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VEREKER HAMILTON'S COPY

CHURCHILL, Winston S.. The world crisis 1915.

London. Thornton Butterworth Limited, [1923]. First edition.
8vo. 557pp, [1]. With seven maps, and one further illustrated plate. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt. Without dustwrapper. Extremities rubbed. Scattered foxing. Inked ownership inscription of Vereker M. Hamilton to recto of FFEP.
The first edition of the second volume of Churchill's monumental, superlative, account of the second year of the First World War.

Vereker Monteith Hamilton (1856-1931), Scottish artist of military and historical works, brother of British Army officer and Boer War veteran Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), subject of Winston Churchill's Ian Hamilton's March (1900).
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 25961