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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For the diver Kino, finding a magnificent pearl means the promise of a better life for his impoverished family. His dreams blind him to the greed that the pearl arouses in him and his neighbors.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
OCLC Number: 739662574
Reproduction Notes: Large Print. Los Angeles, Calif. : Library Reproduction Service. 1 v. ; 21 x 23 cm.
Description: 90 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Pearl of the world
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

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For the diver Kino, finding a magnificent pearl means the promise of a better life for his impoverished family. His dreams blind him to the greed that the pearl arouses in him and his neighbors.

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