Very Good in Fair dust jacket. Blue hardcovers with gilt titles to th espine. In Very Good+ condition with a solid binding and a bright, unmarked text. Name plate, on the front paste down, from the previous owner. Some wear to the spine ends and corners. The DJ is Fair, heavy scuffing with a piece missing of off the front cover bottom edge and top spine end.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 568 pages.
Good in good dust jacket. xiii, -407. 22cm. Copyright 1953 by The Viking Press, Inc., published in September 1953, stated. An early BCE, not the first trade edition (page opposite title page is blank). Includes Tortilla Flat, The Red Pony, Of Mice and Men, The Moon Is Down, Cannery Row, and The Pearl. Bound in brick-red cloth-covered boards with black lettering on front board and spine; yellow (now faint) top page edges. Unmarked; Front board is slightly unhinged by broken paper on inside top; dust jacket shows wear and has 1/2-inch tear at top front and top back, otherwise, intact, and unclipped. Cellophane cover. Included: a few historical documents included by original collector.
Fair. No Dust Jacket. Cover is lightly worn or soiled, with shelf edge wear and bumped corners. Binding is slightly loose and may show slight spine lean. Pages may contain former owner name, occasional underlining or marks, light reading wear or soiling.
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Not Library, Not Remainder. Good clean solid book. 550 p. 550 pages, silk marker ribbon, deckle edge, full blue leather with gilt lettering and illustration Excellent COLLECTIBLE. Leather-Bound HARD COVER. Written by John Steinbeck, introduction by Joseph Henry Jackson, published by the International Collectors Library/Viking, Garden City, NY, 1953, first ICL edition, 550pp. Silk marker ribbon and deckle edge. Not Library, Not Remainder. The text is like-new and appears as though it has never been read. The text has no inscriptions, markings, folds or blemishes. The binding is tight and the spine is solid. No dust jacket as issued. The cover is dark-blue leather with gilt decorations and lettering on the spine and front cover. The leather cover has minor wear with gentle bumping of the spine and light rubbing. Excellent copy. ISBN: None. LCCN: None. Fiction; literature; United States; America; Tortilla Flat; The Red Pony; Of Mice and Men; The Moon Is Down; Cannery Row; The Pearl
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