Journal of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters

STEINBECK, John (1902-1968)

Published by Viking Press, New York, 1969
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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First Printing. 8vo: 182pp. Publisher's quarter-bound navy-blue cloth spine lettered in silver, turquoise cloth-covered boards, matching turquoise top stain, facsimile manuscript end papers; in pictorial dust jacket priced at $6.50, with correct publication code '1269' on front flap. Fine (probabaly unread) in better than Near Fine jacket lightly rubbed at spine tips, with long, closed, imperceptible tear to rear flap fold. Goldstone & Payne,A-44b. The author's posthumously published "day-by-day account of the writing of East of Eden. Not intended for publication and never revised in any way, the journal casts a flood of light on the author's mind and on the nature of the creative process. These letters [to Steinbeck's editor, Pascal Covici] are, in a sense, John Steinbeck's testament." Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, with dust jackets carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # BB0983

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Title: Journal of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters

Publisher: Viking Press, New York

Publication Date: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine+

Edition: First Printing.

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