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Day of Infamy, Lord, Walter
121 Day of Infamy
Lord, Walter
New York Henry Holt 1957 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with dark blue cloth spine, silver and gold lettering on spine. Tiny bit of fading to top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers; previous owner name on half-title page. Illustrated with photographs. 243 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), 1/4" chipping at top spine edge, slight wear to bottom spine edge. Photo of author at his desk on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In piecing together this saga of Pearl Harbor, Mr. Lord traveled over 14,000 miles, talked and corresponded with 577 of the people who were there, obtained exclusie interviews with members of the Japanese attacking force. 026322

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Beneath Another Sun, Lothar, Ernst
122 Beneath Another Sun
Lothar, Ernst
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or bookplates. 420 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has very tiny corner chips, short closed edge tears at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Historical novel about a Tyrolian man who has the stamina and courage to become a leader in the anti-Nazi movement after his family, friends and the girl he loves, and even he himself have all been shipped off to Czechoslovaki. 017645

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Great Shooting Stories, Ludlum, Stuart D. (Editor)
123 Great Shooting Stories
Ludlum, Stuart D. (Editor)
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean first edition (stated) in clean original dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers (neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front fixed endpaper). Illustrated by Ted Placek. 303 pages. Attractive dust jacket has light edge wear and short closed edge tears, a few areas of browning at edges, price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Eighteen true, information-packed tales of guns and marksmen, such as "Sniping" by Herbert W. McBride; "Marksmanship in World War II" by W. H. Depperman; "Gerard, the Lion-Slayer" by John Frost. 024078

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124 Accidental Journey: A Cambridge Internee's Memoir of World War II
Lynton, Mark
Woodstock, NY The Overlook Press 1995 0-87951-577-5 / 9780879515775 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean toast brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Remainder mark on bottom page edges. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007644

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125 Accidental Journey: A Cambridge Internee's Memoir of World War II
Lynton, Mark
Woodstock, NY The Overlook Press 1995 0-87951-577-5 / 9780879515775 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean orange/brown boards with darker brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 267 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has not been price clipped, and is enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 007994

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Dr. Benes, Mackenzie, Compton
126 Dr. Benes
Mackenzie, Compton
London George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with 15 plates in color, 66 black and white illustrations in photogravure. 356 pages with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top spine edge (not exceeding 1/4"), 2" closed tear at base of front spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Dr. Benes, who after the temporary triumph of his implacable enemy, Adolf Hitler, resigned in October 1938, went into voluntary exile, but set forth to fight for the restoration of the rights of his nation. 021253

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Force 10 from Navarone, MacLean, Alistair
127 Force 10 from Navarone
MacLean, Alistair
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Co. 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square. Slight hint of surface wear to corners. Clean, crisp, bright red endpapers. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 274 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped and is clean and bright with slight hint of surface wear to top/base of spine and corners. Very minor shallow chipping to top of spine. Black and white photo and short biography of author on rear flap. Jacket design by Norman Weaver. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.Fiction. 014349

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The Battle of Cassino, Majdalany, Fred
128 The Battle of Cassino
Majdalany, Fred
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1957 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean black boards with red cloth spine extending halfway over boards, silver and black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with maps and photographs. 309 pages with bibliography and index. Clean dust jacket designed by John Morris has very slight edge wear, chip at top spine edge, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The Battle of Cassino (World War II) started on the night of January 17, 1944. It ended on June 4, when the Fifth Army entered Rome. The story of this battle involves the massive design of military strategy translated into a limitless pattern of human ordeal. The complex plan, the problems of supply and communications, the chain of command are explained with dazzling clarity. The action takes on an epic grandeur in an almost classic atmosphere of tragedy. 026410

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Joseph in Egypt (two volumes in slipcase), Mann, Thomas
129 Joseph in Egypt (two volumes in slipcase)
Mann, Thomas
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1938 Sixth Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean two-volume set, complete with pristine original slipcase. Volume II still has original glassine wrapper. Black cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Sturdy slipcase is clean, unmarked. 023938

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INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: Stories of the Kindertransport, Mark Jonathan; Oppenheimer, Deborah Harris
130 INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: Stories of the Kindertransport
Mark Jonathan; Oppenheimer, Deborah Harris
New York Mjf Books 2000 1567317146 / 9781567317145 Third printing Hardcover Very Good+ near fine Jacket 
Clean book in unchipped dust jacket. Third printing. Beige boards with brown spine, metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Tiny bump at upper board edge. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Preface by Lord Richard Attenborough, Introduction by David Cesarani. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (27.50 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the British-organized program to save children, most of them Jewish, from the Nazi nightmare. The documentary film on which this book is based won an Academy Award. 023648

