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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Boulder, CO: Paladin Press, 1993. Quarto, 292pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. Minor bumping and shelf-wear. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Includes numerous black and white photographs. Shelve in: front table Spine is cream with burgundy and black text; small burgundy accent.
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.
Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing Inc. / Apogee Books, 2003. Canadian Printing. large 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black wraps spine with light yellow titling, red publisher and color DVD thumbnail. red and black frames illustrated wraps cover and rear. thumbed panels and curling lightly, superficial wear is slight. two galleries of photos and illustrations, following page 128 and page 320. heavily illustrated with black images within the textblock also. gently used copy. 448 pp. ISBN# 1896522955.
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 alcove 1.
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.
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.
Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974. Quarto; VG/VG-; Yellow spine with black text; DJ front cover interior flap price clipped, has moderate edgewear, multiple open/closed tears up to 1" around edges, small price sticker on rear cover; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine/corners; Textblock clean; 183pp.
Long Beach, CA: Safari Press, 1984. second edition. Quarto in navy blue shiny cloth with red illustrated DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; spine with white letters; DJ, paper, text and illustrations in good condition; contains notes written for Guns & Ammo Magazine with photos from the files; pp. 292; shelved in Case # 11.
Halifax, Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 1989. First. Octavo; Green spine with whiote text; VG/VG w/plast cover; DJ has very minor shelf wear and slight bump at base of spine; Cover clean with light shelf wear, very minor bumping with small nick at base of spine; Text block and edges are clean with slight aging; pp. 170. Author's account of his service in World War II with the 29th Canadian Motor Torpedo Boat Flottilla. Includes the Flottilla's role in D-Day. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1964. First American. Octavo; vg/good+; dj, blue spine with white and black text; HB, dark blue spine and silver text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 220 pp.; illus., photos and text figures; light age-toning; dj, sunned; short closed tears; else very good.
London: Wallace Collection Catalogues, 1962. fifth edition. octavos in bright green leatherette with gold letters on spine; VG+; boards with minimal soiling; strong binding; paper slightly faded and clean; no marks on text; volume 1 contains 103 plates; volume 2 contains 208 plates; shelved in Easton Press section.
Washington, DC: Military Intelligence Service, 1942. November 25,1942. VG+ Small octavo in light gray wraps with black text. No text on spine. Stamped "Received Nov. 30 1942 GNR, QI". Small closed tear on front cover, small creases to head of spine and small chip off of tail of spine. Light foxing to exterior of textblock and rear wrap. Light wear to corners. Shelved case #1.
Alexandria, VA: T.B.N. Enterprises, 1967. Quarto: VG/no-DJ: Light blue spine with dark blue text: Boards are strong with light soiling, rubbing mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock has some age toning, mild dust staining to head edge exterior, pages clean and unmarked: 546 pp.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1946. First Edition. 4tos., VG-; blue cloth boards, faded gold lettering; cloth to spine and edges of boards faded a lighter blue, lettering barely legible; rounding to spines, mild vertical creasing to middle of backs; bumping to corners and tail of spine to Vol. I; scattered white scuff marks to boards; very mild age-toning to interiors; VOL. I [INTERROGATIONS 1-70; small "NOTE" housed to front endpapers summarizing the origins and contents of the set]; VOL. II [INTERROGATIONS 71-118]; shelved above Taoism.
Cologne: International Small Arms Publishers, 1964. First. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; light blue spine, blue text; cover has rubbing, a few smudges, sunning and spotting along spine, spine cocked; textblock has age toning, otherwise clean; pp 739; Volume I only. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Italy: IL VOLO srl, 2000. Quarto, 303pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Text is in both English and Italian. Shelve FRONT TABLE Spine is black with orange and white text.
New York, NY: Dover Publications, Inc. 1995. Unabridged Dover (1995) Republication (Orig. 1903). small Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. warm tan wraps spine, black titling from head to foot. softcover panels, smooth both sides with only a touch of wear to outer corners. enhanced by over 240 illustrations, from battle pictures to constructional plans. lightly foxed outer edges, no transference to the interior. 400 pp. ISBN# 0486287203.
New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1989. First. Oblong quarto; VG-/G; black spine, white text; jacket has smudges, superficial scratches, edgewear, two-inch closed tear at back top corner, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, rubbing around edges, slight bowing; textblock has minor edgewear, smudging on pastedowns and free endpapers, otherwise clean; pp 239.
Tacoma, Washington: Armory Publications, 1987. First Edition. oblong Qto. VG+/VG+. bright ivory DJ spine with black titling, enlarged centered titling on jacket front. DJ under wide jacket front and rear, partially illustrated and beneath clear protective cover. black Qto HB, coated cloth with stamped gold spine titling. ornate gold weapon decorates front board. heavily illustrated, a textblock of one-sided sheets, neatly aligned corners and lightly skimmed. clear and excellent throughout. 94 pp. ISBN# 0939683008.
Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Publications, 1992. US Printing. oblong Qto. VG+/VG+. bright ivory DJ spine and wide panels, navy titling with larger titling centered on jacket front with delicate b/w weaponry illustrations. under clear protective cover. oblong volume, wih dark blue HB spine, gold stamped titling and the remainder bone colored panels. perused interior, gently handled with neatly aligned corners, sheets very clear, heavily illustrated.. 212 pp. ISBN# 0939631350.