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The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights, From the Winchester Manuscripts of Thomas Malory & Other Sources

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Del Rey / Ballantine Books: 1977

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2197627

Condition: Very Good


Book club paperback. Rear wrapper corner toned and lightly creased. 1977 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 451 pp. Steinbeck's first posthumously published work, The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights is a reinterpretation of tales from Malory's Morte d'Arthur. In this highly successful attempt to render Malory into Modern English, Steinbeck recreated the rhythm and tone of the original Middle English. View more info

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The Red Pony

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1955

Seller ID: 2198150

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly toned. 1955 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. A young boy and his beloved horse face obstacles in the rolling hills of California. View more info

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The Red Pony

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1955

Seller ID: 2198151

Condition: Good


Light edge wear, underlining. 1955 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. A young boy and his beloved horse face obstacles in the rolling hills of California. View more info

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The Short Reign of Pippin IV

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1958

Seller ID: 2198154

Condition: Good


Edge wear. 1958 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. In his only work of political satire, The Short Reign of Pippin IV, John Steinbeck turns the French Revolution upside down as amateur astronomer Pippin Héristal is drafted to rule the unruly French. Steinbeck creates around the infamous Pippin the most hilarious royal court ever: Pippin's wife, Queen Marie, who might have taken her place at the bar of a very good restaurant; his uncle, a man of dubious virtue; his glamour-struck daughter and her beau, the son of the so-called egg king of Petaluma, California;... View more info

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Travels with Charley: In Search of America

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2205335

Condition: Very Good


15th printing, Nobel statement and $4.95 list price on jacket. Jacket toned, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 246 pp. 8vo. Map illustrated endpapers. Steinbeck's account of his travels through forty states with his dog Charley, a trip he took to reacquaint himself with the America that had been the subject of his writing for the last two decades. View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath (Bantam No. 7)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1945

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2207445

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Wrappers lightly rubbed. 1945 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads—driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. Out of their trials and their repeated collisions against the hard realities of an America divided into Haves and Have-Nots evolves a drama that is intensely human yet majestic in its scale and mor... View more info

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A Russian Journal

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1970

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2198170

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. 1970 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 218 pp. Steinbeck and a friend travel through post-war Russia. View more info

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The Moon is Down: A Novel

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Sun Dial Press, New York: 1943

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2184582

Condition: Very Good


First photoplay edition. Jacket edges rubbed with minimal loss from corners, ink name on top of first text page.Good. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 188 pp. 8vo. Film stills on jacket, plates of scenes from motin picture throughout text. A novel focusing on the occupation of a small town during World War II, which inspired a film of the same name the following year. Written with a purpose to motivate resistance movements in occupied countries, it cleverly avoids mentioning names of countries, though it clearly depicts events mirroring the German occupation of No... View more info

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Tortilla Flat: Photoplay Edition

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2184588

Condition: Very Good


First photoplay edition (1942). Jacket lightly rubbed with minimal loss from corners.Very Good. 1935 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 316, [1] pp. 8vo. Jacket features image of Spencer Tracy, Hedy Lamar, and John Garfield, who starred in the 1942 motion picture adaptation. A novel by the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. View more info

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To a God Unknown

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The World Publishing Company: 1943

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2184607

Condition: Very Good


First printing of World's Tower Books reissue. Rochester Typographical Union Lending Library sticker and checkout list on front endpaper, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss and tears to corners.Good. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 247 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men, in which a New England farmer moves to California to make a better life. One of Steinbeck's scarcer titles. View more info

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The Red Pony (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2261956

ISBN: 0140177361

Condition: Near Fine


Pages faintly toned. 1992 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 100 pp. Raised on a ranch in northern California, Jody is well-schooled in the hard work and demands of a rancher's life. He is used to the way of horses, too; but nothing has prepared him for the special connection he will forge with Gabilan, the hot-tempered pony his father gives him. With Billy Buck, the hired hand, Jody tends and trains his horse, restlessly anticipating the moment he will sit high upon Gabilan's saddle. But when Gabilan falls ill, Jody discovers there are still lessons he must l... View more info

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Travels with Charley: In Search of America

