Into Battle. Winston S. Churchill.
Into Battle
Into Battle

Into Battle

Cassell, London, 1941, 1st edition, hardcover. This is the first volume (of 7) of Churchill’s war speeches. It publishes speeches originally made from 1938 through the end of 1940, and so includes some of the best known such as “Blood Toil, Tears, Sweat, “This was Their Finest Hour, “ so much owed by so many to so few”. and lots more. A total of 47 speeches. 313 pages. Bound in medium blue cloth as series. There were a total of 12 printings, but this copy is the true first. Book is exceptionally clean and tight. The gilt is bright, the covers unmarked, and the page edges and paper a lovely unfoxed white. There is a book Society bookplate on the pastedown. The dustwrapper is unclipped, correct 1st, with very good red spine colour.There are some tiny chips at the spine ends as shown in the photo. Not quite perfect; I sold a perfect one last year for $1200.00. Let me know if you want the next such copy. (A66a). Item #35154
ISBN: B00A1LFHR4

Price: $350.00

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