To the mountain fastness of Afghanistan comes Mark Miller, an American diplomat attached to the Embassy in Kabul. He is investigating the ...Show synopsisTo the mountain fastness of Afghanistan comes Mark Miller, an American diplomat attached to the Embassy in Kabul. He is investigating the disappearance of Ellen Jasper, an independent young woman in search of the freedom offered by the wildest and weirdest land on earth.Hide synopsis
Description:Good. Afghanistan, so much in the News now. But this is before...Good. Afghanistan, so much in the News now. But this is before and shows how little things have changed. American girl looking for Adventure explores and Daddy wants her back and an Embassy worker tries to do just that. Interesting! Book is well used, but apart from wear marks in good shape. complete and tight.
Description:Very Good in Good dust jacket. Signed by author on the first...Very Good in Good dust jacket. Signed by author on the first blank. Bit of bumping to spine extremities. 1/4" smudge at the top edge of the rear board. Else binding clean. Pages clean. 1/8"-1/4" loss at DJ spine head. DJ corners are rubbed with chipping at tips. Edgewear with 1 1/2" tear in front top DJ edge. 1 1/4" closed tear in front lower DJ edge. 1-1/4" x 1/2" surface wear area on front top DJ. Some surface rubbing to DJ.; 341 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. Autographed by James A....Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. Autographed by James A. Michener on the first blank fly-leaf. Illustrated with end-paper maps. The dust jacket is protected by a Brodart mylar cover and is not price clipped. Not an ex-library copy. No remainder marks. No names or marks in the text. Most books shipped within 24 hours. All books mailed with Delivery Confirmation. Scattered light foxing on the first few pages and the fore and bottom edges. The dust jacket has creasing and minor rubbing at the extremities. Very good + condition in very good + dust jacket.; 8vo.; 341 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. 341 pages. First edition, first...Fine in fine dust jacket. 341 pages. First edition, first printing. Dust jacket art by Barry Martin. His 11th book, a story of young love in Afghanistan in the 1940's. Made in the 1978 movie starring Anthony Quinn and Jennifer O'Neill. Fine book in a fine dust jacke. A beautiful copy!
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s)...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) Hardcover in jacket with edgewear and couple small chips to jacket. Quarter-sized dark mark to bottom of back panel of jacket. This copy was signed by Michener for the members of "The First Edition Circle" with the card laid laid in.
Description:Very Good. New York: Random House, 1963. First edition....Very Good. New York: Random House, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. 341 pp. Near fine, in a very good unclipped jacket. Jacket has light edge wear with two small closed tears at the spine. Signed by author, James Michener, on front flyleaf.
Description:Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) 1st Printing...Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) 1st Printing. pp. 346. From an auction of modern first editions with the auction tag tipped in--a near fine copy in a near fine unclipped dust jacket. This copy is signed by the author on the half title page without inscriptions. A tight and unmarked copy with no evidence of previous ownership. Some light dustiness to the page edges--otherwise fine. The dust jacket is complete and unclipped with no tears or chips-one very small wrinkle to the rear bottom panel--and some light toning to the back panel--otherwise would also be fine. A nice collectible copy--hard to find in this condition. Set in Afghanistan--involves the search for an American woman married to an Afghani Engineer.
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