STEINBECK, John. The Pastures of Heaven. New York: Robert O. Ballou, 1932. 8
o. Original green cloth; fragile silver gilt dust jacket designed by Lynd Ward. (Some very minor rubbing along edges, tiny closed nick at upper edge of front panel), else a fine copy in a beautiful, unrestored jacket; cloth case. FIRST EDITION, third issue of the author's second book. The number of copies of this issue is unknown, but it is from the 1850 sets of sheets sold by the original publisher to Ballou in 1932. A new title was tipped in and the binding now has Ballou on the spine. Goldstone & Payne A2c.