Title: Mountbatten: The Official Biography
Publication Date: 1985
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)
Edition: 1st Edition
Inscribed,AS NEW 1st UK Edition,1st Printing,Full Number line & Warmly inscribed and dated in blue ink by author on half-title page;"for --- with the author’s best wishes--."AS NEW Flawless hardcover in AS New,Flawless Dustjacket,original &15.00 price net intact,shows no shelfwear of any kind,now in clear archival jacket. BOOK;IMMACULATE; Clearly unread & completely unmarked—no remainder,bookseller or publisher marks;no signatures,bookplates,gift inscriptions,notes,etc. Endpapers &pages are crisp,bright, white.Tight binding.Flawless coverboards,titles, & corners.Spine shows slight humping at ends,but is strong & straight,strong hinges with o signs of cocking or guttering.Very Fine,gift quality copy that would make a good addition to a private or academic library.100% Guaranteed. Ships carefully packaged in special box. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-2944817077
Synopsis: A biography of Louis, the 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma. It examines his long and distinguished career, his wartime activites as Allied Chief of Combined Operations and his time as Viceroy and Governor General of India.
About the Author: Philip Ziegler was born in 1929 and educated at Eton and New College, Oxford. He was a diplomat and publisher before becoming a full-time writer. He lives in London
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