Inscribed to Senator Mark O. Hatfield, the first edition of The Double Man by William S. Cohen and Gary Hart.
Octavo, 348pp. Title in silver on blue cloth spine, cream paper boards. Stated “First Edition” with full number line on copyright page. Solid text block, faint wear to edges, a fine example. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $16.95 retail price, some shelf wear, light rubbing to edges of spine.
Inscribed on the front free endpaper, “For Senator Mark O. Hatfield, An insider’s knowledge with an outsider’s independence – A true Double (Threat) Man on The Republican Team! With Best Wishes and sincere thanks for your friendship. -Bill Cohen.”
Senator Mark O. Hatfield (1922-2011) served as U.S. Senator from Oregon for thirty years: 1967-1997. During his tenure, the GOP Senate also included the author, Senator William S. Cohen from Maine.