STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968. To a God Unknown. New York: Robert O. Ballou, (1933).

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STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968.
To a God Unknown. New York: Robert O. Ballou, (1933).

Sold for US$ 3,825 inc. premium
STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968.
To a God Unknown. New York: Robert O. Ballou, (1933).
8vo. Publisher's green cloth, lettered in gilt to the spine, pictorial endpapers, original just jacket, all designed by Mahlon Blaine, jacket lightly chipped at corners.

FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, 598 copies bound and sold. Steinbeck worked on the novel for five years, and "may have learned more about crafting long fiction from it than anything else he worked on during that period." A bright, clean copy of a scarce issue. Goldstone & Payne A3a.
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