Very Good + No Dust Jacket. Neat former owners name stamps on endpapers and title page margin. VG+, no dust jacket. Very clean in sound binding. Author review the pluses and minuses of many types of military small arms. Illustrated. 417 pages plus ads in rear.
Samworth Book on Firearms, Small Arms Technical Publishing Co., Plantersville, SC, c.1948, 1st. -no prtgs, listed, 8vo., cloth, 417pp. + 7pp. ads. photos., a couple of water blots on front cover, not very disfiguring, VG-$
Very Good + in Good + jacket. "Some observations and experiences of a Sergeant of Ordnance, who served throughout World War II with the United States Army in Egypt, the Philippines and Japan-including Way stations. With comment and opinions on the many different Small-Arms in use by the forces engaged."417 pages, 7 pages of ads. First ad page states March 1948 showing it to be a first edition. VG+ to NF book. No writing. Dust jacket (printed on both sides) has edge wear and a two inch chip at the bottom of the spine. Full refund if not satisfied.
Very Good, No Dust Jacket. 8VO, Hardcover. Hardcover. Very nice green leather boards with decorations in gold front and rear show minor wear. Title in gold on spine between raised bands. All edges are gilt and show light scuffing. Moire endpapers and attached ribbon marker. Text pages are crisp and clean. Always carefully wrapped and shipped in cardboard boxes to protect your purchase.
Poor with no dust jacket. An account of experiences in Egypt, the Philippines and Japan together with comments on the small-arms used by the various forces in the war. A Samworth Book on Firearms. 417pp. Photos. The contents are tight and clean but the cover cloth is a bit rough--head and tail of the spine worn through as are the corners. Spotted cover where the sizing or finish on the cloth has been removed by bugs or moisture (no other water or bug damage). A good usable copy.; 8vo.
Near Fine in Poor jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Contains 417 pp., b&w illustrations; a nice, tight, bright copy in a badly tattered dust jacket with a large chip out of the front panel (dj is in protective mylar cover).
Very Good in Good dust jacket. Tight and clean with solid binding. A touch of shelf wear to dustjacket, slightly rubbed, with a few tears and chips along the edges, neatly reinforced with tape from inside, otherwise an excellent copy that looks Very Good in the new Mylar cover that now protects it. No inscriptions. No remainder mark. Not ex-library.; "Some Observations and Experiences of a Sergeant of Ordinance, Who Served Throughout World War II with the United States Army in Egypt, the Philippines and Japan-including Way Stations. With Comment and Opinions on the many different Small-Arms in use by the Forces Engaged."; A Samworth Book on Firearms; 417 pages.
New. New HARD TO FIND Limited Edition Hardcover bound in Green full leather with raised bands on spine, gilt titles and handsome gilt decorations on boards and spine, moire silk endpapers with a matching silk ribbon placeholder bound in. An Unused, unmarked and unblemished copy. STILL IN PUBLISHER'S SHRINK WRAP.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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