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The Wayward Bus by  John Steinbeck - Signed First Edition - 1947 - from Quintessential Rare Books, LLC and Biblio.com

The Wayward Bus

by Steinbeck, John

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


The Viking Press, New York, 1947 First Edition, First Printing authentically SIGNED & INSCRIBED by STEINBECK on the front free endpaper to to Anna Janise Horvath. This ORIGINAL price clipped dustjacket is rich in color with minor wear to the edges. The book is in great shape with light wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely SIGNED by the author in collector's condition.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

Today, nearly forty years after his death, Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck remains one of America's greatest writers and cultural figures. Over the next year, his many works, beginning with the six shown here, will be published as black-spine Penguin Classics for the first time and will feature eye-catching, newly commissioned art.Of this initial group of six titles, The Wayward Bus is in a new edition. An imaginative and unsentimental chronicle of a bus traveling California's back roads. This allegorical novel of pilgrimage includes a new introduction by Gary Scharnhorst.Penguin Classics is proud to present these seminal works to a new generation of readers—and to the many who revisit them again and again.


  • Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ABE-1494624415321
  • Title: The Wayward Bus
  • Author: Steinbeck, John
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Viking Press, New York
  • Date published: 1947


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