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THE MAHDI OF ALLAH

A Drama of the Sudan


THE MAHDI OF ALLAH
$650.00

By: Richard A. Bermann [With an Introduction by The Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill]
Edition: First English Edition
Biblio: (Cohen B47.1) (Woods B17)
Date: 1931
Published: Putnam [London]
Size (Details): 8vo (318 pages, illustrated with 15 leaves of plates, maps.)
Binding: Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Fawn cloth]

Category: Books with Winston Churchill Contributions
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 10990

Description: The story of the Dervish leader Mohammed Ahmed, the defacement of whose grave by Kitchener's troops after the Battle of the Sudan was famously decried by Churchill in THE RIVER WAR. This is a remarkably clean, bright, tight and unfoxed First American edition copy, in an unclipped dust jacket.
A rare book very rarely seen thus.

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