The Second World War - 6 Volumes
Cassell & Co. Ltd, London. 1949. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 6 Volumes (complete). A contented set. Various editions. The dustjackets have clear plastic protective covers. The djs themselves are benign, torn about the edges, a little flushed with age. They are comfortable and secure. The boards are tidy, neat, comfortable. Volume I: "The Gathering Storm";1st edition . The papertrims are stained as are the front pages. Beyond this the contents are assured, clean, clear, keen. Volume II: "Their Finest Hour", 1st Edition. The condition is similar to that of Volume except that the contents have evidence of avid use throughout. There are also some very occasional light flushes of tanning and foxing. In general they are clean, clear, comfortable. Volume III: "The Grand Alliance", 1st edition (pub: 1950). The papertrims are foxed. The early and later pages have foxing and other shallow aging marks. In general the contents are mild, clean, clear, diligent. Volume IV: "The Hinge of Fate", 2nd edition (published same year as first edition, 1951). A benign copy. The contents are similar to that of the preceding volumes. The early and later pages have flushes of foxing. The contents are assured, pleasing. Volume V: "Closing the Ring" , 1st edition (pub: 1952). A pleasing copy. The condition is similar to the other volumes except that the early pages are cleaner. Volume VI: "Triumph and Tragedy", 1st edition (pub: 1954). The contents have flurries, puddles of foxing here and there throughout. Nonetheless, the contents are assured, comfortable, certain. An excellent set for casual reading, contented ownership. Please note that due to weight of the books, should the set need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage may be required. fk. Very Good/Good.
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