NY: Random House, (1954)_.
Beautiful really sharp Fine First Edition in equally Fine original dust jacket of this beloved Japanese-American love story. Basis, of course, for the immensely popular 1957 Joshua Logan-directed film adaptation by Paul Osborn which starred Marlon Brando, Myoshi Umeki, Red Buttons, Ricardo Montalban, Martha Scott and James Garner. With the theme song by Irving Berlin, the film won Academy Awards for Art Decoration, for Buttons, and for Umeki.
This highly worthwhile literary collectible is made even more so as it is boldly signed on the half-title by James A. Michener.. Item #10214