Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    William McKinley: Signed First Edition of Speeches and Addresses of William McKinley. (New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1893), first edition, 664 pages plus two pages of advertisements, blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on the spine and front cover, 8vo (6" x 9.25"), clear plastic dust cover, housed in a beautiful, sturdy blue custom quarter leather slipcase with marbled paper boards, gilt spine lettering, and five raised spine bands. Illustrated throughout with engravings by H. B. Hall, Jr. of New York. Boldly signed "William McKinley Dec. 15/94" on the front free endpaper. A handsome edition of McKinley's public addresses "From His Election To Congress To The Present Time." Very good condition, with minimal shelf wear, and one small nick at the head of the spine. Textblock is sound and the binding is strong.

    View all of [The Chris Kortlander Collection ]

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 890

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 37 days left to consign to the 2020 April 23 Historical Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,016,674