skip to content
The winter of our discontent Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The winter of our discontent

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: Norwalk, Conn. : Easton Press, [1988]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Collector's edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Ethan Allen Hawley works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned. With the decline in their status, his wife is restless, and his teenage children are hungry for the tantalizing material comforts he cannot provide. Then one day, in a moment of moral crisis, Ethan decides to take a holiday from his own scrupulous standards.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Didactic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Winter of our discontent.
Norwalk, Conn. : Easton Press, [1988]
(OCoLC)760157644
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
OCLC Number: 21873795
Description: 281 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

Abstract:

Ethan Allen Hawley works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned. With the decline in their status, his wife is restless, and his teenage children are hungry for the tantalizing material comforts he cannot provide. Then one day, in a moment of moral crisis, Ethan decides to take a holiday from his own scrupulous standards.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21873795> # The winter of our discontent
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "21873795" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1272552#Place/norwalk_conn> ; # Norwalk, Conn.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> ; # Conduct of life
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1272552#Topic/conduct_of_life> ; # Conduct of life
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.52/e20/> ;
   schema:bookEdition "Collector's ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/96992551> ; # John Steinbeck
   schema:datePublished "1988" ;
   schema:description "Ethan Allen Hawley works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned. With the decline in their status, his wife is restless, and his teenage children are hungry for the tantalizing material comforts he cannot provide. Then one day, in a moment of moral crisis, Ethan decides to take a holiday from his own scrupulous standards."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1272552> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Didactic fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/760157644> ;
   schema:name "The winter of our discontent"@en ;
   schema:numberOfPages "281" ;
   schema:productID "21873795" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21873795#PublicationEvent/norwalk_conn_easton_press_1988> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1272552#Agent/easton_press> ; # Easton Press
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21873795> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1272552#Place/norwalk_conn> # Norwalk, Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Norwalk, Conn." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> # Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/96992551> # John Steinbeck
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1968" ;
   schema:familyName "Steinbeck" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Steinbeck" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/760157644>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Winter of our discontent." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21873795> ; # The winter of our discontent
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.