First Edition of Herman Wouk's This is My God; Inscribed by Him
This Is My God.
Item Number: 49878
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1959.
First edition of Wouk’s classic introduction to Judaism. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, “For David and Dan in memory of Uncle Alex Herman Wouk. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. Jacket design by Robert Galster.
This Is My God summarizes many key aspects of Judaism and is intended for both a Jewish and non-Jewish audience. Wouk, who served in the United States Navy and is a Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist, writes from a Modern Orthodox perspective.