Lot 390: WWII Collection Of (8) VINTAGE Paperbacks On Naval Warfare (3) are 1st Edition 1st Printings

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April 26, 2018, 7:00 PM EST
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COLLECTIBLE WWII Collection Of (8) VINTAGE Paperbacks On Naval Warfare (3) are 1st Edition 1st Printings. Lot’s Starting Bid is $20 Or less than $3 per book.

1) "U-Boats At War" by Harald Busch. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1965 Ballantine "Bal-Hi" Books 1st THUS Edition, 1st Printing w/ "First "Bal Hi" Edition—August, 1965" on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE 1st THUS Edition 1st Printing paperback copy.

Internally tight & unmarked, pages lightly toning but not brittle. Binding Exterior; spine reading crease/light cover creases/light wear to edges/book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

2) "To The Mariannas" by Edwin Hoyt. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1983 Avon Books 1st Edition, 1st Printing w/ numbers 1-10 on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible 1st edition 1st printing VINTAGE paperback copy.

"The true WWII story of the US return to the central Pacific."

Illustrated with photos. Internally tight & unmarked, pages light age toned but not brittle. Binding Exterior; general exterior handling wear/edge wear/spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

3) "The Coast Watchers" by Commander Eric Feldt. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1979 Bantam Books 1st Edition, 1st printing w/ "Bantam Edition March 1979" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE 1st Edition 1st Printing paperback copy.

"History of the incredible coast watching network behind Japanese lines in WWII."

Illustrated with drawings & maps, including a color fold-out by Ed Valigursky at front. Internally tight & unmarked, pages lightly toning but not brittle. Binding Exterior; light general handling wear/spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

4) "Infamy" by John Toland. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1983 Berkley Books 1st Edition, 11th Printing w/ numbers 11-17 on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE paperback copy.

"Did FDR know the Pearl Harbor Attack date & cover it up?"

Illustrated with photos. Internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; light handling wear/spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. 5) "PT 109" by Robert Donovan. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1963 Crest Books 1st Edition, 2nd Printing, stated on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE paperback copy.

"The true story of the PT 109 with JFK commanding in WWII."

MOVIE TIE-IN edition rear cover. Light damp staining thru page 76 to upper right corner; not obscuring text, o/w internally tight & unmarked, pages, lightly toned but not brittle. Binding Exterior; general handling wear/light edge wear/starting lower spine corner/light spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

6) "War Under The Waves" by Fred Warshofsky. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1962 Pyramid Books 1st Edition, Stated 2nd Printing, on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE paperback copy.

"The submarine in war beginning with the American Revolution."

Internally tight & unmarked, pages, lightly toned but not brittle. Binding Exterior; light handling wear/light edge wear/faint spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

7) "The Thousand Mile War" by Brian Garfield. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1971 Ballantine Books 1st Edition, Stated 3rd Printing, on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE paperback copy.

"The little known but extremely bloody campaign in the Aleutian Islands in WWII."

Internally tight & unmarked, pages, lightly toned but not brittle. Binding Exterior; light handling wear/light edge wear/faint spine reading crease; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

8) "Sink The Bismarck" by C. S. Forester. VINTAGE PAPERBACK 1959 Bantam Books 1st Edition, Stated 2nd Printing, on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible VINTAGE paperback copy.

"The search for & sinking of Hitler's mighty battleship "Bismarck" in WWII."

Illustrated with maps. Previous owner's initials inside front cover, o/w internally tight & unmarked, pages, lightly toned but not brittle. Binding Exterior; general handling wear/edge wear/spine reading crease/covers starting; no book slant. NO REMAINDER MARKS; NOT X-LIBRARY.

All books are Good or Better Condition with #1, #5 & #8 being the most worn. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE.

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Condition Report: Good Condition
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