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CHURCHILL, Winston  THOUGHTS AND ADVENTURES  Thornton Butterworth, 1932

First edition. 8vo. Original grey cloth lettered in gilt in printed buff dustwrapper Photographic frontispiece and a number of cartoons in the text. A fine copy, with an early ownership name on the front end paper and some foxing to the prelims in a very near fine dustwrapper, with just a trace of wear to the head of the spine.  An unusually crisp, clean and well preserved copy.

The second part of Churchill’s autobiography covering the early part of his political career in the form of self contained journalistic essays.

Uncommon in a dustwrapper, particularly one so well preserved.

£3,950

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