Glossy 8×10 black and white chest-up publicity portrait, boldly signed and inscribed in black ballpoint ink, “To Lee Varon,/Aloha -/James A. Michener/1994.”  Near very fine condition, with ink skipping to the date.  The Pulitzer Prize-winning author penned numerous bestselling fictional epics which became the bases for popular films or television series, as well as “South Pacific,” which became a record-breaking 1949 musical.