A Promise to Ourselves. A Journey Through Fatherhood and Divorce
St. Martin's Press: New York, 2008. 1st Edition. Octavo, publisher’s dark gray cloth, spine gilt, original photo-illustrated dust jacket.
"When illness afflicts a marriage, the professionals who arrive on the scene often are there to prolong the bleeding, not to stop it." A-lister Alec Baldwin’s marriage memoir, inscribed by him on the half-title, and chronicling his custody battle with his ex-wife Kim Basinger, one of the longest and most vicious in Hollywood history, as well as his eventual estrangement from his daughter. Inscribed: "Aug 2009 / To Gayle - / Alec Baldwin." First printing with complete number row to copyright page. Sunning to spine panel of unclipped dust jacket, else fine. Item #5239