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The Story of British Petroleum [Signed by the Author]


By: Henry Longhurst [With a Foreword by The Rt. Hon. Sir Winston S. Churchill]
Edition: First English Edition
Biblio: (Cohen B161) (Woods B58)
Date: 1959
Published: Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd. [London]
Size (Details): 8vo (286 pages, illustrated with 25 leaves of plates)
Binding: Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Green cloth]

Category: Books with Winston Churchill Contributions
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 2893

Description: This very good First English edition copy, in a very good dust jacket that is edge-chipped, has been inscribed and dated by the author (not by the Foreword's contributor) in ink on title page: "To Bill, Anyway the pictures aren't bad! From Henry... May 1959."
The contents are fine.

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Bibliographic numbers (in parentheses) are from Frederick Woods' original Churchill bibliography (Woods), as emended by Richard Langworth in his Connoisseur's Guide; and from the new, greatly expanded Churchill bibliography by Ronald Cohen (Cohen).










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