New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1967, 1969, 1970. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Black & red spine with gilt text; Slipcase has moderate shelf wear with scratches and rubbing on exterior but still intact; 4 Volumes - 1 -The Birth of Britain, 2 -The New World, 3 -The Age of Revolution and 4 -The Great Democracies; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with wear on exteriors such as: vol. 1 bumped head fore corner with light stains on front & rear, vol. 2 & 3 also have slight stain on front & rear, and vol. 4 has tear at spine head edge, but all are intact with strong panels; Text blocks show lightly age toned exterior edges with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; deckled fore edges and previous owner's name on ffep of v. 1; pp 1759. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1993. Octavo; VG/Hardcover in Slipcase; Black case; Light shelf wear to slipcase; Light shelf wear to covers of volume set, boards are clean and strong; Binding solid; Text block clean; Volume I - The Birth of Britain, pp 521 pp Volume II - The New World, pp 433 Volume III - The Age of Revolution, pp 402 Volume IV - The Great Democracies, pp 403.
London: Cassell & Co. Ltd, 1956. First Edition. Set of four octavos in burgundy hardcovers with beige and brown DJs in brodart; VG/VG; vol. 1 front cover has a minor crease; good binding; DJs clean; all in good condition; vol. 1 The Birth of Britain; vol. 2 The New World; vol. 3 The Age of Revolution; vol. 4 The Great Democracies; shelved in Case 5; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1908. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xiii, 226 pages, 16 pages ads; VG; spine red with gilt lettering; front board has a pictorial of Churchill standing over a rhino; folded map on page 2; all maps and photos present; frontispiece with tissue guard; boards with mild rubbing, spine slightly sun-faded, tear and wear to head of spine; text block shows some foxing, but interior clean; RB consignment; shelved case 5.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. First American Edition. 8vo., xii, 377pp.; VG/G; spine red and white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, moderate bumping and shelfwear, including rips to lower edges, head and tail of spine, corners; price cut; interior clean; includes 28 illustrations; text block has smudges to lower fore corner, speckling to top; shelved case 5.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1948. Mixed. 8vo; VG/VG; hardcover; red, yellow and green spines with black texts; the 6 vols. are in uniform condition; Vols.1-3 & 5 are 1st editions, vols. 4 & 6 are Canadian 1st editions; dust jackets have moderate tears and smudges; boards have limited stains and bumping to the corners; paste downs and end papers are considerably tanned, fore edges are stained and slightly frayed; vol. 2 has a book plate to the front paste down; text blocks have stains to the edges otherwise pages are clean; 784p. (Vol.1); 751p. (Vol.2); 903p.(Vol.3); 1000p. (Vol.4); 749p. (Vol.5); 800p.(Vol.6).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. Book of the Month Club Edition. Octavo; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Black, Red and White spines with Black, Red and White text; Dustjackets have moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear, fraying along spine edges, Volume 1 has open tears along spine edges, open tear along head edge of spine, closed tears along top corner of front cover and head and tail edges of rear cover, smudges on both covers, Volume 2 has open tear along head edge of front cover towards spine, open tear at top corner of rear cover, crease along spine, tape along spine edges, closed tear along rear joint, Volume 3 has open tears along spine edges, open tear along head edge of spine, red smudges on rear cover, Volume 4 has open tears along spine edges, closed tears along head and tail edges of rear cover, red smudges on rear cover, Volume 5 has open tears along spine edges, open tear along head edge of front cover, Volume 6 has open tear along head edge of spine and both covers, small open tear along tail edge of spine, closed tear along top corner of rear cover, smudges on both covers; Boards strong, clean, bumping to corners; Textblocks have some age toning, Volume 1 has moisture ring on head edge, Volume 5 has moisture ring on head edge, Volume 6 has faint mark on head edge, otherwise clean; Volume 1 784 pp, Volume 2 751 pp, Volume 3 903 pp, Volume 4 1000 pp, Volume 5 749 pp, Volume 6 800 pp; Volume 1 published 1948, Volume 2 published 1949, Volume 3 published 1950, Volume 4 published 1950, Volume 5 1951, Volume 6 1953; Book of the Month Club Edition. 6 Volumes Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
London, Toronto, Melbourne, Sydney: Cassell & Co. Ltd, 1948. First Australian Edition. Octavo; G/Fair; pp 640; sunned beige spine with navy text; odd volume; dust jacket has sun darkened exterior; some chips to edges; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior; sturdy boards; slightly rubbed corners; text block has age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; patterned endpapers; illustrated.
London: Cassell & Co. Ltd, 1950. First U.K. Edition. Octavo; pp 818; G/G-; tan spine with green and red text; odd volume; dust jacket has small chips to edges; moderate sunning to spine; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; some mild smudges to exteriors; strong boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; interior has light foxing to first and last few pages.
London: Cassell & Co., 1951. Octavo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with blue print; DJ in mylar, top portion of spine torn away, large tears down the spine, front torn away from spine (taped), faded spine; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has red-tinted top edge, stained, spine break at page 916, spotting to rear endpapers; xviii, 917 pages, illustrated (maps and diagrams, some folded).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1950. 8vo; VG-VG-; hardcover; black and cream spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate marks, tears and scratches; with the exception of minor stains, boards are clean and sturdy; edges of the volume are moderately tanned but text block is legible; 903p. ( Odd vol.-vol. 3 only).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, Inc., 1949. 1st Edition. 8vo; VG/VG-; hardcover; pink and black spine with black cream and black text; dust jacket has clear, mylar protecting covering; and also has severe smudges; boards have minor rubbing to the spine and slight bumping to the tip; text block is moderately shelf worn with discoloration to the edges and severe stain to pp.700-701 otherwise pages are legible; 751p.(odd vol-vol.2 only).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1948. 1st US Edition. 8vo; VG/VG-; hardcover; light brown and brown spine and black text; dust jacket has strong tears; boards have severe white stains; paste downs, free end papers are extremely tanned, edges are stained and pages are slightly discolored but clean; 784p.(Odd vol.-vol.1 only)).
Charleston, SC: BiblioBazaar, 2006. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ wraps: Yellow spine with black text: Covers show some wear with fraying and curling around edges, crease down the front at joint, some scuffing and chipping: Textblock has some staining, small folds, titlepage has staining along bottom, previous owners name written in blue ink at top, pages are free of markings and tears with some minor folds: 274 pp.
London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1967. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg; dj's, white spines with multi-color text; dj, light scuffing and rubbing; HB's. red cloth spines with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text blocks, clean; head edges, tinted red. --v.1, Part 1, 1874-1896: pp xxi, 1-678; --v.1, Part 2: pp 679-1290.
London: Folio Society, 2000. Reprinted. Octavo; VG; brown spines with gilt text; no jackets; volumes 4,5,6 only; brown slipcase; slipcase has split start to rear head and tail edges; mild wear to exterior; vol. 4, The Hinge of Fate, pp ; vol. 5, Closing the Ring, pp 623; vol. 6, Triumph and Tragedy, pp 658; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks clean; frontispieces; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London, Toronto, Melbourne: Cassell & Co. Ltd, 1949. First UK Edition. Small Octavo; pp 683; G/G-; dark goldish beige pictorial spine with purple text; odd volume; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; slight smudges to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows age toned exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; light foxing to few pages; tight binding;.