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1 Diehl, Charles Sanford. THE STAFF CORRESPONDENT. How the News of the World is Collected and Dispatched By a Body of Trained Press Writers. The Beginning and Growth of the World-Wide Associated Press News Service.
San Antonio, Texas The Clegg Co. 1931 First, Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Inscribed By the Author
Number 126 of 500 copies of the first edition, this one inscribed to a relative, Mrs. H. H. Chandler, of Diehl's father-in-law (Henry B. Chandler, one of the owners of the Chicago Times). Includes the author's account of the Chicago Fire and its aftermath. Diehl was also "detailed to take up the work of the correspondent who died with Custer." He went on to cover the campaigns of Terry, Crook and others, as well as the Spanish-American War. Illustrated with black and white photo reproductions, including frontis. of author. Octavo, tan cloth spine over pale green paper-covered boards, 297 pages; some scattered foxing, offset tanning on the endpapers, one rough opening. 006464 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Kemble, John Haskell. Craig, Hardin, Jr. The American Navy : With introduction and descriptive text, reproductions of photographs.
Chicago Geo. M. Hill Company 1898 First Editiion Cloth Good Oblong Quarto 
3 Parts in One Volume. Part 2: Cuba and the Wrecked Maine; Part 3: The Hawaiian islands "The Paradise of the Pacific". The America Navy at the prime era of the steel-hulled navy. Very impressive for that or any time. Many pictures of the ship and crew of the U.S.S. Maine. Part 2 shows scenes of Cuba, and the wrecked hulk of the "Maine". Part 3 highlights the harbors, volcanoes, farms, and cities of Hawaii. With the variant imprint of the Geo. M. Hill Co., before they began publishing Oz books. Oblong quarto, diagonal red and blue cloth, silver titles; rear hinge cracked., covers spotted; Vol. 1: [4] p., [96] p. of plates; v. 2: [4] p., [64] p. of plates, [1] p.; v. 3: [4] p., [80] p. of plates. 006876 
Price: 60.00 USD
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3 King, W. Nephew, Lieutenant U.S.N. THE STORY OF THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR AND THE REVOLT IN THE PHILIPPINES
New York Peter Fenelon Collier & Son 1900 Hardcover Good + Oblong Folio 
For the Army: O. O. Howard, Major-General. For the Navy: Robley D. Evans, Captain U.S.N. Illustrated from drawings in black and white, photographs taken at the front, and paintings by the best artists. Color illustrations by H. C. Christy, A. C. Redwood, Henry Reuterdahl, and J. G. Tyler. 248 pages. Hinge cracked at frontis. Color frontis is foxed. Covers are slightly rubbed, and some of the gilt titling has flaked off. This oversized book may incur added costs for expedited or international shipping. 006809 
Price: 50.00 USD
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