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PAX BRITANNICA: THE CLIMAX OF AN EMPIRE by  James [Jan] Morris - Signed First Edition - 1968 - from David H. Gerber Books (SKU: 015288)

PAX BRITANNICA: THE CLIMAX OF AN EMPIRE

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PAX BRITANNICA: THE CLIMAX OF AN EMPIRE

by Morris, James [Jan]

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. 544pp ---- Inscribed and signed by the author, as Jan Morris, on title page ---- [light chipping and short, closed tears to price-clipped dj - in protective sleeve]. Inscribed and Signed By the Author. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good. Illus. by B&w plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

This centerpiece of the trilogy captures the British at the height of their vigor and self-satisfaction, imposing their traditions and tastes, their idealists and rascals, on diverse peoples of the world. Index. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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Bookseller
David H. Gerber Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
015288
Title
PAX BRITANNICA: THE CLIMAX OF AN EMPIRE
Author
Morris, James [Jan]
Illustrator
B&w plates
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace & World
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1968
Keywords
History, Britain
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Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About David H. Gerber Books

David H. Gerber - Books is an Internet and referral only business that has been involved in bookselling and booksearching since 1989. We feature a very general stock of out-of-print books ranging from juvenile to erotica, from mysteries to expositions, and from the mundane to the sublime, but with an ever increasing emphasis on non-fiction, particularly in the areas of history, Texas, politics, scholarly, and the unusual and esoteric.

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