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[From the Library of the New York Yacht Club]

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By: W.D. Puleston
Edition: First Edition
Date: 1926
Published: United State Naval Institute [Annapolis]
Size (Details): 8vo (154 pages, illustrated with 68 maps)
Binding: Hardcover (without Dust Jacket) [Rust cloth]

Category: Books About Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 205336

Description: A strikingly handsome volume and an excellent reconstruction of the campaign, written in 1926 by a U.S. Naval officer, with detailed maps of troop movements. This is a rare, virtually mint copy, of the First Edition (the book was reissued in 1927 with some additional material), recently deaccessioned from the library of the New York Yacht Club. The club's stunning vintage bookplate is affixed to the front pastedown, along with a discreet Case and Shelf notation and two additional red inventory number stamps. No other markings.

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Bibliographic numbers are from Henry Ashley Redburn's original Bibliography of Works Containing or Relating to the Rt. Hon. S. Winston S. Churchill (R in parentheses) and from Curt J. Zoller's greatly expanded recent Annotated Bibliography of Works About Sir Winston Spencer Churchill (Z in parentheses).










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