London to Ladysmith via Pretoria

(Item #4885) London to Ladysmith via Pretoria. Winston Churchill.
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
Recounting his experiences in the Second Boer War
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria

London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1900. First edition. Finely bound in three-quarter morocco over marbled boards, plain endpapers. A Near Fine copy with a previous owner's gift inscription on the half-title and minor foxing, illustrated and with maps throughout.

An early work by the young Churchill, London to Ladysmith recounts his experiences as a soldier in the Second Boer War. These experiences would prepare Churchill to follow in the footsteps of other distinguished family members, becoming a renowned military leader and statesman best known for his role in World War II and as Prime Minister.
Near Fine (Item #4885)

Price: $1,500

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