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Writing and Fighting the Civil War: Soldier Correspondence to the New York Sunday Mercury [INSCRIBED]

By: Styple, William B. (editor); Edwin C. Bearss (fwd.); Robert Lee Hodge (afterword); Brian C. Pohanka, Edwin C. Bearss, James M. McPherson, Richard J. Sommers, William B. Styple (chapter introductions)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kearny, NJ, Belle Grove Publishing Company: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 037123

ISBN: 1883926130

Condition: New


Laminated b&w pictorial boards. New, as issued. 378 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Inscribed by editor on main title w/ generic "Best Regards," full signature, dated 18 July 2003 at Gettysburg. View more info

They Fought Back: The Story of the Jewish Resistance in Nazi Europe

By: Suhl, Yuri (editor, transl.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046329

ISBN: B002AQ18IU

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in white. Prepared for library use but never circulated, thus stamped but little actual wear, mildly rubbed along edges, slight lean. [vii],327 pp., illus. Color illus. dust jacket shows call label mounted on lower spine panel, otherwise only slight wear, in new mylar. View more info

USS Laffey (DD-724)

By: Sumrall, Robert F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Somerset, MA, Tin Can Sailors, Inc.: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049127

ISBN: 0970772203

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, oblong format. 72 pp., illus. Essentially as issued. View more info

USS Kidd (DD-661)

By: Sumrall, Robert F.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Somerset, MA, Tin Can Sailors, Inc.: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049128

ISBN: 0970772238

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, oblong format. 80 pp., illus. Essentially as issued. View more info

USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. (DD-850)

By: Sumrall, Robert F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Somerset, MA, Tin Can Sailors, Inc.: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049129

ISBN: 097077222X

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, oblong format. 76 pp., illus. Slight wear to corners, slight crease to top front corner, nearly as issued. View more info

Firepower From Abroad: The Confederate Enfield and the LeMat Revolver 1861-1863 with New Data on a Variety of Confederate Small Arms [Man at Arms Monograph Series No. 2]

By: Sword, Wiley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln, RI, Andrew Mowbray Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017744

ISBN: 091721823X

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in white. Former owner's printed book plate mounted on front flyleaf, embossed name stamp on half-title and rear flyleaf, otherwise as issued. 119 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, publisher's ads at rear. Very slightly soiled dust jacket, otherwise as issued, now in mylar. View more info

Coventry: November 14, 1940

By: Taylor, Frederick

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049075

ISBN: 1632861976

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. 356 pp. 1st ptg. View more info

The Steps of the Quarry

By: Terrall, Robert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037313

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth, lettered in dark red. Minor black residue along bottom edges of cloth, minor shelf wear, text block edges somewhat dulled by age. Former owner's signature inked out on upper front flyleaf, dated in ink. Tape ghosting and minor residue, possibly from circulation slip, on rear flyleaf, but no other indications of ex-library status. Color dust jacket shows some wrinkling and general surface wear, minor soiling and a few stray marks, in new mylar. 350 pp. 1st edition, no indication of later printings. Exceptionally scarce, particularly in jacket. View more info

The History of the Fighting Fourteenth 1861-1911, Published in Commemoration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Muster of the Regiment into the United States Service, May 23, 1861 [14th Brooklyn State Militia]

By: Tevis, C. V., and D. R. Marquis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY?, Privately Printed: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043716

ISBN: B000J31U1G

Condition: VG-


Blue cloth, lettered in gilt, front cover illus. in orange, black, and white. 367 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, some surface marks to cloth on both covers. Dampstaining along lower front joint with mild dye lightening, also evident at top text block corner and upper text block fore-edge, not extending to interior, which is nicely intact, showing only light foxing adjacent to endpapers. View more info

Hell On Earth

By: Thomas, Charles R.

Price: $240.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: RS292

ISBN: 0533040337

Condition: Fine


Red cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Slightly rubbed spine extremities, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows very slight rubbing along edges, essentially as issued, now in mylar. (Note that DJ is sized approx. 1/16" shorter than binding, original to issue and showing no indication of having been trimmed.) [vii],152 pp. Exceptionally scarce memoir by a member of I Company, 504th Parachute Battalion of the 82nd Airborne Division in WW2. View more info

Ready . . . Aim . . . Fire!: Small Arms Ammunition in the Battle of Gettysburg [SIGNED]

By: Thomas, Dean S.; Stephen V. Ash (editor, intro.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, Thomas Publications: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 038137

ISBN: 0939631008

Condition: Fine


Stiff white pictorial wraps, lettered in blue. Very slight soil mark along fore-edge of p. 14, otherwise as issued. 76 pp., illus. Signed by author on main title. View more info

Italian Civil and Military Aircraft 1930-1945

By: Thompson, Jonathan W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: RS408

ISBN: 0816865000

Condition: Fine


Black leatherette paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight binding lean original to issue, otherwise essentially as issued, though lacking dust jacket. 304 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, line drawings. View more info

The Illustrated History of the U.S. Army Special Forces

By: Thompson, Leroy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Citadel Press/Lyle Stuart: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035308

ISBN: 0806511109

Condition: Near Fine


Brown pictorial wraps, lettered in green. Slight shelf wear, hole punch to bottom rear corner through price. Firm binding, clean interior. vi,149 pp., illus. View more info

The History of the Harpers Ferry Cavalry Expedition, September 14 & 15, 1862 [INSCRIBED]

