Jack Paar My Saber is Bent with John Reddy 1961 Simon and Schuster

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Greetings, fellow vintage book enthusiasts! Allow me to introduce you to a fascinating read—Jack Paar's "My Saber is Bent" with John Reddy, published in 1961 by Simon and Schuster. This book offers a captivating look into the life and times of Jack Paar, one of television's early icons.

Key Features:

The hardcover format with a dust jacket not only protects the book but also makes it a sturdy and reliable read. It's perfect for both casual reading and as a collector's item.

This book provides an intimate look into the life of Jack Paar, a significant figure in early television history. It's filled with anecdotes, insights, and reflections that offer immense value to anyone interested in media history or biographies.

Jack Paar was a pioneer in the world of late-night television, hosting "The Tonight Show" before Johnny Carson. This book captures a unique period in American television history, making it a valuable read.

This book is more than just a biography; it's a piece of cultural history. It represents the collective memory of an era when television was still a burgeoning medium.

This book would be a great conversation starter at vintage book clubs, media history seminars, or even casual get-togethers with friends interested in television history.

The interesting book exudes vintage charm, from its hardcover format to its dust jacket, which shows some minor wear—adding to its authentic vintage appeal.


  • Title: Jack Paar My Saber is Bent with John Reddy
  • Publication Date: 1961
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • Format: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket
  • Pages: 236
  • Dimensions: 9x6x1
  • Language: English
  • Condition: There is some minor wear on the dust jacket, as shown in the photos.

Wrapping Up:

In essence, this book is a window into a bygone era, capturing the zeitgeist of early television history. Whether you're a media history buff, a biography lover, or a vintage book collector, "My Saber is Bent" is a must-add to your collection.


The vintage items I share with you have been previously owned and loved. They may show some wear, as is typical for vintage pieces.

Our Process

We source from local estate sales in the Great Lakes Bay Region, only purchasing the highest quality books.

After photos are shot, the book is immediately placed in a clear self-sealed bag, stored in a climate-controlled room for protection until you purchase.

When shipping, your book is double-bagged using kraft bubble mailer's for protection.

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