New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1991. 1st. Hardcover. First American Edition SIGNED by the author. . Large 8vo. 1066pp. Maps; Index. Illustrations. Single page ALS laid, addressed to former Stanford President, Richard Lyman ("Dick"). A fine copy in fine dustjacket. Item #16454
By one of Britain's most distinguished historians and Churchill's Official Biographer, this one volume biography "... is a brilliant marriage of the hard facts of the public life and the intimate details of the private man." - dustjacket flap. Not an abridgement of Gilbert's 8-volume "The Official Biography of Winston Churchill" and includes material not known when the earlier multi-volume biography was written.