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JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY...AS WE REMEMBER HIM 12.5"X13" N437 [LBC], May not be noted.
1 JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY...AS WE REMEMBER HIM 12.5"X13" N437 [LBC] May not be noted.
May not be noted. Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; Photographs; John Fitzgerald Kennedy...As We Remember Him NY Atheneum, 1965. First edition, VG/G, by Mrs. Rose Kennedy, Joseph P. Kennedy, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy and Eunice Kennedy Shriver, numerous black and white photos, BIOGRAPHY JOHN F. KENNEDY. Jacket is of nice appearance with light wear at head and foot of spine. Front panel is pretty clean with back panel having the detracting feature of a 1 1/2" closed tear at the top. ; 720968 20910 
Price: 14.05 USD
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KENNEDY CIRCLE, THE, Tanzer, Lester (editor) /(Introduction by David Brinkley)
2 KENNEDY CIRCLE, THE Tanzer, Lester (editor) /(Introduction by David Brinkley)
Wash DC Luce 1961 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 14085 
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London Richd Bentley 1845 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
16mo 6" - 7" tall; Reprinted at Riverside Press in 1884- this is the facsimile [1884], being offered. The summary states, "The funeral of Mrs Anthong Kennedy, wife to the ex-senator zKennedy, took place in St Paul's Church, Baltimore..." letter includes, "Narrating of the loss of the Ship Poland, etc." a scarce bit of early [19th century], Kennedy ephemera. Flexible brown cloth, all edges gilt. 34035 
Price: 93.95 USD
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