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									My Early Life. A Roving Commission. by  WINSTON S: CHURCHILL
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My Early Life. A Roving Commission.

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My Early Life. A Roving Commission.


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Thornton Butterworth, 1930 1st edition, 4th impression. Hardback, 9 x 5.5 ins. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. Blind embossed line detail and monogram to corners. In very good condition. Cloth faded on spine, and around board edges, small split to cloth on bottom corner of spine, small split to cloth on front spine edge. Nicks to cloth at top spine end. Bookplate to front endpaper “United Service Club.” Crease to front free endpaper. Blank prelim darkened. Some darkneing/tanning to inside pages, with some foxing around page edges and margins. Else inside pages clean and tight. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 392pp; 28 illustrations, including b&w photo plates, folding maps and plans.


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My Early Life. A Roving Commission.
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Thornton Butterworth, 1930 1st edition, 4th impression
CHURCHILL CHURCHILL, WINSTON S: My Early Life, A Roving Commission, Thornton Butterworth, 1930 1st, maps and plans, b&w photo plates, maroon, gilt,

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About The Antique Map & Bookshop

The Antique Map & Bookshop was established in 1976 and has been in Puddletown since 1978. PUDDLETOWN is situated just outside DORCHESTER in the county of DORSET, on the A35 to BOURNEMOUTH. The village has a by-pass now which means there is easy access to the village and ample space for parking. Our shop is directly on the main road through the village.


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