First edition, 1962. A nice copy of Hempstone's fourth book, difficult to find in non-ex library shape. This copy is near fine with some light tanning, in a very good plus dustjacket with some edgewear. In mylar. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Rebels, Mercenaries, and Dividends : The ...
Publication Date: 1962
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1962. Hardcover. Book Condition: Clean X-lib Copy. No Jacket. 250 pp. (AFRICA). Bookseller Inventory # 003398
Book Description Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1962. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Brown cloth. 250 pages; b & w maps. Author's inscription is in green ink, signed with first name only. Top and bottom edges of spine strip are slightly softened. The front edge of the back board has a shallow, 1/8 in. dent. Pages are lightly tanned. An erasure under two lines on one page has left the area a little roughened. The free endpapers are darkened, the back pastedown is less so, and the front pastedown is a little so. DJ: 8 closed tears, 1/8 in. to 3/8 in.; a 1/4 in. chip; several small, rubbed spots; darkened areas are on the flaps' folds, the back panel, and some of the reverse side. Photos e-mailed upon request. Inscribed (to a Name) & Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 007259
Book Description Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1962. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. , 250p. Red hardcover binding with gold lettering on spine. Includes graphic dust jacket. Includes 3 maps of The Congo, Katanga, and Elisabethville. Dust jacket faded and discoloured along spine with scuffing to front and back as well as some small tears along edges. Very minor bumping and wear to binding at extremes of spine and corners of boards. Pages clean. Text unmarked. Very good condition. Contents: Introduction; M'Siri's Ghost; Modern Katanga; A Scandal of Riches; Dramatis Personae; Political Jockeying; Chaos and Succession; Murder, Diplomacy, and Imprisonment; The Phony War; The December War; Kitona and Its Aftermath; Epilogue: Myth and Reality. Bookseller Inventory # 114178
Book Description Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1962. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. introduction by author. The text is illustrated with three maps. Dark red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles. Illustrated dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. An American journalist delves into the political mess that was "The Congo Crisis" when the colonial power of Belgium left. Softening of the back strip edges with a little rubbing of the book corners. Light browning of the text block edges and there are a few stains to the lower edge. Only very light age toning of the pages. Previous owner's ex libris stamp to the top right hand corner of the free front endpaper Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges with the top edge having a few small tears - with associated creasing. Quite noticeable rubbing of the front panel, fading of the back strip and a little yellowing of the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , 3 - 250 pages, Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Congo; 1960s; History. Inventory No: 0120648. Bookseller Inventory # 0120648
Book Description Frederick A. Praeger, 1962. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. A near fine copy, in a very good dust jacket, of the first edition. The plum cloth binding is clean, retaining strong gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. Everything is square and tight with minimal wear. This copy has been inscribed by the parents of the author, to whom this volume is dedicated. Otherwise the contents are clean and bright with no ownership inscriptions or any other markings of any kind. The dust jacket is unclipped ($4.95), and is essentially intact, with only moderate edgewear. It is now protected in a removable mylar cover. Please see the associated images. All the images for our listings are of the actual book you are purchasing. We do NOT use stock images. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # NT002538
Book Description Praeger, 1962. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition; First Printing. Tight, clean and crisp. A touch of light shelf wear to dustjacket with sunning to spine and minor tears along the edges, otherwise an excellent copy now protected in a new Mylar cover. No inscriptions. No remainder mark. Not price clipped. Not ex-library. ; Books That Matter; 8.30 X 5.70 X 1.10 inches; 250 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 21776
Book Description Praeger, 1962. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-119-GB-24860B2
Book Description Praeger , New York, 1962. orig. cloth. Textual maps. (illustrator). 22x14cm Contents: M'Siri's Ghost; Modern Katanga; A Scandal of Riches; Dramatis Personae; Political Jockeying; Chaos and Secession; Murder, Diplomacy & Imprisonment; The Phony War; The December War; Kitona & Its Aftermath; Epilogue: Myth & Reality. Minor rubbing. VG. In a rubbed and torn dustwrapper., dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 017061