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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York, Viking Press, 1947.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on a Mexican folktale, this is the story of a great pearl found by a poor fisherman, the sorrow it brought to his family, and how it was lost again.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Parables
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Pearl.
New York, Viking Press, 1947
(DLC) 47012205
(OCoLC)743812
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 9781101659816 1101659815
OCLC Number: 648480935
Notes: First pub. in the Woman's home companion under the title: The pearl of the world.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource ([3] leaves, [3]-122 pages) illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: with drawings by José Clemente Orozco.

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