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The Good Earth.

The Good Earth.

by Buck, Pearl S

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Palm Beach, Florida
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New York: John Day, 1931. First edition, first issue with "flees" for "fleas" on page 100, line 17 of the author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and masterpiece. Octavo, original brown cloth, brown topstain. Inscribed and dated by Pearl Buck on the half-title page. Buck also underlined the error "flees" on page 100, and marked it with an arrow on the left margin. It is interesting to note that Buck knew the first issue points and makes note of it. Near fine in the original dust jacket with some tape repairs to the verso. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Signed and inscribed examples of the first edition in the original dust jacket are rare. Though nearly eighty years have passed since this novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. "I can only write what I know, and I know nothing but China, having always lived there," wrote Pearl Buck. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor… Read More
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by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Laguna Hills, California
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The John Day Company, New York, 1931 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Pearl S. Buck on a laid in signature. This is the TRUE FIRST EDITION published in America by the John Day Company, 1931. This ORIGINAL dustjacket has NO chips or tears and has benefitted from professional restoration. This First Issue dustjacket by John Day is scarce and seldom appears on the market. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. Overall, a wonderful copy SIGNED by the author in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED Pearl S. Buck First Editions.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used - Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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The John Day Company, New York, 1931 First Edition, First Printing with the misspelling of "flees" instead of "fleas" on line 17 of page 100. This ORIGINAL First issue dustjacket has some chipping to the spine and edges. The book is in nice shape. The binding is tight with light wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION first published by The John Day Company.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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The Good Earth.

by Buck, Pearl S

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Palm Beach, Florida
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London: Methuen & Co., 1931. First British edition of the author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and masterpiece. Octavo, original light brown cloth. Signed by Pearl Buck on the title page. Near fine in the rare dust jacket which shows light wear to the extremities with minute expert restoration. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Rare signed. Over eighty years have passed since The Good Earth won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. "I can only write what I know, and I know nothing but China, having always lived there," wrote Pearl Buck. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings for the ordinary people. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan is must reading for those who want to fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have… Read More
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Northridge, California
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NY: John Day. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth titled in gilt, decorative endpages, tan topstain. First edition, first issue, with "flees" for "fleas" p. 100. Front cover/spine have a few spots, spine lightly sunned, topstain just a bit faded. The scarce DJ in mylar is restored to edges, darkened to spine and edges. Housed in a fine custom clamshell box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Good Earth

The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Laguna Hills, California
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First Edition, First Printing published in America by the John Day Company, 1931. This copy is authentically SIGNED by Pearl S. Buck on the page before the title page. The book is bound in the publisher's original cloth and is in very good condition. The binding is tight with minor wear to the edges. A lovely copy SIGNED by the author.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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  • near fine
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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First British Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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London: Methuen & Co. LTD, 1931. First British Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First British edition, first printing of this Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Bound in publisher's original cloth. Near Fine with light fading to spine, a small ding to top and bottom edge of upper board. In a Near Fine dust jacket with light edge wear.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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London: Methuen, 1931. A first edition, first printing published by Methuen in 1931. A near fine book without inscriptions with some light spotting to the page edge. In a near fine wrapper which has a small hole to the rear fold. Some light wear to the edges. The Good Earth won the Pulitzer Prize for the author. It has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings for the ordinary people. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan is must reading for those who want to fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during this century. Rare.
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The Good Earth

by Pearl Buck

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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UK: Methuen, 1931. First Edition . Decorative Cloth. Very Good ++/Very Good++. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1st Edition 1931. The Good Earth won the Pulitzer Prize for the author. It has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings for the ordinary people. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan is must reading for those who want to fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during this century. . Book is very good++ with crease to endpaper. Very bright boards. Contents good.. The complete wrapper is very good++ with edge rubbing. More images can be taken upon request. Ref13564
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
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Used - Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Laguna Hills, California
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John Day, 1931 First Edition, First Printing with NO indication of later printings on copyright page and the misspelling of "flees" instead of "fleas" on line 17 of page 100. This copy is SIGNED by Pearl S. Buck on a laid in signature. An attractive copy with minor wear to the spine and edges. The binding is tight, with N cocking, and the boards are crisp with light wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a sharp copy with a facsimile dustjacket from the original.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/As New.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used
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Hardcover
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Cape Coral, Florida
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New York: John Day, 1931 First Edition, elusive first issue with "flees" for "fleas" in line 17 page 100. Also, "John Day Publishing Co." on copyright page and with top edges stained brown. Brown cloth. The book is tight and clean . Foredges are uncut. Small owner's name in pen on half-title page. Green pictorial endpages in nice condition. Top pages edges stained brown - clean. Clean looking cloth binding with bright gilt on front board - faded a little on spine. Spine has some fading and a few subtle spots - a very small wear spot is at the lower left. Edges not worn. Very good or better. no jacket. A Pulitzer prize winner..
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House Of Earth, The Good Earth, Sons, A House Divided

by Buck, Pearl S.

