THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN, THE FEW

By: ARTHUR BRYANT [ Sir Arthur Bryant CH CBE LLD FRSL FR Hist S ] & EDWARD SHANKS

Price: £15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Airforce Blue Buckram Cloth Boards with gilt titles to upper panel. 225 x 150 mm approx. 32pp. Printed on hand made paper and with uncut edges to book block in a limited edition of 300 copies produced to raise funds for the Daily Sketch War Relief Fund. The copy offered by us is Nos 124. Originally published by the Daily Sketch 25,27 and 28th September 1944.with the war poet Edward Shank's poem "The Few" which was subsequently adopted for the Battle of Britain Memorial. Undated but variously attributed elsewhere as 1948. Near Fine (Book- negligible shelf wear soiling to cloth. No previous owner name or insc. The paper of the book block is particularly fresh and bright). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN, THE FEW

Author Name: ARTHUR BRYANT [ Sir Arthur Bryant CH CBE LLD FRSL FR Hist S ] & EDWARD SHANKS

Categories: Military / War, Aviation, Poetry,

Publisher: LONDON, THE DAILY SKETCH: 1948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 122598

Keywords: THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN, WORLD WAR TWO, WW II, ARTHUR BRYANT, EDWARD SHANKS, FEW. BRITAIN MEMORIAL, POETRY, DAILY SKETCH RELIEF FUND, BOOKS ON LINE BRIGHTON, ,