London: Longmans Green, 1901. New impression of Silver Library edition. Hardcover. Churchill's first book, a copy of the second and final printing of the Silver Library edition, which was the first to incorporate the author's corrections in the text.
Sml. 8vo, 337pp, frontis & 6 maps (2 folding). Orig. red smooth cloth rubbed and marked, small nick in lower front hinge and starting at the top & bottom of both hinges. Rubbed at corners and edge of front board, with a couple of black marks. Binding tight. Scarce early Churchill, the 2nd and corrected edition. See Langworth p.22 for variant points. Of the only 1,000 copies of this printing, just 337 were recorded as sold. Internally very good, binding good. Item #6143