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How to Paint Fish in Watercolor
1 How to Paint Fish in Watercolor
Shanghai People's Publishing House 2012 7532279715 / 9787532279715 Paperback New 
Shanghai People's Publishing House, 2012 Shanghai People's Publishing House, 2012 40 pp with color and B&W illustrations on every page. Text is in Chinese but the instruction in painting fish in watercolor is easily comprehendible through diagrams. Size: 8.5" x11". Large Format Softcover. New.. Paperback. New. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 I Can Understand and Make Myself Understood in Italy (WWII Phrase book)
Rome Arte Della Stampa 1944 Paperback Fair 
Rome: Arte Della Stampa, 1944 Rome: Arte Della Stampa, 1944 Published as a phrase book for the arriving U.S. Troops, with USA and British flags on the front cover and with some very Italian choices of phrasing, eg. "I should very much like to pass an hour with an intelligent and nice girl like you.", "When you know me better you will know that I am a gentleman,." "May I offer you this bunch of lillies-of-the-valley?"and "The loins are the carburator of the soul." Text block is clean and unmarked with some dog-eared pages, covers are rubbed and faded, reinforced at hinges and along spine with tape. Soft Cover. Fair. 4" x 5.5".. Paperback. Fair. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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3 Japanese Phrase Book TM 30-641 Plus Japanese Phrase Card War Department Pamphlet No. 21-32
United States War Department 1944 Paperback Fair 
United States War Department, 1944 United States War Department, 1944 Japanese Phrase Book TM 30-641 Issued February 28, 1944 for occupation soldiers. Aprox 165 pp. Text is intact but dog-eared and with a penciled diary on the first and last blank pages.Orange paper covers are rubbed and dog-eared. English-Japanese Phrase Card ( good plus condition) is stiff paper 5" x 12.5" triple folded. Its phrases seem to relate to the capture of prisoners. Size: 4.25" x 4.75". Soft Cover. Fair.. Paperback. Fair. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Japanese Surrender Flyer 1945
4 Japanese Surrender Flyer 1945
1945 
1945 1945 With B&W photos of MacArthur and Hirohito, the surrender aboard the Missouri and a group of men inspecting a posted similar flyer. A Japanese language flyer announcing the end of WWII,dropped on the island of Guam with instructions on how to safely surrender to Allied Forces Yellowed, chip to lower corner not affecting text. 8.5" x 11".. 
Price: 265.00 USD
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New Mexico Driver's Manuals 3 TITLES 1940
5 New Mexico Driver's Manuals 3 TITLES 1940
Santa Fe, NM Thew New Mexico State Police et Als. 1940 Paperback Very Good 
Santa Fe, NM: Thew New Mexico State Police et Als., 1940 Santa Fe, NM: Thew New Mexico State Police et Als., 1940 Three stapled softcover booklets, two differentt editions, "Make Yourself a Safe Driver: Facts You Need to Know to Get a Motor Vehicle Operator's Licence," one probably late Thirties the other early Forties by which time fourteen-year-olds were no longer able to get a lfull icence but both editions suggest that 'habitual drunkards' would not be allowed.Third title is "Lest We Forget: You May know All the Rules of Driving but this Simple Reminder May Save an Accident - or Your Life," with a publishing date of 1940 under Governor John E. Miles and B&W illustrations of right or wrong driving techniques. Stapled Softcover. Very Good.. Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Douglas Fairbanks The Making of a Screen Character, Cooke, Alistair
6 Cooke, Alistair Douglas Fairbanks The Making of a Screen Character
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1940 Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket 
New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1940 New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1940 36 pp. Alistair Cooke discusses the creation of the public image of Doug Fairbanks shortly after Fairbanks' death in 1939. Contains a life chronology and a list of screen credits. Association copy - from the library of screenwriter Nunnally Johnson (The Grapes of Wrath," "How to Marry a Millionaire.") Text is clean and unmarked, slightly yellowed. Front gutter is cracked but holding. Blue illustrated boards are clean and square with a closed tear at spine and some yellowing. 7 1/2" X 10". Decorative Paper Hardcover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 1/2" X 10".. Hardcover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Our Jungle Road to Tokyo, Eichelberger, Robert L.
