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By: General Sir Ian Hamilton
Edition: First English Edition
Biblio: (Cohen F62) (Zb158)
Date: 1944
Published: Faber & Faber Ltd. [London]
Size (Details): 8vo (280 pages, illustrated with 12 pages of photographs and facsimile documents, map endpapers)
Binding: Hardcover (without Dust Jacket) [Red cloth]

Category: Books with Winston Churchill Contributions
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 14853

Description: This is a very good First English edition copy, without dust jacket, a discreet ink gift inscription on the front free endpaper verso, else fine. Two personal letters from Winston Churchill are reproduced, one written from India in 1898, the other written in the train after the Battle of Omduran, along with excerpts from THE WORLD CRISIS and the text of a 1941 telegram and a 1943 letter.

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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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