Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing
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).