Korean War Titles, Including “The Hunters” by James Salter (1st Ed., 1956)

Hunters.Author Name: SALTER, James.

 

Title: Hunters.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Harper & Brothers, 1956

The author’s first book. First edition. Boards are slightly bowed, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear) dust jacket.; 244 pages

Price = 350.00 USD

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ADDITIONAL FEATURED TITLES ON THE KOREAN WAR

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1 CLARK, Eugene Franklin. Secrets of Inchon: The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission of the Korean War.
NY Putnam 2002 039914871X / 9780399148712 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
First printing. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 CLARK, Roger W. Ride the White Tiger.
Boston Little, Brown 1959 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
With illustrations by Kim (the author’s adopted son). Third printing. INSCRIBED by the author and SIGNED by the illustrator. Edges are lightly foxed, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket that has a few wrinkles on the front panel.
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 FEHRENBACH, T. R. Crossroads in Korea: The Historic Siege of Chipyong-ni.
NY Macmillan 1966 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. First printing. Fine in a very near fine (one tiny nick near the base of the spine) dust jacket. A bright, clean, well preserved copy.
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 GROTH, John. Studio: Asia.
Cleveland World Publishing Company 1952 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. First edition. Spine and edges a bit soiled, else near fine in a very good (darkened along spine and edges, minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 HANLEY, Charles J., CHOE, Sang-Hun and MENDOZA, Martha. Bridge at No Gun Ri: A Hidden Nightmare from the Korean War.
NY Henry Holt 2001 0805066586 / 9780805066586 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. First printing. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 HARRIS, A. M. Tall Man.
NY Farrar, Straus and Cudahy 1958 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
No statement of printing. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 HINSHAW, Arned L. Heartbreak Ridge: Korea, 1951
NY: Praeger, 1989 0275932176 / 9780275932176 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. Fine in a near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 ROBERTSON, William Glenn. Counterattack on the Naktong, 1950 (Leavenworth Papers, No. 13).
Fort Leavenworth Combat Studies Institute 1985 Paperback Near Fine
22 (mostly fold-out) maps. First edition (paperback). Near fine in white, printed wraps.
Price: 15.00 USD
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Welcum Hinges by Bernard Robb; Illustrated by Woodi Ishmael (1st Ed., 1942)

 

Welcum Hinges.Author Name: ROBB, Bernard.

Title: Welcum Hinges.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1942
Illustrator: Illustrated by Woodi Ishmael

Foreword by Alexander William Armour. Introduction by Thomas Lomax Hunter. First edition. Previous owner’s name on half-title page, else very good in a very good dust jacket. ; 216 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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Requiem for a Nun by William Faulkner (1st Ed., 1951)

 

Requiem for a Nun.Author Name: FAULKNER, William.

Title: Requiem for a Nun.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Random House, 1951

First edition (not stated), first state with gray top edge. Previous owner’s book-plate on front paste-down, uniform age toning to page edges, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear, faded along the spine) first state ($3.00 price and M. McKnight Kauffer misspelling on front flap) dust jacket. ; 286 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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Harlem Renaissance Featured Titles

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View Image 1 (Chauncey Spencer) GREENE, J. Lee. Time’s Unfading Garden: Anne Spencer’s Life and Poetry.
Baton Rouge Louisiana State University Press 1977 0807102946 / 9780807102947 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
An uncommon study of the Harlem Renaissance poet’s life and work. First edition. INSCRIBED by the subject’s son, Chauncey Spencer, himself a notable pioneer in African American aviation. Near fine in a near fine (trace shelf wear and age toning) dust jacket.
Price: 650.00 USD
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2 BASCOM, Lionel C. (editor). Renaissance in Harlem: Lost Voices of an American Community.
NY: Bard (Avon Books), 1999 0380976641 / 9780380976645 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
Including unpublished essays by Dorothy West and Ralph Ellison. First printing. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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View Image 3 HUGHES, Langston. Laughing to Keep from Crying.
NY: Henry Holt, 1952 B000UZB5YA Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
A collection of stories. First edition. Very good in a very good (age darkened, minor edge wear) dust jacket.; 206 pages
Price: 175.00 USD
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Langston Hughes Collection of Stories – 1st Edition, 1952

Laughing to Keep from Crying.Author Name: HUGHES, Langston.Title: Laughing to Keep from Crying.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Henry Holt, 1952

A collection of stories. First edition. Very good in a very good (age darkened, minor edge wear) dust jacket.; 206 pages

Price = 175.00 USD

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“Will I Have a Friend?” (1967 1st Printing) By Miriam Cohen; Illustrated by Lillian Hoban

 

Will I Have a Friend?Author Name: COHEN, Miriam.

Title: Will I Have a Friend?

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Macmillan, 1967

Illustrator: Illustrated by Lillian Hoban

First printing. Near fine in a very good (tiny chip along the spine, trace shelf wear and age toning) dust jacket.

