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John Steinbeck
THE GRAPES OF WRATH by John Steinbeck First Edition, 1st Print, 1939, Very Good
1939. ********* Welcome to LG_RareBooks ********************* THE GRAPES OF WRATH By John Steinbeck Published by The Viking Press, 1939 First Edition, First Print This book is the true first edition, first print in April 1939 as shown on the copyright page. The book is in very good plus condition. Hardcover is very clean with almost no shelf wear. Binding is good, no loose page, no crack. There is no ripped or missing page. Pages are very clean, no stain, no foxing. There is no hand-writing or marking on pages. The original dust jacket is from a later printing with original price $2.75, the lower corner shows "360th Thousand". The dust jacket is in good condition, missing a piece of paper at the spine's corners, a few small tears on the top edge of the front panel. It is enclosed in a plastic protector. We offer other first edition and rare books of Earnest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, Jane Austen etc. About the book (from Wikipedia): The Grapes of Wrath is an American realist novel written by John Steinbeck and published in 1939. For it he won the annual National Book Award[1] and Pulitzer Prize[2] for novels and it was cited prominently when he won the Nobel Prize in 1962.[3] Set during the Great Depression, the novel focuses on the Joads, a poor family of tenant farmers driven from their Oklahoma home by drought, economic hardship, and changes in financial and agricultural industries. Due to their nearly hopeless situation, and in part because they were trapped in the Dust Bowl, the Joads set out for California. Along with thousands of other "Okies", they sought jobs, land … [Click Below for Full Description]
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