Book #14346

Always Something to Do in Salinas

John Steinbeck
Always Something to Do in Salinas. John Steinbeck.
Always Something to Do in Salinas
Always Something to Do in Salinas

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Bradenton, FL: Opuscula Press, 1986.

A most handsome Limited edition in Very Fine condition. Hand bound in dark brown buckram over boards with a title label in contrasting tan. Rich textured text paper. This copy is numbered 22 of 300 limited edition copies. Hard to imagine a nicer copy.

This article was first published in Holiday magazine in June, 1955, and was reprinted in the present format "as a service to Steinbeck collectors." It was part of a series of articles by famous writers on their home towns. Steinbeck recalls the Salinas (California) of his youth and it's growth into a populous city. (from the Introduction).

Price: $890.00

Author Bio

John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck (February 27, 1902—December 20, 1968) was one of the best-known of the 20th century. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (1939) and a total of twenty-five books, novels, non-fiction and short stories. In 1962 Steinbeck received the Nobel Prize for Literature.