Book #106661

The Walnut Door - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Hersey

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.

Price: $40.00

A Fine first printing of the first edition in alike dust-jacket.

A man named John tries to find meaning in his life and in the world around him. He meets a woman named Sadie and they start a relationship. Sadie has a walnut door in her house that she loves and John is drawn to it. He starts to think that the door is a symbol of everything that is good in the world. He starts to believe that it is a sign that he will find his purpose in life. John and Sadie start to grow closer and he starts to think that the door is a sign that they are meant to be together. He starts to make plans to take the door with him when he moves away. However, Sadie tells him that she is moving away too and the door is going with her. John is heartbroken and he doesn't know what to do. However, he eventually comes to terms with the fact that the door is not a sign that he will find his purpose in life. He realizes that it is a sign that; 8vo; $6.00.