Stated 14th Printing (Dec 1951). Dark navy boards with silver lettering on spine; blue-green top staining on top page block. 2nd state DJ with 'City Boy' on rear cover; $3.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. DJ rubbed with some sunning to spine; some edge wear and closed tears; foxing to rea flap edges; mylar protected. 498 pages. SIGNED by Herman Wouk on a bookplate affixed to dedication page (signature only). Attached to half-title page is a photo-card SIGNED by actress MAY WYNN (played in the film version of novel). Also attached to half-title is a card SIGNED by E.G. MARSHALL (played 'Lt. Comander Challee'). Also laid-in is a photo-card SIGNED by VAN JOHNSON (played Lt. Stephen Maryk' in the 1954 film); and a card SIGNED and inscribed by TOM TULLY (played 'Commander DeVriess'). This is NOT the common 'first illustrated edition'. Pulitzer Prize winner. Unique copy for the Wouk--Caine Mutiny fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Caine Mutiny (SIGNED Plus SIGNED MOVIE ...
Publication Date: 1951
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good +
Book Description Doubleday, New York, 1951. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine Minus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition/1st Printing. Scarce 1st Issue Jacket (with blurb on rear about 'The City Boy') & price of $3.95 present. 494 pages. SIGNED by Herman Wouk on a bookplate decal affixed on half-title page (signature only). Light page edge browning and light bumping to spine ends. DJ has some fading and light rubbing; some shelf edge wear and tiny chip on rear bottom. DJ has tape reinforcement on obverse. Also includes laid-in a color photo of old movie promotional poster which is SIGNED by actor VAN JOHNSON (played Lt, Steve Maryk in 1954 movie adaptation of novel). Also includes laid-in a card SIGNED and inscribed by famed writer-director STANLEY KRAMER, who produced the movie. Also includes laid-in bookplate SIGNED by actor JOHNNY DUNCAN (played sailor in film). Laid-in is a card SIGNED by STEVE BRODIE (played 'Chief Budge'). Laid-in is a card SIGNED and inscribed by TOM TULLY (played 'Lt. Commander De Vriess' and nominated for Academy Award). Also laid-in is a 6"x5" photo SIGNED and inscribed by actress MAY WYNN (she played May Wynn in film- she previously used her real name of Donna Lee Hickey but changed it to May Wynn after film). Laid-in a card SIGNED by E.G. MARSHALL (played 'Lt. Commander Challee'). Laid-in is a card SIGNED by CLAUDE AKINS (played 'Seaman Lugatch AKA 'Horrible'). Also comes with an unsigned copy (condition Good) of the 1st Dell printing paperback edition (Sept. 1963) of "The Caine Mutiny'. Also includes laid-in a 2012 New York Times interview with Wouk entitled "At 97, He has a Book or 2 Left". Also comes with a VHS tape of original film. Unique copy with signed movie tie-ins for the Wouk-- 'Mutiny' fan or collector. Pulitizer Prize winning novel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 001101