Lot 86 of 429:
The Great War 1st Illustrated Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$510
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Great War
Author:
Churchill, Winston S.
Place:
London
Publisher:
George Newnes Ltd.
Date:
[1933-34]
Description:

3 volumes. [2], iv, 512; [2], iv, 513-1024; [2], iv, 1025-1668 pp. Volume I with a new Foreword for this edition by Churchill. Illustrated throughout from photographs, drawings and maps. 24x17.5 cm (9½x6¾"), original blue cloth, decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. First Illustrated Edition.

Churchill's classic history of World War I, which was originally issued in 26 parts in a magazine format, published every fortnight between September 1933 and October 1934.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light bumps and rubbing to spine ends and corners, light rubbing to cloth; front hinge of Volume I starting slightly, toning to endpapers; very good.
 
Item number:
308118
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