James A. Michener: First Citizen of the Republic of Letters: A Tribute By His Writing Colleagues
(MICHENER, James A.)
Price: 300.00 USD
New York: The Author's League Fund, 1990. First edition. Photographs by Jill Krementz. Full green leather titled in gilt. Faint smudging on front board, possible from a label, else near fine. Inscribed by Michener, in a slightly infirm hand, to actress Marian Seldes: "N.Y. N.Y. 17 x 90 To Marian Seldes, So glad to meet you - daughter of a great man. James A. Michener." Michener refers to her father, the author and critic Gilbert Seldes. Marian Seldes was one of the Board members of the publisher, The Author's League Fund, and one of the tributes to Michener in the book is by Seldes's husband Garson Kanin. Scarce signed. Near Fine.