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  • 1. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. A Fine copy of the book in a price-clipped dust jacket that is otherwise in Fine condition (retaining critical "First Edition" slug on the lower flap). No previous ownership markings, an extremely clean, fresh copy with a bright yellow top-stain. Jacket exceptionally bright, without fading or toning, one short tear at the base of the spine had been repaired with tape on the verso, tape now removed. Housed in a custom clamshell case. Steinbeck's classic account of the Dust ... See More Details

    1939, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Whitmore Rare Books

    not rated

    Pasadena, CA, USA

    $17,500.00

  • 2. Tortilla Flat

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: First edition of Steinbeck's first commercially successful book. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Boldly signed by John Steinbeck on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket, erasure to the front free endpaper. Illustrated by Ruth Gannett. Housed in a custom clamshell box. One of the most difficult books in the Steinbeck canon to locate signed. Set in Monterey, California, Tortilla Flat tells the story of a small band of paisanos who resist the the ... See More Details

    Covici-Friede Publishers

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $15,000.00

  • 3. Of Mice and Men

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Very slightly cocked; else a fine copy in an attractive dust jacket with has some shallow chipping to the bottom of the backstrip (not affecting any lettering) and is a little browned. 186 pp. 8vo, Signed and briefly inscribed by John Steinbeck on the front free endpaper. See More Details

    1937, Covici-Friede

    publisher's cloth in dust jacket., Fine/Like New

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $12,500.00

  • 4. The Winter of Our Discontent

    by Steinbeck, John

     

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    The Viking Press

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $12,500.00

  • 5. Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Full Description: STEINBECK, John. The Grapes of Wrath. New York: The Viking Press, [1939]. First edition, first issue with "First Published in April 1939" on copyright page and first edition notice on front flap of dust jacket. Octavo (8 x 5 3/8 inches; 203 x 137 mm). [vi], 619, [3, blank] pp. In publisher's dust jacket illustrated by Elmer Hader. Publisher's original beige cloth. Boards and spine pictorially stamped and lettered in reddish-brown. Top edge dyed yellow. Endpapers with a portion ... See More Details

    1939, The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Heritage Book Shop, LLC

    BEST

    Beverly Hills, CA, USA

    $11,000.00

  • 6. The Pearl

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: A story of classic simplicity, based on a Mexican folk tale, The Pearl explores the secrets of man's nature, the darkest depths of evil, and the luminous possibilities of love. Steinbeck began writing the story as a movie script in 1944, and first published it as a short story called "The Pearl of the World" in Woman's Home Companion in December 1945. He expanded it to novella length and published it under the name The Pearl by Viking Press in 1947. As he was writing the novella version, he was ... See More Details

    The Viking Press

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $11,000.00

  • 7. The Pastures of Heaven

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Very Good jacket. First edition, first printing; one of 650 copies of the first issue. Bound in publisher's green cloth with titles in gilt. Near Fine with slight lean to binding, sunning to spine ends and along top edge and pages toned. In a Very Good dust jacket with edge wear and chipping at spine ends and corners; a large chip to the top and a long closed tear with associated creasing to the bottom of the rear panel. Steinbeck's second book, of which only 1, 650 copies were ... See More Details

    1932, Brewer, Warren & Putnam

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $9,500.00

  • 8. Travels With Charley: in Search of America

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Very Good+ in Near Fine jacket. First edition. Signed by John Steinbeck on the half title, inscribed to former owner, "For Thomas." [viii], 246 pp. Original white cloth stamping in crimson and black. Very Good+ with very slight lean, hinge starting at front, ink underline and marginal note to p. 241, faint marginal bracket to another page. In a Near Fine dust jacket with sunning to spine, light shelf wear, unclipped. A rare signed copy of Steinbeck's bestselling American travelogue with his ... See More Details

    1962, The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $9,500.00

  • 9. Of Mice and Men

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Very Good in Good jacket. 1st Printing. First Printing. Clipped DJ in archival cover, edge wear, soiling, damp stain. See More Details

    1937, Covici Friede

    Hardcover, Very Good

    J Mercurio Books Maps & Prints

    AVERAGE

    Garrison, NY, USA

    $9,500.00

  • 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 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 ... See More Details

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $9,500.00

  • 11. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in a toned, Very Good or better dustwrapper with light chipping at the spine tips. Attractive reprint in essentially the same format, though slightly smaller, of this winner of the Pulitzer Prize. This copy INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Steinbeck on the front endpaper to famed Mexican director and actor Emilio Fernández: "For Emilio (Kikapoo) [sic] Fernandez/in hope that/we will have more grapes/than wrath/John Steinbeck." A superb and rare inscription incorporating the title of the book ... See More Details

    1941, The Sun Dial Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Charles Agvent, ABAA

    BEST

    Fleetwood, PA, USA

    $9,375.00

  • 12. Bombs Away: the Story of a Bomber Team

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    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 ... See More Details

