Very Good / Very Good. Item #6596
New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc., 1972. First Edition. Quarto; 128 pages. Black and white and color photographs throughout. Photographic dust jacket. Blue boards stamped in gilt.
Laid in is a printed announcement for the birth of the Eisenhower's baby, Jennie, with original envelope. Also included is a short hand-written note from Julie Eisenhower mentioning the new Babar book in the baby's bedroom. Book itself is unsigned.
In the book itself, Safire's amusing and adulatory captions give an insider's view of the Nixon White House.
Dust jacket is worn and creased along edges with two larger chips along top edge of rear panel. Boards are faded at edges. Binding is sound and interior is unmarked.