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The Betrayal of Brotherhood in the Work of John Steinbeck
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The Betrayal of Brotherhood in the Work of John Steinbeck

By Meyer, Michael

Lewiston, New York, U.S.A.: Edwin Mellen Pr, 2000 Important Steinbeck literary criticism by a noted scholar, Dr. Michael Meyer. Appears unread.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$99.99

Steinbeck: The man and His Work

By Richard Astro and Tetsumaro Hayashi

Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1971 Ten important articles originating at the 1970 Steinbeck conference at OSU. Contributors include Ditsky, Webster Street, Lisca, Joel Hedgpeth, Robert Benton and others. Tight and clean, no internal marks or imprints. A must for any Steinbeck collector or scholar. Seldom seen in hardcover. The DJ spine is faded. No internal marks or writing.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$79.99

Rediscovering Steinbeck: Revisionist Views of His Art, Politics and Intellect

By Lewis, Cliff and Birch, Carroll; Editors

Lewiston, New York, U.S.A.: Edwin Mellen Pr, 1989 Important Steinbeck literary criticism, #3 in the Studies in American Literature Series. Nine original, persuasive, and cogently argued essays, revisionist throughout, that challenge the notion that the Nobel Prize winner was a realist/mystic and reveal him as a humanitarian/intellectual. Reviews ". . . This collection (six published here for the first time) promises to bring Steinbeck into his own, to establish his credentials as a figure of underestimated talent, and to prove him a craftsman as well as a storyteller. . . . this volume speaks of Steinbeck in unfamiliar, exciting terms -- narrative risk, reflecting consciences, symbol-clusters, metafiction." - Steinbeck Quarterly ". . . most useful for the light it casts on relatively obscure Steinbeck material . . . and on Steinbeck's sources . . ." - Choice "This collection focuses on Steinbeck's creative process and the evolution of his unique social perspective. Often discussing the writer's more obscure works, including the uncollected short stories and the screenplay of ¡Viva Zapata!, the essays "revise" our view of Steinbeck by introducing new biographical insights that are instructive and sometimes startling." - Steinbeck Newsletter . Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$189.99

John Steinbeck, the Errant Knight

By Valjean, Nelson

San Francisc: Chronicle, 1975 The DJ is price clipped, with some edgewear and minor tears, the book emphasizes Steinbeck's formative years in Salinas and California.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

Steinbeck's Women: Essays in criticism

By Hayashi, Tetsumaro

Muncie, Indiana: The Steinbeck Society of America, 1979 Part of the Steinbeck Monograph Series, includes articles by Gladstein Mitchell and Beatty.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.00

The Gift of Imagination: John Steinbeck's Childhoo

By Leonard, Tara

Salinas CA: National Steinbeck Center Press, 2001 First Edition. Pictorial Cover. Very Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Laura Scott. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$19.99

of mice and Men

By Steinbeck, John

London: The Folio Society, 2018 Still in original shrink wrap package.. First Thus. Hard Cover. As New/In Slip Case. Illus. by James Albon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$119.99

The Grapes of Wrath

By Steinbeck, John

New York: Viking, 1939 The smooth tan boards are a replica of the true Viking trade editiion, the DJ is brown in color with no illustrations, white lettering with "Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature" on the bottom, the DJ spine is faded, tan unmarked topstain, Book Club Edition on the bottom front flap of the DJ, scarce in this form.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

The Bitter Years, Edward Steichen and the Farm Security Administration Photographs

By Francoise Poos, Jean Back, Gabriel Bauret

New York: DAP, 2012 Edited by Edward Steiochen, all the Depression Era photos, including some discussion by Dorothea Lange about the subjects of her photos. New, still in original shrink wrap package, never opened, never read. Great reference for the Dust Bowl Era and Steinbeck enthusiasts.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$29.99

Novels & Stories
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Novels & Stories

By Steinbeck, John

New York: The Library of America, 1994 Includes The Pastures of Heaven, To a God Unknown, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, Of Mice and Men. New, still in original shrink wrap.. Hard Cover. As New/In Slip Case. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Positano

