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The old man and the sea

Author: Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: New York : Scribner : Paw Prints, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hemingway's triumphant yet tragic story of an old Cuban fisherman and his relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream combines the simplicity of a fable, the significance of a parable, and the drama of an epic.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Allegories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Hemingway
ISBN: 9781439500996 1439500991 9780684801223 0684801221
OCLC Number: 232125095
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize Novel Category 1953
Description: 127 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ernest Hemingway.

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Hemingway's triumphant yet tragic story of an old Cuban fisherman and his relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream combines the simplicity of a fable, the significance of a parable, and the drama of an epic.

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