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WAYWARD BUS

by Steinbeck,John

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


New York: Viking, 1947. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Near fine in near fine dust jacket with light chipping to the corners and top and bottom of the spine..

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: Cobblestone books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 027190
  • Title: WAYWARD BUS
  • Author: Steinbeck,John
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Viking
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1947
  • Keywords: modern fiction


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