NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. First Edition, first printing. Special presentation edition (#1134 of 1500 numbered copies)- signed by Jones. The author's first book and winner of the National Book Award for Fiction. Basis for the famous movie of the same name, starring Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerr and Frank Sinatra. Thick 8vo., black cloth with gilt-title on spine in the original dust jacket; 851 pages. Item #55842
Very Good (covers nice with minor wear; contents clean & tight with touch of browning to rear endpaper); pretty nice (little soil & minor wear but no chips or tears, small bit of wear bottom at front spine fold; $4.50 price is present on the front flap) d/j.