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Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden. New York: Viking Press, 1952. First edition (with "First published by the Viking Press in 1952" on copyright page and the word "bite" in its uncorrected state on page 281), octavo, bound in publisher's green cloth and original dust jacket (tape repairs on verso of jacket, spine of jacket faded, chipping), 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400


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Book design, Bookbinding, Dust jacket, East of Eden, John Steinbeck, Printing, Publishing, Visual arts

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