Item #50064 My African Journey. Winston S. Churchill.

My African Journey

Hodder & Stoughton, London (NY), 1908, hardcover. The American first edition was made from English first edition sheets bound in a plain coarse dark red cloth with the same gilt titles on the spine as used on the English. It is nowhere near as attractive as the English, but far scarcer. There were 3 issues with different title pages, this being the first issue with publisher shown as Hodder & Stoughton, London. Cohen reports a total of 1400 copies between the three issues. Spine well faded, ex-library from State of Vermont. contents on white paper with no spots. Binding cracked after front endpaper. Cohen A27.4, see Langworth p. 84. (A12ab.1). Item #50064

Price: $340.00

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