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    Sale 2461 | Lot 132
    Price Realized: $3,900With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2461 Lot 132

      "STUDY THIS BOOK AND . . . HAVE A HAPPY LIFE" TRUMAN, HARRY S. New Testament, Signed and Inscribed, "To Scharon Schredfer / with a hope that / she'll study this / book and therefore / have a happy life," on the front free endpaper. 12mo, publisher's cloth with zipper closure, minor wear; owner's inscription on rear pastedown; original box. Cleveland and New York: World Pub. Co., [1940s]; inscription: Np, 26 September 1957

      Estimate $1,500 - 2,500

      U.S. presidents who claimed the Baptist faith in addition to Truman include Warren G. Harding, Jimmy Carter, and Bill Clinton.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $3,900