Random House, 1998 1st ed, As New/As New. SIGNED by Mr. Mailer . The huge special volume celebrating Mr. Mailer's 50th anniversary as a published author, featuring excerpts from many of his most famous works, from "The Naked and the Dead" to "The Gospel According to the Son." . First edition of another massive tome by one of America's greats.A FINE (opened only to be signed) book in a FINE jacket. A masterpiece by the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize winning author of THE NAKED AND THE DEAD and THE EXCUTIONER'S SONG. SIGNED BY NORMAN MAILER ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. A PERFECT COPY IN A PERFECT DUST JACKET. Tightly bound in immaculate red boards with gild lettering crisply stamped on its fresh black cloth spine. The fine dust jacket is beautifully illustrated. NEVER READ. 1287 pages.