Inscribed By Churchill
CHURCHILL, Sir Winston S. World Crisis [First Edition]. London: Thornton Butterworth Limited , 1923-1931.
First edition, first impressions. Inscribed by Churchill in vol. 1, "Inscribed by Winston S. Churchill/ Jan. 31, 1932."

Five large octavo volumes bound in six. [2, blank], [6], 536; 557; 291, 293-589, [1, blank]; 474, [2, blank]; 368 pages. Illustrated with facsimiles, charts, and maps, many folding. Errata slips between page [vi] and 1 and page 338 and 339 in Volume I, page xviii and ix in Volume IV (Part II), and page 8 and 9 in Volume V.

Handsomely bound by Bayntun in half red morocco over red cloth. Covers with a single gilt-rule border. Spines lettered and tooled in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Lower corner of the half-title page of Volume IV (part II) expertly repaired. An excellent set of Churchill's classic account of the First World War and its aftermath.

Woods A31(a).

HBS # 67592 $12,500