The Kitbook for Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: Consolidated Book Publishers
Date Published: 1942
Description: Illustrated. 336p., 16mo, red white & blue pictorial boards, lightly rubbed, as usual, inner front hinge split. Chicago: Consolidated Book Publishing, (1942). First Edition.
Comments: Favorite stories, verse, and cartoons for the entertainment of servicemen everywhere. Besides old favorites by Kipling ,et al the book contains "The Hang of It" , J.D. Salinger's first appearance in book form, reprinted from the magazine edition. Inscribed by Barrows, the compiler. In good condition considering its ephemeral format and heavy use.Edition: First
Condition: very good
Book ID: 226973