Item Detail

Item Number 3445
Title Fifteen Decisive Battles Of The World Signed Limited Edition, The
Author Creasy, Sir Edward S.
Condition NF/VG+
Publisher The Limited Editions Club
Place Published New York
Date Published 1969
Edition 1st Edition Thus
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Beautiful Limited Edition, Signed by illustrator on back end page and Numbered #1255/1500, in black slipcase; gilt lettering on black leather spine label. There are immaculate, pictoral end-papers and full color, modern art illustrations. This edition comprises the complete text of the fifth edition (1854) of Sir Edward S. Creasy's original work, omitting only some obscure references to earlier historical writings, from publisher's note. Signed by the illustrator on the back end page. Introduction by Hanson W. Baldwin and B&W page decorations and color illustrations by Joseph Domjan. Very beautiful book bound in decorative blue buckram with just a touch of wear to corners and lower spine end from being inserted into slipcase; otherwise excellent, straight, clean and no writing in it. Slip case is in very good plus condition with only minor scuffing on the back and slight wear to label edges and bumping of the corners. Original Limited Editions paperwork laid in (description of book and order form). ; Color and black/white; 12 1/2" x 9 1/2"; 211 pages; Signed by Illustrator
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) Sir Edward S. Creasy,Battles,Art,World History
Category(ies) 1st & Limited Editions - Signed,Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $76.50