Publisher’s deluxe limited edition of A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House, by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
Octavo, xiv, 1087pp. Polished red leather covers, title in gilt over black leather label. Marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Light sunning to the spine, otherwise fine. Sewn-in bookmark. Stated “first printing” on copyright page. Publisher’s original slipcase in near fine condition, title on spine, light rubbing to cloth boards. From a limited edition of 1000 copies signed by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., this being number 896.
Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize for Biography and National Book Award in History and Biography in 1966.