Signed first edition of Grant by Ron Chernow.
Thick octavo, xxiii, [7pp maps], 1074pp. Blue hardcover, blue cloth spine with title in gilt, authors initials in gilt on front panel. Full number line starting with “1” on copyright page. In publishers first edition dust jacket, fine condition, with $40.00 price on front flap. Signed by the author on title page. A perfect copy.
Comments: Author Ron Chernow is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his landmark biography of George Washington in 2011. This work on U.S. Grant, detailing his life from childhood in Ohio, his “lost years” before the Civil War, and finishing with his life as an international figure, has become a national bestseller.