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Dracula

by Stoker, Bram

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first edition thus
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$100.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. 851 in this important series, it reprints ASE No. L-25 published earlier in the series in 1944, a classic horror story and source of several films, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II… Read more
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The Return of Tarzan

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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first edition thus
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$375.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. O-22 in this important series, a title more difficult to find than the Armed Services Editions issue of Tarzan of the Apes, No. M-16 in the series, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War… Read more
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The Diamond As Big As The Ritz And Other Stories

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott

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first edition
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$200.00

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first edition. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1946), first edition, wrappers. Softcover. No. 1043 in this important series, a paperback original, introduction by Louis Untermeyer, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI, an elusive Fitzgerald "A" item, it includes the title story, plus Babylon Revisited,… Read more
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To Have and Have Not

by Hemingway, Ernest

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first edition thus
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$60.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. 667 in this important series, a novel and source of the Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall film, Hanneman A14e, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Very good.
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A Sense of Humus

by Damon, Bertha

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first edition thus
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$30.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-126 in this important series, an account of her "battle" with soil in New Hampshire, with a note about the author at the end, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI.… Read more
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Frankenstein (Or, the Modern Prometheus)

by Shelley, Mary W

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first edition thus
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$275.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1946), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. 909 in this important series, a classic in horror literature and film source, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Very good plus.
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The Late George Apley

by Marquand, John P

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first edition thus
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$20.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-146 in this important series, "a novel in the form of a memoir," a Pulitzer Prize winner, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Very good.
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The Dunwich Horror and Other Weird Tales

by Lovecraft, H. P

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first edition
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$300.00

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first edition. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition, wrappers. Softcover. No. 730 in this important series, a paperback original, introduction by August Derleth, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI, this is among the most desired of all the ASEs. Very good.
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Cartoons for Fighters

by Brandt, Sgt. Frank (editor)

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first edition thus
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$20.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. 740 in this important series, "laughs from G. I. publications," more than 350 cartoons and gags, it also includes drawings by Walt Disney and Milt Caniff, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II… Read more
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Dracula

by Stoker, Bram

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first edition thus
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$225.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. L-25 in this important series, a horror classic and source for several films, first issue, reprinted later in the series as ASE No. 851, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI.… Read more
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$225.00
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Science Yearbook of 1943

by Ratcliff, John D. (editor)

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first edition thus
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$30.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-131 in this important series, reports on medical research, aviation, natural history, and agriculture, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Clean, bright, very good plus.
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Avalanche

by Boyle, Kay

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first edition thus
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$65.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. I-241 in this important series, "a novel of love and espionage," with a note about the author at the end, this was required reading for bomber pilots before they flew into action so that they would have some understanding of the political situation in… Read more
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Windswept

by Chase, Mary Ellen

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-142 in this important series, a novel set in Maine, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Very good plus.
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Seven Essays

by Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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first edition
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$25.00

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first edition. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition, wrappers. Softcover. A paperback original, No. E-122 in this important series, the essays are on history, self-reliance, compensation, love, friendship, heroism, and experience, with a note about the author at the end, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War… Read more
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Little Caesar

by Burnett, W. R

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first edition thus
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$125.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. G-191 in this important series, a novel and source for the film that starred Edward G. Robinson, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI, very scarce. Very good plus.
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Double Indemnity And Two Other Short Novels

by Cain, James M

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. 766 in this important series, it also includes Career in C Major and The Embezzler, with a note about the author at the end, this is one of the most highly prized titles in the Armed Services Editions series, issued by the Council on… Read more
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Ordeal By Hunger

by Stewart, George R., Jr

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$45.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-134 in this important series, the story of the Donner Party, issued with maps, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI, scarce. Very good.
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A Rose For Emily And Other Stories

by Faulkner, William

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first edition
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$300.00

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first edition. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1945), first edition, wrappers. Softcover. No. 825 in this important series, a paperback original for which there was no hardcover, stories selected and with an foreword by Saxe Cummins, one of the most difficult of the Faulkner "A" items, Petersen A22, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit… Read more
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King's Row

by Bellamann, Henry

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first edition thus
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$50.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. E-150 in this important series, a novel and source for the film, condensed, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI, scarce. Solid very good.
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The Border Trumpet

by Haycox, Ernest

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first edition thus
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$20.00

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first edition thus. NY, Armed Services Editions, n.d. (1944), first edition thus, wrappers. Softcover. No. F-164 in this important series, a Western, issued by the Council on Books in Wartime, designed to fit the pocket of a World War II American GI. Spine dull, else very good plus.
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