First edition of A Journal Of The McKinley Years, signed by Vice President Charles G. Dawes.
Octavo, xxiv, 458pp. Green cloth, title in gilt on spine and front cover. Frontispiece portrait. Clean text. Top edge text block is green. In publisher’s dust jacket, $3.00 on front flap, light chipping to heal of the spine, bright colors and vibrant illustrations.
Signed by the author on the front free endpaper: “For Mrs. Silas Allen, from Charles G. Dawes.” An excellent example of his signed book by Vice President Charles G. Dawes.
Charles G. Dawes was the 30th Vice President of the United States under President Calvin Coolidge and Ambassador to Great Britain under President Herbert Hoover. This was the last book published by Charles G. Dawes during his lifetime.