The Second World War (Six Volume Set): 1. The Gathering Storm, 2. Their Finest Hour, 3. The Grand Alliance, 4. The Hinge of Fate, 5. Closing the Ring, 6. Triumph and Tragedy

By: CHURCHILL, Sir Winston S.

Price: $120.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Book club editions. A complete set of Sir Winston Churchill's definitive history of the origins, complete presentation of events, and ultimate end of World War II. A well-preserved set of the series originally published in the U. S. by H-M Co. and offered by Book-of-the-Month-Club between the years 1948 and 1953. Dotted throughout with extraordinary maps and diagrams. --- Each volume in salmon red full cloth with WSC facsimile signature in gilt on cover. Spine titling in gilt on black blocks. Each volume in red, yellow and/or black dust jacket; back covers with various b&w portraits of Sir Winston. --- With gift inscription to the front free endpaper of volume 6 and some dulling to spine titling, otherwise a clean, bright and unmarked set though with water spotting or with small white stains to some covers. Dust jackets all with varying degrees of chips, tears and rubbing but all remain largely intact. One jacket with complete vertical tear; all protected in removable mylar wrappers. Due to size and weight, extra postage may be required.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 784, 751, 903, 1000, 749, 800 pages

Title: The Second World War (Six Volume Set): 1. The Gathering Storm, 2. Their Finest Hour, 3. The Grand Alliance, 4. The Hinge of Fate, 5. Closing the Ring, 6. Triumph and Tragedy

Author Name: CHURCHILL, Sir Winston S.

Categories: >>World War II, >>Winston Churchill,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1948-1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 82541