Memoirs of Selworthy and West Somerset.Williton, Somerset: Cox, Sons and Co., Ltd, 1966 Stock Code: 138182
NotesPresentation copy to then-Prime Minister Harold Wilson, inscribed on the front free endpaper "To the Rt. Hon. Harold Wilson Prime Minister and Mrs. Wilson with best holiday wishes. A tribute of admiration to the courage under immense difficulties, of the P.M. as I have witnessed from this remote corner. Cicely Elaine Cooper apologies for scrawl" (the last underneath crossed out words). This is the second edition of the book, the first was published in 1951. The book remained in the possession of Wilson and his wife Mary until the dispersal of their estate following Mary's death in 2018.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket.
Lightly bumped at spine ends, else a near-fine copy, in the good jacket, a little chipped and stained at extremities.
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