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Used - Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Perrineville, New Jersey
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New York: John Day in Association with Reynal & Hitchcock, 1935. Signed and inscribed by author on free endpaper. A trilogy, including The Good Earth, Sons, A House Divided. Very Good +, no dust jacket. Tan buckram cloth spine with darker tan cloth covers with brown circular design stamped on bottom corner of front cover. Archival repair to tiny closed tear on foredge of half title page. Little bit of edge wear to spine title panel. Heavy book may require additional postage. . Signed and Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S

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  • very good
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN 13
9780381980337
ISBN 10
0381980332
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Webster, New York
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New York: The John Day Company, 1931. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good/Fine. Tenggren, Gustaf. First edition, first state ('flees' for 'fleas' on p. 100, line 17). Includes new facsimile jacket. Owner bookplate on front endpaper, edges a bit rubbed with corners slightly exposed, boards lightly soiled. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 374, [1] pp. The Pulitzer Prize winning novel of a woman's life in China. "Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. In The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck paints an indelible portrait of China in the 1920s, when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-Lan is must reading for those who would fully appreciate the sweeping changes… Read More
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The Good Earth

by Pearl S. Buck

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  • fair
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Used - Fair
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Hardcover
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Otsego, Michigan
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First Edition. First issue with "flees" on page 100, and "John Day Publishing Company" on the copyright page. Lacking the scarce dust jacket.
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The Good Earth

by BUCK, Pearl S.

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  • good
  • Hardcover
  • First
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Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Springtown, Pennsylvania
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NY: John Day, 1931. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold, some soiling to front and rear panels of book. Green decorated endpapers. The first edition of this important novel of the 20th Century with "flees" for "fleas" on p. 100/line 17. Top edge unstained. Included in the price is a fine facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly. An acceptable copy of the Pulitzer Prize winning novel at a fraction of the list price. Previous owner's name and address to front paste down (behind flap of dust jacket). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fine (Facsimile DW). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE GOOD EARTH [Collector's Custom Clamshell case only - Not a book]

THE GOOD EARTH [Collector's Custom Clamshell case only - Not a book]

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used
Edition
1st Edition Clamshell Collector's Case
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Montreal, Quebec
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New York: The John Day Company, 1931. 1st Edition Clamshell Collector's Case. No Binding. New York: The John Day Company, 1931. 1st Edition Clamshell Collector's Case. No Binding. First Edition Clamshell Case. THE GOOD EARTH 1931.[Not A Book] HAND-CRAFTED by our conservation team, each.....
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THE GOOD EARTH.

by Buck, Pearl S.

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Dolgeville, New York
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New York: John Day Co.. Green endpapers, name written on front endpaper, untrimmed, spine a bit wrinkled, outside lower corners rubbed, 'flees' rather than 'fleas' on page 100, no jacket . Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 2nd Printing. 1931.
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The Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Used - Good+
Edition
First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: The John Day Publishing Company, 1931. First Edition. Good+. First edition, first printing, first issue with "The John Day Publishing Company, Inc." on copyright page. Error "flees" that was present in the first three printings on p. 100, line 17. [vi], 375, [1] pp. Original brown cloth with gilt lettering, green illustrated endpapers. A Good+ copy with frayed and worn cloth at head and tail, rubbed, scuff to back board, name written on front free endpaper. Lacking the extremely scarce jacket. The first appearance of the Pulitzer-winning, bestselling novel.
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The Good Earth

by Pearl S. Buck

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  • very good
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Used - Very Good
Edition
First edition - second printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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The John Day Company, New York 1931Good condition. Some fraying on top and bottom of spine. Some discoloration of cover in spots.Has green inner end pages. This edition also includes the misprint "flees" for "fleas" on page 100..
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Good Earth

by Buck, Pearl S.

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780381980337
ISBN 10
0381980332
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Lancaster, Texas
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John Day Co. 1931. Hardcover. 0381980332 . No additional printings. First edition. HC published by The John Day Company in 1931. No dust jacket. Book has flees instead of fleas on pg 100, line 17. Top edges of pages are colored brown, not green. Endpapers are green. Copyright page has for the John Day Publishing Company, Inc. on it. Spine is faded some, and both covers have some fading and scuffing. Corners of covers are bumped some, with slight wear. Ends of spine have some wear. No marking or writing in book. Pages have slight tanning at top. Some page corners have been bent. Book is in good plus condition.; 8 X 5.80 X 1.60 inches; 375 pages .
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