Henderson the Rain King

Price: 435.00 USD

New York: Viking Press, 1959. First Edition, First State. 8vo; [8], 341pp. Publisher's beige quarter-bound linen spine lettered in orange,silver, and black, with orange cloth-covered boards titled in black, the top edge stained yellow; in a pictorial dust jacket illustrated by Bill Preston priced at $4.50, with three blurbs about "Saul Bellow as a novelist" on the back panel. A Fine (and probably unread) copy, in a just about Fine jacket, minutely rubbed to the head of the spine. The author's fourth (and perhaps most loved) book and one of Modern Library's 100 Best Novels. Note: With few exceptions (always noted), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. First Printing. Fine.


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