Book #15791

The Forgotten Village

John Steinbeck

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Size: 4to; 144 pages
Publisher: New York: Viking Press, 1941.

Price: $110.00

The Book League issue, Goldstone/Payne A14b, "BOOK LEAGUE" printed at foot of spine of unpriced dust-jacket, otherwise as first edition/first printing. Very Good, endpages showing offsetting and limited foxing, interior Near Fine. Dust-jacket with 1 inch chip to front/spine, else Near Fine.

The story of the little pueblo of Santiago on the skirts of a hill in the mountains of Mexico. And this is the story of the boy Juan Diego and of his family and of his people, who live in the long moment when the past slips reluctantly into the future. Photographs from the motion picture directed by Herbert Kline.

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.