SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF A PHOTOGRAPHIC PROFILE, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH AND HIS PHOTOGRAPHER DAVID VALDEZ
(BUSH, George H.W.) VALDEZ, David. George Herbert Walker Bush: A Photographic Profile. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, (1997). Large square quarto (11-14 by 11-1/4 inches), original navy cloth, original slipcase with mounted presidential seal. $1250.
Signed limited first edition of this lavishly illustrated tribute to President George H.W. Bush by his personal photographer, one of 1250 unnumbered copies signed by President Bush and photographer Valdez.
This lavish photographic tribute to America's 41st President features a handsome color frontispiece portrait and over 200 black-and-white and color images, many full page, spanning Bush's days as a naval aviator and Yale baseball player, his service as United Nations ambassador and CIA director, and culminating in his years as Vice-President and President. Issued the same year in a trade edition, no priority established. Introduction by Valdez.
Only very faint dust soiling to slipcase. A fine signed copy.