The Second World War - Six Volumes
Cassell & Co. Ltd & The Book Society Ltd. 1948, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Six volumes (complete). The reference number and price refer to the whole set. The publication date is for volume one only. Volume 1: The Gathering Storm (pub: 1948) - the dustjacket is worn, torn. The covers are scuffed and a little worn. Within, the contents are clean, clear and comfortable. Volume 2: Their Finest Hour (pub 1949) - the dustjacket is worn, torn, marked; it is secure. The boards are marked and a little worn. The pages are clean, clear, assured. Volume 3: The Grand Alliance (pub: 1950) - the dustjacket is worn, torn and marked; it is included. The boards have shelving wear and corner knocks. The contents are tight, neat and clean. Volume 4: The Hinge of Fate (pub: 1951; this copy is second edition published Oct 1951) - the dustjacket is much stained and worn but is secure. The boards are scuffed but benign. The contents are firm, competent, clean and certain. Volume 5: Closing the Ring (pub: 1952) - the dustjacket is torn and worn; it is included. The boards are sure with some mild scuffing and rubbing. The pages are mild, assured, clean. Volume 6: Triumph and Tragedy - the dustjacket is worn, scuffed but intact and secure. The boards are neat with some mild shelving wear. The contents are competent, clean, clear, confident. All copies have either/and ex-libris (B G Melle) plates, Melle's signature. A decent set, still competent and amenable. fk. Fair/Poor.
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