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CHURCHILL: HIS COMPLETE SPEECHES, 1897 -1963. First Edition

Posted on Feb 26, 2013

CHURCHILL: HIS COMPLETE SPEECHES, 1897 -1963.  First Edition

CHURCHILL: HIS COMPLETE SPEECHES, 1897 -1963.  First Edition Here’s a First Edition set (8 Volumes) of the speeches of Sir Winston Churchill. In red cloth, blocked gold and black. 8,918 pages. Contains 98% of Winston Churchill’s speeches from 1897 to 1963. Comprehensively indexed. NY: Chelsea House-Bowker 1974 A fine set is hard to find in this condition; many sets come from libraries, with their library stamps, card pockets etc. Cohen A284.1,    ICS A145 Estimated Value: $1,500...

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INDIA SPEECHES, WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edn, 2nd Impression: Scarcer Dark Reddish Wrappers

Posted on Oct 8, 2012

INDIA SPEECHES, WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edn, 2nd Impression: Scarcer Dark Reddish Wrappers

India, 10 speeches by Winston Churchill. First Edition, Second Impression in the scarcer dark reddish wrappers…

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INDIA SPEECHES, WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edition, 2nd Impression

Posted on Oct 5, 2012

INDIA SPEECHES, WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edition, 2nd Impression

Quite scarce title although you can usually find copies if you look around. A very good copy, the binding is tight, the spine is bright and clean. Covers clean and bright. Preserved in a blue velvet lined watered silk flap-case…

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IAN HAMILTON’S MARCH by WINSTON CHURCHILL 1900: 1st Edn.

Posted on Sep 7, 2012

IAN HAMILTON’S MARCH by WINSTON CHURCHILL 1900: 1st Edn.

This Copp Clark issue has a unique cover design, which makes it the most beautiful of the Ian Hamilton Firsts. Nothing is known about quantities or dust jackets. Easily the scarcest among the three early editions, in either hardbound or wrapper form.

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THE WORLD CRISIS by WINSTON CHURCHILL: First Abridged Edn.

Posted on Sep 6, 2012

THE WORLD CRISIS by WINSTON CHURCHILL: First Abridged Edn.

First Abridged Edition in the original first printing dust jacket of the book The World Crisis 1911-1918 by Winston Churchill. The front of dust jacket features a full length photo of Churchill in top hat and tails while the rear cover of the dust jacket…

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MY AFRICAN JOURNEY by WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edition

Posted on Sep 2, 2012

MY AFRICAN JOURNEY by WINSTON CHURCHILL – 1st Edition

My African Journey by Winston Churchill, 1908, 1st Edition.

Original bright red pictorial cloth with illustration showing hunter in safari gear (presumably Churchill)

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ARMS AND THE COVENANT – Speeches by Winston Churchill – 1st Edn. Signed

Posted on Aug 30, 2012

ARMS AND THE COVENANT – Speeches by Winston Churchill – 1st Edn. Signed

1st Edition in pale blue dust-jacket. Signed by Winston Churchill. This book is special in that it is inscribed by Winston S. Churchill and also Randolph S Churchill (the son of Winston S. Churchill and compiler of this book)…

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THE DREAM, WINSTON CHURCHILL: 5 VERSIONS including 1st EDITION

Posted on Aug 20, 2012

THE DREAM, WINSTON CHURCHILL: 5 VERSIONS including 1st EDITION

The Dream, Churchill’s essay about an imaginary reunion with his father, was originally written in 1947. It was first published in The Sunday on 31st January 1966…

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