Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1932. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21.25cm); first issue binding with blank endpapers, bound in full blue cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in silver on spine and front cover; dustjacket; xii,396pp. Gentle sunning to spine, upper, and lower board edges, light wear to spine ends, and a small, typed note about old Pacific customs tipped onto inner rear endpaper; contents clean; Very Good+. In the correct first printing dustjacket, with synopsis (not reviews) running on both flaps, and Falcons of France ad on rear panel; unclipped (priced $2.50), sunned (particularly at spine), and lightly edgeworn, with a few tiny tears; Very Good+.
First volume of The Bounty Trilogy, and the basis for two notable film adaptations: the 1935 Frank Lloyd film starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable, and the 1962 version starring Marlon Brando and Trevor Howard.