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).
WW I & WW II
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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: 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: 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.
Frankfurt um Main: Bernard & Graefe Verlag fur Wehrwesen, 1962. Octavo; pp 445; G-/Fair; red/dark blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket moderate rubbing to exterior; noticeable chipping to corners; age toned flaps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; slight pencil; interior lightly toned; German text.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, U.S. Army, 1946. Facsimile Reprint, 1984. Quarto; vg/wraps; illustrated spine with title 'ST-LO' in red near top of spine; minor shelf wear; text block clean; B/W photos, 22 maps, including 1 bound-in, fold-out; one packet of 7 maps, and an extra duplicate packet of 7; 128pp.
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;.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1982. Octavo; pp 284; VG/G; gold spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; slight foxing to exterior head edge; illustrated; inscribed by Frederick Werbell;.
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2005. First. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Black spine with White and Yellow text; Dustjacket clean save some edgewear, some shelfwear; Boards strong, clean, slight bowing near foreedge of both boards, slight edgewear; Textblock save black marks on second to last page; 329 pp.
New York: Vantage Press, 1970. First Edition. First Edition; Signed; Pastel green spine with black illustration on tail end, red text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing on edges, small closed tear on rear, corners of flaps are clipped; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, verso of half title page is inscribed and signed by author; pp 187.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1991. Octavo; VG/G+; Green spine with red text; dust jacket has mylar over it with rubbed corners; some age toning around exterior edges; half-bound cloth with paper panels, shows lightly sunned head edge but boards are clean and w/o defect; sturdy & solid; text block has very minimal wear, just shows light soiling toward tail edge due to handling; good, tight binding; pp 754.
New York: Knopf, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; 547 pages; Light blue jacket with yellow and red lettering; Jacket has wear on all edges, torn in places, especially along spine, price-clipped, now protected by mylar cover; Boards have some light wear to the edges, scuffing, bumping at the corners; Text block clean, binding tight; Book has been SIGNED by General MacArthur on ffep; SG Consignment; Shelved case 5.
Geneva, Switzerland: The Bibliophiles Library, 1983. Special Editon. 14 Volumes; Bound in crimson leather wit gilt accents and signature on front covers in gilt; All volumes VG; All edges gilt; Sewn in silk bookmark; Some minor scuffing to the edges, light scratches to gilt; Many volumes appear unread. Shelved above.
London / New York: George Allen & Unwin Limited / The Macmillan Company, 1954. First Edition. Octavo; good+/good-; dj, sunned gold spine with red text; dj, age-toned; open and closed tears, including 4" tear along edge of dust jacket; price clipped; HB, yellow cloth spine with red text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; endpapers, age-toned; text block, clean; toning at the edges; 356pp.
South Yorkshire: Leo Cooper/Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 1998. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG; Gray photo spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has very slight wear on exterior, clean and intact; Cloth has slight wear on exterior due to handling with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has slight shelf wear & light age toning on around edges with tight binding and clean pages; pp 225.