Winston Churchill in Peace and War

Price: 50.00 GBP

London: George Newnes, Ltd. 1916, FIRST EDITION. Crown octavo, pp.[vi], xiv; 162; [2], blank. Bound in original red cloth titled and trimmed in black. Tape marks to flyleaves otherwise internally clean. Armorial bookplate of Charles Bird Williams, minor bumping, spine sunned. A very good copy of this wartime account of Winston Churchill, then First Lord of The Admiralty, and in particular his role in Gallipoli and the Dardanelles failure, which led to his resignation from the British Government and his subsequent return to active military service as a battalion commander on the Western Front. WOODS, Frederick, "A Bibliography of the Works of Sir Winston Churchill", A31(b).


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