New York: David McKay Company, 1965. 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 $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.
This copy from the estate of New York Times columnist William Safire, though without his ownership marks or plates.