"Of course, no human mind, nor indeed any conceivable computer, can calculate the sum total of these experiences in terms of happiness, achievement and virtue, nor indeed of their opposites. It follows therefore that the full accounting of how my political work affected the lives of others is something we will only know on Judgement Day. It is an awesome and unsettling thought."
SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION, ONE OF ONLY 500 COPIES SIGNED BY MARGARET THATCHER.
Beautiful deluxe first edition of Thatcher's memoirs, covering her early life up until her election as Prime Minister in 1979 (Part I) and her life immediately after her time in office (1990 through 1995). ("The Downing Street Years" are covered in her earlier 1993 memoir.) Illustrated with numerous photographs of Thatcher through the years.
London: Harper Collins, 1995. Thick octavo, original full morocco with gilt spine lettering, all edges gilt; original slipcase. A FINE COPY. An elegant production.
Price: $1,450 .