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3103T Marlborough
May 31, 2018 10:00AM - June 8, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

$400$325
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3103T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. Sgt. William P. Hamilton "with admiration and affection to the non-commissioned officers of the U.S. Marine Corps, with best wishes," publisher's green cloth, with dust jacket, 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.

N.B. Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller (1898-1971) is the most decorated Marine in American history.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

William P. Hamilton, Brown & Co., Lewis Burwell