Manila, Philippines: Graphic House, 1952. Autographed Deluxe Edition #05366. Ochre cloth over boards with titling in black on the spine and paper label on the cover. SIGNED and INSCRIBED, on the colophon page and on the ffe, "Feb 2, 1961 / To my friend, Mr. Lewis Mattison, With my compliments /s/". 9" x 6", xvii 1 - 388 with 21 maps, mostly fold-out in fine condition and pictorial essay. Text block well bound, light tide mark on top edge, no bleed onto pages. DJ has edge wear, chip to top edge and rear panel edge, humidity spots on cover, now properly preserved in mylar. Very good / very good. Item #3081
"However, when MacArthur learned of the good results of the guerilla operation in the north, it was already too late for him to expect to have a guerilla organization well organized and strong enough to render effective support to the defensive operations in Bataan." (p 253).