The Tithe War.London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1934 Stock Code: 96334
First edition, first impression. During the agricultural depression of the 1930s, Doreen Wallace campaigned against the imposition of tithes, leading to the impounding of the stock on her two farms in 1934, followed by a siege at Wortham Manor, confrontation with local Blackshirts and bankruptcy in 1939. From the publisher's archive.
Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in black. With dust jacket.
An excellent copy in the jacket that has a somewhat ragged rear panel and faded spine.
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