335 pages. A novel. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Small nicks to the jacket flaps, else nearly fine. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Fine Book in Fine Jacket. See scans and description. New York: Random House . First Edition. First Printing stated on copyright page. Octavo, 335 pp. Black cloth-backed orange paper boards, blue lettering on cover and spine; light buff dustjacket with black and red lettering on cover, spine and rear cover. Fine, flawless book in a Fine, unclipped dustjacket, showing one 1 mm closed nick at upper left, front (see scan). Mylar protected. Striking condition. The third novel in Williams' White Mule trilogy about the Stecher family of immigrants and their lives in America; the first two were The White Mule  and In the Money . L12n
From the Back Cover: The Build-Up, Volume 3 of the Stecher Trilogy, picks up the thread of White Mule and In the Money. Although all of the novels deal with the triumphant rise of an immigrant family in the early 1900s, the Build-up is more concerned with the overwhelming drive and ambition of Joe Stecher's wife, Gurlie.
Title: The Build-Up
Publisher: Random House (1952)
Publication Date: 1952
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. First Edition / First Printing as identified with "1" in the full number line. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001481566
Book Description Random House, New York, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Very Good/Very Good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 8311
Book Description Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0811204251
Book Description Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 811204251
Book Description Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0811204251