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To Heal and to Build. The Programs of President Lyndon B.Johnson.

JOHNSON Lyndon B..; BURNS James M. editor (1968.)

£250.00  [First Edition]

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Frontispiece, illustrations. First edition. 8vo., cloth, dust jacket. New York, McGraw-Hill.

A presentation copy, inscribed in another hand on a card pasted to the reverse of the frontispiece 'To Chester Bowles With my best wishes', signed underneath 'Lyndon B Johnson'.

A collection of 47 Presidential speeches made by Johnson, with commentaries by the presentee Chester Bowles, Ralph Ellison and others. Chester Bowles was an experienced politician and diplomat, who made a fortune in the advertising business when a young man. He served on the staff of Senator John F. Kennedy, and was twice US Ambassador to India, the second time under President Kennedy and then President Johnson.

Stock Code: 221297