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    First Edition, First Issue of One of Steinbeck's Major Works

    John Steinbeck. Of Mice and Men. New York: Covici Friede, [1937]. First edition, first issue. With correct first issue points (a "bullet" between the "8"s on page 88, and "pendula" on page 9, line 21). Octavo. 186 pages. The first issue printing consisted of only 2,500 copies. Publisher's tan cloth with orange and black stamping. Original pictorial dust jacket. Minor shelf wear to boards. Dust jacket has light edge wear, with a few small closed tears, and soiling, with minor chipping to spine ends and corners. Some abrading and paper lifts to the jacket panels. A very good copy.


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    October, 2014
    8th Wednesday
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