War In A Time Of Peace by David Halberstram, an advance readers copy, inscribed to Lauren Bacall. Octavo, 513pp. Light blue paper covers, title on cover. Clean pages, likely unread. Inscribed by author David Halberstram for Mrs. Lauren Bacall, dated August 8th, 2001. Published shortly before September 11th, Pulitzer Prize winning author develops a portrait of administration officials early in their first term.
Comments: Mrs. Lauren Bacall was an Academy Award Nominated Actress, staring alongside notable actors such as Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe and Betty Grable. She was also known as a democratic political supporter, with close ties to the Kennedy family and President Harry Truman. She passed away in 2014 in New York City. Provenance: from The Lauren Bacall Collection at Bonhams, May 2015.