Item #50113 Thoughts and Adventures. Winston S. Churchill.

Thoughts and Adventures

Thornton Butterworth, London, 1932, 1st edition. A collection of essays and articles ( but not speeches) published 1932. Contains 23 essays on diverse subjects ranging from Churchill’s career, to war, to politics, and some musings on the future. 320 pages, frontis portrait of Churchill at his easel. Firsts normally are bound in olive cloth, but a variant is known with dark green cloth, as used on later impressions. See Langworth p. 156, Cohen A95.1.b. Book is very crisp with bright gilt and unmarked covers. Page edges are even, but darkened, no spots. No names, small bookseller label, contents clean except p.65 tanned from a news cutting left in book. A lovely example of the scarce green variant binding. (A39a). Item #50113

Price: $450.00

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