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A Time to Love and A Time to Die, Remarque, Erich Maria
161 A Time to Love and A Time to Die
Remarque, Erich Maria
New York Harcourt Brace 1954 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Translated from the German by Denver Lindley. 378 pages. Dust jacket has a few tiny edge chips, slight wear to flap folds, not price clipped. Nice photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During World War II, a soldier on furlough returns to his city to find it in ruins, and unexpectedly falls in love with a woman. 027076

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162 World's War Events (Two volumes)
Reynolds, Francis J. and Churchill, Allen L.
P. F. Collier & Son 1919 Cloth Bds Very Good No Dustjacket 
383/384 pgs. VG Two volumes complete (I and II). Dark green cloth, gold lettering. Very nice clean books with embossed design on covers and spines. Bindings tight & square. No cracking. Some foxing to title pages. No names or writing inside.World War I. 000238

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Officially Dead - The Story of Commander C. D. Smith, Reynolds, Quentin
163 Officially Dead - The Story of Commander C. D. Smith
Reynolds, Quentin
New York Random House 1945 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with red and gold decorative title box on cover, red and gold lettering on spine. Light soiling to cloth (some faint spots to rear board) no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Title page printed in black and red. 244 pages. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped, has 2-1/2" closed tear at base of front panel, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. World War II story of Commander C. D. Smith--skipper of a Yangtze River steamer; Shanghai Harbor pilot, Captain of the U.S.S. Wake and the prisoner the Japanese couldn't hold. 028346

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164 The Curtain Rises
Reynolds, Quentin
New York Random House 1944 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with clean, unchipped paste-on illustration on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner signature on front free endpaper. 353 pgs. Clean DUSTJACKET has been price clipped, has very small chips at corners and top of spine, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 008256

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Roger the Lodger, Roberts, Elizabeth R.
165 Roger the Lodger
Roberts, Elizabeth R.
New York Greenberg 1947 First Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with cartoon of military man on lower front right corner, black lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 217 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has quite a bit of edge chipping, short closed edge tears, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Hilarious novel about the housing shortage at the end of World War II. 026339

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One Foot On the Ground: A Pilot's Memoirs of Aviators & Aviation, Roxin, Paul
166 One Foot On the Ground: A Pilot's Memoirs of Aviators & Aviation
Roxin, Paul
Rochester, NY ATC Press 2003 0-9663313-0-3 / 9780966331301 Second Edition Soft Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean bright spiral bound book. No creasing, curling, chipping or fading. Pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED and dated by author on title page. 206 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Author was an air traffic communications officer for the Civial Aeronautics Administration (forerunner of the FAA) and a civilian instructor for the War Training Service Program and Civilian Pilot Trianing Program during World War II. 8vo. Aviation. 016229

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Home Front Memo, Sandburg, Carl
167 Home Front Memo
Sandburg, Carl
New York Harcourt Brace & Co. 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with crisp white lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 310 pgs. + many black & white plates at rear of book. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has considerable edge chipping and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 015765

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The Dreyfus Affair - A National Scandal, Schechter, Betty
168 The Dreyfus Affair - A National Scandal
Schechter, Betty
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1965 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean black cloth boards with blue and red decorative rectangles on cover, red lettering on spine. No bumping, tiny spot of wear to one spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 264 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1/4" chipping at base of spine, slight corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Vivid account of the Dreyfus Affair, a traitor in the French High Command during World War II. 018128

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The Comedies of Shakespeare; The Tragedies of Shakespeare;  The Histories and Poems of Shakespeare (Three Volumes Complete in Original box), Shakespeare, William
169 The Comedies of Shakespeare; The Tragedies of Shakespeare; The Histories and Poems of Shakespeare (Three Volumes Complete in Original box)
Shakespeare, William
Chicago Spencer Press, Inc. 1955 Players Illustrated Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Box Jacket 
Very clean rust cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on covers and spines. No bumping or wear. Bindings are tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs. Volume I - 1101 pgs. Volume II - 1266 pgs. Volume III - 1153 pgs. In sturdy original brown box (no cracking to box, very light corner wear to lid, several spots on lid). A beautiful set of books. 005515

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There Shall Be No Night, Sherwood, Robert E.
170 There Shall Be No Night
Sherwood, Robert E.
New York Charles Scribner 1940 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Printing, with "A" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded burgundy cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight with slight lean; hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean, with some browning to endpapers; tiny previous owner name written at top edge of front free endpaper. 178 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap). Chips at top and bottom spine edges, some edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. First edition of an impressive play, the story of Dr. Kaarlo Valkonen, an eminent Finnish scientist, his wife and son, and what befell them in their desperately embattled country leading up to World War II. 027125

