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portable Steinbeck.

John Steinbeck

portable Steinbeck.

by John Steinbeck

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRev., selected, and introduced by Pascal Covici, Jr.
ContributionsCovici, Pascal, 1930- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S8195 Po4, PS3537.T3234 Po4
The Physical Object
Paginationxlii, 692 p.
Number of Pages692
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5704725M
ISBN 100670669601
LC Control Number70149586

The Portable Steinbeck It would be impossible to overstate John Steinbeck’s enduring influence on American letters. Profuse with a richness of language, sly humor, and empathy for even his most flawed characters, Steinbeck’s books are still widely read and deeply relevant today. The Portable Steinbeck is a grand sampling of his most important and popular works. Book in Very Good condition with some minor spotting on cover and usual soiling for a book of this age. In , the Viking Portable Library was introduced, a series designed to provide compact, well-printed anthologies for the general reader and college students. These compilations encompassed works by Hemingway, Steinbeck and Shakespeare.

John Steinbeck, Jr. (born Febru - Decem ) was an American writer best known for the novel Grapes of Wrath, for which he won a Pullitzer Prize, and the novella Of Mice and Men. He wrote 27 books in total, including six non-fiction books, and received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Travels with Charley in Search of America America and Americans Journal of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters PLAYS Of Mice and Men The Moon Is Down COLLECTIONS The Portable Steinbeck The Short Novels of John Steinbeck Steinbeck: A Life in Letters OTHER WORKS The Forgotten Village (documentary)File Size: KB.

While the powerlessness of the laboring class is a recurring theme in Steinbeck's work of the late s, he narrowed his focus when composing "Of Mice and Men" (), creating an intimate portrait of two men facing a world marked by petty tyranny, misunderstanding, jealousy, and callousness. But though the scope is narrow, the theme is universal; a friendship and a shared /5(K). THE VIKING PORTABLE LIBRARY: STEINBECK. Selected By Pascal Covici by Steinbeck, John. New York: Viking, The first edition of the Viking Portable Steinbeck. date on title page and "Published By The Viking Press in July " on copyright page. Original tan cloth boards with front cover illustration of a man holding a shovel or Edition: Edition Not Stated.


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