Boitano's Edge: Inside the Real World of Figure Skating Boitano, Brian; Harper, Suzanne - 1ST EDITION INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR BRIAN BOITANO
New York, New York, U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 1997 0689819153 / 9780689819155 Stated 1st Edition/1st Printing Hard Copy Very Good+ Very Good+ 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Inscribed By Author
Simon & Schuster, New York, 1997. Inscribed by author Brian Boitano on half-title page as follows: "To Phyllis - [signed] Brian Boitano". Book is in Very Good+ condition: very slight edge wear; spine slightly cocked; binding and hinges are tight and pages are clean and bright. Dust jacket is in Very Good+ condition: rubbing on edges; no tears or chips; price-clipped (except, oddly, the price still shows). From the publisher: "This large format, full-color photo essay is the ultimate skating book for fans ages 8 and up. In an accessable and conversational tone Brian Boitano reveals what it is like to move up through the sport and compete at an international level. Brian Boitano's personal stories and anecdotes as well as his lively personal commentary illuminate the sport for young readers and skating fans of all ages. Here's everything you'll ever want to know about figure skating -- with Brian Boitano serving as the expert host."