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    Walter Lord. A Night to Remember. New York: [1955]. First edition, presentation copy, inscribed.

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    [Titanic Sinking]. Walter Lord. A Night to Remember. New York: Henry Holt, [1955]. First edition. Presentation copy. Inscribed by Lord on the first blank: "For Mrs B. C. Leachman, in/the hope that this will help satisfy/what Bob calls you insatiable/appetite for non-fiction literature./with very best wishes,/Walter Lord". Octavo. [2, blank], 209, [5, blank] pages. Publisher's yellow cloth backstrip over blue cloth boards, spine lettered in black. Pictorial endleaves. Original dust jacket. Cloth backstrip thumbsoiled and rubbed; some rubbing, light wear to boards; upper corners lightly bumped; light toning, minor soiling to endleaves. Jacket spine a bit sunned; some edgewear, chipping to jacket edges; a few short tears; some thumbsoiling to rear jacket panel; light pencil marks to front flap. Still, a very good copy. From the James C. Seacrest Collection.



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