The pearl

The pearl

Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Publication Information
New York : Bantam Books, 1963, c1947.


Physical Description
118 pages ; 18 cm.

Bantam pathfinder edition.


General Note
"First published in Woman's Home Companion December 1945 under the title The pearl of the world."

Terrible events follow the discovery of a magnificent pearl by a poor Mexican fisherman.
Kino, a poor Mexican pearl-diver, believes he has received the answer to his prayers when he finds a great pearl worth a fortune, but tragedy soon follows.

Program Information
Accelerated Reader Grades 9-12 7.1 4 Quiz 7119 English fiction, vocabulary quiz available, literary skills quiz available.

Subject Term
Pearl divers -- Mexico -- Fiction.
Avarice -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Mexico -- Fiction.

Added Title
Pearl of the world.

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