New York: Simon and Schuster, 1944. Carl Rose. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 207p plus epilogue. A hardcover book in very good condition with a like dustjacket. Edges of cover lightly bumped in a few spots. Former owner's gift inscription on front free endpaper. Margins slightly tanned. Otherwise, text clean and binding tight. The jacket is price-clipped and lightly edgeworn. Pale dampstain extending down the top few inches of the spine. A used but generally nice copy all around. Item #166101
The legendary Bob Hope gives a humorous and lighthearted account of his time entertaining the troops during World War II. This copy is the scarce first printing. Features cartoon-like illustrations by Carl Rose.