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New York: Random House, 1936. Presumed First U. S. Edition, First printing. Hardcover. 24 cm. 383,  pages. Illustrations. Index. Endpapers discolored, Ink notation on front endpaper. Rear board weak and restrengthened with glue. Many pencil notes on rear flyleaf & inside rear cover. This honest book adds to the author's previous account of his years in Washington, though there is new light on his relations with certain American personalities. Its most important contributions concern Bernstorff's ambassadorship at Constantinople during the last part of the war, and his activities in the political life of the German Republic, particularly on behalf of the League and disarmament. This volume should be read by all who wish to understand the tragedy of postwar German democracy.
New York: Random House, c1978. First American Edition. 24 cm, 421, illus., DJ worn, soiled, and chipped, pencil erasure residue on front endpaper Lord Birkenhead was given access to all the personal letters, diaries, and papers of the Kipling family. Kipling's daughter refused permission to publish and would give no reason.
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1965. First American Edition [stated], Presumed first printing. Hardcover. 24 cm. xi, , 211,  pages. Illustrations. Maps. List of Victories. Index. DJ has some wear, tears, soiling and chips. William Arthur Christian Avery Bishop (1923 London, England – 2013 Toronto) was presented with his wings by his father during the Second World War. Arthur would go on to become a Spitfire pilot and served with No. 401 Squadron RCAF in 1944. After the war, he became a journalist, advertising executive, entrepreneur and author. His biography of his father was considered by many to be his finest achievement as an author.