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171 Paris Underground
Shiber, Etta
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1943 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black and red lettering and decoration on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 302 pgs. Clean dustjacket has several small faint water spots to spine, small chips at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. The story of an American woman and a woman friend who operated an "underground" through which many British soldiers escaped from France. 8vo. World War II. 005880

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Paris-Underground, Shiber, Etta
172 Paris-Underground
Shiber, Etta
New York Scribners 1943 Early Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
392 pgs. VG+ in VG DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Very clean and tight blue-grey cloth book. P/O bookplate on front fly leaf. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very minor edgewear. The true story of an American woman and a woman friend operating a "underground" in Paris through which many British soldiers escaped from France during German occupation.World War II. 002826

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Berlin Diary, Shirer, William L.
173 Berlin Diary
Shirer, William L.
New York Knopf 1941 Book Club Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
605+ pgs. Very Good in Good DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean blue cloth boards with red title box on spine, red and black lettering. Binding tight and square, pages clean, no names or writing inside. Dustjacket has chipping at top of spine, some browning to spine. Clean solid book in chipped dust jacket with new mylar cover. 003236

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174 The Zebra Derby
Shulman, Max
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1946 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with illustration of man riding zebra (seated backwards). Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean (lightly tanned). Clean endpapers with no names, writing or bookplates. 191 pgs. Clean dustjacket has chipping along top edges, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A humorous account of the post-war world. 8vo. Humor. 014976

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Short Leash, Shurtleff, Bertrand
175 Short Leash
Shurtleff, Bertrand
Indianapolis/New York Bobbs-Merrill 1945 Early Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ("Best Wishes - Bert Shurtleff) on front free endpaper. No other marks. 270 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, two tiny closed edge tears at top of rear panel edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful author-signed copy in excellent original dustjacket. 8vo. Dogs. 013554

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Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions & Mares, Simmons, Diane; Close, Pat
176 Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions & Mares
Simmons, Diane; Close, Pat
Colorado Springs, CO Western Horseman 1998 0911647260 / 9780911647266 Tenth Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with color illustrated cover, measures 8-1/2" x 11, 168 pgs. No creasing or chipping; bindings are tight, pages are clean. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs. Lists pedigrees and halter and performance records, progeny records of legendary Quarter Horses, and a story detailing each horse's life. Horses included in this volume include: Barbra B; Bert; Chicaro Bill; Cowboy P-12; Depth Charge; Doc Bar; Go Man Go; Hard Twist; Hollywood Gold; Joe Hancock; Joe Reed P-3; Joe Reed II; King P-234; King Fritz; Leo; Peppy; Plaudit; Poco Bueno; Poco Tivio; Queenie; Quick M Silver; Shue Fly; Star Duster; Three Bars; Top Deck; Wimpy P-1. 018280

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177 The Greatest Aces
Sims, Edward H.
New York/Evanston Harper & Row 1967 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 294 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A study of the fighter forces of the R.A.F., Luftwaffe and U.S.A.A.F. plus minute by minute recreations of the most thrilling missions of their top aces. 8vo. World War II. 013100

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The Origin of the Earth, Smart, W. M.
178 The Origin of the Earth
Smart, W. M.
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Illustrated with plates and diagrams. 239 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean (very light dust soiling), has several closed tears, not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Mortal man's eyeview of the universe is given by an astronomer of the day. It began in talks to groups of soldiers during World War II and grew, still addressing itself to those who are not astronomers. It distinguishes between scientific knowledge and intuitive knowledge, and makes clear the author's authoritative grasp of the one, and his inability to dismiss the other. 026338

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Wars I Have Seen, Stein, Gertrude
179 Wars I Have Seen
Stein, Gertrude
New York Random House 1945 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with clean unchipped paper label on cover and spine. Slight bumping and light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner names on front free endpaper. 259 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has small orner chips, edge wear at folds, one long closed tear near spine fold (3-1/2"). Sepia photo portrait of Stein on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gertrude Stein's first-hand report of four years of Nazi rule in France, and the joy of liberation in 1944. 018914

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Moon is Down, Steinbeck, John
180 The Moon is Down
Steinbeck, John
New York Viking Press 1942 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, with "First Published in March 1942" on copyright page, no additional printings, and no printer statement on copyright page. Second state, where errant period has been corrected between 'talk' and 'this' on page 112, line 11. Book is very clean with unfaded blue cloth, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with tasteful previous owner bookplate on front pastedown. 188 pages. In second state dust jacket that has been price clipped (tiny piece of dollar sign showing). Illustrated jacket is clean with very slight age-toning, some edge nicks and corner wear, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026971

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