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A History of the Great War in Two Volumes (Complete Set), BENEDICT, Bertram
1 BENEDICT, Bertram A History of the Great War in Two Volumes (Complete Set)
79759 New York Bureau of National Literature, (Inc.) 1919 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A two-volume set detailing the events and major figures involved in World War I. With numerous sepia-toned photos and lots of maps. --- In full black-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling and decorations. All edges gilt. Volumes lack dust jackets. --- Volume 2 with a separated front cover (but still attached), otherwise both volumes firm and clean. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); ix, 997 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One, CAIN, Charles W. (general editor)
2 CAIN, Charles W. (general editor) Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One
79086 Windsor, Berkshire, England/Garden City, New York Profile Publications Ltd./Doubleday & Company Inc. 1975 0385099827 / 9780385099820 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Revised (4th) edition, 1975. A U.S. edition of the first volume in the Aircraft in Profile series, providing in-depth descriptions of twelve important aircraft models used in World War I and World War II. With dozens of color illustrations and black & white photos. A facsimile edition of the first volume in the series. Publishers' dust jacket sticker apologizes for the lessened quality of the photos. --- In blue paper-covered boards and with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Dust jacket with aircraft images on front and back. --- Remainder spray to lower textblock edge, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Good only jacket with front cover cut-out, light soiling and creasing to edges.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Enormous Room (Modern Library #214.1), CUMMINGS, E. E.
3 CUMMINGS, E. E. The Enormous Room (Modern Library #214.1)
79355 New York The Modern Library [ca1940s] Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
The avant-garde writer's autobiographical novel is based on his experiences as a prisoner in France during World War I. This Modern Library reprint edition with an introduction by the author. --- In Toledano spine 8 w/full pale green cloth covers, gilt titling stamped on green blocks, cover and spine, and grey Kent endpapers. Jacket style i, verso advertises 408 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1962 (though 1949 date appears in book). ML #214.1. --- With student's penciled notes on several pages near the front of the book, and with some yellowing to cloth, else a clean, firm copy. Unclipped jacket with chafing to edges and some yellowing; in removable mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xviii, 332 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Three Soldiers, Dos PASSOS, John
4 Dos PASSOS, John Three Soldiers
80465 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company [c.1960s] Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A quality paperback reprint edition of the author's highly acclaimed first novel, a stark portrayal of the horrors of World War I. The author saw the misery of the war first-hand as an ambulance driver at Verdun and elsewhere. --- In cloth-infused softcovers, made to have a longer life than traditional stiff paper wraps. One of Houghton-Mifflin's Sentry Editions. Likely published c.1960s (though 1949 date appears in the book). --- A clean, bright, firm copy though with a shallow crease to front cover corner.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 433 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Three Soldiers (Modern Library #205.1), Dos PASSOS, John
5 Dos PASSOS, John Three Soldiers (Modern Library #205.1)
80571 New York The Modern Library [c.1953] Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
A Modern Library reprint reprint edition of the author's highly acclaimed first novel, a stark portrayal of the horrors of World War I. The author saw the misery of the war first-hand as an ambulance driver at Verdun and elsewhere. Includes an introduction by the author. --- In Toledano spine 8 / pale green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 365 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1953 (though 1932 date appears in book). ML #205.1. --- A clean, sturdy and unmarked copy but with a hint of yellowing to leaves. Price-clipped dust jacket torn in half at spine; with a large chip at tail of spine, and with other chips and tears but mostly intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; x, 471 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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In the Company of Eagles, GANN, Ernest K.
6 GANN, Ernest K. In the Company of Eagles
78348 New York Simon & Schuster 1966 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Author's novel of WWI aviators in a nice copy. Stated 3rd prtg; in full red cloth covers. --- Interior clean and tight; covers with a little sunning. Lacks the dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The War in Outline, 1914-1918 (Modern Library #16.2, First Edition), HART, Liddell
7 HART, Liddell The War in Outline, 1914-1918 (Modern Library #16.2, First Edition)
79359 New York The Modern Library 1939 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Author's acclaimed summation of World War I in a Modern Library First Edition. Stated 'First Modern Library Edition, 1939' on copyright page. With a brief biographical note about the author, and a preface, presumably by the author. With five maps, including general map of all fronts at endpapers. --- In Toledano spine 7: full brown balloon cloth-covered limp boards, gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine, and with binder's brown topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. ML #16.2. --- Spine titling severely faded, a spot to title page, rubberstamped star on rear endpage and with vertical creases to front and back covers. Leaves have yellowed, but textblock is firm and the pages lack additional markings.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xx, 285 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
8 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79344 New York Crown Publishers 1942 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives in this 1942 hardcover edition. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with faded gilt-stamped spine titling; yellow topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A rather abused copy with tears and soiling to cloth and soiling to textblock edges and some leaves; otherwise a tight, fully readable book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxi, 1072 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
9 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79345 New York Wings Books 1992 0517066602 / 9780517066607 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A 1992 reprint edition of this hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- The leaves have yellowed somewhat, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy but with red remainder dot to lower textblock edge.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvii, 1072 pages 
Price: 37.50 USD
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The Comrade in White, LEATHEM, Rev. W.H.
