Sale 14BP01 | Lot 153

CHURCHILL, WINSTON Group of finely bound first editions

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs
CHURCHILL, WINSTON  Group of finely bound first editions

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Lot 153
CHURCHILL, WINSTON Group of finely bound first editions, each similarly bound by Bayntun in full or half red morocco gilt, t...
, each similarly bound by Bayntun in full or half red morocco gilt, three sets with facsimile Churchill signatures stamped in gilt to the upper covers, the spines variously gilt ruled, stamped and lettered, top edges gilt. Comprising The World Crisis. London: Butterworth, [each with first published April 1923-31]. Six volumes, half-titles present; Marlborough, His Life and Times. London: Harrap, [each with first published 1933-38]. Four volumes; The War Speeches. London: Cassell, [each with first published 1941-46]. Seven volumes in 6; The Second World War. London: Cassell, [each with first published 1948-54]. Six volumes; A History of the English-Speaking Peoples. London: Cassell, [each with first published 1956-58]. A fine run of Churchill works. Some minor foxing or offsetting within, bindings with very few scuffs.


Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $10,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $10,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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