(ALGREN, Nelson). SCHULTZ, George F.
Rutland, Tuttle, (1968). Fifth printing. Nelson Algren's copy, bearing his ownership signature and Saigon address, dated in 1969. Algren, the winner of the first National Book Award ever given, for The Man With the Golden Arm, went to Vietnam as a correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly. His writings from there were collected in The Last Carousel, one of the last books published in his lifetime. Trace foxing; near fine in a very good, lightly edgeworn dust jacket with one 1-1/2" edge tear on the rear panel. [#034485] SOLD
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