London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1926.
First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. Canadian diplomat and author Kenneth P. Kirkwood's copy with his library stamp to the front free endpaper, half--title and title-pages. A collaborative work undertaken when Toynbee was 36 and Kirkwood 26, as he notes in, 'Arnold J. Toynbee. Philosopher Of History'. 8vo. 329 pp. A very good or better copy in dark green cloth, gilt titles to the spine with some light wear at the crown and heel of the spine and corners. A volume in the series, The Modern World (A Survey of Historical Forces). A very presentable copy indeed. From a comprehensive Kenneth P. Kirkwood collection comprising original manuscripts, author's copies, and journals. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.
Item #32779 Price: US$225.00