Military

Display: List / Grid
Show:
Sort By:
ARMOURED FORCES. A History of Armoured Forces & Their Vehicles.
New York:Arco Publishing Company, Inc. (1970). xv+475pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Aside from some minor soiling to page edges, a very good, clean copy.  The dust jacket is in very good, clean condition with some minor wear to edges. 
$25.00
DAS BUCH VOM WESTWALL.
Berlin:O. Elsner. 1940. 125pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding shows some light shelf-wear, concentrated mostly towards the spine, which also shows some soiling. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, though there is some significant age-toning to the page edges throughout and a brief previous owner's inscription on the first free end-paper. Overall, this is a good copy.
$25.00
LAND OHNE GRENZE. Aachen/Luttich/Maasatricht. Historische Sakizze....
164pp. Illus. Hard bound. With dust jacket. Book very good. Jacket frayed and some small tears. TS026.
$10.00
MICAH LEADS HIS MARINES. The Yankee Invasion of Tripoli in the Year 1905
(Dedham MA):(The Transcript Press). (1937). 102 pp. Hardcover. Boards lightly mottled. Spine is lightly faded, but otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of markings.
$25.00
THE GOLDEN GALLEY. THE STORY OF THE SECOND PUNJAB REGIMENT 1761-1947.
Oxford:Oxford University Press. 1956. 330pp. Illustrated with plates and nine folding maps. Hardcover with dust jacket. Privately printed for the 2nd Punjab Regiment's Officer's Association. Jacket is only lightly worn though there is some mild soiling to the covers. Book itself shows only minor shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$75.00
A HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY
New York:E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc. (1937). xv+784pp. Illustrated with 33 maps and 12 plates. Hardcover with remains of dust jacket.  Beige boards lightly soiled and shelf-worn. Internally, the end-pages are age toned but otherwise, a very good, clean copy. No previous owners marks or signatures found. The dust jacket is quite worn with chips and tears to edges and missing the lower half of its spine strip with the lower half of front panel torn off, but still present.
$75.00
BUILDERS FOR BATTLE. How the Pacific Naval Air Bases Were Constructed
New York:E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc. 1946. Stated 1st edition. 415pp. Illustrated with 25 full page drawings by Lili Rethi and 48 pen and ink sketches by Louis H. Ruyl.  Hardcover with dust jacket. The first free end-page has been removed, but otherwise a very good, clean copy with no other marks or signatures. Blue boards have title in gilt on spine and decoration on front cover. The top edge points are bumped and there is a bit of fading to the top edges. The dust jacket, although still in one piece, is quite worn, with many small chips and tears to edges.
$35.00
FIGHTING THE FLYING CIRCUS
With Maps and a Foreward by Laurence La Tourette Driggs.  New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers. [1919]. 371pp. 1st edition. Paste-down illustration on front and rear boards in very good condition; blue spine with orange print lightly soiled; edges lightly shelf-worn with edge points still sharp. The binding is tight and square. Internally, very small previous booksellers book-plate lower inside edge of first free end-page with a previous printed price sticker to the upper right edge of same. A bit of age toning to the front hinge (both hinges still intact), otherwise the pages are clean and bright. A very good, bright copy.
$100.00
FUNDAMENTALS OF GUERILLA WARFARE
With an Introduction by Otto Heilbrun. New York:Frederick A. Praeger. (1965). 324pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is worn at the edges and spine with some light fraying and a few small chips and tears. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$65.00
LECTURES ON F. S. R. II
London:Sifton Praed & Co., Ltd. 1931. 169pp. Illustrated with 22 diagrams. Red boards lightly soiled and shelf-worn. Title in black type on front cover and spine still bright. 2 edge points lightly bumped. Page edges soiled.  Internally, binding is tight and hinges intact. End-pages, front and rear, are age-toned. There is a previous owners name on the front free end-paper in blue pencil or crayon. Otherwise, the pages are clean and bright. Overall, a very good copy. *A series of lectures on the actual practice, in laymen's terms, of the Field Service Regulations.
$75.00
MARTIN NIEMOLLER. 1892-1984
New York: The Free Press. (1984). 1st edition (x)+253pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Aside from light soiling to page edges and some age-toning to end-pages. Both book and dust jacket in very good condition. Included is a letter from (and signed by) Martin Niemoller.
$20.00
SERENADE TO THE BIG BIRD
Lindsay Drummond Limited. (1947). 160pp. Hardcover.  Binding sun-faded along spine and edges. Previous owners inscription to the title page with no other marks found. Paper age-toned. Overall,  a good solid copy.
$45.00
THE ARMIES OF ASIA AND EUROPE: EMBRACING OFFICIAL REPORTS ON THE ARMIES OF JAPAN, CHINA, INDIA, PERSIA, ITALY, RUSSIA, AUSTRIA, GERMANY, FRANCE, AND ENGLAND. Accompanied by letters descriptive of a journey from Japan to the Caucasus
New York:D. Appleton and Company. 1878. 1st edition. ix + 446pp. + 1pp ads. Ex-library, with white numbers on spine, small bookplate on inside front board (stamped discard), and a small inkstamp on the title page. No other markings found.  Heavy foxing through vii, thereafter light and scattered throughout. Page edges soiled.  Blue boards with light soiling and shelfwear as well as an old stain vertically on the front board, as if something dripped down.  Binding is tight and hinges intact.  Overall a  good solid copy. 
$75.00
THE CONGRESS FOUNDS THE NAVY, 1787-1798
Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press. 1959. 229pp. Blue boards sun-faded on spine and around edges, otherwise a very good clean copy. 
$25.00
THE FIRST REGIMENT MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY.
 United States Volunteers in the Spanish American War of 1898. With Regimental Roster, and Muster Rolls and Fifteen Illustrations. Boston:The Colonial Company. 1899. 258pp. Hardcover. Ex-library with small library bookplate on the inside front board and library stamp on title page as well as the library numbers inked on the spine. The individual plates have not been stamped. In very good condition. Speine is lightly faded and soiled. Internally, aside from the library marks already mentioned, a very good, clean copy.
$65.00