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Squire, J. C., editor, with Winston Churchill, Ronald Knox, G. K. Chesterton, Hilaire Belloc, Harold Nicolson and others
If It Had Happened Otherwise : Lapses Into Imaginary History
Longmans, Green and Co. 1931, London. First edition. vii, 289 pp. Publlisher's original maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Minor marks to boards. Neat ink name to front endpaper. Internally clean. J. C. Squire, editor of the London Mercury, collected in this book a series of essays from some of the leading historians of the period which could be considered alternative histories or 'uchronias'. Contributors include G. K. Chesterton on 'If Don John of Austria had Married Mary Queen of Scots,' Harold Nicolson on 'If Byron Had Become King of Greece,' and Winston Churchill on 'If Lee Had Not Won the Battle of Gettysburg.' Very scarce Churchill item. 8vo. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Stephen Foster - ABA, ILAB, & PBFA [London, United Kingdom]
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