Winston S. Churchill - The Second World War - 1948/1954

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Winston S. Churchill - The Second World War - 1948/1954
Geschiedenis van WO2 - Aantal: 6 - Stofomslag - Boek

The Second World War by Winston S. Churchill, published by Cassell & Co., 1948-54, Six volumes, all first editions, first printings:

Vol. I: The Gathering Storm (1948) -- xv, 640 pp.
Vol II: Their Finest Hour (1949) -- xvii, 683 pp.
Vol. III: The Grand Alliance (1950) -- xviii, 818 pp.
Vol. IV: The Hinge of Fate (1951) -- xviii, 917 pp.
Vol. V: Closing the Ring (1952) -- xviii, 673 pp.
Vol. VI: Triumph and Tragedy (1954) -- xviii, 716 pp.

Black cloth bindings with gilt titles to spine, complete with all maps and diagrams, many of which are folding and coloured. Dust jackets held in protective sleeves.

Some fading to the spines of the dust jackets, with small chips and loss, mainly along the upper edges. Jackets not price clipped. The black cloth covers are clean and in very good condition. Some minor spotting to the interior of Vol. III-V, though this is mainly limited to the page edges. Books have slightly musty odour. Bindings firm, no loose pages, owner inscription to front endpaper of Vol. VI, no bookplates.

Overall a very good set of this first edition with original dust jackets.

size: 22 x 15 cm
weight: 5.6 kg

See the photos for a better idea of details and condition

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
6
Onderwerp
Geschiedenis van WO2
Auteur/ Illustrator
Winston S. Churchill
Boektitel
The Second World War
Staat
Zeer Goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1948
Publicatie jaar jongste item
1954
Druk
Eerste druk
Taal
Engels
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Uitgever
Cassell & Co.
Band
Harde kaft
Extra's
Stofomslag
Aantal pagina‘s.
4550
Afmetingen
22×15 cm
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