Signed limited edition of Israel: A Personal History by David Ben-Gurion.
Octavo, xxii, 862pp. Dark blue morocco, gilt title on spine, gilt illustration on cover. Top edge gilt. Silk endpapers. Publisher’s dark blue slipcase, near fine, faint shelf. From a limited edition of 2000 copies signed by Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion on frontispiece portrait, this being number 1258. An excellent copy.
David Ben-Gurion (1886-1973) was the first Prime Minister of Israel. He was known as Israel’s Founding Father for the role he played in establishing the nation.