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Certain Trumpets: The Call of Leaders---signed 1st Printing

Wills, Garry

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ISBN 10: 067165702X / ISBN 13: 9780671657024
Published by U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 1994
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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NEAR FINE Hardcover/AS NEW DJ; FLAT-SIGNED 1st Printing. 1994 Simon & Schuster 1st Edition; 1st Printing with a full number line to 1, a Signed Collectible "True" 1st Edition ( since 1st Printing) in GIFT QUALITY CONDITION. Buy from dealers who describe their books fully; avoid undisclosed surprises. Pictorial DJ is immaculate, completely intact and shows no shelfwear of any kind. DJ is now in clear Brodart archival-quality jacket (easily removable). Copy is personally signed in black ink by the author directly on the Title page with no further inscription; this is not a signed blank page bound into book at later date (as in Easton Press edition) or a signed pasted-on label. Book is fresh and immaculate; a Gift Quality or Collector copy. Text block is clean, square and tight. Pages are crisp, fresh, white and bright. There are no soiled, creased ,loose, damaged or missing pages. Blue cloth cover boards with gilt spine titles, binding, spine, corners and endpapers are all in Impeccable condition. Book is completely unmarked except for neat red circles around numbers of 3 of the chapters on Contents page; copy is otherwise completely unmarked; no ugly remainder mark on book edge; no bookseller stamps or stickers; no x-library detritus; no signatures, gift inscriptions, bookplates, seals, underlining or notes. Not x-lib, remainder,book club.Ships immediately, wrapped properly and shipped in hard box with protective padding by an experienced collectible book dealer. Fine Signed First Printing. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-17573389908

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Title: Certain Trumpets: The Call of Leaders---...

Publisher: U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Winner of the 1992 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Lincoln at Gettysburg, Garry Wills now considers one of history's most emotionally charged topics: Leadership. Presenting portraits of FDR, Ross Perot, King David, Martha Graham, and many others, Wills offers a lens for studying society and ourselves.

About the Author:

Garry Wills is an Emeritus Professor of History at Northwestern University. Born in Atlanta in 1934, he has taught widely throughout the United States. A prolific writer and scholar, Wills is the author of more than twenty books, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lincoln at Gettysburg, Papal Sin, and What Jesus Meant. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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