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Call To Greatness

Call To Greatness

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Call To Greatness

by Stevenson, Adlai E

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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1954. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Near fine/near fine. First edition, first printing of Call To Greatness, signed by Adlai E. Stevenson.. Octavo, xii, 110pp, [5pp]. Black cloth, title in gilt on spine. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Appears unread. In publisher's dust jacket, $2.25 retail price on front flap, light wear at edges, shelf wear, a very good example. Signed by Adlai E. Stevenson on the front free endpaper.


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Call To Greatness
Stevenson, Adlai E
First edition, first printing of Call To Greatness, signed by Adlai E. Stevenson.
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Harper & Brothers Publishers
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