Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xxvi], 566,  pages
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1984.
A special first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition in unread Near Fine condition, with a 1" scrape to and a few minute scrapes on gilded page edges, SIGNED by author Leon Uris.
The story of a Palestinian Arab family during the historic events of the 1920s-1950s as seen through the eyes of Ismael, the youngest son. Of the intent of the book, Uris said," It is urgent that we know what goes on behind the door of an ordinary Arab family…only by such understanding will we have the clues to mutual survival"
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather and features gilded, sewn in pages and ribbon marker, simply superb quality, Franklin Library at its best.