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1 Six Men: Charles Chaplin; H.L. Mencken; Humphrey Bogart; Adlai Stevenson; Bertrand Russell; Edward VIII
Cooke, Alistair
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1977 0-394-48434-7 / 9780394484341 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded blue-black cloth boards with clean light beige cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name and date at top corner of front free endpaper; no other marks. 205 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Alistair Cooke examines six legendary figures -- three of them English, three of them American.Biography. 016798

Price: 25.00 USD
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2 My Brother Adlai
Ives, Elizabeth Stevenson and Hildegarde Dolson
New York William Morrow 1956 Second Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are bright and clean. Very small P/O label on inside edge of front free endpaper. 308 pgs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has touch of wear at top of spine, a few spots of very light rubbing. 005221

Price: 10.00 USD
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Call to Greatness, Stevenson, Adlai E.
3 Call to Greatness
Stevenson, Adlai E.
London Rupert Hart-Davis 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very slight fading to upper spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 100 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top and bottom spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A very attractive book and dustjacket. 015462

Price: 15.00 USD
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What I Think, Stevenson, Adlai E.
4 What I Think
Stevenson, Adlai E.
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with some browning to front endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 240 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, with slight wear and a few very short closed edge tears at base of spine. Photo of Adlai Stevenson on front and rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Opinions, both incisive and wise, on the great public questions which confront Americans. 8vo. Political. 012915

Price: 15.00 USD
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5 As We Knew Adlai: The Stevenson Story By Twenty-two Friends
Twenty-two Friends
New York Harper & Row 1966 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 288 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Political. 008063

Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Portrait: Adlai E. Stevenson: Politician, Diplomat, Friend
Whitman, Alden
New York Harper & Row 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold and silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 289 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Gold endpapers. Closed tear to rear endpapers. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two small closed taped edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Political. 007979

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