London: Cassell &MB C0., Ltd.. (1948-1954). Very Fine First editions of Churchill's masterwork. Six volumes bound in handsome royal red three quarters morocco with gilt titles and tooling to the spine in six compartments within raised bands, gilt ruling to the front and rear panels, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Superb. In 1953 Churchill was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. It placed number one on the 100 best non-fiction books of the twentieth century by Modern Library, and National Review magazine placed it as the all-important Number One on the Hundred Best Non-fiction Books of the 20th century. A splendid and highly important set to add to one's cøllection. Item #10308

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