A Bell for Adano

By: HERSEY, John

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

1978 edition. Beautifully produced copy of author's heartwarming 1944 novel set in Sicily during the latter stages of World War II, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1945. With illustrations by John Thompson. --- In full red leather covers with elaborate gilt ornamentation on front, back and spine; three raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Interior published on rich papers and with pink silk moire endpapers and matching satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. Issued as part of the publisher's Pulitzer Prize-winners series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- With scratches and loss of textblock gilding, a tiny nick to a spine band, 2 faint red marks on front fly page and with 3 discolored spots on back cover; otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy without additional apparent damages. Lacks a dust jacket (as issued).; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 335 pages

Title: A Bell for Adano

Author Name: HERSEY, John

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize, >>Illustrated Classics, >>Fine Bindings,

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1978

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 76546