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2262798

Condition: Very Good


20th printing, Nobel statement and $4.95 list price on jacket. Very good in good jacket. Jacket toned, jacket rubbed. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 246 pp. 8vo. Map illustrated endpapers. Steinbeck's account of his travels through forty states with his dog Charley, a trip he took to reacquaint himself with the America that had been the subject of his writing for the last two decades. View more info

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America and Americans

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1966

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2266461

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing before publication. Jacket price clipped, 1 inch closed tear on front jacket corner, jacket toned. 1966 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 207, [1] pp. By the Nobel Prize winning author of The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. Illustrated with pictures by 55 photographers. CONTENTS: Foreword; E Pluribus Unum; Paradox and Dream; Government of the People; Created Equal; Genus Americanus; The Pursuit of Happiness; Americans and the Land; Americans and the World; Americans and the Future; Afterword; Acknowledgments. View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath (Bantam No. 7)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1945

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2266632

Condition: Good


First paperback printing. Edges rubbed, two 1 inch closed tears along spine, wrappers beginning to delaminate. 1945 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 570 pp. First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads—driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. Out of their trials and their repeated collisions against the hard realities of an America divided into Haves and Hav... View more info

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Of Mice and Men

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Triangle Books: 1943

Seller ID: 2267115

Condition: Good


Reissue. Pages toned, boards lightly soiled. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 186, [2] pp. 8vo. They are an unlikely pair: George is small and quick and dark of face; Lennie, a man of tremendous size, has the mind of a young child. Yet they have formed a family, clinging together in the face of loneliness and alienation. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch in the... View more info

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Of Mice and Men

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2267543

ISBN: 0140177396

Condition: Very Good


Ink numbers on page ridge, light general wear. 1993 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 107 pp. They are an unlikely pair: George is small and quick and dark of face; Lennie, a man of tremendous size, has the mind of a young child. Yet they have formed a family, clinging together in the face of loneliness and alienation. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch in ... View more info

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Tortilla Flat; Of Mice and Men; Cannery Row

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2269267

Condition: Near Fine


A couple tiny blemishes along edges. 1977 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 447, [3] pp. 8vo. Dark brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Three of Steinbeck's most popular novellas in one volume. View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath & Other Writings 1936-1941: The Long Valley; The Grapes of Wrath; The Log from the Sea of Cortez; The Harvest Gypsies

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2270181

ISBN: 1883011159

Condition: Near Fine


7th printing. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 1067 pp. The second volume in The Library of America’s authoritative edition of John Steinbeck features his acknowledged masterpiece, The Grapes of Wrath. Written in an incredibly compressed five-month period, the novel had an electrifying impact upon publication in 1939, unleashing a political storm with its vision of America’s dispossessed struggling for survival. It continues to exert a powerful influence on American culture, and has inspired artists as diverse as John Ford, Woody... View more info

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Novels and Stories, 1932-1937: The Pastures of Heaven; To a God Unknown; Tortilla Flat; In Dubious Battle; Of Mice and Men (The Library of America 72)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1994

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2270182

ISBN: 1883011019

Condition: Near Fine


7th printing. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 909 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of novels by the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning American author best known for The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, and Of Mice and Men. Chronology and notes following text. Includes: The Pastures of Heaven; To a God Unknown; Tortilla Flat; In Dubious Battle; Of Mice and Men. This edition is part of the Library of America series, published by a non-profit organization whose goal is to keep class... View more info

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Novels and Stories, 1942-1952: The Moon is Down; Cannery Row; The Pearl; East of Eden (The Library of America 132)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 2001

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2270183

ISBN: 1931082073

Condition: Near Fine


6th printing. Includes publisher's slipcase. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 983 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of novels by the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning American author best known for The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, and Of Mice and Men. This edition is part of the Library of America series, published by a non-profit organization whose goal is to keep classic works of American literature and history in print as a way of preserving cultural heritage. This third volume in The Library of America's a... View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1939

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2270200

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1939 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 473, [1] pp. 8vo. Set during the Great Depression, it traces the migration of an Oklahoma Dust Bowl family to California and their subsequent hardships as migrant farm workers. It won a Pulitzer Prize in 1940. The work did much to publicize the injustices of migrant labor. The narrative, interrupted by prose-poem interludes, chronicles the struggles of the Joad family's life on a failing Oklahoma farm, their difficult journey to California, and their disillusionment once they arrive th... View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath (Centennial Edition)

