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AMID THESE STORMS

[First American Edition in Dust Jacket]


$2,500.00

By: Winston S. Churchill
Edition: First American Edition
Biblio: (Cohen A95.2) (Woods A39b)
Date: 1932
Published: Charles Scribners Sons [New York]
Size (Details): 8vo (320 pages, illustrated with cartoon reproductions and a photo frontis)
Binding: Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Salmon cloth]

Category: First Editions by Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 202821

Guide

THOUGHTS AND ADVENTURES

A terrific anthology of Churchill essays and magazine articles from the 1920s and early 1930s on a wide variety of subjects, including "Painting as a Pastime." Issued in the U.S. under the title AMID THESE STORMS.

Description: This is a very good copy of the First American edition, in the rare dust jacket which is unclipped and quite bright. The front face is unfaded, with a closed tear along the upper spine edge, a faint scuff or two and some light creases. The rear face has darkened a touch more. The spine is much less faded than usual, with nominal edge-chipping and fractional losses at the spine head and tail. The book itself is virtually pristine, inside and out, unfaded and unfoxed.
Rare thus.

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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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