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Tuskegee's Heroes, Cooper, Charlie and Ann
41 Tuskegee's Heroes
Cooper, Charlie and Ann
New York Crestline 2015 0785832475 / 9780785832478 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Roy LaGrone, Illustrator 
Clean book and color illustrated dust jacket. Clean bright glossy color illustrated boards have no fading or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gray endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Feauturing the beautiful aviation art of Roy LaGrone in full color, as well as historic black and white photographs. 156 pages with bibliography. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lavishly illustrated with the paintings of the late Roy E. La Grone - an artist and proud member of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II - Tuskegee's Heroes is the courageous story of segregated fliers and support personnel who served so valiantly during World War II in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and throughout war-torn Europe. 026316

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Middle East Diary, Coward, Noel
42 Middle East Diary
Coward, Noel
Garden City, NY Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1944 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 155 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), a few tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025318

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43 Your Life in the Atom World
Craige, Captain John Houston
Stamford, CT Stamford House (A Pony Book) 1946 First Paperback Very Good 
160 pgs. VG Clean paperback (a little light rubbing to cover). Light wear at spine bottom & edges. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Pages are clean, but there is some underlining of text.Atomic Age. 003769

Price: 10.00 USD
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Dom Pedro of Brazil, Criss, Mildred
44 Dom Pedro of Brazil
Criss, Mildred
New York Dodd Mead 1945 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Victor J. Dowling, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold crown on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers (decorated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 308 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears, very tiny chip at top of spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book, written for high school age readers and up, is a well researched dramatic biography of Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil. 013166

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The Tennessee (Two volume set complete, in dust jackets), Davidson, Donald
45 The Tennessee (Two volume set complete, in dust jackets)
Davidson, Donald
New York Rinehart & Company 1946 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Theresa Sherrer Davidson, Illustrator 
Two volume set, complete, from the "Rivers of America" series. Each volume is in its original dust jacket. Both are illustrated by Theresa Sherrer Davidson. VOLUME I: The Tennessee - The Old River - Frontier to Secession. Has clean turquoise cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. First edition, with publisher's "R" in a circle on copyright page. Clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Two page map of the river. All pages and edges are clean. 342 pages with index. Illustrated dust jacket is clean, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap; small surface rub at right edge of front panel, very slight edge wear and slight fading to background of spine. VOLUME II: The Tennessee - The New River: Civil War to TVA. Has clean lime green cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean. 377 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap; has very slight fading to spine, tiny chips to corners. BOTH dust jackets now enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar covers. 026468

Price: 125.00 USD
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Lives to Give, de Gramont, Sanche
46 Lives to Give
de Gramont, Sanche
New York G. P. Putnam's 1971 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names,writing or marks. 320 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), has a few very tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel set against the background of the German occupation of France during World War II. A Tense, exciting story which ranges over the years as well as across the terrain of occupied and "Free" France. 020342

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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain, Deighton, Len
47 Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain
Deighton, Len
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1978 0394427572 / 9780394427577 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue boards with navy blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Slightest hint of fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. With an Introduction by A.J. P. Taylor. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 261 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, hint of wear at upper spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Few episodes in modern history have so captured the imagination as the battle for the skies over Britain in the summer of 1940. Spitfires and Messerschmitts...the valiant, out-numbered RAF, the implacable Luftwaffe...the heroic speeches of Winston Churchill. The real nature of this crucial struggle was infitinitely more complicated -- and more fascinating -- as shown in the pages of this book. 025156

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Western Trout Fly Tying Manual (Western Trout Fly Tying Manual II), Dennis, Jack
48 Western Trout Fly Tying Manual (Western Trout Fly Tying Manual II)
Dennis, Jack
Snake River Book Company 1991 0937556009 / 9780937556009 First Paperback Very Good+ Mike Stidham, Illustrator 
Clean large softcover book illustrated with many beautiful drawings, detailed photographs. Slightest hint of edge wear. No folding, chipping or creasing. Pages and edges are clean and bright, color photo illustrated covers are clean. No names, writing or marks. 320 pages. 025389

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Dog of War, Downey, Fairfax
49 Dog of War
Downey, Fairfax
New York Dodd Mead 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Paul Brown, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 153 pgs. with illustrations by Paul Brown. Clean unfaded dustjacket has small price clip at top corner of front inside flap, shallow edge chipping at top and bottom spine edge, slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a gaunt brown dog who became the skilled, intelligent service dog of the "D" Battery in World War II. 8vo. Dogs. 016639

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War Horse, Downey, Fairfax
50 War Horse
Downey, Fairfax
New York Dodd Mead 1944 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Fifth printing of the First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean golden brown cloth boards with dark brown horse head illustration on cover by Paul Brown. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful drawings by Paul Brown. 236 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear with a few short closed edge tears, slight fading to red background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022738

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Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime, Dunning, John
51 Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime
Dunning, John
New York Scribners 2001 0-7432-0195-7 / 9780743201957 First Hardbound Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
478 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean blue boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. Binding tight & square, pages bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price-clipped, is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 003248

