New York: The Macmillan Company, 1947. Very Good + / Very Good. Item #26479
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1947. Second Printing. Signed by James Michener at front free endpaper, dated 31 March 1947 and with brief inscription to previous owner at front free endpaper. Octavo. 326 pp. Illustrated dust jacket with "$3.00" price present. Brown boards stamped in blue.
Dust jacket chipped at base of spine with a few short tears and general rubbing. Boards bumped at extremities and binding is sound. Pages toned as is common with this title, but unmarked.
Michener's first book, the loosely connected collection of tales went on to win the Pulitzer Prize and was adapted into the Broadway musical South Pacific.