1945 1st year edition; Random House publishers, New York; hardbound in cachie boards with gilt stamp lettering on cover and spine (slight fading); quite good condition with minimal fading or ageing; "This is a Wartime Book. The text is complete and unabridged but every effort has been made to comply with the Government's request to conserve essential materials"; no dust jacket.
Divorced 40-ish marries 20-something and tries to be the modern couple. Issues, events, experiences, results. "This is Lewis' examination of marriage, love, romance, heartache and trust." [Pub. Info] Film with Spencer Tracy and Lana Turner. 1st US writer to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1930 was awarded to Sinclair Lewis 'for his vigorous and graphic art of description and his ability to create, with wit and humour, new types of characters".