A luxurious leather bound heirloom published by The Easton Press.
Personally hand signed by Leon Uris with a dark blue pen on a special title page. A high quality signed limited edition that will enhance your library and make a unique gift for someone special. Limited to only 1,200 signed copies.
Easton Press. Norwalk, CT. 1996. Original COA and Collector's Notes included within. 752 pp. Original green leather covers w/ gilt decoration on binding. Very Fine condition. Unattached Ex-Libris bookplate for your own personalization.
"Leon Uris is a storyteller, in a direct line from those men who sat around fires in the days before history and made the tribe more human."
--The New York Times Book Review
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* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
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* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations
From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus,
Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of
twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure
that captures the "terrible beauty" of Ireland during its long and
bloody struggle for freedom. It is the electrifying story of an
idealistic young Catholic rebel and the valiant and beautiful Protestant
girl who defied her heritage to join his cause.
It is a tale of love and danger, of triumph at an unthinkable cost --
a magnificent portrait of a people divided by class, faith, and
prejudice -- an unforgettable saga of the fires that devastated a
majestic land . . . and the unquenchable flames that burn in the human
About the Author.
Leon Marcus Uris (August 3, 1924 - June 21, 2003) was an American novelist, known for his historical fiction and the deep research that went into his novels. His two bestselling books were Exodus, published in 1958, and Trinity, in 1976.
* Battle Cry, 1953
* The Angry Hills, 1955
* Exodus, 1958
* Exodus Revisited, 1960 (GB title: In the Steps of Exodus)
* Mila 18, 1961
* Armageddon: A Novel of Berlin, 1963
* Topaz, 1967
* The Third Temple (with Strike Zion by William Stevenson), 1967
* QB VII, 1970
* Ireland, A Terrible Beauty, 1975 (with Jill Uris)
* Trinity, 1976
* Jerusalem: A Song of Songs, 1981 (with Jill Uris)
* The Haj, 1984
* Mitla Pass, 1988
* Redemption, 1995
* A God in Ruins, 1999
* O'Hara's Choice, 2003