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Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank (1st British Edition)

 

Alas, Babylon.Author Name: FRANK, Pat.

Title: Alas, Babylon.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: London: Constable and Company, 1959

First British edition. Very good in a very good (minor edge wear and age toning, one small chip at the base of the front panel) dust jacket. ; 254 pages

Price = 300.00 USD

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New Titles (11/30/09)

Horses in the Green Valley.
SMITH, Vian.
Otto of the Silver Hand.
PYLE, Howard.
Diary of Florence in Flood.
TAYLOR, Kathrine Kressmann.
Breaking into the Current: Boatwomen of the Grand Canyon.
TEAL, Louise.
Francis Bacon: Discovery and the Art of Discourse.
JARDINE, Lisa.
Central Park: A History and a Guide.
REED, Henry Hope and DUCKWORTH, Sophia.
Conscience of a Radical.
NEARING, Scott.
Trapped by the Tide and Other Stories.
CUMBERLEGE, Vera.
Lengua y Literatura en la Epoca de los Descubrimientos: Actas del Coloquio Internacional, Wurzburg 1992.
BERCHEM, Theodor and LAITENBERGER, Hugo (editors).
Bibliografia Regionu Bialostockiego: Bibliography of the Bialystok Region (Poland) in the Years (1963-1967): Volume II.
MUZEUM W BIALYMSTOKU.
Werner Pfeiffer (Censor, Villain, Provocateur, Experimenter): Book-Objects & Artist Books.
PFEIFFER, Werner.
Music from Behind the Moon: An Epitome.
CABELL, James Branch.
Trolls.
LIDBERG, Rolf (illustrator).
Peter and the Wolf.
(Sergei Prokofiev) LEMIEUX, Michele (retold and illustrated by).
Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe: Based on the Original Book by C. S. Lewis.
(C. S. Lewis) HUMPHRIES, Tudor (illustrator).
Pyrghoi of Mytilene.
SKOPELITIS, Stelios.
Using Your Brain – for a Change.
BANDLER, Richard.
Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick.
DICK, Philip K.
Frogs Into Princes: Reuro Linguistic Programming.
BANDLER, Richard and GRINDER, John.
Edwardian Holiday.
GOODALL, John S.
Velvet Doublet (abridged edition).
STREET, James.
Iron Mistress (abridged edition).
WELLMAN, Paul I.
From Symbolism to Structuralism: Levi-Strauss in a Literary Tradition.
BOON, James A.
Constitutionalism and Resistance in the Sixteenth Century: Three Treatises by Hotman, Beza, & Mornay.
FRANKLIN, Julian H. (translator and editor).
Poetry of Asia: Five Millenniums of Verse from Thirty-three Languages.
BOSLEY, Keith (editor).
British Chemical Industry: Its Rise and Development.
MORGAN, Sir Gilbert T. and PRATT, David Doig.
Start to Ride.
HECK, Holger and GREINER, Volker.
Hunter Comes Home.
TURNER, Ann.
Danube (A Journey Through the Landscape, History, and Culture of Central Europe).
MAGRIS, Claudio.
Image.
DE BERG, Jean.
Poems for Youth.
DICKINSON, Emily.
Further Poems of Emily Dickinson: Withheld from Publication By Her Sister Lavinia.
DICKINSON, Emily.
Cafe on the Nile.
BULL, Bartle.
Swallowing Clouds.
ZEE, A.
Thomas Boyd: Lost Author of the “Lost Generation.”
BRUCE, Brian.
Scarlet City.
HAASSE, Hella S.
Fields of David Smith.
SMITH, Candida, et al.
Secret Games: Collaborative Works with Children, 1969-1999.
EWALD, Wendy.
From the Land of the Totem Poles: The Northwest Coast Indian Art Collection at the American Museum of Natural History.
JONAITIS, Aldona.
Creative Illustration.
LOOMIS, Andrew.
White Women.
NEWTON, Helmut.
Jacques Pepin’s The Art of Cooking (two volumes).
PEPIN, Jacques.
Winterthur: Expanded and Updated.
CANTOR, Jay E.
Renoma… Maurice: Modographe.
RENOMA, Maurice.
Language Culture Type: International Type Design in the Age of Unicode.
BERRY, John D. (editor).
Greatest Fight of Our Generation: Louis vs. Schmeling.
ERENBERG, Lewis A.
Calculating Credibility: How Leaders Assess Military Threats.
PRESS, Daryl G.
Collected Poems.
HILL, Geoffrey.
We Love Glenda So Much and Other Tales.
CORTAZAR, Julio.
Unfortunate Woman: A Journey.
BRAUTIGAN, Richard.
Road Back to Nature: Regaining the Paradise Lost.
FUKUOKA, Masanobu.
Poems: A New Edition.
YEATS, W. B.
Long Feud: Selected Poems.
UNTERMEYER, Louis.
Pretense of Glory: The Life of General Nathaniel P. Banks.
HOLLANDSWORTH, Jr., James G.
Descent into Darkness: The Destruction of the Roman Catholic Church in Russia, 1917-1923.
ZATKO, James J.
