Masters of Deceit, signed by FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover. Octavo, 374pp. Red cloth bindings with gilt title on spine and cover, replica signature in gilt over black. Light foxing on endpapers. In publishers dust jacket, $5.00 on front flap, light shelf wear, archival repair to verso of spine, overall a near fine example. Signed by J. Edgar Hoover on front endpaper, with JSA certification of signature authenticity.
Comments: J. Edgar Hoover was the longest serving Director of the F.B.I., serving six presidents. This book was written in 1958, near the height of the communist scare in America.