Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Viking, 1962.
A very attractive Special Limited edition of 3,200 copies/first printing in Fine condition.
Steinbeck's acceptance speech for the Nobel Prize for Literature on Dec. 10, 1962 in Stockholm in which he chastizes Mankind for his assumption of God-like power, warns of the responsibilities thereof, and praises literature as the mode of communication best suited for peaceful solutions.