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Black Jack, the Life and Times of John J. Pershing, Vol. 2, [Volume Two]

By: Vandiver, Frank E.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas A & M University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35478

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 583 pages; Volume 2 only of the 2 volume work. 1st edition, 1st printing. Snugly bound and neat in original pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners with a few tiny closed edge tears and nicks. Superficial shelf bump to for edge of page block. Illustrated with b&w photos on plates. Solid, clean and neat. VG++/VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Art of Warfare In Western Europe During the Middle Ages; From the Eighth Century to 1340

By: Verbruggen, J. F

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Amsterdam & New York, North-Hoilland Publishing Company: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 29388

ISBN: 0720490065

Condition: Very Good


B&W Maps and Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 319 pages; HC in original glossy grass green cloth with title lettering in white. Soundly bound and clean. Just light shelf/handling wear to cloth at edges. Two short pen strokes to cloth front boardand a few tiny dings to surface of rear board. Binding just a little shaken in the spine. Illustrated with 5 b&w plates and a few maps. Solid unmarked copy. VG View more info

Mein Kriegstagebuch; Die Erinnerungen der Mutter des roten Kampffliegers

By: Von Richthofen, Kunigunde

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Ullstein: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21571

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; C in beige cloth with titles and rules stamped in black and red to front cover and spine; iron cross stamped in red to the front cover. 1st edition. Solid clean copy; prior owner's name and 1939 date in red pencil to front endpage. First and last several pages with mild foxing. Spine slightly cocked. Illustrated with B&W historical photographs. Uncommon. VG- View more info

[Field Manual] FM 23-30 (French) Reserve Au Personnel Militaire, Manuel De Campagne: Grenades With "Changes" Inserts C1, C2, C3, C5, C6

By: War Department

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Washington D. C., Us Gpo: 1943

Seller ID: 13516

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages; French language edition of WWII manual on Grenades, dated June 30, 1943. Stamped to cover "ADVANCE COPY," and with changes pamphlets/sheets C1 through C,6 lacking a C4. Change sheet additions are in English. Bright, clean and neat. Presumably prepared for French Resistance forces. Notable for the inclusion of Changes sheets C1 to C6 added between Sept 1942 through May 1943. Scarce in this format. Bright and neat; VG+ View more info

FM 4-20. Coast Artillery Field Manual. Seacoast Artillery. Formations, Inspections, Service and Care of Materiel [Together With] FM 4-20 *C 1 (Changes No. 1)

By: War Department

Price: $12.35

Publisher: Washington D. C., Us Gpo: 1940

Seller ID: 16015

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 71 pages; Manual 4-20 in 1940 printing, together with Cahnges No. 1, a 7 page circular, laid in at front. In publisher issued printed wraps. Saddle stapled binding. Light toning to cover stock, but otherwise very neat. Added "Changes" papmphlet ruffled a little at edges. VG+ View more info

FM 4-10 Coast Artillery Field Manual, Gunnery-1944 [Together With] FM 4-10 *C 1 (Changes No. 1)

By: War Department

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington D. C., Us Gpo: 1940

Seller ID: 16016

Condition: Very Good+


Diagrams, formulae; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 189 pages; Manual 4-10 in 1940 printing, together with Changes No. 1, a 16 page circular, laid in at front. In publisher issued printed wraps. Saddle stapled binding. Light toning to cover stock, but otherwise very neat. Added "Changes" papmphlet ruffled a little at edges. VG+ View more info

Guard Wars; The 28Th Infantry Division in World War II

By: Weaver, Michael E.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38651

ISBN: 0253355214

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Maps; B&W photos; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 384 pages; 1st edition. Signed "Roll on! Michael E W to front free endpage. Snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Trace shelf evidence to jacket edges and surfaces. Feels generally unread. Illustrated with maps & b&w photos. NF/VG+; Signed by Author View more info

When Johnny Comes Marching Home [Signed Association Copy]

By: Wecter, Dixon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1944

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16326

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 588 pages; Inscribed by the author to then very highly regarded American novelist, Joseph Hergesheimer. "For Joseph Hergesheimer/ with the compliments of Marcella du Pont, and the best wisheds of a common friend .... [etc]// Dixon Wecter / December 1944." Bound in orange cloth with title lettering brightly in black to cover and spine. Pictorial dust jacket bright and clean with just light shelf rub at edges. Price clipped front flap. Assumed early reprinting without year of publication on the title page. NF/VG+; Signed by Author View more info

American Nightingale: The Story of Frances Slanger, Forgotten Heroine of Normandy

By: Welch, Bob

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Atria: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1124H581623

ISBN: 0743477588

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 308 pages; 2004 Atria HC/DJ New copy. No remainder mark. A perfect copy in immaculate DJ. Superb; Signed by Author View more info

