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    Allen Drury. Two First Editions, including: Advise and Consent. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1959. Near fine in rubbed dust jacket. [and: ] Decision. Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1983. Signed by Drury. Full green leather. Fine.

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    This lot includes: Advise and Consent, A Novel of Washington Politics. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1959. First edition. Octavo. 616 pages. Publisher's red- and blue-stamped light olive cloth. Pages lightly toned. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear, darkening along spine, and rubbing to rear panel and along edges; first issue dust jacket with original price blacked out and with corrected price of $5.75 printed beneath it. Near fine. Author's first book; winner of the Pulitzer Prize. [and: ] Decision. Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1983. First edition (preceding the Doubleday trade edition), limited and signed by Drury on the first blank page. Octavo. 486 pages. Illustrations by Malcolm Liepke. Full green leather with gilt lettering and decorations; four raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers; green ribbon bookmark. Fine.



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