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Title:Britain's Way to Social Security
Price:AUD$14.90 (about USD$10.30)
Item ID:SB00-0117284
Publisher:Pilot Press, London, 1945
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Good
Pilot Press, 1945, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First

index. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and blue coloured titles to the backstrip. A summation of the "Beveridge Plan", a reconstruction plan for postwar Britain (World War II). The author was an expert in social security field, and he gives a balanced view of both the Beveridge Plan and the government of the day's plan – which incorporated parts of the Beveridge Plan, so the average person would be able to follow and have some guide as to what was happening. Softening to the backstrip with rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. A small mark to the rear book panel. Browning and foxing to the textblock edges and lighter Browning to the pages. Some foxing to the endpapers and previous owners name to the top edge of the free front end paper. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges with a few small pieces missing from the top edge of the front panel. A small close tear to the top edge of the rear panel with creasing to the other dustwrapper edges. Rubbing and marks to the dustwrapper panels with sunning to the backstrip. As was a common practice in post-war period of publishing the dustwrapper has been printed on the back of a different book's dustwrapper – in this case "Target for Tomorrow No. 4, a series of books on post-war planning. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], 7-110, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Britain/UK; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 0117284.
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