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    Three Steinbeck Classics

    John Steinbeck. Three First Editions, including: The Wayward Bus. New York: The Viking Press, 1947. First edition. Octavo. 312 pages. Original red cloth with gilt lettering and blind-stamped illustration to front board. Top edge stained green. Binding slightly cocked. A very good or better copy in a beautiful, crisp and vibrant dust jacket. Goldstone & Payne A23. [and:] East of Eden. New York: The Viking Press, 1952. First edition. Octavo. 602 pages. Original lime green cloth, stamped in red and dark green on spine and dark green on front board. Minor fading along board edges. Binding cracked at title page. Small strip of discoloration across $4.50 price on inside flap; dust jacket also has two very short closed tears (each approximately half an inch long) at bottom edge of front panel. A near fine copy in a beautiful crisp dust jacket. Goldstone & Payne A32b. [and:] The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First edition. Octavo. 311 pages. Original blue cloth with black and silver stamping to spine. Uneven pale blue stain to top edge. Very faint fading to board edges. Small chip to lower spine edge of rear panel of dust jacket, and light wear to top edge of spine and front panel. Faint coffee stain droplet to front panel of jacket; two tape repairs/reinforcements to verso. A very good or better copy. Goldstone & Payne A38b.

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    Please note: Dust jacket of East of Eden has two very short closed tears (each approximately half an inch long) at bottom edge of front panel.

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