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Armes insolites du XVIe au XVIIIe siecle

By Reverseau, Jean-Pierre

Paris, France: Musee De L'Armee. F/F. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 2711823814 . Fine in a fine DJ. No names or markings. ; Exhibition catalog. Sept 18 to Dec 31 1990 at the Musee de l'Armee, Hotel National des Invalides. Text in French. Illustrated with color and b&w plates. Great resource. ; French Edition; 8vo; 126 p. .


With The Armies Of France

By Sanger, William Cary, Jr.

New York, NY: The Knickerbocker Press. VG+/No dust jacket As Issued. 1918. Second Edition. Stapled wraps. Very Good plus, mild foxing to rear blank leaves. ; Inscribed by the author on the first page of text, dated June 1919. Nice copy. Second Edition. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 37 p.; Signed by Author .


A Prisoner of the Reds, the Story of a British Officer Captured in Siberia

By McCullagh, Francis

London, England: John Murray. VG/NONE. 1922. Hardcover; Third Printing. VG, minor edge wear only. Clean and tightly bound. ; Presentation copy from the author to Admiral McCully, dated Christmas, 1929. Author was a journalist and war correspondent who covered, among other things, events in Manchuria. Admiral [Newton A. ] McCully also served in Manchuria. The inscription is as follows: To Admiral McCully / from the Author, in memory of / Manchuria, Rio de Janeiro, St. Augustine / Florida / Christmas 1929. Third printing. Red cloth covered boards. Photo frontis of the Tsarina and Tsarevich. McCully was famous for having adopted six (or seven) Russian children during his time of service in Russia. This title is quite uncommon and this particular copy has an interesting association. Third printing (1922). John Murray imprint. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 p. .


The Fighting 69th   A History
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The Fighting 69th A History

By Demeter, Richard

Pasadena, CA: Cranford Press. F/NONE. 2002. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. 096482535x . Fine condition. No names or markings; The 69th New York Regiment was known as the Fighting 69th during the Civil War and beyond. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 382 p. .


Victory in Europe  D-Day to V-E Day
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Victory in Europe D-Day to V-E Day

By Hastings, Max & George Stevens

Boston, MA: Little Brown & Co. F/F. 1985. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0316813346 . Fine in a fine DJ; Inscribed by George Stevens, Jr, (founder of the American Film Institute) to Romain Johnston, an Emmy Award winning television art director, in December, 1985. Also laid In is an AFI note card from George Stevens, Jr. To Romain Johnston noting that this book was a memento of the AFI Salute to Gene Kelly. George Stevens [Sr. ] was an Academy Award winning director. ; 8vo; 192 p. .


The Origins Of The Second World War 1919-1939

By A. J. P. Taylor

London, England: The Folio Society. F/NONE. 2009. Hardcover. Fine in a fine slipcase. No names or markings. ; Black and red decorated cloth with gilt lettering. In Fine red paper cover slipcase. London, England: The Folio Society; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .


Armi E Armature Italiane Fino Al XVIII Secolo

By Aroldi, Aldo Mario

Milan, Italy: Bramante Editrice. NF/NONE. (1961). First Edition. Hardcover. NF, bookplate to front free endpaper in VG+ pictorial slipcase. Quarter green leather over green boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Pa; ge 18 creased at lower front corner, no loss. ; Text in Italian. Color and b&w plates of weapons, helmets, armor, depictations of warriors and armature. One of 1800 copies, this is number 1300. Extensive bilbiography. ; Thick Folio; 547 p. .


The Craft of the Japanese Sword

By Leon and Hiroko Kapp & Yoshindo Yoshihara

Tokyo, Japan: Kodansha International. NF/NF. 1987. Hardcover; Later Printing. 4770012985 . NF in a NF DJ, no names or markings ; Remarkable history and description of Japanese sword manufacture. Includes bibliography. ; 4to; 167 p. .


The British Navy At War

By Dixon, W. MacNeile

Houghton Mifflin Co.. VG-/NONE. 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. VG-, light soil to covers. No names or markings; Blue cloth. Fold out map, Badges of rank and more ; 8vo .


Yankee Fighter - Garden City Publishing Edition The Story of an American in the French Foreign Legion

By Hasey, John F.

Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing. VG/NONE. 1944. Reprint. Hardcover. VG, extremities bumped lightly and lightly rubbed. ; WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the ffep, dated 28 Feb 1945 in Paris. ; 8vo; 293 p.; Signed by Author .


Big E Story of USS Enterprise.

By Stafford, Cdr. Edward.

New York, NY: Random House. VG/VG. 1962. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. VG, bookplate to verso of front free endpaper, blind embossed stamp to half title page, in VG DJ with light edge wear, spine edge of DJ is sun-faded. ; Illustrated endpapers. Important history of the USS Enterprise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .


Last Train Over Rostov Bridge

By Aten, Marion, and Orrmont, Arthur

New York, NY: Julian Messner, Inc.. VG/VG. 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. VG, minor scrape to top corner ffep in VG DJ. Prior owner name and date to half title page. ; Important work documenting actions of Allies in the Russian Revolution of 1917. Map endpapers. ; 8.30 X 5.70 X 1.30 inches .


Mutiny 1917

By Williams, John

London, England: Heinemann. VG/NONE. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Light soil to front cover ; History of the French mutinty of 1917, according to the author "one of the best-kept secrets of World War I". The mutinies came about as frustration over Nivelle's Aisne failed offensive mounted. ; 8vo; 257 p. .


War in the Falklands The Full Story

By Eddy, Paul, Et. Al.

New York, NY: Harper & Row Publishers. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. 0060150823 . VG in a VG DJ; Eddy and Magnus Linklater and others comprised the Sunday Times Insight Team; Stated First US; Black cloth; 8vo; 297 p.; DJ .


Crimson Pilippine Jungle

By Sharpe, Howard Granville

Los Angeles, CA: Wetzel Publishing Co. , Inc.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine; First; Red cloth; 8vo; No DJ .


Basic Tactics

By Tse-Tung, Mao

New York, NY: Frederick A. Praeger. (1966). Hardcover. VG in a VG DJ, minor edge wear only; Taupe cloth; 8vo; DJ .


The New American Navy. Two Volume Set

By Long, John D. Illus. by Reuterdahl, Henry

New York, NY: The Outlook Company. 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+, minor wear only. No names or markings; Very nice copy of this set. Illustrated with drawings by Reuterdahl, photographs; First; Blue cloth / gilt; 8vo; No DJs .


A Stop At Suzanne's and Lower Flights

By Clover, Greayer. Intro. by Samuel Travers Clover

New York, NY: George H. Doran Company. 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. Good, some foxing, more to early and late leaves; INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR'S FATHER, (also the author of the Introduction) to William Rhodes Hervey, Jr. , noted attorney and yachtsman. Story of World War I Flying Ace killed in France in 1918; First; Grey cloth; 8vo; No DJ .


Jane's Fighting Ships 1943-4

By McMurtrie, Francis E. , editor

New York, NY: The Macmillan Company. 1944. Hardcover. Good (about) . Front hinge shaken, covers soiled somewhat; Book is clean and intact, except for cover soil; Blue cloth; Oblong 4to; No DJ .


History of the U. S. S. Leviathan Cruiser and Transport Forces United States Atlantic Fleet

By N/a

Brooklyn Eagle Press. VG+/NONE. N.D.. Hardcover. No marks or names. ; Published circa 1920, errata slip tipped in. Two foldouts. History of this World War I transport with crew and passenger lists; Blue cloth/gilt; 8vo; No DJ .


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