First edition, first printing of Burning Bright by John Steinbeck. Octavo, 159pp. Gray cloth boards, title printed in red on spine and cover. Stated “First Published By The Viking Press In November 1950” on copyright page. First edition dust jacket, $2.50 price on front flap, light fading to spine. Clean pages.
Comments: Steinbecks experiment at producing a play in novel format. Rodgers and Hammerstein adopted the book into a play, but it had a short run.