Profiles in Courage: Decisive Moments in the Lives of Celebrated Americans
Inscribed and signed by JFK on the front endpaper: "To Mr. and Mrs. Leo B-- / with very best wishes / John Kennedy." Laid in is a 3- by 4-inch card with "John F. Kennedy / United States Senate" printed at the top, and typed in "With best wishes / from / Ray Willett." Also laid in is a typed letter and envelope (postmarked Dec. 17 '64) from Parke-Bernet Galleries, addressed to Mr. Leo B--, stating that "The 'Profiles in Courage,' signed by Mr. Kennedy, which was lot #155 in sale #2315 fetched $225." The letter, on Parke-Bernet Galleries stationery, is dated December 17, 1964 and signed by Jerry E. Patterson, Assistant Vice President. The book is a later printing (Harper code H-F, corresponding to August 1956), bound in blue and black cloth with a gold-lettered spine. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price $3.50); chipped and edgeworn at spine ends and corners. Brodart protected. Bookseller Inventory # 002000
Title: Profiles in Courage: Decisive Moments in the...
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New York
Publication Date: 1955
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author
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