Travels with Charley: In Search of America

Travels with Charley: In Search of America

Travels with Charley: In Search of America

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New York: Viking Press, 1962. 246 pp. Approximately 5 3/4 x 8 1/2". Speckled cream boards with maroon and black lettering on side, stamped maroon illustration of dog on front cover, top edge rust colored, deckle edges, pictorial endpapers, "Published in 1962 by the Viking Press, Inc." printed on the copyright page with no indication of later printings, in fine condition. First printing dust jacket with no mention of nobel prize or book club edition on front flap of dust wrapper, which is price clipped, age-toned on spine, small closed tear and crease to rear cover, otherwise, very good +.

Travels with Charley is a travelogue depicting a 10,000 mile road trip around the United States - from Long Island, New York and through Maine, to the Pacific Northwest, down through California, east through Texas and the South and then back to New York. In the company of his poodle, Charley, Steinbeck wanted to see his country on a personal level and find out "What are Americans like today?"

Publisher
Viking Press
Binding
Hardcover
Tags
Dust Jacket , First Edition