Thursday, June 24, 2021

New Artist Edition of Johnny Got his Gun by Dalton Trumbo with foreword by Cindy Sheehan




An immediate bestseller upon its original publication in 1939, Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo is a searing portrayal of war that has stunned and galvanized generations of readers. Upon its release, Saturday Review promised, “It is a book that can never be forgotten by anyone who reads it.”

 The edition features six full color illustrations by Ūla Šveikauskaitė, a foreword by Cindy Sheehan, an afterword by E.L. Doctorow, and the author’s Introduction from 1959 with addendum written in 1970.


The Artist edition is limited to 1000 copies with a dust jacket illustrated by Ūla Šveikauskaitė. It is a full cloth, smyth sewn binding with two-hits foil stamping. It is the only edition of the three with the dust jacket, and is signed by the artist. The edition is housed in a metal mesh paper slipcase with an acrylic coating. To order, visit:


If there are any Lettered or Numbered editions available following the Matching Pre-Order, depending on quantities, these copies may be made available to purchase by lottery only beginning Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 9 a.m. PT. For more information about these editions, visit: 

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