Signed first edition of Revolutionaries: A New History of the Invention of America by Jack Rakove.
Octavo, 487pp. Red hardcover, brown spine, title in gilt on spine. Full number line on copyright page. Solid text block, appears unread, a fine example. In publisher’s fine dust jacket, $30.00 retail price on front flap, a vibrant example. Inscription on title page reads “For Charlotte, With best wishes / Jack Rakove / 16 May 2010.”
Jack Rakove was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in History in 1997 for Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution.