First edition of Omar N. Bradley's A Soldier's Story; Inscribed by him
A Soldier’s Story.
Bradley, Omar N.$350.00
Item Number: 95305
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1951.
First edition, early printing of General of the Army Omar Bradley’s autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, pictorial endpapers, frontispiece photographic portrait, illustrated with maps, charts, and photographs with a glossary of terms and full index. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Best regards to Mr. Sheldon Tanner Omar N. Bradley July 27 1954.” Very good in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Miriam Woods. Jacket photograph by Karsh, Ottowa.
D-Day, the Battle of the Bulge, the liberation of Paris, the relentless drive through Germany toward Allied victory -- Omar Bradley, the GI General, was there for every major engagement in the European theater. A Soldier's Story is a compelling and vivid memoir from the greatest military tactician of our time.