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Lilibet: An Intimate Portrait of Elizabeth II, Erickson, Carolly
52 Lilibet: An Intimate Portrait of Elizabeth II
Erickson, Carolly
New York St. Martin's Press 2004 0-312-28734-8 / 9780312287344 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean cream white cloth boards with light blue metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black & white and color photographs. 373 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 015908

Price: 12.00 USD
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Conspiracy of Silence, Eton, Peter an James Leasor
53 Conspiracy of Silence
Eton, Peter an James Leasor
London Angus & Robertson 1960 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 239 pp. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, light rubbing, light soiling to rear white panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The fabulous story of World War II's two greatest hidden treasures. 020089

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The Roosevelt MacArthur Conflict, Eyre, James K. Jr.
54 The Roosevelt MacArthur Conflict
Eyre, James K. Jr.
Chambersburg, PA The Craft Press, Inc. 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED and dated by author. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers with no names, writing or marks. Signed by author: "James K. Eyre, Jr. - Nov. 15, 1951" on title page. No other marks. 234 pgs. Review of the book enclosed (University of Michigan Quarterly Review). Clean dustjacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, long closed tear at front flap fold, corner price clip at top of front inside flap. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Written during the Korean War, this book reveals the history-making conflict between MacArthur and President Franklin Roosevelt during the early days of World War II to Roosevelt's death in 1945. 8vo. History. 016263

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The Silver Lady, Facos, James
55 The Silver Lady
Facos, James
New York Atheneum 1972 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean bright yellow boards with blue cloth spine, silver and gold lettering on spine; gold author initials on cover. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright, clean red-orange endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 280 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, very slight age-toning. Nice author photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. James Facos evokes the tension, the triumph and the tragedy of an American bomber crew in England during the height of the war over Germany in 1944. 027096

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Jonathan's Doorstep, Fernald, Helen Clark
56 Jonathan's Doorstep
Fernald, Helen Clark
New York/Toronto Longmans, Green & Co. 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Nedda Walker, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Clean blue cloth boards with small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Very faint sunning at lower spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 280 pgs. Illustrations by Nedda Walker. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1" deep by 1/2" wide chip at base of spine, very shallow chipping at top spine edge, tiny corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Novel about life during World War II in an historic New England house. 8vo. Fiction. 015631

Price: 50.00 USD
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Reporting America at War An Oral History, Ferrari, Michelle
57 Reporting America at War An Oral History
Ferrari, Michelle
Hyperion Books 2003 1401300723 / 9781401300722 First Hardcover Near Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line. Very clean beige boards with brown spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks 256 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Great war reporters from World War II to the present, including Edward R. Murrow, Walter Cronkite, David Halberstam, Peter Arnett, Morley Safer, Chistiane Amanpour, and more. 018221

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The Measure of Her Powers: An M. F. K. Fisher Reader, Fisher, M. F. K.
58 The Measure of Her Powers: An M. F. K. Fisher Reader
Fisher, M. F. K.
Washington DC Counterpoint 1999 1582430314 / 9781582430317 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing, with full number line, in clean dust jacket. Clean blue boards with gold M.F.K. initials on lower front right corner, blue cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean blue endpapers. Previous owner inscription on half-title page. Edited by Dominique Gioia; with an Introduciton by Ruth Reichl. 411 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's tales of travel, childhood memories, recipes massacred and perfected, meditations on World War II, and thoughts on cataract surgery--the range of stories in this book is delightful and original. Captivating for those who have never read Fisher's work, and easily appreciated by her many fans. 025853

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Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary, Fromm, Bella
59 Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary
Fromm, Bella
New York Harper & Brothers 1942 Third Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Third Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with dark blue lettering small red decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. With an Introduction by Frederick T. Birchall. 332 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has tin ychip to one corner tip, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For years Bella Fromm was one of the most prominent members of Berlin's social and diplomatic life. She knew all the important people in Germany, and kept a secret diary of their doings, intrigues, and conversations. This diary was dynamite, so she sent it abroad by diplomatic pouch, and recovered it when she escaped from Germany. Here it is. No other book gives such an intimate and graphic account of personalities, or such a detailed picture of the decadence and creeping terror which marked the transition of German society from a democratic regime to the new dark age of Hitlerism. 026223

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Mr. Theodore Mundstock, Fuks, Ladislav
60 Mr. Theodore Mundstock
Fuks, Ladislav
New York The Orion Press 1968 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition, First Printing (stated First Printing on copyright page), with publisher's review slip laid in. Translated from the Czech by Iris Urwin. Clean unfaded charcoal gray cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 214 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story set in Prague, 1942: the Germans occupy the country and the Jews await the dreaded summons to concentration camps. Among them is Mr. Theodore Mundstock, an ordinary man trying to prepare for an extaordinary fate. He resolves to prepare. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Fiction. 017129

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