Boston: Little, Brown and Co., (1959). First U.S. edition; published in the UK as THE FAT VALLEY. Pick's historical novel about the Thirty Years' War (1618-1648) was the basis for the 1971 movie of the same name directed by Clavell from his own adaptation of Pick's novel. It starred Michael Caine as the mercenary captain and Omar Sharif as the intellectual. Fine in near fine dust jacket with tiny nick to head of spine, which is slightly tanned.