Boston: Little, Brown & Co., (1967). First edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author at the top of the first white blank page. Here, the author tackles politics with his characteristic wit and insight and traces the fortunes of a number of men and women who in the years 1937 to 1952 helped to transform the American republic into what Vidal refers to as "possibly the last empire on earth." The author's sixth novel in his Narratives of Empire series of historical novels. 377 pages. A very good plus copy in a price-clipped very good jacket with a closed tear to the bottom of the front panel near the spine. Item #14779

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