First Editions Of President Eisenhowers Mandate For Change and The White House Years: Waging Peace 1956-1961; Inscribed in Volume One
The White House Years: Mandate for Change 1953-1956 and The White House Years: Waging Peace 1956-1961.
Eisenhower, Dwight D.$1,350.00
Item Number: 24004
Garden City: Doubleday and Company, 1963-65.
First editions of each volume of President Eisenhower’s memoirs. Two volumes, octavo, original cloth, pictorial map endpapers. Inscribed in volume one on the half title page by the author, “For Bob Clark With the warm regard his friend Dwight D. Eisenhower.” The recipient, Robert E. Clark worked for The International News Service and interviewed Eisenhower on several occasions. Both are fine condition in very good to near fine dust jackets. A nice inscription.
This is the story of President Eisenhowers first administration. Dwight D. Eisenhower, one of the major figures of the twentieth century, writes an account of the events, as he saw them, leading up to a sweeping mandate, and then pursues the theme of change in the years 1953-1956