BBC WAR REPORT 6 June 1944 to 5 May 1945 A Record of Dispatches Broadcast by the BBC'S War Correspondents with the Allied Expeditionary Force
HAWKINS , Desmond & Others
Published by OXFORD University Press / Geoffrey Cumberlege / for the BBC, London (1946)
Used Hardcover First Edition
Item Description: OXFORD University Press / Geoffrey Cumberlege / for the BBC, London, 1946. Hard Back.
Book Condition: VGood. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 205x140mm Approx. H/b+D/j Both VG.1st ed.452pp." Never before has it been possible to illustrate a war by the contemporary broadcasts of the men who took part in it ". illus. 2 Maps & 12x b/w photographic plates. Foreword by Montgomery.Set in 3 parts;- Over to Normandy , Normandy & the Rhine and The Rhine to the Elbe.Arnhem , Aachen , Ardennes , D-Day etc. Brussels , France , German etc.
Navy boards gilt titles , no inscriptions, clean throughout, light fox tan spotting to end papers & foredge] Dust Jacket not price clipped (original purchase slip from W H Smiths inside (Loose), paper also starting to fox at page endsn and tan, edgewear of col. rub/loss to corners max top, front corner, small creases atop spine & rear, back slight soil handling. DJ has some tears and faded but complete.