The Island Race.London: Cassell, 1964 Stock Code: 111644
NotesFirst edition thus, an abridgement by Timothy Baker of the four volumes of Churchill's History of the English-Speaking Peoples.
Large quarto (292 x 234 mm). Finely bound for Asprey and Co. Ltd. in burgundy morocco, titles to spine gilt, raised bands, spine and boards extra gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges.
Illustrated in colour throughout the text.
An excellent copy.
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