Books in Action. The Armed Services Editions


Wraps, fine copy. Excellent survey of the colorful oblong paperbacks that were widely distributed to US armed forces: "...between 1943 and 1947, nearly 123 million copies of 1322 titles.... Best-sellers, classics, mysteries, history, westerns and poetry were part of each shipment." Includes a 43-page list of the Armed Services Editions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 78 pp

Title: Books in Action. The Armed Services Editions

Author Name: Cole, John Y., ed.; Hackenberg, Michael; Bruccoli, Matthew J. (Contribs.)

Categories: Books on Books,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Washingon, DC, Library of Congress: 1984

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: 30783

Keywords: Books On Books Collectible Paperback