Pale blue cloth over flexible boards, paper label on upper board; folio; contains 175 drawings (2 per page) with handwritten captions and 1-page foreword. Text block detached from binding, and endpapers absent; large chip out of cloth spine; corners a little dog-eared. Sold as is. An interesting "graphic novel" of sorts, scarce first edition, worthy of a repair or rebinding. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 165 Days: A Story of the 25th Division on ...
Publisher: William de Jarnette Rutherfoord / 25th Infantry Division
Publication Date: 1945
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description s.n., s.l., 1945. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Quarto. hardcover Hardcover, 1945. . Original blue cloth. Paper paste on in red and yellow. 175 pages.Drawings and text by an infantryman, describing the mission. This book is about WWII, but the author often refers to the infantrymen as "Dough boys". The book is sturdy, still attractive, but with some small stains on the boards. The inner front hinge has been taped. Pages are clean. Bookseller Inventory # GRP62137394