London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
CHURCHILL, Sir Winston Spencer. The River War. An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1899. 2 volumes, 8°. 7 photogravure portraits, one plate, 23 maps, all but a very few folding, almost all partly coloured, several illustrations and maps in the text, 32pp. of advertisements at end of vol.I not mentioned by Woods (occasional foxing). Original dark blue pictorial cloth gilt (very lightly marked).
FIRST EDITION of Churchill's second book. Woods A2(a). (2)
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