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HANDBOOK OF FEDERAL WORLD WAR AGENCIES AND THEIR RECORDS, 1917-1921.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1943

Seller ID: 004308


This handbook is issued in response to a current demand for information concerning the functions and records of agencies of the United States Government that contributed to the participation of the United States in the first World War. 666 pp. including Appendix. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Slight scuffing. Spine ends bumped. Mildly discolored residue from removed library label? Overall covers are Very Good-. Front free endpaper with ex-lib. stamp. Otherwise... View more info

A HILLTOP ON THE MARNE being Letters written June 3 - September 8, 1914

By: Aldrich, Mildred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1915

Edition: Sixth Impression

Seller ID: 002488


Mildred Aldrich (1853-1928) was an American journalist and writer. In 1898 she moved to France and while living in Paris became a close friend of Gertrude Stein. Aldrich worked as a foreign correspondent and newspaper critic until retiring to Huiry, a village on the outskirts of Paris. During the First World War, Aldrich wrote A Hilltop on the Marne, a book based on her journal entries (3rd June - 8th September 1914) and on letters she wrote to Gertrude Stein.The book s... View more info

WAITFUL WATCHING, OR UNCLE SAM AND THE FIGHT IN DAME EUROPA'S SCHOOL

By: Ford, James L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1916

Seller ID: 006669


Four illustrated drawings by Reginald Birch. 56 pp. Tan paper boards with image of "Uncle Sam" on front cover. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, covers are very dirty with smudging and rubbing, spine ends are bent and creased. Small hole on front cover edge. Top page edge browning with some foxing marks. Previous owner's bookplate adhered to front inside cover. Interior pages are lightly browning along edges, otherwise clean. Book in Good condition. View more info

TO AUTHORIZE MOTHERS OF DECEASED WORLD WAR VETERANS BURIED IN EUROPE TO VISIT THE GRAVES. HEARINGS BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON MILITARY AFFAIRS.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 007500


House of Representatives, Sixty-Eighth Congress, First Session. Saturday, May 3, 1924. SUPPLEMENT Containing War Department Study of Proposed Legislation. Pages 27-37. Paper covers with staple binding. Cover corners are creased, edges are creased with some small tears/chips, browning along edges, some dirt smudges. One inch tear to top edge on first page of document, interior pages also browning along edges, corners creased. Document in Good condition. View more info

THE HOUSE OF LOVE

By: Lewys, Georges

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Lavater-Dorette, Inc.: 1935

Seller ID: 005675


Published for The Paris Book Club of New York. This copy is number 362 of 1,000 printed on Olde Quill Deckledge, numbered and appropriately bound. Frontispiece drawing of a nude woman by Steindl from Life. The House of Love was written in the period following the close of the World War. 176 pp. Lavender slip cover in Fair condition with significant rubbing to edges where boards are exposed, tear to bottom, rips along open corners, one inch rip to one side, and sunne... View more info