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STEINBECK, John (1902-1968). To A God Unknown. New York: Robert Ballou, 1933.

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. 

  • Estimate$1,500 - $2,500

Sold for $5,000

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