Lot 222 of 302:
Steinbeck's Cup of Gold, 1st U.K. Ed. in scarce jacket  

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Estimate:
$5,000 - $8,000

Title:
Cup of Gold: A Life of Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer, with Occasional Reference to History
Author:
Steinbeck, John
Place:
London
Publisher:
William Heinemann Ltd.
Date:
[1937]
Description:

(8vo) blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust jacket. First British Edition.

First British edition in a very good example of the scarce original dust jacket, with blurbs for In Dubious Battle on the rear panel. Goldstone-Payne A1.d.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Jacket with toning, minor chipping and some minuscule closed tears to edges, larger piece lacking at spine head, price-clipped at bottom corner of front flap; volume leaning just a bit with mild rubbing to edges; faint toning to endpaper edges, a few leaves with bent corner tips; about near fine volume with very good jacket.
 
Item number:
303500
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