A Bell for Adano

By: Hersey, John

Price: $25.00

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Full red leather decorated with gilt. Banded spine. All edges gilt. Moire end papers. Ribbon bookmark. Fresh, unopened binding. 335 pages. Handsome special limited edition reprint of Hersey's 1944 novel which went on to win the Pulitzer Prize. It tells the story of an Italian-American officer in Sicily during World War II who wins the respect and admiration of the people of the town of Adano by helping them find a replacement for the town bell that the Fascists had melted down for rifle barrels.

Title: A Bell for Adano

Author Name: Hersey, John

Categories: Literature & Fiction,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, Franklin Library: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller ID: 000194

Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION WWII ITALY ITALIAN AMERICAN WAR HISTORICAL PULITZER PRIZE WINNER Literature