7 Eichelberger, Robert L. Our Jungle Road to Tokyo
Nashville, TN Battery Classics 0898391326 / 9780898391329 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Nashville, TN: Battery Classics Nashville, TN: Battery Classics 306 pp with 16 B&W plates.The story of General Robert L. Eicherberger, commander of the US Eightth Army, who was given responsibility for the critical Buna front in 1942. Under his leadership much of new Guinea was retaken and most of the southern Philippines was libertated. With victory assured, General Eicherberger was given command of American and Allied forces in the Japanese Home Islands. His story provides a rare look at the strategy of General macAethur, the problems of inter-Allied and inter-service cooperation and the decision making process of America"s high command in Word War ll. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards with red panels and gold-stamped titles are "near fine, " clean and bright with one bumped corner. DJ is intact except for one short closed tear. In mylar wrapper. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Men of the Sulu Sea, Follett, Helen
8 Follett, Helen Men of the Sulu Sea
Charles Scribner's Sons 1945 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Fair 
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1945 Charles Scribner's Sons, 1945 250 pp with B&W illustrations in text. One of the most dramatic stories of WWll was the recapture of the Phillippines and the setting free of the prisoners in concentration camps. In this Phillippine national guerrillas played an important part - and among the guerrillas were the Moros, the"Men of the Sulu Sea," With two thousand years of piracy behind them, they swung their steel blades again, against the Japanese. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is missing several chips along top edge. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Fair.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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9 Fowler, Gene Goodnight, Sweet Prince
New York P.F. Collier & Son 1944 "Literary Critics" Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1944 New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1944 468 pp Gene Fowler, a longtime friend and drinking companion of Barrymore's, writes an insightful biography and vista of the America and British theater of the early Twentieth Century. Clean, tight, unmarked within, the blue boards with GF initials in red, are scuffed and somewhat faded. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. "Literary Critics" Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket.. "Literary Critics" Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Henri, Capt. Raymond Iwo Jima Springboard to Final Victory
World Publishing 1945 Paperback Good 
World Publishing, 1945 World Publishing, 1945 95 pp with B&W photographyt on every page. Official Marine Corps and Coast Guard photographs of the beachhead landings plus an eye witness account by the author. Text is tight and marked with water stain along lower edge of pages not extending into text. Pictorial paper covers have light soil, Large Format Softcover. Good.. Paperback. Good. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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11 Liang, Chin-tung General Stillwell in China 1942 -1944: The Full Story
St. John's University Press 1972 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
St. John's University Press, 1972 St. John's University Press, 1972 321 pp with 2 plates and one fold-out map. Foreward by Paul Sih. By KMT government official with access to papers of Chiang., blaming General Stillwell, and especially Marshall and the "Communists" in the U.S. State Department for Mao's ultimate victory. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, map has 1" split at fold. Maps on endpapers. DJ ihas a short closed tear top edge else clean and intact. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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12 Naito, Hatsuho; Ichikawa, Mayumi Thunder Gods: The Kamikaze Pilots Tell Their Story
U.S.A. Kodansha Amer Inc 1989 0870119095 / 9780870119095 Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Kodansha Amer Inc, 1989 U.S.A.: Kodansha Amer Inc, 1989 215 pp with 16 B&W plates. Maps on endpapers. " The best account of the kamikaze yet, it illustrates planning, weapon, and organization of the specific suicide unit, and depicts pilots as humans, rater than desperates strapped to bombs." text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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The Secret War in Tibet (Cavaliers of Kham), Peissel, Michael
13 Peissel, Michael The Secret War in Tibet (Cavaliers of Kham)
U.S.A. Little Brown & Co 1972 0316697907 / 9780316697903 First American Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1972 U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1972 285 pp with 12 B&W plates and 4 maps. Published in Great Britain as "The Cavaliers of Kham" Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red paper boards with black quarter-binding are clean and undamaged. Dust jacket is bright, intact, with one small chip missing. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 98.00 USD
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Bloody Shambles 3 Volume Set, Shores, Christopher, Cull, Brian & Izawa, Yasuho
14 Shores, Christopher, Cull, Brian & Izawa, Yasuho Bloody Shambles 3 Volume Set
London, U.S.A. Grub Street 1993 Hardcover New New 
London, U.S.A.: Grub Street, 1993 London, U.S.A.: Grub Street, 1993 Volume One 392 pp with B&W illustrations throughout text. Volume Two 494 pp with B&W illustrations, Volume Three 448 pp with B&W illustrations in text. The beginnings of WWll in the Pacific, from the first Japanese attacks on Malaysia, the fall of the Philippines, the first assault on Burma to the fall of Singapore. Volume 3 448 pp with myriad B&W photos in text. Subtitled "The Allied Air Forces Fight Back in South-East Asia 1942 -1945." Contains a day-by-day account of the war in Southeast Asia from June 1942 to August 1945. Book is new. These three books detail the events and causes of the war as told from both the Allied and Japanese points of view with an appendix list of all personnel and air units, army units and naval units both Allied and Japanese .Texts are clean, tight and unmarked, "new." Rust cloth boards are clean and undamaged. DJ is clean, bright, " new. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Hardcover. New/New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Valour a History of the Gurkhas, Smith, E.D.
15 Smith, E.D. Valour a History of the Gurkhas
The Overlook Press 1997 0879518170 / 9780879518172 Hardcover Fine Fine 
The Overlook Press, 1997 The Overlook Press, 1997 vii, 178 pp with twelve maps and B&W illustrations throughout. A history of the Gurkha tribesmaen from southern Nepal who became some of the most loyal and feared volunteer soldiers in the British Army through the Second World War. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Swinson, Arthur The Battle of Kohima
Stein and Day 1967 First American Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Stein and Day, 1967 Stein and Day, 1967 275 pp with 22 B&W illustrations and six maps. Part of the "Great Battles of the Modern World" series. text is clean, tight and unmarked with a little soiling to text block front edge. Previous owner's library embossed seal ontitle page. Grey paper boards with yellow cloth quarter binding are clean and undamaged. DJ has light rubbing and small (bullett?) hole on the back. First American Edition. Quarter-bound Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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