Very Good / Very Good. Item #5528
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1965. First Edition. Signed by author to fellow New York Times Columnist Tom Wicker on title page with inscription, "For / Tom Wicker / a kind and gifted / colleague, with / very good wishes / Drew Middleton / 10/18/65."
Octavo. 303 pages. Photo-illustrated dust jacket with original $5.95 price intact; book in blue cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket chipped at head of spine and toned along edges, with a couple tiny tears and bumps.Boards are square with a small bump at bottom front edge and nudging to spine ends. Binding is sound. Pages a bit toned but unmarked. Publisher's review slip, announcement, and business card laid in at rear.
From the estate of New York Times columnist William Safire.