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $9,200.00

  • 13. East of Eden

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine. First edition, one of a limited 1, 500 copies signed by John Steinbeck, of which 750 were for private distribution. Publisher's original green cloth binding stamped in gilt and brown, in publisher's faux-wood grain slipcase. Light rubbing tot title stamping on spine, else Fine, in a Very Good slipcase with uneven sunning and wear at the extremities. See More Details

    1952, The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $8,500.00

  • 14. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. A Near Fine copy of the book in like dust jacket. Book with a faint dampstain on the edge of the front end paper and the half-title, otherwise a clean, excellent example. In a jacket that has a little chip at the spine and front flap fold, retaining the critical "first edition" slug on the lower flap fold. Spine a trifle toned, otherwise a bight fresh copy. Steinbeck's classic account of the Dust Bowl and Depression era struggle of the Joad family, The Grapes of ... See More Details

    1939, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Whitmore Rare Books

    not rated

    Pasadena, CA, USA

    $8,500.00

  • 15. 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 7¾"-9¾" 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 Sheila O'leary. -John Steinbeck". (slight edgewear to outer jacket at tips and corners, slight toning to edges and endpapers). See More Details

    1941, Viking Press

    ISBN-13: 9780911858082

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Vashon Island Books

    HIGH

    Vashon, WA, USA

    $8,354.78

  • 16. The Red Pony Signed

    by John Steinbeck

     

    Seller Description: Very Good in a Very Good slipcase. Slight bumping to slipcase.; Signed by John Steinbeck on the front end page.; Signed by Author. See More Details

    1945, Viking

    Hardcover, Very Good

    RARE BOOK CELLAR

    BEST

    Pomona, NY, USA

    $7,893.00

  • 17. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: First edition, with "First Published in April 1939" on copyright page and first edition notice on the front flap of the dust jacket. Octavo, original beige cloth. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of shelfwear, contemporary name to the front free endpaper. Jacket design by Elmer Hader. An exceptional example. "The Grapes of Wrath is the kind of art that's poured out of a crucible in which are mingled pity and indignation Its power and importance do not lie in its political ... See More Details

    The Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books

    POOR

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $7,800.00

  • 18. The Grapes of Wrath Signed

    by John Steinbeck

     

    Seller Description: Very Good+ in a Very Good+ clipped dust jacket. Rubbing along panel edges. Light chipping at spine crown/heel. Open tear running down entire front gutter, mended by previous owner.; Signed by John Steinbeck on title page.; Signed by Author. See More Details

    1940, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    RARE BOOK CELLAR

    BEST

    Pomona, NY, USA

    $7,754.95

  • 19. Of Mice and Men

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: A fine copy in a bright fresh dust jacket with very slight use to the extremities of the backstrip. The backstrip has some of the usual tanning. 186 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1937, Covici Friede

    publisher's cloth in dust jacket., Fine/Like New

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $7,500.00

  • 20. 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 ... See More Details

    1933, Robert O. Ballou

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $7,500.00

  • 21. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 1st Printing. Publishers original 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. See More Details

    1939, Viking Press

    Hardcover, Very Good

    J Mercurio Books Maps & Prints

    AVERAGE

    Garrison, NY, USA

    $7,450.00

  • 22. The Grapes of Wrath

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. 8.25 x 5.5", pict rough cloth, 619pp, a beautiful copy without markings or ink names, with just a little soiling at the intersection of the foredge and bottom edge, in a very bright, price-clipped dustjacket with just a hint of edge-wear, a small tear at the top of the front panel and some minor spots at the top of the back panel. FIRST EDITION ("First Published in April 1939") IN A FIRST EDITION DUSTJACKET. One of the nicest (if not THE nicest) copies we have ever seen. See More Details

    1939, The Viking Press: NY

    Hardcover, Very Good

    John K. King Used & Rare Books

    AVERAGE

    Detroit, MI, USA

    $6,900.00

  • 23. In Dubious Battle

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: A fine copy. The glassine wrapper has some chipping to edges and a dime-sized hole to the center of the spine. The slipcase printed paper label is bright. The slipcase is complete but has some wear to the top which has resulted in some narrow areas of... 349 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1936, Covici Friede

    publisher's cloth in glassine wrapper and publisher's slipcase., Fine/Like New

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $6,500.00

  • 24. The Winter of Our Discontent

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Fine. First edition. Limited edition, one of 500 copies. Fine, lacking the dustwrapper and printed acetate overjacket. However, and although not called for, this copy is Inscribed: "For Oliver H. Clark from John Steinbeck." Scarce thus. See More Details

    1961, Viking

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $6,500.00

  • 25. Tortilla Flat

    by Steinbeck, John

     

    Seller Description: Very near fine in an attractive jacket with a short closed tear to the top of the front panel and some tanning (although less than usual) to the backstrip. 317 pp. Illustrated by Ruth Gannett. 8vo, See More Details

    1935, Covici Friede

    publisher's cloth in dust jacket., Very Good

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $6,500.00