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The Imperial Presidency by  Arthur M. Jr SCHLESINGER - First Edition - 1973 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 239084)

The Imperial Presidency

The Imperial Presidency by  Arthur M. Jr SCHLESINGER - First Edition - 1973 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 239084)
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The Imperial Presidency

by SCHLESINGER, Arthur M. Jr

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
0395177138
ISBN 13
9780395177136
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Very good or better in very good dustwrapper. Hardcover has dustwrapper chipped at edges, corners and spine, smudged. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

Synopsis

From two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., comes one of the most important and influential investigations of the American presidency. The Imperial Presidency traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come. The book that gave the phrase “imperial presidency” to the language, this is a work of “substantial scholarship written with lucidity, charm, and wit” (The New Yorker).

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Bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
239084
Title
The Imperial Presidency
Author
SCHLESINGER, Arthur M. Jr
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395177138
ISBN 13
9780395177136
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1973
Bookseller catalogs
Politics;

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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