The Edge Of The Sword by Charles De Gaulle 1st / 1st 1960
First UK edition and first print published by Faber & Faber in 1960. This copy is in fine condition. The wrapper is remarkably free from any wear. The spine is unfaded and there are no chips or tears. It is not price clipped. The book is in highly presentable condition also. Showing the publishers correction slip on the copyright page as called for. There is no previous owner's ink. Overall a stunning fine copy.
Military and political thought from one of the most influential and important figures of the twentieth century. He considers the role of france and its military in WW1. First published in France in 1933, this UK first edition published much later, is in exceptional condition. Rare.