THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK OF THE DEAD: OBITUARIES OF EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE chronicles the lives of history makers of the last 165 years. It is one of our top-selling gifts for all people for all occasions. In addition to the hundreds of obits in the book, there is a web key that provides exclusive instant access to 10,000 more selected extraordinary people.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by William McDonald at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in October, 2016 by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers and distributed by the Hachette Book Group.
WILLIAM MCDONALD (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) has been the obituaries editor for the New York Times since 2006. He was part of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2000. Thank you William McDonald for signing our books.