8vo. Original green cloth gilt-lettered on spine (spine slightly leaned with some fading, corners on upper board slightly bumped, some minor spotting to fore-edge); original pictorial dust jacket (chipping with minor losses to corners and spine ends, a few short closed tears, old price sticker rear flap, some toning along folds and edges); cloth folding case.
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE of Steinbeck's scarce third book. Although 1498 copies were printed in September 1933, fewer than 600 copies were bound and sold. Goldstone & Payne A3a.