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Evening with Ron and Nancy

by REAGAN, Ronald

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Tuesday, October 11, 1966. Los Angeles, Ambassador Hotel.. 8 1/2" x 8 1/2", 8 pages including stiff covers with yellow silk cord tie. Very good (light offsetting on front cover). Reagan was running for Governor of California. He defeated Edmund G. "Pat" Brown and was sworn in on January 3, 1967.. No Binding. Very Good.
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Profiles in Courage

by KENNEDY, John F

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Franklin Center, Pennsylvania; 1976.. First edition thus. 8vo. Illustrated with nine full page drawings by Bernard Fuchs. New 4 page introduction by Rose Kennedy. Original full gilt stamped brown leather, a.e.g.; maroon watered silk endpapers. Fine. 287 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. Hardcover. Fine.
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Two (2) Variant Vintage Original Photographs

by REAGAN, RONALD - NANCY REAGAN "LOST HORIZON"

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(not signed) at the premiere party of "Lost Horizon". 1). 3/4 length candid of Ronald Reagan and Nancy Reagan on arrival. 2). 3/4 length pose Nancy Reagan seated with her coat over the back of a chair. Note her jewelery. Photographs are on single stock; 8" x 10"; very good (minor signs of handling; photo #1 soft creases); 1973. Provenance:… Read more
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1). Typed Letter Signed ("John R. Brown III") in black ink on The White House, Washington letterhead, June 12, 1969. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". 1 page (recto only). With the original typed mailing envelope, stamped with a 6 cent American Flag stamp, postmarked June 13, 1969. 2). Typed Letter Signed ("Noble M. Melencamp") in black ink on The White… Read more
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$24.95
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Abraham Lincoln: 1809-1858

by [LINCOLN, Abraham]. BEVERIDGE, Albert J

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1st Edition
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$165.00

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Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928.. First edition (with dates 1928 on the title page). Thick 8vo. Frontispiece portraits; 16 illustrations. Original gilt stamped blue cloth. Very good. 2 volumes. No dust jackets. Volume I - 607 pages. Volume II - 741 pages.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A President's Country: A Guide to the Hill Country of Texas

by [JOHNSON, Lyndon Baines]. MAGUIRE, Jack, editor

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1st Edition
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$195.00

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Austin, The Alcalde Press [1964].. First edition (so stated). Thin 8vo. Editor's introduction. Essays by R. Henderson Shuffler, W.W. Newcomb, Curtis Tunnell, Gerald Raun, Druary B. Alexander and Peter T. Flawn. Drawings by Mac Tatchell; photographs by Jim Seymour and Cader A. Shelby; pictorial endpapers. Original full gilt stamped red calf, upper cover with gilt stamped stylized saddle design, pictorial… Read more
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Lincoln and the Press

by [LINCOLN, Abraham]. HARPER, Robert S

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New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company [1951].. First edition. 8vo. 1 page preface by the author. Illustrated. Dust jacket (unclipped; short tear; small chip to back panel; few nicks). Very good. 418 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Typed Letter Signed

by TAFT, William Howard

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$550.00

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("Wm. H. Taft") in black fountain pen ink on engraved Supreme Court Washington letterhead, Pointe-au-Pic, Canada, September 15, 1925. On bifold leaf, 5 3/4" x7 3/4" 1 1/2 pages. Fine. To Colonel Edward Bowditch: "Thank you for your kind note. . .and for those lines of Hilaire Belloc. . .". Signed by Author(s). No Binding. Fine.
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$550.00
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Two (2) Vintage Carte de Visite Photographs,

by GARFIELD, James A. and Lucretia R. Garfield

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Published
1880
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1880. , both 1/2 length vignette portraits. On the original photographer's mount 2 3/8" x 4"; very good, clean backs. ca. 1880.. No Binding. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Document Signed, as President

by ADAMS, John

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Published
1800
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1800. ("John Adams"), on partly printed document, on vellum, Philadelphia, May 3, 1800. 13" x 15" (a few small holes at the folds; some light scattered toning at edges and folds mostly on the verso). Countersigned by Timothy Pickering as secretary of state. The reverse also bears an endorsement by James McHenry*, secretary of war. The embossed paper seal remains… Read more
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Typed Letter Signed

