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  • East of Eden (Sparknotes Literature Guide) (Sparknotes Literature Guide Series)

    Seller Description: Acceptable. Paperback The item is fairly worn but still readable. Signs of wear include aesthetic issues such as scratches, worn covers, damaged binding. The item may have identifying markings on it or show other signs of previous use. May have page creases, creased spine, bent cover or markings inside. Packed with care, shipped promptly. SeeáMoreáDetails

    2003, Barnes & Noble Books

    ISBN-13: 9781411400788

    Paperback, Fair

    $214,748.00

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    St. Vinnie's Books

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    Eugene, OR, USA

  • Pastures of Heaven

    2. Pastures of Heaven

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. First Edition, First Printing. A magnificent dustjacket that is vibrant in color with seldom seen in this nice condition. This ORIGINAL unsophisticated First Issue dustjacket has light wear to the spine and edges. The book is in excellent condition. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the panel and edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1932, Brewer Warren Putnam

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $37,500.00

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  • Cup of Gold

    3. Cup of Gold

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. First Edition, First Printing with the words "First Published, August, 1929" printed on the copyright page. This ORIGINAL sophisticated First Issue dustjacket is rich in color and has the $2.50 printed price present on the front flap. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's yellow cloth with black lettering. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy of ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1929, Robert M. McBride & Co, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $35,000.00

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  • Cup of Gold

    4. Cup of Gold

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by John Steinbeck. A fabulous PRESENTATION COPY inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For Toby and Frances / with many affections / John Steinbeck / ('el cordero furioso')." Toby Street and John Steinbeck attended writing classes together at Stanford in the early twenties and remained life-long friends. Steinbeck was best man at Toby and Frances's wedding and Steinbeck's early novel To A God Unknown was ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1929, Robert M. McBride, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $25,000.00

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  • Cup of Gold

    5. Cup of Gold

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. First Edition, First Printing. This ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket has NO chips or tears with some professional restoration. The book is in nice shape and is bound in the original publisher's gold cloth. The binding is tight with minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with no marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the scarce dustjacket. SeeáMoreáDetails

    1929, McBride

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $20,000.00

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  • Tortilla Flat

    6. Tortilla Flat

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by John Steinbeck on a laid in signature. A beautiful copy. This ORIGINAL sophisticated dustjacket is rich in colors with NO chips or tears. The book is in excellent shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A spectacular copy of this true first edition SIGNED by the author. Includes a custom ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1935, Covici Friede Publishers, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $17,500.00

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  • The Grapes of Wrath

    7. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by John Steinbeck on a laid in limitation page. This TRUE FIRST EDITION has the words "First Published in April 1939" printed on the copyright page. A wonderful copy. This First Printing price clipped dustjacket dustjacket has the words "First Edition" printed on the front flap. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color with slight wear to the edges. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's tan cloth and is in ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1939, The Viking Press, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $15,000.00

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  • America and Americans

    8. America and Americans

    by Steinbeck, John [John Updike]

    Seller Description: First edition of Steinbeck's final book. Quarto, original half cloth, illustrated, cartographic endpapers. With 136 pages of photographs, 24 in full color by 55 of the most prominent American photographers of the era including Ansel Adams, Sam Siegel, and Todd Webb. Association copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "For John Updike with admiration John Steinbeck." American author John Steinbeck published his most notable works between 1937 (Of Mice and Men) and 1952 (East of ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $15,000.00

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  • Tortilla Flat

    9. Tortilla Flat

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. First Edition, First Printing with 1935 year and no later dates printed on the copyright page. A beautiful copy. This First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's $2.50 printed price present with minor wear to the spine and edges. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has NO chips or pieces missing and has the important First Issue point with John Steinbeck bibliography information on the back flap of the dustjacket. The book is in great condition. The binding is tight and the ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1935, Covici-Friede, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $12,500.00

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  • The Pearl

    10. The Pearl

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: First edition of this classic story of simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "For Bob Kriendler with best wishes John Steinbeck." The recipient was the owner of the legendary New York City landmark restaurant and speakeasy ''21''. Steinbeck was a frequent visitor to 21 and was friends with Kriendler. It has hosted every President since Franklin Delano Roosevelt except for George W. Bush has dined at 21 ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $11,000.00

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  • Travels With Charley: in Search of America

    Seller Description: duotone t.p. /ep Map. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7ż"-9ż" In pictorial jacket over ivory cloth with red and black titling, 8vo, [8]+ 246pp. Title illustration and map by Don Freeman. [Goldstone & Payne A39a]. A fabulous presentation copy Signed and inscribed by Steinbeck on the half-title page to Sir John Gielgud: "For Sir John Gielgud-Who momentarialy popped into this book and enriched it. -John Steinbeck." Gielgud's appearance is noted with "pps 130-136" in the author's hand at ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1962, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $10,444.78

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    Vashon Island Books

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    Vashon, WA, USA

  • Bombs Away

    12. Bombs Away

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by John Steinbeck. This association copy is INSCRIBED to Paul Osborn, a personal friend of John Steinbeck. A magnificent copy! This ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. This First Issue dustjacket has the $2.50 printed price present. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1942, The Viking Press, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $10,000.00

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  • The Pearl

    13. The Pearl

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: First edition of this classic story of simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "For Maggie and Larry with love John Steinbeck." Near fine in a near fine first-issue dust jacket with Steinbeck looking to the left on the rear panel. Drawings by Jose Clemente Orozco. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A story of classic simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale, The Pearl explores the secrets of ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $9,500.00

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  • The Pearl

    14. The Pearl

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: First edition of this classic story of simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in a contemporary hand, "For Mrs. Clairborne with best wishes John Steinbeck." Light rubbing, near fine in a very good first-issue dust jacket with Steinbeck looking to the left on the rear panel. Drawings by Jose Clemente Orozco. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A story of classic simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale, The ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $9,200.00

