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1 Jack and Jackie: Portrait of an American Marriage
Andersen, Christopher
New York William Morrow 1996 0-688-14760-7 / 9780688147600 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean light gray boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 400 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 010433

Price: 12.00 USD
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Little Abe Lincoln, Babcock, Bernie
2 Little Abe Lincoln
Babcock, Bernie
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Reprint Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean Grosset & Dunlap edition in clean unchipped original jacket. Immaculate blue cloth boards with black illustration and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pp. Illustrated with four black & white plates. Color illustrated jacket is unchipped, clean as a whistle, with a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An exceptionally nice copy of this book and dustjacket. 019898

Price: 50.00 USD
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Reaching for Glory: Lyondon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965, Beschloss, Michael
3 Reaching for Glory: Lyondon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965
Beschloss, Michael
New York Simon & Schuster 2001 0-684-80408-5 / 9780684804088 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean dust jacket. Very clean pale blue/white boards with blue spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 474 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Large 8vo. Political. 013222

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Vital South;  How Presidents are Elected, Black, Earl;  Black, Merle
4 The Vital South; How Presidents are Elected
Black, Earl; Black, Merle
Cambridge, MA - London, England Harvard University Press 1992 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, signed by author. Very clean sky-blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR: "For Dick Fenno, with great respect and admiration - Merle Black - March, 1999" Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped and has some minor surface wear to corner tips, small chip at bottom right front corner tip (size of pea). 400 pgs. with index. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Political. 014273

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5 Presidential Anecdotes
Boller, Paul F., Jr.
New York/Oxford Oxford University Press 1981 0-19-502915-1 / 9780195029154 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Dark turquoise endpapers. P/O name on front free endpaper. Pages are bright and clean. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with very small (1/16") closed tear at top rear edge, and a mere hint of wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Political. 004564

Price: 12.00 USD
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THE PASSIONS OF ANDREW JACKSON, Burstein, Andrew
6 THE PASSIONS OF ANDREW JACKSON
Burstein, Andrew
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2003 0375414282 / 9780375414282 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean blue boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 292 pp. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020211

Price: 10.00 USD
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Soldier of Democracy - A Biography of Dwight Eisenhower, Davis, Kenneth S.
7 Soldier of Democracy - A Biography of Dwight Eisenhower
Davis, Kenneth S.
Garden City, NY Doubleday Doran 1945 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Beautiful First Edition (stated) in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with burgundy title box. gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 566 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has a few short closed edge tears, tiny shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023670

Price: 40.00 USD
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8 In Review: Pictures I've Kept
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean illustrated endpapers. 237 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with just a mere touch of corner wear and two very small (1/8" or less) closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A biography of Eisenhower with excellent black & white historical photographs. 8 x 11". Biography. 009186

Price: 14.00 USD
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From the Ranch to the White House - Life of Theodore Roosevelt, Ellis, Edward S.
9 From the Ranch to the White House - Life of Theodore Roosevelt
Ellis, Edward S.
New York Hurst & Company 1906 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Toast brown cloth boards with black, brown and white decoration on cover and spine, brown lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. (White house decoration at top quarter of cover, with Roosevelt mounted on galloping horse swirling lariat overhead on bottom two-thirds of cover). Small bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with brief previous owner inscription neatly penned with date (1908) on front free endpaper. No other marks. Frontispiece portrait of Theodore Roosevelt. Preface by the author. 308 pages. 024749

Price: 20.00 USD
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Remembering Reagan, Hannaford, Peter; Charles D. Hobbs
10 Remembering Reagan
Hannaford, Peter; Charles D. Hobbs
Washington DC Regnery Publishing, Inc. 1994 0895265141 / 9780895265142 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
Limited Premier Edition in dust jacket and slipcase, with accompanying certificate of authenticity certifying that this volume is number 562 of 2500 printed and signed in blue ink by the publisher Alfred S. Regnery. Also laid in is a signed card from Ronald Reagan, and signed full color photo of George Bush (the younger). 160 page, four-color book, with more than 220 photos, printed on highest quality acid-free paper has been hand-numbered and individually signed by its authors, Peter Hannaford and Charles D. Hobbs. Book is bound in red cloth boards (very clean) with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Clean blue endpapers. Author signatures on half-title page. First printing (number line on copyright page 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1). Dust jacket is clean, bright and unchipped, no tears, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Dark blue slipcase is clean and unworn, with silver lettering. 024455

