Binding: Stapled wraps
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: Conservative Political Centre, 1955.
First edition/first printing. Gallup A67a. Unread, Very Fine condition in protective envelope. Printed by Oliver Burridge and Co. , Ltd. On Homeric Antique laid paper, cream wrappers printed in blue and black. Doubtful a nicer copy can be found.
A lecture delivered at a CPC Literary Luncheon by Nobel Prize Winner Thomas Stearns Eliot, with a forword by The RT. Hon. Sir Anthony Eden.
"A political tradition in which the doctrinaire dominates the man of action, and a tradition in which political philosophy is formulated or re-codified to suit the requirements and justify the conduct of a ruling clique, may be equally disastrous. "; [1-8], 9-22,  pages.