Title: Lost Peace : A Personal Impression. UK in dj.
Publisher:  Faber and Faber, London, 1941,
Seller ID: 86987
BUTLER, Harold. The Lost Peace : A Personal Impression . London: Faber and Faber Limited, (1941). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-224. 8vo, black cloth withgilt lettering to spine. The author's memoirs, told "without the least tra ce of pomposity or didactic omniscience [or] pretentious thunderings", of his time spent largely as the Director of the International Labour Office --"the one real success of the League [of Nations]" -- documenting his caree r during the intra-war period, before his resignation in 1938. "He travelled frequently in almost every country in Europe, and also made journeys in Africa, Asia, and America, particularly Canada and the United States". Contents: 1. Travel and Politics; 2. Geneva; 3. France; 4. Germany; 5. Austria; 6. New Nations and Old; 7. The Lost Peace; 8. Questions for To-morrow. Light shelfwear, else very good in nicked, spine-sunned, corner-clipped (but not price-clipped) dust jacket. 30.00