Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1972.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally unblemished dust-jacket, remainder marked bottom edge, signed and inscribed by author Edward Kennedy directly on colophon page.
Edward M. Kennedy (1932-2009) represented Massachusetts in the United States Senate for 47 years. The youngest brother of President John F. Kennedy and Senator Robert F. Kennedy, he received many awards and honors, including an honorary knighthood bestowed by Queen Elizabeth II, the Order of the Aztec Eagle from Mexico, the US Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Order of the Merit of Chile, and an honorary degree from Harvard University. "In Critical Condition" was the late Senator's third published book; Remainder; 1-8, 9-252,  pages.