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    Signed by John Steinbeck

    John Steinbeck. The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961.

    First edition, signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Octavo. 311 pages.

    Original blue cloth, gilt-stamped front board and spine, black printed label on spine. Original dust jacket. Housed in a beige cloth clamshell case with a black morocco lettering label on the spine. Very minimal rubbing to the price-clipped jacket, small bookseller's ticket on rear pastedown endpaper, else a fine copy.

    Goldstone & Payne A38a.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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