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The Eternal Quest - a Scroll of Empires

£19.99

Product description

Written as a poem, this work takes as its original thesis the argument that the civilisation of Europe has not taken place fortuitously but in a definite manner and under the control of natural law. The poem summarises the fall of the Gentile Empires and assigns reasons for the fall of bygone empires. It finally looks at the British Empire, its extraordinary development since 1800 and its influence and power at time of publication (1924), which are deemed to be features of the results of intellectual freedom. The book has 12 illustrations. The book is signed by the author, in a handwritten inscription to his cousin, dated 1926.

This hard cover book has a dust jacket which is discoloured and spotted, torn at the edges. Pages inside the covers are also spotted but in general the interior pages including the illustrations are clear and legible.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by author; first edition
Author(s):
Hamilton. F. de. Courcy and Stephens. B. M.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1924
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
125
Publisher:
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.

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About this item

Written as a poem, this work takes as its original thesis the argument that the civilisation of Europe has not taken place fortuitously but in a definite manner and under the control of natural law. The poem summarises the fall of the Gentile Empires and assigns reasons for the fall of bygone empires. It finally looks at the British Empire, its extraordinary development since 1800 and its influence and power at time of publication (1924), which are deemed to be features of the results of intellectual freedom. The book has 12 illustrations. The book is signed by the author, in a handwritten inscription to his cousin, dated 1926.

This hard cover book has a dust jacket which is discoloured and spotted, torn at the edges. Pages inside the covers are also spotted but in general the interior pages including the illustrations are clear and legible.

Added value:
Signed by author; first edition
Author(s):
Hamilton. F. de. Courcy and Stephens. B. M.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1924
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
125
Publisher:
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.

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