First edition of Bible and Sword by Barbara Tuchman, in the publisher’s first state dust jacket.
Octavo, xiv, , 268pp. Orange cloth, title stamped in gilt on cover. No additional printings mentioned. Touch of wear along bottom edge of cloth, archival repair to cloth at tips of spine. In the publisher’s first state dust jacket, $5.00 on front flap, restoration to spine, repairs to chips at head, a bright example.
Bible and Sword was the second book from Pulitzer Prize winning historian Barbara Tuchman.