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The Bridges at Toko-ri
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The Bridges at Toko-ri

By James Michener

First Edition; A Near Fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a signed card laid in; book has some light sunning to the boards and mild foxing to the page ends else fine; dust jacket has some chipping to both spine ends, some signs of shelf wear to edges and corners, and a few small closed tears, not price clipped. Protected in mylar. The Fourth book from this Pulitzer Prize winning author; very scarce in this condition, enhanced with the laid in card.

$425.00

The Caine Mutiny
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The Caine Mutiny

By Herman Wouk

First Illustrated Edition; A very good plus book with no dust jacket. Signed on the 2nd free paper by the author. This copy also includes 2 tipped in (apparently, the paper stock is different) typed letters, one asking Wouk to sign this edition, and one from Wouk accepting. This copy is in very good to near fine condition with only minor general shelf wear, light foxing to the exterior text block and page edges, and some mild soiling to the back board; overall, a very nice copy with a square, tight binding, bright spine lettering, crisp pages, and excellent illustrations done by Lawrence Smith; basis for the excellent movie starring Humphrey Bogart. Ships in a sturdy box.

$115.00

The Caine Mutiny
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The Caine Mutiny

By Herman Wouk

Stated First Edition in the First State Dust Jacket; A near fine book in a very good ORIGINAL dust jacket. SIGNED on a Roland Comstock bookplate affixed to the front paste down (Comstock was a noted book collector with a collection of over 50,000 volumes; his collections have been the subject of a number of publications and auctions). This is an outstanding copy of this Pulitzer Prize winning novel, very scarce in the first edition/first printing with an intact first state jacket, particularly signed. The book itself is in near fine condition with only mild bumping to the spine ends and some mild darkening to the exterior text block, else fine. Housed in the first state dust jacket (with The City Boy blurb on the back panel) that is clean, bright, and intact; moderate rubbing and chipping are present to the spine ends, corners, and flap edges with minimal loss of material, some light age toning is present to the back panel and flaps, and a few creases are apparent again to the flap and panel edges. Please review scans for further explanation. Not price clipped or ex-library. Overall, a lovely copy of this scarce novel, an important entry in World War II fiction and the basis for the film starring Humphrey Bogart. In archival protection and ships in a sturdy box.

$2750.00

The Caine Mutiny
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The Caine Mutiny

By Herman Wouk

Signed Limited Edition; A fine book bound in brown leather with silk endpapers, a sewn in marker, and gold gilt titles and inlays. This copy is in fine, unread condition with no visible flaws; a beautiful book! Ships in a sturdy box.

$100.00

WAR AND REMEMBRANCE
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WAR AND REMEMBRANCE

By Herman Wouk

Stated First Trade Edition with the "T10/78" code on the copyright page; A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. An excellent copy of this sequel to "The Winds of War". This copy is in near fine condition with only light rubbing to the ends and edges, a couple of bumped board corners, and a previous owners signature to the 2nd free paper; housed in a near fine dust jacket that shows very light shelf wear to the edges, and two ghosts of previous stickers on the front flap, one over the intact price, else fine. Not remaindered, not price clipped, not ex-library; in archival protection.

$30.00

The Things They Carried
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The Things They Carried

By Tim O'Brien

First Edition with the complete number line; A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. A crisp, clean, and bright copy of this seminal work of the Vietnam War, now in multiple reprints. This copy is near fine condition with no visible flaws, in a beautiful dust jacket which shows no flaws, save for a previous owner taped the flaps down to the paste downs, else fine; not remaindered, not price clipped, not ex-library. In archival protection.

$55.00

The Master Sniper
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The Master Sniper

By Stephen Hunter

Stated First Edition with the complete number line; a near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A handsome copy of this book, getting rare in collectible condition, particularly signed. This book is in near fine condition with a square tight binding and clean interior pages; book has some light staining on the front board, spotting to the exterior text block, and some sunning to the board edges. Housed in a near fine dust jacket that is clean and bright but does show age toning to the back panel, some rubbing to the spine ends and corners, and one small (1/2") closed tear to the top of the front panel. Not remaindered, not price clipped, not ex-library; in archival protection.

$225.00

Fields of Fire
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Fields of Fire

By James H Webb

First Edition with the complete number line; A very good book in a very good dust jacket. This volume is clean, bright, and tight with only some sunning to the edges of the boards and some minor shelf wear to the spine ends, else near fine to fine. Housed in a very good plus dust jacket that shows only minor rubbing to the spine ends and corners, and some light toning and soiling to the panels, else near fine. Overall, an attractive copy that is not price clipped, not remaindered, and not ex-library; in archival protection.

$35.00