Inaugural Presentation Edition of Profiles In Courage by President John F. Kennedy. Small octavo, 266pp. Blue leather, gilt title on spine and front cover. All edges gilt. Special inaugural edition, inscribed with the following: “This Copy Presented To: San Gaulard – In Recognition of his friendship and generous support to the democratic cause – John Kennedy – The White House, Washington, D.C.” Secretarial inscription.
Comments: This book won the Pulitzer Prize in 1955. Short biographies of eight United States Senators, describing their contributions to bipartisanship and history in general. Forward by Allan Nevins added for this edition.