The Power and the Prize

By: Swiggett, Howard

Price: $75.00

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A businessman in London "to effect a business deal with huge, international implications" meets a young Viennese widow to whom he is immediately attracted. This is the basis for the corporate drama movie of the same name, which starred Robert Taylor, Elisabeth Müller, Burl Ives, Charles Coburn, and Cedric Hardwicke. Green cloth w/gilt spine lettering/rule to front cover/spine, 326 pages + brief three-page biography of Swiggett. Some edgewear, mild wear to corners/spine ends, some sunning to cloth, dusty/tanned edges, small ink price to top right corner of front end paper, in price-clipped dust jacket w/edge tears, some chipping, general wear. Dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve, which spruces it up a bit.

Title: The Power and the Prize

Author Name: Swiggett, Howard

Categories: Fiction (hardcover),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1954

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Fair to Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 016215

Keywords: London, business, businessmen, widow, widows, Robert Taylor, Elisabeth Muller, Burl Ives, Charles Coburn, Cedric Hardwicke, NOISBN,