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Image for Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1927

Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1927

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Washington], Government Printing Office: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033210


1740 pages. Full calf binding, with slightly raised spine bands, and one red and one black leather spine labels. Covers are a little rubbed with some scuffs and light wear along edges. First blank leaves are a little darkened along the edges and show a couple small chips. Volume remains tight, and clean, and shows very well. View more info

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Famous, Infamous & Forgotten: Political Cartoons from the Collection of Anthony F. Mourek

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035302


93 pages. View more info

The Great Kansas Bond Scandal

By: Bader, Robert Smith

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, University Press of Kansas:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 032428


Copyright is 1982. 392 pages. Signed in name only on blank front free end page. Dust jacket shows a dime sized chip over joint at head of spine, as well as a little other light rubbing. Jacket is bright and clean, and otherwise intact. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The Great Kansas Bond Scandal

By: Bader, Robert Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, University Press of Kansas:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 032761


Copyright is 1982. 392 pages. Inscribed and signed by the author on blank front free end page. Entire volume is very slightly bowed. Volume is otherwise Fine. Dust jacket shows a couple of one inch closed tears and scattered fairly light edge wear. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for The President Speaks Off-The-Record: Historic Evenings with America's Leaders, The Press, and Other Men of Power, at Washington's Exclusive Gridiron Club

The President Speaks Off-The-Record: Historic Evenings with America's Leaders, The Press, and Other Men of Power, at Washington's Exclusive Gridiron Club

By: Brayman, Harold

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Dow Jones Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author: Inscribed.

Seller ID: 006290


870 pages. Full page author's inscription on blank front free end page reads in part: "To Alf M. Landon / on whose train I had / the privilege to ride / in 1936..." dated 11, November 1976 and includes acknowledgement of using parts of a Landon speech. Volume shows general very light usage. Dust jacket shows a little rubbing and very slight wear, though is overall bright and clean and now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Life of Hon. Grover Cleveland...

By: Brice, Lloyd (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Political Publishing Co.:

Seller ID: 035855


Copyright is 1892. Color frontispiece. Collection of several articles and essays, including Hon. Adlai E. Stevenson; Gladstone-Blaine Controversy; Free Trade; & Protection. General wear and a bit shaken, though overall intact. View more info

The Landon Lecture Series on Public Issues: The First Twenty Years, 1966-1986

By: Carlin, Diane Prentice & Meredith A. Moore

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lanham, University Press of America:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 014243


868 pages; Signed by first author, Diane Carlin, on title page and on front end page; Cloth covers show very light rubbing and outside corner of front cover is slightly bumped; Volume is tight and crisp, and appear unread. View more info

Grassroots Senator

By: Carlson, Anna M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press, Inc.:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011152


Copyright is 1952. 201 pages. Signed in name only by the author on the title page. Light edge wear on book, and there is a penciled name on the blank front end page. DJ shows chipping and some wear along edges, and there is a rubbed spot on front cover which touches the lettering. Lettering and images are otherwise good. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

A Real New Deal

By: Carpenter, Charles E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Charles E. Carpenter: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006022


137 pages. From the estate of Alf Landon with his book plate on front paste down. Soiled along edge of bottom board. View more info

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Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033044


622 pages. Number 715 of a limited edition of 2500 numbered and signed by President Jimmy Carter. Full leather with raised spine bands and gilt stamped lettering and decoration. All edges gilded. Housed in matching slipcase. There are two VERY slight nicks on the spine, and a third on the top cover. Volume is otherwise Fine. Slipcase shows a three inch, very slight, scuff on one side, though is otherwise Fine. View more info

Turning Point: A Candidate, a State, and a Nation Come of Age

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Time Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033057


223 pages, plus plates. Signed "J Carter" on first blank leaf following front free end page. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033094


622 pages. Un-numbered limited edition signed by President Jimmy Carter. Blue cloth covers show slight rubbing on lower edges. Spine covers are very slightly faded. Housed in matching slipcase that is also slightly faded at opening and shows a few very slight scuffs. View more info

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Turning Point: A Candidate, a State, and a Nation Come of Age

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Time Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 035086


223 pages, plus plates. Signed "J Carter" on second blank leaf following front free end page. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Life of Charles Sumner

By: Chaplin, Jeremiah and J. D. Chaplin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Co.: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033447


504 pages, plus four pages of publisher's ads. Cloth covers are mottled, most on top cover. Gilt stamped lettering remains good. Previous owners, and booksellers, notes on front end leaves. Volume remains tight, and otherwise clean. View more info

Eisenhower for President? Or Who Will Get Us Out of the Messes We Are In?

By: Clugston, W. G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Exposition Press:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author: Inscribed.

Seller ID: 033038


Copyright is 1951; 118 pages. Author's inscription on blank front free end page reads in full: "To my very, very / good friend / J. H. Edwards / with most sincere / regards and best / wishes - always -- / W. B. Clugston / June 3rd 1951." Volume shows a little spine lean and covers are rubbed and a little faded. Dust jacket shows chipping and small tears along edges, though with no loss of lettering. Jacket is clean and now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Politics in Kansas: A 4-Act Farce

By: Clugston, W. G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, The Helm Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035775


Copyright is 1945. 161 pages. Inked name stamped four times on blank front free end page. Very slight rubbing at spine ends. Otherwise a tight and clean volume. Dust jacket shows scattered edge wear, though not affecting lettering or illustration. Jacket remains clean and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for The Political Text Book:  Containing the Declaration of Independence, with the Lives of the Signers; The Constitution of the United States; The Inaugural Addresses and First Annual Messages of All the Presidents, from Washington to Tyler...

The Political Text Book: Containing the Declaration of Independence, with the Lives of the Signers; The Constitution of the United States; The Inaugural Addresses and First Annual Messages of All the Presidents, from Washington to Tyler...

By: Currier, Edward

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Holliston, MA, Warren Blake: 1841

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026620


Full leather covers are scuffed and rubbed. Spine label is chipped with loss of two letters from title. Two leaves following title page, are a little loosened. Moderate foxing throughout, though text is all very clear. Volume remains tight. View more info

Typed Letter, Signed

By: Curtis, Charles

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, 1911

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028367


Single page typed letter signed by Charles Curtis, on U.S. Senate, Committee on Indian Depredations letterhead and with original postally used, envelope. Letter, dated Mar. 9, 1911, is to Kansas farmer William Thomas of Meriden, Kansas and reads: "My dear Mr. Thomas:- / Your letter of recent date came duly to hand, and I was glad to hear from you and note what you say about reciprocity with Canada. Personally, I have always opposed reciprocity with Canada on farm p... View more info

Typed Letter, Signed

By: Curtis, Charles [Vice President]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, 1931

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033691


Single page typed letter signed by Charles Curtis, on Vice President's Chamber letterhead and with original postally used, envelope. Letter is addressed to M. L. Addis, Esq. in Topeka, Kansas and reads: ...I have your letter of recent date and was / very sorry to read of the death of your mother. I assure / you of my deepest sympathy. / I note what you say about the pension check / having been received just twelve hours before she died. ...I am / very truly yours, C... View more info

Faith and Politics: How the "Moral Values" Debate Divides America and How to Move Forward Together

By: Danforth, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033071


238 pages. Author's inscription on title page reads in full: "For Steve on his Birthday / Jack Danforth." Volume shows a couple small smudges on fore edge, and a couple leaves with small corner creases. Otherwise Fine. Jacket remains fine and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info