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Agnew, Spiro T. (1918-1996) The Canfield Decision , Signed Copy, First Edition, and Autograph Letter Signed.

Auction:
2819T
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$308$250

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Books & Manuscripts - 2819T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 27, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Agnew, Spiro T. (1918-1996) The Canfield Decision, Signed Copy, First Edition, and Autograph Letter Signed. [Chicago, IL]: Playboy Press, [1976].
Stated first edition, in a slightly torn dust jacket; [and] single page letter to George Phillips (perhaps Agnew's physician) November 2, 1973, honoring their old friendship and professing innocence.
"I can only say again that I am innocent of the terrible charges against me. Someday the truth will emerge. A fair hearing in the Congress was denied me, and the cards [...] were stacked against me."
Estimate $300-500


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Chicago, Playboy Press, George Phillips, physician, Congress

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