UPSTAIRS AT THE WHITE HOUSE. My life with the First Ladies.

Coward, McCann & Geoghegen. Inc. New York.,1973.

FIRST EDITION.8vo. Very good copy in the publishers dustwrapper. Inscribed by West to Jane Englehard (who, along with her husband Charles, is mentioned in the book several times). Jane Englehard was a prominent donor to White House restoration projects and a close friend of Lyndon B. Johnson. She served on a variety of advisory committees through many administrations from Kennedy to Clinton. --- West was the chief Usher of the White House under six presidents. --- Housed in a blue cloth covered chemise and fine, blue morocco leather spined, slip case. Spine with raised bands, decorated with blind stamped piping. Compartments ruled and decorated in blind, and lettered in gilt. Blue cloth on boards.:.

Item #6551

Price: £475.00