STEINBECK, John (1902-1968). Of Mice and Men. New York: Covici-Friede, 1937.
8vo. Original beige cloth, top edge stained blue; pictorial dust jacket (slightly toned or darkened, a few short tears, some rubbing to extremities).
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, with the line "...and only moved because the heavy hands were pendula." on pg. 9, and the bullet between the 8s on page 88. Goldstone & Payne A7a.