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A Volunteer's Adventures: A Union Captain's Record of the Civil War

By: de Forest, John William; James H. Croushore (editor, notes); Stanley T. Williams (intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036387

Condition: Good


Gray cloth, lettered in dark blue. Moderate shelf/handling wear, cloth soiled on back cover, several moisture rings to front cover cloth, toned/foxed spine panel. xviii,237 pp. Acceptable reading copy, elusive first edition with matching dates. View more info

The Brazilian Expeditionary Force by Its Commander [Translated from 2nd Edition, Revised and Enlarged]

By: de Moraes, Mashal J. B. Mascarenhas

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032411

Condition: Near Fine


Tan buckram, lettered in burgundy. Light shelf wear. Firm binding, clean interior. xxi,279 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, multiple folding maps. Scarce. View more info

Three Years' War [Boer War]

By: de Wet, Christiaan Rudolf

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031053

Condition: VG+


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, top text block edge dyed orange, deckled edges. Cloth shows a few mild scratches/abrasions to upper front cover that slightly affect gilt lettering, slight flecking along bottom front edge, otherwise only slight shelf wear. Top text block edge mildly spotted. Firm, square binding, clean interior. Ownership stamps to both sets of endpapers, otherwise unmarked. x,448 pp., illus. w/ maps, folding map at rear (fully intact). 1st edition: Dec. 1902. Uncommon in this condition, solid Near Fine downgraded due only to the purely cosmetic defect of the light cover ... View more info

Ten Commando, 1942-1945

By: Dear, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 033753

ISBN: 0312034385

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows the slightest bit of shelf wear, virtually as issued. xi,208 pp., maps, b&w photographs. View more info

Sabotage & Subversion: Stories from the Files of the SOE and OSS

By: Dear, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Arms and Armour Press-Cassell Group: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039703

ISBN: 185409260X

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. 224 pp., maps, b&w photographs. View more info

Spearhead for Blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe Operations in Support of the Army, 1939-1945

By: Deichmann, Paul, General der Flieger; Alfred Price (editor, intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and Mechanicsburg, PA, Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036393

ISBN: 1853672416

Condition: Fine


Blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. 159 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 046384

ISBN: 0698110331

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows mere traces of shelf wear, essentially as issued, now in mylar. 224 pp., illus., some color. 1st American edition. View more info

The Blue Devils in Italy: A History of the 88th Infantry Division in World War II [Revised Edition]

By: Delaney, John P.; Lester J. King (fwd.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, 88th Infantry Division Association: 1968

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041156

Condition: VG+


Stiff light blue wraps, lettered/illus. in dark blue. Reprint, revised, of the original 1947 edition, issued ca. 1968 according to internal content. Approx.1" closed tears (mended) to both joints at head of spine, also 1" closed tear (mended) to lower front joint at heel. Firm binding, clean interior. [xvi],358,[60] pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Rear appendix: "Santa Maria Infante, 351st Infantry, 11-14 May 1944." View more info

The Archeology of the Atomic Bomb: A Submerged Cultural Resources Assessment of the Sunken Fleet of Operation Crossroads at Bikini and Kwajalein Atoll Lagoons, Republic of the Marshall Islands [Southwest Cultural Resources Center Professional Papers No. 37]

By: Delgado, James P., Daniel J. Lenihan, and Larry E. Murphy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Submerged Cultural Resources Unit, National Maritime Initiative, U. S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039955

Condition: Good


Stiff illus. wraps, lettered in red. Covers are moderately soiled, with rubbing at corners and along edges, former owner's embossed address stamp on lower front cover, crease to top rear cover corner, 1 1/2" surface paper loss at heel of spine, with clear binding tape repair. Firm binding, clean interior. xii,208 pp., illus. Cosmetically lacking, but a still useful reference copy. View more info

The Vaagso Raid: The Commando Attack That Changed the Course of World War II [INSCRIBED]

By: Devins, Joseph H., Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Book Co.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033286

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in red. Text block edges a bit toned by age, otherwise essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows modest rubbing along edges with several tape repairs to short closed tears, modest surface rubbing, price clipped front flap, now in mylar. 222 pp. Inscribed by author on half-title: "To Joan and Jim / from your cousin, the / well-known unknown / author. / Fondly, / Hoey / Ft. Leavenworth / 25/12/68" (Devins was stationed at Fort Leavenworth in 1968 when this book was published). View more info

Hitler

By: Dietrich, Otto; Richard and Clara Winston (transl.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Regnery Co.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037537

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Several leaves (pp. 11-22) show light creasing to bottom corner margins, a very minor blemish, otherwise essentially as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows modest surface rubbing, several short (1/4" or less) closed tears, mildly rubbed corners and spine extremities, now in mylar. 1st edition w/ no additional printings indicated. ix,277 pp. View more info

The Kentucky Rifle [Longrifle Series]

By: Dillin, Capt. John G. W.; Kendrick Scofield (editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: York, PA, George Shumway Publisher: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034432

Condition: Fine


Brown buckram, lettered/illus. in gold foil. Essentially as issued. Goldenrod illus. dust jacket is mildly soiled/toned, slightly chipped at head of spine with 3/4" closed tear at head of front joint, minor creasing at heel of spine, paper sligthtly tattered at top front corner, now in archival mylar. xx,203 pp., illus. Stated fifth edition (the first by Shumway), limited to 2,050 copies including 200 in deluxe binding. View more info

