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    John Steinbeck. Group of Six Viking Books. New York: [1945-1962]. First editions.

    More Information: John Steinbeck. Cannery Row. New York: The Viking Press, 1945. First edition, cloth issue. [Together with:] The Pearl. With drawings by José Clemente Orozco. New York: The Viking Press, 1947. First edition. [And:] East of Eden. New York: The Viking Press, 1952. First edition, regular issue. [And:] Sweet Thursday. New York: The Viking Press, 1954. First edition, cloth issue. [And:] The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First edition, regular issue. [And:] Travels with Charley in Search of America. New York: The Viking Press, 1962. First edition. Six volumes. Octavo. Various paginations. The Pearl with full-page black and white illustrations, included in pagination. All in cloth with original pictorial full-color dust jackets. Some light soiling, shelf wear to bindings; some marginal, backstrip or edge toning, all mild; Travels most noticeable with yellowish staining to top of front board, hinges and a bit of rear board; Cannery Row cloth generally spoiled. Regular toning to both sides of dust jackets; mild soiling, edge wear; occasional short tears; two small holes at upper front panel of Winter; small spots of damp staining to interior of Sweet Thursday jacket; Cannery Row interior speckled, numerous tape mends. All edges trimmed, some stained or show evidence of faded or washed staining. Occasional evidence of dog-earing throughout text blocks; standard toning of pages. Good to very good. Goldstone & Payne A22b, A25a, A32b, A33b, A38b, A39a.

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