Lot 19 of 739:
Four signed or inscribed volumes of Americana  

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Four signed or inscribed volumes of Americana


New York


Various dates


Four volumes. Cloth, pictorial dust jackets. First Editions. Includes:

  • Glenn, John with Nick Taylor. John Glenn: A Memoir. Signed by Glenn at the half-title. Bantam, 1999. 
  • Goldwater, Barry M. With No Apologies: The Personal and Political Memoirs of United States Senator Barry M Goldwater. Signed by Goldwater to David Battan on the title page. William Morrow and Company, 1979.
  • Hersh, Burton. The Education of Edward Kennedy: A Family Biography. Inscribed by Edward Kennedy to David Battan on the title page. Laid in as well is an United States Senate envelope date stamped 1973, with Edward Kennedy's signature in pen at the top right corner. William Morrow & Co., 1972.
  • Liddy, G. Gordon. Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy. Inscribed by Liddy to David Battan on the front free endpaper. St. Martin's Press, 1980. 

First Editions signed or inscribed by Edward Kennedy, Barry Goldwater, John Glenn, and G. Gordon Liddy. Provenance: David Battan, rare autograph, document, and book dealer.

Lot Amendments

Some edgewear to jackets with a few minor closed tears, etc.; light wear to bindings; all volumes very good.

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