London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
MODERN FIRST EDITIONS
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CHURCHILL, Sir Winston Spencer (1874-1965). The Story of the Malakand Field Force. An Episode of Frontier War. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1898. Frontispiece portrait of General Sir Bindon Blood and 6 maps and plans, 2 coloured and folding (light foxing, no tissues guarding maps). Original light green cloth gilt (very lightly marked). Provenance: Major General John Cecil Russell (signature at head of half-title and armorial bookplate inside front cover).
FIRST EDITION OF CHURCHILL'S FIRST BOOK, issue without the errata slip inserted before first map. Woods A1(a).
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