencil/pen writing also noted on the front cover; binding is strong; manila file folder has several moisture exposure staining on the front, a purple stamp indicating it is a surplus - LOC duplicate, and a stamp from the library of the U.S. Army War College; black permanent pen marking horizontally across the back and front of the manila folder; textblock is age-toned but otherwise clean. library slip with check out card attached to the back of the manila folder.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990. 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 age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 564.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1991. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has just some slight rubbing along edges, but otherwise clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 454.
Washington: Historical Division, United States Army, 1969. reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light green spine with black text; Cloth is covered with custom wrapper with mylar overlay and has just some slight rubbing along edges, but otherwise clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows only slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 551.
Osnabruck: Munin Verlag GmbH. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/Fair; navy/white/green spines with black and gray text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1934-1939, pp 352 ; vol. 2, 1940-1941, pp 559 ; vol. 3, 1941-1943, pp 532 [1973, ISBN - 3921242177]; dust jackets show heavy wear to exterior; small chips to edges; cloths have sunned exteriors, mostly to spines; slight rubbing to edges; slight soiling to exteriors; text blocks have toning to exterior edges; slight toning to interior; vol. 1 has slightly cocked spine; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; stickers to ffeps; previous owner's name and stamp to ffeps; light ink; German text;.