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East of Eden

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1955, ©1952.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The towering figure of Adam Trask dominates this great American novel. Adam was a good man--until strange, beautiful, insatiable Cathy Ames came into his life. Cathy revealed to him the shuddering ecstasies of passion. She taught him the dark lessons of evil--and Adam, a good man, learned to embrace evil ...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0553086480 9780553086485
OCLC Number: 42043531
Description: 691 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

Abstract:

The towering figure of Adam Trask dominates this great American novel. Adam was a good man--until strange, beautiful, insatiable Cathy Ames came into his life. Cathy revealed to him the shuddering ecstasies of passion. She taught him the dark lessons of evil--and Adam, a good man, learned to embrace evil ...

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