Fix Bayonets 1927 Hc John W. Thomason, Jr. Captain, Usmc Wwi
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Fix Bayonets 1927 Hc John W. Thomason, Jr. Captain, Usmc Wwi:
"Fix Bayonets!" by John W. Thomason, Jr., Captain, U.S. Marine Corps. 249-page 8vo hardcover published by Charles Scribner's Sons (New York) in 1927. Assumed to be a first edition. No notation other than 1925, 1926 copyright date. Illustrated throughout in both black and white watercolor and pen and ink sketch by the author. Dedicated to the men of the First Battalion, Fifth Regiment, USMC, 1918. Approximately 50 illustrations. Told in narrative form with chapters including, "Battle Sight-The Fighting Around the Bois De Belleau," "The Charge at Soissons," "Marines at Blanc Mont," etc. This book is SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE and is best-described as being in FAIR condition without dust jacket. There is a silver dallar-sized water stain that comes and goes to the lower corner throughout. Does not affect legibility. There are several modest binding gaps to the partially sewn binding. The text is fully intact. The hunter green boards show moderate rubbing. Please add $3.75 S/H (Media Mail within U.S.) Thank you. Paypal accepted and response left.