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2271664

ISBN: 0142000663

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Pages faintly toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 455, [3] pp. First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads—driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. Out of their trials and their repeated collisions against the hard realities of an America divided into Haves and Have-Nots evolves a drama that is intensely human yet majestic in its scale and moral... View more info

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Travels with Charley: In Search of America

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $200.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272201

Condition: Near Fine


First edition in first state jacket (no Nobel Prize mention on front jacket flap). Ink name and date crossed out on front endpaper, jacket price clipped, jacket spine toned. 1962 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 246, [2] pp. 8vo. Beige cloth, brown and black titles, light brown top edge. Map illustrated endpapers. Steinbeck's account of his travels through forty states with his dog Charley, a trip he took to reacquaint himself with the America that had been the subject of his writing for the last two decades. View more info

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East of Eden

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1952

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2272669

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1952 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 541, [3] pp. 8vo. This sprawling and often brutal novel, set in the rich farmlands of California's Salinas Valley, follows the intertwined destinies of two families--the Trasks and the Hamiltons--whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel. A strange and original work of art.--New York Times Book Review. (Literature/Classics) View more info

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The Grapes of Wrath

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1939

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 2272838

Condition: Very Good


9th printing. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, two small spots on front board. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 473, [1] pp. 8vo. Set during the Great Depression, it traces the migration of an Oklahoma Dust Bowl family to California and their subsequent hardships as migrant farm workers. It won a Pulitzer Prize in 1940. The work did much to publicize the injustices of migrant labor. The narrative, interrupted by prose-poem interludes, chronicles the struggles of the Joad family's life on a failing Oklahoma farm, their difficult journey to California, and their disillusi... View more info

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Of Mice and Men

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Covici Friede Publishers: 1937

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2278893

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Lacks jacket. Spine toned, spine leans forward, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 186, [6] pp. 8vo. They are an unlikely pair: George is small and quick and dark of face; Lennie, a man of tremendous size, has the mind of a young child. Yet they have formed a family, clinging together in the face of loneliness and alienation. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can c... View more info

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The Red Pony

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1945

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2279321

Condition: Very Good


First illustrated edition, variant without color plate on front board. Lacks slipcase. Light ring stain on front board. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 131, [1] pp. 8vo. Original beige cloth, gilt titles. Printed on laid paper. Beautiful watercolor illustrations by Wesley Dennis. Raised on a ranch in northern California, Jody is well-schooled in the hard work and demands of a rancher's life. He is used to the way of horses, too; but nothing has prepared him for the special connection he will forge with Gabilan, a hot-tempered pony his father gives him. With Billy... View more info

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The Pearl

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279323

Condition: Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. First gathering of pages loose, ink bookstore stamp on rear endpaper. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 122, [2] pp. 8vo. Illustrations by Jose Clemente Orozco. In this short book illuminated by a deep understanding and love of humanity, John Steinbeck retells an old Mexican folk tale: the story of the great pearl, how it was found, and how it was lost. For the diver Kino, finding a magnificent pearl means the promise of a better life for his impoverished family. His dream blinds him to the greed and suspicions the pearl arouses in him ... View more info

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Tortilla Flat: Photoplay Edition

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: Photoplay Edition

Seller ID: 2279326

Condition: Very Good


1942 photoplay edition. Owner bookplate on front endpaper, jacket lightly rubbed. 1935 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 316, [1] pp. 8vo. Jacket features image of Spencer Tracy, Hedy Lamar, and John Garfield, who starred in the 1942 motion picture adaptation. A novel by the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. View more info

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Cannery Row

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1945

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2279345

Condition: Very Good


Second printing. No jacket, small green stain on rear board, water stain on top page ridge, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 208 pp. Yellow cloth boards. Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck remains one of America's greatest writers and cultural figures. Cannery Row is his study of American life in Monterey, California. Cannery Row is a novel by American author John Steinbeck, published in 1945. It is set during the Great Depression in Monterey, California, on a street lined with sardine canneries that is known as Cannery Row. ... View more info