First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4862
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1980. First Edition with full numberline. Signed letter on U.S. Senate stationary from the Proxmire to author, columnist, and former presidential speechwriter William Safire laid in. Octavo; 238pp. Printed green dust jacket with $10.95 price over black cloth with gilt lettering. Jacket shows a few scuffs to front with a clean, half-inch tear at bottom front, but is clean and crisp overall. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.