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John F. Kennedy Trading Card No. 7

By Topps

TGC (Topps) Ephemera. Good. 64mo - up to 3" tall. Good. Ephemera. 64mo - up to 3" tall. A Topps JFK trading card, No. 7, in series. Black and white photo showing side view of JFK presenting a Distinguished Service Medal to astronaut Gordon Cooper at a White House ceremony. Lightly toned, Ink signature of "Anthony" on back of card. No creases..

$1.90

Young John Kennedy

By Schoor, Gene

NY: Macfadden-Bartell, 1963. Book. Good. Mass Market Paperback. First Paperback Edition.. 8vo - 7 in.. 192 pp. Worn, corners bumped and wrinkled, spine rubbed, text toned but clean. 8 pp. glossy b&w photos. A tribute to JFK's perseverance against poor health and other obstacles in his youth, and his rivalry with older brother Joe. Concentrates mainly on his prep school and college years and first years in politics. With reminiscences by Lemoyne Billings and other longtime friends of JFK. Mass market paperback -- Size: 12mo -- 7 in.

$3.80

JFK: Reckless Youth

By Hamilton, Nigel

NY: Random House, 1993. Book. Good. Hardcover. 3rd Printing.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 900 pp. Moderate wear, gift inscription on endpaper. Some rippling. Hamilton, the former University of Massachusetts John F. Kennedy Scholar, gives a detailed account of young Kennedy being groomed for politics. Part 1 of a massive JFK biography. A NY Times blurb: "Nigel Hamilton refuses to turn away from the sheer paradox and ambiguity of the man -- the narcissism and self-deprecation, charm and coldness, loyalty and cruelty." .

$3.56

JFK Prayer Card

Philadelphia: Jefferies & Mainz Ephemera. Very Good. No Binding. 48mo - over 3 - 4" tall. Cardboard print of John F. Kennedy head portrait, with black border, title in Gothic type. Reverse side displays a one-paragraph generic mourning prayer by St. Ambrose, plus a longer prayer for "mercy upon Thy servant John" with closing line stating: (Indulgence 500 days -- Raccolta 600" Corners slightly rubbed but still flat, mostly bright and square. Size: 2.5 In Wide By 4 in High.

$2.85

JFK Prayer Card

Philadelphia: Jefferies & Mainz Ephemera. Very Good. Cardboard print of John F. Kennedy head portrait, with black border, title in Gothic type. Reverse side displays a one-paragraph generic mourning prayer by St. Ambrose, plus a longer prayer for "mercy upon Thy servant John" with closing line stating: (Indulgence 500 days -- Raccolta 600" Corners slightly rubbed but still flat, mostly bright and square. Size: 2.5 In Wide By 4 in High.

$2.85

JFK Day By Day
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JFK Day By Day

By Golway, Terry and Krantz, Les

Philadelphia: Les Krantz/Running Press Book Publishers, 2010. Book. Near Fine. Glossy Color Boards. First Edition.. 288 pp. Index. Square format. Photos on front cover. Small dings on cover corners, else like new. Text clean. A photographic chronology of the Kennedy administration, focusing on Kennedy's governmental actions. Text gives highlights of each day in office, plus several pages devoted to the JFK assassination and its aftermath. Sidebar time lines list key events. Photos assembled from the Kennedy Library. Presented as objective, balanced history, not a memorial tribute book. Issued as a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy presidency. Rear cover blurb: ".Few supporters and critics can recount many particulars of JFK's presidency. JFK Day by Day offers specifics -- in fact, a daily reocrd of the 1036 days in office.Now you can develop your own informed opinions about of of the most important leaders in American history." Size: 9.5 In Tall By 8.75 in Wide.

$4.75

JFK: Reckless Youth

By Hamilton, Nigel

NY: Random House, 1993. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 3rd Printing. 8vo -- 9.25 in. 900 pp. Covers curled, some pages with dog-eared creases. Moderate wear but spine uncreased. No markings. Hamilton, the former University of Massachusetts John F. Kennedy Scholar, gives a detailed account of young Kennedy being groomed for politics. A NY Times blurb: "Nigel Hamilton refuses to turn away from the sheer paradox and ambiguity of the man -- the narcissism and self-deprecation, charm and coldness, loyalty and cruelty.".