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Mark Twain's Letters (Two volumes complete) - Arranged with Comment by Albert Bigelow Paine, Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
131 Mark Twain's Letters (Two volumes complete) - Arranged with Comment by Albert Bigelow Paine
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
New York Harper & Brothers 1917 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Early printing, published November, 1917 stated on copyright page (code M-R on copyright page indicates December, 1917). Two volume set, complete. Black cloth boards have hint of very light dust soiling, no fraying or wear-through. Bindings are tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Volume I has frontispiece photo portrait of Mark Twain and Volume II has frontispiece photo portrait of Mrs. Clemens. 856 pages total with index. 026108

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Overlord: D-Day and the Invasion in Europe, Marrin, Albert
132 Overlord: D-Day and the Invasion in Europe
Marrin, Albert
New York Atheneum 1982 0-689-30931-7 / 9780689309311 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new, Stated First Edition. Very clean green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 177 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 015429

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Airman's War: World War II in the Sky, Marrin, Albert
133 The Airman's War: World War II in the Sky
Marrin, Albert
New York Atheneum 1982 0-689-30907-4 / 9780689309076 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new, Stated First Edition. Very clean rust brown cloth boards with bright stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 213 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 015430

Price: 120.00 USD
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The Nine Days Wonder (The Operation Dynamo), Masefield, John
134 The Nine Days Wonder (The Operation Dynamo)
Masefield, John
New York MacMillan 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (stated "First Printing" on copyright page). Blue cloth boards with faintest hint of soiling, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Endpapers browned from manufacturer's glue, but are clean with no names, writing or bookplates. 60 pgs. + black & white photographs at rear of book. 12mo. World War II. 016703

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Brass Ring - A Sort of Memoir, Mauldin, Bill
135 The Brass Ring - A Sort of Memoir
Mauldin, Bill
New York W. W. Norton 1971 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Bill Mauldin, Illustrator 
First Edition stated on copyright page, in clean unchipped original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 276 pp. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Bill Mauldin. With print of Bill Mauldin drawing on heavy paper laid in. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (7.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears, with large photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019155

Price: 50.00 USD
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136 I Never Saw an Arab Like Him
Maxwell, James
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean yellow cloth boards with dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 207 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Middle East. 010744

Price: 20.00 USD
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D-Day: Minute by Minute, Mayo, Jonathan
137 D-Day: Minute by Minute
Mayo, Jonathan
Marble Arch Press 2014 1476772940 / 9781476772943 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Black boards with gray spine, silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Very slight fading to top board edges. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 304 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of the D-Day landings as seen through the eyes of the people who found themselves placed in often extraordinary situations on that historic day in June 1944 - from military generals to French villagers. 026036

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Man From Abilene - Dwight David Eisenhower: A Story of Leadership, McCann, Kevin
138 Man From Abilene - Dwight David Eisenhower: A Story of Leadership
McCann, Kevin
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with blue title box on spine, silver lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Previous owner name neatly penned on back side of front free endpaper. 252 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has a few short closed edge tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Written by one of his close associates, this biography traces out Eisenhower's essential personality by finding the origins in his Kansas boyhood; his training at West Point; his long years of military service with MacArthur in the Philippines; and his efforts during the early months of WW II to secure a troop command. 025217

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Channing of Concord - A Life of William Ellery Channing II, McGill, Frederick T., Jr.
139 Channing of Concord - A Life of William Ellery Channing II
McGill, Frederick T., Jr.
New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University Press 1967 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author (association copy), in unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige linen cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with golden brown endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: For Dinda Day with affectionate wishes, from her nearest neighbor. - Frederick T. McGill, Jr. - Christmas 1967." 219 pages + "About the Author" page at rear of book. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has very slight corner and edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027370

Price: 50.00 USD
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Black Saturday: The Death of the Royal Oak, McKee, Alexander
140 Black Saturday: The Death of the Royal Oak
McKee, Alexander
New York Henry Holt 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated with Photographs 
Clean black boards with yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; very small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. 211 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has hint of edge wear, a few very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A few weeks after the outbreak of World War II, the British battleship Royal Oak, while lying inside the main base of the Home Fleet, was shaken by four mysterious explosions and within about seven minutes went to the bottom with nearly eight hundred men trapped inside. 8vo. World War II. 013518

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