By: Tischler, Allan L.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Winchester, VA, Five Cedars Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 045538

ISBN: 0963757601

Condition: Near Fine


INSCRIBED. Dark blue leatherette, lettered in gold foil. Minor vertical scratch to lower front cover, otherwise essentially as issued. ix,338,[8] pp., maps, illus. w/ b&w photographs. Inscribed by author on lower main title, full signature with generic "to a real soldier; in heart & faith" inscription, also with lengthy personalized inscription occupying 2/3 of half-title verso, dated 135th commemoration of Gettysburg, July 1998. View more info

American Military Equipage 1851-1872 [Volume II: State Forces]

By: Todd, Frederick P., with Maria P. Todd/Damerel, Michael J. McAfee, Lee A. Wallace Jr., and George Woodbridge

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chatham Square Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017656

Condition: Near Fine


"A description by word and picture of what the American soldier, sailor and marine of these years wore and carried, with emphasis on the American Civil War." Black /14 cloth, gray cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in red. [x],603-1331 pp., illus. with b&w plates, line drawings. Slightly soiled bottom text block corner and fore-edge, else virtually as issued. Former owner's printed book plate mounted on front flyleaf. Dust jacket chipped at head of spine and along bottom rear edge, mildly rubbed at heel of spine and corners, with closed tear at top rear corner and rubbed along... View more info

Adolf Hitler

By: Toland, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books-Random House: 1992

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: RS410

ISBN: 0613132076

Condition: Good


Library binding, red pictorial paper covered boards. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped, rubbed with exposure to corners and spine extremities. xx,1036 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Fighter Aces of the Luftwaffe

By: Toliver, Col. Raymond F., USAF (Ret.), and Trevor J. Constable

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039936

ISBN: 0816857903

Condition: Very Good


Blue leatherette, lettered in gold foil. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, minor binding lean. Gift inscription notation inside front cover, otherwise unmarked. Color illus. dust jacket tanned and dampstained along spine panel, extending to portions of both panels, edge wear and creasing. DJ flap edges and both pastedowns show clear tape where DJ had been affixed to endpapers (now free and in new mylar). 432 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

When Memory Speaks: The Holocaust in Art

By: Toll, Nelly

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Westport, CT and London, Praeger: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045560

ISBN: 0275955346

Condition: New


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in white. New, as issued, in pictorial dust jacket, now in mylar. xviii,125 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. First edition. View more info

Airmobility in Vietnam: Helicopter Warfare in Southeast Asia

By: Tolson, Lieut. Gen. John J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1981

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 045077

ISBN: B000E1EQYG

Condition: Fine


Goldenrod paper covered boards, lettered in black. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light rubbing along edges, closed tear at base of rear joint and light creasing along bottom rear edge, now in mylar. Book club edition. xiv,304 pp., illus., maps. View more info

The War of 1812 [Stories of Colony and Nation]

By: Tomlinson, Everett T.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Boston and Chicago, Silver, Burdett and Co.: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SBS05

Condition: Good


Tan cloth, illus. and lettered in red and black. Moderate wear, cloth showing rubbing and spotting along front cover edges, rubbed spine panel with partial lettering, a few surface marks to cloth. Front flyleaf and frontis. show approx. 1" closed tear extending from top edge, flyleaf with bottom corner crease, else intact. 200 pp., illus. Contents slightly toned but clean. Scarce -- this copy is NOT "The Boys of 1812," the far more common title also by Tomlinson. View more info

The German Terror in France: An Historical Record

By: Toynbee, Arnold J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Co.: 1917

Seller ID: 018570

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with orange and black front cover illus. pastedown, lettered in gilt on spine panel. xii,13-220 pp., illus. w/ folding two-color frontis. map, 52 b&w plates, 2 (of 5) folding maps at rear. Lightly foxed endpapers and text block edges, toned maps, lightly toned interior in placed. Lacking maps I, II, and III at rear, maps IV and V present with minor tearing. Former owner's address stamp and personal library inventory number on rear flyleaf. Technically Good due to lacking maps, but otherwise decently intact. View more info

Hard Charger!: The Story of the USS Biddle (DLG-34)

By: Treadway, James A., Rear Adm. Thomas F. Marfiak USN (Ret.), and Capt. David L. Boslaugh USN (Ret.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, iUniverse, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027108

ISBN: 0595360092

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. As issued. xii,308 pp. Original first edition. View more info

German Knights of the Air 1914-1918: The Holders of the Orden Pour le Merite

By: Treadwell, Terry C., and Alan C. Wood

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes and Noble: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028577

ISBN: 0760707901

Condition: Fine


Blue 1/4 cloth, blue paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket essentially as issued. [viii],208 pp., illus. View more info

German Knights of the Air 1914-1918: The Holders of the Orden Pour le Merite

By: Treadwell, Terry C., and Alan C. Wood

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes and Noble: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028578

ISBN: 0760707901

Condition: Fine


Blue 1/4 cloth, blue paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket essentially as issued. [viii],208 pp., illus. View more info

Ironclads and Columbiads -- The Civil War in North Carolina: The Coast

By: Trotter, William R.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC, John F. Blair: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009057

ISBN: 0895870886

Condition: Very Good


[viii],456 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos, maps. Several creases to an otherwise square, firm binding, light shelf/corner wear. View more info