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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Viking Press, 1947.
Edition/Format:   Book : 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: Fiction
Parables
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Pearl.
New York, Viking Press, 1947
(OCoLC)648480935
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0670545759 9780670545759 0140187383 9780140187380
OCLC Number: 743812
Notes: First pub. in the Woman's home companion under the title: The pearl of the world.
Description: 122 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John Steinbeck ; with drawings by José Clemente Orozco.

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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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