New York: Stein and Day, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 Inches. 501 PP. Very Good / Very Good. Item #3646
First printing copy signed and inscribed "To Jim & Rita, With love, Fred Guiles / PS It took me two days to sign all the copies in gold ink on the binding! / Pennsylvania / 1984" on the FFEP. Additionally inscribed by Jim Dougherty to Brenda on the same page.
A very rare association copy signed to Marilyn's first husband (followed by DiMaggio and Miller of course). Jim is referenced throughout the book and he is cited as a source of material in the bibliography.
First printing copy in original DJ. Retains original price of $17.95 on front flap. A bit of soiling to cloth spine. DJ a bit worn and creased at edges and folds. A very important association copy of this biography.