Signed first edition of The Death of a President by William Manchester.
Octavo, xvi, 710pp. Blue cloth, title stamped in gilt on spine. Illustrated endpapers. Stated “First Edition” on copyright page. Solid text block, light discoloration along top edge of cloth, a near fine example. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $10.00 retail price on front flap, touch of shelf wear. Signed on the half-title “To Jim Bell – A great reporter (contemporary historian? Journalist?) – with admiration, gratitude, and warmest personal regards – Bill Manchester. New York 17 VI 67.”