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The Problem of Changing Food Habits: Report of the Committee on Food Habits 1941-1943

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Washington: National Research Council (National Academy of Sciences), 1943. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. Fascinating 1943 study --published out of Washington-- of changing wartime food habits around the world. Solid and VG+ in its original beige wrappers. Octavo, 177 pgs. Former owner stamp at title page, otherwise clean as could be.

$100.00

Britain at War

By T.S. Eliot, Herbert Read, Etc.

New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1941. 1st. Hardcover. Collectible; Very Good. The 1941 1st edition, 10,000 copies issued. VG in its mustard pictorial panels, with light wear along the spine ends and mild soiling --and scuffing-- to the rear panel. Quarto, 97 pgs. Housed in a custom-made full-morocco slipcase, with full-morocco folding chemise.

$65.00

The Papers of Dwight David Eisenhower (Vols. I-XVII)

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. The first 17 volumes (of 21 total) of The Papers of Dwight David Eisenhower. Published between 1971and 1996 and spanning the "War Years" thru the "Middle Way" of his Presidency, these 17 volumes represent his rise as militarty commander in Europe thru his post-War Presidency of Columbia and onto his consolidation of political power and his election and tenure as President. Vols. I-V are 1971 2nd printings and Vols. VI-XVII are all 1st editions. All volumes are uniformly solid and very clean and free of any markings whatsoever. Vols. I-V and XII-XVII are Near Fine, with bright gilt-lettering along the spines. Vols. VI-XI are VG+, with the gilt along the spines having uniformly and evenly faded. A very handsome set, here presented in the first 17 of its 21 octavo volumes complete.

$1250.00