First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Item #4867
Boulder: Westview Press, 1996. First Edition with full numberline. Signed by the author on half title to writer, columnist, and former presidential speechwriter William Safire and his wife Helene with inscription "August 12, 1996 | To Helene and Bill -- | Friends for all | seasons. With many thanks | for all your help and | encouragement over the years --- | and for this book's | dynamic jump start! Susan J. Tolchin." In a December 1995 New York times article, and as blurbed on the front cover, Safire speculated the book would be a surprise political bestseller.
Octavo; 170pp. Photo-illustrated paper wraps. Covers lightly shelfworn but with no chips, tears, or marks. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.