Title: From the Jaws of Victory--Stated 1st ...
Publisher: U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Rare FINE/ NEAR FINE Hardcover in NEAR FINE Dustwrapper. 1971 1st Edition,STATED 1st Printing in GIFT QUALITY CONDITION. Buy only from a dealer who describes the book fully; avoid undisclosed surprises. Near Fine Immaculate,pictorial DW has a tiny repaired tear, the size of a small pea, that is virtually invisible on front top edge.DW is now in complimentary clear Brodart jacket (easily removable, if desired).FINE/ NEAR FINE Book is fresh,completely unmarked,immaculate,making it excellent for gift giving. No remainder marks--no lack lines or red dots on top or bottom edge; no signatures,inscriptions,bookplates,notes;torn,missing dog-eared or soiled pages. Dark blue cloth coverboards,gilt titles,pointed corners & red endpapers are impeccable. The spine is straight with no leaning or cocking. Spine ends are lightly humped from poor shelving (only flaw). Pages are crisp, white,bright and tightly bound. Text block is clean,square and tight."The author elucidates the principles of military defeat through a highly entertaining series of portraits from Crassius to Westmoreland"[from front flap of DW]. Rare to find the collectible True 1st Edition in GIFT QUALITY condition. In stock,ships promptly,wrapped by an experienced,rare book dealer & shipped in special box. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-14486195240
Synopsis: Book by Charles M. Fair
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