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    First Trade Edition of Tortilla Flat in the Original Dust Jacket

    John Steinbeck. Tortilla Flat. Illustrated by Ruth Gannett. New York: Covici-Friede, [1935]. First trade edition, hardcover issue, one of 4,000 copies printed. Octavo. [317], [3, blank] pages. Publisher's full gray cloth boards and spine ruled in blue, spine lettered in blue, dust jacket. A few small repairs and/or restoration to jacket, jacket spine sunned, jacket toned with some edgewear , minor soiling and creasing, cloth spine slightly browned, minor rubbing to binding, minor offsetting to front endleaves. Still, a very good copy.
    From the Palo Alto Collection of Modern Literature.




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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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