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Title: Sea of Cortez;: A leisurely journal of ...
Publisher: The Viking press
Book Condition: Good
Book Description The Viking press January 1941, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: lacks dust jacket. Book Club. Cloth First Edition. Very Good, lacks dust jacket. 8vo. 598 pp. Map illustrated end papers. Silver gilt lettering on front board and spine. Mild shelf-wear, rubbing to head and tail of spine. Former owner's name written on front free end-paper, yellowing to paste-downs near hinges, normal toning to pages. Interior clean and unmarked. ~Pelican Bay Books is a real, family-owned bookstore perched on the edge of the Salish Sea in Anacortes, Washington since 1992. Customer satisfaction is our first priority and we respond to all inquiries promptly. Books are generally shipped the same or next business day and include tracking. Bookseller Inventory # 53972
Book Description The Viking Press, New York, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First Edition , First Printing. Green publisher's cloth with top edge stained orange. [Allen]. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Bump to top center of rear board. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve, has moderate shelf handling with a small triangle loss top edge and 3 inch by 1/2 inch loss top rear near spine. ------- Illustrated with color photography of shells and B/W photos, drawings and maps. Map endpages. 598 pages with index. ------- From the dust jacket, "Sea of Cortez is a book to be read and remembered on two levels. It is a journey through a remote and beautiful corner of the world, a diary filled with the daily excitements and triumphs of skillful and energetic men. It is also an invitation to see the world anew from a fresh vantage point and perhaps with a broader and more understanding spirit". Bookseller Inventory # 007704
Book Description Viking Press, NY, 1941. First Edition. First edition. 8vo, Pp. 598. Blue/green cloth with a dj that is some nicked and rubbed. With shells illustrated in color and B&W. Fine. Goldston & Payne A15b. Bookseller Inventory # 54937
Book Description New York: The Viking Press, 1941, 1941. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and front cover lettered in silver, top edge orange, map endpapers. With the dust jacket. Bookplates on front free endpaper of Carol G. and William E. Simon. Jacket with a few short closed-tears and nicks. An excellent copy. 40 plates from photograph (8 colour, the remainder monochrome). First edition, first printing. Presentation copy from Steinbeck, inscribed on the half-title: "For Bob Kriendler whom I didn't even know was a collector – Many thanks John Steinbeck, New York 1946." Bob Kriendler was a member of the founding family of Manhattan's legendary "21" Club. While a student at Rutgers, he became a doorman at the Club and because he had an interest in writers, he persuaded co-founder Jack Kriendler to institute a policy of stocking books written by illustrious author-customers. Bob eventually amassed a large collection of inscribed books, most of which he donated to his alma mater, see H. Peter Kriendler, "21": Every Day was New Year's Eve, 1999, pp.69. Goldstone & Payne A15b. Bookseller Inventory # 111803