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New York: The Penguin Press, 2003, 2005, 2009. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printings.xxxiv, 622, xvii, 941, xvii, 926 pp. 8vo. Light scuffing and wear to dust jackets, now in mylar covers. Remainder mark at base of Volume I, previous owner's bookplate on first free endpaper of Volume III. Clean within.
A complete set of RIchard J. Evans' monumental history of Hitler's Reich, reaching back in history well before Hitler's time to show the underpinnings of culture and empire that facilitated Hitler's rise and later demise. Fine / Very Good.
New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1943. Hardcover. First Edition. xi, 350 pp. 8vo. Dust jacket has considerable wear and chipping at edges, small losses at head and foot of spine, now in mylar cover. Light tan cloth boards with red title patch at spine. Interior very clean, previous owner's name in ink on first free endpaper, three newspaper reviews clipped and pasted into the rear blank pages. Very Good / Good.
Francestown, NH: Marshall Jones Company, 1946. First Edition. viii, 270 pp. 8vo. Wear and scuffing to dust jacket, darkening from age and use, now in mylar cover. Green cloth boards with rubbing and scuffing at edges and corners. Ex-library with stamps within, checkout sleeve pasted on rear first free endpaper.
Inscribed and dated by the author on the half-title page.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. xiv, 400  pp. 8vo. Clean, crisp copy. Brand new. Signed by the author on the title page.
Memoir of from United States Senator from Maine, Senate Majority Leader, and Special Envoy to Northern Ireland and the Middle East. Fine / fine.
Gardiner, ME: Tilbury House, Publishers, 1997. Hardcover. First Edition. xii, 340 pp. 8vo. Dust jacket crisp and clean, now in mylar cover. Very clean within, light spotting along head of text block.
An important dual biography of the father and son who continue to have a lasting impact on the State of Maine. Very Good / fine.
New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1926/1939. Hard Cover. First Edition. 1944 Printing of the "The Praire Years" and the 1967 Printing of "The War Years". The 4 volumes of the wear years are in their original plain white dust jacket. Clean and crisp within. A very nice set of this landmark work by Sandburg. Very Good.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1970. Hardcover. First Edition. 347 pp. 8vo. Wear and scufing to dust jacket, closed tear at upper right corner of rear panel, light chipping at edges, now in mylar cover. Some soiling to foredge, minor. Clean within.
Inscribed to the previous owner by Richard Scammon on half-title page, previous owner's name also in ink on first free endpaper. Very Good / Very Good.
Washington DC: White House Historical Association/National Geographic Society, 1986. Hardcover. First Edition. Second Printing. 1224 pp. (601 pp., 622 pp.). Green cloth covered boads with gold embossed image of the White House front doors on each volume. No dust jacket as issued. Slipcase in Very Good condition with light stain across image of White House portico. Fine.
New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. ix, 512 pp. 8vo. Slight wear to dust jacket, now in mylar cover. Light tan cloth boards with gold embossed titling to spine. Minor dust staining at head of text block, clean within.
This memoir of her life by Margaret Chase Smith (1897-1995) takes it's title from her 1950 speech on the floor of the United States Senate denouncing the Joseph McCarthy and his fear mongering campaign against alleged Communists in the United States Government, universities, and Hollywood. Smith served the State of Maine as a member of the United States House of Representatives and Senate from 1940 to 1973. This copy is inscribed by both Senator Smith and the editor, Bill Lewis.....