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Churchill, Colonel Charles Henry (1807-1869) Mount Lebanon, a Ten Years' Residence from 1842 to 1852.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Churchill, Colonel Charles Henry (1807-1869) Mount Lebanon, a Ten Years' Residence from 1842 to 1852. London: Saunders and Otley, 1853. First edition, three octavo volumes, illustrated, unopened, bound in full contemporary purple cloth, tooled in blind, spines faded, 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. (3)
Colonel Churchill created the first political plan for Zionism and the creation of the state of Israel in the region of Ottoman Palestine.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Charles Henry, Churchill, Book publishing, Bookbinding, British people, Charles Henry Churchill, Government of the United Kingdom, Graphic design, Paper art, Parliament of the United Kingdom, Print production, Religion and politics, Winston Churchill, Zionism, London, Israel, Palestinian Territories

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