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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).
Washington, D.C. Department of State, 1948. Octavo; pp 362; G-/paperback; gray/burgundy spine with burgundy and gray text; covers show some age toning to exterior, mostly toward edges; chip to rear head edge; creasing to spine; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; smudge to fore edge; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to title page.
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.
Ottowa: Edmond Cloutier, C.M.G., B.A., L.Ph., Imprimeur du Roi, 1949. Text in French; Octavo; VG/G+; Red spine with white text; Dustjacket has edge wear incl. chips at corners (where covers meet folds), a chip/open tear on the bottom edge of the back cover, some light fraying at top and bottom edges of spine, a small closed tear w/some creases around it in upper left corner of spine, a few very small closed tears and some light creases at edges, DJ is age toned and has rubbing to surface esp. on back cover, DJ has former seller's small price sticker near bottom right corner of back cover; Boards straight and strong, boards have some minor edge wear, front board and a few flecks in surface on right side, back board a few small, faint spots on left side, pastedowns are age toned but all graphics clear; Textblock age toned, head edge has some very light foxing, interior clean; 364 pp.
Ottowa: Edmond Cloutier, Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1955, 1958, 1960. Mixed editions. Large Octavo; G+/Fair; ivory spine with red, blue, tan text; 3 volumes: vol. 1 - Six Years of War: The Army in Canada, Britain and the Pacific, pp 629; vol. 2 - The Canadians in Italy, 1943-1945, pp 807; vol. 3 - The Victory Campaign: The Operation in North-West Europe, 1944-1945, pp 770; dust jackets have sunning to exteriors, some chipping to edges, slight wear to exteriors, mylar covering; cloths have light sunning to spines, some wear to corners, strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges, some uncut pages; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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).
New York: Strand Press, 1945. quarto, 68pp(unpaginated), perfect-bound in illustrated textured wraps with black titles on spine. VG. with very light staining to paper wraps and age-toning to some of the text block. Book is profusely illustrated with black and white photos. The first 16 of the book is an illustrated article describing the battle and historical context, the rest is personnel lists and photos.
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.
New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1954. First Edition, Second Printing. Small Octavo; pp 202; VG-/G; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has light sunning to exterior; minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light wear to edges; text block has slight age toning to edges; clipped ffep; interior clean.
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;.
Norwalk: The Easton Press, 2002. First Edition Thus. Octavo; VG+; deep purple-brown spines with five raised bands, gilt bands and text; boards of each volume are strong and clean; textblocks are clean; titles include: John Toland's In Mortal Combat: Korea, 1950-1953; David F. Trask's The War With Spain in 1898; Rick Atkinson's Crusade: The Untold Story of the Persian Gulf War; James M. McPherson's Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, volumes I and II; Benson Bobrick's Angel in the Whirlwind: The Triumph of the American Revolution; Gary Mead's The Doughboys: America and the First World War; William L. O'Neill's A Democracy at War: America's Fight at Home and Abroad in World War II; Stanley Karnow's Vietnam: A History; Donald R. Hickey's The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict; John S.D. Eisenhower's So Far From God: The U.S. War With Mexico, 1846-1848. shelved above Easton Press books. [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].
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977. Octavo; pp 503; G+/G; black spine with white and red text; dust jacket shows rubbing to exterior; some slight wear to edges; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean.
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).
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with gold letters; Dustjacket has protective plastic cover, DJ age toned, minimal edge and corner wear, some minor shelf wear, DJ interior has foxing and spotting at edges; Boards strong, front board slightly bowed, back board straight, boards have edge and corner wear, pastedowns have very mild age toning and foxing, binding strong; Textblock aged toned with foxing and some spots around edges, interior clean, 504pp.
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: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 1999. First. Octavo; VG/no DJ - portfolio form. Comes with a letter indicating it is a first edition and in return for the original owners' donations. Pages are in a four flap folder. No spine, hinges,binding, or joints; textblock is clean. Pp. 30.
Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1919. First Edition. Quarto in half leather with marbled boards. VG condition. SENATE DOCUMENTS 51: Treaty of Peace with Germany (538 pages) including four large fold out maps 85: Amendments Reported by the Committee of Foreign Relations 63: Assistance to France in the Event of Unprovoked Aggression by Germany 81: Military Occupation of the Territories of the Rhine 82: Treaty with Poland 86: Data on German Peace Treaty total 1185+ pages 66th Congress shelved in case 7.
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.
New York: Morrow, 1971. First Edition. First American Edition. Front cover interior flap price clipped. Octavo; VG-/G; Black spine with yellow text; DJ shows moderate wear, heavy staining around edges of rear cover/interior flap; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock shows foxing on exterior head/fore edge, interior clean; 152pp.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1940. first edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Black spine with red text; Cloth has slightly sunned and lightly smudged exterior, rubbed corners and some light moisture staining on panels which are otherwise sturdy and intact; Text block has darkened somewhat due to age with shadow toning on pastedowns and end papers with otherwise unmarked pages, deckled fore edge; pp 203.