Vol. I: pp. xvi, 1-400. Vol. II: pp. xii, 1-436. Illustrated. Maps. Author's Autographed Edition. Limited, Numbered, and Signed by John J. Pershing, Commander-in Chief, American Expeditionary Forces. Lacking dust jackets and slipcase. Both volumes now protected in new mylar. Very slight mottling to original cloth bindings otherwise clean and attractive. Top edge gilt. Interior of books are very clean, solid, square, and tight, in fine condition. No former owner's names or marks. An attractive autographed set. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: My Experiences in the World War, (Two ...
Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company
Publication Date: 1931
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Frederick A. Stokes Company, NY, 1931. Decorated Cloth. Book Condition: Near VG. First Edition, Limited Edition, Numbered. NEAR VG FIRST EDITION SIGNED LIMITED NUMBERED (#741) AUTHOR'S AUTOGRAPHED EDITION TWO VOLUME TAN WITH GOLD SPINE LABEL AND COVER LABELS DECORATED CLOTH HARDCOVER SET. VOLUME II SIGNED BY GENERAL PERSHING ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. VOLUME II FEATURING TISSUE-GUARDED PORTRAIT OF GENERAL PERSHING. WITH SIXTY-NINE REPRODUCTIONS FROM PHOTOGRAPHS AND NUMBEROUS MAPS WITH ALL ITEMIZED NEAR FRONT OF BOTH VOLUMES. VOLUME I HAS FIRST XXVI CHAPTERS, VOLUME II HAS CHAPTERS XXVII TO XLIX. NEAR FRONT OF EACH VOLUME CHAPTERS ARE ALL LISTED WITH ALL SUBCHAPTERS AND THERE APPEAR TO BE WELL OVER 300 SUBCHAPTERS IN THESE EXHAUSTIVE VOLUMES. VOLUME I 400 PP., VOLUME II 436 PP. INCLUDING DETAILED APPENDICES IN REAR. BOTH VOLUMES EXTERIORS NEAR VG AND VERY TIGHT WITH DISTINCT SPINE AND COVER LETTERING AND LIGHT WEAR DUE TO NORMAL AGING BUT CORNERS ALL SHARP ON BOTH VOLUMES. THE INTERIORS OF BOTH VOLUMES ARE FINE THROUGHOUT AND EXCEPTIONALLY BRIGHT WITH NO MARKS. FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NOT EX LIBRARY. TYPICALLY IN THE $300.00 TO $600.00 RANGE WITH THESE ATTRIBUTES. EXCEEDINGLY SCARCE AND HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER MILITARY HISTORY VOLUMES. Bookseller Inventory # 5000VB