Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror
|THE BREECH-LOADER IN THE SERVICE
Fuller, Claud E. (SIGNED by Author Claud E. Fuller on Presentation Page)
- 1933- FIRST EDITION- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT a new reprint edition- The Arms Reference Club of America, Topeka, Kansas- Volume I Arca LIMITED EDITION- HARDCOVER, blindstamped titles and decoration in gold on cover and spine, VERY GOOD; light wear. ILLUSTRATED. 'The DEVELOPMENTS of One Hundred and One Years 1816 to 1917; a DESCRIPTION of the BREECH-LOADERS and MAGAZINE ARMS USED in the SERVICE and the DIFFERENT SYSTEMS TESTED by the ORDNANCE BOARDS; The DEVELOPMENT of the INTERCHANGEABLE SYSTEM of MANUFACTURE.' 381 pp with Index. COMPLETE HISTORY and REFERENCE of THE BREECH-LOADER IN THE SERVICE, MILITARY, ARMS, FIREARMS, GUNS, ARTILLERY and AMMUNITION. SIGNED by Author Claud E. Fuller. LIMITED EDITION.
|USS FROST: U-Boat Killer
Kerrigan, Warren J. (SIGNED)
2001- Self-Published- FIRST EDITION- HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD+; light wear including neat owner label on title pg., and bonus photo of 'USS FROST DE-144' taped to front end page. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by WARREN J. KERRIGAN on title page. (Bonus: Newspaper article 'Reunions- USS INCH, DE-146 included). 239 pp. ILLUSTRATED. Contents include: The DESTROYER ESCORT, General HISTORY, CONCEPTION, DEVELOPMENT, DESCRIPTION, EVALUATION, USS FROST, COMMISSIONING, GERMAN NAVAL HISTORY U-BOAT OPERATIONS as related to FROST MAJOR EVENTS, November 1939 through June 1946, and much more. UNCOMMON.
|MY RECOLLECTIONS of the WAR of the REBELLION
Lapham, William B., , Brevet-Major U.S. Volunteers
- 1892- Burleigh and Flynt, Augusta, Maine- FIRST EDITION- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT a reprint edition- This is the ORIGINAL- From a REAL, INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE- BINDING is green cloth HARDCOVER with gold titles on spine; binding and text are generally neat, clean and solid, VERY GOOD+ or better, with NO extraneous writings or bookplates. Just light wear, including neat previous owner pencil inscription: "Presented to Miss Mildred I. Wentworth, by her aunt Mrs. Cynthia Lapham, March 1900." Green floral endpapers. ILLUSTRATED with a B&W PORTRAIT of William B. Lapham at front. 240 pp.
|THE BATTLESHIP INDIANA: And Her Part in the Spanish American War
Taylor, Captain Henry Clay
- 1899- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT an e-book- This is the ORIGINAL; a real book in the original vintage binding- From a REAL, INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE- BINDING is grey cloth HARDCOVER with gold titles on cover and spine; binding and text are generally neat, clean and solid, GOOD, with NO extraneous writings or bookplates. Some light wear. ILLUSTRATED. 145 pp. B&W PHOTOGRAPHS. Illustrated. Illustrations include: THE UNITED STATES BATTLESHIP INDIANA, and more.