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My Early Life A Roving Commission

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My Early Life A Roving Commission

by Winston S. Churchill

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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Fine/No Dust Jacket
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About This Item

London: Thornton Butterworth Ltd., 1930. Green morocco spine five raised bands and gilt titling. Marbled boards. Light edges and spine wear. Some browning of page edges. Includes Churchill's Boer War activities including fold out map.. First Edition Rebound. Leather Over Marbled Boards. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. History.

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The Title Page ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
WN610A104A
Title
My Early Life A Roving Commission
Author
Winston S. Churchill
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Edition
First Edition Rebound
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Thornton Butterworth Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1930
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Approximately 60,000 books displayed in our storefront with another 50,000 in an available storage facility. It is a general, out of print, and antiquarian book store. A gem in the heart of Rosemont, we believe in personal service to the customer. We also search for books.

Glossary

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Marbled boards
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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
rebound
A book in which the pages have been bound into a covering replacing the original covering issued by the publisher.
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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