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The pearl.

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: London, Heinemann, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kino is a Mexican pearl fisher in the Gulf of California. When he and his wife, Juana, have a baby, their joy is complete...until the infant is bitten by a scorpion. Kino finds a great pearl worth a fortune, but it brings only tragedy and evil to his family.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Parables
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
OCLC Number: 2616697
Description: [5] 97 pages 21 cm

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Kino is a Mexican pearl fisher in the Gulf of California. When he and his wife, Juana, have a baby, their joy is complete...until the infant is bitten by a scorpion. Kino finds a great pearl worth a fortune, but it brings only tragedy and evil to his family.

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