10 LEATHEM, Rev. W.H. The Comrade in White
80259 New York Fleming H. Revell Company 1916 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Amid the horrors of World War I's trench warfare, many spoke of a man dressed in white who provided solace to the wounded and about-to-be-wounded. With a G. Hillyard Swinstead black and white frontis painting depicting Christ protecting soldiers, as well as an introduction by Hugh Black. --- In tan paper-covered boards backed in brown cloth. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With black splotch on cover, two more on front free endpaper, and a little cover soiling, else a good stable copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; 57 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Hurricane, NORDHOFF, Charles; HALL, James Norman
11 NORDHOFF, Charles; HALL, James Norman The Hurricane
78602 Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1936 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Early printing of the authors' novel, set in the South Pacific. The authors are perhaps best known for their trilogy that includes "Mutiny on the Bounty". --- In full pale blue cloth-covered hardcovers with silver and white titling and decorations on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With considerable sunning to cloth, and prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down; else a firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 257 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The American Heritage History of the 20's & 30's, STILLMAN, Edward (narrative); ANDRIST, Ralph K. (editor in charge), and the Editors of American Heritage
12 STILLMAN, Edward (narrative); ANDRIST, Ralph K. (editor in charge), and the Editors of American Heritage The American Heritage History of the 20's & 30's
78403 New York American Heritage Publishing Co. 1970 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The events of the 1920s and 1930s are detailed here. Photos, art, drawings and paintings sprinkled throughout. Text by Edmund Stillman, pictorial commentary by Nancy Kelly. Editor in Charge: Ralph K. Andrist. --- In maroon cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Volume housed in black paper-covered slipcase, with color image pasted thereon. --- With dusty soiling to the cloth, else a firm, bright copy. Slipcase with minor rubbing, is structurally sound. (Any reference to dust jacket is meant to describe the slipcase.); 4to 11" - 13" tall; 416 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Forty Days of Musa Dagh (Modern Library First Edition, ML Giant #G-31.1), WERFEL, Franz
13 WERFEL, Franz The Forty Days of Musa Dagh (Modern Library First Edition, ML Giant #G-31.1)
80795 New York The Modern Library 1937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Stated First Modern Library Edition, 1937 (confirmed). A Modern Library Giant reprint edition offering the author's novel, which details the 1915 siege of Musa Dagh, or "Moses Mountain" during World War I. This event involved a small band of persecuted Armenian refugees who faced ". . .the entire might of the Turkish army." Translated from the German by Geoffrey Dunlop. With list of characters and glossary of Armenian and Turkish terms at rear of volume. --- Toledano spine G3 / brown blue cloth / silver-stamped titling & decorations / maroon topstain / maps of the region at endpapers / jacket style Gb / verso advertises 246 titles in ML catalog. ML #G-31.1. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with prior owner's dated signature & clumsy erasure to half title page. Fair only dust jacket with full-length veritcal tear, partially detached portion of spine, darkened spine, no shortage of chips and tears but mostly intact and in removable mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); viii, 824 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign, WOLFF, Leon
14 WOLFF, Leon In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign
77172 London The Folio Society 2003 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
First Folio Society edition. Beautifully produced copy of author's examination of the horrific third battle at Ypres and elsewhere during World War I; first published 1959. --- In pictorial, full cloth covers. With numerous photos and maps. Lacks the slipcase. --- A Fine copy: bright, clean and unmarked.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xviii, 298 pages 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Education Before Verdun, ZWEIG, Arnold.
15 ZWEIG, Arnold. Education Before Verdun
76213 New York The Viking Press 1936 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
First U.S. edition. Translated from the German by Eric Sutton. Author's sequel to his 'The Case of Sergeant Grischa' is set at the Verdun front in World War I. --- In black cloth-covered hardcovers w/ gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine. Map of the war zone at endpapers. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy in a very nice dust jacket. DJ w/tears & chafing at extremities, in removable archival mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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