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Stimson | Henry L. and McGeorge Bundy

On Active Service In Peace And War

First Edition / Limited Edition


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Signed limited edition of On Active Service In Peace and War by Secretary of War Henry L. Stimson and McGeorge Bundy.

Octavo, [two volumes], xxii, 320pp; vi, 323-698pp. Blue cloth, title on paper label on spines. Stated “first edition” on copyright page of both volumes. Light foxing along top edge of text block, otherwise fine. Lacking the publisher’s scarce slipcase and dust jackets. Signed in Volume I on tipped-in signature page by Henry L. Stimson, with a presentation card in Volume II from “Mrs. Henry L. Stimson.” This is from an unnumbered limited edition, held for presentation by the author and co-author.

Henry L. Stimson (1867-1950) served as Secretary of War from 1911-13, Secretary of State from 1929-33 and Secretary of War from 1940-45.

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New York


Harper & Brothers


First Edition / Limited Edition

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Near Fine


Stimson | Henry L. and McGeorge Bundy

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