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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fisherman finds a pearl beyond price with which he hopes to buy peace and happiness for himself, his wife and their little son. Instead he finds that peace and happiness are not be purchased. Peace and happiness are, themselves, pearls beyond price.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
OCLC Number: 28806752
Notes: "First published in Woman's home companion, December, 1945, under the title The pearl of the world."--Title page verso.
Reproduction Notes: Large print. Louisville, Ky. : American Printing House for the Blind. 1 v. (134 p.).
Description: 118 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by John Steinbeck.

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A fisherman finds a pearl beyond price with which he hopes to buy peace and happiness for himself, his wife and their little son. Instead he finds that peace and happiness are not be purchased. Peace and happiness are, themselves, pearls beyond price.

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