Book #29869

Hostage - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Elie Wiesel

Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2012.

Price: $230.00

A special first edition/first printing, preceding the trade edition in As New condition, still in its original shrink wrap. SIGNED by author and Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel.

Nobel Prize Laureate Elie Wiesel's tale of Shaltiel Feigenberg, a Jewish man who is kidnapped from his Brooklyn home. Held hostage to exchange for Palestinian prisoners, the man tries to fall back on his talents and history to survive the ordeal.

Contains all of the classic Easton Press trimmings: premium leather, silk moiré end leaves, distinctive cover design, raised bands, accented in real 22KT gold, satin ribbon page marker, gilded page edges, long-lasting, high quality acid-neutral paper, sewn pages for strength and durability.

Author Bio

Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, born Eliezer Wiesel on September 30, 1928 in Romania, Jewish writer, professor, political activist and Holocaust survivor. He is the author of over 40 books, the best known of which is Night, a memoir that describes his experiences during the Holocaust and his imprisonment in several concentration camps. First written in Yiddish as the 900-page Un di velt hot geshvign (And the World Remained Silent), published in Buenos Aires. Wiesel was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986.

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