Limited edition of Mr. Citizen, signed by President Harry S. Truman.
Octavo, 315pp. Maroon cloth boards, title in gilt over color label on spine. Marbled end papers, top edge dyed red. Includes the publisher’s acetate protector, in fine condition, free of chipping or notable wear. Includes the publisher’s slipcase, shelf wear to side panel, portrait of author on side, solid binding. Kroch’s & Brentano’s retail sticker on rear panel of slipcase. From a limited edition of 1000 copies signed by President Truman, this being number 899.
Mr. Citizen by Harry S. Truman is a collection of essays, reflections, and observations on politics, government, leadership, and the state of the world during his time as President of the United States. Truman offers insights into his decision-making and leadership style. He also touches on his life before and after his presidency, providing readers with a personal perspective on his journey from being a haberdasher in Missouri to becoming the President of the United States.