Julian Hodge

By: Timothy O'Sullivan

Price: £275.00

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Controversial financier, well connected with the Labour Party, given a Knighthood by the Harold Wilson government and best known for the commercial Bank of Wales scandal which also involved Jim Callaghan. Nicknamed "the usurer of the Valleys" by Private Eye. A full and affectionate inscription to Harold Wilson dated from the time of the LBW scandal: "To Sir Harold Wilson- the greatest living Statesman- who has done so much to heal the Split Society. And with much affection Julian and Moira March 1982. Provenance: Hansons Auctioneers - A Prime Minister's Life - The Collection of Harold & Mary Wilson - Friday 10 May 2019. First edition in a dust jacket, the book is tightly bound. Dust jacket is complete with only minor shelf wear, unclipped showing £8.95. The book is in very good condition, internally clean, free of markings and foxing. Foreword by the Rt. Hon. George Thomas MP.

Title: Julian Hodge

Author Name: Timothy O'Sullivan

Categories: Politics & Government, Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1981

Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed

Item: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 82150

Keywords: Politics & Government;Biography;Harold Wilson,