New York: Alfred A. Knopf / Borzoi Book, 1979. First Edition. Cloth. INSCRIBED by the Author on front free endpaper adding a Star, 8vo, light gray buckram with pale gold lettering on spine and author's name printed on front cover, archival mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) with head shot of Alistair Cooke by Irving Penn, ix, [x] + 272 pages +  Blanks +  A Note About the Author +  A Note on the Type. Fine / Very Good +. Item #6102
Alistair Cooke (1908 - 2004) was a British-born American journalist and broadcaster. For many years he was the urbane host of Masterpiece Theatre.
INSCRIBED copy containing 50 talks by the gentlemanly raconteur covering many of his views about Americans.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: tight, clean copy. SCARCE thus agreeably INSCRIBED. No remainder marks.