Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [viii], 246,  pages
Publisher: New York: Viking, 1962.
A charming first printing of the first edition in coarse bleached cloth with read drawing of a dog; top edges stained yellow. Just about Fine condition in Near Fine dust jacket. No mention of Book Club edition on front inner fold of dust jacket [Goldstone/Payne A39]. An attractive collectible.
Steinbeck's voyage of rediscovery, accompanied by a distinguished French poodle named Charley. "From start to finish, I found no strangers...These are my people and this is my country."