The Job to be Done.
BEVIN Ernest (1942.)
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Portrait frontispiece. First English edition. 8vo., cloth. London, Heinemann.
The US edition precedes this edition by a year. Inscribed on the verso of the frontispiece 'With best wishes Ernest Bevin'. In 1919 David Lloyd George said of Bevin 'He is a powerful fellow, with a bull neck and a huge voice - he is a born leader...if there is trouble, mark my words, you will hear more of Bevin'.' Here assembled is a collection of speeches and broadcast addresses, many from Bevin's time as wartime Minister of Labour. Edges foxed.
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