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Folio - over 12" - 15" ta; 311 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Volume I ONLY. No slipcase. Folio size, beautifully blue decorated cloth on black boards with gilt lettering. Endpapers ivory. Tiny bit of shelf rub at spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. A Great Gift! A history combining New Selections from the greatest chronicler of the War and the most memorable illustrations by the men who took part in it. The text for this book was specially abridged by Denis Kelly from Sir Wnston Churchill's six-volume memoirs entitled The Second World War, excerpts from which were published in LIFE from 1943 to 1953. Photos and paintings were selected from the finest work of World War II made by both Allies and enemies. Most appeared in LIFE during and after the war, while others are here for the first time.