First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5151
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1991. First Edition. Inscribed by author to William Safire on front free endpaper. Inscription reads, "To Bill - / A friend, mentor + role model - / Your down-to-earth approach to life + work is an / inspiration. / Thanks for the / encouragement along the / way. / Elaine / 5/30/91."
Illustrated dust jacket has original "$22.95" price present. Rear flap of jacket creased at top, else fine. Black and orange boards with spine stamped in black. Spine ends of boards are nudged, else fine.