Cup of Gold: A Life of Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer, with Occasional Reference to History
Originally published in 1929 by McBride, this is John Steinbeck's first published novel. Based on the life and death of privateer Henry Morgan, the story focuses on Morgan's assault and sacking of the city of Panama, the 'Cup of Gold'. A new preface by author Lewis Gannett was included in this issue.
- Publisher: Covici Friede
- Edition: Second edition, second issue
- Date Published: 1936
- Place Published: New York
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Very good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: Yes
- Jacket Condition: Good
viii, 269 p. 20 cm. Blue cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Some chips and small tears to jacket, including spine head, slightly affecting lettering. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. A few spots to cloth and corners lightly bumped.