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Mr. Theodore Mundstock, Fuks, Ladislav
61 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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62 The Hurricane Story
Gallico, Paul
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1959 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with illustration of two planes on cover, gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates, very small abrasion to fixed endpaper where sticker was removed. 165 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has chips at top and bottom of spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Paul Gallico, with the same magic touch and warmth of feeling of his great best sellers, has now turned out this chronicle of the Hurricane--the tenacious little single-seater plane that stood forth against the Luftwaffe. 013451

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The Watch on the Bridge, Garth, David
63 The Watch on the Bridge
Garth, David
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with red cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 320 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), has very small chips at top spine edge, hint of fading to yellow at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. World War II novel set in February, 1945 when the Germans were in retreat before the advancing British and Americans, falling back on the Rhine. 019365

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The Fugitive, Gascar, Pierre
64 The Fugitive
Gascar, Pierre
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page. Very clean unfaded red cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 319 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (5.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Winner of prix goncourt award for literature in France, the unforgettable opening pages of this novel describe the flight of a hunted man. Having wounded or peerhaps killed a Nazi civilian, a young Frenchman escapes from prison camp into the chaos that was Germany in the last days of the war. 017920

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Billy Mitchell: Founder of Our Air Force and Prophet Without Honor, Gauvreau, Emile and Lester Cohen
65 Billy Mitchell: Founder of Our Air Force and Prophet Without Honor
Gauvreau, Emile and Lester Cohen
New York E. P. Dutton 1942 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded red cloth boards with dark blue lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with endpapers decorated with documents from the United States Congress. Slight shadow to front free endpaper only (light browning). No names, writing or bookplates. Very nice photo portrait of Brigadier General William Mitchell as frontispiece. 306 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027511

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The Century of Song (Volume II) Being A Choice Collection of the Best Vocal and Instrumental Music Including the Favorite Gems of the Day, Geibel, Adam (compiler)
66 The Century of Song (Volume II) Being A Choice Collection of the Best Vocal and Instrumental Music Including the Favorite Gems of the Day
Geibel, Adam (compiler)
Philadelphia / Chicago Century Musical Association 1897 First Hardcover Good No Dust jacket 
First edition, published in 1897. Volume II only. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering, black decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Light soiling (small spots), wear to corner tips and small spots of wear at spine ends. Embellished with Beautiful Phototype Engravings and Portraits. Vocal and instrumental music. Portraits and biographies of musical performers. Large book (size approx. 10" x 12"). 023735

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Miracle of the Rose, Genet, Jean
67 Miracle of the Rose
Genet, Jean
New York Grove Press 1966 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 344 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has very slight wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's second novel set in the State prison of Fontevrault at the height of the German Occupation of France. 8vo. Fiction. 015467

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Obedience to the Moon, Gibbs, A. Hamilton
68 Obedience to the Moon
Gibbs, A. Hamilton
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean rust red cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. Hint of bumping to spine corners, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner first name at top corner of front free endpaper, no other marks. 244 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny chips at top and bottom spine edges, very light soiling, light fading to spine. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A compassionate story of four people caught in a difficult dilemma, set in France nine years after it's liberation at the end of World War II. By the author of "Soundings". 018205

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The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War, Glueck, Sheldon
69 The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War
Glueck, Sheldon
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean light brown cloth boards with red lettering and small decoration on cover, red lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny closed tear to cloth at top spine edge (1/4"). No other wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by Robert H. Jackson, Supreme Court Justice of the United States. 121 pages. Dust jacket is age-toned, not price clipped, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024684

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Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II), Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
70 Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II)
Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
Colorado Springs, CO Western Horseman 1998 0911647309 / 9780911647303 Seventh 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. 191 pgs. 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: Clabber; Driftwood; Easy Jet; Grey Badger II; Jessie James; Jet Deck; Joe Bailey P-4 (Gonzalez); Joe Bailey (Weatherford); King's Pistol; Lena's Bar; Lightning Bar; Lucky Blanton; Midnight; Midnight Jr.; Moon Deck; My Texas Dandy; Oklahoma Star P-6; Oklahoma Star Jr.; Peter McCue; Rocket Bar; Skipper W; Sugar Bars; Traveler. 018281

