New York: Doubleday & Company, 1949. First edition. SIGNED BY ALGREN on publisher's tipped-in page. Winner of the first National Book Award and made into the movie that resurrected Frank Sinatra's career. Spine lightly soiled otherwise near fine. In about very good, price-clipped dust jacket with mild age toning, shallow chipping, light soiling and rubbing, and scratches and few tiny holes along rear spine fold. WINNER OF THE FIRST NATIONAL BOOK AWARD.