"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.
Signed limited first editions of Eisenhower's presidential memoirs, each number 1217 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. From the collection of Lester D. Green, with presentation label, at one time affixed to the limitation page, laid in. Green was the son-in-law of Douglas McKay, 25th Governor of Oregon and Eisenhower's Secretary of the Interior.
Rarely seen in such fine condition.