"IF YOU BUILD IT, HE WILL COME"; FIRST EDITION OF SHOELESS JOE; SIGNED BY W.P. KINSELLA
Item Number: 47685
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1982.
First edition of this classic work, basis for the film Field of Dreams. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by the author on the half-title page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear. Jacket design by Wendell Minor.
"Kinsella is drunk on complementary elixirs, literature and baseball, and the cocktail he mixes of the two is a lyrical, seductive and altogether winning concoction" (New York Times). Basis for the 1989 film starring Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones and Burt Lancaster.