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The Pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, ©1945.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A pearl diver emerges from the sea with a pearl as perfect as the moon - with the pearl comes hope, the promise of comfort and security.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 9780140177374 014017737X
OCLC Number: 731170002
Description: 90 pages
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

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A poor fisherman dreams of wealth and happiness for his family when he finds a priceless pearl.  Read more...

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"[<b>The Pearl</b>] has the distinction and sincerity that are evident in everything he writes."<b>--The New Yorker</b>"Form is the most important thing about him. It is at its best in this work." Read more...

 
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