Publisher:Leo Cooper in Association with Secker & Warburg, London, 1984
Leo Cooper in Association with Secker & Warburg, 1984, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Timothy Jaques
VI, 7-186 pages, last two pages blank. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white drawings, some part page some full page, by Timothy Jaques. Yellow coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the backstrip edge and to the top right-hand corner of the front panel. There is a crease, production fault, to the top half of the front book panel. Light browning of the text block edges and internal text. Previous owner has placed their name to the top left-hand corner of the front paste-downs and to the top right-hand corner of page 7 colour Illustrated dustwrapper, by Timothy Jarques, with a red background and white and black titles to the front panel and yellow and white titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of the author (as a young military officer) to the rear dustwrapper panel. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges. The reminiscences of the author who served during World War II as both a commissioned officer and a private soldier. It is not about the war in a military sense, but more about the people with whom he had served. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Timothy Jaques. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Biography -- Military; Military History -- World War II; ISBN: 0436506017. ISBN/EAN: 9780436506017. Inventory No: 0108636.