Lot 168 of 455:
East of Eden, 1st Trade Ed. 1st issue dj  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
East of Eden

Author:
Steinbeck, John

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Viking Press

Date:
1952

Description:

(8vo) original green cloth, pictorial dust jacket. First Trade Edition, First Issue.

First issue text, with the word "bite" present on page 281, line 38. First issue jacket with Steinbeck portrait. Steinbeck's epic novel about two families who settle in the rich farmlands of California. Goldstone-Payne A32.b.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Chips and tears to jacket, some toning; hints of sunning at spine ends and edges, small chips to a few leaves at lower edge; very good in like jacket.


 
Item number:
309666
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