Marjorie Morningstar

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Publisher Doubleday & Co., Inc.
Year 1955
Edition 1st
Pages 565
Binding Hardcover
Condition Very Good
$104.95

Doubleday & Co., 1955. FIRST EDITION. Light blue boards, black spine with silver title, slightly soiled, clean inside. Rough cut pages. Top selling novel of 1955, basis for the classic Natalie Wood movie. Marjorie Morningstar, "about a stunningly beautiful Jewish girl, was praised by one critic as a 'modern Jewish Vanity Fair', while others applied the term 'soap opera' (a recurrent slur on Wouk's fiction." 565 pages.