Nice older hardback. Stated first printing. No jacket. Light wear. Darkened spine. Text is clean, unmarked, tight. (Shelf location: C) All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Tracking included. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Through the Perilous Night: The Astoria's ...
Publication Date: 1944
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Collectible: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description The Macmillan Company, 1944. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. First Edition. Hardcover w/o jacket. EX LIBRARY COPY with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Stated first printing. Discoloration, rubbing, fraying, and wear on boards. Heavy staining and spotting on pages, especially end papers and inside covers. No markings noted in text. Toning and foxing to pages. Musty odor. Tulsa's best used bookstore. Located on South Mingo Road since 1991. No-hassle return policy if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000240443
Book Description Macmillan Company, New York, 1944. Hardcover. First printing. 243pp. Gray cloth with red lettering stamped on spine. Illustrated from black and white photographs, maps. Owner's stamp on front fly, foxing on page fine edges, faint dampstain near bottom edges of boards and spine, still a very good copy lacking the dustwrapper. The author was a sport's reporter in Hawaii during the attack on Pearl Harbor and then becoming a war correspondent. This is the story of his time spent on the Astoria which was sunk in the Battle of Savo Island just off Guadalcanal. A very uncommon title. Bookseller Inventory # 416717