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THE MEMOIRS OF HERBERT HOOVER

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1951-1952. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vos., VG-/VG-; DJs protected by mylar; corners of front flaps cut; HCs: cocking to spines; bumping to head and tail of spines; rubbing to edges and corners of boards; stated first printing on copyright page; VOL 1 [YEARS OF ADVENTURE: 1874-1920; 496 pp; age-spotting to interior, DJ: blue/yellow/white spine and front cover with white and blue text, blue photograph of Hoover to back cover; chipping to head and tail of DJ, with portion of head chipped off; rubbing to covers and edges of DJ; HC: red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine, gold embossed signature to front board; age-toning and spotting to text-block and light blue endpapers; interior clean]; VOL. 2 [THE CABINET AND THE PRESIDENCY: 1920-1933; 405 pp.; DJ: green/yellow/white spine and front cover with white and green text, green photograph to back cover; staining to covers (likely water damage); portions of DJ missing to top edge and corners of front cover and to head and tail of spine; HC: blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine and gold embossed signature to front board (faded, text legible); mild age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; age-toning to light blue endpapers; interiors clean]; VOL. 3 [THE GREAT DEPRESSION: 1929-1941; 503 pp.; DJ: red/gray/white with white and red text; HC: blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine and gold embossed signature to front board (faded); bumping to corners of boards; mild age-toning to light blue endpapers]; shelved above Greek and Latin.
[Book #9-17-1280987]
Dupont
Price: $120.00
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