STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968.
East of Eden. New York: Viking Press, 1952.
Original cloth; dust jacket. Mild shelfwear, some light spotting to jacket visible on lower panel and folds; near fine.
FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For Joe & Lucia / affectionately / John Steinbeck." In first state jacket without photographer's credit to portrait of Steinbeck on back panel. Goldstone-Payne A32.b.