US: The Viking Press, 1986. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #70112
Signed. Front endpaper of the first volume includes an official George C. Marshall foundation bookplate that has been personally autographed by author, Forrest C. Pogue (the authorized Marshall biographer). Biographical set with black & white illustrations includes: Volume 1: George C. Marshall, Education of a General 1880-1939 with a foreword by General Omar N. Bradley (Fourth Printing); Volume 2: George C. Marshall, Ordeal and Hope 1939-1942 (Fourth Printing); Volume 3: George C. Marshall, Organizer of Victory 1943-1945 (Third Printing); Volume 4: George C. Marshall, Statesman 1945-1959 (First Printing). Text is clean and unmarked. Small stain to the top of the first free end paper. Boards are clean and square. Binding is tight. Faint wear to cloth at spine ends and corners. Some soiling to text block of Volume 1 and 3. Dust jackets are clean, bright and unmarked. Dust jackets are covered in protective mylar jackets. Pictures available upon request.