The Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill - Centenary Limited Edition [34 volumes] [+] The Collected Essays of Sir Winston Churchill - Centenary Edition [4 volumes]

By: Churchill, Winston [Spencer] (Sir)

Price: NZ$7,000.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Some ripples to vellum spines. Browning to vellum on some volumes. No previous owner's names, stamps or labels. Some slipcases with some rubbing and minor marks. Volumes generally appear unread, hinges creak a little when opening. Overall a nice set. 38 volumes in total. ; 38 volumes in total. "The Centenary Limited Edition" of the collected works of Sir Winston Churchill. This is an unnumbered set. First collected edition of the works of Winston S. Churchill, published by the Library of Centennial History to mark the centenary of Churchill's birth in 1874. An edition of 3,000 copies worldwide (2,000 for the British Empire and Commonwealth and 1,000 for the USA and Canada). Each volume states in the edition information that the "registered number of the set [. . .] will be found on the inside front cover", however no numbering is found on any volumes of this set. Full vellum bindings, with green slipcases. 34 volumes of the "Collected Works" and 4 volumes of the "Collected Essays", making 38 volumes in total. Gilt coat of arms on front boards. Gilt border to front boards, gilt rule to spines. All page edges gilt. Green bookmark ribbons. Page dimensions: 233 x 151mm (9 1/8" x 6"). The four volumes of "Collected Essays" are in the same style of binding as the 34 volumes of the "Collected Works". Total weight of the volumes is about 60 kg. [NB: These will be sent to most locations (including UK, USA, Europe) in 3 or 4 boxes by New Zealand Post's "International Courier" service, with each box having its own tracking number. Worldwide postage costs for this heavy set have been incorporated into the listed price, so no additional postage will be required other than our usual book rate which will show at the check-out. (Discount available for shipping within New Zealand.)]

Title: The Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill - Centenary Limited Edition [34 volumes] [+] The Collected Essays of Sir Winston Churchill - Centenary Edition [4 volumes]

Author Name: Churchill, Winston [Spencer] (Sir)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Library of Imperial History / in association with the Hamlyn Publishing Group: (1974-1976)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21618