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Sir Winston Churchill
THE SECOND WORLD WAR. LONDON: CASSELL & CO., 1948-1954
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
182
Sir Winston Churchill
THE SECOND WORLD WAR. LONDON: CASSELL & CO., 1948-1954
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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Sir Winston Churchill
THE SECOND WORLD WAR. LONDON: CASSELL & CO., 1948-1954
6 volumes, 8vo, FIRST BRITISH EDITIONS, volume one the Bayliss printing (signed with numbers throughout), the rest first printings, FOURTH VOLUME INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO VIVIEN LEIGH ("To | Vivien Olivier | from | Winston S. Churchill | 1957") on a preliminary blank, author's note and errata slips in volume one, maps, charts and tables (some folding), original black cloth, lettered in gilt on spines, top edges red, dust-jackets, some spotting to foreedges of volumes, top edges faded, binding of volume 4 a little soiled, volume 3 with a Farrington family ownership inscription and presentation inscription dated 1949, dust-jacket for volume 4 worn with some loss at head and foot of spine, dust-jackets for other volumes worn at extremities and spines of vol. 1-3 faded;

[with]: duplicate copies of volumes 1, 2, 4, and 5, lacking dust-jackets, ownership inscription ("E.R. Hartley") to title of volume 1 (10)


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Literature

Cohen A240.4(I).b, A240.4(II).a, A240.4(III).a, A240.4(IV).a, 240.4(V).a, A240.4(VI).a; Woods A123(b)

Vivien: The Vivien Leigh Collection

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London