CASTLE, WILLIAM & ROBERT JOSEPH
Title Hero's Oak. Introduction by Orson Welles
Publisher New York Readers Press 1945
Seller ID 8031J
First Edition. Signed presentation copy inscribed by the author, : “For Peggy, ‘Big oaks from ? grow' Very fondly, Bill. Nov. 17, 46. And if you don't understand this turn to page 58. B.C.” On page 58 Castle has underlined “she was beautiful and breathtaking.” Pages browned as usual. Very good in a dust jacket with a couple of internal and external repairs, and a few tiny chips. A novel by William Castle who went on to be the great director of gimmick related horror or exploitation films of the 1950s. Scarce in dust jacket, especially inscribed.