London: Sotheby's, 1993. Large Octavo: VG+/no-DJ wraps: Off white spine with black text: Covers in very good condition, some mild scuffing with very minimal shelfwear, very mild fraying at bottom corner: Textblock is clean and free of all markings, highlighting, folds and tears: Book is an auction catalog and contains black and white and color photographs of listings: No page count given.
RO/CO, 1964. Oblong Octavo; Good condition; Paperback; Spine white with black print; Cover has significant edgewear and creasing, some spotting; Textblock has curling to page corners, some folded top corners, bound with two rivets, hole through center of spine for hanging book on display rack; 48 illustrated leaves. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office, 1957. 8vo., 31 pages, color illustrations; VG; black cover with orange and white print and color illustration; back has slight smudging along spine edge, slight crease at top of spine; clean interior; "Prepared by the Home Office and the Central Office of Information."
London: ISO Publications, n.d. Facsimile reproduction. Small Octavo; pp 80; G+/paperback; White spine without text; covers are orange with yellow text and have slight wear and sunning to exterior, slight soiling and tape residue to rear, slight wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minimal shelf wear, just light scratches on exteriors but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 1059. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minor shelf wear, just slight rubbing on exteriors but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 896. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Rock Island: RIA/Rock Island Auction Company, 2017. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black spiral binding; 3 volumes; Covers have minor shelf wear, just slight rubbing on exteriors, vol. 3 has slight creasing at head edge at spine binding, but otherwise clean and intact panels; Text blocks are unmarked with intact binding; pp 872. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Great Britain: The Sportsman's Press, 1996. Fourth Impression. 8vo. VG+/VG+. medium red glossy DJ spine with bold white uppercase title, smaller white capitals for author, with white publisher logo at tail. jacket front frames color photo, between white titling and jacket rear b/w image. DJ under clear protective cover. maroon clothbound HB, solid form, stamped with bold gold titling and matches outer spine style. stark white endsheets, light ivory interior sheets and 3 sections of plates, b/w glossy images numbered to 89. in addition 51 + numbered figures throughout the textblock. 178 pp. ISBN# 0948253614.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 250; VG-/G+; Dark yellow spine with brown text; originally published in 1963 by Riling & Lentz, Philadelphia; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minimal wear to edge; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; quite good condition;.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 198; VG/VG-; Red/gray spine with white text; dust jacket has minor scratches to exterior, slight wear to exterior and edges; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: The Sportsman's Press, 1998. First Edition. Small Quarto: Fair/G: Black spine with white text: Dj has general shelfwear, scuffs/scratches, rippling along tail edges from liquid: Boards are strong with dust staining, rubbing to edges, liquid stains along interior and exterior tail edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, rippling along tail edges from clear liquid damage, musty smell, otherwise unmarked: 127 pp.
Stevenage, Herts, Great Britain: Spa Books Ltd, 1987. British publication of original 1987 Australia print. Quarto; VG/VG with mylar cover; Spine is light gray with red and black text; DJ has minor shelf wear and slight bumping at top of spine; DJ has slight age yellowing and has former price sticker on front inside bottom; spine, edges and text block have minor age yellowing but otherwise are clean and unmarked; pp. 107. Well illustrated history of the origins and operations of New Zealand's Special Air Service; modelled on the British SAS and sharing doctrine and some training, the NZSAS saw active service in the Malayan Emergency, the Borneo border war with Indonesia, and Vietnam.
Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Anthropological Society, 1975. special bulletin No. 1. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; White Comb spine without text; Covers have slight shelf wear with bent head fore edge, other minor edge wear, but overall clean and intact; Text block shows slight wear with clean pages and tight binding.
New York: Hippodrene Books, 1974. Small Octavo; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket is price clipped, light rubbing on exterior, light stains on spine and some foxing on flap edges, but fully intact; Boards have spotting on exterior more on front panel than rear, light wear on edges but overall sturdy and clean with strong panels; Text block has some foxing on exterior edges, but pages are unmarked; pp 138.
New York, NY: The Viking Press, Inc. 1968. US Printing. Qto. VG/VG-. tall dark ivory spine, lengthy scratch, thin impressions from large closed tear at DJ tip extended to tail. front and rear jacket display, weaponry at close proximity in color. upper left corner has enlarged black title and author at bottom right. mildly age-toned inner flaps. color frontispiece faces title page. more 800 photographic illustrations in b/w with much text detail. board edges and corners smooth and unabraded. thick ivory edges, all sides. 206 pp.
Alexandria, NY: Museum Restoration Service, 1999. Second Printing (minor revisions). slim 8vo. pale pink, slim pamphlet with stapled binding. large b/w weapon with bold red uppercase title above smaller red authors. numbered figures and illustrations in b/w and text detail highlight the two columns of textblock arrangement. light handling and negligible wear. 52 pp. ISBN# 091931631X.
London: The Sportsman's Press, 1987. Reprinted 1990. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, glossy green spine with black and white text; dj, light rubbing and scuffing; HB, orange cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, tight; text block, clean; B/W illustrations, sketches; 208pp.
Washington City: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1980. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 450; G+/G+; Mustard brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, slight sunning to spine; cloth has light sunning to exterior, some rubbing to exterior, minor soiling to front joint; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, minor smudges to ffep; interior clean;.
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1970. Octavo; VG/G; Black spine with white & yellow text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed and lightly scratched exterior with minor edge wear, but otherwise intact; Cloth is clean with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight ivory toning on exterior edges, with unmarked pages and tight binding, deckled fore edge; pp 366.
