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Rare World War II Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

The war that created the Greatest Generation and defined the modern world. World War II never ceases to be one of the greatest sources for writers and readers, and the depths of that conflict have still never been fully plumbed. These pages represent a modest selection of the wealth of materials offered on "The Good War," encompassing the works of Churchill and the varied perspectives from which that war may be analyzed.

The Second World War / Winston S. Churchill [complete in 6 volumes] by Churchill, Winston, Sir (1874-1965)

The Second World War: The Gathering Storm, Their Finest Hour, The Grand Alliance, The Hinge Of Fate, Closing The Ring, Triumph And Tragedy (6 Volumes)By Churchill, Winston SVolume 1 - Fifth Edition - December 1955. The Gathering Storm - 724 pages.Volume 2...

From Lansdowne Books


Royal Air Force Pilot's Flying Log Book by Stedman, Sgt. J. V

July 1938 - November 1940. Approx. 150 pages. Square 8vo. Titled blue cloth over boards. Ruled pages as per contemporary log type. Various official stamps to internals. Manuscript in holograph.  The keeper of this precision crafted log remains excr...

From Heldfond Book Gallery, ABAA-ILAB


Aan De Gaskamer Ontsnapt ! (Escaped from the Gaschamber !) by (Anne Frank connected) R. De Winter-Levy

Rosa De Winter-Levy; Aan de Gaskamer Ontsnapt! The most rare Dutch Anne Frank/ Holocaust related publication. First edition/first print. Text in Dutch. Drawing of concentration-camp on the front-page. Original wraps and pages are tanned. pp x.44. Some dam...

From Dutch Rare Books Sellers


Here Is Your War by Pyle, Ernie

New York, New York: Henry Holt And Company, 1943. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Johnson, Carol . First Edition - Nap (No Additional Printing Stated, Thus First). December, 1943 On The Copyri...

From Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA)


Familiarization Manual for Maintenance of Model B-17F Bombardment Airplane

Seattle. Boeing Aircraft Corporation. 1944. Bound in pictorial black cloth over limp boards, depicting the Boeing logo flanked by two B-17 aircraft in flight to front cover. 8vo. This manual is Boeing Document number D-4142, stamped issue number 8626 wit...

From Heldfond Book Gallery, ABAA-ILAB


The Battle of Leyte Gulf - A Gathering of Original Combat Despatches and Various Original Ephemera From History's Greatest Naval Battle.

16 Radio Telegrams including detailed Action Reports, Tactical Operation Commands, Battle Assessments, Damage Reports, etc. spanning the full duration of The Battle of Leyte Gulf, 24 October - 28 October 1944. Imprinted upon wartime, U.S. Comm...

From Heldfond Book Gallery, ABAA-ILAB


Addresses by Madame CHIANG KAI-SHEK, February 18 1943 by Madame CHIANG KAI-SHEK

Signed by the Illustrator, Rudolph Ruzicka and presented to Mrs. Elkan Harrison Powell the wife of the President of the Encyclopedia Britannica. Signed on the front fly, New York, June 9, 1943: "To Mrs. E.H.Powell, with sincere regard of R. Ruzicka" Add...

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The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck

Haddon Craftsmen Publishers on copyright page no large period on page 112. Book is near Fine,no writing, binding tight and square with sharp points. very clean blue cloth boards with bright silver titles to spine, embossed titles and title block to fron...



War Crimes and Their Motivation: The Socio Psychological Structure of the SS and the Criminalization of a Society by Leo Alexander

1948 War Crimes and Their Motivation: The Socio Psychological Structure of the SS and the Criminalization of a Society - Inscribed by Author. Extremely RARE - only one on the market!Reprinted from the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology of Northwester...

From Ganna LLC


My Four Years in Germany by James W Gerard

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1917. First Edition 1st Printing. Green Cloth. VGood Book/NO Dust Jacket. Photographs. First Printing. Lightly Used, Clean, Spine Gilt Dulled But Clear, Lightly Frayed Along Top Of Spine. Tight, readable, some wear on...

From Greg Crites


Chad Gadjo by Birnbaum, Menachem

Birnbaum, Menachem, Chad Gadjo, Berlin: Welt-Verlag, 1920. One volume, 28.5 cm, frontispiece in Aramaic, title-page in German. Printed at the Spamersche Buchdruckerei, Leipzig. Cover title in Aramaic and German, with a lamb ("lämmchen") stamped between...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB


The Rape Of Nanking: An Undeniable History In Photographs. by James Yin; Shi Young

Innovative Publishing, Chicago Illinois., 1997. Expanded Second Edition.. Hardcover.. As New/Near Fine. 12 1/4 H x 9 1/8 W x 15/16 inch.. THERE IS NO COVID-19 IN MY STORE, WHICH IS DOING ONLINE SALES ONLY. NON SMOKING STORE. My listing includes PHOTO ...



Das Ehrenbuch Des Führers. Der Weg zur Volksgemeinschaft by Heinz Haake, Reichsinspekteur der NSDAP (Herausgeber)

Düsseldorf: Floeder-Verlag, 1934. DeLuxe first edition. Bound in red paneled leather with gilt spine and cover titles in Fraktur, top edge gilting. Published Düsseldorf: Floeder-Verlag, 1934. 4to., 8 1/4" x 11", 319pp., illustrated wit...

From The Wild Muse


Mein Kampf, complete and unabridged, fully annotated. by HITLER, Adolf

1941 Adolf Hitler MEIN KAMPF World War II Nazi Germany Anti-Semitism English ed "The art of reading consists in remembering the essentials and forgetting non-essentials." ― Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" was a 1925 autobiography...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Flight to Arras - Limited edition by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

1942 Reynal and Hitchcock first edition. Numbered copy 341 of 500. Signed by Saint-Exupery and illustrator Bernard Lamotte.Quarter bound in leather over tan boards. Gold topstain with reading ribbon. Decorated endpapers.The book is an account of th...

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