Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990. Reprint Edition. Octavo, publisher's black cloth over black paper, spine gilt, original pictorially illustrated dust jacket.
One-volume edition of Churchill's classic memoir, originally published in 1959. The memoir reduced to about a quarter of the length Churchill's monumental six-volume history of the Second World War (originally published from 1948-54), but retains "the drama, graphic descriptions, eyewitness details, and magisterial prose of the original volumes." With maps and an extensive index. Near fine in unclipped dust jacket. Item #2217