First edition of Looking Forward, signed by President George H.W. Bush on the dust jacket cover.
Octavo, xii, 270pp. Gilt title on spine and signature on cover. Red cloth binding. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Light foxing along top edge of text block. Office of George Bush plate affixed to front endpaper, Dust jacket with $18.95 on front flap, light shelfwear.
Book is signed by President George H.W. Bush on the front of the dust jacket. A unique signed copy.
Looking Forward was written by Vice President Bush before he embarked on his successful campaign for President in 1988. Looking Forward covers his career from a navy pilot during WWII, through his years as Ambassador to China, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, Director of the C.I.A. and finally to the 1980 presidential race. George Bush would serve as the Vice President for Ronald Reagan from 1981-1989 and one term as President from 1989-1993.