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Anthony Smith Books

General stock but specialities include library sets, illustrated books, architecture, biography, history and literature.  Small stock, £10 - £10,000. Private premises, with regular pop-up shops in central London. Visitors welcome by appointment. Very flexible. Catalogues issued occasionally. Pop-up shops held at John Murray's former offices at 50 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BD.

The Sword of Honour Trilogy. Comprising ‘Men at Arms’, ‘Officers and Gentlemen’, and ‘Unconditional Surrender’

Description

8vo. 3 volumes, set. First editions. Original navy cloth, gilt. Top edges stained blue. Jackets designed by Biro. Men at Arms: Small Foyle’s label on rear pastedown. Price-clipped d/w is a bit faded on the spine with small loss to the tips and spine ends, a couple of closed tears and a tiny hole about halfway along the spine. Officers and Gentlemen: Neat ink presentation inscription dated Christmas 1955 on fly. D/w rubbed and toned with a faint stain to the back panel, some creasing and internal repairs to the head of the spine. Unconditional Surrender: Small Bowes & Bowes label to the front pastedown. D/w very slightly faded at the spine and back panel a little toned. Near fine in very good dust-wrappers.

Price

£300.00