Concentration Camp Dachau, 1933-1945

By: Distel, Barbara, and Jakusch, Ruth (editors)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Brussels and Munich, Comité International de Dachau: 1978

Seller ID: 035223

ISBN: 3874905284

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. 11th edition. 229 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Slight shelf wear. Accompanied by Dachau booklet, color pictorial wraps, text in French. View more info

Concentration Camp Dachau, 1933-1945

By: Distel, Barbara, and Jakusch, Ruth (editors)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Brussels and Munich, Comité International de Dachau: 1978

Seller ID: 035224

ISBN: 3874905284

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. 10th edition. 229 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Slight shelf wear. View more info

La Primera Guerra Mundial en Fotografias y Documentos 1914-1918

By: Dollinger, Hans; Dr. Hans-Adolf Jacobsen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain, Plaza and Janes: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: RS211

Condition: Near Fine


Tan buckram, lettered in red. Very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows rubbed edges and corners, now in archival mylar. 447 pp., exceptionally well illus. w/ b&w photographs. First Spanish-language edition; originally issued in German. View more info

"Hey Padre": The Saga of a Regimental Chaplain in World War II [INSCRIBED]

By: Donnelly, Monsignor Thomas J.; James E. Landrum, Jr. (fwd.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The 77th Division Association, Inc.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: RS296

Condition: VG+


Black polished paper covered boards, lettered in white. Moderate binding lean likely original to issue, mild soiling to text block fore-edge, otherwise only slight wear. Dust jacket shows several short closed tears, some with associated creases, and a few small chips, now in mylar. [xvi],132 pp., illus. Inscribed by author on front flyleaf, signed as "Monsignor Connelly," personalized "To Clarence / My 77th Buddy." View more info

Born Lucky or Unlucky [INSCRIBED]

By: Donohue, Thomas, and Sylvia Donohue, with Thomas Brockehian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Danbury, CT, Rutledge Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047337

ISBN: 188775072X

Condition: Fine


Red polished paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. [ix],203 pp., illus. Inscribed by author on front flyleaf, full signature, personalized. View more info

Great Weapons of World War I

By: Dooly, William G., Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1970

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 036660

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, lettered in gold. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, essentially as issued. Dark olive dust jacket shows rubbing along top front edge and heel of spine, with slightly age-toned rear panel, light crease to top front flap corner, now in mylar. [xii],340 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Little Wolf at Leyte: The Story of the Heroic USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413) in the Battle of Leyte Gulf During World War II

By: Doscher, J. Henry, Jr., Capt. USNR (Ret.)

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Eakin Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046570

ISBN: 1571680829

Condition: Fine


Teal blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows a few very faint scratches on rear panel, essentially as issued, now in mylar. x,148 pp., illus. View more info

Reminiscences of Forts Sumter and Moultrie in 1860-'61

By: Doubleday, Abner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Spartanburg, SC, The Reprint Co., Publishers: 1976

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 038949

ISBN: 0871522314

Condition: Fine


Green cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Facsimile reprint of original 1876 edition. [iv],184 pp., illus. View more info

The 151st Pennsylvania Volunteers at Gettysburg: Like Ripe Apples in a Storm

By: Dreese, Michael A.; Timothy H. Smith (fwd.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC, McFarland & Co., Publishers: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040804

ISBN: 0786408049

Condition: Fine


Glossy color illus. boards. As issued. ix,190 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Der Kreis Daun Im Dritten Reich

By: Dreesen, Josef;Daun (Germany : Landkreis)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Meckenheim, Germany, Warlich Druck und Verlagsges.mbH: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014666

ISBN: 3980242935

Condition: Near Fine


[ii],364 pp., illus. Laminated color pictorial boards. Very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Engineers For the Public Good: A History of the Buffalo District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

By: Drescher, Nuala McGann [James Robert Martin-Diaz (editor)]

Price: $8.50

Publisher: United States Army Corps of Engineers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012512

Condition: Near Fine


Red buckram, lettered in gold foil. Very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Dust jacket shows minor rubbing at corners and on surfaces. [v],328 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Former owner's embossed name stamp on title page and page following, otherwise unmarked. No date of printing, ca. 1980 based on internal content. View more info

The Dreyfus Case

By: Dreyfus, Alfred, and Pierre Dreyfus

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042010

Condition: Near Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in black. Minor binding lean, top corners slightly bumped, text block edges a bit toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. xxiv,303 pp. Tan dust jacket is mildly soiled, with modest toning to spine panel, minor rubbing to extremities, now in mylar. Accompanied by original book mark issued by publisher with text about the Cunningham Memorial Publication Fund, which funded publication of this volume. View more info

I Seek My Prey in the Waters: The Coastal Command at War

By: Dudley-Gordon, Tom; Sir Philip B. Joubert de la Ferte (fwd.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034996

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in white. Slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Color pictorial dust jacket rubbed and slightly chipped at corners and extremities, mildly rubbed edges with several short closed tears, 1/8" hole midway down front joint, now in archival mylar. xii,297 pp. Firm binding, clean interior. Scarce. View more info