SIGNED BY WALT DISNEY AND HIS DAUGHTER
MILLER, Diane Disney. The Story of Walt Disney. New York: Henry Holt, 1957. Octavo, original half light blue cloth, original dust jacket.
First edition of this biography of Walt Disney by his daughter, boldly signed on the half title by Walt Disney and additionally signed by his daughter, Diane Disney Miller.
Disney's daughter Diane (ghosted by journalist Pete Martin) relates her father's career, from his humble beginnings as a paper boy who drew doodles through his revolutionizing of animated film and the opening of Disneyland. "No one, not even those closest to him, can anticipate what he'll do next, but there'll always be something, and no matter how impossible it sounds, Father will do it." Illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photographs.
Book with only slight soiling to edges of text block and mild toning to extremities. Bright, price-clipped dust jacket with minor soiling, one chip to rear panel, and a couple tape repairs to verso. A near-fine signed copy.