Madrid: Patrimonio Nacional, n.d. Catalog. Folio; vg+/vg-; dj, gray spine with black text; HB, gray cloth spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 416 pp.; illus, color plates and details; text figures; dj, closed tear, back flap; else very good; ---TEXT IN SPANISH. DJ wrapped in protective brodart. Shelve in Spanish Art / Or Front Table.
London & New York: Sotheby Parke Bennet Publications Limited, 1974. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; pp 466; VG/VG; Dark tan spine with black and white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor chipping to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight ivory toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Mockba [Moscow]: РЕДАКЦИОННО-ИЗДАТЕЛЬСКИЙ ЦЕНТР [Editorial Publishing Center], 1994. First Edition. 4to., 200 pp., VG/VG-; silver and black pictorial DJ with blue lettering; mild wear to covers, mostly rubbing to edges and corners, slight chipping to head of spine; navy blue paper boards, gold lettering to spine and front board; cocking to spine, shelf lean, buckling to text-block, binding strong; interior contains numerous full-color/black-and-white photographs; text in Russian, with a one-page summary of the volume in English to p. 199, "the first monographic publication on the history of Russian award weapons"; housed in cardboard slipcase; shelved Weapons.
Pennsylvania: The Stackpole Company, 1961. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/G+; Spine is green with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, some small open and closed tears along edges, scratches and marks, creases, design is clear, Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 335; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
London: The Holland Press, 1961. Second. Octavo; VG/G+; blue spine with white and black text; dustjacket shows moderate signs of edgewear with scuffing, smudging, and fraying (particularly along spine), top left corner of cover has a 1.5 inch tear, top right corner of back cover has a 1.5 inch tear, other corners are slightly torn and frayed; boards strong, have some spotting and fraying on covers, otherwise clean; textblock clean; 256pp.
La Grange Prk, Illinois: American Nuclear Society, 1982. First American edition. Octavo; pp 479; VG-/G; Light blue spine with blue text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, chipping to edges, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners, light sunning to exterior; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
West Hill, Ontario: Museum Restoration Service, 1962. Quarto; good+/good-; dj, red spine with white text; HB, red leatherette spine with yellow text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 308 pp.; illus., 127 B&W plates; endpapers, foxing; ffep, clipped; binding shaken; titles, flaking; dj, [BRO-DART]; chipping and multiple open and closed tears; else very good. [Shelved in Weaponry/Collecting].
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. First edition. Tall quarto; 562 pp. Hardcover in dust jacket. With numerous b-w illustrations. VG/VG. Clean and tight, no markings to text. Some chipping and scratches to dust jacket. NOTE: Heavy item, will require extra shipping costs. Shelved in Case 11.
Worcester, MA: Metropolitan Museum of Ar, 1961. first edition. Thin quarto in silver soft covers with navy blue letters; VG; covers with moderate soiling and tiny crease on front cover; open gutter on p. 16; glossy paper slightly faded; text clean; photographs on each page; pp. 128; shelved in Weapons section.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1918. First edition. 12mo; pp 140; G; Tan spine with black text; Ex-library with bookplate adhered to front pastedown; cloth has moderate wear to exterior and corners, sun fading to exterior; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, interior unmarked; good binding;.
Tokyo, Japan: Cosmo Publishing Co. 1948. First edition. VG-/G- 4to in green DJ, title on spine in black. Spine slight cock, boards flat slight abrasion at corners, binding sound. DJ sunned, chipped at spine and corners. Text-block age browned. Pages clean, flat and white, slight browning at outer margins, PO name on ffep, dated March, 1949. fold-out map at back intact and untorn. 221 pgs. shelve Japan.
Old Bedford Village Press, 1998. First edition. Folio in shiny bright red and orange hardcovers with black letters; VG; white letters on spine; inscription inside ffep; glossy paper; pp. 208; contains 122 pages of plates followed by biographical entries; in good condition; shelved in weapons section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Gaithersburg: Olde Soldier Books, 1988. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; White spine with green text; DJ shows slight wear and bending around edges, creasing on interior flap of rear cover, few small marks across covers, 0.5" tears on head; Boards strong, very minor rubbing to corners; Textblock has speckling on pages 216-217, otherwise clean; 369pp.
Fleet Street, London: Frederick Muller, 1969. First edition. Small octavo. VG in a good dust jacket. Blue, white, and brown spine with black and white lettering. Notable rubbing to the dust jacket panels, particularly to the edges and near the hinges, with several rubbing marks to the center of the panels as well. One inch vertical scar from the bottom of the front dust jacket panel, as well as some soiling to the front panel. Half-inch closed tear to top edge of front DJ panel. Covers clean, binding strong. Two foxing spots to the fore-edge of the book. Text of pages clean and unmarked. 144pp. With line drawings by Anna Townsend from specimens in the author's collection.
Traverse City, MI: Countrysport, 1989. Second Printing. Octavo: VG-/VG: Yellow spine with red text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with general shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, slight bump at tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has foxing, pages clean and unmarked: Second Printing:190 pp.
Chichester, Sussex: Antony Bird Publications Ltd, 1983. First edition. Octavo; pp 220; VG-/G+; Blue spine with white and black text; dust jacket has mylar covering, slight wear to edges, slight sunning to exterior, price clipping to front flap; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior, minor rubbing to edges, light sunning to exterior; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.