First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4310
New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First Edition. SIGNED by the author without inscription on full title. Printed dustjacket with original $3.95 price; book in oatmeal cloth with black and red design and lettering. Jacket shows a few clean tears neatly repaired on the inside with tape, along with light edgewear and a bit of general smudging. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
Miller's book adaptation of his film by the same name, directed by John Huston, which featured the final completed performances by both Clark Gable, who had a heart attack two days after filming wrapped, and Marilyn Monroe, who died a year and a half later. Monroe and Miller divorced shortly after the film was finished.