29 June 2005
STEINBECK, John. The Grapes of Wrath. New York: Viking Press, 1939.
8o. Original pictorial beige cloth; pictorial dust jacket (some pale staining); quarter morocco folding case with cloth onlay based on the image on the dust jacket.
FIRST EDITION. One of the most influential novels of the 20th century, The Grapes of Wrath was made into a film starring Henry Fonda as Tom Joad, the Oklahoma farmer forced to leave his Dust Bowl home and search for a better life in California. Goldstone & Payne A12a.
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