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C. Fred's Story: A Dog's Life; Edited slightly by Barbara Bush

C. Fred's Story: A Dog's Life; Edited slightly by Barbara Bush

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C. Fred's Story: A Dog's Life; Edited slightly by Barbara Bush

by Bush, Barbara [George H.W. Bush]

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ISBN 10
0385189710
ISBN 13
9780385189712
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First edition of C.Fred's Story, inscribed by Barbara Bush and Vice President George H.W. Bush.. Octavo, 109pp. Red boards, blue cloth spine, gilt title on spine. Illustrated end papers. Multiple black and white illustrations throughout. Light wear to cloth spine. Previous tape mark on title page, not affecting text or signature. Publishers first edition dust jacket, fine condition, retail price on front flap. Signed on front free end paper by Barbara Bush and inscribed: "May 9th, 1985. To: Bob and Madeleine Boilard, With best wishes to a friend of all Bushes. Warmly (Millie) and Barbara Bush." Additional inscription by Vice President George H.W. Bush on title page: "To Bob and Madeline, With warm best wishes and friendship - Let's go fishing - George Bush. May 9, 1985." An outstanding association copy in fine condition. Bob Boilard was a longtime friend and fishing partner of President George H.W. Bush. Mr. Boilard wrote that he never spoke about politics with President Bush, but kept topics to family, friends, fishing and Maine. In a letter to Bob Boilard featured in "All The Best, George Bush" dated 2/24/88, Vice President Bush says "Bob, I'm going to win, but Ill promise you one thing - it won't affect our fishing together. Life is about friends and values. You are my friend. Keep your fingers crossed. George Bush.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
C. Fred's Story: A Dog's Life; Edited slightly by Barbara Bush
Author
Bush, Barbara [George H.W. Bush]
Illustrator
First edition of C.Fred's Story, inscribed by Barbara Bush and Vice President George H.W. Bush.
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
ISBN 10
0385189710
ISBN 13
9780385189712
Publisher
Doubleday & Company, Inc
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date Published
1984
Keywords
All The Best George Bush, Decision Points George Bush, C.Fred's Story, A World Transformed George Bush Brent Scowcroft, Speaking Of Freedom The Collected Speeches George Bush, Looking Forward George Bush, Heartbeat George Bush, Decision Points George

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