New York: Viking Press, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo., 116pp, cloth-backed paper over boards, illustrated, notes and sources, index. -- Dust jacket clipped. Light bump to top of spine. Short ink inscription on the first free endpaper, no other notable defects. -- Condition. Near fine / near fine. Item #10090
"A definitive portrait of the celebrated and controversial Nobel laureate author chronicles the events of Steinbeck's life, his formative development as a writer, and his archetypical literary images of modern American culture".-gglbks.