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Book Condition: Fine
The book gained public attention before it was published when Kennedy's widow Jacqueline, who had initially asked Manchester to write the book, demanded that the author make changes in the manuscript. ------------ Harper & Row published The Death of a President during the spring of 1967 to good reviews. It sold more than one million copies by summer and was later given the Dag Hammarskjold International Literary Prize. ------------ Blue cloth with gilt spine titles; Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear with a hint of sunfading along the top edge. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal handling wear. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 710 pages with index; maps, map endpages with chronology on front endpages. First Edition, First Printing.