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    Ashton Stevens' Copy

    John Steinbeck. Of Mice and Men. New York: Covici Friede Publishers, [1937]. First edition, first issue (with "pendula" on page 9 and the "bullet" between the page numbers on page 88). Octavo. 186, [6, blank] pages. Publisher's full tan cloth, front board and spine stamped in black and orange. Original pictorial dust jacket. Minor shelf wear to boards and jacket. Slight shelf lean. The bookplate of Ashton Stevens (the dean of American drama critics during his professional life) affixed to front pastedown. Spine ends of the dust jacket reinforced with japanese tissue on the verso. A very good copy.

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    April, 2014
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