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Unconditional Surrender

Unconditional Surrender

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Unconditional Surrender

by Waugh, Evelyn

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London: Chapman and Hall, 1961. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Near fine/very good. First edition of Unconditional Surrender, the final book in the Sword of Honor trilogy by Evelyn Waugh.. Octavo, 311pp. Blue cloth, title in gilt on spine. Top edge dyed navy. Stated "First published 1961" on copyright page. Solid text block, touch of rubbing to spine, a near fine example. In the publisher's dust jacket, 18s retail price on front flap, dampstain to verso of front corner, rear cover soiled, touch of foxing to edges. Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966) was a renowned English novelist known for his distinctive satirical style. Educated at Oxford, Waugh gained early recognition with his debut novel, "Decline and Fall" (1928), and went on to produce a series of critically acclaimed works, including "A Handful of Dust" (1934) and "Brideshead Revisited" (1945).

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Bookseller
The First Edition Rare Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
14988
Title
Unconditional Surrender
Author
Waugh, Evelyn
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First edition of Unconditional Surrender, the final book in the Sword of Honor trilogy by Evelyn Waugh.
Format/Binding
Cloth
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
very good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Publisher
Chapman and Hall
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1961
Keywords
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Rubbing
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Text Block
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Copyright page
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Cloth
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Jacket
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Soiled
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First Edition
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Fine
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Octavo
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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...
Edges
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Spine
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