McCain | John [Jack Valenti Association Copy]

Worth The Fighting For – A Memoir

First Trade Edition | First Printing

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Octavo, xxvi, 396pp. Blue hardcover, title printed in silver on spine. Stated “first trade edition” on copyright page with number line 2-9. Dust jacket, near fine, with $25.95 price on front flap, light shelfwear. Signed on half title by Senator John McCain: “To My Friend + Comrade Jack – With Warmest Regards, John McCain.” An excellent associtation copy.
Comments: John McCain was the senior senator from the state of Arizona until his death in 2018. He served in Vietnam, where he was captured and held prisoner in Hanoi for nearly 6-years. In 2000 and 2008, he ran for President of the United States, losing both times, but ensuring his status as a lion of the Senate. Jack Valenti was a Special Advisor to President Lyndon Johnson from 1964-1966. His wife, Mary Margaret Valenti, was a personal secretary of Senator Johnson from 1956-1962. Jack Valenti was in Dallas in November, 1963 and can be seen in the famous photograph of President Johnson being sworn in aboard Air Force One, next to Mrs. Johnson. Jack Valenti would go on to become the President of the Motion Picture Association of America.

Additional information

Location Published

New York

Publisher

Random House

Edition

First Trade Edition, First Printing

Date Published

2002

ISBN

0-375-50542-3

Binding

Hardcover

Condition

Fine

Jacket Condition

near fine

Writer

McCain | John [Jack Valenti Association Copy]

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