This item is coming to you directly from the estate of Jerry Lewis’ Personal Assistant, Penny Rice. For over 40 years, she tended to all of Jerry Lewis’ needs. Finally, she severed ties with Jerry Lewis, and with that, she retained many of her and Jerry’s personal letters, audio tapes, jewelry, books, scripts, and photos. These items have never been offered on the market but have been kept in the personal collection of Penny Rice for all these years. Penny Rice passed away, and her daughter had a caretaker. He helped Penny’s daughter move to Ohio, and she left all the Jerry Lewis Estate to the caretaker.
This book “DEAN & ME: A Love Story” is a special edition run made for Friends and Family. There is a page dedicated to this run. This book is not only a 1st edition run, but it is a special run for the friends and family of Jerry Lewis. Jerry inscribed it to Penny, “For Penny, I would never have done it without you I love you JL.” It is a hardcover red and gold bound book. It was given personally to Penny Rice, by Jerry Lewis. You can still feel the energy that abounds from the pages of this book.
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