The Big Sky
Place Published: New York
Publisher: William Sloane Associates
Date Published: 1947
Edition: Limited first edition, #464/500
Book Id: 31701
SIGNED. 386pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth. Very good. The extremities are gently rubbed and bumped. The decorative title and pattern on the spine has been heavily rubbed, and the spine is slightly rolled. Small scuff mark on the bottom edge of the text block. There is a former owner's name on the front free endsheet. Tanned pages. The book is sturdy.
Number 464 of a limited signed first edition that was in an edition of 500 copies. This volume includes the tipped in limitation page that has the copy number in red pencil. Signed by the author in blue ink on the limitation page. Nice clean copy of this Western. Basis for the Howard Hawks film of the same name that starred Kirk Douglas.