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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Signed Copy of this Hallowed Ground, The Story of the Union Side of the Civil War, by Bruce Catton. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 187 pages; 8.5" x 11". Signed on the front pictorial endpaper, "Best Wishes Martin Luther King." This is the first time we have seen a King signature on a book about the Civil War - an important association.

    Condition: Clothbound boards are in heavily worn with bumped corners; soiling and some evidence of mold. Joints are cracked, and backstrip has come free. Top and bottom o spine are heavily chipped. Interior pages have age toning, but overall very good. Noted in pen on page 175: "Founded by William Shavers 2011 in a barrel getting ready to be burnt!"


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    April, 2016
    5th Tuesday
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