The Grapes Of Wrath

by Steinbeck, John

John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath stands as a pivotal piece of American literature. The story follows the Joad family (and thousands of others) as they are driven from the Oklahoma farm where they are sharecroppers during the Great Depression. The drought, economic hardship, and changes in financial and agricultural industries send them searching for dignity and honest work in the bountiful state of California. The novel earned Steinbeck the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1940, and inspired the classic film of the same name the same year. The film starred Henry Fonda as Tom Joad, and Steinbeck's words and ideas shine through that medium. In 1962, Steinbeck was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for the body of his work, and The Grapes of Wrath stands as his most recognized and esteemed book. -

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 The book was first published in 1939, by The Viking Press. Commonly found flaws in the first edition of this work include age tanning, rolling of the spine, and chips to the edges of the pages and boards. Signed copies of a First Edition in excellent condition can fetch over $20,000. The first UK edition was printed by William Heinemann, also in 1939. Signed First UK editions are also collectible, often sold for over $5,000 USD. 

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1939
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New York: Viking Press, 1939 First printing/first issue of the first edition; original beige cloth boards, in original first issue dust jacket. Book with mild toning primarily near gutters of the illustrated endpapers and faint rubbing to bottom boards, else in fine condition; dust jacket with a closed tear and diagonal crease to bottom front cover, soft diagonal crease to… Read more about this item
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1939 April
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1940
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New York: The Viking Press, 1940. First Edition/12th Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. In tan cloth boards with iconic wraparound illustration in blue. Red tinted top page ends. Previous owner's name in ink to front pastedown. In very nice shape with clean interior and tight binding. Only the faintest spotting to front and bottom page ends. Appears unread given… Read more about this item
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New York: The Viking Press,, 1939. Presentation copy, connecting Steinbeck and Hemingway First edition, first impression, presentation copy, inscribed by the author "For Vincent Sheean, John Steinbeck" and additionally inscribed by the recipient, "Although it is signed to me, Mr Steinbeck intended this book to go for the Spanish intellectuals in exile - Vincent Sheean". Vincent Sheean (1899-1975), the… Read more about this item
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New York: Viking Press, 1939. Ninth printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. Viking Press September 1939 ninth printing, as stated. Natural fiber cloth pictorial boards have very light wear. Faint age toning on very outer edges. Spine has deeper coloring but with no wear. The boards are in remarkable condition with no bumps, top and bottom of spine is… Read more about this item
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1940
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The Viking Press, 1940. First Printing. Hardcover. Good. 6x8x2. GOOD. Tan illustrated cloth-bound boards, bagged for protection. Approx. 6'' x 8''. 619pp. Spine lean/roll. Light rub wear to covers. Slight discoloration to covers. Small pencil writing to top fly page..<p> Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com<p> Orders shipped via USPS.
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1939
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New York: The Viking Press, 1939. FIRST EDITION, First Printing, with the words "First Published in April 1939" printed on the copyright page. 210 x 135 mm. (8 1/4 x 5 3/8"). 3 p.l., 619 pp. Publisher's pictorial linen, endpapers printed with the sheet music for "Battle Hymn of the Republic." In the original, unclipped dust jacket displaying… Read more about this item
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New York, Viking Press, 1939. . First edition, first printing; 8vo; publisher's beige cloth, decoration to boards and and titles to spine in brown, pictorial endpapers, yellow topstain, pictorial dust-jacket, a little rubbed and tanned, somewhat sunned at the spine; this is the correct state with, 'FIRST EDITION' on the front flap and with the $2.75 price extant, spotting… Read more about this item
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1939
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New York: The Viking Press, 1939. First Edition/4th Printing. Hardcover. Good/N/A. In tan cloth boards with iconic wraparound illustration in brown. Some tanning and soiling to spine and board ends with a few marks to page ends. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. In brand new high quality facsimile jacket.
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London, Heinemann, 1939, first British edition, first printing, dust jacket. Hardcover.. With the very scarce wrap-around band noting this was a Book Society Fiction Choice, this copy with a small slip affixed to the title page that is Inscribed by John Steinbeck ("For L. Downing/John Steinbeck"), Goldstone & Payne A12b, Morrow 108. Near fine.
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First Edition Later Printing
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1939
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New York, New York: Viking Press, 1939. First Edition Later Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG-. From a single collector's estate, this is a true FIRST EDITION, but later (7th) printing ) from June 1939, with all requisite points of issue. Hardcover book has nubby oatmeal-colored cloth over boards with embossed design in brown that wraps around front to… Read more about this item
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London, World Books, 1940, first edition thus, dust jacket. Hardcover.. The jacket carries photos of the stars of the 20th Century-Fox film version in a circular or horseshow fashion, among those pictured are Henry Fonda as Tom Joad, Jane Darwell as Ma Joad, and John Carradine as Casy, a very scarce book, this book was not in the Adrian… Read more about this item
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The Viking Press, 1967-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Book club edition
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by Steinbeck, John

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1939-08-01
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Viking Press, 1939-08-01. Hardcover. Good. 1939 Viking Press 1st edition 4th printing - no dust jacket - staining to cover & page edge - front hinge loose - neting can be seen - minor tanning to pages - otherwise binding strong contents clean
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1939
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New York: Viking Press, 1939. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Some darkening to the pastedowns, else near fine in a fair only but basically intact dustwrapper with the "first edition" slug intact on the front flap. The jacket is considerably tanned and rubbed, with small chips, most at the spinal extremities. Pulitzer Prize-winning classic of an Oklahoma family's… Read more about this item
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1939
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New York: Viking Press, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustrated beige cloth. Near fine in very good dust wrapper. 619 pages. 21 x14 cm. With dust wrapper noting "First Edition," and noting the $2.75 price at publication. Dust wrapper designed by Elmer Hader. Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning classic. Perhaps the most influential, and best remembered book to come out… Read more about this item
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First Thus
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2014
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Hardcover
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9780670016907
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking, 2014. First Thus . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Exact reproduction of the original First Edition from Viking, orig. published in hardcover in 1939; this is the First Printing of this 75th Anniversary Edition from 2014. Condition is Fine/Fine (our highest grade): putty-colored cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine, in 479 pages with Route 66… Read more about this item
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1939
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Viking Press, 1939. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket (with First Edition stated on the lower corner of the front flap of the dust jacket). Housed in a custom made collector's clamshell case with tooled quarter leather and gilt lettering and decoration.
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by JOHN STEINBECK

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1958
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This is a luxury edition copy of The Grapes of Wrath, the brilliant novel by the American author John Steinbeck (1902-1968). The book, about a family struggling through the Great Depression, won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction and put Steinbeck over the top to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. It was first published in 1939. Viking division Compass issued this… Read more about this item
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The Grapes of Wrath: Penguin Modern Classics

The Grapes of Wrath: Penguin Modern Classics

by Steinbeck, John

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9780141185064
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