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Clare Boothe Luce by  Wilfrid SHEED - First Edition - 1982 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 41120)

Clare Boothe Luce

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Clare Boothe Luce

by SHEED, Wilfrid

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN 10
0525030557
ISBN 13
9780525030553
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New York: E. P. Dutton. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1982. First Edition. Hard Cover. 0525030557 . A first edition of author's memoirs of his experiences with Clare Booth Luce (1903-1987), as well as biographical aspects of her extraordinary life. Ms. Luce was a journalist, ambassador, author, politician and public figure. She was the wife of Time-Life publisher Henry ("Harry") Luce. Mr. Sheen, himself a noted author, states that this work is "not a biography", and add that he isn't ". . .dead sure just what it is." With two sections of black & white photos depicting people and scenes from Ms. Luce's life. --- In gold paper-covered boards backed in white cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Simple jacket in gold, with author and subject photo to back panel. --- A very nice copy: clean, tightly-bound and bright. Unclipped jacket with some creasing and a small tear to top back edge; otherwise intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); vii, 183 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
41120
Title
Clare Boothe Luce
Author
SHEED, Wilfrid
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0525030557
ISBN 13
9780525030553
Publisher
E. P. Dutton
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1982
Keywords
0525030557
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir;

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