First edition of John Glenn: A Memoir, signed by Senator John Glenn and his wife, Annie Glenn.
Octavo, 422pp. Blue hardcover, title in silver on spine. Full number line on copyright page. In publisher’s near fine dust jacket, retail price on front flap, a touch of shelfwear, but an overall fine example. Laid in paperwork from book signing event. Signed on the half-title by John Glenn and Annie Glenn, dated “11-6-99.”
John Glenn was the first American to orbit the earth in 1962 and returned to space in 1998. He served in the United States Senate from 1974-1999. His wife, Annie Glenn, was a lifelong advocate for people with disabilities and communication disorders. She died in 2020.