Lot of 7 David Halberstam Books Including First Editions and Signed Copies HC DJ

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  • Title: One Very Hot Day
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Copyright: 1967
  • Edition: Unstated, signed by author and General W. C. Westmoreland
  • Title: The Best and the Brightest
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Copyright: 1972
  • Edition: 4th printing, inscribed by author
  • Title: The Next Century
  • Publisher: William Morrow and Company, Inc. 
  • Copyright: 1991
  • Edition: Stated first trade edition, signed by author
  • Title: October 1964
  • Publisher: Villard Books
  • Copyright: 1994
  • Edition: Stated first edition, signed by author
  • Title: The Fifties
  • Publisher: Villard Books
  • Copyright: 1993
  • Edition: Stated first edition, signed by author
  • Title: The Making of a Quagmire
  • Publisher: The Bodley Head
  • Copyright: 1965
  • Edition: Unstated
  • Title: The Making of a Quagmire
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Copyright: 1965
  • Edition: Stated first printing


  • Books are in very good condition
  • One Very Hot Day has ink markings on front pastedown to cover previous owner's name and light pencil markings on front endpaper
  • All books are protected by dust jackets
  • Both The Making of a Quagmire volumes and The Best and the Brightest have some minor soiling to edges of text blocks and some shelf wear to bottom edge of covers and spines
  • The Making of a Quagmire, Random House edition has previous owner's name stamp on front endpaper
  • The Making of a Quagmire, The Bodley Head edition has had some information erased from the front endpaper and has some ink markings on the dust jacket flap
  • Bindings are all tight
  • Text blocks have darkened slightly on both volumes of The Making of a Quagmire, but all others are clean
SKU: 106329_OL-2050
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