The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The Viking Press, New York, 1939. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition Second printing before publication stated on the back of the title page. Pictorial endpapers (with musical example, "The Battle Hymn of the Republic"). Original tan cloth, stamped brown. Boards are a bit soiled, very good lacking the dust jacket. Top edge in blue. Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of an Oklahoma family's migration to California during the Depression. Steinbeck's masterpiece and literature's lasting testament to the Great Depression, it was singled-out in his citation for the Nobel Prize decades later.