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Closing the Ring (The Second World War series, Volume 5 only)

By: CHURCHILL, Sir Winston S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1951

Edition: First US Edition

Stock No.: 80951

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


First U. S. Edition. Volume 5 only of Sir Winston Churchill's definitive history of World War II, which spans six volumes when complete. "Closing the Ring" is focused on the ever-tightening Allied encroachment on the Nazis and Hitler's Germany as well as the war in the Pacific Theatre. Dotted throughout with maps and diagrams. --- In salmon red full cloth with WSC facsimile signature in gilt on black cover block; spine titling in gilt and with orange topstain. Ja... View more info

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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

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1948-1953

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 82541

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... View more info

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Memories and Adventures

By: CHURCHILL, Winston

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Stock No.: 71032

ISBN: 1555841686

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


First printing of First US Edition. In maroon half cloth and maroon paper-covered boards. Clean, bright, unmarked interior. Priceclipped dust jacket has minor scuffing, otherwise in good shape. Sir Winston's grandson shares memories of his days with his famous grandfather and father. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 261 pages View more info

Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat: the Speeches of Winston Churchill

By: CHURCHILL, Winston S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1989

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Stock No.: 71035

ISBN: 0395517443

Condition: Very Good


Sharp copy of complilation of Sir Winston's speeches. In black half cloth w/green boards; DJ crisp & w/priceclip inner flap & in Brodart poly protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 355 pages View more info

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The Island Race

By: CHURCHILL, Winston; BAKER, Timothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Corgi Books: 1964

Stock No.: 71782

Condition: Very Good


A summary of Sir Winston's great series, "The History of the English-Speaking Peoples" in a richly-illustrated version by Timothy Baker. Cover edges curled, sm abrasion head of spine, edges stained, vol is sparingly marked inside. Otherwise clean and tight. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 312 pages View more info

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Churchill A Biography

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Edition: Sixth Printing

Stock No.: 71393

ISBN: 0374123543

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Large volume covers Sir Winston's incredible life in considerable detail. In black paperboard cover. Spine information in bright gilt; stated 6th printing on publisher's pg. DJ in great shape, slight stains back and in Brodart protector. ; Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 1002 pages View more info

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Churchill: A Biography

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Plume/Penguin: 2002

Stock No.: 60155

ISBN: 0452283523

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


A thick, tight paperbound copy of author's biography of Winston Churchill. A clean, bright copy, with 1001 pgs. with lots of photos (including a section of Mr Churchill's paintings in full color) and index. A comprehensive biography of the late British Prime Minister and author, who led Britain through World War II. ; 60155; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 1001 pages View more info

Winston Churchill A Biography

By: KRAUS, Rene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1941

Stock No.: 71157

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No DJ. Life of Sir Winston chronicled from roots of family and his birth through beginning of his Prime Ministership. In full red cloth covers w/gilt painted title/author info. Front and spine. Dotted with photos; indexed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 415 pages View more info

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Roosevelt and Churchill, 1939-1941: The Partnership That Saved the West

By: LASH, Joseph P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co. , Inc.: 1976

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 71403

ISBN: 0393055949

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Full-sized book club edition. Examination of relationship between Sir Winston and FDR in a good copy. In full red cloth covers with European maps (front endpapers) and Pacific theatre maps (back endpapers) as well as a section of b&w photos in mid-volume. Dust wrapper chipped at edges and in removable mylar protector.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 528 pages View more info

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Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years

By: Le VIEN, Jack; LORD, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Bernard Geis Associates: 1962

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 50330

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Book club edition. A "dramatic narrative" of some of the major events of World War II, as described by Sir Winston Churchill in his famous 6-volume series "The Second World War". Jack Le Vien conceived and designed the popular television series, "The Valiant Years". His co-author John Lord served in the Highland Division of the British Army. Includes maps by Liam Dunne, including the European Theatre and Pacific Theatre at front and back endpapers... View more info

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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Visions of Glory, 1874-1932

