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  1. 134728
    First illustrated edition, first printing, handsomely bound for the luxury purveyors Asprey. Tortilla Flat, Steinbeck's first critical success, was originally published without illustrations in 1935. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 134728

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  2. 134732
    First edition, first printing, handsomely bound for the luxury purveyors Asprey. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 134732

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  3. 134720

    To A God Unknown.

    New York: 1933 [i.e. 1935]

    First edition, first printing, handsomely bound for the luxury purveyors Asprey. This is the second issue with a cancel title page, issued by Covici Friede a couple of years after the first issue which had Robert O. Ballou's imprint. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 134720

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  4. 134711
    First illustrated edition, handsomely bound for the luxury purveyors Asprey, of Steinbeck's first novella, originally published without illustrations in 1937. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 134711

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  5. 134718
    First edition, first printing, of Steinbeck's second short story collection, handsomely bound for the luxury purveyors Asprey. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 134718

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  6. 134683
    First edition, first printing of Steinbeck's masterpiece and one of the great American novels of the 20th century. The Grapes of Wrath is widely regarded as the supreme literary achievement of the Depression era. The film adaptation of Darryl F. Zanuck, produced the following year, is also readily ranked among the... Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 134683

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  7. 134726
    First edition, first printing. Just as he did with Of Mice and Men, Steinbeck created this novel for adaption for the theatre. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 134726

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  8. 134713
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 134713

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  9. 134703
    First edition, first printing. Although considered one of Steinbeck's weaker novels at the time of its original publication, The Wayward Bus was financially more successful than any of his previous works. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 134703

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  10. 134710
    First UK edition, first impression, of Steinbeck's first book. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 134710

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  11. 118378
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 118378

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  12. [The novels and short stories.]
    First trade editions, first issues. A complete collection of the novels and short stories by the 1962 Nobel Prize winner for Literature: Cup of Gold, The Pastures of Heaven, To a God Unknown, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, Of Mice and Men, The Grapes of Wrath, The Moon is Down, Cannery Row, The Wayward Bus, The Pearl,... Learn More
    £9,500

    Stock Code: 51799

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  13. 27592
    First Edition, second issue with cancel title, one of 900 copies issued thus in the wake of the success of his subsequent novel, Tortilla Flat. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 27592

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