Indianapolis/NY: Bobbs-Merrill, (1943).
Very good STATED First Edition of the author's landmark novel, an enduring literary classic and basis for the acclaimed 1949 King Vidor film version starring Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal and Raymond Massey. Square and tight, this extremely scarce, highly sought after First Edition, First State copy in the original first state publisher's red cloth shows the wear endemic to this title, a title becoming ever more scarce in the first edition. Protected in a red full oasis morocco clamshell case with gilt titles, gilt raised bands, gilt compartments. Beautiful presentation for a rare, valuable literary acquisition.. Item #10094