Item #09610 MARLBOROUGH: His Life and Times. Winston S. Churchill.

MARLBOROUGH: His Life and Times.

London;1933-38: George C. Harrap & Co. First Edition. Royal Octavo. Near Fine / Very Good+. Item #09610

first impressions of Churchill's biography of his ancestor, the first Duke of Marlborough. Four volumes in very good first issue dust jackets, showing the price of 25' on the front flaps. Publisher's original maroon cloth over beveled boards, armorial gilt crest on front boards, spine printed in gilt; top edges gilt. Portrait frontis in each volume, 14 letters in facsimile, 99 plates and 182 maps, some folding. Internally clean and bright, with no markings of any kind, with the exception of volume III, which has an owner inscription on ffep: "Anthony Poole / October 10th 1937 / from his wife." Dust jackets are very good to fine, with volume I showing 1/8 inch loss near center of rear spine fold; slight darkening to spines.

Price: $3,500.00

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