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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1968, ©1947.
Series: A Bantam pathfinder edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on an old Mexican folk tale, this is the story of the great pearl, how it was found, and how it was lost again. It is the story, too, of a family, the special solidarity of a man and woman and their child: Kino, the fisherman, his wife, Juana, and the baby.
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Genre/Form: Parables
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0142000698 9780142000694 014017737X 9780140177374
OCLC Number: 6989208
Notes: "First published in Woman's Home Companion December 1945 under the title The pearl of the world."
Description: 118 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: A Bantam pathfinder edition.
Responsibility: by John Steinbeck.

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Based on an old Mexican folk tale, this is the story of the great pearl, how it was found, and how it was lost again. It is the story, too, of a family, the special solidarity of a man and woman and their child: Kino, the fisherman, his wife, Juana, and the baby.

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