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The Common-Wealth Challenge Derek Ingram

The Common-Wealth Challenge - Derek Ingram

London: George Allen & Unwin, 1962, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dustwrapper. Unlaminated dustwrapper a little edgeworn and faded with two circular sticker marks to the upper panel, small scuff at the top corner and a closed tear to the foot of the lower panel. Edges of the textblock lightly tanned. Text complete, clean and tight.

Contains: Black & white drawings; Maps [1]; This book is based on, and is a much expanded version of, ‘Partners in Adventure’, first published by 1960 by Pan Books.

From the cover: “Has the commonwealth a future? Never have its potentialities been so great or as important as in these critical times. The commonwealth offers a challenge as momentous as any in Britain’s history.”

Illustrated by Rt Hon Robert G. Menzies & Alhaji The Rt. Hon. Sir Abubakar Tafava Balewa. Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Brown boards with White titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 291 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.