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STEINBECK, John.
Saint Katy the Virgin.
New York: Covici-Friede, 1936. Duodecimo. Original gold cloth-backed patterned boards, with glassine. Housed in custom green quarter morocco solander box. Very light rubbing at extremities, else a near-fine copy. First edition, signed limited issue, number 164 of 199 copies signed by the author. This short story, a satiric parable of a pig converted to Christianity, was offered as a Christmas gift to the friends of the publisher Covici-Friede. With the publisher's Christmas sentiment advertising Of Mice and Men loosely inserted, as issued. The Kenyon Starling copy, with his booklabel to box inner lid. Goldstone and Payne A6a. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
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