London: William Heinemann, (1944). First UK edition, preceded by the U.S. The story of a former American fighter pilot searching for meaning in his life. Basis for the 1946 movie starring Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, and Anne Baxter (who won an Oscar for her role), as well as the 1984 movie starring Bill Murray and Teresa Russell. Tiny dent in spine, touch of staining to spine and rear board, otherwise near fine in about very good, somewhat rumpled dust jacket with spine toned from green to gray, light soiling, and just a few small chips and tears.