$3.14

A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House

By Schlesinger, Arthur M. Jr.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965. Book. Good. Cloth. 910 pp., index. Cover slightly faded, loose at top of spine. A Kennedy aide offers a personal memoir of the Kennedy administration, with emphasis on its foreign policy. Slight foxing on edges. No markings. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.80

Inquest: The Warren Commission and the Establishment of Truth.

By Epstein, Edward Jay

NY: Viking Press, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.80

The Kennedys: The Third Generation

By Gibson, Barbara (with Schwarz, Ted)

Emeryville, California: Thunder's Mouth Press, 1993. Book. Very Good. Cloth & Boards. First Edition.. 346 pp., with 32 pp. b&w photos, bibliography, index. Nearly new. No markings. Rose Kennedy's secretary provides a candid look at 29 grandchildren of Joseph & Rose Kennedy. She predicts they "will likely dissipate into the mainstream society toward which Joe and Rose were so hostile." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.80

Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy
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Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy

By Parmet, Herbert S.

NY: Dial Press, 1980. Book. Very Good. Cloth. 2nd Printing.. 586 pp. with 32 pp. b&w photos of a youthful Kennedy. This JFK biography focuses on his early years in school, getting started in politics, and the influence of his powerful father and brothers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.75

Jackie Under My Skin

By Koestenbaum, Wayne

NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1995. Book. very good+. Boards. First Edition.. 285 pp., with bibliography. Slight edge rubbing on spine but nearly new overall, no markings. The author, a Yale professor of English, interprets the mythic Jackie as the embodiment of extravagance and freedom without responsibility. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.75

Love, Jack
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Love, Jack

By Von Post Gunilla (with Johnes, Carl)

NY: Crown Publishers, 1997. Book. Fine. Cloth & Boards. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 158 pp., nearly new, tight binding. Very slight light blue ink bleeding at bottom rear of dust jacket, beneath the bar code. Otherwise fresh and clean, no markings. Swedish aristocrat Gunilla, one of the lesser known flings in Jack Kennedy's earlier years, steps forward with her ghostwriter to claim her 15 minutes of fame. Her encounter with the married JFK ended primarily at the behest of Kennedy's father, she writes..

$3.37

The Senator: My Ten Years with Ted Kennedy)

By Burke, Richard E. (with William and Marilyn Hoffer)

NY: St. Martin's Press, 1992. Book. Near Fine. Cloth & Boards. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 328 pp., 16 pp. b&w photos., index. Former administrative assistant to Ted Kennedy recounts the poltical and personal events of Ted Kennedy's life in the 1971-81 period when he was at the peak of his political promise. Very clean copy, close to new..

$3.80

Jonn F. Kennedy: The Promise & the Performance

By Paper, Lewis J.

NY: DaCapo (Plenum Publishing), 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Reprint.. 408 pp., notes. Rear cover has lower diagonal crease, corners thumbed. Light edgewear, spine sturdy and uncreased. No markings. Paper takes a middle of the road approach -- neither revisionist nor mythologist -- in assessing the achievements of JFK. Foreword by James MacGregor Burns. New intro added to this reprint by Sen. Bill Bradley. Orig. published in '75. Size: 8vo - 9 In Tall.

$4.94

All Too Human: The Love Story of Jack and Jackie Kennedy
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All Too Human: The Love Story of Jack and Jackie Kennedy

By Klein, Edward

NY: Pocket, 1996. Book. Very Good +. Cloth & Boards. 7th Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 406 pp., 16 pp. b&w photos. Klein, a friend of Jacqueline Kennedy, traces her relationship with John Kennedy from their first meeting in 1951 to the assassination of JFK in 1963. The book examines questions about the fidelity of both partners..

$3.66

Jackie Ethel Joan: Women of Camelot
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Jackie Ethel Joan: Women of Camelot

By Taraborrelli, J. Randy

NY: Warner Books, 2000. Book. Very Good +. Mass Market Paperback. 1st Paperback Printing.. 727 pp. with 24 pp. b&w photos. An account of how 3 Kennedy wives each handled pressures of public life; their mutual relationships and their imperfect marriages. Very good copy, no markings. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$2.52

The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation on Power
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The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation on Power

By Wills, Garry

Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press (Little, Brown), 1981. Book. Very Good +. Cloth & Boards. Book Club.. 310 pp., index. Very clean, firm, fresh, no markings. Dj chipped on corners, bottom edge. Wills re-examines Ted Kennedy's failed presidential bid in 1980 and puts it in the larger context of the family's dynamics. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.28