First Edition of Heartbeat: George Bush In His Own Words; Signed by Him
Heartbeat: George Bush In His Own Words.
Bush, George; Edited by Jim McGrath.$275.00
Item Number: 2895
New York: Scribner, 2001.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by George Bush on the title page. Compiled and edited by Him McGrath. Introduction by Barbara Bush.
Heartbeat: George Bush In His Own Words is a collection of excerpts from the former president's speeches and other writings, "Heartbeat" reveals the basic ideals and beliefs that have served George H. W. Bush throughout his public and private life. He speaks often of what he calls "heartbeat." It is a simple word -- a code word -- referring to personal bedrock values concerning service, duty, honor, friends, faith, and particularly family.