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The old man and the sea

Author: Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner paperback Fiction edView all editions and formats
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Hemingway's triumphant yet tragic story of an old Cuban fisherman and his relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream combines the simplicity of a fable, the significance of a parable, and the drama of an epic.
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Genre/Form: Allegories
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
Old man and the sea.
New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 1995
(OCoLC)894779335
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Hemingway
ISBN: 0684801221 9780684801223 0606002014 9780606002011 0020519109 9780020519102 0808519328 9780808519324
OCLC Number: 33134129
Performer(s): Read by Charlton Heston.
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize Novel Category 1953
Description: 127 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ernest Hemingway.
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Hemingway's triumphant yet tragic story of an old Cuban fisherman and his relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream combines the simplicity of a fable, the significance of a parable, and the drama of an epic.

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