Lot 440 of 565:
Herman Wouk's The City Boy inscribed  

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The City Boy

Wouk, Herman

New York

Simon & Schuster



Red cloth lettered in gilt, illustrated dust jacket. First Edition. 

Signed and inscribed by Wouk on the front free endpaper in the year of publication: "For Lillian and Irwin Steip / Sincerely, / Herman Wouk / 22 August 1948 / South Norwalk." Rare inscribed copy of the author's uncommon second book.

Lot Amendments

general wear and soiling to jacket with some chipping to edges, larger piece lacking at bottom of front panel, numerous tape repairs to edges on reverse; boards with rubbing to extremities; toning to endpapers, light toning to interior; very good.

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