New York: Random House, 1957. A First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #003228
Near fine and appears unread in a near fine unclipped dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author on the front end paper: "To Helen Strauss, who engineered this book. Jim Michener, New York, New York, March 12, 1957." Helen Strauss created the literary department a the William Morris agency and was agent for James Michener and many other very influential writers of the day. Jacket with light edge wear and soiling, and slight yellowing along the top edge. A unique and important association and presentation copy, dated on the day of publication.