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Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: Viking, 1962, ©1935.
Edition/Format:   Print book : FictionView all editions and formats
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Adopting the structure and themes of Arthurian legend, John Steinbeck creates a "Camelot" on a shabby hillside above Monterey on the California coast and peoples it with a colorful band of knights. As he chronicles the thoughts and emotions, temptations and lusts of the "knights", Steinbeck spins a tale as compelling as the famous legends of the Round Table.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Legends
Named Person: Arthur, King; Arthur, King.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0670721093 9780670721092 9780140042405 0140042407
OCLC Number: 518138174
Awards: Author was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962.
Description: 207 pages 18 cm
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

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Adopting the structure and themes of Arthurian legend, John Steinbeck creates a "Camelot" on a shabby hillside above Monterey on the California coast and peoples it with a colorful band of knights. As he chronicles the thoughts and emotions, temptations and lusts of the "knights", Steinbeck spins a tale as compelling as the famous legends of the Round Table.

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