Title Salute To Yesterday
Publisher New York Random House 1937
Seller ID 17934E
First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Gene Fowler, to film director, John Ford. Inscribed: “To Sean Ford, Our Beloved President, a little volume for his fractured pipe. Gene ('Rum') Fowler. Fire Island, Aug. 1937.” John Ford's given name was John Martin "Jack" Feeney, and he sometimes referred to his birth name as Sean Aloysius. With a touch of darkening to the pastedowns and the paper label at the spine, and with a hint of use and some very slight edge wear without dust jacket.