Book #14896

Christmas in Plains: Memories - 1st Edition/1st Printing - Collectors' Edition

Jimmy Carter
Christmas in Plains: Memories - 1st Edition/1st Printing - Collectors' Edition. Jimmy Carter.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 12mo
Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001.
ISBN: 0743260651

A stunning Collectors' edition by Simon & Schuster, a Very Fine first edition, first printing bound in green leather with original wrap-around band, all edges gilt, SIGNED by former U. S. President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Jimmy Carter. Rather scarce.

In a beautifully rendered portrait, Jimmy Carter remembers the Christmas days of his Plains boyhood -- the simplicity of family and community gift-giving, his father's eggnog, the children's house decorations, the school Nativity pageant, the fireworks, Luke's story of the birth of Christ, and the poignancy of his black neighbors' poverty.

Price: $69.00

Author Bio

Jimmy Carter

James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. (born October 1, 1924), the thirty-ninth US President (1977 - 1981) and a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002. Author of more than 20 bestselling books.

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