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War Memoirs: The Call To Honour 1940-1942; Volume One by  Charles de Gaulle - First edition - 1955 - from Evening Star Books (SKU: 00007790)

War Memoirs: The Call To Honour 1940-1942; Volume One

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War Memoirs: The Call To Honour 1940-1942; Volume One

by de Gaulle, Charles

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London: Collins, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8vo. [8], 9-320 pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 18s. net on front flap of jacket. Translated by Jonathan Griffin. Illustrated by several black and white photographs from de Gaulle's life. A nice copy of the first volume in the French general and politician's memoirs of World War II. A Very Good+ book with a tiny tear to the half-title page and a spot of yellowing to the top textblock in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear.

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book dealer
Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00007790
Title
War Memoirs: The Call To Honour 1940-1942; Volume One
Author
de Gaulle, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Collins
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1955

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About Evening Star Books

We buy and sell rare and fine books in many fields. Our interests include philosophy, modern first editions, and works of historical or intellectual interest. In addition to bookselling, we regularly do valuations and appraisals for non-IRS purposes. Evening Star Books is a Limited Liability Company.

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