Israel, Fred L., editor; introduction by Schlesinger, Arthur M.
Title THE STATE OF THE UNION MESSAGES OF THE PRESIDENTS 1790-1966: Volumes I: 1790-1966; Volume II: 1861-1904; Volume III: 1905-1966
Book Condition Cobalt-blue endpapers uniformly fading to perimeters as usual, minor stain to lower page edges of volume one, very mild soiling to covers, else a very good, clean set; no dust jackets. Small thick quarto volumes.
Edition First edition, first printings. Three volumes. Blue linen with gilt titles to the spines and gilt decoration to front covers.
Publisher New York: Chelsea House/Robert Hector Publishers, 1966.
0877541310 / 9780877541318
Seller ID 46007.00
Each of the Presidents' complete annual addresses are sub-divided with subject headings for easy points of reference. Schlesinger's explanatory introduction is extensive and Israel adds three informative prefaces. 6457 total pages; index.
Speeches and Addresses. Political Science. Presidents. American History.