First edition, first printing of Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck in a first state dust jacket. Octavo, vii-x, 598pp. Green cloth, title stamped in silver. Statement on copyright page notes: “First Published in December 1941.” Top edge pink. Light shelf wear to bottom of spine, bumped front corner. Illustrated end papers with map of Baja California. Publishers original dust jacket in very good condition, $5.00 on front flap, nicks along edges, small tear at top of spine on rear panel, wear at edges, bright colors. An attractive first edition.
Comments: An attractive copy of this work in a bright dust jacket.