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Mad at the World a Life of John Steinbeck

by Souder, William

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Published
2020
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As New
Edition
First Edition.
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9780393292268
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New York: Norton, 2020. Book. As New. Hardcover. First Edition.. At long last another great Steinbeck bio. Reminiscent of Jackson Benson's The True Adventures of John Steinbeck, Writer. A later reflection on the great writer's world view and attitude. Just released! Included with the book is the NY Times Book Review Magazine from Dec. 6, 2020 with a full page… Read more
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Dorothea Lange Words & Pictures

by Sarah Hermanson Meister (editor)

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Wayward Books
Published
2020
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As New
Edition
First Edition.
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9781633451049
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$69.99

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New York: MoMa, 2020. Book. As New. Hardcover. First Edition.. Has a wrap around DJ 1/2 cover, Lange's written words on the endpapers. A checklist of all the photographs at the end with attributions, and an important bibliography for the scholar. Included with the book is the original The New York Review of Books magazine by Valeria Luiselli from November… Read more
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Of Mice and Men

by Steinbeck John,

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Published
1970
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus.
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$299.99

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New York: Limited Editions Club, 1970. Book. Illus. by Fletcher Martin. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator(s). First Thus.. one of 1500 signed copies, #1016 Half leather and denim boards. Slip-case edged in denim. Signed by the illustrator, Fletcher Martin. The original tissue wrap is still present although beginning to age. Size: 64mo - up to 3" tall.
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Between Pacific Tides

by Ricketts, Edward F. And Calvin, Jack

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing.
ISBN
9780804706414
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$39.99

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Standford, CA: Stanford Press, 1968. Book. Very Good. Decorative Cloth. Later Printing.. Fourth edition, revised by Joel Hedgpeth. The original work of Ricketts and Calvin is still used as a college text. The DJ is unclipped This edition printed in 1978. Hardcover with previous owner name on the first blank page, not ex-library. Important bibliography at the end for the… Read more
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Novels & Stories 1932-1937

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1994
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As New
ISBN
9781883011017
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New York: The Library of America, 1994. Book. As New. Hardcover. Includes The Pastures of Heaven, To a God Unknown, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, Of Mice and Men. New, still in original shrink wrap. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Travels with Charely in Search of America

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
2020
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As New
Edition
Collector's Edition.
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Norwalk, Ct: The Easton Press, 2020. Book. As New. Full-Leather. Collector's Edition.. Still in original shrink wrap package, gilt edges all around, the book marker ribbon is undisturbed, brown full leather bining with gilt spine lettering and illustration on the front cover of the poodle and Steinbeck's travel vehicle. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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In Dubious Battle

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing.
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$19.99

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New York: Viking, 1969. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Fifth Printing.. Front cover says "A Viking Compass Book" $1.65 price in bottom left corner. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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In Dubious Battle

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1940
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Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing.
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New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1940. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Later Printing.. Bright, tight copy, part of a uniform set. Dark cover with blue decoration, gilt lettering on the spine. The reference for this is Goldstone & Payne, A5J. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Stanfor the Story of a University

by Edith R. Mirrielees

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Published
1959
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: G.P. Putnam & Co., 1959. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. The DJ has the University motto "Die Luft Der Freiheit Weht" on the front cover, unclipped. Mirrielees was a teacher and mentor of John Steinbeck during his time at Stanford. She also edited a book about Stanford "Stanford Mosaic" reminiscences of Stanford's first 70 years. Size: 8vo… Read more
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Leopold's Shack and Ricketts's Lab the Emergence of Environmentalism

by Michael J. Lanno

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780520264786
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Berkeley: Univesity of California Press, 2010. Book. Very Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Appears unread, Links Aldo Leopold with Doc Ricketts of Cannery Row/Steinbeck fame and their contributions to science. A must for the Steinbeck scholar. Much interesting data on The Sea of Cortez book and venture. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1976
Condition
Collectible-VG
Edition
First Edition.
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New York: Farrar straus and Giroux, 1976. Book. Collectible-VG. Hardcover. First Edition.. DJ unclipped, $10. Top stain light orange, dark green endpapers. First printing 1976, line 7 on the copyright page. DJ spine slightly faded. Presents nicely in mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Of mice and Men

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
2018
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As New
Edition
First Thus.
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London: The Folio Society, 2018. Book. Illus. by James Albon. As New. Hardcover. First Thus.. Still in original shrink wrap package. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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John Steinbeck : An Annotated Guide to Biographical Sources

by Harmon, Robert B.

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Wayward Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780810831742
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Lanham, MD, U.S.A.: Scarecrow Press, Incorporated, 1996. Ex-Library. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Important Steinbeck reference for biographical sources, chronology, obituary sources, audio/visual sources and commentaries. No internal markings or writing, from a college library, tight and clean. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Flight

by Steinbeck, John

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Wayward Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Thus.
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Covelo, CA: Yolla Bolly Press, 1984. Book. Illus. by Karin Wickstrom. Very Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Illustrator(s). First Thus.. Designed by James and Carolyn Robertson. Includes an afterword by Wallace Stegner, signed by both Stegner and Wickstrom. #241 of 260 copies. Collectible. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Moon Is Down

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1942
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As New
Edition
Later Printing.
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9780822215998
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Dramatists Play Service, Incorporated, 1942. Book. As New. Soft cover. Later Printing.. Multiple copies available. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Betrayal of Brotherhood in the Work of John Steinbeck

by Meyer, Michael

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Wayward Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780773478350
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$99.99

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Lewiston, New York, U.S.A.: Edwin Mellen Pr, 2000. Book. Very Fine. Hardcover. First Edition.. Important Steinbeck literary criticism by a noted scholar, Dr. Michael Meyer. Appears unread. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Steinbeck: The man and His Work

by Richard Astro and Tetsumaro Hayashi

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Wayward Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780870714436
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$79.99

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Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1971. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition.. 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… Read more
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Rediscovering Steinbeck: Revisionist Views of His Art, Politics and Intellect

by Lewis, Cliff and Birch, Carroll; Editors

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Published
1989
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As New
ISBN
9780889461697
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$149.97

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Lewiston, New York, U.S.A.: Edwin Mellen Pr, 1989. Book. As New. Hardcover. 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… Read more
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John Steinbeck, the Errant Knight

by Valjean, Nelson

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Wayward Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780877010616
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$14.99

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

by Hayashi, Tetsumaro

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Wayward Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$29.00

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Muncie, Indiana: The Steinbeck Society of America, 1979. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition.. Part of the Steinbeck Monograph Series, includes articles by Gladstein Mitchell and Beatty. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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