First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5285
New York: The Free Press, 1992. First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author on front free endpaper to writer and columnist William Safire with inscription "To Bill Safire, as always an inspiration. Best regards, Bob Bartley." Additional signed handwritten (unintelligible) presentation letter on Bartley's stationary laid in.
Octavo; 347pp. Printed dust jacket with original $22.95 price; book in black cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket bumped at corners and spine ends, with a long, faint scratch to front along fore-edge. Boards are square with light bumps to corners. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.