Signed first edition of This America by President Lyndon B. Johnson, with a note from his daughter Lynda stating that this was “one of the last he signed.”
Quarto, 169pp, . Blue cloth, title stamped in silver. No additional printings noted. Text block clean, free of marks or notations. Publisher’s dust jacket, retail price on front flap, closed tear to front panel, shallow chipping at spine, bright illustrations.
Signed by President Lyndon Johnson on the front endpaper. Includes a laid in card from Lynda Bird Johnson Robb: “Dear Aliki and Bill, Daddy believed in the institution of marriage and I know he would enjoy sharing this book – one of the last he signed. As always, Lynda.”
This book is from the estate of William and Aliki Bryant, a Washington D.C. real estate developer and former member of the C.I.A. Both were active in the Washington DC social scene, until his passing in 2017.