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The Diary of a Nation; The War and How We Got Into It

By Martin, Edward S.

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1917. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 407 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Light wear to the binding. The book is sound with secure inner hinges. Early owner's February 14, 1919 inscription from Haddonfield, N.J. on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text.

$8.00

The Bells

By Douglass, John Jordan

Charlotte, North Carolina: Presbyterian Standard Publishing Company, 1919. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. Lieut. John R. Mallard. 12mo. 104 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth with a white and pink label on the front cover. The binding shows light to moderate rubbing and wear. A collection poetry by a North Carolina author. Douglass (1875-1940) was born in Cumnock, Lee County, NC. He was a Baptist preacher.

$9.00

The North Carolina Historical Review; Volume 1, Number 1. January, 1924

By Anon.

Raleigh, N.C.: North Carolina Historical Commission, 1924. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 92 pages. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. An ex-library copy with an ink stamp at the bottom of the front cover and some brief markings on the title page. The binding shows light to moderate wear with a crease at the top corner of the front cover. Text is generally clean. One of the sections pertains to the Diary of Colonel Joseph Hyde Pratt, Commanding the 105th Engineers, A.E.F., during WWI.

$12.50

First Book in French

By Maloubier, Eugene F.; [and] Justin H. Moore

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1915. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 363 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. The bidning is sunned on the top and fore edge of the front cover as well as a bit on the spine. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is toned. Illustrated with a map frontis and several photographs. Published during World War One.

$15.00

Activities of the Bureau of Yards and Docks, Navy Department. World War 1917-1918

By Daniels, Josephus

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1921. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 522 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in original olive green buckram. The binding is worn and bumped, and the spine is tanned to brown with darkened lettering. Corners bumped. Inner hinges reinforced with japanese tissue. Illustrated with photos and plans, some of which are folding. Opening statement by Josephus Daniels as Secretary of the Navy.

$75.00

Munition Lasses, Six Months as Principal Overlooker in Danger Buildings

By Foxwell, A. K.

London, New York and Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, 1917. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. 156 pages. Hardcover bound in pale bluish-green cloth. The binding is worn, and the headcap of the spine has a large half-inch chip touching the top of the title. Spine is sunned, and the binding is a little shaken. The inner hinges are secure, and the text is toned. A reading copy only. Illustrated with a black and white photographic frontis and four pages (the front and back of two leaves) of photos towards the rear of the book. A scarce book of women munitions workers in England during World War One.

$20.00

Salient Points Two Cameos of the Western Front Ypres Sector 1914-18
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Salient Points Two Cameos of the Western Front Ypres Sector 1914-18

By Spagnoly, Tony; [and] Ted Smith

South Yorkshire, UK: Leo Cooper / Pen & Sword Books, Ltd., 1998. Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 137 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in orange and green wrappers. A nice, clean copy. Contains several maps and black and white photos.

$7.50

Holt's Pocket Battlefield Guide to Ypres and Passchendaele: 1st Ypres; 2nd Ypres (Gas Attack); 3rd Ypres (Passchendaele): 1st Ypres; 2nd Ypres (Gas and Mrs Holt's Pocket Battlefield Guides)
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Holt's Pocket Battlefield Guide to Ypres and Passchendaele: 1st Ypres; 2nd Ypres (Gas Attack); 3rd Ypres (Passchendaele): 1st Ypres; 2nd Ypres (Gas and Mrs Holt's Pocket Battlefield Guides)

By Holt, Tonie; Valmai Holt

South Yorkshire, UK: Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 2006. Soft cover. Near Fine. 16mo. 112 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in with and blue wrappers. A nice, clean copy. Illustrated throughout/

$8.50

The New Europe:

By Toynbee, Arnold.

London, Toronto, and New York: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1916. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo. 85 pages. Hardcover with a white dust jacket. Top inch of the jacket spine is missing. The book is sound and clean within.

$19.35

A "Temporary Gentleman" in France. Home Letters from an Officer at the Front

By Dawson, Captain A. J.

New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1918. First American Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Bruce Bairnsfather. 12mo. 263 pages. Hardcover bound in red cloth with a color pictorial label on the front cover. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text. A nice copy.

$35.00

Army Boys in the Big Drive; or Smashing Forward to Victory

By Randall, Homer

Cleveland and New York: The World Syndicate Publishing Co., 1919. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 216 pages. Hardcover with gold/pictorial dust jacket now in mylar. Spine and corners are lightly bumped. Jacket has small chips and tears on edges. Hinges sound, nice copy.

$10.00

A Service of Love in War Time, American Friends Relief Work in Europe, 1917-1919

By Jones, Rufus M.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1920. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 284 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Moderate rubbing to the binding. The inner hinges are secure. Outside edges of the text block are quite foxed; the text is generally clean. This is Volume V of the Pennsbury Series.

$45.00

With Our Soldiers in France

By Eddy, Sherwood

New York: Association Press, 1917. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Poor. 1m2o. 197 pages. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. Book spine and jacket are damped. The jacket is quite rubbed and worn. The covers on the book are very slightly bowed at the edges, but the book is actually sound with secure inner hinges and has clean text.

$6.00

Gallipoli

By Yilmaz, Saman and Yilmaz, Teoman

Canakkale, Turkey: Emek Ofset, 1989. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 32 pages. Soft cover bound in silver wrappers. Binding is lightly bumped along edges. Hinges are tight and sound. Prior owners' name and emboss on flyleaf. A guidebook to the Gallipoli monuments.

$10.00

Songs from a Watch-Tower.

By McCartney, Richard Hayes.

Chicago and New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1919. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 151 pages. Hardback bound in tan cloth. Binding worn but sound; some spotting along the spine and on the covers. Early owner's inscription on the front flyleaf; otherwise clean within. A collection of WWI poems and songs (no music scored) of a religious and patriotic nature.

$15.00

The Story of British V. A. D. Work in the Great War

By Bowser, Thekla

London: Andrew Melrose Ltd., 1917. Second Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 300 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth with spine titles in gilt. Light to moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The corners are a little bumped. The inner hinges are secure, and the text is clean, although toned. The Contents page has a brief chip at the bottom margin, not affecting the text. There is NO copyright notice in this book; the 1917 date is from the Preface. This is, however, an early printing and not a modern reprint.

$75.00

Our Navy at War

By Josephus Daniels

Washington, D.C.: Pictorial Bureau, 1922. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 374 pages. Hardcover bound in slate blue cloth. The binding shows rubbing and wear, and the front cover has light pale spotting. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is clean. Daniels, a North Carolina native, businessman and journalist, was also the Secretary of the Navy under Woodrow Wilson in WWI.

$23.50

Women and War Work

By Fraser, Helen

New York: G. Arnold Shaw, 1918. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. 308, ix pages. Hardcover bound in dark grey cloth. The binding is rubbed and worn but sound with secure inner hinges. Endpapers, title page and prelims quite foxed. A sound copy. Illustrated.

$11.50

Naval Power in the War (1914-1918)

By Gill, C. C.

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1919. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 302 pages includes appendix. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Spine is bumped and stained. Hinges are sound and text is clean. Bookplate inside front cover. Dedication by the author. Map tipped in at title page. Illustrated with maps, diagrams and photos.

$10.00