Published by William Heinemann in 1946, this is the first Australian edition of this title. In very good condition, the dust jacket has been protected by a slip on plastic sleeve. Else this book can't be faulted.
In the din and stink that is Cannery Row a colourful blend of misfits - gamblers, whores, drunks, bums, and artists ??. survive side by side in a jumble of adventure and mischief. Doc, who owns the laboratory, is the fount of all generosity and wisdom.