First Edition of The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge; Signed by President and First Lady Coolidge
The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge.
Item Number: 47542
New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1929.
First edition of the 30th President of the United States’ autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, pictorial endpapers. Signed by the author on the second endpaper, “Cordially, Calvin Coolidge.” Additionally inscribed by Grace Coolidge, “To Alfred J. Kaiser, M.D. with sincere best wishes, Grace Coolidge May 16, 1952.” Near fine in the rare original dust jacket with chips and wear.
Calvin Coolidge was one of the first United States Presidents to write and publish an autobiography. Coolidge's autobiography covers all the notable moments in his life, such as his childhood and youth, Governorship, Presidency, and retirement.