Signed first edition of The War Lover by John Hersey. Octavo, 404pp. Blue cloth, title in gilt on spine, embossed initials on cover. Light toning along top edge of cloth. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Previous ownership stamp on front free end paper. In publisher’s dust jacket, faint toning to spine, retail price on front flap, bright illustrations, a near fine example. Housed in custom blue leather slipcase. Signed by the author on the half title. An exceptionally nice example.