CHURCHILL, Sir Winston Spencer (1874-1965). Typed letter signed ('Winston S. Churchill') to Arthur John Cummings, 11 Morpeth Mansions, 18 March 1938, responding to the sight of a letter from Cummings to Lord Beaverbrook, 'I value very much the spontaneous agreement of so many Liberals on the views I have been expressing on foreign policy, and especially yours. I believe it should still be possible by pursuing the kind of policy I have outlined in the Evening Standard of today, to arrest the onward march of Dictators and prevent a war', one page, 4to; [with] a telegram from Churchill to Cummings, 27 February 1943, expressing thanks. Provenance: by descent from Arthur John Cummings.
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- Sale 5822 —
- Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens
- 1 June 2009
- London, South Kensington