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The Mirrors Of Downing Street Some Political Reflections

By: A Gentleman with A Duster (Edward Harold Begbie)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.: 1926

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37676

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. Ther eis one small tear to the top spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an ink stamped previous owner's name and address on the front endpaper and front pastedown page. "Edward Harold Begbie (1871–1929) , als... View more info

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Richard Nixon The Man Behind the Mask

By: Allen, Gary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Belmont, MA, Western Islands: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 28831

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some light, but noticeable foxing to the edges of the text block, especially the top and foredges. The dust jacket has a couple of small edge nicks and tears along with toning / yellowing to all the white portions of the dust jacket. "This is a book about a Republican President... View more info

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Presidents Who Have Known Me 1960 Edition

By: Allen, George E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37128

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is a bit of light bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a couple of small edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing. "George Edward Allen (February 29, 1896 – April 23, 1973) was an American government employee and one-time head football coach. Allen served primarily as a ... View more info

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Why Meddle in the Orient? Facts, Figures, Fictions, and Follies

By: Carter, Boake & Thomas H. Healy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dodge Publishing Company: 1938

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 31792

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Red cloth covered boards have gilt lettering to the spine and the front cover of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The half title page has a strip of vertical toning. There is a light, but noticeable rear-ward bow to the book covers and contents. The endpapers are a medium yellow color which has some beginning foxing. The dust jacket has several small chips missing from the edges and a couple of small edge tears, but is otherwise clean and white bright. T... View more info

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Sinews Of Peace

By: Churchill, Winston S. (M. P. ) (edited and with An Introduction by Randolph Churchill)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1949

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36082

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good only dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks, small chips and spots of rubbing. There is an inch square patch of light rubbing and ground-in dirt to the front cover over the title. "In one of the most famous orations o... View more info

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Bloody Precedent

By: Cowles, Fleur

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33602

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks, rubbed spots and chips missing, along with some generalized toning. "Juan Manuel de Rosas (30 March 1793 – 14 March 1877) , nicknamed "Restorer of the Laws", was a ... View more info

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Summary of the World Federation Plan an Outline of a Practical and Detailed Plan for World Settlement

By: Culbertson, Ely

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The World Federation, Inc.: 1943

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36254

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have some generalized toning. The dust jacket has several edge nicks and tears along with rubbing and wrinkling. "The World Federation Plan is the most concrete and comprehensive system for the world settlement that I have seen. Mr. Culbertson has made a strikin... View more info

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Reform An Essay on the Political, Financial and Social Condition of the United States Showing Dangers, Defects and Remedies

By: De Clairmont, Col. Ralph

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Press of H. S. Crocker Company: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37231

Condition: Good


This book is in Good condition only and is lacking a dust jacket. The book covers have spots of rubbing, edge wear and bumping, along with bowing to the boards. The covers have noticeable spots of fading, water spotting and patches of discoloration. The text pages are mostly clean and bright . Both inner hinges are cracked and have generalized toning. There is a previous owner's ink stamped name and address on the front endpaper and pastedown. "Reform is the title of... View more info

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Writings And Speeches Of Eugene V. Debs

By: Debs, Eugene Victor (with An Introduction by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. )

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Hermitage Press, Inc.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34453

Condition: Good


This book is in Good only condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The tan book covers have ground-in dirt, spots of foxing / discoloration and wear. The spine ends of the book cover have chips missing at the top edge and a repaired tear at the bottom. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, though there are smudges of finger dirt in spots. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. A good solid reading copy of a scarce book. "The history of A... View more info

Image for Peace! Progress! Prosperity!  The Democratic Text Book 1920

Peace! Progress! Prosperity! The Democratic Text Book 1920

By: Democratic National Committee / The Democratic Congressional Committee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Democratic National Commission: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36673

Condition: Very Good-


This is an oversized, thin paperback book with a glued spine. The book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned and brittle due to the acid content of the paper. The page edges have occasional bits missing. "The 1920 Democratic National Convention was held at the Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, California from Ju... View more info

