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    Signed by Dwight D. Eisenhower

    Dwight D Eisenhower. Crusade in Europe. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1948. Limited to 1,426 numbered copies (of which 1,401 are for sale). Signed by the author on a facsimile of the D-Day order of the day. Octavo. [4], xiv, [2], 559, [1, blank] pp. Sixteen plates (from photographs selected by Edward Steichen), six double-page color maps (including front and back endpapers), and thirty-eight maps in the text, and double-page color chart of "The Allied Air-Ground Team for the Final Offensive." Original light brown buckram over beveled boards. Front cover stamped in black with facsimile signature. Spine stamped in black and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt, others uncut. A fine copy. In the original cardboard slipcase (some browning and rubbing to slipcase). From the collection of John Carrol Collins.

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