MARLBOROUGH – HIS LIFE and TIMES: 1st Trade Edn. (Edition) by Winston S. Churchill

Posted on Sep 3, 2012

Marlborough – His Life and Times  by the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill.   British first editions signed by George G. Harrap, the Publisher.

Marlborough – His Life and Times. George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London, 1933.   This is a very good set in very good dust jackets: British first edition, first printing of Churchill’s Marlborough.

This set was formerly the property of George G. Harrap the publisher, and he has signed Volume I on the title page “George G. Harrap”.  Laid in is a typed letter to Harrap signed by Churchill which discusses the progress on his writing of Marlborough.   A very good association copy.

4 volumes: Marlborough by Winston Churchill with original dust jackets

Marlborough, was a major undertaking for Churchill and was the most substantial work of Churchill during the  “wilderness years” in the 1930s. The final volume was published on the eve of the Second World War.

Cohen A97.2(I-IV).a, Woods A40(a).

Estimated value:  $8,000

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Letter from Churchill to Harrap, (publisher of the set of books (Marlborough) Churchill was writing)

MARLBOROUGH - HIS LIFE and TIMES: 1st Trade Edn. showing signature of George Harrap, the publisher

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