Image for Campaign Book Of The Democratic Party: Candidates And Issues 1932  (Hotel Biltmore, New York City)

Campaign Book Of The Democratic Party: Candidates And Issues 1932 (Hotel Biltmore, New York City)

By: Democratic National Committee / The Democratic Congressional Committee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Democratic National Commission: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36783

Condition: Very Good+


This is a thin booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The booklet and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light, generalized toning to the covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "The United States presidential election of 1932 was the thirty-seventh quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 1932. The election took place against t... View more info

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Thunder Of The Captains The Short Summer of 1950

By: Detzer, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32555

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "For a moment during the summer of 1950 the United States stood frozen between the past and the future. Then she tipped. That moment lasted two harrowing weeks. It started on June 25, with a preddawn border incident that flared into open war between North and Sout... View more info

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Abuse of Power

By: Draper, Theodore

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37029

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and tears along with some light rubbing and wear, especially to the spine ends. "Theodore H. "Ted" Draper (September 11, 1912 – February 21, 2006) was an American historian and political writer. Draper is best known for the 14 books he completed during his... View more info

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Voice of Israel

By: Eban, Abba

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Horizon Press: 1957

Edition: 4th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28731

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light fading to the edges of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author on the half title page. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and tears and has some generalized ground-in dirt. There is some fading to the spine of the dust jacket as well. "Isr... View more info

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Nixon in the White House The Frustration of Power

By: Evans, Rowland (Jr.) and Robert D. Novak

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37530

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. This book has been signed, with an inscription, on the front endpaper by author Rowland Evans Jr. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an inked double square on the top corner of the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly crisp and clean, but does have several small edge nicks and spots of beginning wrinkling. There is a crease to the top front flap of the dust jacket. "It was in th... View more info

Image for MANAGING MAILER A Saga of Mailer and Breslin's Siege of City Hall by Norman Mailer's Campaign Manager

MANAGING MAILER A Saga of Mailer and Breslin's Siege of City Hall by Norman Mailer's Campaign Manager

By: Flaherty, Joe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Coward - Mccann, Inc.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26008

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ Dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light edge wear and nicking and has several spots of noticeable ground-in dirt and rubbing. "New York politics had never seen such candidates or such a campaign! With slogans suc as VOTE THE RASCALS IN, the Norman Mailer / Jimmy Bresline team roared into the 1969 ... View more info

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Congressional Record Vol. 90, No. 103 (Tuesday, June 6, 1944 - D-Day)

By: Government Printing Office

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., Congressional Record / Government Printing Office: 1944

Seller ID: A37751

Condition: Very Good


This is an oversized paperback book with three quires side stapled. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine has some light curling towards the bottom corner along with some light foxing. The text pages are clean and bright. This congressional Record was published on the same day as D- Day (the Normandy Landings). "The Congressional Record consists of four sections: the House section, the Senate section, the Extensions of Rem... View more info

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Building Coalitions American Politics in the 1970's

By: Greeley, Andrew M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viewpoints / Franklin Watts, Inc.: 1974

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32769

Condition: Very Good


Graphs; This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The white covers have some ground-in dirt and light rubbing. There is some light bumping and creasing to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright. "I began this final draft on January 20, 1973, the day Richard Nixon stood for the fifth time on the ... View more info

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The Haldeman Diaries Inside the Nixon White House

By: Haldeman, H.R. (with an introduction and afterword by Stephen E. Ambrose

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27075

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "It is probable H. R. Haldeman never told all he knew about Nixon's role, the Watergate cover-up, or the Administration's abusive tactics against its political enemies, wrote Newsweek upon Haldeman's death on November 12, 1993. He takes those secrets - and wh... View more info

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The Great Battle For Protection And Sound Money Led by Hon. Wm. McKinley...

By: Halstead, Murat and Melville Phillips

Price: $75.00

Publisher: No Place, Edgewood Publishing Company: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37793

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The gilt lettering on the spine of the book has started to rub. The text pages are clean and bright. " In the run-up to passage of the act, the nation went through a decades-long epic political battle over the relative value of gold and ... View more info