Price: 100.00 USD
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11 Woodrow Wilson: A Biography for Young People
Hatch, Alden
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Here is a collectible book for the library of that special young person in your life who is interested in history. Inscribed and SIGNED with date (1948) by the author, this book is from the collection of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. and comes with a document certifying that the book is from that collection, signed by the Roosevelt Library Director. Clean red cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. 280 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, is enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011042

Price: 30.00 USD
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Lives of Our Presidents Every Child Can Read, Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman
12 Lives of Our Presidents Every Child Can Read
Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1925 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
In original attractive dustjacket - very clean decorated green cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. 300 pp. Clean dustjacket (a little very faint foxing to spine) has color image of George Washington on front panel, a few tiny closed edge tears, tiny bit of wear to paper at corners and spine head. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lovely example from John C. Winston Company's "Every Child's Library" series. 020998

Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Andrew Jackson: An Epic in Homespun
Johnson, Gerald W.
New York Minton, Balch & Co. 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Black cloth boards with clean unchipped illustrated label on cover, paper label on spine (slightly darkened, very tiny chip at top edge). Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Maps on endpapers. Frontis portrait of Andrew Jackson. Pages are clean. 303 pgs. 009404

Price: 10.00 USD
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Man From Abilene - Dwight David Eisenhower: A Story of Leadership, McCann, Kevin
14 Man From Abilene - Dwight David Eisenhower: A Story of Leadership
McCann, Kevin
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with blue title box on spine, silver lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Previous owner name neatly penned on back side of front free endpaper. 252 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has a few short closed edge tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Written by one of his close associates, this biography traces out Eisenhower's essential personality by finding the origins in his Kansas boyhood; his training at West Point; his long years of military service with MacArthur in the Philippines; and his efforts during the early months of WW II to secure a troop command. 025217

Price: 15.00 USD
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Eisenhower, Perret, Geoffrey
15 Eisenhower
Perret, Geoffrey
New York Random House 1999 0375500464 / 9780375500466 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Beautiful first edition in dust jacket. Very clean gray boards with pale gray spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. 685 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In-depth biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower offers fresh perspectives, not only on World War II and the Korean War but also on the Cold War, the civil rights movement, McCarthyism, the U-w crisis and Vietnam. 027951

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16 This Man Hoover: A Human Interest Story - With a Part Two By Hoover Himself
Reeves, Earl
New York A. L. Burt 1928 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner inscription and date (1928) on front free endpaper. 255 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has very tiny shallow chips at spine edges, 1" closed edge tear to rear panel with small wrinkle at tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 012398

Price: 12.00 USD
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17 The Lion's Pride: Theodore Roosevelt and His Family in Peace and War
Renehan, Edward
Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. Oxford University Press 1998 0-19-512719-6 / 9780195127195 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean white paper marbled boards, green spine with cream colored lettering. Binding is tight, with very slight lean. Clean cream colored end papers, 289 pgs. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. Dust jacket is clean and unchipped not price clipped. Enclosed in new mylar acid free cover. 011283

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Boys and Girls of  the White House, Sage, Agnes Carr
18 The Boys and Girls of the White House
Sage, Agnes Carr
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1909 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. (signed binding - monogram appears to be GWH - George W. Hood). Green cloth boards with black, green, blue and white illustration of two children playing in a water garden in front of the white house. Green title box with cream lettering on cover, cream lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying, a few very light surface scratches to cover illustration. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean front endpapers; rear endpapers have pencilled list of all U.S. president's name from George Washington through Dwight Eisenhower. Frontis illustration + eleven additional illustrations (black and white plates). 326 pages. 022284

Price: 24.00 USD
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19 John F. Kennedy, President
Sidey, Hugh
New York Atheneum Jan. 1964 1964 New Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
434 pgs. VG+ in VG DJ - new mylar cover Clean red cloth book with gold lettering on spine. Blue endpapers. Binding tight, book straight. Owner's name inside. Dust jacket is unchipped and price unclipped. Illustrated with black & white photos. Dust jacket has photo of Kennedy in front of Washington Memorial.Biography. 001773

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Kennedy Legacy, Sorenson, Theodore C.
20 The Kennedy Legacy
Sorenson, Theodore C.
New York The MacMillan Co. 1969 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean maroon cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 414 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has one tiny chip at top spine edge (size of small match head), no tears, has some fading to spine. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author was closely associated with both John and Robert Kennedy. As JFK's lawyer, advisor, speechwriter, and "intellectual blood bank" he served in the White House from 1961 to 1964 as Special Counsel to the President. In this book he rejects the view that only myths and memories remain from the Kennedy legacy left by John and Robert Kennedy. 013968

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