MARLBOROUGH. His Life and Times. (Volume I only).
Edition: First Canadian issue
Toronto: Ryerson, no date . Volume I only (of four, although only the first three had a Canadian issue). Purple cloth, spine gilt lettered. , (612) pp. 35 photogravure plates, 8 facsimiles (some folding), 14 maps and plans (one folding). Spine is a bit sunned, as usual with this colour, with a half inch tear to top; some sunning, small spots to covers, with damp stain to upper fore margin of front cover; Xmas, 1933, ink name to front free endpaper; damp stain to fore edges showing internally only to the outer margin of plates (about 1/4 inch max penetration); else a good, sound copy of this uncommon issue (much scarcer than the UK or US editions). Made from sheets of the UK (Harrap) first printing, but without the errata slip found at page 16 in the UK edition. 1.5 kg parcel.; Thick octavo