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Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II, Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
71 Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II
Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1942 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with publisher's F/R device on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean black top-stained page edges. Illustrated with maps. 488 pages with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has two short closed edge tears, tiny pin-head size nick to upper front fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021175

Price: 40.00 USD
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Famous Fighters of the Second World War, Green, William
72 Famous Fighters of the Second World War
Green, William
New York Hanover House 1957 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Red-orange cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with many black and white photos, drawings. Foreword by Group Captain "Johnnie" Johnson, D.S.O., D.F.C. 128 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has closed tear at top front panel spine edge (someone repaired with clear tape), very small chip at upper corner, small piece of clear tape at bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story and details of legendary fighter aircraft, with a wealth of detailed drawings and a unique collection of photographs. 026843

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73 Duty: A Father, His Son, and the Man Who Won the War
Greene, Bob
William Morrow 1985 0-380-97849-0 / 9780380978496 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue boards with beige cloth spine, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. AS NEW. Clean, crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A son returns home to Ohio and learns about the life of his dying father from the man who piloted the Enola Gay. 8vo. World War II. 005943

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74 The Last Heroes: Volume One of Men at War
Griffin, W. E. B.
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1997 0-399-14289-4 / 9780399142895 First Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
342 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ Clean olive green boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No wear to boards. Bright clean dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Originally published under the pseudonym Alex Baldwin. 8vo. World War II. 003750

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75 Svenska Folkets Underbara Oden (Volumes I and II)
Grimberg, Carl
Stockholm P. A. Norstedt & Soners Forlag 1914 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with blind and gold stamped decoration, gold lettering. Very little wear. Hint of fading to spine. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated endpapers. Brief inscription in swedish on back of front endpaper in each book. Sweden. 006838

Price: 30.00 USD
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My Secret Diary, Guareschi, Giovanni
76 My Secret Diary
Guareschi, Giovanni
London Victor Gollancz 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Publisher, Victor Gollancz, First Edition. Book condition Very Good+. Dustjacket condition, Very Good+. Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Slight bumping to corner tips, no fraying, no wear. Fading to 1/8" bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neat, lightly penned previous owner inscription and date on front free endpaper. No other marks. 199 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, quite clean (small spot on front panel), unchipped, with several closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. From 1943 to 1945 Guareschi was an inmate of various Nazi prisoner-of-war camps. Day by day, he kept a diary: these are the highlights and distillations of that diary. 12mo. World War II. 015757

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Hiroshima Diary - The Journal of a Japanese Physician August 6-September 30, 1945, Hachiya, Michihiko, M.D.
77 Hiroshima Diary - The Journal of a Japanese Physician August 6-September 30, 1945
Hachiya, Michihiko, M.D.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina University of North Carolina Press 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, translated and Edited by Warner Wells, M.D. (University of North Carolina School of Medicine). Written by Michihiko Hachiya, Director of the Hiroshima Communications Hospital. In clean unclipped original dust jacket. Black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover,m gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Map-illustrated endpapers. No previous owner markings or bookplates. 238 pages with glossary. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears. Photo of author and his family on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Probably the first intimate book-length eye-witness account of the bombing of Hiroshima and its aftermath. 026097

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78 The Origins and Background of the Second World War
Haines, C. Grove and Ross J. S. Hoffman
Oxford University Press 1943 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
659 pgs. Very clean and tight rust colored cloth book with white lettering and small white map of the world on front. Pages very clean, no names or writing inside. Binding tight and square.World War II. 002427

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79 The Missiles of Zajecar
Hallstead, William F.
Chilton Books 1969 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
155 pgs. Nr Fine Clean red cloth boards with grey lettering on spine. No wear to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Stated First Edition. A fictional story encompassing facts about the Nazi development of surface to air missiles late in World War II. 8vo. Military Adventure. 003488

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84 Charing Cross Road, Hanff, Helene
80 84 Charing Cross Road
Hanff, Helene
Futura 1987 Reprint Soft Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean bright mass market paperback. No chipping or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 220 pgs. Made into a movie starring Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins, this is the charming memoir of correspondence between a London bookseller and a New York woman bibliophile (Helene Hanff) over the years leading up to World War II and beyond. mass Market Paperback. Books about Books. 016918

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