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Two-Gun Cohen (1954)

Charles Drage

London: Jonathan Cape
First edition.
1954
Near Fine book in Very Good jacket
B4590

First edition. Octavo, pp286. Red cloth covered boards with gilt lettering to spine, red stain to top edge. In original un-clipped dust jacket (16s. net).

 

Biography of General Morris Abraham Cohen ("Two-Gun Cohen") of the Chinese Nationalist Army, who was born in England, lived in Canada, fought in France during WW1, worked as aide-de-camp to Dr Sun Yat Sen, was a General in the Chinese Nationalist Revolutionary Army, spent time in Stanley POW Camp following the occupation of Hong Kong and all-in-all was a great adventurer.

 

Book has no markings or inscriptions internally, edges bright. Jacket has a 2cm circular stain on the front panel. Overall Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket.

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Two-Gun Cohen

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