Beliefs, Attitudes and Values: A Theory of Organization and Change.
ROKEACH, Milton.
Races and People.
BOYD, William C. and ASIMOV, Isaac.
Penguin Book of Hebrew Verse.
CARMI, T. (editor and translator).
War of Succession in Spain, 1700-15.
KAMEN, Henry.
Bid Us God Speed: The History of the Edwards Church, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1833 / 1983.
WILBUR, Ruth E. and C. Keith.
Living with Early Oak: Seventeenth-Century English Furniture Then and Now.
FISKE, John and FREEMAN, Lisa.
Labor in Massachusetts: Selected Essays.
FONES-WOLF, Kenneth and KAUFMAN, Martin (editors).
Vergil: Epic and Anthropology.
KNIGHT, W. F. Jackson.
Will I Have a Friend?
COHEN, Miriam.
New Item
Young Witches & Warlocks.
ASIMOV, Isaac, et al (editors).
Welcum Hinges.
ROBB, Bernard.
New Item
For Veronica Wedgwood These: Studies in Seventeenth-Century History.
OLLARD, Richard and TUDOR-CRAIG, Pamela (editors).
Bloody White Baron: The Extraordinary Story of the Russian Nobleman Who Became the Last Khan of Mongolia.
PALMER, James.
Lives of Animals.
COETZEE, J. M., et al.
Wisdom of the World: The Human Experience of the Universe in Western Thought.
BRAGUE, Remi.
Talking with Poets.
THOMAS, Harry (editor).
Love, the Word, and Mercury: A Reading of John Gower’s Confessio Amantis.
GALLACHER, Patrick J.
Cult of the Right Hand.
TERRANOVA, Elaine.
Boy Scouts in the Rockies or The Secret of the Hidden Silver Mine.
CARTER, Herbert.
Few Green Leaves.
PYM, Barbara.
Selected Writings of Nichiren.
NICHIREN.
Little Alphabet.
HYMAN, Trina Schart.
Henry VII: The First Tudor King.
SIMONS, Eric N.
Advanced Harness Handicapping.
CHAPLIN, Steve.
Fiction Factory or From Pulp Row to Quality Street: The Story of 100 Years of Publishing at Street & Smith.
REYNOLDS, Quentin.
Prayer and Renewal.
VALENTINE, Sister Mary Hester (editor).
Finlandia: The Story of Sibelius.
ARNOLD, Elliott.
Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner’s Daughter.
LYNN, Loretta with VECSEY, George.
Psychoanalysis Never Lets Go.
ROUSTANG, Francois.
Poets’ Jesus: Representations at the End of a Millennium.
ROSENTHAL, Peggy.
Story of French.
NADEAU, Jean-Benoit and BARLOW, Julie.
Shakespeare Diaries: A Fictional Autobiography.
WEARING, J. P.
Official Fulton Fish Market Cookbook.
BECK, Bruce.
Tales from Thailand.
TOTH, Marian Davies (as told to).
Taste of Puerto Rico: Traditional and New Dishes from the Puerto Rican Community.
ORTIZ, Yvonne.
Occupation and Pay in Great Britain, 1906-60.
ROUTH, Guy.
Political Organization of Unyamwezi.
ABRAHAMS, R. G.
Court of Burgandy.
CARTELLIERI, Otto.
Time of the Dial.
WASSERSTROM, William (editor).
First Across the Continent: The Story of the Exploring Expedition of Lewis & Clark.
BROOKS, Noah.
Romance of Two Worlds.
CORELLI, Marie.
Onslaught 1: “The Awakening.”
MARVEL COMICS.
Wool, Cloth, and Gold: The Struggle for Bullion in Anglo-Burgandian Trade, 1340-1478.
MUNRO, John H.
Things That Talk: Object Lessons from Art and Science.
DASTON, Lorraine (editor).
City: Suggestions for Investigation of Human Behavior in the Urban Environment.
PARK, Robert E. and BURGESS, Ernest W.

“Two Too Many” by Nora S. Unwin (Signed, 1963)

 

Two Too Many.Author Name: UNWIN, Nora S.

Title: Two Too Many.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: David McKay Company, 1963

Illustrated by the author. Third printing. SIGNED by the author. Very good in a very good (short closed edge tear in lower corner of front panel, some age toning on rear panel, lower corner of front flap is clipped) dust jacket.

Price = 100.00 USD

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“Rumble of a Distant Drum: A True Story of the African Hinterland” INSCRIBED by Mary L. Jobe Akeley (1946)

 

Rumble of a Distant Drum:  A True Story of the African Hinterland.Author Name: AKELEY, Mary L. Jobe.

Title: Rumble of a Distant Drum: A True Story of the African Hinterland.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1946
Illustrator: Illustrated by Arthur August Jansson

First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Very good in a very good (moderate edge wear), price clipped dust jacket. ; 364 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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