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John F. Kennedy
⭐️ SIGNED / INSCRIBED BY JFK ⭐️ Profiles in Courage - JOHN F. KENNEDY - 1956
1956. FIRST EDITION OF PROFILES IN COURAGE INSCRIBED BY JOHN F. KENNEDY, IN SCARCE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET First edition, later printing, of Kennedy's Pulitzer-winning examination of "that most admirable of human virtues" in a very scarce original dust jacket, boldly and beautifully inscribed by JFK, "With best wishes, John Kennedy." In Profiles in Courage, "a series of sketches of American politicians who risked their careers in the cause of principle... 'A man does what he must,' Kennedy wrote, 'in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures -- and that is the basis of all human morality... The book was popular history of high order, and it received the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 1957" (ANB). With eight pages of black-and-white photographs. Book and dust jack near-fine -- extremely bright and clean. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: labb1279 [New Orleans, Louisiana, US]
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