Sketches From Life Of Men I Have Known

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961. Hardcover. xiv, [2], 206, [2] p., 8 p. of photographs; 22 cm. Red cloth spine with black paper over boards. Gilt-stamped spine title and author's facsimile signature on front board. No dust jacket. Stated First Edition. Gift inscription on front free endpaper dated 1962. Contents: Ernest Bevin -- Robert Schuman -- Winston Spencer Churchill -- A Russian Gallery -- Lisbon: Background of a Conference -- Arthur Vandenberg and the Senate -- General Marshall -- Konrad Adenauer -- A State Visit: Vienna, 1952. Includes index. The author, Dean Acheson (1893-1971), served as United States Secretary of State from 1949 to 1953 and helped to design the Marshall Plan and to create NATO. In Very Good Condition: ends of spine rubbed; cover very lightly soiled; clean and tight. Very Good. Item #006895

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