Raine, Norman Reilly
Title TUGBOAT ANNIE
Binding Mass market paperback.
Book Condition Date stamp (1947) to front free endsheet, small, very pale, patch of stain to title-page and facing page, else a crisp, bright fine copy in laminated wraps; cover art by Gerald Gregg; mapback (by Ruth Belew) shows ''Puget Sound Country.'' Superb copy!
Edition First edition: Paperback Original. Dell#192. First book appearance of these popular short stories.
Publisher New York, N.Y.: Dell Publishing Company, .
Seller ID 40649.00
Raine's salty tugboat captain first graced the pages of the Saturday Evening Post, appeared in three movies--TUGBOAT ANNIE in 1933, with Wallace Beery and Marie Dressler was the first--and a TV series in 1958. Raine was an AA-winning screenwriter.
Humor. Short Stories. Fiction. Paperback Originals. Books into Film. Nautical Fiction.