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Image for A G-Man's Life  The FBI, Being 'Deep Throat,' And the Struggle for Honor in Washington

A G-Man's Life The FBI, Being 'Deep Throat,' And the Struggle for Honor in Washington

By: Felt, Mark & John O'Connor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PublicAffairs, 2006

Edition: 1st Edition


The story of "Deep Throat" in the Watergate scandal. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 376 pages; 30491 View more info

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Abraham Lincoln 1809-1858, Standard Library Edition In Four Volumes

By: Beveridge, Albert J.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin, 1928


All 4 volumes: Blind-stamped leather boards with round cameo of Lincoln in gold on front boards; deckled edges, top edge gilt. There are 9, 10, 8 and 9 illustrations respectively. Each illustration with the exception of page 308 in volume II and page 108 in volume I is tissued. The two illustrations not tissued have some foxing, as well as the fold-out illustration on page 142 of Volume II. Small faint dampstain to top edge of the first few pages of volume IV and Volume ... View more info

Abraham Lincoln, 4-Volume Set

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace, 1939


Previous owner's name, light dusting to top edges. Blue boards and gilt lettering still brilliant; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 297+210+361+381 pages; 20807 View more info

IMPEACHMENT

By: Berger, Raoul

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard, 1974

Edition: 4th Printing


" Mr. Berger digs into historical sources to arrive at the meaning of 'high crimes and misdemeanors' . He sheds new light on whether impeachment is limited to indictable crimes, whether 'high crimes and misdemeanors' have ascertainable limits, and whether action outside those limits is judicially reviewable. " - Light edgewear and upper corner of front cover bent. Bibliography. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 345 pages; 13227 View more info

Interwoven Destinies: Cities And The Nation

By: Cisneros, Henry G. , Ed. (The American Assembly, Columbia University)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company, 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


SIGNED. Essays assess the problems of America's major cities and suggest practical solutions for rebuilding urban infrastructure and redesigning government and judicial systems Gift from Daniel A. Sharp, President of the American Assembly, to Honorable Ted B. Reed, Mayor of Victoria, Texas. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 367 pages; 20728; Signed by Author View more info

John F. Kennedy

By: Lasky, Victor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Free World Press, 1960

Inscription: Signed by Author


Signed by author on half-title page. Covers soiled, creased. Spine rough, torn at bottom front edge with bottom staple peeping through. No edition stated, cover price 75 cents. Date of 3-20-61 written beside initials on half title plage. ; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 300 pages; 12244; Signed by Author View more info

John F. Kennedy And Pt-109

By: Tregaskis, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Landmark Books, Random House, 1962


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages; 25440 View more info

John Fitzgerald Kennedy as We Remember Him

By: Lieberson, Goddard (Producer and editor) , Joan Meyers (editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum Books, 1965

Edition: 1st Edition


Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 241 pages; 30054 View more info

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Johnny, We Hardly Knew Ye

By: [Kennedy, John F.] O'Donnell, Kenneth P., David F. Powers, and Joe McCarthy

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company, 1972


Lightly worn DJ in new mylar ; Book Club Edition; 495 pages; 29034C View more info

Image for Memoir Of The Life Of John Quincy Adams

Memoir Of The Life Of John Quincy Adams

By: Quincy, Josiah

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Phillips, Sampson and company, 1858

Edition: 1st Edition


First edition, NOT a print-on-demand or facsimile copy. Dedication page: "To the president and members of the Massachusetts Historical Society, this work, prepared at their request, is respectfully dedicated, by their associate, Josiah Quincy." Prefatory note: "...comprises the most important events in the life of a statesman second to none of his contemporaries in laborious and faithful devotion to the service of country..." Embossed boards, brown endpap... View more info

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Oil In The Warm Springs And Hamilton Domes, Neart Thermopolis, Wyoming

By: Department Of The Interior

Price: $10.40

Publisher: United States Geological Service, 1920


In mylar sleeve. "discard" stamp on front cover ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall - 8" to 9" tall; 21821 View more info

Image for Ordeal Of Ambition;  Jefferson, Hamilton, Burr

Ordeal Of Ambition; Jefferson, Hamilton, Burr

By: Daniels, Jonathan

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Doubleday, 1970

Edition: 1st Edition


Edgeworn, lightly chipped DJ with stain at upper edge of DJ flap in new mylar book jacket cover. Previous owner's stamp. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 446 pages; 28780 View more info

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Partners In Power

By: Morris, Roger

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt, 1996

Edition: 1st Edition


Signed: "Best wishes to Scott, Bill and Hillary". 2-inch vertical, closed slit with clean edges, barely visible on front of DJ, in mylar. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 526 pages; 15662; Signed by Biographee View more info

Profiles In Courage

By: Kennedy, John F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, 1963

Edition: 24th Printing


Spine glue is drying out; minor edgewear, light soil, pages tanning. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 233 pages; 26884 View more info

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Profiles In Courage Young Readers of America Selection

By: Kennedy, John F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers, 1961

Edition: BOMC


DJ is edgeworn, rubbed and chipped, now in new mylar cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 164 pages; 28212 View more info