DescriptionElvis Presley Personally Owned Book, Circa 1953. Titled Death Be Not Proud: A Memoir by John Gunther, with dust jacket, published by The Modern Library, New York, 1953 (not a first edition); with a handwritten annotation on the front free end paper reading in part "This is to certify that this book came from Elvis Presley's personal library / Don B. Smith / April 14, 1975;" Don B. Smith being the auctioneer who sold many of the contents of Elvis' Hillcrest home in Beverly Hills at a 1980 auction at the Palladium.
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