Up Front

By: Mauldin, Bill

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1945. As a cartoonist for "Stars and Stripes" Bill Mauldin (1921-2003) created his memorable characters Willie and Joe, affording a ground's eye view of World War Two that earned him his first Pulitzer Prize (as well as a Purple Heart). A second came duringr his postwar career as an editorial cartoonist. This is a Very Good copy of a later printing of the First Edition (stated "Fifth Printing, May, 1945" and noting three printings prior to publication). Brown cloth binding with Willie and Joe on the front cover; titling in black on the spine. Clean text; 228 pages. Owner signatures on the front paste-down and title page The dustjacket is complete and unclipped. Minor edgewear, with a few small chips; in an archival plastic protector. A nice copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Bill Mauldin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: Up Front

Author Name: Mauldin, Bill

Illustrator: Bill Mauldin

Categories: Humor,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 005506