A Place in History - Paul JohnsonLondon: Book Club Associates, 1974, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper very slightly rubbed at the edges, tanned on the reverse. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned towared the margins.
Illustrated with photographs, in colour & black and white. From the cover: “Scattered through Britain are places and buildings which have formed stages on, which the continuing drama of British history has been enacted. This book links thirteen such sites, which feature in the Thames Television series, ‘A Place in History’. These essays, written to accompany the television series, provide a detailed historical commentary, blending the essential facts with anecdotes, artistic analysis, eye-witness descriptions from many centuries, provocative theories about British history and society, and pen portraits of the famous who have made these places live.”