Signed first edition of Yes I Can: The Story of Sammy Davis Jr., published in 1965.
Octavo, 612pp. Black cloth, title in silver on spine with silhouette of Sammy Davis in silver on front cover. First printing, with “First Printing, 1965” on copyright page. Clean text block, touch of wear to top edge of spine, else fine. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $6.95 on front flap, light shelf wear, bright illustrations, a near fine example.
Signed on the front free endpaper: “To ‘Johnny,’ All My Best, Your Boy, Sammy Jr.”
Sammy Davis Jr. (1925-1990) was an American singer, dancer, and actor, who was a member of the notorious Rat Pack.