By: MANCHESTER, William

Price: $20.50

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown & Company: 1983

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 78481

ISBN: 0316545031

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Full-sized book club edition. This work, also known as simply "Visions of Glory", is the first in planned but sadly unrealized trilogy solely by Manchester of the life of Sir Winston Spencer Churchill who only made it through two volumes. Exhaustive detail of the period from his birth in 1874 up through 1932. With copious photos, maps, select bibliography and extensive index and source notes. --- In full black cloth covers with gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jack... View more info

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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Visions of Glory -and- Alone (2 volume set in slipcase)

By: MANCHESTER, William

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1983, 1988

Stock No.: 82872

ISBN: 0316058165

Condition: Very Good+


The first and second volumes in William Manchester's planned trilogy of the life of Winston Spencer Churchill (1874-1965). Both volumes with copious photos, maps and extensive index and source notes. These works cover, in exhaustive detail, Mr. Churchill's life until his appointment as Prime Minister after the outbreak of World War II. --- Volumes in grey paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with spine titling in gilt. The books are protected in a shared slipcase, ... View more info

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Jennie: The Life of Lady Randolph Churchill (Volume Two, The Dramatic Years 1895-1921)

By: MARTIN, Ralph G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey U.S.A., Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1971

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 60296

ISBN: 0135097606

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Volume two only (of two) of Ralph G. Martin's comprehensive biography of Jennie Spencer-Churchill (1854-1921), the American-born mother of Sir Winston Churchill. Lady Churchill was a beauty, who though lacking personal wealth was comfortable in high society and married Lord Randolph Churchill at age 20. This volume takes up the story at the time of Randolph's death in 1895. Includes a section of black & white photos depicting people and scenes from her later life. --- Th... View more info

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Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill A Brief Account of a Long Life

By: Rubin, Gretchen

Price: $21.90

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2003

Stock No.: 71314

ISBN: 0345450477

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Ideal biography of Sir Winston Churchill for those who don't wish to read one of the many 1,200 page tomes on the subject. In excellent condition, 1st Edition, 1st Printing. In dust wrapper with original $22.95 flap price unclipped; and in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages View more info

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Churchill Wanted Dead or Alive

By: SANDYS, Celia

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.: 2001

Stock No.: 41394

ISBN: 0786708166

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A softcover edition of the account by Celia Sandys of her grandfather Winston Churchill's exploits during the Boer War at the end of the 19th century. During the conflict, he served both as journalist and combatant, was captured and imprisoned but made a daring escape to Mozambique. With black & white photos and maps, as well as facsimiles of letters and other writings. --- In wraps with black & white image of a youthful Sir Winston in uniform to cover. --- A good copy: ... View more info

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From Winston with Love and Kisses: The Young Churchill

By: SANDYS, Celia

Price: $20.50

Publisher: London, Sinclair-Stevenson / Reed Consumer Books Ltd.: 1994

Stock No.: 82968

ISBN: 1856197107

Condition: Very Good


The early life of Sir Winston Churchill is reconstructed using reproductions of his letters, photos and words in this softcover edition, written by Sir Winston's granddaughter Celia Sandys. This unusual study explores aspects of the former British Prime Minister's life from very early days through his education at Sandhurst. --- In maroon wraps with black & white photo of a confident young Winston to cover. --- With a scratch and small indentations to front cover, tiny r... View more info

Winston Churchill An Informal Study of Greatness

By: Taylor, Robert Lewis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Co.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 71034

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Good, clean copy of bio of Sir Winston Churchill. A few interior pages creased, else in good shape. Stated 1st edition, publisher's page.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Winston Churchill; an Informal Study of Greatness

By: Taylor, Robert Lewis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday: 1952

Stock No.: 72884

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


A one-volume look at Sir Winston's life in a good copy. Book club edition, in full blue cloth covers. Interior clean & bright and unmarked. Dust jacket has 2 in. tear at head of spine; has other chips and tears but is intact and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info