The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth. Gilt titles. In original printed dust jacket. Unclipped. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to first endpaper: "For Joe, / A gentleman, offier and true / professional, whom I am honored to / have as a good friend. / Alex Cornell." Moisture affectation to rear board with significant blue bleeding onto underside of jacket. Final, approximately 50 pages with mild waviness. Otherwise sound, unmarked. Good / good. Item #15181
A less than perfect, but uncommonly signed work from the distinguished American Naval Captain and former NATO fellow from 1979-1980. 233pp.