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THE BEST WAR STORIES by Anonymous (editor) (Naomi Mitchison; W. H. Prescott; Sir Walter Raleigh; Robert Southey; Leo Tolstoy; Joseph Conrad; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; Ambrose Bierce; Taffrail; Sea Wrack; Bartimeus; James M. Cain; P. C. Wren; Rudyard Kipling; Geoffrey Household) - First Printing - First Thus - 1990 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

THE BEST WAR STORIES

by Anonymous (editor) (Naomi Mitchison; W. H. Prescott; Sir Walter Raleigh; Robert Southey; Leo Tolstoy; Joseph Conrad; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; Ambrose Bierce; Taffrail; Sea Wrack; Bartimeus; James M. Cain; P. C. Wren; Rudyard Kipling; Geoffrey Household)

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


New York: Mallard Press, 1990. 399 pp. Glossy pictorial boards matching the dustjacket. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. This anthology contains: Black Sparta by Naomi Mitchison; The Battle of Lepanto by W. H. Prescott; The Last Fight of the Revenge by Sir Walter Raleigh; Trafalgar by Robert Southey; Pierre a Prisoner by Leo Tolstoy; The Warrior's Soul by Joseph Conrad; How the Brigadier was Tried by the Devil by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; One of the Missing by Ambrose Bierce; The Tale by Joseph Conrad; The Night Patrol by Taffrail; The Day's Work by Sea Wrack; The Survivor by Bartimeus; The Taking of Montfaucon by James M. Cain; The Coward of the Legion by P. C. Wren; The Gardener by Rudyard Kipling; Tell Those Men to Go Away by Geoffrey Household; Out of the Depths by Sid Gorell; How Sleep the Brave by H. E. Bates; Survivor's Leave by William Venables; Wee Wullie by George MacDonald Fraser; Fear of Death by F. J. Salfeld; The Prisoner's Bike by Fred Urquhart; In Decision by C. S. Forester; Daylight by Thomas Gilchrist; A Richer Dust by Noel Coward; A Bar of Shadow by Laurens van der Post; The Cave by James A. Michener; Retreat by Irwin Shaw; and Oral History by Nadine Gordimer.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.


  • Bookseller: W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 214699
  • Title: THE BEST WAR STORIES
  • Author: Anonymous (editor) (Naomi Mitchison; W. H. Prescott; Sir Walter Raleigh; Robert Southey; Leo Tolstoy; Joseph Conrad; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; Ambrose Bierce; Taffrail; Sea Wrack; Bartimeus; James M. Cain; P. C. Wren; Rudyard Kipling; Geoffrey Household)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Printing - First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:079245247X
  • ISBN 13:9780792452478
  • Publisher: Mallard Press
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1990
  • Keywords: war; military; shooting; killing; politicians; murder; conspiracy; terror; terrorist; invasion;
  • Bookseller catalogs: Historical adventure;
  • Subjects: FICTION / Historical;
  • Size: 8vo

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