An American Life.New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990 Stock Code: 143067
Signed by Reagan, in the handsome original oak boxSigned limited edition, number 497 of 2,000 copies signed by Ronald Reagan, presented as issued in a striking oak box emblazoned with the Presidential Seal, and unusually retaining the original container. An American Life is Reagan's autobiography, covering his birth to his election as 40th President through to the end of his term in office.
Octavo. Original blue morocco, spine lettered in gilt, front cover stamped in gilt with the Presidential Seal above the White House with Reagan's facsimile signature in gilt underneath, marbled endpapers, gilt edges, blue silk bookmark with white star ornamentation. Housed in the original oak box, lid with gilt medallion of the Presidential Seal, metal handles on sides, interior lined in blue velvet, pull-out drawer holding 6 cassette tapes of Reagan's speeches. Housed in the original closed-cell extruded polystyrene foam container.
A fine copy, in fine box, foam container with light soiling and scratches but in remarkably nice condition.
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