Item #33201 FABIAN INTERNATIONAL ESSAYS. T. E. M. McKitterick, Kenneth Younger, Leonard Woolf.


London: Hogarth Press, 1957.

1st Edition. Signature by Bernard Crick inside and Leonard Woolf on letter insert. First edition. 219pp. 8vo. Foreword by Hugh Gaitskell. A very good copy with slightly edge-nicked dustjacket on red boards with gold stamping.
FABIAN INTERNATIONAL ESSAYS includes essays by Richard Lowenthal (Co-existence with Soviet Communism ), Thomas Balogh ( The Political Economy of the Cold War ), John Strachey ( British Defence Policy ), T.E.M. McKitterick ( The Middle East ), Kenneth Younger ( The Far East ), P.C. Gordon Walker (Policy for the Commonwealth ) and Denis Healey ( Beyond Power Politics ).

This copy belonged to the political theorist BERNARD CRICK and bears his dated signature 1957 on the front endpaper, together with his minor marginal scorings and a couple of notes on the rear endpaper.
In 1993, Crick established the Orwell Prize with sponsorship from The Political Quarterly to honour political writing. He was also known as the biographer for George Orwell.

Glued to the front pastedown is a typed, signed letter from Leonard Woolf to Bernard Crick
requesting him to review the book for The Political Quarterly.

Item #33201    Price: US$875.00