Gunnery and Explosives for Field Artillery Officers

By: Westervelt, William I.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 13517

Condition: Very Good+


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 101 pages; 1911 US Govt. Printing Office. HC small format in original red cloth with title lettering brightly in gilt to cover. Spine unlettered, as issued. Bright clean copy of this uncommon WWI field manual. Small letter ink stamp to front pastedown "State of Minnesota." Just trivial rub at corners. VG++ View more info

Historic Doubts As to the Execution of Marshal Ney

By: Weston, James A.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Whittaker: 1895

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19497

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages; Stout HC in publisher's burgundy red cloth with decoratice pictorial design to cover and title lettering at spine in gilt. Sound clean copy with slight fray and shallow chipping to cloth at spine ends. Printed on laid paper with numerous portrait illustrations on glossy stock with tissue guards. Expected light toning to paper stock. One or two mild internal splits. Overall a solid and clean copy; uncommon in the original edition. VG- to VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Fiasco at Fredericksburg

By: Whan, Vorin E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Easton Press: 1996

Seller ID: 29025

Condition: Fine


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 159 pages; Tightly bound in full blue leather with hubbed spine; all edges gilt. Decorative pictorial title design to cover and spine brightly in gilt. Feels and appears unread. Illustrated with maps and color frontis. Easton's broadsheet of notes laid in at front along with unused pictorial bookplate. Fine copy; as new. View more info

Eastern Front Combat; The German Soldier in Battle from Stalingrad to Berlin

By: Wijers, Hans (Ed. )

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17203

ISBN: 0811734420

Condition: Near Fine


Stackpole Military History Series; Maps and photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Square sound and clean; no marks. Flat square spine; appears unread. Just trace shelf evidence at edges. NF View more info

The Last Great Frenchman A Life of General De Gaulle

By: Williams, Charles

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13361

ISBN: 0471117110

Condition: Very Good- in Near Fine dust jacket


Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 544 pages; Bright snug and clean in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Once read copy has sacttered tiny pencil tick marks scattered through perhaps 10% of pages. VG-/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Brief Story of the Rainbow Division; History of the 42d - the Rainbow Division

By: Wolf, Walter B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Rand, McNally & Co.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31176

Condition: Very Good-


Photographs & map, folding; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 61 pages; Paperback in title lettered wraps with 3 color rainbow insignia across the front cover. Saddle stapled binding is sound; contents clean. Light/moderate soiling to front cover. A small short tear to the cover stock at the crown of the spine and a short separation of the cover along the spine edge at the tail have been mended with archival paper tape. Mild shelf bump to tail of spine and just light shelf rub to covers at corners. Illustrated with photographs and a large folding map at rear. VG- View more info

Battle for the Solomons

By: Wolfert, Ira

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18348

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 200 pages; In publisher's brick red cloth with title lettering stamped in black to cover and spine. Color pictorial map endsheets. Square, snug and neat; no marks. Cloth at spine just very slightly sunned. Lacking dust jacket but otherwise VG+ View more info

Torpedo 8; The Story of Swede Larsen's Bomber Squadron

By: Wolfert, Ira

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 36143

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Color Pictorial map endsheets; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 127 pages; 1st printing. Snugly bound and clean in original wraparound color pictorial dust jacket with publisher's $2 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Light shelf rubbing to jacket edges with a few superficial nicks. Prior owner name and 1943 date penned to verso of half-title page. Final two pages opened a bit roughly at the front edge. Illustrated with color pictorial map endpages. Nice copy of a book not often seen with the original dust jacket. VG/VG View more info

Little Brown Brother; How the United States Purchased and Pacified the Philippine Islands At the Century's Turn

By: Wolff, Leon

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Garden City, N. Y., Doubleday & Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24149

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages; Stated 1st edition is snug, solid and neat in pictorial dust jacket. Jacket corners and edges lightly shelf worn; minor rub to jacket at spine ends. Mild foxing to top edge. Light pencil markings to one page. Illustrated with B/W photographs. VG++/VG+ View more info

L'Utopie Meurtriere; Un Rescape du Genocide Cambodgien Temoigne

By: Yathay, Pin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Paris, R. Laffont: 1980

Seller ID: 14158

ISBN: 2221004302

Condition: Very Good


B&W Plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 414 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Mild shelf rub to corners and edges of spine. Square sound and clean; no marks. VG+ View more info

The Chronicles of the 28th Infantry Division; Peacekeeping through the Global War on Terrorism, 1996-2008

By: Zapotoczny Jr. , Walter S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Booksurge Publishing: 2009

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38648

ISBN: 143923972X

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 248 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Inscribed and signed on the title page by editor, Zapotoczny. Snugly bound and fresh with just trace shelf/handling wear to cover edges. Illustrated with b&w photos. VG+; Signed by Author View more info