Signed and with a lengthy inscription by the author. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 269 pages; Description: 269 p. : port. ; 24 cm. Subjects: Roxas, Manuel A. , 1892-1948. Presidents --Mexico --Biography. History --1898-1946. Politics and government. 1 Kg. 269 pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Roxas : the Story of a Great Filipino and of...
Publisher: Manila, Philippines
Publication Date: 1952
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Philippines, Manila, 1952. Hardcover. Condition: near fine. Red octavo ; 269 p : port. ; 24 cm. Author signed, dated, and inscribed title page // Philippines -- Politics -- History -- Biography. A near fine tight clean copy First edition, first printing (full number line). Seller Inventory # 31318
Book Description Manila, 1952 En 4º tela editorial, 269 págs., con retratos. Seller Inventory # 610
Book Description [s.n. ], Manila, Philippines, 1952. Hardcover. Presumed first edition/first printing. 269 p. 24 cm. Frontis. Illustrations. Manuel Roxas was a President of the Philippines. The author was trained at Harvard, was a lawyer, and occupied a number of positions in the Government of the Philippines. He was well acquainted with his subject. The Foreword was written by Ricardo Paras, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, and a classmate of President Roxas in the College of Law of the University of the Philippines. This book was printed by Kiko Printing Press. President Roxas died shortly after the Philippines was gaining it's independence after the defeat of the Japanese invaders and the end of the Second World War. He was the first President of the Republic of the Philippines. Good. No dust jacket. Fep removed roughly. Minor page soiling. Malacanan; Emmet O'Neal; Seller Inventory # 62615