Atheneum, 1983. Item #2611
STACY, Pat. [With Beverly Linet]. DUKE: A LOVE STORY.An Intimate Memoir Of John Wayne's Last Years. NY: Atheneum, 1983. Small quarto, cloth & boards in dust jacket; 233 pages. First Edition, first printing. Signed presentation from Stacy on the half-title page: For Larry & Patty- With a kind word! Pat Stacy. May 26, 1983." With an additional presentation on the same page, from the Wayne's friends, Joe and Barbara DeFranco, who are mentioned in the Acknowledgments: "Larry and Patty: Barbara and I shared many tables of good and fine wine with Pat and Duke and we want to share this book with you. Joe." Near fine (contents clean & tight); minor wear (faint stain front & rear flap, crease rear flap) d/j. $50.00.