by ROOSEVELT, Eleanor

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Published
1960
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1960. ("Eleanor Roosevelt") in blue fountain pen ink on her Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, 55 East 74th Street, New York City 21, N.Y. letterhead, July 31, 1960. 6" x 7"; 1 page (recto only). Fine. Together with the original typed mailing envelope, with her "free franked" stamp and postmarked New York, N.Y., August 3, 1960 with a Camp Fire Girl… Read more
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Reagan and Reality: The Two Californias

by [REAGAN, Ronald Wilson]. BROWN, Edmund G. (Pat), Sr

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Published
1970
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1st Edition
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New York, Praeger Publishers [1970]., 1970. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Bibliographical references. Dust jacket designed by David Porter (unclipped; few tiny nicks). Very good. 235 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Typed Letter Signed

by HARDING, Warren G

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1st Edition
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$8,500.00

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("Warren G. Harding" with one holograph correction in Harding's hand) in black fountain pen ink on his Warren G. Harding, Marion, Ohio letterhead with St. Augustine, Florida added, February 10, 1921. 4to (7 1/4" x 10 1/2"); 1 page (recto only); very good, fresh (old mailing folds; minor signs of handling). Harding letter to Hearst offering a possible cabinet appointment.… Read more
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Autograph Letter Signed

by EVERETT, Edward

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Published
1839
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$375.00

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1839. ("Edward Everett") in black ink, Council Chamber, February 27, 1839. 7 7/8" x 9 1/4". 1 page (recto only). Fine. To Hon. J.T. Austin: Everett, then Governor of Massachusetts, transmits documents from Daniel Webster and Mr. J.B. Felt regarding the legal case of Rhode Island vs. Massachusetts (documents not present).. Signed by Author(s). No Binding. Fine.
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Choice Vintage Original Photograph

by ROOSEVELT, Eleanor

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Published
1938
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1938. (not signed) on a full length group shot of Eleanor Roosevelt surrounded film and stage stars, her four sons and three daughters-in-law. Taken at The White House for the President's 56th Birthday Ball Celebration. Photograph is on heavy weight stock; 10" x 8". Very good, fresh, January 30, 1938. Information slip on the back reads: "White House Reception --… Read more
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Exceedingly Rare Engraved Executive Mansion Card, Signed in Full

by GARFIELD, James A

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Published
1881
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1881. ("James A. Garfield"), March 12, 1881. A notation at the bottom edge (in another hand, likely that of the original recipient) reads "President of the U.S.A. 1881." In fine condition, with some light soiling, toning to extremities; mounting remnants on verso. On that Saturday afternoon, eight days after her husband's inauguration, First Lady Lucretia Garfield held a reception at… Read more
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A Calm Review of a Calm Man

by [HARDING, Warren G.]. BLYTHE, Samuel G

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Published
1923
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1st Edition
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$40.00

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New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1923., 1923. First edition. Small 8vo. Frontispiece portrait. Dust jacket (unclipped; nicks). Very good. 47 pages.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Washington, Gales and Seaton, 1835., 1835. First edition. 8vo. Full contemporary green leather, gilt stamped and decorated spine; yellow marbled edges; blue/green endpapers (small chip to spine). Very good-fine. 94 pages. Signed and inscribed by John Quincy Adams on a tipped in leaf before the title page to John Reed: "John Reed from his friend John Quincy Adams". Inscribed by… Read more
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$15,000.00
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Typed Letter Signed

by KENNEDY, John F

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Published
1950
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1950. ("John" with 14 word holograph postscript) in black ink on his engraved John F. Kennedy 11th Dist., Massachusetts, Congress of the United States House of Representatives, Washington D.C. letterhead, June 27, 1950. 6 1/4" x 8 3/4". 1 page (recto only). Very good (mailing fold). To John G.W. Mahanna The Berkshire Evening Eagle Pittsfield, Massachusetts In part: ". .… Read more
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Autograph Letter Signed

by JEFFERSON, Thomas

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("Th. Jefferson") in black ink on watermarked paper "J. Honig", Paris, September 10, 1789. 7 1/8" x 9 1/4"; 1 page (recto only); very good, fresh. Jefferson writes this letter to Mr. Cutting to arrange passage to America after his tenure as Ambassador to France. In part: ".I am honored with your favor of the 3d and thank you for… Read more
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