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    An Attractive Copy of a Great American Novel

    John Steinbeck. The Grapes of Wrath. New York: The Viking Press, [1939].

    First edition. Octavo. [vi], 619, [3, blank] pp.

    Publisher's brown cloth, decoratively brown-stamped boards and spine, dust jacket. Previous owner's ink name on front free endpaper. Jacket slightly browned and very lightly chipped and rubbed. Overall, a very good, tight copy.

    This novel, about the trials and tribulations of the Joad family, forced to migrate from the Depression-era "dust-bowl" of Oklahoma to California. It was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1940. It is one of the most beloved of American novels.


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    June, 2008
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