"OVER THE TOP" BY AN AMERICAN SOLDIER WHO WENT. TOGETHER WITH TOMMY'S DICTIONARY OF THE TRENCHES.

By: Empey, Arthur Guy, machine gunner serving in France.

Price: $15.00 USD

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Book Condition: Good


315 pp + ads, small 8vo (7 1/2" H) - red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. B&w plates - all present. Contents: From Mufti to Khaki; Blighty to Rest Billets; I Go to Church; "Into the Trench"; Mud, Rats, and Shells; "Back of the Line"; Rations; The Little Wooden Cross; Suicide Annex; "The Day's Work"; Over the Top; Bombing; My First Official Bath; Picks and Shovels; Listening Post; Battery D 238; Out in Front; Staged Under Fire; On His Own; "Chats with Fritz"; About Turn; Punishments and Machine-Gun Stunts; Gas Attacks and Spies; The Firing Squad; Preparing for the Big Push; All Quiet (?) on the Western Front; Blighty; "Tommy's Dictionary of the Trenches". Three pin holes on title page, tiny dint on frontispiece and preliminary pages, book lightly cracked at two places, light browning on pages, browning on edges of text block, light soiling on bottom of text block and on boards, light edge wear, slight fading on spine, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, tiny dint on rear board.

Title: "OVER THE TOP" BY AN AMERICAN SOLDIER WHO WENT. TOGETHER WITH TOMMY'S DICTIONARY OF THE TRENCHES.

Author Name: Empey, Arthur Guy, machine gunner serving in France.

Categories: Military - First World War,

Edition: 34th Printing.

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1917

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 24079

Keywords: Trenches, Trench warfare, American soldiers, Personal narratives, Machine guns, Gunners, Gas, British, Tommy Atkins, Bombing, Mud, Rats, Shelling, Spies, Firing squad, Western Front, Morale, Conditions, Court martial, Deserters, Whizz Bangs, Snipers.,