A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED): Hersey, John A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED): Hersey, John A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED): Hersey, John A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED): Hersey, John

A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED)

Hersey, John

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1944
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Cat's Curiosities (Pahrump, NV, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since June 20, 2007

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 675.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Copyright page states "First Edition / First, Second and Third Printings Before Publication." Author has inscribed to the title page in blue ink "To Bruce and Bobbi Jones -- who know the wonderful Italians," then lined out his printed name there and signed "John Hersey." Not price clipped; original $2.50 price showing, Original dust jacket slightly faded to spine, a few dark marks near top of rear panel. Author's third book after "Men on Bataan" and his Guadalcanal entry, "Into the Valley." War Bonds ad to bottom of rear flap. Heartwarming tale (if it seems a bit Pollyannish, today) of an idealistic interim American military governor trying to convince residents of a poor coastal Sicilian town that Americans aren't corrupt and that he really only wants to help them. Winner of the 1945 Pulitzer Prize. 270 pp. Reduced from $1,100. Bookseller Inventory # 003789

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: A Bell for Adano / A Novel (SIGNED)

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1944

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Jacket design by George Salter

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)

Store Description

Eclectic used and out-of-print collectable condition books and records in every genre. Cat's Curiosities closed our brick-and-mortar location in Las Vegas in late 2016, and is now an Internet-only seller, specializing in Native American; Nevada & The West; Free-market & Austrian Economics; Music & Show Business; Vintage vinyl LP records (many signed); century-old juvenile series books; Physics & Electrical Engineering, Religion & Occult.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Email vin@catscuriosities.com. For return and refund information see ABE policies. Delivery of parcels to Africa, Latin America, and Asia (except Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, India, and Singapore) can be problematic. We decline to ship to these locales, and urge prospective buyers in these regions to arrange secure shipping to safer destinations. Delivery to a relative, business associate or consular official in North America, Europe, Japan or Australia is often the best option. In our experience...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Please make sure your e-mail program will accept such an inquiry from an ABE Books address.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Money Order PayPal