Tales of the South Pacific. James Michener.
Tales of the South Pacific
Tales of the South Pacific
Tales of the South Pacific
Tales of the South Pacific
Tales of the South Pacific
Tales of the South Pacific

Tales of the South Pacific

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1947.

First edition, first printing stated. Signed by James Michener, and inscribed to a former owner in the year of publication, reading "21 February 1947 / Dear Gates / Would that this had been pulled from the production line of the 30th printing. Live the poems of [?], these stories are sent to a friend -- and a fine one, too. [signed] Jim Michener." Bound in publisher's beige-orange colored cloth with spine stamped in blue. Very Good, with pages toned and cloth rubbed at the extremities. In a supplied later state dust jacket with price printed horizontally; lightly edgeworn and lightly edge-stained, and a bit rippled. Michener's first book, a Pulitzer Prize winning collection of short stories about the Pacific Campaign in World War II. Item #140938456

Price: $2,200.00