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. 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, some loose pages, all present; Due to fragility, this paperback will be kept on the bookshelf in the Netdesk office.
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.
Westwood, NJ: Fleming H. Revell Company. 12mo; VG-/Hardcover; red spines with gold text; enclosed in a black slip case broken on one side; the 12 volumes are in uniform conditions; boards have slight marks along the spines; but are clean and sturdy; text blocks have minimal marks at the edges but pages are clean.The set comprises fact and fiction. List of Books: 1.What Men Live By And Where Love Is, There God Is Also/Leo Tolstoy; 64p. 2.A Christmas Carol/Charles Dickens; 63p. 3. Favorite Inspirational Poems/Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 4. Sayings Of Jesus/ Fleming H. Revell; 60p. 5.The Reasons Why A Scientist Believes In God/A. Cressy Morrisson; 61p. 6. Documents Of Democracy/ Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 7. Sonnets Of Shakespeare: A Selection/Fleming H. Revell; 64p. 8. The Greatest Thing In The World/Henry Drummond; 63p. 9. Acres Of Diamonds/Russell Conwell; 64p. 10. A Treasury Of Great Prayers/Donald T. Kauffman (Editor);62p. 11. Friendship/Ralph Waldo Emerson; 55p. 12. Of The Imitation Of Christ Selections/Thomas A. Kempis; 63p. See photo for details of overall condition.
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.
Wilmington, North Carolina: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1993. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 62; VG/VG-; beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to spine, some light soiling to exterior; cloth has very slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
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;.
Falls Church: Albaugh, Willam A.; Simmons, Edward N., 1955. Published Privately. Octavo; Published privately; G; Paperback; Spine, yellow without print; Cover has tears at spine caps exposing binding, surface tear to rear, slight stains, spotting, smudging, mild creasing; Text block beginning to separate from cover in rear, else clean and tight; 105 pages, illustrated.
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.
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.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1947. First edition. Octavo; pp 292; G/Fair; sunned blue spine with yellow text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior, chipping to edges, tape mends to edges, price clipped front flap, as is; cloth has sunning to exterior, tail edge of dj has adhered to boards due to moisture; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
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.
Cambridge: Ballinger Publishing Company [ A Subsidiary of Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc]. Ex-Library, Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Black spine with gold text; Moderate age and wear to cover surfaces, fading along edges; Binding tight, library marking on front and back free end pages, ivory toned pages; Ivory toned text block exterior, very light pencil underlining on pp 126 & 128, otherwise text block clean, vivid and clear grey-scale illustrations; 132 pp See the four photos for details.
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;.
Westport, CT, London: Greenwood Press, 1994. First edition. Octavo; pp 356; VG-; dark blue spine with gilt text to black bar; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, slight sunning to exterior, light wear to edges; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; 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.
Delft, The Netherlands: Legermuseum, 2004. Small Quarto; pp 194; VG/-no-DJ; Burgundy spine with white text; Cloth has slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners; Text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed card by Jan Piet Puype and Heleen Bronder tipped in front pastedown;.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1974. First edition. Octavo; pp 321; VG/G; Red spine with ivory & black text; Dust jacket has sunning to exterior, chipping to corners and edges, sticker to spine; Cloth has sun fading to spine, minor wear to edges; Text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
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.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1983. Octavo; pp 315; G/G-; ivory spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket shows moderate sunning to spine, price clipped to front flap, mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
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.
Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
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 Front Table.
Poole, Dorset: Blandford Press, 1980. First U.K. edition. Octavo; pp 172; VG-/VG-; Light yellow spine with burgundy text; dust jacket has mylar covering and has very slight wear to exterior, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Rockville Center: Sarpedon, 1998. First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; teal spine, black and red lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, small closed tears on fore edges, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, open tears on spine tail edge, closed tear on spine head edge; boards strong, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, minor soiling on rear end paper; text block has light soiling on exterior edges, soiling on page 358; First Printing; 358pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.