Description:Good in Very Good dust jacket. 9780394528359. The Years of...Good in Very Good dust jacket. 9780394528359. The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 2; 1.7 x 9.3 x 6.4 Inches; 560 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. xxxiv, 506 p.,  p. : ill, map;...Fine in fine dust jacket. xxxiv, 506 p.,  p. : ill, map; 1990. Includes Illustrations. In "Means of Ascent", Caro covers the years 1941-48, years in the wilderness for Johnson, who had been devastatingly defeated for the Senate in 1941, but years of fascination for the biographer and for anyone interested in the more extreme grotesqueries of American politics. For this is the period when Lyndon Johnson and his wife Ladybird made themselves rich, Texas-style rich. And it is the period when Johnson won his first seat in the US Senate, in an election whose corruption was legendary even by Texas standards. Caro has tried to expose the details of Johnson's financial dealings, so long shrouded in secrecy, and the almost incredible true story of the 1948 Senate contest, a tale of local bosses, controlled votes, and stuffed and stolen ballot boxes. What he shows us is at once funny, horrifying and inevitable. Fine well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF JDH SEAL INSIDE FRONT PAGE. 8vo-over 6½"-9½" tall. 1st Ed., 1st Printing, HB/DJ, F/F, 506 pp
Description:B&w plates. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall...B&w plates. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author xxxiv, 506pp+ [light foxing-type spotting on top page edges]----Signed by Caro on front free endpaper; no other names or markings----
Description:Near fine in very good jacket. Illustrated in black and white....Near fine in very good jacket. Illustrated in black and white. 506 pages, thick 8vo, navy cloth, slightly edge-worn dust wrapper (small tear on back panel). London: The Bodley Head, (1990). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. Signed and inscribed by Robert A. Caro for the philanthropists Edith and Martin Segal on endpaper: "For Martin and Edith from Robert A. Caro."
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