Category: Modern First Editions

THE PASTURES OF HEAVEN Stock code: 10566

Author / Artist:

Steinbeck, John

Publisher:

London: Philip Allan. 1933

Description:

First UK edition, first printing. Original green cloth with black titles to the spine, in both the printed dustwrapper and the original glassine. A stunning fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps, just a few light foxing spots to the tops edge of the text block. Complete with the very near fine lightly creased dustwrapper which has one small scuff to the spine. Not price-clipped (7/6net to the spine). The original glassine is also present, as issued. An exceptional copy, rare in the dustwrapper.

Price:

£4,500.00

Notes:

The author's international debut, this book being the first of Steinbeck's to be published outside of North America. (Goldstone and Payne A2d.)