Profiles in Courage.
KENNEDY John F. (1956.)
£5000.00 [First Edition]
Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.
Illustrations. Reprint, in the same year as the First edition. 8vo., quarter black cloth over blue cloth boards, fore edge untrimmed, first issue dust jacket, quarter blue morocco clamshell box. New York, Harper and Bros.
A presentation copy, inscribed in ink on the front free endpaper 'To a valued public servant Emery G. (illegible) with high regards - John Kennedy'. The true first edition is printed 'First Edition' on the copyright page, here absent, the dust jacket has the first issue price of $3.50.
Small tear to the gutter of the inscription page not well repaired, head and tail of spine just rubbed, tear to front of dust jacket repaired, a few nicks to the borders.
Stock Code: 218607