Proof copies from A History Of The English-Speaking Peoples by Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill.
Octavo, [four volumes], xxii, 395pp; xi, , 327pp; xi, , 312pp; x, , 304pp. Publisher’s original wraps, titles printed on covers. Previous ownership inscriptions in Volumes II and IV. All with general wear from handling, largely free of any marks or notations. Volume II has a water ring on the front cover, masked by the dust jacket. Volume II is housed in the publisher’s first state dust jacket. (Cohen A267.1[I].a) Includes the publisher’s retail price and expected publication date on the cover of each volume.
This set includes all four volumes: The Birth of Britain, The New World, The Age of Revolution and The Great Democracies.