The Accountability of Power.New York: David McKay Company, Inc, 1975 Stock Code: 148295
First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "To Jacques & Jacqueline with best wishes Walter Mondale". In his first book, Mondale sets out the new approach to the Presidency that is needed after Vietnam and Watergate. The book set the ground for his own candidacy on a Presidential ticket, firstly in his successful run as the Vice-Presidential candidate with Jimmy Carter in 1976, and then in his landslide defeat as the Democrat candidate in the 1984 Presidential election against Ronald Reagan.
Octavo. Original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With dust jacket.
A fine copy, in very good, lightly toned jacket, minor crease to rear flap.
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