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Memoirs (2 Volumes): Year of Decisions and Years of Trial and Hope by  Harry S Truman - Signed First Edition - 1955 - from Bookbid Rare Books (SKU: 1403366)

Memoirs (2 Volumes): Year of Decisions and Years of Trial and Hope

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Memoirs (2 Volumes): Year of Decisions and Years of Trial and Hope

by Truman, Harry S

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1955. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Two volume set of the Harry S. Truman Memoirs, INSCRIBED. Volume 1: Years of Decisions is a first edition as stated on the copyright page. INSCRIBED and dated by Truman on the dedication page to Lt. Col. William B. Morrell "from one artillery man to another". Lt. Morrell and his wife's names are written on the front free end paper. The book is in very good condition with slight edge wear; a nice square copy. Dust jacket is also very good with the original price of $5.00 printed on the front flap. Slight chipping and creasing along the edges, at corners and spine ends. Small closed tear on the front panel and two closed tears on the top of the back panel. Volume 2: Years of Trial and Hope is a first edition, as stated on the copyright page. A nice, bright, square copy in near fine condition. Morrell's name is written on the front free end paper. The dust jacket is very good with the original price printed on the front flap; very slight shipping along the edges, and a slight crease at the top of the front panel. Both volumes come housed in a custom slip case. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.

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bookseller
Bookbid Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
1403366
Title
Memoirs (2 Volumes): Year of Decisions and Years of Trial and Hope
Author
Truman, Harry S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday & Company, Inc
Date Published
1955
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