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    Forrest C. Pogue. 3 Volumes of George C. Marshall's Biography: Education of a General. [1963]. First edition. Signed. [and:] Ordeal of Hope. [1966]. First edition. [and:] Organizer of Victory. [1973]. Book club edition. NY: Viking. From the James and Deborah Boyd Collection.

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    George C. Marshall [subject]. Forrest C. Pogue. First Three Volumes of Marshall's Biography, including: George C. Marshall: Education of a General 1880-1939. [1963]. First edition, first printing. Signed by Pogue on front free endpaper. [and:] George C. Marshall: Ordeal of Hope 1939-1942. [1966]. First edition, first printing. [and:] George C. Marshall: Organizer of Victory 1943-1945. [1973]. Book club edition. New York: Viking. Three octavo volumes. Publisher's quarter blue cloth over maroon cloth boards and dust jacket. Mild rubbing to cloth with some hinges a little shaken. Small stains to top page edges. Jackets show light rubbing and wear to edges with several small tears. A very good set.

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