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Great American Cavalrymen

By: Army Times Editors

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1964

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 26717

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright 1st edition exlib with all pages and pocket present. 156 p. This account takes the reader from the American Revolution to the last charges and patrols, in the Philippines and northern Italy in WWII. View more info

Image for The Golden Horseshoe  Extracts from the letters of Captain H. L. Herndon of the 21st U.S. Infantry, on duty in the Philippine Islands, and Lieutenant Lawrence Gill, A.D.C. to the Military Governor of Puerto Rico. With a post-script by J. Sherman, Private, Co. D, 21st Infantry.

The Golden Horseshoe Extracts from the letters of Captain H. L. Herndon of the 21st U.S. Infantry, on duty in the Philippine Islands, and Lieutenant Lawrence Gill, A.D.C. to the Military Governor of Puerto Rico. With a post-script by J. Sherman, Private, Co. D, 21st Infantry.

By: Bonsal, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43792

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in illustrated tan cloth with decorative entwined vines, horseshoe and writing pen on cover. Some foxing on pastedowns and endpps, 316 p. text tight and bright. View more info

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Both Sides of The Canvas SIGNED

By: Burgess, Mary Hayden

Price: $28.00

Publisher: IN, Authorhouse: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 36636

ISBN: 1418475734

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback signed by author on title page: "To Susan, Best wishes, Mary Burgess". 256 pg memoir illustrated in b/w tells of the life story of the young daughter of the last American vice governor general of The Philippines who grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan. During WWII she volunteered with the American Red Cross, then after the war, moved to Wyoming to raise a family and take up painting. Her husband died from Alzheimer's disease. "A heartfelt memoir, and paintings that lead you into ethereal Wyoming skies". View more info

Best in Children's Books #31

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Nelson Doubleday, Inc: 1960

Seller Id: 46050

Condition: Very Good


Possible first printing hardcover in pink pebbled paper covered boards quarter bound with same pebbled paper in grey with turquoise titles and illustrations on boards and spine. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp, no names or tears. 160 pp text is tight and clean save for some chocolate? marks in the second story: Tattercoats. Unclipped (and unpriced) illustrated green background Dj lightly rubbed at tips, two small closed tears at head of rear panel, shows some color loss from storage but displays well in new mylar. Contains the following tales by the following authors: 1. Lewis and Clar... View more info

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San Miguel GWAC Regional Cookbook

By: Golden Anchors Womens Club

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Unknown, GAWC: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 37920

Condition: Very Good


Nice 1st edition pictorial paperback has minimal wear and only a few light smudges. Tidy former owners name on head of frt cover. Unpaginated text is tight & bright with no writing, tears or blemishes. Approx 75 pp. A wonderful collection of favorite recipes from the women of the GAWC. Includes Appetizers: Bacon Chestnuts, Baked Deviled Crab, Black Oluve, Lambamsiks, Lavash and Boursin, Mustard Custard, Salmon Dip, Shrimp Mold, Walking Taco, York Dip. Just to name a few. View more info

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Cleared For Takeoff. Forty-Nine Stories from the Pen of a Jungle Pilot SIGNED

By: Griffin, Bob

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NC, JAARS: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37242

ISBN: 1878606212

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant copy inside and out in pictorial paperback covers, negligible wear from storage. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page: "For Jim & Joyce, Blessings, Bob Griffin JAARS '03". Negligible color loss at still sharp tips from storage, 114 pg text as new. Bob has a long record as an outstanding member of Wycliffe Bible Translators' air arm, JAARS. He ferried the first JAARS Helio Courier to Ecuador in 1956, where he initiated the aviation program. He has logged nearly 7,000 hours as a missionary aviator. Bob and his wife Louise have served in Guatemala, Ecuador and the Philippines. View more info

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Later Maybe A Taste of the Tropics SIGNED

By: Gutnick, Beryl

Price: $7.50

Publisher: VA, Lot's Wife Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 32172

ISBN: 096760270X

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover signed by author on title page, just her name, not to anyone in particular. Covers show negligible wear from storage, appears unread. 210 p. From publishers: At age 68, the author accepted a Peace Corps assignment to teacher training in the Philippines. This book conveys the intensity of her reactions to the challenges she faced there. View more info

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Allied Participation in Vietnam, Vietnam Studies

By: Larson, Lieutenant General Stanley Robert; Collins, Brigadier General James Lawton Jr.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, Deptartment of the Army: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43254

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition paperback in yellow mildly surface soiled card covers. 189 pp crisp and unmarked. Includes: The Background 1961-1966, Thailand, The Philippines/ Australia and New Zealand, The Republic of China, The Republic of Korea, Nonmilitary Aid to Vietnam, Appendiz A: Leaflet addressed to the Vietnamese People, Glossary, Index. View more info

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The Fall of The Philippines U.S. Army in World War II The War in the Pacific 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

By: Morton, Louis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, Center of Military History: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30904

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback covers showing a light bump along upper edge of front cover, negligible brushes to tips, slight soil on foot of page block from storage. Internally as new. 626 pages including several fold-out maps in mint condition. First published 1953. United States Army In World War II series. World War II 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition. Part One: Foreword/ Preface/ The Philippine Islands/ U.S. Army Forces, Far East/ The Reinforcement of the Philippines; Prewar Plans, Japanese and American. Part Two: The Isolation of the Philippines and the Japanese Landings/ The First Days... View more info

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The Winged Tiger's World Peace Party Puzzle Book

By: Yeh, Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hawaii, Hawaya, Inc: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32693

ISBN: 0964414910

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover has light color loss to black tips of glossy covers, internally as new. 28 wonderfully busy paintings by Phil Yeh of cities around the world celebrating peace, each with 5 hidden objects inviting readers to join the party. Over Sized book will incurr add'l postage for priority or international destinations. Includes fun, full page seek-and-find images in the following locales: Florence Italy, San Francisco USA, Budapest Hungary, Jamaica, Moscow Russia, Native American Pow-Wow North America, Istanbul Turkey, England, Toronto Canada, Bangkok Thailand, The Great Wall China,... View more info