Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Viking, 1976.
A handsome first edition/first printing in Very Near Fine condition in alike dustjacket, SIGNED by author Saul Bellow directly on the half title page. Small area with sticker residue on front end page.
Nobel Prize winner Bellow's personal account of his 1975 sojourn in Israel is a journey "into the heart of one of the most tragic and complex issues of this century. " (from the cover) Bellow paints portraits of the famous (Prime Minister Itzak Rabin, the Armenian Archbishop, Isaac Stern) and the unknown, all of whom share in the unique spirit and challenge of Israel's history and future.