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Poland. by  James A Michener - Hardcover - Signed - 1953 - from Bucks County Bookshop  IOBA (SKU: 35919)


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by Michener, James A

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New York Random House, 1953, hardcover. Book Club Edition (complete, but printed in a smaller format, same endsheet maps). -- SIGNED by Michener, dated 1985, at the local newspaper (The Daily Intelligencer) in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Michener's home town. -- Included in this offering is the May 8, 1985 newspaper honoring the author, four pages of articles and photographs. There is a photo of Michener's basketball team, lauditory comments from local literary scholars as well as friends, President Reagan congratulations letter reprinted, -- Hardcover. Condition: very good, with very good dust jacket.


James A. Michener was one of the world’s most popular writers, the author of more than forty books of fiction and nonfiction, including the Pulitzer Prize–winning Tales of the South Pacific, the bestselling novels The Source, Hawaii, Alaska, Chesapeake, Centennial, Texas, Caribbean, and Caravans, and the memoir The World Is My Home . Michener served on the advisory council to NASA and the International Broadcast Board, which oversees the Voice of America. Among dozens of awards and honors, he received America’s highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, in 1977, and an award from the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities in 1983 for his commitment to art in America. Michener died in 1997 at the age of ninety.


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Michener, James A
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Random House
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