First edition of Years of Renewal, inscribed by Henry Kissinger to financier and philanthropist, Theodore J. Forstmann.
Octavo, 1151pp. Blue hardcover over cloth, title in gilt on spine. Full number line on copyright page. Bumped corner, clean text block. In publisher’s first edition dust jacket, $35.00 on front flap, light wear to spine, otherwise a bright example. Inscribed on half-title: “To Teddy Forstmann, from his friend, Henry A. Kissinger.”
Teddy Forstmann (1940-2011) was the CEO of IMG and one of the founding partners of Forstmann Little & Company. He was a prolific philanthropist and an active member of the Republican Party. Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger was a longtime friend of Forstmann and served on the board of Forstmann Little.