By Steinbeck John,

Salerno: Ente Provinciale Per Il Turismo, 1955 TEXT IN ITALIAN, Bound in stiff yellow wrappers, Lettering on the front and back is printed in gold and black. A small drawing of Positano appears on the front cover printed in blue and brown. Opposite the title page is printed Edizioni Saturnia - So.Gra.Ro.- Roma 1955. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Goldstone and Payne this as G&P A34. "First Italian Edition." Meaning the place of publication.. First English Edition. Printer Wrapper. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$199.99

The Paris Review, Nos. 61, 62, 63 and 64

Flushing NY: The Paris Review, 1975 The Editors included George Plimpton, Peter Matthiessen and more, these four issues bound in a green cloth library binding with their original covers neatly preserved, subjects are Bernard Malamud, John Steinbeck's letters that were later published as "A Life in Letters" by his wife Elaine and others on The Art of Writing, poetry art, photos and illustrations throughout, these are some of the most collected issues bound in one book formerly of Cal Tech Library, little used. Minimal library markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.

$39.99

John Steinbeck, An Introduction and Interpretation

By Fontenrose, Joseph

New York: Holt Reinhart and Winston, 1963 no internal markings or imprints. An important study for any Steinbeck scholar or collector.. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. VG+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.99

East of Eden

By Steinbeck, John

London: The Folio Society, 2017 Gray cloth binding with silver lettering, still in original slipcase, shrink,wrapped, never opened, never read, Introduction by Michael Dirda, 10 illustrated plates by Kinsella. The binding design features natural imagery native to The Salinas Valey, an oak and a rattlesnake, which is echoed on the slipcase. . First Thus. Hard Cover. As New/In Slip Case. Illus. by Edward Kinsella. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$249.99

Cooperation Among Animals with Human Implications

By Allee, W.c.

New York: Henry Schuman, 1951 The author was a professor of Zoology at the University of Chicago. He was also a mentor of Edward F. Ricketts, of Steinbeck and Cannery Row fame. Very scarce, a must for Ricketts/Steinbeck scholars. 49 illlustrations and charts throughout.. This is a Revised and Amplified Edition of The Social Life of Animals. "Literature Cited" section at the end for the scholar. Blue cloth binding with edgewear, previous owner name on the pastedown and ffe.. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Beyond the Outer Shores : The Untold Odyssey of Ed Ricketts and John Steinbeck in the North Pacific
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Beyond the Outer Shores : The Untold Odyssey of Ed Ricketts and John Steinbeck in the North Pacific

By Tamm, Eric Enno

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2004 Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. Small pen mark on the front endpaper. True first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Fine/Very Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$49.99

John Steinbeck

By French, Warren

New York: Twayne Publishers, 1961 Part of the Twayne's US Authors Series. Minimal library markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$29.97

Writers in Crisis

By Geismar, Maxwell

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1941 The American Novel Between Two Wars, focuses on Ring Lardner, Hemingway, John Dos Passos, Faulkner, Thomas Wolfe and John Steinbeck. Inscribed, signed and dated in the year of publication by Geismar. Special attention is given to The Grapes of Wrath. The DJ has much edgewear and tears, still presents nicely in the provided mylar cover. The page edges are browning. No internal marks or writing. Very Scarce Signed!. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.99

The Grapes of Wrath
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The Grapes of Wrath

By Steinbeck, John

U.S.A.: Penguin Audio, 1998 Unabridged 21 hours on 12 cassettes, read by Dylan Baker.. Unabridged Edition. Very Good/No Jacket. Audio Book on Tape.

$19.99

The Collectible John Steinbeck : A Practical Guide

By Harmon, Robert B.

Jefferson, NC, U.S.A.: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers, 1986 Indispensible for the Steinbeck collector or scholar. Issued without DJ. The publishers review notice is attached to the front pastedown (removeable). Scarce. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Review Copy.

$99.99

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