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    With an Inscription by Churchill Dated 1938 Tipped-In

    [Winston S. Churchill]. Randolph S. Churchill, compiler. Arms and the Covenant, Speeches by the Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill. London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., 1938. First edition. With the inscription: "Inscribed by / Winston S. Churchill / November 1938" on a 5" x 8" sheet tipped-on to the front free endpaper. Octavo. 466 pages. Publisher's blue cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the spine. Spine a bit faded with some spotting to front board. Edges of text block toned; former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. Scattered toning and foxing to the preliminary and terminal pages, especially the title page. Light damp stain at the lower edge of the text block. A sound copy in very good condition.

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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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