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Name    Salinger, Pierre with Sander Vanocur (Editors)


Binding   Hardcover

Condition   Fine in Fine dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Chicago, IL Encyclopedia Britannica 1964

Seller ID   7290

This is a gift condition fine hardcover book in a fine slipcase. The book has been well cared for. No marks, no writing, no wear to the book or the slipcase. There is a gilt title on the side of the slipcase and a tooled (reverse embossing) title and Kennedy signature with the birth and death date on the cover and the title on the spine, both in gilt. There is a Foreword by Theodore C. Sorensen and a Dedication by President Lyndon B. Johnson. The contents include text and illustrations - photos, sketches and drawings. There is half of a narrow band that wrapped around the book, It has words that one of the illustrations is that of a watercolor by Jacqueline Kennedy that hung close to the President's desk. The book contains the earliest tributes selected by the editors, Salinger and Vanocur. One is a drawing to two children of Columbia crying while saluting. Adjacent to is is a letter from the President of Venequelas addressed to Caroline and John - with words to Caroline reminding her that her father brought her to the door of the White House to meet him (Romulo Betancourt) . The text includes tributes from a wide range of people. ; 8vo; 162 pages

History Presidents John F. Kennedy Tributes Illustrated

Price = 35.00 USD

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