Clare Boothe Luce

By: SHEED, Wilfrid

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


A first edition of author's memoirs of his experiences with Clare Booth Luce (1903-1987), as well as biographical aspects of her extraordinary life. Ms. Luce was a journalist, ambassador, author, politician and public figure. She was the wife of Time-Life publisher Henry ("Harry") Luce. Mr. Sheen, himself a noted author, states that this work is "not a biography", and add that he isn't ". . .dead sure just what it is." With two sections of black & white photos depicting people and scenes from Ms. Luce's life. --- In gold paper-covered boards backed in white cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Simple jacket in gold, with author and subject photo to back panel. --- A very nice copy: clean, tightly-bound and bright. Unclipped jacket with some creasing and a small tear to top back edge; otherwise intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); vii, 183 pages

Title: Clare Boothe Luce

Author Name: SHEED, Wilfrid

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1982

ISBN Number: 0525030557

ISBN Number 13: 9780525030553

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 41120