The Grapes of Wrath

By: Steinbeck, John

Price: $675.00

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Two volumes in original slipcase, quarter bound in "grass cloth" and backed in rawhide, 10 1/2 x7 1/2 inches, number 204 of 1146 copies, illustrated with two color lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton, pictorial endpapers, signed by the artist on colophon, Limited Editions Club notice "About the Binding of This Book" laid in each volume; shelf worn slipcase split along one of the top edges. This was the first illustrated edition of Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning novel of the Great Depression. Benton's striking period illustrations only enhance the work, and the binding is stunning.

Title: The Grapes of Wrath

Author Name: Steinbeck, John

Illustrator: Thomas Hart Benton

Categories: Signed Books, Limited Editions Club, Literature & Fiction, Illustrated Books, Beautiful Bindings,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, Limited Editions Club: 1940

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller ID: 001113

Keywords: DEPRESSION ERA FICTION AMERICAN LITERATURE OKLAHOMA CALIFORNIA CLASSIC THOMAS HART BENTON PULITZER PRIZE NOBEL PRIZE TOM JOAD LITHOGRAPHS