[Item #60652] A Start In Freedom [Presentation Copy, Inscribed]. Sir Hugh FOOT.

A Start In Freedom [Presentation Copy, Inscribed]

New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1964. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21.75cm); brown cloth, with titles stamped in pale yellow on spine; dustjacket; [10],11-256pp; illus. Signed by the author on the title page, and inscribed on the front endpaper to J. Wayne Fredericks, the former U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs (1961-67): "To Wayne, With admiration and affection, and respect for his leadership – specially in gaining and deserving the trust of the new nations / Hugh Caradon." Light wear to spine ends, else Near Fine. Dustjacket is price-clipped, lightly edgeworn, with a few tiny nicks and tears, light dust-soil to rear panel, and two fingernail-sized impressions along the front joint; Very Good+. Memoir recounting the British diplomat's extensive career. Foot (1907-1990), Baron Caradon, was the last Governor and Commander in Chief of colonial Cyprus, Colonial Secretary of Jamaica, Chief Secretary for Nigeria, and the UK's permanent representative to the United Nations.

Price: $100.00

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