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SIR WINSTON S. CHURCHILL: HONORARY CITIZEN OF THE UNITED STATES

[Leatherbound Miniature Book]


$275.00

By: Various Contributors
Edition: First Edition [1 of 1,000 copies]
Biblio: (Cohen B177)
Date: 1963
Published: Achille J. St. Onge [Worcester,]
Size (Details): 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches (30 pages)
Binding: Hardcover [Crimson leather]

Category: Books with Winston Churchill Contributions
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 9737

Description: This is a very good copy of a scarce and beautifully produced limited edition miniature book (2 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches), one of 1,000 copies leatherbound in full crimson morocco, all edges gilt. The text of Congress's Act designating Winston Churchill an Honorary Citizen of the U.S.; President Kennedy's remarks on the occasion (April 9, 1963); the text of the Presidential Proclamation, and Churchill's letter to the President in response are reproduced here in full.
A perfectly handsome rarity, in very bright condition, and preserved in its original plastic case.

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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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