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  • Bombs Away: the Story of a Bomber Team

    Seller Description: First edition of Steinbeck's riveting account of his experiences with several bomber crews of the U.S. Army Air Forces during WWII. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated with 60 photographs by John Swope. Association copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Dear Mr. Wilson, Many thanks for your lucid thoughts and interest in my work, John Steinbeck." The recipient, Edmund Wilson, was an American literary critic and progenitor of the Library of America publication series. His ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover

    $9,200.00

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  • Sea of Cortez

    16. Sea of Cortez

    by Steinbeck, John (E.F. Ricketts)

    Seller Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. First Edition, First Printing authentically SIGNED by John Steinbeck. A wonderful copy. This First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's $5.00 printed price present with slight wear to the edges. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's cloth. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning with light wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A beautiful copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. SeeáMoreáDetails

    1941, The Viking Press, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $9,000.00

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  • Tortilla Flat

    17. Tortilla Flat

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing. This copy is authentically SIGNED by John Steinbeck on the front free endpaper. A magnificent dustjacket that is vibrant in color without the ubiquitous fading to the spine. This ORIGINAL later dustjacket has the $2.50 printed price present with NO chips or tears. The book is in nice condition with some wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy of this TRUE ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1935, Covici Friede Publishers, New York

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $9,000.00

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  • In Dubious Battle

    18. In Dubious Battle

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: First edition of this "dramatically intense, beautifully written novel" (The New Republic); the first book in Steinbeck's Dustbowl trilogy, which was followed by Of Mice and Men and The Grapes of Wrath. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by John Steinbeck on the front free endpaper in a contemporary hand. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing and a few short tears. Trade editions are rare signed. On publication, New York Times reviewer Fred T. March compared it to the "genial ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    Covici-Friede Publishers

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $8,800.00

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  • The Long Valley

    19. The Long Valley

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author(s) First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by John Steinbeck on a laid in signature. A wonderful copy. This ORIGINAL dustjacket is rich in color without the ubiquitous fading to the spine found on most dustjackets. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with a hint of wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a fabulous copy SIGNED by the author housed in a custom ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1938, The Viking Press, New York

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $8,500.00

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  • Sea of Cortez: a Leisurely Journal of Travel and Research

    20. Sea of Cortez: a Leisurely Journal of Travel and Research

    by Steinbeck, John; Ricketts, Edward F.

    Seller Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7ż"-9ż" In blue and red jacket over green cloth with silver titling, 8vo, 598pp. Illustrated with color and b/w illustrations. A wonderful copy inscribed to long-lived Irish rabble-rowser Sheila O'Leary on the half title page by Steinbeck: "For Sheila O'leary-O'leary-O'leary-For Shelil O'leary. -John Steinbeck". (slight edgewear to outer jacket at tips and corners, slight toning to edges and endpapers). SeeáMoreáDetails

    1941, Viking Press

    ISBN-13: 9780911858082

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $8,354.78

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    Vashon Island Books

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    Vashon, WA, USA

  • How Edith McGillcuddy Met R. L. S.

    21. How Edith McGillcuddy Met R. L. S.

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Limited Edition of only 152 copies printed. This First Edition has the ORIGINAL glassine dustjacket with the matching number 17 on the dustjacket that matches the number in the book. This glassine dustjacket is seldom seen in this nice condition with minor wear to the edges. The book is in wonderful shape and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1943, The Rowfant Club, Cleveland

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $7,500.00

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  • The Grapes of Wrath

    22. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Fine. No Jacket. First edition. 8vo. Full modern red morocco, gilt covers with double gilt rule panel surrounding gilt grape and grape vine, a.e.g., spine with raised bands. Red cloth dropbox. Fine, fresh copy. No signatures or bookplates. With a fine foredge painting, being a variation of the dust jacket image of a farm family on the roadside observing migrants heading west. SeeáMoreáDetails

    1939, New York, The Viking Press [1939].

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    $7,500.00

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    George Houle

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    Palm Springs, CA, USA

  • To a God Unknown

    23. To a God Unknown

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. First edition, first issue. Signed by Mahlon Blaine, whose illustrations appear on the the dust jacket, endsheets and title page. Bound in publisher's green cloth with spine lettered in gilt. Near Fine. Cloth lightly sunned through jacket at spine, and along top and bottom edges. Pages toned. In a Near Fine unclipped dust jacket with light wear at the spine ends, and a short closed tear along the top edge of the front panel with some faint associated creasing. A ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1933, Robert O. Ballou

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $7,500.00

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    Burnside Rare Books

    HIGH

    Portland, OR, USA

  • The Grapes of Wrath

    24. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 1st Printing. Publishers cloth. Stated first published in April 1939. Price of $2.75 on dust jacket present. Four edges of dust jacket clipped, with minimal edge wear, otherwise fine. DJ in archival cover. SeeáMoreáDetails

    1939, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $7,450.00

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  • The Grapes of Wrath

    25. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

    Seller Description: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. Publisher's dummy. 8vo. [6] preliminary pages, 10 text pages, remainder blank. Original tan buckram, stamped blue on spine and upper cover, acetate dust jacket. Very good. Enclosed in a later blue cloth slipcase. Differences between the published (trade) edition include: variant title page (different typefaces, with Viking Press vignette and date); blank title page verso (no copyright information); extra lines of type on pages 5 and 6; top edge stained blue ... SeeáMoreáDetails

    1939, New York, The Viking Press, 1939.

    Hardcover, Very Good

    $6,500.00

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    George Houle

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    Palm Springs, CA, USA