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  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.
  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.
  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.
  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.
  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.
  • ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS, Jimmy Carter.

Author Name    Jimmy Carter.

Title   ALWAYS A RECKONING AND OTHER POEMS

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Fine in Fine dust jacket

Publisher   NY Crown Publishers 1995

ISBN Number    0812924347 / 9780812924343

Illustrator   Illustrated by Sarah Elizabeth Chuldenko

Seller ID   33782

B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Book of poetry by President Carter. Surprisingly readable. Facing pages are b/w line illustrations. Flat signed on tipped in book plate by President Carter. ; Signed by Author; 0

Price = 24.95 USD


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