“Lord, grant that I may always be right, for Thou knowest I am hard to turn": First Edition of Truman; Inscribed by David McCullough in the Year of Publication

  • Truman.



Item Number: 33033

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992.

First edition of the historian’s first Pulitzer Prize-winning work. Octavo, original half cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the title page, “For John from David McCullough 6/24/92.” Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket and illustration design by Wendell Minor.

Hailed by critics as an American masterpiece, David McCullough's sweeping biography of the thirty-third President of the United States. Truman provides a deeply moving look at an extraordinary, singular American. "A warm, affectionate and thoroughly captivating biography....the most thorough account of Truman's life yet to appear" (Alan Brinkley, The New York Times Book Review).

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