Signed D. Ben-Gurion under frontispiece portrait. 1/2000. Quarto. xxii, 862pp. Signed. Faux-leather binding with gilt-stamped Star of Israel and facsimile Ben-Gurion signature on cover, gilt lettering on spine, housed in matching slipcase. Blue decorative endpapers. Frontispiece photograph of David Ben-Gurion. An detailed memoir of David Ben-Gurion, the first prime minister of the State of Israel, illuminating the history of the Jewish people leading the reader, "after centuries of pioneering," to the establishment of the State of Israel and the years following, including the Suez Crisis, 1956-1957, and the Six-Day War in 1967. Includes two glossy b/w photo sections documenting the founding of Israel. Inscription from previous owner on half-title page. Slipcase slightly scratched. Otherwise very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 34562
Title: Israel: A Personal History [SIGNED]
Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls/Sabra Books
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: vg
Edition: Limited edition.
Book Description Funk & Wagnalls, 1971. FULL DARK BLUE LEATHER ... Book Condition: Very Good. Ben-Gurion, David. Israel: A Personal History. Limited edition signed by Ben-Gurion. NY: Funk & Wagnalls, 1971. #1947 of 2000 signed copies. 862pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 8vo. Signed by author. Book condition: Very good with fading to edges of endsheets, gift inscription on verso of title page, and highlighting in the Introduction and first few pages of first chapter. The covers and rest of the textblock are pristine. Signed by Ben-Gurion under frontispiece. Scarce. Bookseller Inventory # RBENISR00JN