"A LESSON LEARNED, A PRINCIPLE PROVED, OR AN OLD TRUTH EMPHASIZED": SIGNED LIMITED EDITIONS OF EISENHOWER'S MANDATE FOR CHANGE AND WAGING PEACE
EISENHOWER, Dwight D. The White House Years: Mandate for Change 1953-1956. WITH: The White House Years: Waging Peace 1956-1961. Garden City: Doubleday, 1963-65. Together, two volumes. Thick octavo, original tan cloth, cartographic endpapers, original acetate, original slipcases. $4200.
Signed limited first editions of Eisenhower's presidential memoirs, each one of 1500 copies signed by Eisenhower.
Mandate for Change covers the years of Eisenhower's first presidential term, in which he grappled with such difficulties as the Rosenberg case and trouble in the Suez; Waging Peace covers Eisenhower's second term. Each volume illustrated with black-and-white photographic illustrations. Mandate for Change is number 699 and Waging Peace is number 1171, each out of 1500 copies. Mandate for Change uncut and largely unopened.
One volume with tiny closed tear to original acetate, faintest rubbing to original slipcases. A fine set.