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Get Tough ! How to Win in Hand-to-Hand Fighting, as Taught to the British Commandos, and the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Get Tough ! How to Win in Hand-to-Hand Fighting, as Taught to the British Commandos, and the U.S. Armed Forces.

by Major W.E. Fairbairn

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  • near fine
  • Paperback
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
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New York and London: D.Appleton-Century Company, 1942. Book. Illus. by "Hary". Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 4th printing of the first edition , denoted by the number 4 in parentheses on the last page. Tan cloth with blue lettering to the front. This copy is NEAR FINE in a VG, SCARCE colorful , unclipped ($1.00) DJ. Exterior is rich and clean with very little soiling to page edges, no wear to tips/spine ends/edges, and bright lettering. Inside has neat PO signature hidden beneath the upper DJ flap.Otherwise unmarked, crisp, and tight with minimal toning.DJ has a bit of chipping at spine ends, PO printed name on upper front, and a moderately sunned spine. Otherwise rich and clean..

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book dealer
Bailey Bonzo Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
002256
Title
Get Tough ! How to Win in Hand-to-Hand Fighting, as Taught to the British Commandos, and the U.S. Armed Forces.
Author
Major W.E. Fairbairn
Illustrator
"Hary"
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
D.Appleton-Century Company
Place of Publication
New York and London
Date Published
1942
Bookseller catalogs
Americana;
Size
12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

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trade paperback
Used to indicate any paperback book that is larger than a mass-market paperback and is often more similar in size to a hardcover... [more]
edges
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crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp... [more]
First Edition
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Cloth
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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or... [more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [more]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight. Very strong fluorescent light can cause slight... [more]
fine
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tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
spine
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chipping
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