Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)

Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition). John Steinbeck.
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)
A gorgeous, signed copy of this little-known satire
Saint Katy the Virgin (Signed Limited Edition)

New York: Covici Friede, 1936. First edition. [4] 25 [3] pp. Square 12 mo, original gilt decorative boards, gilt cloth spine lettered in red. [Mt. Vernon, New York: S.A. Jacobs, The Golden Eagle Press, 1936] No. 84 of 199 copies signed by the author. Very light cover wear, otherwise in excellent condition. Preserved in a clamshell box.

Steinbeck's hilarious satiric parable of a pig converted to Christianity, offered as a Christmas gift to the friends of Covici-Friede, Steinbeck's current publishers. A slip laid into each copy (not present in this one) announced the imminent publication of Of Mice and Men.

Goldstone & Payne A6.
Near Fine (Item #3317)

Price: $4,500