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SOLD BY ORDER OF THE MARY ROXBURGHE TRUST

Churchill, Winston S.
THE WORLD CRISIS. THORNTON BUTTERWORTH, 1923-1931
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
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322

SOLD BY ORDER OF THE MARY ROXBURGHE TRUST

Churchill, Winston S.
THE WORLD CRISIS. THORNTON BUTTERWORTH, 1923-1931
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Churchill, Winston S.
THE WORLD CRISIS. THORNTON BUTTERWORTH, 1923-1931
8vo, 5 volumes in 6, first English edition, The World Crisis 1911-1914, Volume 1, first state with correct quotation mark in footnote on p.472 and errata slip tipped onto p. 339, PRESENTATION COPY signed by the author (“from | Winston S. Churchill | 8 Ap. 1923”), 6 maps (5 folding), two facsimile pages; The World Crisis 1915, Volume 2, first impression, 7 maps (5 folding), two facsimile pages, bookplate; The World Crisis 1916-1918, Volume 3, Part II, first impression, with errata slip facing p. ii, 3 maps (all folding), 2 facsimile pages (both folding), 4 folding charts and diagrams, bookplate; The World Crisis The Aftermath, Volume 4, first printing, second state, with errata slip tipped onto p. 9, 4 folding maps, bookplate; The World Crisis The Eastern Front, Volume 5, first impression, 10 folding plates, 8 plates, bookplate; all original dark purplish blue cloth, spotting and browning throughout, boards soiled, vol 2 with small chip to top edge of spine, bumped
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Provenance

Robert, Marquess of Crewe (1858-1945), armorial bookplate; his daughter Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe

Literature

Cohen A69.2(I).a, A69.2(II).a, A69.2(III-1).a, A69.2(III-2).a, A69.2(IV-2).b, A69.2(V).a; Woods A31(a)  

Catalogue Note

Volume 2 appears to be an unrecorded binding variant.

English Literature, History, Science, Childrens Books and Illustrations

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