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The Servant of Peace - Edited by Wilder Foote

The Bodley Head, 1962, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Edges of DJ somewhat ruffled, somewhat faded and loose. Price Clipped. Edges of the textblock lightly tanned. Text bright and tight.

A selection of the Speeches and Statements of Dag: Hammarsköld — Secretary-General of the United Nations 1953-1961. From the cover: “Dag Hammarsköld will go down in history as one of the few great international figures of the post-war period. In his eight and a half years as Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1953, when he succeeded Trygve Lie, to his tragic death in a plane crash in Northern Rhodesia in 1961, he showed himself to be a man of outstanding ability and devotion |to his work.”

Jacket designed by Lacey Everett. Size: 8¾" x ¾". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 388 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.