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    World War II Propaganda (H.M. Stationary Office, 1940s). British Poster (19.5" X 29.75") "Never Was So Much Owed By So Many to So Few."
    First uttered after his exit from a bunker during the Battle of Britain, Winston Churchill found himself moved to silence at the bravery of England's RAF fighters before making one of the most profound and compelling statements of his career. This line provided a source of inspiration for the empire's beleaguered soldiers, and later became the title of one of Churchill's most memorable speeches. Featuring an image of the heroic RAF pilots, now nicknamed "The Few," this historic poster has had minimal touchup to the folds with small pinholes in the corners that are still visible. Linen has been trimmed to the border. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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