Lot #26
Donald Trump Signed Bible

"Read every word!"—Trump sends a Bible to his mistress and future wife, Marla Maples

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Estimate: $10000+

Description

"Read every word!"—Trump sends a Bible to his mistress and future wife, Marla Maples

Signed book: The Living Bible Paraphrased: A Thought-for-Thought Translation. Executive Heritage Slim Line edition. Wheaton, Illinois: Tyndale House Publishers, 1984. Bonded leather softcover, 6 x 8.75, 868 pages. Signed and inscribed on the title page in black felt tip to his mistress and future wife, Marla Maples, "Sept 30/91, Marla—Mrs. DeMoss sent this to me—She and Billy Graham are wonderful people who you made a great impression on. Read every word! Love, Donald." In fine condition, with a tear running vertically down the extreme left side of the signed page, in no way affecting the inscription. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Beckett Authentication Services. Trump and Maples met in 1989 and began a public relationship despite the former still being married to his first wife, Ivana, whom he divorced in 1992. Trump proposed to Maples in December 1993 and the couple were soon married at New York City's Plaza Hotel.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #643 - Ended September 14, 2022