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Churchill works 38 vol.

Lot 98

Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) The Collected Works, 38 vol. including Essays, "Centenary Limited Edition", original vellum, 1973.

 

Hammer Price: £1,500

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Description

Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) The Collected Works, 38 vol. including 4 vol.'Collected Essays', "Centenary Limited Edition", illustrations, original vellum, gilt, g.e., some vol. with natural variation in colour to vellum, all but 'Essays' with green rexine slip-cases stamped with gilt Churchill arms (some with small abraded patches), 8vo, 1973-76.

⁂ This magnificent production was originally intended to comprise 3,000 sets but the company responsible collapsed before they could be completed, meaning only 1,750 to 2,000 sets likely exist.

Full Lot Details

Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) The Collected Works, 38 vol. including 4 vol.'Collected Essays', "Centenary Limited Edition", illustrations, original vellum, gilt, g.e., some vol. with natural variation in colour to vellum, all but 'Essays' with green rexine slip-cases stamped with gilt Churchill arms (some with small abraded patches), 8vo, 1973-76.

⁂ This magnificent production was originally intended to comprise 3,000 sets but the company responsible collapsed before they could be completed, meaning only 1,750 to 2,000 sets likely exist.

Lot 98

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