New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1919. 288p, 100 illustrations, bibliography. 32 cm. Bound in three quarter leather and marbled paper covers with gilt fillets; 5 raised bands with titling in gilt; marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. Set by Bertha M. Goudy from types and decorations designed by Frederick W. Goudy and printed in the shop of William E. Rudge; engravings were made by the Beck Engraving Company. Bookplate on front cover pastedown. Corners, edges, joints rubbed. Front free endpaper and following leaf detached. In better than good condition.
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. 54p, illustrations, fold out maps. 18cm. Red cloth, tilting in black. Laid in is a folded map, approximately 31x48cm, entitled The St. Mihiel Salient, Sept. 12-15, '18. Printed at Base Printing Plant, 29th Engineers, U.S. Army 1919," and a postal card showing Verdun before the War. Prior owner's name on the front cover and endpaper; paper browned. Still, in very good condition.
London: Land & Water, . volume 1: illustrated title page, 319p, illustrations; illustrated title page, 315p, illustrations. 30cm. Red cloth with titling in gilt; teg. Not too detracting insecting ocovers also impacting the fore edge of two pages in volume one and the endpapers; occasional foxing in volume two; otherwise contents are clean and the set is in very good condition.
APO 927, Coblenz, Germany: Published by James G. Adams, former 1st Lieut. A.S., U.S.A., September, 1921. 442p, illustrations, ads. 17cm. Faux black leather, title in gilt on the front cover. Prior owner's neat signature on the front free endpaper, which is folded and creased on the the bottom corner. Still, in very god condition.
National Alumni, 1923. A registered 7 volume set. Frontispieces,418p; 449p; 440p; 432p; 440p; 432p; 356p [vocabulary, chronologies, bibliography, index, charts, maps], plates with tissue guards. 24cm. Four different colors for the faux leather bindings, each with gilt front covers and spines, the design of the front cover being a facsimile of the binding for the Treaty of Versailles for that country: red (French), green (Belgian), blue (Italian), brown (Poland), green (Official copy), blue (German); gilt top edges, original card slipcases. Head caps of three volumes with short tears; otherwise in near fine condition.
Washington DC: Pictorial Bureau; Distributed by Sear, Roebuck and CO., 1920. 522p, illustrations. Includes Pershing's final report, and America's Amazing Achievement. 24x29cm. Bound in green cloth with gilt tiling on the front cover beside half cover illustration on paper of a fallen soldier, and a solider firing a rifle in color. Corners bumped, cloth frayed; edges of cloth frayed; wear to the spine ends; short tears in cloth of joints; text block almost cracked after the title page; non detracting stain on the front cover; prior owner's signature on the front cover paste down. In good condition.
Newark, DE: The Press of Kells, 1929. Frontis, , 48p. 24cm. Black cloth back amd patterned paper boards in gilt and black. One in a signed edition of 199 copies. An ex library copy with markings, but little wear, in very good condition.