Bringing Up the Brass: My 55 Years at West Point. Sergeant Marty MAHER, General Dwight D. EISENHOWER, foreword.

Bringing Up the Brass: My 55 Years at West Point

New York: David McKay Company, Inc. 1951. First edition. Octavo (21 cm). Blue cloth boards; xii, 234 pp.; photographs; dust jacket. The autobiography of a West Point lifer who over the course of a 55 year career befriended and nurtured many great military leaders, including MacArthur, Arnold, Patton, Eisenhower, Bradley, Ridgway, and many others. Eisenhower contributes a foreword. A Near Fine copy with light offsetting to endpapers; in an unclipped dust jacket, which states second printing to rear flap, although the book has first printing 'A' to copyright page. Some rubbing and soiling to jacket with slight loss along the bottom edge of the front panel; Good+. Item #3272

Price: $175.00